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‘Get out of Scotland!’: watch Tory activists harassed on street

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Barack Obama heads to St Andrews for round of golf

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Scotland set for heavy rain this weekend, warns Met Office

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General Election Poll: Conservatives’ lead over Labour falls

General Election

Billy Connolly honoured with second giant mural in Glasgow

Art

Brian Wilson: Another Theresa May U-turn raises eyebrows

Opinion

Joyce McMillan: Much unites Labour and SNP, indyref2 remains barrier

Opinion

Joyce McMillan: Much unites Labour and SNP, indyref2 remains barrier

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Scotland has had no cases of BSE since 2009. Picture: Robert Perry

Low-risk BSE status will drive Scottish red meat exports

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Nicola Sturgeon emoji. Picture: Contributed

General election emoji App launched

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Jeremy Corbyn critised for linking Manchester to War on Terrror

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A fishing boat enters Port Seton. The value of fish landings reached a record high in 2016. Picture: Julie Bull/TSPL

Value of fishing in Scotland reaches record high

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Net migration falls by a quarter as EU citizens leave UK

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We answer the most commonly Googled questions about Scotland

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Joyce McMillan: Much unites Labour and SNP, indyref2 remains barrier

Opinion 40
More than one third of secondary pupils travel to school by bus. Picture: Johnston Press

Alastair Dalton: Seat belts in school buses leave safety hurdles

Opinion 2
Cycling to school is is on the increase but fewer pupils are walking. Picture: Ian Georgeson

Walking to school at its lowest for at least eight years

Transport 5
Norwegian will start flights from Edinburgh to a range of US destinations in June.

Edinburgh-US flights go on sale for less than £100

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Manchester attack: Armed police to patrol on board trains

Transport 8

Lorry driver arrested after five killed in M6 crash

Transport

Manchester attack: woman buys tickets home for Scots teens

Transport

Trains halted after east coast main line power lines damaged

Transport 6
Daniel Broby  of CeFRI sees blockchain unlocking opportunities.

Where do I learn skills needed to work in Scotland’s fintech sector?

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Cycling to school is is on the increase but fewer pupils are walking. Picture: Ian Georgeson

Walking to school at its lowest for at least eight years

Transport 5
Geography provides students with an ability to discuss issues impacting on their lives

Roger Crofts: Geography undervalued in understanding of world

Opinion 1
Stephen Miller. Picture: Michael Gillen

Headteachers driven out by demands and stresses of job

Education 18

Ann Southwood: Second chance at Newbattle Abbey College

Opinion
River City on a Tuesday instead of Holby City is one of the few downsides to living in Scotland for Nicky McPherson

Nicky McPherson: Life in Scotland fab for my English family

Opinion 4
Lorraine Thomson, Business Engagement Manager for the Highlands and Islands, Interface.

Lorraine Thomson: Academics ready and able to help business

Opinion

NFU Scotland calls for expansion of school milk scheme

Farming 2

False allegations destroying teachers’ lives - union

Education 2

Jane Bradley: We are nation of junk food pushers

Opinion 3

Teaching union votes for ‘moratorium on education changes’

Education 9
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Scotland set for heavy rain this weekend, warns Met Office

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People enjoying the sunny weather at Portobello Beach. Picture; Greg Macvean

Scotland’s weather: Edinburgh hotter than Canary Islands

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Geography provides students with an ability to discuss issues impacting on their lives

Roger Crofts: Geography undervalued in understanding of world

Opinion 1
Revellers from Airdrie enjoying the sun on Ayr beach. Picture: SWNS

Scotland’s weather: Scots bask in record mini-heatwave

Environment 7

Scottish peatland restoration wins £26,000 funding boost

Environment 1

Leader comment: New pride of the Clyde

Opinion

Dutch scientists study plastic pollution in Scottish seas

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The new Edinburgh Children's Hospital Charity logo

Roslyn Neely: Sick Kids name was out of step

Opinion
Theresa May has made a dramatic U-turn on her manifesto policy on social care. Picture: Toby Melville/Getty Images

Brian Wilson: Another Theresa May U-turn raises eyebrows

Opinion 16
Charlie Macmillan before his haircut challenge. Picture: Supplied

Lewis boy Charlie’s haircut challenge to help cancer victims

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The researchers found that even drinking decaf coffee seemed to have a protective effect. Picture: Getty Images

Drinking more coffee could reduce risk of liver cancer

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Get down on it: sitting on the floor, such as in yoga, is good for our body.

Kevan Christie: Getting down on the floor can help ease our aches and pains

Opinion
Users of ecstasy in Scotland are among the most prolific in the world, a survey has found

Scots among ‘most prolific ecstasy users in the world’

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Nicky McPherson: Life in Scotland fab for my English family

Opinion 4

Half a glass of wine a day ‘raises breast cancer risk’

News 1
The owner of Frankie & Benny's is pressing ahead with its turnaround plan. Picture: Lisa Ferguson

Sales decline slows at ‘transitional’ Restaurant Group

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Mountain Warehouse plans to open 40 more stores this year, creating hundreds of jobs. Picture: Contributed

Mountain Warehouse creating 400 jobs after record profit

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Jeremy Corbyn critised for linking Manchester to War on Terrror

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Net migration falls by a quarter as EU citizens leave UK

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Scotland's larder is the source of a plethora of 'superfoods' such as seaweed, says MacRoberts solicitor Craig Houston. Picture: Contributed

Craig Houston: There’s green gold on them thar beaches

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Barack Obama will be attending a charity dinner in Edinburgh today. Picture: Steffi Loos/Getty Images

Michael Watson: Time to invest in making society better

Management
Mahatma Gandhi's words of peace still resonate. Picture: Getty

Hayley Matthews: Finger of blame must not follow the hand of horror

Opinion
More than one third of secondary pupils travel to school by bus. Picture: Johnston Press

Alastair Dalton: Seat belts in school buses leave safety hurdles

Opinion 2
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Ellis Thorpe: Make no mistake, we must learn from financial comedy of errors

Opinion

Joyce McMillan: Much unites Labour and SNP, indyref2 remains barrier

Opinion 40

Carolyn Roulstone: The disabled need real holidays – as do their carers

Opinion

Jane Anderson: Don’t wait for centenary to visit National Memorial

Opinion

Roslyn Neely: Sick Kids name was out of step

Opinion

Roger Crofts: Geography undervalued in understanding of world

Opinion 1

Scots galleries chief slams Donald Trump’s cultural ignorance

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Geography provides students with an ability to discuss issues impacting on their lives

Roger Crofts: Geography undervalued in understanding of world

Opinion 1
Donald Trump was rebuked by Theresa May over intelligence leaks. Picture: Getty Images

US promises crackdown after Manchester investigation leaks

Politics 8
European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker is unfairly targeted by Leavers, says John Edward. Picture: Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images

John Edward: Anti-EU rhetoric makes Scotland look small

Opinion 37

Former Barcelona president and wife detained by police

World

Trump calls Holocaust ‘the 
most savage crime against God’

World 7

Manchester Arena attack: Watch Donald Trump condemn “evil losers”

World 4

Iain Keith: Davidson must tell May to help save the planet

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The Walkers campaign spectacularly backfired when members of the public sent in photos of serial killer West and prolific child abuser Savile, among others.

Gary Lineker appears next to Jimmy Savile in Walkers campaign

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The professor will look at the role of play in global education. Picture Toby Williams

University of Cambridge recruits Professor of Lego

UK 1
Heather McEwan's photo of the 'UFO' at the Kelpies

Photographer captures ‘UFO’ over Kelpies in Falkirk

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Michael and Ross Dunlop signed in a local McDonald's. Picture: AFP/Getty

Scottish side complete double signing in local McDonald’s

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Carolyn Roulstone: The disabled need real holidays – as do their carers

Opinion
Karen Graham is Public Involvement Advisor at the Scottish Intercollegiate Guidelines Network (SIGN), part of Healthcare Improvement Scotland.

Karen Graham: Listen to patients to keep them informed

Opinion
Simon Collins, Executive officer, Shetland Fishermens Association

Simon Collins: Brexit brings the chance to end 40 years of damage to our fishing communities

Opinion 2
Very Rev James Weatherhead has died at the age of 86

Obituary: Very Rev James Weatherhead, former Moderator of the General Assembly of the Church of Scotland

Obituaries
Bill Wilkie playing his accordion. Photo: Phil Wilkinson/TSPL

Obituary: Bill Wilkie, master of Scottish accordion music played for prime ministers and with the stars

Obituaries
Bond actor Sir Roger Moore has died at the age of 89. Picture: Getty

Obituary: Sir Roger Moore, actor best known for playing James Bond

Obituaries
Douglas Sinclair OBIT

Obituary: Douglas Sinclair CBE, council chief executive, Cosla head and consumer champion

Obituaries

Billy Connolly honoured with second giant mural in Glasgow

Art

Sir Sean Connery pays tribute to Sir Roger Moore

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Sir Roger Moore

Roger Moore remembered: 5 of his most memorable quotes

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Manchester arena blast: Liam Gallagher leads celebrity tributes

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A court heard how Michael Barrymore should receive substantial damages for wrongful arrest. Pic: Ian West/PA Wire

Michael Barrymore ‘should get substantial damages’, court told

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