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Agreement reached to save BiFab after talks

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Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn.

Corbyn: Jungle-bound Kezia Dugdale shouldn’t be suspended

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Scotland's Jonny Gray scores a try. Picture: SNS/SRU Bill Murray

Scotland 17 - 22 New Zealand: Scots impress but Kiwi class tells

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Brexit: EU ‘threatens to hold back £5bn rebate’ as talks deadline set

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Richard Leonard elected as new Scottish Labour Leader

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Kezia Dugdale ‘may be suspended’ over I’m a Celeb admits new Labour leader

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Murrayfield hails Doddie Weir ahead of All Blacks Test match

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Kezia Dugdale to appear on ‘I’m a Celebrity’

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AC/DC co-founder and guitarist Malcolm Young who has died aged 64, the band has announced.

AC/DC co-founder Malcolm Young dies aged 64

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Darren McGarvey: Make a point about Alex Salmond and the SNP at your peril

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Tom Gilzean has been collecting money for local charities fro many years. Picture: Jon Savage

War veteran devastated after Remembrance Sunday snub

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Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn.

Corbyn: Jungle-bound Kezia Dugdale shouldn’t be suspended

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Kezia Dugdale is rumoured to be going on the ITV show

Kezia Dugdale ‘may be suspended’ over I’m a Celeb admits new Labour leader

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Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn.

Millions on National Living Wage could lose £5,000 - Corbyn

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Richard Leonard, the newly elected leader of Scottish Labour.

Richard Leonard pledges ‘real change’ in Scottish Labour

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Protesters hold posters asking President Mugabe to step down. Picture; AP

Thousands take to streets in final push to remove Mugabe

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Brexit: EU ‘threatens to hold back £5bn rebate’ as talks deadline set

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UK state pensions ‘must be overhauled’ says think tank

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Scottish Labour to announce new leader

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Kezia Dugdale to appear on ‘I’m a Celebrity’

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CrossCountry operates cross-Border services to the Midlands and south west England

Strike to halt all CrossCountry Scottish trains

Transport 4

Revealed: Final part of Martin Freeman Scottish advert series

Transport 3
A cycle hire bike. Picture: John Devlin.

Edinburgh cycle hire scheme to include electric bikes

Transport 16
A copy of the railplane poster is displayed at Milngavie Station. Picture: NRM Pictorial Collection

Alastair Dalton: Inventor’s anniversary points us to the future

Opinion 5

A96 crash victim, 23, named by police

Transport

Strike threat to Virgin Trains West Coast passengers

Transport

Thousands of rail passengers disrupted by suspected track defect

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The principal of the school said the measures were "bureaucratic".

Top private school denies welfare risk over bullying

Education 27
Young cattle on the beach at East Kilbride, South Uist. Na Meadhoinean, or Middle District, has the strongest Gaelic-speaking community in the world, at 82% per cent. Picture: Allan Milligan/TSPL

University explores benefits of speaking Gaelic in business

Education 7
One of the signature events of the Year of Young People will be the opening of Dundee's V&A Museum.

£2m line-up of events for Scotland's Year of Young People

Lifestyle 6
Scotlands 19 higher education institutions will work to make admissions fairer and faster for applicants. Picture: Getty Images

Scottish universities to widen access for students from deprived areas

Education 2
Campaigners said allowing girls to wear trousers and boys to wear skirts could result in happier students. Picture: John Devlin

Lib Dems back gender neutral uniforms in Scottish schools

Education 47

‘Hidden’ poverty means rural schools miss out on funding

Education

‘Hidden’ poverty means rural schools miss out on funding

Education

Old Boroughmuir school sale gets go-ahead despite price fall of almost £3m

Education 3

National Museum brings STEM subjects to life for pupils

Tech 4
Dougie MacDougall has gone without a catch in the last seven years. Picture: Phil Wilkinson

Scottish fisherman sees salmon catch fall from hundreds to zero

Environment
Navy efforts to protect whales has had limited effect
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Endangered whales not impressed by sonar ‘ramp-up’

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Humpback whales can get used to sonar noise which aims to scare them off to protect their hearing. 
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Whales not deterred by sonar ‘ramping up’ of noise levels

Environment

Mary Church: Zero-carbon world must be achieved without repeat of miners’ strike chaos

Opinion 21

Pesticides weakens bees’ buzzing noise, scientists find

Environment 1

Conservation areas: 50 years of protecting Scotland’s built heritage

Environment 2

Video: The numbers behind Scotland’s renewable energy drive

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St John's Hospital, Livingston , Pic Lisa Ferguson

Hospital to be investigated after A&E waiting times ‘under-reported’

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Tillie and Lottie Fowler were born 17 weeks early with a combined weight of less than 3lbs

Youngest surviving premature twins celebrate defying odds

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The Coca-Cola Christmas truck (Picture: Ian Georgeson)

Stephen Jardine: Beware Coke Christmas trucks bearing ‘gifts’

Opinion
The Scottish Life Sciences Advisory Board, a government body, is currently in the midst of a 10-year strategy to double the sectors turnover to 8 billion by 2025.

Scotland’s most miraculous scientific advances

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The era of cheap booze is coming to an end – at last

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Three-year-old Daniel Cornett, with his parents, is presented with the Cash for Kids Award. Picture: Ian Georgeson

Brave toddler raises spirits as Radio Forth honours local heroes

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Health Secretary Shona Robison heard that research with frontline staff has highlighted the increasing strain being placed on care home workforce.

Scottish care bosses warn sector may soon cease to exist

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NHS chiefs leave posts vacant in order to save cash, MSPs are told

Politics 14

Has Scotland been failing to develop a world vision?

Tech

Opportunities are knocking for the Scottish life sciences community

Business

Frank O’Donnell: Scotland leading the world in life science research

Business

UK

Health Secretary Shona Robison heard that research with frontline staff has highlighted the increasing strain being placed on care home workforce.

Scottish care bosses warn sector may soon cease to exist

UK 5
A number of casualties have been reported as a result of an aircrash in Buckinghamshire. Picture: BBC News

Four die after collision between helicopter and aircraft

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Virgin Trains passengers have the bizare opportunity to win a toilet seat signed by Will Ferrell. Picture: Anchorman 2 (2013)

Virgin Trains offer signed Will Ferrell toilet seat as prize

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Keith Robson: SNP’s free care policy is a success – but there is huge pressure how we provide it

Opinion 3

Richard Meade: How much of a caring society are we towards the dying and lonely?

Opinion

Grenfell Tower: Final death toll at 71 as probe continues

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Family: Mum’s the Word

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The Coca-Cola Christmas truck (Picture: Ian Georgeson)

Stephen Jardine: Beware Coke Christmas trucks bearing ‘gifts’

Opinion
Glasgow's nextbike scheme is set to grow (Picture: John Devlin)

Leader comment: Edinburgh, finally, joins global cycle revolution

Opinion 1
Scots have a reputation for having a bad diet, but this country has some of the finest produce (Picture: Getty Images)

Jane Bradley: How the myth of bad British food was born

Opinion
Donald Trump has made an average of five false statements a day since becoming US President (Picture: Getty Images)

Timothy Egan: Why fake news triumphed in America

Opinion 2
The New Zealand All Blacks are rugby world champions, but they can be beaten (Picture: Getty Images)

Leader comment: Prophecy tells of Scotland victory over All Blacks

Opinion

The era of cheap booze is coming to an end – at last

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Alastair Dalton: Inventor’s anniversary points us to the future

Opinion 5

Frank O’Donnell: Scotland leading the world in life science research

Business

Brian Wilson: Fundamentalists forced ‘bonkers’ Brexit deadline on May

Opinion 38

Keith Robson: SNP’s free care policy is a success – but there is huge pressure how we provide it

Opinion 3
Protesters hold posters asking President Mugabe to step down. Picture; AP

Thousands take to streets in final push to remove Mugabe

World 2
Scots have a reputation for having a bad diet, but this country has some of the finest produce (Picture: Getty Images)

Jane Bradley: How the myth of bad British food was born

Opinion
Dr Lee Cook-jong. Picture: Getty.

Huge number of parasites found in North Korea defector

World 6
Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson, right, meets with Irish Foreign Minister Simon Coveney at Iveagh House in Dublin. Picture: PA

Boris Johnson to discuss global issues with Ireland’s foreign minister

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British explorer who went missing ‘safe, well and healthy’

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Cambodia opposition party to be dissolved in blow to democracy

World 1

Lebanon’s prime minister will travel to France after resignation

World

Robert Mugabe meets South Africa delegation for resolution

World 1

Odd

Virgin Trains passengers have the bizare opportunity to win a toilet seat signed by Will Ferrell. Picture: Anchorman 2 (2013)

Virgin Trains offer signed Will Ferrell toilet seat as prize

Odd 1

Video: Dundonian dialect hilariously explained by Korean Billy

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Brechin man’s Aberdeen FC attic wins Britain’s best man cave

Odd
Keith Robson, Charity Director of Age Scotland

Keith Robson: SNP’s free care policy is a success – but there is huge pressure how we provide it

Opinion 3
Many older people who live on their own, especially those who are in the last days of life, often feel lonely and isolated with no one to turn to except time-pressed care workers

Richard Meade: How much of a caring society are we towards the dying and lonely?

Opinion
James Blake is a co-chair of the RSE Young Academy Scotland

James Blake: Brexit has started – so what should Remain vote Scotland do to protect its interests?

Opinion 6
AC/DC co-founder and guitarist Malcolm Young who has died aged 64, the band has announced.

AC/DC co-founder Malcolm Young dies aged 64

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Salvatore 'Toto' Riina in 1993 (Picture: AP Photo/Giulio Broglio)

Obituary: Salvatore ‘Toto’ Riina, mafia ‘boss of bosses’

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Professor Bryan Richards has died at the age of 79

Professor Bryan Richards: Aeronautical engineer, Concorde developer, and expert on aircraft dynamics

Obituaries

Brave toddler raises spirits as Radio Forth honours local heroes

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Sir Andy Murray flanked by his brother Jamie, right, and Roger Federer. Picture: John Devlin

Andy Murray Live charity event doubles money raised in second year

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Scott Hastings presents Doddie Weir with his award. Picture: Ian Georgeson

Doddie Weir recognised for contribution to the sporting world

Lifestyle
The Old Vic theatre has said 20 people have claimed they were victims of "inappropriate behaviour" by Spacey. Picture: Myung Jung Kim/PA Wire

20 victims of Kevin Spacey ‘inappropriate behaviour’ says Old Vic

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Oscar-winning actor Kevin Spacey. Photo: Getty Images

Fresh sexual assault allegations against Hollywood star Kevin Spacey

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