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Holyrood could block Great Repeal Bill over “power grab”

UK
Brexit secretary David Davis addresses the House of Commons.

Brexit: ministers unveil Great Repeal Bill to replace EU laws

UK
Armed policeman at Edinburgh Airport in Scotland. Picture: PA

Kenny MacAskill: We do not need routinely armed police – they need more support and protection

Opinion
The High Court in Glasgow heard that Dempster had 110 previous convictions

Rapist attacked woman three days after jail release

News

Poll: majority of Scots don’t want separate Brexit deal

UK

Concern over ‘unacceptable’ services for sex crime victims

News

Five people die after helicopter crashes in Welsh mountains

UK

ScotRail's ten most overcrowded trains revealed

Transport
Nicola Sturgeon debates a motion to seek the authority to hold an indpendence referendum. Picture: AFP/Andy Buchanan/Getty Images

Tom Peterkin: SNP faces big question - what now for Nicola?

Opinion

Kenny MacAskill: We do not need routinely armed police – they need more support and protection

Kenny MacAskill
Keith Brown says he has listened to Parliament

Controversial plans for entreprise ‘super quango’ dropped

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If the IT system was a tractor, it would have been returned to the dealer for a refund, said NFU Scotland president Andrew McCornick. Picture: Contributed

Scrap £180m farm payments system, urges NFUS president

Farming 11
Attitudes in Scotland towards Brexit are not so very different from those in the rest of Britain, polling has found. Picture: Scott Louden/TSPL

John Curtice: Scots attitudes to Brexit in line with rest of UK

Politics 61
Edinburgh City Chambers in the High Street. Voters go to the polls to elect a new council on May 4. Picture: Greg Macvean/TSPL

All to play for in unpredictable Edinburgh council election

Politics 34

Holyrood could block Great Repeal Bill over “power grab”

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Teachers need to talk to pupils about ‘IS and fake news’

Education

David Davis: MPs ‘likely’ to get vote on leaving single market

Politics

Olympic champion Callum Skinner in plea over stolen bikes

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Greens field ‘record number of candidates’ at council elections

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The lorry will set off from John O'Groats on 3 April. Picture: Contributed

Gas powered lorry takes the long haul to Land’s End

Transport
The laser-based technology will record a 3D image of exhaust plumes. Picture: EPA/Oliver Weiken

Lasers to track vehicles’ emissions in pollution test

Transport 11
Perth-based Stagecoach has a majority stake in the Virgin East Coast franchise. Picture: David Parry/PA Wire

Rail revenues on track at transport giant Stagecoach

Transport

Queensferry Crossing opening delayed until between mid-July and end of August

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Dublin-bound helicopter with 5 on board ‘disappears en route’

UK

Flybe warns of profit hit from IT systems upgrade

Transport

Greenock container terminal buoyed by Liverpool launch

Transport
Professor Christina Jayne of Robert Gordon University. Picture: Contributed

Lecture will boost understanding of artificial intelligence

Tech
Shaf Rasul, Strathclyde Business School

Entrepreneur in Residence to encourage students to think big on business

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Pupils bring their views on current affairs to school. Picture: John Devlin

Teachers need to talk to pupils about ‘IS and fake news’

Education
The sign in Airthrey Castle which tells people to speak English at all times.

University caught up in row over ‘speak English’ sign

Education 8
Getting the best for Scotlands children is the top priority and the government must look at all options.

Scott Macnab: Lessons to be learned on education

Opinion 9
Lecturers' careers could be hanging in the balance after students are asked to grade their performance. Picture: Jane Barlow

Edinburgh University students asked to grade their lecturers

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Education Scotlands chief executive Bill Maxwell visits Larbert High School, Stenhousemuir. Picture: Michael Gillen

Leader of Scottish teaching union calls on end to inspections

Education 14

Scrap “useless” school inspections says teaching union

Education

Leader comment: School inspections just don’t work

UK 4

Major international education summit hosted in Edinburgh

Education 2

Women fearing danger choose mates with less ‘macho’ faces

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Most coffee shops do not provide recyclable cups as standard.

Charge could save 300m coffee cups from landfill

Environment
The laser-based technology will record a 3D image of exhaust plumes. Picture: EPA/Oliver Weiken

Lasers to track vehicles’ emissions in pollution test

Transport 11
Nairn Beach. Picture: VisitScotland

5 of the best beach walks in the Highlands

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Waxwing Bombycilla garrulus. Bedfordshire, England. January 2011.

Mild winter attracts influx of visiting birds to Scottish gardens

Environment

One week old squirrel rescued from felled tree in Insch

News

Final chance for Scotland’s wonderful woods and fine forests

News

Heather Reid shares optimism over future of science education

News
MND campaigner Gordon Aikman

Electricity exposure at work linked to risk of motor neurone disease

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Olympic Gold Medal winner Callum Skinner (back row, arms folded) with fellow riders at Meadowbank Velodrome in 2006

Olympic champion Callum Skinner in plea over stolen bikes

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Justice secretary Michael Matheson

Concern over ‘unacceptable’ services for sex crime victims

News 2
Claudine Bloom and Andy Twort present a cheque to Chrisetta Mitchell and Zena Stewart from The Leanne Fund. Picture: Contributed

Epic rally raises cash for Lewis Cystic Fibrosis charity

News
Correct communication is vital when health care workers are discussing Down's syndrome.

Kevan Christie: Forget the labels, it’s the people who count

Opinion
A Health Protection Scotland report has ruled that Dunsyre Blue was the source of the e.Coli outbreak last July.

Official report rules that blue cheese did cause e.Coli outbreak

News 2
Pauline Cafferkey had a temperature of 38.2C at Heathrow. Picture: Jon Savage

Doctor guilty of misconduct over Pauline Cafferkey Ebola reading

News

Women fearing danger choose mates with less ‘macho’ faces

News

Cancer waiting times called 'unacceptable' as targets missed

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Leader coment: Acknowledge the millions who are doing good

Politics

University to open £32m Imaging Centre of Excellence

News
Game has enjoyed strong demand for the Nintendo Switch console. Picture: Contributed

Nintendo’s latest console launch helps Game Digital

Tech

Holyrood could block Great Repeal Bill over “power grab”

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David Davis: MPs ‘likely’ to get vote on leaving single market

Politics

Top Gear’s Stig breaks dodgem world speed record

Odd

Mother and son stabbed to death by house guest

UK

Nurse told cancer patient praying improved survival hope

UK

Brexit: ministers unveil Great Repeal Bill to replace EU laws

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The group of senior adults from First Baptist Church of New Braunfels, Texas, was returning from a retreat when the crash occurred, a church statement said. (KABB/WOAI via AP)

13 church members on way home from retreat die in bus crash

World
The Americans Airline plane was able to taxi to its gate safely where it was met by paramedics (AP Photo/Susan Walsh, File)

American Airlines passenger jet pilot dies on final approach

World
Prince Charles dances with Romanian dancers at a village museum on the second day of his nine day European tour (Photo by Arthur Edwards - WPA Pool/Getty Images)

Prince Charles struts his stuff with dancers in Romania

World 1
Holocaust exhibition open at Scottish Parliament. Picture: Contributed

Holocaust exhibition open to the public at the Scottish Parliament

News 2
New Zealand is the top destination people lie about visiting to present themselves as more cultured

Friends may not be as well-read and far-travelled as you think

News
The Stig driving a restored vintage bumper car to speeds of over 100mph, (Photo: Roderick Fountain/BBC/PA Wire
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Top Gear’s Stig breaks dodgem world speed record

Odd
Brewdog owns the trademark to "punk" in relation to beer.

Brewdog admits "mistake that hurt" over trademark row

Odd 5
Festival-goers will be encouraged to wear unicorn horns at the Knockengorroch World Ceilidh Music Festival. Picture: Contributed

‘Unicorns’ are alive and well in Galloway

News 1

Scottish dog daycare regulations ‘are a postcode lottery’

Odd 4

Former Scots monastery on sale for same price as London flat

News 7

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

Odd 1

E.Coli-linked cheesemaker to recommence production

Odd 7
Ricky Gervais, who has defended telling a joke about dead babies (Photo: Ian West/PA Wire)

Gervais defends dead baby joke as grieving parents storm out

Lifestyle 2
Biffy Clyro's lead singer Simon Neil at Edinburgh's Hogmanay celebrations 2016  (Photo: Ian Georgeson)

Glastonbury 2017: Biffy Clyro and Emeli Sande join line-up

News
Sue Perkins has been announced as the host of this year's Virgin TV British Academy Television Awards (photo: Dominic Lipinski/PA Wire)

Sue Perkins to host Bafta awards ceremony

TV & Radio
Victoria Beckham has revealed she will appear on Carpool Karaoke with James Corden (Photo: Ian West/PA Wire)

Victoria Beckham to appear with Corden on Carpool Karaoke

TV & Radio
Ian Gatt, secretary of the Scottish Pelagic Sustainability Group

Ian Gatt: Don’t overlook humble herring and mackerel

Opinion 1
The Global Seed Vault. The Vault is a safe storage facility for up to four and a half million seed samples of crops from all over the world.

Dr Glenn Bryan: Scots potato link to Svalbard seed vault

Opinion 1
Filming of the Down's Syndrome Scotland advert as part of their Awareness Week

Don’t see Down’s syndrome, see the person

Opinion

Obituary: Andy Coogan, athlete, Japanese POW camp survivor and inspirational figure

Obituaries

Obituary: James More, Edinburgh City Council Depute Town Clerk

Obituaries
Anne Mathewson obit

Obituary: Anne Mathewson, ran Clifton Hall School in Edinburgh

Obituaries
Adam Kennedy Bergius, DSC, submariner

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

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Small firms face a 'disproportionate burden' under the new digital tax rules, says Chiene + Tait partner Rory Kennedy. Picture: Pixabay

Rory Kennedy: Will making tax digital help small firms?

Management
Getting the best for Scotlands children is the top priority and the government must look at all options.

Scott Macnab: Lessons to be learned on education

Opinion 9
Nicola Sturgeon debates a motion to seek the authority to hold an indpendence referendum. Picture: AFP/Andy Buchanan/Getty Images

Tom Peterkin: SNP faces big question - what now for Nicola?

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Armed policeman at Edinburgh Airport in Scotland. Picture: PA

Kenny MacAskill: We do not need routinely armed police – they need more support and protection

Opinion 10
Correct communication is vital when health care workers are discussing Down's syndrome.

Kevan Christie: Forget the labels, it’s the people who count

Opinion
We are proudly Scottish but also global  so are we Somewheres or Anywheres and do we face an identity crisis?

Bill Jamieson: Which side of Great Divide are we on?

Opinion 1

Ricky Nicol: Telecoms split could be good news for rural areas

Opinion

Principled duchess who followed her own path

Opinion 1

Key to book content is a skilled, organised and analytical indexer

Opinion

Route to successful spread of salmon

Opinion