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Doubling fines for botched roadworks to £100,000 proposed

Transport
The Labour leader with Kezia Dugdale on a visit to Glasgow. Picture: John Devlin

Euan McColm: Corbyn’s visit forces Sturgeon to pick sides

Opinion
Bon Scott fronts the band in their 1970s heyday. Picture: Rex Features

AC/DC fan in bid to crack ‘Da Vinci Code of rock’

Music
Elder care nurse playing jigsaw puzzle with senior woman in nursing home

‘Rush’ to detect dementia attacked by NHS expert

UK

Shieldhall: Intrepid tunnellers save Glasgow from floods

News

White van rams into front entrance of Ayr police station

News

Back our own indyref, Catalans urge Sturgeon

Politics

Jeremy Corbyn: I never promised to write off student debt

Politics
A personal photo album of the late Diana, Princess of Wales, shows the princess and Prince Harry on holiday and features in the new ITV documentary 'Diana, Our Mother: Her Life and Legacy'

Princes tell of Diana’s last phone call on day she died

UK

Dani Garavelli: Time Lady won’t drag us out of Dark Ages

The Labour leader has insisted he did not promise to write off student debt as he campaigned for the youth vote in the general election. Picture; PA

Jeremy Corbyn: I never promised to write off student debt

Politics
US President Donald Trump took to Twitter to post a series of messages. Picture; Getty

Donald Trump says he has ‘complete power’ to pardon

World 4
The number of zero hour contracts in Scotland has fallen. Picture; PA

Number of zero hour contracts in Scotland falls

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Secretary of State for the Department of Exiting the European Union David Davis (centre) has had a key role in Brexit talks. Picture; Jane Barlow

Poll: A fifth of Tory members back David Davis as next leader

Business
Alex Salmond spoke to Ian Swanson ahead of his sold out Fringe show. Picture: Greg Mavean

Alex Salmond: Indyref2 will come right as Brexit goes wrong

Politics 567
The figures, analysed by the Scottish Property Federation, led to the organisation saying that they point to the continued slowing of the commercial property market in Scotland. Picture: Ben Birchall/PA Wire

Land and building tax revenue in Scotland plummets by 31%

Companies 33

Euan McColm: Corbyn’s visit forces Sturgeon to pick sides

Opinion 45
Ministers want beef up sanctions against roadworks firms. Picture: Dave Scott

Doubling fines for botched roadworks to £100,000 proposed

Transport
A wash out at today's airshow - crew members sitting under the wing of a spitfire

Scotland’s National Airshow washout for first time in 20 years

Transport 3
Extra rail services are to be laid on for the Edinburgh Festival. Picture Jeff J Mitchell/Getty Images

ScotRail announces extra services for Edinburgh Festival

News 10

Swedish rail firm names new train ‘Trainy McTrainface’

Odd 2

Scots tourists caught up in Kos earthquake

World

UK airports prepare for ‘busiest day in history’

Transport 8

Alastair Dalton: Switch off campaign may be forlorn hope

Opinion 1
The Labour leader has insisted he did not promise to write off student debt as he campaigned for the youth vote in the general election. Picture; PA

Jeremy Corbyn: I never promised to write off student debt

Politics
Many schools actively encourage pupils to discuss disasters like the Grenfell Tower fire.

Leader comment: Schools not shying away from reality

Opinion 1
There are now 2,524 schools in Scotland compared with 2,730 ten years ago

More than 200 Scottish schools axed in past decade

Politics 34
A collapsed wall at Oxgangs Primary School in Edinburgh. Several buildings built under PFI contracts were found to have serious faults

SNP ‘failing to learn from Edinburgh schools scandal’

Politics 13
The proportion of firsts handed out by UK universities has soared, with a third of institutions now grading at least one in four degrees with the top honour. Picture: David Cheskin/PA Wire

First-class degrees on the increase at Scottish universities

Education 4
The Tamagotchi - Japanese for 'cute little egg' - was hugely popular in the Nineties. PIcture: TSPL

20 of the biggest Scottish school playground crazes

News 1
Laura Muir is likely to miss the 2018 Games. Picture; John Devlin

Scottish runner Laura Muir ‘likely’ to miss 2018 Commonwealth Games

Athletics 2

Glasgow ‘least affordable city in the UK’ for students

Education 3

Bulky T-Rex ‘could not have moved at high speed’

Tech 2

Aberdeen university leads global project to battle cyber-attacks

Tech 2

Shieldhall: Intrepid tunnellers save Glasgow from floods

News
The Cairngorms national park

Cairngorms landowner accused of blocking access to trail

News 1
The island of Ulva

Ulva buyout plans halt £4m sale of island

News 6
Humpback whales star in new book revealing the secrets of ocean life.

Whales compose songs to attract females, Scots scientists find

Tech 1

Don’t be ‘silent assassins’ drivers urged

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Eleanor M Harris: Ecological green shoots grow in desert Iceland

Opinion 1

Andy Summers: Building understanding of architecture’s importance

Opinion

Scots scientists begin study to find if modern man can still speak ape

Environment 4
A failure to  wash hands after a visit to the toilet can spark a far-reaching chain of events if germs are then spread from the carrier to others

Jane Bradley: Time to come clean over hygiene

Opinion 2
Elder care nurse playing jigsaw puzzle with senior woman in nursing home

‘Rush’ to detect dementia attacked by NHS expert

UK 7

Leader: Early support must follow diagnosis of dementia

Opinion
New rules on blood donation  which also apply to sex workers  could be introduced by November

More gays and bisexuals allowed to give blood

Health 3
Curbs on junk food ads might ease the situation. Photograph: Getty

Obesity crisis behind 150 fire service calls

News 1
Ranting about politics and posting too many selfies are both big no-nos on social media, according to research. Picture: Contributed

Revealed: The top 25 social media ‘sins’

News

Charlie Gard: Parents preparing for latest legal fight

UK

Vat free help for mobility items

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Air pollution ‘kills 2500 Scots a year’

Promoted content

Jim Duffy: Cut a bit of slack for those who need a kick-start

Opinion 1

UK

The salaries of high earner workers at the BBC was published this week. Picture; PA

BBC’s top female stars set to revolt over gender pay gap

Lifestyle 17
Secretary of State for the Department of Exiting the European Union David Davis (centre) has had a key role in Brexit talks. Picture; Jane Barlow

Poll: A fifth of Tory members back David Davis as next leader

Business
A personal photo album of the late Diana, Princess of Wales, shows the princess and Prince Harry on holiday and features in the new ITV documentary 'Diana, Our Mother: Her Life and Legacy'

Princes tell of Diana’s last phone call on day she died

UK
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British Cycling heeds Hoy’s call in diversity vote:

UK

‘Rush’ to detect dementia attacked by NHS expert

UK 7

Dani Garavelli: Time Lady won’t drag us out of Dark Ages

News 9

Polish expatriates to honour ‘Chopin’s widow’

Lifestyle
A failure to  wash hands after a visit to the toilet can spark a far-reaching chain of events if germs are then spread from the carrier to others

Jane Bradley: Time to come clean over hygiene

Opinion 2
Early role play can have a lasting impact. Picture: Getty/iStockphoto

James Millar and Ros Ball: How to rear heroes and heroines

Opinion
Jodie Whittaker is to be paid the same as her predecessor, Peter Capaldi. Picture: Colin Hutton/BBC

Dani Garavelli: Time Lady won’t drag us out of Dark Ages

News 9

Leader: Early support must follow diagnosis of dementia

Opinion
The cost of flowers is not usually covered

James Walker: Funeral plan may be the last thing you need

Business
The Labour leader with Kezia Dugdale on a visit to Glasgow. Picture: John Devlin

Euan McColm: Corbyn’s visit forces Sturgeon to pick sides

Opinion 45
Overseas visitors should create an all-time peak for international tourism spend this year. Picture: Steven Scott Taylor

Bill Jamieson: Record year makes strongest case yet for taxing tourists

Business 1

Gareth Shaw: Pension freedoms come with a caveat

Opinion

Stephen Jardine: Net gains from return of North Sea cod

Opinion 3

Nicholas Kristof: If Dr Trump was your surgeon…

Opinion 2

Leader comment: Nothing to be gained from antagonism

Opinion 10
US President Donald Trump took to Twitter to post a series of messages. Picture; Getty

Donald Trump says he has ‘complete power’ to pardon

World 4
A pair of pliers is one thing, but what damage could Donald Trump inflict with a scalpel?

Nicholas Kristof: If Dr Trump was your surgeon…

Opinion 2
White House press secretary Sean Spicer has resigned. Picture: AP

Sean Spicer resigns as White House press secretary

Politics 6
Workers bring a casket to the Dali Theatre Museum in Figueres.

Exhumation of Salvador Dali’s remains finds his moustache still attached

World

Swedish rail firm names new train ‘Trainy McTrainface’

Odd 2

Scots tourists caught up in Kos earthquake

World

Minneapolis shooting ‘should not have happened’

World

Earthquake kills two on Greek Island of Kos

News

Odd

St Mary's Catholic Cathedral. Picture: NW Images

Edinburgh cathedral puts on a Mass for stag party

Odd 8
An MTR Express train. Picture: Contributed

Swedish rail firm names new train ‘Trainy McTrainface’

Odd 2
Would you like to see Andy Murray in Outlander?

Calls for Andy Murray to feature in Outlander

Lifestyle
Ranting about politics and posting too many selfies are both big no-nos on social media, according to research. Picture: Contributed

Revealed: The top 25 social media ‘sins’

News
Measuring Raised Beds to Counteract Salinated Soil in Bangladesh

Educators must light the flame of current and future young ‘glocalisers’

Opinion
John McHugh is an Edinburgh-based Partner in the Dispute Resolution team at Harper Macleod.

John McHugh: Reduced VAT rating remains a sticky area

Opinion
New legislation and new policies  are needed now  to repair and protect our landscapes and scenery, not just the special and best

Professor Roger Crofts: This scene is only going to get worse

Opinion 3
David Laing, footballer turned journalist

Obituary: David ‘Davie’ Laing, footballer, Hearts stalwart and Scottish Cup winner with Clyde

Obituaries
Betty Dukes testifies on Capitol Hill in Washington. Picture: J. Scott Applewhite/AP

Betty Dukes: Employee who took on Walmart over discrimination

Obituaries
Bernard Nottage during his career as an international sprinter

Obituary: Bernard J Nottage, Bahamian international sprinter and politician

Obituaries

Princes tell of Diana’s last phone call on day she died

UK
Radio 2 presenter Jeremy Vine who has been slammed as "grossly overpaid" by a listener following the publication of his BBC pay packet. Picture; PA

Jeremy Vine faces awkward exchange over BBC wage

Celebrity 3
Martin Landau, the Oscar-winning actor, has died at the age of 89. Picture: Getty Images

Martin Landau, Oscar-winning actor, dies at 89

Celebrity
George Romero arrives for a screening of 'Survival of the Dead' in Venice in 2009. Picture: AP

George Romero, Night of the Living Dead director, dies at 77

Celebrity