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Stars arrive in Edinburgh for T2 Trainspotting premiere

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British Secretary of State for Exiting the European Union (Brexit Minister) David Davis Picture: Getty Images

Food sector faces ‘terrifying’ tariffs after hard Brexit

Politics
Pro-independence campaigners are to stage another march through Glasgow city centre in April. Picture: John Devlin/TSPL

Pro-independence campaigners to march again in Glasgow

Politics
St Mary's Cathedral in Glasgow's West End belongs to the Scottish Episcopal Church. Picture: Wikicommons

Queen’s chaplain quits over Glasgow Qur’an reading row

News

Dani Garavelli: Women on the march nurse their wrath

Opinion

Scottish fishermen fear Brexit bonanza will slip through the net

Farming

Scottish company convinced The Queen to embrace solar power

Tech

Women around the world protest against Donald Trump

Politics
Salmond: time running out

Alex Salmond: Tories are tearing apart Union

Politics
Pro-independence campaigners are to stage another march through Glasgow city centre in April. Picture: John Devlin/TSPL

Pro-independence campaigners to march again in Glasgow

Politics 123
St Mary's Cathedral in Glasgow's West End belongs to the Scottish Episcopal Church. Picture: Wikicommons

Queen’s chaplain quits over Glasgow Qur’an reading row

News 16
Protesters gather outside 
the US Consulate General 
in Edinburgh. Picture: 
Lisa Ferguson

Dani Garavelli: Women on the march nurse their wrath

Opinion 31
Trawler men unload their catch at Peterhead fish market.. Picture: Jeff J Mitchell/Getty Images

Scottish fishermen fear Brexit bonanza will slip through the net

Farming 20
British Secretary of State for Exiting the European Union (Brexit Minister) David Davis Picture: Getty Images

Food sector faces ‘terrifying’ tariffs after hard Brexit

Politics 142
The closures prompted a widespread outcry last year when initial concerns over external walls at Oxgangs Primary lead to widespread structural issues coming to light.  Picture: Julie Bull

Edinburgh schools shut for 500 days over building fears

Education 18

Women around the world protest against Donald Trump

Politics 98

Euan McColm: ‘America first’ is a dumb example to follow

World 139

Greens put SNP budget at risk by holding out for 60 per cent tax on the rich

Politics 44

Anti-Trump protesters gather outside US consulate in Edinburgh

News 135
ScotRail have warned of disruptions. Picture: John Devlin

Glasgow rail passengers told to expect disruptions

News
ScotRail Alliance Phil Verster is leaving after nearly two years in charge. Picture: Network Rail

Leader comment: Draw a line under ScotRail troubles

Opinion 5

ScotRail chief Phil Verster quits as managing director

Transport 43

Alastair Dalton: Dramatically cut fares to fill empty seats?

Opinion 7

3 dead, 20 hurt after car drives into pedestrians in Melbourne

World

Scottish road spending cuts ‘cannot continue’, MSPs told

Transport 4
The closures prompted a widespread outcry last year when initial concerns over external walls at Oxgangs Primary lead to widespread structural issues coming to light.  Picture: Julie Bull

Edinburgh schools shut for 500 days over building fears

Education 18
The Mamie Martin Fund helps girls in Malawi to attend school, supported by Alexander McCall Smiths Scotland School Coffee.

Scotland Street Coffee sends girls to school in Malawi

Lifestyle 4
teachers and pupils continue to achieve results despite  not because of  the system.

Leader comment: No talking in class – it’s time to listen to teachers

Opinion 3
Relations between teachers and the national exam board are 'near breaking point.' Picture: TSPL

Teacher and Scottish exam board relations ‘near breaking point’

Politics 10
Daniel Broby

Scotland warned to embrace Fintech or risk consequences

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Council chief execs question need for “disruptive” school reforms

Politics 21

Society mag Tatler puts Moray primary in ‘top school’ list

News 4

Scots headteacher recruitment crisis ‘could get worse’

Politics 12

Teachers given online tool to raise classroom attainment

Tech 5

Hard Brexit could be ‘biggest disaster’ in years for universities

Education 20
George Goudsmit, managing director of AES Solar, said the UK still lags behind Europe in embracing renewable energy. Picture: Marc Hindley

Scottish company convinced The Queen to embrace solar power

Tech 8
Environment secretary Roseanna Cunningham meets pupils studying climate change at Currie Community High School in Edinburgh.

Scots emissions to be cut by 66% in 15 years under latest plan

Environment 21
Whitelee Windfarm, 20 minutes from central Glasgow, is the UK's largest windfarm

Leader comment: We should all aim for more sustainable energy

Opinion 10
14th Edinburgh Mountain Film Festival will feature some of Scotland's top adrenalin-junkies.

Edinburgh Mountain Film Festival to showcase extreme sports

News

7 unusual and idyllic cottages in Scotland

News

Calls to cut emissions as 2016 hottest year on year globally

Environment 10

Jura island course creator has designs on golf conference

News 1
About �10 billion is spent each year by the NHS on treating diabetes

Helen Colhoun: Big data holds key to tackling diabetes

Opinion 1
Health Secretary Shona Robison's officials advised the European trip.

NHS Scotland: Ex-health worker told she can try Europe for treatment

News 31
Prominent figures have spoken out about their experiences with mental health issues, helping to tackle the stigma, but there are still many who fight a private battle with depression.

David Walsh: Ending taboo is vital to win battle with depression

Opinion
The Priory Hospital in Glasgow PICTURE: Donald MacLeod

Private hospital IT failures ‘harming’ patients’ family life

News 6
Ambulances arrive at an  Accident and Emergency department Picture: Graeme Robertson/Getty Images

Leader comment: NHS crisis must be tackled

Opinion 12
Short-term women prisoners are denied heroin substitute. Picture: Jon Savage

Short-term female prisoners denied methadone, finds report

News 8
The boxes will help Highlands mothers who have to travel 100 miles to give birth. Picture: Contributed

Highlands ‘baby boxes’ for mothers faced with 100-mile trip

News 3

Builders most at risk of developing skin cancer while at work

News

Scot aims to do first solo Jordan trail trek for charity

News 3

100 Scots patients spent 12 hours in A&E in first week of 2017

News 34

Edinburgh hospital ‘turning patients away due to lack of beds’

News 9
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Alcohol free bar DRY opens in Stockbridge

UK 20
Sterling is 12 per cent lower against the euro since the UKs referendum decision last June to quit the European Union. Photograph: PA

Item Club think-tank warns of downturn in growth

UK 2
Leslie Benzies produced eight titles in the critically acclaimed Grand Theft Auto series of video games before acrimoniously departing Rockstar North. Photograph: Stephen Butler/REX/Shutterstock

Grand Theft Auto mastermind Leslie Benzies launches new companies

Tech 1
High street sales slumped as online business hit new highs. Picture: Neil Hanna

UK retail sales fall at fastest rate in nearly five years

UK 1

Personal data for sale on ‘huge scale’, warns consumer group

UK 1

Call to devolve immigration powers rejected by UK government

News 47

Labour candidate pledges to ‘call time’ on Barnett Formula

News 12

HSBC to pay £4m over ‘unreasonable’ debt collection

Financial
Protesters gather outside 
the US Consulate General 
in Edinburgh. Picture: 
Lisa Ferguson

Dani Garavelli: Women on the march nurse their wrath

Opinion 31
Demonstrators protest on the National Mall in Washington, DC, for the Women's March. Picture: Getty Images

Women around the world protest against Donald Trump

Politics 98
Trump delivers his provocative inaugural address at the Capitol in Washingon DC. Photograph: Mandel Ngan/Getty

Euan McColm: ‘America first’ is a dumb example to follow

World 139
Firefighters inspect the wreck of the coach which burst into flames after crashing on a motorway near Verona. Picture: AP

School bus crash fireball leaves 16 dead in Italy

World
Bernd Igwerks found the bottle on Norderney island, Germany. Picture: Contributed

Hunt for Scots author of message in a bottle sent 46 years ago

News 8
Papers also include reported UFO sightings and recipes for invisible ink.

Released files reveal CIA interest in Scottish paranormal research

More Heritage 6
The Jolly Santa product has been recalled by Thorntons.

Recall for chocolate santas as pieces of plastic found inside

Odd 1
The rat ate through the car seat. Picture: The Newsletter/Johnston Press

‘Help! A rat ate my Mercedes Benz’

Odd 1

Ex-Olympian David Wilkie quits local pool after being told off for swimming too fast

News 11

Scottish puppy survives swallowing eight-inch knife

News

Scottish SPCA want to find little girl Zoe to say thanks

News 1
Sam Heughan and Caitriona Balfe pictured filming in Tweeddale Court. Picture: SWNS

Outlander stars Sam Heughan & Caitriona Balfe filming in Edinburgh

People & Places
Jamie Murray. Picture: John Devlin.

Jamie Murray ‘mistaken for brother Andy by taxi driver’

Andy Murray 1
George Michael. Picture: SWNS

George Michael died ‘of accidental drugs overdose’

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Scottish writer Irvine Welsh. (Photo by Ulf Andersen/Getty Images)

Irvine Welsh: ‘Leith is yang to stuffy Edinburgh’s yin’

News 18
The chaffinch featured in 5th place in the Big Farmland Bird Count in Scotland last year. Photo: GWCT

Count on farmers to make sure that Scottish songbirds keep their habitats

Opinion
Duncan Cormack
. Picture: Contributed

Obituary: Duncan Cormack, policeman and war veteran

Obituaries
It remains possible to apply for national patents in countries of interest, which will be subject to the jurisdiction of national courts.

Franziska Luckert: Charting a path through European patents maze

Opinion
FILE - Wayne Barrett, the longtime investigative columnist for the Village Voice, at home in New York, Jan. 19, 2011. Barrett, who exposed the misdeeds of developers, landlords and politicians for the alternative weekly for 37 years and wrote a biography of Donald Trump in 1992, died in Manhattan on Jan. 19, 2017. He was 71. (Chester Higgins Jr./The New York Times)

Obituary: Wayne Barrett, investigative journalist

Obituaries
Protesters gather outside 
the US Consulate General 
in Edinburgh. Picture: 
Lisa Ferguson

Dani Garavelli: Women on the march nurse their wrath

Opinion 31
More than half of Scottish tourism businesses are confident about the next 12 months

Bill Jamieson: Mind the growing gap between north and south

Business 5
Trump delivers his provocative inaugural address at the Capitol in Washingon DC. Photograph: Mandel Ngan/Getty

Euan McColm: ‘America first’ is a dumb example to follow

World 139
About �10 billion is spent each year by the NHS on treating diabetes

Helen Colhoun: Big data holds key to tackling diabetes

Opinion 1
You may require insurance even on the nursery slopes. Photograph: Getty

Don’t get caught out by winter holiday mishaps

Business
ScotRail Alliance Phil Verster is leaving after nearly two years in charge. Picture: Network Rail

Leader comment: Draw a line under ScotRail troubles

Opinion 5
The haggis is piped into a Burns Supper, an international celebration that puts Scottish hospitality on the map.

Stephen Jardine: Burns Night showcases Scottish hospitality to the world

Opinion 2

Jane Bradley: Don’t wait too long to reach out to the lonely - do it now

Opinion

Ross Douthat: How the Obama legacy crumbled

Opinion 12

Leader comment: Trump plays the patriotism card

Opinion 6

Alastair Dalton: Dramatically cut fares to fill empty seats?

Opinion 7