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Stopping Cup final pitch invasion ‘could have caused deaths’

News 11
Barclays research shows that wealth, spending or earnings rose throughout the UK in the 12 months to April 2016, while jobless rates fell. Picture: PA

Scottish households see biggest rise in wealth in UK

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Secretary of State for Scotland David Mundell. Picture: Isabel Infantes/PA Wire

Scotland’s electoral map set to be redrawn

News 6

Video: Edinburgh Festival finale goes off with a bang

News 5

World first as tidal turbine system supplies national grid with electricity

Energy 10

Income tax may double for Scots after independence - Gordon Brown

Politics 125

Leaders: Dream of self-sufficiency takes a step forward

Opinion 12

‘Drunk’ pilots arrested at Glasgow Airport released on bail

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Education Secretary John Swinney. Picture: John Devlin

John Swinney to meet with historic child abuse survivors

Politics 4
Andrew McCornick said farmers and crofters 'play a vital role' in rural communities. Picture: Contributed

Andrew McCornick voices NFU’s fears on land reform

Farming 1
Angela Constance will meet to hear concerns Picture: JP

Angela Constance to meet Labour-led group to discuss funding

Politics 1
Secretary of State for Scotland David Mundell. Picture: Isabel Infantes/PA Wire

Scotland’s electoral map set to be redrawn

News 6
Icas chief executive Anton Colella said the freedom to hire people across Europe must be a 'crucial' part of Brexit talks. Picture: Contributed

Finance chiefs downbeat in wake of Brexit vote

Financial 9
Young 'more engaged' with Independence, study reveals. Picture: Toby Williams

Young and educated ‘more engaged by Independence debate’

News 11
Addressing the Edinburgh International Book Festival, Gordon Brown said the SNP has no solution over currency under independence. Picture: SWNS

Income tax may double for Scots after independence - Gordon Brown

Politics 125

Farmers need to make the case for keeping subsidies

Farming 6

Scots councils urgently need more mental health officers

Politics 1

Leaders: Dream of self-sufficiency takes a step forward

Opinion 12

New advice sent out to reduce pressure on Scots teachers

Education 2
Thousands of rails passengers dodge paying for a ticket. Picture: John Devlin

ScotRail say 900,000 journeys made fraudulently each year

News 18
Two pilots have appeared in court after being arrested on suspicion of being under the influence of alcohol at Glasgow Airport. Picture: PA

‘Drunk’ pilots arrested at Glasgow Airport released on bail

News
The transport industry is seeking new staff all the time  and not just drivers. Picture: iStock Editorial

Martin Reid: National Lorry Week highlights work opportunities

Opinion
The CalMac ferry to Rothesay. Picture: John Devlin

CalMac announce plans for transforming ferry services

News 3

Slump in bus routes across Scotland ‘must be investigated’

Politics 15

Two pilots arrested ‘under the influence’ at Glasgow Airport

Transport 8

Rail operators call for trees to be cut amid damage to trains

Transport 5
Picture: PA

Scottish teachers to ballot for strike action

News
Exterior view of Whitburn Academy.

West Lothian teacher faces ban after being accused of sleeping with pupil

News
LIam Fee was murdered by his mother and her civil partner. Picture: PA

Liam Fee’s social worker branded ‘erratic’ by manager

News
The Curriculum for Excellence has created a climate of fear. Picture: Getty Images/iStockphoto

New advice sent out to reduce pressure on Scots teachers

Education 2
Education Secretary John Swinney. Picture: John Devlin

John Swinney to meet with historic child abuse survivors

Politics 4
Scientists are a step closer to developing a test for early-stage Parkinson's disease. Picture: PA

Scientists close on test for early-stage Parkinson’s disease

Tech 5
Mark McDonald with primary school children, who he believes will benefit from early exposure to education

Councils challenge SNP vow to double free childcare

Education 67

Leader: Parents’ lives will be transformed by nursery plan

Opinion 8

Jane Bradley: Regulation is needed for tutors

Opinion 2

Shortlist revealed for student entrepreneurs contest

Companies 3

Number of students falls dramatically under new college setup

Education 17
Venturefest Scotland will see three teams pitch their ideas for tackling air pollution. Picture: Contributed

Young innovators battle it out against air pollution

Tech
The potential of wind power to deliver much of Scotlands energy needs is already well known. Picture: John Devlin

Leaders: Dream of self-sufficiency takes a step forward

Opinion 12
A tidal turbine is pulled out to location Picture: Scottish Renewables

World first as tidal turbine system supplies national grid with electricity

Energy 10
Rubbish on beaches is not just an inconvenience for us, it also poses a major hazard for our wildlife. Picture: Contributed

Ilona Amos: Doing our bit to keep beaches safe for wildlife

Opinion

Highland community hydro project reaches £900,000 milestone

News 17

Scots engineer designs hi-tech tool to reduce sun’s glare

News 1

Census shows mixed fortunes for declining harbour seal colonies

Environment 1
An additional 40 full-time officers would be needed to fully address the gap in staffing level. Picture: Contributed

Scots councils urgently need more mental health officers

Politics 1
Scientists are a step closer to developing a test for early-stage Parkinson's disease. Picture: PA

Scientists close on test for early-stage Parkinson’s disease

Tech 5
With 72,000 children across Scotland currently receiving treatment for asthma, there are fears that a lack of proper management of the condition was causing problems. Picture: Chris Rogers

Lack of Scots asthma care causes ‘unacceptable’ death rates

News 7
Pancreatic cancer survivor Noreen Leighton. Picture: contributed

Scots scientists lead cancer resistance trial

News
DermalClinic. Picture: Contributed

Scottish spa treatment: DermalClinic, Edinburgh

Health
Lily Jencks at the London Maggies Centre. Picture: Debra Hurford

Lily Jencks on success of Maggie’s Centres 20 years on

Lifestyle
Researchers from QMU spoke to people drinking nearly ten times the recommended weekly alcohol limit. Picture: iStockphoto/Getty

Alcohol price plan ‘will harm biggest drinkers’

News 31

Leading scientist suspended amid ‘research misconduct’ investigation

News 17

Tragic teen footballer saves two lives with organ donation

News 10

Smokers sought for study on safety of e-cigarettes

News

Cheap paint ingredient paves way to repairing broken bones

News
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Kittens make 500 mile journey in plant machinery

News
Monzo chief executive Tom Blomfield says major lenders face being swept away by new technology. Picture: Monzo/PA Wire

Challenger bank says rivals ‘face ruin’ from tech

Financial 3
Barclays research shows that wealth, spending or earnings rose throughout the UK in the 12 months to April 2016, while jobless rates fell. Picture: PA

Scottish households see biggest rise in wealth in UK

News 11

Trial of Labour MP accused of assaulting Yes supporter adjourned

News 6

Wallets lighter with contactless payments on the rise

UK

Theresa May calls Cabinet to discuss plans for Brexit

Politics 12

Lord Janner abuse claims ‘should be heard in court’

UK 1
Actor Gene Wilder starred in film classics such as Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory and Young Frankenstein. Picture: AP

Willy Wonka actor Gene Wilder dies, aged 83

Film 5
Demonstrators protest against Frances burkini ban outside the French Embassy in London. Picture: AFP/Getty Images

Paris Gourtsoyannis: Isolation isn’t the answer to division

Opinion 7
A popular vote on gay marriage has hit a stumbling block in Australia. Picture: Getty Images

Australian plans for gay marriage vote hit a stumbling block

World
The burnt-out car used to ram the National Institute for Criminalistics and Criminology is removed from the scene in Brussels. Picture: AFP/Getty Images

Five arrested after arson attack on crime laboratory in Brussels

World
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Kittens make 500 mile journey in plant machinery

News
Picture: Ruairidh Macdonald

Photographer captures Milky Way from North Uist

News 8
Picture: Gary Hodgson

Reindeer enjoy the Cairngorms snow in summer weather

Odd 5
Newlands was jailed at the High Court in Glasgow. File picture: John Devlin

Judge says ‘LOL’ as he jails man over Facebook boast

Glasgow 1

Alan Cumming ‘cures’ Nicola Sturgeon’s fear of dogs

News 75

Is this one of the best hat-tricks of all time?

News 7

Thieves steal 230 ducks from Aberdeenshire farm

News 4
Actor Gene Wilder starred in film classics such as Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory and Young Frankenstein. Picture: AP

Willy Wonka actor Gene Wilder dies, aged 83

Film 5
Noel Gallagher's High Flying Birds performed in Glasgow. Picture: Jane Barlow

Noel Gallagher jokes with Celtic fans during Glasgow gig

Music 23
Trump with, from left to right, his sister Maryanne Trump Barry and cousins Willie Murray, Alasdair Murray, Calum Murray and Chrissie Murray at the house in Tong where his mother was brought up

Insight: Why does the Trump trail go cold in the Hebrides?

World 24
Comedian Frankie Boyle has criticised 'risk averse' TV comedy in the UK. Picture: Robert Perry

Frankie Boyle warns ‘risk averse’ TV comedy becoming ‘stale’

TV & Radio 13
Airports provide a vital link for Scotlands Highlands and Islands. Picture: Contributed

High flyers see island life doesn’t stay too grounded

Opinion
The transport industry is seeking new staff all the time  and not just drivers. Picture: iStock Editorial

Martin Reid: National Lorry Week highlights work opportunities

Opinion
The gap was close to 20 per cent last year. Picture: PA

Take steps to address any gender pay gap now

Opinion
Michael Haywood, head teacher who recreated prestigious English school in Thailand. Picture: Contributed

Obituary: Michael Robert Haywood, headmaster

Obituaries
Former chair, NHS Highland. Picture: Ewen Weatherspoon

Obituary: Caroline Thomson OBE, former chair, NHS Highland

Obituaries
A scene from the Long Good Friday, a film produced by Barry Hanson. Picture: Kobal Collection

Obituary: Barry Hanson, British film producer

Obituaries
George Fraser, Burma veteran and licensed grocer. Picture: Contributed

Obituary: George Fraser MBE TD, soldier and licensed grocer

Obituaries
Prunella Scales and John Cleese in Fawlty Towers, a high watermark for TV comedy that the BBC isnt touching in its rush to remake. Picture: BBC

Aidan Smith: Are we being well-served by elderly sitcoms remakes?

Opinion 1
The potential of wind power to deliver much of Scotlands energy needs is already well known. Picture: John Devlin

Leaders: Dream of self-sufficiency takes a step forward

Opinion 12
Rubbish on beaches is not just an inconvenience for us, it also poses a major hazard for our wildlife. Picture: Contributed

Ilona Amos: Doing our bit to keep beaches safe for wildlife

Opinion
Airports provide a vital link for Scotlands Highlands and Islands. Picture: Contributed

High flyers see island life doesn’t stay too grounded

Opinion
Demonstrators protest against Frances burkini ban outside the French Embassy in London. Picture: AFP/Getty Images

Paris Gourtsoyannis: Isolation isn’t the answer to division

Opinion 7
The transport industry is seeking new staff all the time  and not just drivers. Picture: iStock Editorial

Martin Reid: National Lorry Week highlights work opportunities

Opinion
St Kilda was finally evacuated on economic grounds in 1930

On this day: St Kilda was evacuated on ‘economic’ grounds

Opinion

Bill Jamieson: Injecting activism into passive investments

Opinion

Take steps to address any gender pay gap now

Opinion

Don’t just take the plunge on Twitter

Opinion

The price to pay for full cost court fees is too high

Opinion 1