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The  banners Celtic fans displayed during the match against Linfield. Picture: SNS

Celtic face ‘IRA banner’ fine

Celtic
David Davis is embroiled in Brexit talks. Picture; Getty

Brian Wilson: The challenge is not to stop Brexit but to shape it

Opinion
More than one in six heavy drinkers who took part in study died within 30 months.

Cheap alcohol causing Scots drinkers to die aged 51

News

Alex Salmond’s Edinburgh Festival Fringe show to reveal Trump dealings

Politics

Keith Howell: Independence in the EU will catch Sturgeon out – people don’t want either

Opinion

More than 200 Scottish schools axed in past decade

Politics

Tributes to ‘giant of Scots law’ Lord McCluskey

Politics
The Capital is set to benefit in many different areas. Picture: Steven Scott Taylor

£1bn Edinburgh City Deal set to create 21,000 jobs

Politics

Brian Wilson: The challenge is not to stop Brexit but to shape it

Brian Wilson
There are now 2,524 schools in Scotland compared with 2,730 ten years ago

More than 200 Scottish schools axed in past decade

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Lord McCluskey at home in Edinburgh in 2010. Picture: Mike Day

Tributes to ‘giant of Scots law’ Lord McCluskey

Politics 5
The Capital is set to benefit in many different areas. Picture: Steven Scott Taylor

£1bn Edinburgh City Deal set to create 21,000 jobs

Politics 67
Nicola Sturgeon finds herself in a predicament, says Keith Howell. Picture: SWNS.

Keith Howell: Independence in the EU will catch Sturgeon out – people don’t want either

Opinion
Alex Salmond . Picture: TSPL

Alex Salmond’s Edinburgh Festival Fringe show to reveal Trump dealings

Politics 11

Alex Salmond ‘should join the House of Lords’

Politics

Brian Wilson: The challenge is not to stop Brexit but to shape it

Opinion 16

Police Scotland control room criticised over death

News 1
Some Scottish councils have sought to deter engine idling by fining offenders. Picture: Lewis Whyld/PA Wire

Alastair Dalton: Switch off campaign may be forlorn hope

Opinion 1

Video: Terrifying moment Jet2 flight drops towards the sea

UK
The barrier replacement is around the Braehead junction. Picture: WikiMedia

M8 lanes to close for barrier work

Transport

Inverness rally deaths: Driver tells of moment car crashed

Transport

Low-emission buses for Edinburgh’s most polluted street

Tech 10

Scotland's weather: Heavy rain and thunder warning

Transport 3

Pensioner thrown off plane for refusing to put bagpipes in hold

News 39
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 25
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 2
The Tamagotchi - Japanese for 'cute little egg' - was hugely popular in the Nineties. PIcture: TSPL

20 of the biggest Scottish school playground crazes

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

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

Athletics 2
Students walk past a mural in John Street, Glasgow. The city has been found to be the least-affordable for students in the UK. Picture: Jeff J Mitchell/Getty

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

Parents fork out for four figure back-to-school bill

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Cladding ‘used on Grenfell Tower’ found on 44 Scottish schools

Politics 35
Drivers urged to ask if their journey is really necessary

Don’t be ‘silent assassins’ drivers urged

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Birch trees at Lake Lagarfljot, near Egilsstaoir, Iceland. Picture: Olaf Kruger.

Eleanor M Harris: Ecological green shoots grow in desert Iceland

Opinion
Installation at Mellerstain House, Berwickshire, for ArchiFringe

Andy Summers: Building understanding of architecture’s importance

Opinion

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

Environment 1

Plastic trash tops 6bn tonnes – and rising

Environment

Low-emission buses for Edinburgh’s most polluted street

Tech 10
Maintaining independence and dignity is the key to a happy old age

Vat free help for mobility items

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More than one in six heavy drinkers who took part in study died within 30 months.

Cheap alcohol causing Scots drinkers to die aged 51

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The Switch Off and Breathe campaign is hoping to influence the way we drive

Air pollution ‘kills 2500 Scots a year’

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For many people a cup of coffee in the morning is needed to galvanise them into action and give them enough oomph to start the day.

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

Opinion
Around one in four births in the UK are by Caesarean but heathy eating and exercise was found to lower expectant mothers risk of needing one by 10 per cent

Healthy eating and exercise ‘cut chances of needing Caesarean’

Health
Picture: John Devlin

9 lifestyle changes could reduce your chances of getting dementia

UK 1
John McCain has been diagnosed with brain cancer. Picture; Getty

Senator John McCain diagnosed with brain cancer

World

Kevan Christie: Outdated technology is slowing down eHealth drive

Opinion

Windows fall out of Glasgow’s Queen Elizabeth University Hospital

News 4

Number of female footballers in Scotland ‘doubles’ in 6 years

News 1

Mother-of-two with lung cancer welcomes new immunotherapy

Health

UK

Unilever, owner of the Marmite brand, served up a 27% rise in profits. Picture: Contributed

Marmite maker overcomes ‘volatile’ markets with profit hike

Companies
The warmer weather helped drive footfall on the high street. Picture: John Devlin

Sun shines for retailers as clothing sales heat up

Retail
Scottish Gas owner British Gas has paid out a total of �1.1 million in compensation

Scottish Gas owner pays £1.1m for 12,000 missed appointments

Retail 1

Video: Terrifying moment Jet2 flight drops towards the sea

UK

EasyJet upgrades profit forecast after strong Easter

News

Sports Direct profits plunge 58% as pound suffers Brexit hit

Retail 4

Healthy eating and exercise ‘cut chances of needing Caesarean’

Health
Paul Noble says anyone who has benefited from an EBT 'should take appropriate advice on their affairs'. Picture: Contributed

Paul Noble: Putting Employee Benefit Trusts in the spotlight

Law
Some Scottish councils have sought to deter engine idling by fining offenders. Picture: Lewis Whyld/PA Wire

Alastair Dalton: Switch off campaign may be forlorn hope

Opinion 1
Nicola Sturgeon finds herself in a predicament, says Keith Howell. Picture: SWNS.

Keith Howell: Independence in the EU will catch Sturgeon out – people don’t want either

Opinion
Is Chris Evans worth four times as much as Claudia Winkleman? Picture: Dan Kitwood/Getty Images

Deborah Miller: BBC salaries shine spotlight on gender pay

Law
David Davis is embroiled in Brexit talks. Picture; Getty

Brian Wilson: The challenge is not to stop Brexit but to shape it

Opinion 16
Borrowers can expect to benefit as competition among lenders heats up, says Conduit Finance founder Jamie Davidson. Picture: Phil Wilkinson

Jamie Davidson: Perfect storm for Scots property borrowers

Financial 1
Laura Kuenssberg is paid less than many other high earners but has a far harder job, says Tom Peterkin.

Tom Peterkin: The BBC must tackle unequal pay

Opinion

Eleanor M Harris: Ecological green shoots grow in desert Iceland

Opinion

Andy Summers: Building understanding of architecture’s importance

Opinion

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

Opinion
Former NFL football star O.J. Simpson appears via video for his parole hearing today

OJ Simpson to be freed from prison after winning parole

News 2
Justine Damond was killed in a police shooting. Picture; AP

Minneapolis shooting ‘should not have happened’

World

Earthquake kills two on Greek Island of Kos

News

Chester Bennington, Linkin Park singer, dies at 41

Celebrity

Outlander season 3 trailer is released by Starz

TV & Radio

Senator John McCain diagnosed with brain cancer

World

Plastic trash tops 6bn tonnes – and rising

Environment

Scottish ospreys move to Spain in reintroduction scheme

News 1

Odd

A screenshot from the video

Video of ‘UFO’ flying over Glasgow shared online

Odd 4
Gayle Newland. Picture: PA

Woman who tricked friend into sex with prosthetic penis jailed

News 4
Andrea Leadsom called the author who died 200 years ago one of the 'greatest living authors'

Cabinet minister calls Jane Austen one of ‘greatest living authors’

News
John Bercow, left, chastised David Mundell for bad grammar. Pictures: Contributed/John Devlin

David Mundell taken to task by Speaker over bad grammar

Politics 16
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 1
Howell Davies, Sector Engagement Project Manager, Interface

Howell Davies: Waste not, want not, as companies work towards converting trash to treasure

Opinion
General image of people drinking in pubs in Edinburgh.  Woman pouring pints of lager

Colin Valentine: Scottish Government not doing enough to protect our pubs

Opinion
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
George A Romero at an event in 2016 (Photo by Lars Niki/Getty Images for Museum of Modern Art, Department of Film)

Obituary: George A Romero, film-maker who brought social commentary to the horror genre

Obituaries
Richard Findlay CBE (Picture: Christopher Bowen)

Obituary: Richard Findlay, broadcasting executive and arts adviser

Obituaries

Chester Bennington, Linkin Park singer, dies at 41

Celebrity
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
Ewan McGregor as Emmit Stussy in a scene from Fargo.  Picture: Chris Large/FX via AP

McGregor and Cumberbatch compete for top Emmy awards

Celebrity 4