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Mixed response to SNP air passenger duty plans

Politics
The SNP manifesto proposed cutting APD by 50% from April 2018. Picture: Wiki Commons

SNP to press on with plans to scrap air passenger duty

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‘No real shift’ in support for Scottish independence post-Brexit

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Driver’s horror as car bursts into flames at Newbridge

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The Bishop’s Isles: home to vikings, land raiders - and a giant called Peter

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More protection needed for mountain hares, charity claims

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More than 500 children have been identified as potential victims of online sexual abuse during a major police investigation. Picture: PA

523 children identified as potential online sex abuse victims

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The consultation on air passenger duty received 160 responses. Picture: Jane Barlow

Mixed response to SNP air passenger duty plans

Politics
The SNP manifesto proposed cutting APD by 50% from April 2018. Picture: Wiki Commons

SNP to press on with plans to scrap air passenger duty

Politics 52
Shadow defence minister 
Clive Lewis, who won his Norwich South seat from the Lib Dems last year. Photograph: Rob Stothard/Getty

Euan McColm: Labour’s fantasy politics lead to Neverland

Opinion 11

Victims of police spying accuse May of cover-up

Politics 2
Baroness Ros Altmann was pensions minister under David Cameron

SNP urges pension review as reforms dubbed dangerous

Politics 12
Protesters make their case outside the Supreme Court 
in London. Picture: Lauren Hurley/PA

Dani Garavelli: In denial over Named Person court ruling

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The BHS and Tata Steel crises have sparked fresh concerns over the ability of sponsoring companies to meet their pension promises. Photograph: Ian Georgeson

Fears grow for future of final salary pension schemes after BHS scandal

Business 1

You can’t call rebel party Labour, Corbyn insists

Politics 4

Owen Smith urged to condemn rebels over ‘split threats’

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All Royal Navy 45 Destroyers in port at same time

News 4

‘No real shift’ in support for Scottish independence post-Brexit

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The consultation on air passenger duty received 160 responses. Picture: Jane Barlow

Mixed response to SNP air passenger duty plans

Politics
The SNP manifesto proposed cutting APD by 50% from April 2018. Picture: Wiki Commons

SNP to press on with plans to scrap air passenger duty

Politics 52
Signs warning drivers of the new speed limits have been put up around Edinburgh. Picture: Ian Georgeson

Edinburgh’s 20mph speed limit launches tomorrow

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The Twingo is seen on fire on Traffic Scotland's CCTV. Picture: Contributed

Driver’s horror as car bursts into flames at Newbridge

News 12

Insight: How terrorism has changed our holiday plans

Transport

BA owner IAG revisits growth plans amid Brexit uncertainty

Transport 3

Sale of alcohol at UK airports to be reviewed after incidents

Transport 15

Alastair Dalton: Enjoying the journey has always been an option

Opinion 1
The Prevent programme requires teachers to report extremist behaviour or radicalised beliefs to authorities. Picture: Getty Images/iStockphoto

Proposed classroom terror scheme ‘will only increase racism’

Education 18
More than 500 children have been identified as potential victims of online sexual abuse during a major police investigation. Picture: PA

523 children identified as potential online sex abuse victims

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The No To Named Person campaign group opposed the Scottish Government's plans to appoint state guardians. Picture: Gordon Fraser

Leaders: Named Person ruling offers opportunity to get it right

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Ensuring the pupils developed a viable business model were the Academys expert mentors including Ashley Baxter from Insurance by Jack and Mallzees Cally Russell (Pictured). Picture: TSPL

‘Mallzee for make-up’ comes top in teen pitching competition

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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

News 5
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 11

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

Odd 12

Call for end to counter-terror training for Scots teachers

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

Education 3

City of Glasgow College shortlisted for architectural prize

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A lynx at Highland Wildlife Park in Kincraig. Picture: Jeff J Mitchell/Getty

Rory Kennedy: Clearances and the rewilding of Scotland

Opinion 1
The Highlands is set to be the building site for a wind farm the size of Inverness. Picture: John Devlin

Roger Cox: Scotland’s wild land last place to build wind farms

Environment 2
A mountain hare at Glen Kyllachy. Picture: Getty Imaes/ iStockphoto credit

More protection needed for mountain hares, charity claims

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Confusion as Hinkley Point decision put off to autumn

Business 11

How Scotland’s empty wine bottles help create clean water

Tech

Sarah Dolman: Why are we waiting to save sea species?

Opinion 2

Scots-born lion cubs in need of names

News 1
PURE have launched a new city centre venue in Edinburghs Apex hotel on Waterloo Place. Picture: David Springford

Scottish spa treatment: PURE Spa Booster Facial and Massage

Health
Judo star Stephanie Inglis is making remarking recovery from horror crash. Picture: John Devlin

Stephanie Inglis vows to return to judo after recovery

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There have been 16 confirmed cases of E.coli 0157. Picture: TSPL

E.Coli outbreak in Scotland linked to blue cheese

Health 9
Comedian Kevin Bridges helped open new teenage cancer unit in Glasgow. Picture: John Devlin

Kevin Bridges helps open new cancer unit for teenagers in Glasgow

News 1
Older people and those with arthritis find it difficult to get eye drops successfully into their eyes. Picture: PA

Liz Adamson: Experience making a positive difference to lives

Opinion
The numbers of those living with diabetes in Scotland is soaring as people live longer. Picture: Ian Rutherford

Diabetes rates flatlining as Scots live longer with condition

News 5
A drug appears to slow the progression of Alzheimer's disease.

Scots researchers hail potential Alzheimer’s drug

News

Thousands unaware they are living with hepatitis C

News 2

Lizzy Buchan: We must teach children it’s ok to ask for help

Opinion

Scots campaigners welcome Ice Bucket Challenge breakthrough

Charities

Scots mum helps fundraise life-saving op for best friend

Charities
Shadow defence minister 
Clive Lewis, who won his Norwich South seat from the Lib Dems last year. Photograph: Rob Stothard/Getty

Euan McColm: Labour’s fantasy politics lead to Neverland

Opinion 11
Club Natacio Atletic in Barcelona, Spain, a country now seen as one of the safer European destinations. Picture Pau Barrena/Getty

Leader: Travel plans change to shield loved ones from harm

Opinion
Jeremy Corbyn warned that any legal challenge would fail. Picture: Getty

You can’t call rebel party Labour, Corbyn insists

Politics 4
Honeysuckle Weeks, who played Samantha Stewart in Foyle's War, has been found safe and well. Picture: PA

Missing actress Honeysuckle Weeks found ‘safe and well’

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Sailor handed prison term for smuggling 17 Albanians into UK

UK 5

Confusion as Hinkley Point decision put off to autumn

Business 11

Postman Pat voice actor Ken Barrie dies

UK

Pony breaks into pub, gets drunk, is coaxed out with crisps

UK 5
A house that slid on to the beach. Picture: AP

Decision time for village on its way to being wiped off map

World
A protester holds a cross with name of death row prisoner Seck Osmanu on it in Jakarta. Picture: AP

Four executed over drug crimes in Indonesia despite global protests

World 1
Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton watches balloons drop at the end of the fourth day of the Democratic National Convention. Picture: Getty Images

Hillary Clinton goads Trump as she accepts Democratic nomination

World 12
German chancellor Angela Merkel is the centre of attention at the news conference on Thursday. Picture: AP

Germany will still welcome refugees, says Angela Merkel

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Gladstone the cat. Picture: HM Treasury/PA Wire

Treasury cat Gladstone joins feline crowd in Whitehall

Odd
Mocha the Shetland pony. Picture: SWNS

Pony breaks into pub, gets drunk, is coaxed out with crisps

UK 5
Keeper Brian Reid with the three-week-old cubs. Picture: Andrew Milligan/PA Wire

Scots-born lion cubs in need of names

News 1

Darth Vader and Stormtroopers give Star Wars fan send off

News

Drumbrae care home residents get in Olympic spirit

News

Photo of Donald Trump’s mother Mary Trump goes viral

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Family of ostriches ‘on the loose in East Ayrshire’

News 11
Honeysuckle Weeks, who played Samantha Stewart in Foyle's War, has been found safe and well. Picture: PA

Missing actress Honeysuckle Weeks found ‘safe and well’

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Fundraising appeal launched to pay for statue of Victoria Wood. Picture: PA

Victoria Wood’s brother launches memorial statue appeal

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Sir Chris Hoy in his heyday as a superfit Olypian. Picture: Bryn Lennon/Getty Images)

Sir Chris Hoy pushes himself too far in ‘turbo session’

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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

News 1
Marine mammals, like minke whales, play a vital role in ecosystems. Picture: SWNS

Sarah Dolman: Why are we waiting to save sea species?

Opinion 2
Older people and those with arthritis find it difficult to get eye drops successfully into their eyes. Picture: PA

Liz Adamson: Experience making a positive difference to lives

Opinion
A shoulder to lean on: Listening, and being listened to, is good for your mental health. Picture: Contributed

Viv Dickenson: How lending an ear is first step to recovery

Opinion 1
Ian Carnegie, businessman and newspaper publisher with a life-long love of sailing. Picture: Contributed

Appreciation: Ian Carnegie, businessman and newspaper publisher

Obituaries
Shadow defence minister 
Clive Lewis, who won his Norwich South seat from the Lib Dems last year. Photograph: Rob Stothard/Getty

Euan McColm: Labour’s fantasy politics lead to Neverland

Opinion 11
Low petrol prices help households and hauliers, but spell trouble for the North Sea. Picture: Dan Kitwood/Getty

Bill Jamieson: Mixed blessings of cheap petrol and sterling

Opinion
Esme Allen with husband Stuart, and their children, Joe and Thea

Insight: How terrorism has changed our holiday plans

Transport
Club Natacio Atletic in Barcelona, Spain, a country now seen as one of the safer European destinations. Picture Pau Barrena/Getty

Leader: Travel plans change to shield loved ones from harm

Opinion
Protesters make their case outside the Supreme Court 
in London. Picture: Lauren Hurley/PA

Dani Garavelli: In denial over Named Person court ruling

News 15
Credit cards can encourage bad habits

Jeff Salway: Plastic debt crisis calls for drastic action

Opinion 1
A lynx at Highland Wildlife Park in Kincraig. Picture: Jeff J Mitchell/Getty

Rory Kennedy: Clearances and the rewilding of Scotland

Opinion 1

Paris Gourtsoyannis: Dugdale’s US insight handy at Holyrood

Opinion 9

Stephen Jardine: Plenty to chew over as Brexit is digested

Opinion

Brian Wilson: Remote control is key for the future

Opinion 7

Insight: Do we need a cure for the Pokémon bug?

Opinion 9