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Nicola Sturgeon: Scottish independence may offer ‘greatest stability’ post-Brexit

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GPs are prescribing more children in Scotland with anti-depressant pills. Picture: Getty Images

Hundreds more Scots children prescribed anti-depressant pills

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Tony Blair holds a press conference at Admiralty House, London as he responds to the Chilcot report  Picture: PA Wire

10,000 sign petition to ‘hold Tony Blair to account’ over Iraq war

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Remote Highland community set to generate own hydro energy

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May vows ‘practical solution’ to Irish border post-Brexit

Politics 11

Ex-footballer Ray Wilkins pleads guilty to drink driving

Football
A Trainspotting 2 trailer has been released. Picture: YouTube.

Video: New Trainspotting 2 teaser trailer released

Film 10
Former BHS boss Sir Philip Green. Picture: PA

Damning report into BHS collapse ‘clearly concerning’

Politics 4
Theresa May with Northern Ireland's First Minister Arlene Foster and Deputy First Minister Martin McGuinness. Picture: AFP/Getty Images

Leaders: Hard borders are a fact of life for those outside EU

Opinion 6
Chancellor Philip Hammond has been urged to revisit predecessor George Osbornes rejection of a recommendation to improve regulation. Picture: PA

MPs call for commission to shake up banking watchdog

Financial 2
Scotland's First Minister Nicola Sturgeon. Picture: PA

Nicola Sturgeon: Scottish independence may offer ‘greatest stability’ post-Brexit

News 548
Prime Minister Theresa May met with Irish leaders in Belfast. Picture: PA

May vows ‘practical solution’ to Irish border post-Brexit

Politics 11
Paddy Ashdown has announced the formation of More United, which takes its name from the words of the maiden speech in the House of Commons by murdered MP Jo Cox. Picture: Getty

Euan McColm: The really radical thing to do is to work together

Opinion 8
Tony Blair holds a press conference at Admiralty House, London as he responds to the Chilcot report  Picture: PA Wire

10,000 sign petition to ‘hold Tony Blair to account’ over Iraq war

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Juncker: UK must accept EU rules to access single market

Politics 21

In full: Nicola Sturgeon’s post-Brexit speech to the IPPR

News 24

Lesley Riddoch: Brexit-Lite offer exposes faults within Union

Opinion 53
Motorists have been told to expect disruption in coming weeks. Picture: Getty

Dover queue fears raised with French ‘days ago’

Transport 2

Glasgow Queen street tunnel to reopen early

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21-year-old driver killed in Angus crash. Picture: John Devlin

Young woman driver killed in wall crash in Angus

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Some motorists were left waiting in their cars for up to 15 hours as queues built up at port. Picture: PA

Motorists heading to Dover warned to expect more delays

Transport

Passengers hit by fresh disruption as rail strikes continue

Politics 12

Man in serious condition after jet ski crash on Loch Lomond

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Bike journey target ‘unlikely’ to be achieved in Scotland

Transport 11
Edinburgh University is one of a number in Scotland seeking reassurance on rights of EU research nationals post-Brexit. Picture: Ian Georgeson/JP Licence

Universities seeking reassurance on rights of EU nationals

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Counter-terrorism training for educational institutions should be scrapped, campaigners have said. Picture: Ian Rutherford

Bin counter-terrorism training for Scots teachers, say campaigners

Education 10
Stirling University. Picture: Donald Macleod

Man who walked around Stirling Uni library naked fined £600 for ‘dare’

Odd 9
A campaign group has called for counter-terrorism training for teachers to be suspended. Picture (posed by models): John Devlin

Call for end to counter-terror training for Scots teachers

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A slice through the new map of the Universe, six billion light years wide, shows a 20th of the sky. Picture: contributed

Scientists put 1.2m galaxies on largest 3D space map ever made

Education 3
City of Glasgow College. Picture: Edmund Sumner

City of Glasgow College shortlisted for architectural prize

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Nicola Benedetti set to launch campaign for music in schools

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Vandals cause £100,000 worth of damage to Glasgow school

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Subsidence at new £12m school sparks investigation

Education 9

One in five Scots rejected by university as funding fears grow

Politics 77

Remote Highland community set to generate own hydro energy

News 9
Carbon Capture units extract CO2 emissions. Picture: Neil Hanna

Ilona Amos: Carbon capture best hope of combating climate change

Environment 2
21,000 people now work in the green energy sector in Scotland. Picture: John Devlin

Future of Scotland’s renewable energy industry ‘at risk’

Politics 24

Scottish Government wind farm decision ‘was lawful’

Politics 33

SSPCA in rehoming appeal as exotic pet rescues increase by 74%

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GPs are prescribing more children in Scotland with anti-depressant pills. Picture: Getty Images

Hundreds more Scots children prescribed anti-depressant pills

News 5
Prince Harry reveals he regrets not talking about his mother's death. Picture: Chris Jackson/Getty Images

Prince Harry ‘regrets’ not speaking about mother’s death

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Kate Granger. Picture: Contributed

Doctor behind campaign to humanise patient care dies aged 34

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Each year more than 4,600 Scots are diagnosed with breast cancer, the most commonly diagnosed cancer north of the Border. Picture: Jane Barlow

Single gene could help to predict breast cancer risk

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Chris King, Britain's first double hand transplant patient. Picture: Danny Lawson/PA Wire

UK’s first double hand transplant patient feels ‘whole again’

Tech 1
More than 3,300 under-18s received hospital treatment for drink and drugs during the last two years. Picture: Getty

Children under four-years-old treated for drink and drugs misuse

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Drink is thought to have caused about half a million cancer deaths in a year. Picture: PA

Alcohol linked to seven types of cancer

UK 3

Asthma cure on horizon, says leading charity

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Stem cell donations rocket after Ava Stark plea

Charities

Family histories of disease not only influenced by genes

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Energy drinks ‘should be banned for the under-16s’

UK 3
Ray Wilkins arriving at Uxbridge Magistrates' Court in London. Picture: PA

Ex-footballer Ray Wilkins pleads guilty to drink driving

Football
Motorists have been told to expect disruption in coming weeks. Picture: Getty

Dover queue fears raised with French ‘days ago’

Transport 2
Former BHS boss Sir Philip Green. Picture: PA

Damning report into BHS collapse ‘clearly concerning’

Politics 4
Theresa May with Northern Ireland's First Minister Arlene Foster and Deputy First Minister Martin McGuinness. Picture: AFP/Getty Images

Leaders: Hard borders are a fact of life for those outside EU

Opinion 6

MPs call for commission to shake up banking watchdog

Financial 2

Nicola Sturgeon: Scottish independence may offer ‘greatest stability’ post-Brexit

News 548

May vows ‘practical solution’ to Irish border post-Brexit

Politics 11

Euan McColm: The really radical thing to do is to work together

Opinion 8
The Japanese electronics company last year produced 750,000 VCRs  in 2000 it made 15 million. Picture: AP

Japanese electronics firm pulls plug on world’s last video recorder

World 1
Rats compete for food with native New Zealand species. Picture: AP

New Zealand announces plan to wipe out rodents by 2050

World 2
Picture: AP

Two killed as gunman opens fire at Florida nightclub

World
Scientists at the University of Aberdeen have measured oxygen levels of air from 815 million years ago. Picture: Contributed

Aberdeen scientists measure the air breathed by Earth’s first animals

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Rats compete for food with native New Zealand species. Picture: AP

New Zealand announces plan to wipe out rodents by 2050

World 2
Kolo Toure would star at Arsenal despite his bizarre first day. Picture: Getty

Kolo Toure on his infamous first training session at Arsenal

Celtic 6
Taleban fancy dress costume has caused outrage. Picture: Morph Costumes

Edinburgh costume makers’ Taleban fancy dress a ‘sick joke’

Odd 14
James Blunt, whose Scots lookalike is being pestered on his honeymoon. Picture: Jayne Emsley/TSPL

James Blunt fans harass Scots lookalike on honeymoon

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5 of the most far-flung Scottish pubs around the world

Odd 3

Bid launched to rename Brussels sprouts after Brexit vote

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Was there really a tornado in Edinburgh?

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Police ‘sorry’ for arrest of Glasgow toy car collector

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Adele stuns fan on stage with a kiss on the lips. Picture: Kevin Winter/Getty Images

Adele accidentally locks lips with fan on stage in Canada

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James Blunt, whose Scots lookalike is being pestered on his honeymoon. Picture: Jayne Emsley/TSPL

James Blunt fans harass Scots lookalike on honeymoon

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Ian Rankin will be one of several high-profile figures to perform the show. Picture: PA

Ian Rankin to help read Chilcot Report in its entirety at Fringe show

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In a moment while filming was paused, a member of the film crew carefully dabbed the red-headed actor who plays the lead character Mark Renton with sun cream. Picture: Hemedia

In pictures: Trainspotting 2 cast struggle in Edinburgh heatwave

News 4
Access to real-time passenger information provides an enormous benefit to the travelling public. Picture: Jane Barlow

Russell Imrie: Wait over for real-time passenger information

Opinion
It is clear new drink-driving limits have had the effect of keeping people out of pub. Picture: PA

Colin Valentine: Drink-drive limits have hurt rural pub industry

Opinion
Renewable energy has created thousands of jobs and is benefitting climate change. Picture: Getty Images

Niall Stuart: Renewable energy is still hot favourite

Opinion 1
Alan Vega, American musician who co-founded influential punk band Suicide. Picture: AFP/Getty Images

Obituary: Alan Vega, iconic punk and electronic musician

Obituaries
Betty Huggett, ATA pilot who ditched in the Forth during bad weather while delivering a bomber. Picture: Contributed

Obituary: Betty Huggett, Spitfire pilot in Second World War

Obituaries
Sir Malcolm Macnaughton, Professor of obstetrics and gynaecology who helped create the Warnock Report. Picture: Contributed

Obituary: Sir Malcolm Macnaughton, obstetrician and gynaecologist

Obituaries
Theresa May with Northern Ireland's First Minister Arlene Foster and Deputy First Minister Martin McGuinness. Picture: AFP/Getty Images

Leaders: Hard borders are a fact of life for those outside EU

Opinion 6
Carbon Capture units extract CO2 emissions. Picture: Neil Hanna

Ilona Amos: Carbon capture best hope of combating climate change

Environment 2
Paddy Ashdown has announced the formation of More United, which takes its name from the words of the maiden speech in the House of Commons by murdered MP Jo Cox. Picture: Getty

Euan McColm: The really radical thing to do is to work together

Opinion 8
Access to real-time passenger information provides an enormous benefit to the travelling public. Picture: Jane Barlow

Russell Imrie: Wait over for real-time passenger information

Opinion
It is clear new drink-driving limits have had the effect of keeping people out of pub. Picture: PA

Colin Valentine: Drink-drive limits have hurt rural pub industry

Opinion
Renewable energy has created thousands of jobs and is benefitting climate change. Picture: Getty Images

Niall Stuart: Renewable energy is still hot favourite

Opinion 1
Alyn Smith received a standing ovation for his speech on Scotlands continuing membership of the EU. Picture: Christian Creutz

Lesley Riddoch: Brexit-Lite offer exposes faults within Union

Opinion 53

Iain Penman: Avoiding feuding families down on the farm

Opinion

Nadine Martin: Division of assets still no open and shut case

Opinion

Guy Lougher: Don’t be spooked by worries over Brexit

Opinion 2

Richard Power: Uncertain times for the energy sector after Leave

Opinion 2