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Buildings flattened in huge Merseyside explosion

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One person has been killed and one person has been wounded after a shooting on the Las Vegas Strip. Picture: PA

One dead one wounded after Las Vegas Strip shooting

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Police made a total of ten arrests during today's demonstrations in Edinburgh. Picture Toby Williams

Ten arrested during Edinburgh fascist rally

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European leaders leave the courtyard of the Musei Capitolini ahead of a special summit of EU leaders to mark the 60th anniversary of the bloc's founding Treaty of Rome. Picture; Getty

Brexit: EU members agree to ‘act together’ at different paces

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Ukip’s only MP to leave party and stand as independent

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Scots landmarks to join big switch-off for Earth Hour

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US airstrike on Mosul a ‘humanitarian catastrophe’

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Video: ‘White Pride’ marchers make Nazi salutes on Royal Mile

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A body has been found in the hunt for three missing crew members after a coast guard helicopter crashed into the Atlantic over a week ago. Picture; Chris Radburn

Body found in search for Irish Coast Guard helicopter crew

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Jane Bradley: Childhood is no longer a picnic

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Police made a total of ten arrests during today's demonstrations in Edinburgh. Picture Toby Williams

Ten arrested during Edinburgh fascist rally

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Video: ‘White Pride’ marchers make Nazi salutes on Royal Mile

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Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn and his deputy, Tom Watson, who has accused supporters of the leader of plotting a left-wing coup. Picture: Oli Scarff/AFP/Getty

Euan McColm: Labour fails to grasp the wonder of Woolies

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Morag Driscoll, convener of the Law Society of Scotland's family law sub-committee, says it is time for debate. Photograph: Scott Louden

Children’s panels ‘should hear FGM risk cases’

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Theresa May hopes her arrival in Scotland to meet First Minister Nicola Sturgeon will enable her to 
promote shared objectives. Picture: Getty

May touts Brexit deal ‘so good you won’t need Indyref2’

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A police vehicle sent to Holyrood after the London attack. Picture: Andrew O'Brien

Insight: The tactical response to Westminster terror

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For the first time more people thought the Scottish Government had most influence over the way Scotland is run than the UK Government.

Scots believe ‘Holyrood has more influence than Westminster’

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Party divisions must end now, says Labour Shadow Chancellor

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Chocolate bars could get smaller after Brexit warns Cadbury

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Tories must ‘stop dithering and start investing’ says Corbyn

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Brexit: EU members agree to ‘act together’ at different paces

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The opening of the Queensferry Crossing has already been postponed from last December. Picture: Andrew O'Brien

Leader comment: Don’t get blown off course by delays

Opinion 9
British Transport Police would be merged with Police Scotland under Scottish Government proposals

Alastair Dalton: Expertise in dealing with rail suicides will be ever more vital

Opinion
Loganair are set to reinstate the Orkney-Fair Isle route. Picture: PA

New Fair Isle flights from Orkney launched by Loganair

Transport

Satisfaction with Lothian Buses punctuality at four-year low

Transport 55

Eddie Stobart motors ahead with £550m flotation plan

Transport
One in seven teachers had experienced upsetting experiences on social media from parents. Picture: John Devlin

Scots teachers subject to ‘vicious’ online abuse from parents

Education 19

John Edward: Is it time for all schools to have governors?

Opinion 1
EIS general secretary Larry Flanagan (Pic  Alan Richardson)

College lecturers balloted on strike action over pay

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The status quo is not an option for schooling said education secretary John Swinney. Picture: Contributed

Damning school inspection report ‘shows change needed’

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Students from the University of St Andrews take a walk along the town's harbour while wearing their famous red gowns. Picture: Jane Barlow/TSPL

St Andrews ‘offers best student experience in Scotland’

Education 4
Nuria Oliver, head of research in data science at Vodafone, addresses the inaugural Data Summit at the Assembly Rooms in Edinburgh. Picture: Simon Williams

How mobile phones could save lives in the developing world

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John Swinney will make the announcement on Thursday.

Hundreds of Scottish headteachers to get ‘leadership training’

Education 25

Inverness pupils on flight home after terror attack

Politics

Mandy Haeburn-Little: Business needs cyber-security experts

Opinion 1

Lawyer Aamer Anwar elected as new Glasgow University rector

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SNP should ‘do a Hammond’ over Named Person scheme - Sillars

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The Kelpies and Edinburgh Castle are just two of the Scottish landmarks which will be switched off during Earth Hour 2017. Picture: TSPL

Scots landmarks to join big switch-off for Earth Hour

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Calgary Bay on Mull is a unique habitat but one which is under threat from grazing sheep. Picture: Getty Images

Islanders on Mull launch crowdfunding bid to save rare habitat

Environment
The Caryocolum blandelloides moth is threatened by the development of Coul Links golf course say campaigners. Picture: Contributed

Campaigners call for Trump rival to rethink Highland course

Environment 15
Asperitas, one of the new cloud species contained in the updated International Cloud Atlas. Picture: Contributed

New species of cloud given official names in cloud atlas

Environment 1

Mating osprey pair reunite for third year at Scots reserve

Environment

Lost hillwalkers rescued off Lochaber mountain

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Leader comment: Time for change on GM crops

Opinion 3

Video: Chance to spot Northern Lights in Edinburgh tonight

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M&S said customers should return any of the soups already purchased.

M&S soup recalled over chemical contamination fears

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Psychiatric nurses score lower on identifying with their peers.

Stressed psychiatric nurses ‘suffer anxiety disorder’

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MRI scans cut out the need for unnecessary biopsies. Picture: PA

MRIs could ‘change equation’ for prostate cancer screening

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Eligible couples will have three rounds of IVF funded by the government (file photo)

Infertile Scottish couples to get three chances of free IVF

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Shake Awake morning raves aim to attract a wide range of people to alcohol-free dance events.

Alcohol-free morning raves set to hit Scotland’s night clubs

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A patients cancer journey leaves a data trail from diagnosis to treatment to recovery. Picture: PA

Chief medical officer calls for improvements in cancer care

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Professor Andrew Biankin.

Glasgow scientists leading in pancreatic cancer treatment

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Jupiter Artland launches course to soothe political stress

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Chickens 'do not live long enough' to create food poisoning bug vaccine

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Sarra Hoy becomes premature birth charity ambassador

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Outcry over rise in Edinburgh Royal Infirmary parking fees

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The billions spent on flowers dont say much about womens real status in the family. Picture: Getty/iStockphoto

Dani Garavelli: Mother’s Day can’t make up for the other 364

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Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn and his deputy, Tom Watson, who has accused supporters of the leader of plotting a left-wing coup. Picture: Oli Scarff/AFP/Getty

Euan McColm: Labour fails to grasp the wonder of Woolies

Politics
Psychiatric nurses score lower on identifying with their peers.

Stressed psychiatric nurses ‘suffer anxiety disorder’

UK
The US presidents latest book says his new course has been approved by Aberdeenshire Council, but it has yet to consider the planning application. Picture: Greg Macvean

Locals reject Donald Trump’s golf course claim

UK

Buildings flattened in huge Merseyside explosion

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‘Get yersel’ away!’ Scots soldier shouts down dancing tourist

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Party divisions must end now, says Labour Shadow Chancellor

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Westminster attack: PC Palmer set for commemoration at National Memorial

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One person has been killed and one person has been wounded after a shooting on the Las Vegas Strip. Picture: PA

One dead one wounded after Las Vegas Strip shooting

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The defeat was seen as a humiliating loss for the President. Picture; Getty

Humiliation for Trump after defeat on ‘Obamacare’ repeal

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President Trump has found it difficult to exercise restraint on Twitter, making wild accusations.

Frank Bruni: Trump is tweeting towards oblivion

Opinion 11
Larnach Castle, Dunedin, New Zealand. PIC: Contributed.

5 ‘Scottish’ castles built around the world

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Ayrshire dog day care centre owner Malcolm Balish wants wider regulation. Picture: John Devlin

Ruff guide to doggy daycare ‘a postcode lottery’

Odd

Former Scots monastery on sale for same price as London flat

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Home ownership is a top priority for Millennials, the report found.

Milllennials believe their financial future is 'as good as parents'

Odd 1
Errington is still embroiled in a legal battle over whether its cheese caused an E.coli outbreak last year.

E.Coli-linked cheesemaker to recommence production

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Shop flooded with 2,000 orders for Buckfast Easter Egg

Odd 5

Video: Chance to spot Northern Lights in Edinburgh tonight

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Couple take legal action against Diageo over ‘whisky fungus’

Odd 3

Man proposes to girlfriend using info board at Glasgow Central

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Ed Sheeran appearing obn Comic Relief - Photographer: Jamie Carter

Sheeran’s Comic Relief trip sparks tears

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John Lennon and Yoko Ono, with their children, Julian, left, and Kyoko, on holiday at Durness, in Sutherland, in 1969. PIC: PA.

John Lennon and his holidays in the Scottish Highlands

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Colin Montgomerie on his wedding day with wife Gaynor Knowles. Picture: PA

Colin Montgomerie settles divorce from wife Gaynor

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Wrestlers like Big Daddy (aka Shirley Crabtree) were household names thanks to television coverage (file photo)

Wrestling to return to primetime ITV slot after 30 years

TV & Radio

A better approach to aftercare for patients who have had breast cancer

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Professor Derek Stewart is Professor of Pharmacy Practice in the School of Pharmacy and Life Sciences at Robert Gordon University, Aberdeen.

It’s not just doctors and dentists who can hand out drugs these days

Opinion
Antares, the newest vessel in the Shetland pelagic fleet

So what’s Patty Hearst got to to with Brexit and Scottish fishing?

Opinion
Adam Kennedy Bergius, DSC, submariner

Obituary: Adam Kennedy Bergius, DSC, Operation Sabre hero, submariner and sailor

Obituaries
ex-Royal Marine John McGhee

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Obituary: John Andrew McGhee, Royal Marine & D-Day veteran

Obituaries
Billionaire philanthropist David Rockefeller, Sr. Picture: Hulton Archive/Getty Images

Obituary: David Rockefeller, philanthropist and heir

Obituaries
Willam McInnes in action on the basketball court

Obituary: Willliam Duncan McInnes, star of Scottish basketball

Obituaries
Armed police patrolling Westminster yesterday. Picture: Ben Stevens/i-Images

Leader comment: Westminster attack makes case for arming the police

Opinion 6
The billions spent on flowers dont say much about womens real status in the family. Picture: Getty/iStockphoto

Dani Garavelli: Mother’s Day can’t make up for the other 364

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Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn and his deputy, Tom Watson, who has accused supporters of the leader of plotting a left-wing coup. Picture: Oli Scarff/AFP/Getty

Euan McColm: Labour fails to grasp the wonder of Woolies

Politics
A police vehicle sent to Holyrood after the London attack. Picture: Andrew O'Brien

Leader: arming officers alone can’t stop lone wolf terror

Opinion
Gains in productivity from robots and artificial intelligence will boost the economy.

Bill Jamieson: Robots can save us, once we fix the broadband

Business
Ministers in Rome sign the treaties establishing the European Economic Community (the EEC) and European Atomic Energy Community (Euratom). From left to right P.H. Spaak and Jean-Charles Snoy  of Oppuers (Belgium), Christian Pineau and Maurice Faure (France), Konrad Adenauer and W. Hallstein (Germany), A. Segni and C. Martino (Italy), J. Bech and L. Schaus (Luxembourg), J.Luns and J. Linthorst Homan (Netherlands).

Leader comment: Europe’s change has to come

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Jane Bradley: Childhood is no longer a picnic

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Frank Bruni: Trump is tweeting towards oblivion

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Stephen Jardine: No home-grown replacements for migrant labour

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Martin Lewis: Don’t pay the price of the big six rip-off

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