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Alex Salmond says General Election is a vote on indyref2

Politics

Warning of fracking threat to whisky industry

Lifestyle

Nicola Sturgeon urged to set out indyref2 plan before election

Politics

Police hunt after female jogger is raped on Lothian footpath

News

Better Together chief Blair McDougall to stand for election

Politics

‘Bombproof’ home for sale in Aberdeenshire for £350k

Homes & Gardens

SNP MP calls on Greens not to stand in Tory target seats

News
Franz Ferdinand's selt-titled debut album sold more than two million copies. Picture: Toby Williams/TSPL

Star of Franz Ferdinand song Jacqueline stands for the SNP

Music

Scott Macnab: MSPs have duty above party orders

Blair McDougall, the former director of Better Together, is bidding to become a Labour MP. Picture Jane Barlow/TSPL

Better Together chief Blair McDougall to stand for election

Politics 21
Franz Ferdinand's selt-titled debut album sold more than two million copies. Picture: Toby Williams/TSPL

Star of Franz Ferdinand song Jacqueline stands for the SNP

Music 30
Kezia Dugdale said Scots are at a "crossroads"

Kezia Dugdale backs Jeremy Corbyn in unity plea

Politics 5
Engineers clear cones from the M8 'missing link' before its opening this month. Picture: SWNS

Infrastructure projects worth £6.4 billion underway in Scotland

Tech 7
The president of the British Society of Animal Science will warn over Brexit threats to farming. Picture: Christopher Furlong/Getty Images

‘UK must change policy or risk farming’s future’

Farming 2
Nationalist MSP Alex Neil showed younger colleagues how to hold public figures to account at Holyrood.

Scott Macnab: MSPs have duty above party orders

Opinion 26
Britain's Prime Minister Theresa May laughs as she talks with a member of staff as she makes a general election campaign visit to a steel works in Newport, Wales. Picture: Getty

Poll shows Theresa May ‘most popular leader since 1970s’

Politics 2

Alex Salmond says General Election is a vote on indyref2

Politics 138

‘I want answers from Bank of Scotland’, says pensioner

Business

Farron sacks Lib Dem candidate over anti-semitism

Politics 2
Rachel Ducker cycles to work in Edinburgh, even though there is parking available for her car. Picture: Sustrans Scotland

Cycling cost saving is equivalent of an 8 per cent pay rise

Transport 7
BP, Edinburgh Road, Bathgate .

Cars stuck in wet cement at Bathgate garage

News 10
ScotRail passengers have already endured months of disruption during previous stages of the upgrading work.

ScotRail disruption from upgrading work to last till December

Transport 15
Stagecoach and Virgin are teaming up with France's SNCF to bid for the west coast rail service. Picture: Contributed

Stagecoach goes head-to-head with First for HS2

Transport 8

Leader comment: Cameras a vital tool for police

Opinion

Video: Police to pull over Edinburgh drivers ‘too close to cyclists’

News 137

Leader comment: Road safety is a two-way street

Opinion 4

Virgin Trains strike suspended after ‘progress’ in talks

Transport 1
Do we really need to spend money on telling parents to read to their children, asks David Bone

David Bone: Take some reponsibility for yourself

News
Oxford University, where students have been issues strict guidelines in a bid to avoid racist behaviour. Picture: Pixabay

University students warned ‘looking away could be racist’

Education 14
Katherine McMahon realised she had to exercise to be healthy. Picture: Neil Hanna

‘Fat’ feminist jogger defies PE class persecutors

News 9
Pupils should be taught about consent in sexual relationships, says MSP.

Consent should be part of sex education, says MSP

Education 5
Sex education is an integral part of the curriculum, according to a government spokeswoman. Picture: Getty Images

Consent needs to be taught as part of sex education, says MSP

News 8
Heriot Watt has signed a multi-million poud deal with oil giant Total (PIC: ROB MCDOUGALL)

Heriot-Watt signs £2.5m research deal with oil giant Total

News 3

Edinburgh researchers join £250m dementia project

Tech

‘Cultural step change’ called for over Scottish school meals

Health 6

Leader comment: School meal offerings still not serving their purpose

Opinion 2

Malala Yousafzai friends set to attend Edinburgh University

News 6
Staffin School. Picture: Contributed

Plans unveiled to repopulate Skye crofting village

News 1
Dredging for scallops causes damage to sensitive marine sites. Picture: Howard Wood

Ilona Amos: Sensitive sites need protected if we want plenty more fish in the sea

Opinion 1
Renewable energy technology can only benefit us, says David Cole-Hamilton. Picture: John Devlin.

David Cole-Hamilton: Emissions cut is win-win

Opinion 9

Scotland’s weather: Snow falls around country

News 6

Edinburgh Zoo’s red pandas move into new enclosure together

News

Rare reef at Loch Carron devastated by scallop dredging

Environment 2

Rubbish row spills over into election in Edinburgh

News 54
Advertising appears in the background at the Euro 2016 match between France and England.

Kevan Christie: Danger of alcohol’s links with sport being noticed by children

Opinion
Cancer rates increase in 10-year period.

Charity urges action as cancer rates rise over the last decade

News
Martin Gillespie has been the lead piper with Skerryvore since helping to form the band in Tiree in 2005.

Scots piping star's secret five-year battle with medical condition

News 1
Fetal physiologist Marcus G. Davey of the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia helped design the artificial womb system. Picture: AP

‘Artificial wombs’ to keep extremely premature babies alive

Tech 3
Children are becomming emotional eaters. Picture: TSPL

Parents ‘shouldn’t teach children to comfort eat’

News
A leaked memo has revealed the pressure at Edinburgh Royal Infirmary. Picture: Greg Macvean

Hospital in meltdown as 36 patients left waiting for a bed

News 161
Keiran McKandie, whose family have donated 10 defibrillators in memory of their son. Picture: Contributed

Donated defibrillator used to help save man’s life

News

Leader comment: Treating symptoms won’t solve A&E problem

Opinion 2

David Bone: Take some reponsibility for yourself

News

Foodbank referrals soar in areas signed up to Universal Credit

Politics 9

Exercise ‘prescription’ boosts brain power in the over 50s

News 2
Santander warned of a 'potentially more challenging' economic outlook as it revealed lower UK profits. Picture: John Stillwell/PA Wire

Santander profits fall amid plunge in Brexit-hit pound

Financial
The Triodos debit card will be made from a renewable alternative to plastic. Picture: Contributed

Ethical bank Triodos to launch first current account

Financial
Lloyds said redress relating to fraud at HBOS will begin to be paid in June. Picture: David Cheskin/PA Wire

Lloyds to start compensating victims of HBOS fraud

Financial
Martin Flanagan says investor concerns over Whitbread's prospects 'look excessive'. Picture: Jane Barlow

Martin Flanagan: Clouds in Whitbread’s coffee cup

Retail

Poll shows Theresa May ‘most popular leader since 1970s’

Politics 2

PMQs: SNP claims Theresa May wants to ‘cut pensions’

Politics 24

Costa Coffee owner ‘cautious’ despite rise in profits

Retail

Kate McCann: Madeleine 10th anniversary is ‘horrible marker of stolen time’

News

Martin Flanagan: Dundee’s game for the digital challenge

Tech 1
Nationalist MSP Alex Neil showed younger colleagues how to hold public figures to account at Holyrood.

Scott Macnab: MSPs have duty above party orders

Opinion 26
Martin Flanagan says investor concerns over Whitbread's prospects 'look excessive'. Picture: Jane Barlow

Martin Flanagan: Clouds in Whitbread’s coffee cup

Retail
Advertising appears in the background at the Euro 2016 match between France and England.

Kevan Christie: Danger of alcohol’s links with sport being noticed by children

Opinion
The former Grampian Police piloted body cameras in 2010

Leader comment: Cameras a vital tool for police

Opinion
Witnesses often feel ignored, frightened and left in the dark about their cases. Picture: Jane Barlow

Margaret Mitchell: Problems in the prosecution service must by addressed

Opinion 2

Euan McColm: French show there is room in the centre ground

Opinion 8

Ayesha Hazarika: Like Thatcher, May has chance to shape nation for a generation

Opinion 3

Jack Cannon: Satire is essential to hold power to account

Opinion 2

Peter HJ de Vink: Give community councils more power

Opinion 2
Film maker Ganesh Panday at UK Parliament after screening of film commemorating Nepal earthquakes. Picture: Contributed

Parliament commemorates anniversary of Nepal earthquakes

News
Linda Norgrove. Picture: Contributed

Linda Norgrove fund stunned by remarkable response to appeal

News
Marine Le Pen is swiftly attempting to rebrand herself as an on-your-side woman of the people, says Euan McColm. Picture: Getty Images

Euan McColm: French show there is room in the centre ground

Opinion 8
Fetal physiologist Marcus G. Davey of the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia helped design the artificial womb system. Picture: AP

‘Artificial wombs’ to keep extremely premature babies alive

Tech 3

Groans as Ivanka Trump defends father’s track record on women

World 3

Russia-linked Hackers target Emmanuel Macron campaign

World 5

US sub arrives in South Korea amid nuclear test fears

World 1

Marine Le Pen stepping down as leader of National Front

World 6
Sir Chris Hoy tries out the 'ski-bike'. Picture: Twitter/@chrishoy

Sir Chris Hoy takes up ‘bike skiing’

Odd 1
Three topiary heads created by Michael Kaplan in his garden. Picture: SWNS

Edinburgh man spends 2,000 hours sculpting ‘head’ hedges

News 3
Couples aer spending almost 20 per cent less on engagement rings.

Amount spent on engagement ring plummets

Odd 2
Derek Halden, CILT Scottish Committee

Derek Halden: Development must link to transport

Opinion
Douglas McLachlan is a partner, Anderson Strathern, and specialises in intellectual property law.

Douglas McLachlan: Pomegranate pipped at the post in advert wars

Opinion
Borders Railway Golden Ticket Holders get to ride on the new rail line the day before the first fare paying passengers. A train on the line at Borthwick

Ian Burke: Borders bang-on for business bonanza

Opinion 1
Robert M Pirsig working on a motorcycle in 1975 (William Morrow via AP)

Obituary: Robert M Pirsig, author of Zen and the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance

Obituaries
Erin Moran has died at the age of 56. Picture: AP

Obituary: Erin Moran, actress who found fame in US sitcom Happy Days

Obituaries
FILE: Former England and Aston Villa defender Ugo Ehiogu dies at 44 after suffering a cardiac arrest. CHESTER, ENGLAND - JANUARY 25:  Ugo Ehiogu manager of Tottenham Hotspur U21 looks on prior to the Barclays U21 Premier League match between Liverpool U21 and Tottenham Hotspur U21 at Lookers Vauxhall Stadium on January 25, 2016 in Chester, England.  (Photo by Alex Livesey/Getty Images)

Obituary: Ugo Ehiogu, former England defender who became partner in a record label

Obituaries

Actor Tom Hardy catches moped thief after chasing him

Celebrity
Sir Elton John has cancelled a series of shows in the US. Picture: Billy Benight/PA Wire

Sir Elton John suffering from “potentially deadly” infection

Celebrity

Mark Millar’s journey from Glasgow to Gotham

News
Girl band 
Bananarama
. Picture: contributed.

Bananarama are back - and will be touring all their hits

Celebrity
Brian Limond, creator of the hit BBC Scotland series Limmys Show, will release his second book of short stories next month. Picture: John Devlin/TSPL

Interview: Limmy reveals how coding skills made him famous

Tech 2