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New poll shows drop in support for Scottish independence

Politics

Sturgeon: PM called election before fraud probe ‘catches up with her’

Politics

No Labour deal with SNP after election, vows Corbyn

Politics
A 48-hour strike  has been suspended. Picture: PA

Virgin Trains strike suspended after ‘progress’ in talks

Transport

Police to pull over Edinburgh drivers ‘too close to cyclists’

News

Poll shows no rise in support for Scottish independence

Politics

Scotland’s weather: Snow falls around country

News

Woolworths set for shock return to the high street

Retail
Marine Le Pen has announced she is temporarily stepping down from leading her party.

Marine Le Pen stepping down as leader of National Front

World

Lesley Riddoch: May won’t get completely free run

Full Ribbish Binns in The Leith Walk Area, Edinburgh. Buchanan Street.

Rubbish row spills over into election in Edinburgh

News 44

New poll shows drop in support for Scottish independence

Politics 51

No Labour deal with SNP after election, vows Corbyn

Politics 17

Sturgeon: PM called election before fraud probe ‘catches up with her’

Politics 470
Shelter Scotland report shows social evictions in Scotland have risen over last two years.
PICTURE: LISA FERGUSON

Social sector evictions up by a quarter in Scotland

Politics 3

Jeremy Corbyn refuses to answer questions from media

Politics 7

Jeremy Corbyn urges Scots to reject ‘vicious’ Tories

Politics 30

America ‘will not rule out strike against North Korea’

World 6

Theresa May ‘would be prepared to launch pre-emptive nuclear strike’

Politics 25

EU commissioner: Britain faces ‘bloodbath’ over US trade deal

Politics 21
A partial evacuation took place at Waverley.

Evacuation at Waverley confirmed as ‘false alarm’

News 3
Police Scotland launch Operation Close Pass, which will see drivers pulled over for passing too closely an unmarked police cyclist.

Leader comment: Road safety is a two-way street

Opinion
A 48-hour strike  has been suspended. Picture: PA

Virgin Trains strike suspended after ‘progress’ in talks

Transport 1
Operation Close Pass will see motorists who pass unmarked cars too cloesly pulled over. Picture: contributed.

Police to pull over Edinburgh drivers ‘too close to cyclists’

News 94

Flying Scotsman and 3 modern trains celebrate UK railways

Transport 1

Road safety alert over lethal ‘march of the smombies’

Transport 4

Drug-drive limits and new tests to be introduced in Scotland

Transport 59
Oxford University, where students have been issues strict guidelines in a bid to avoid racist behaviour. Picture: Pixabay

University students warned ‘looking away could be racist’

Education 8
Katherine McMahon realised she had to exercise to be healthy. Picture: Neil Hanna

‘Fat’ feminist jogger defies PE class persecutors

News 8
Pupils should be taught about consent in sexual relationships, says MSP.

Consent should be part of sex education, says MSP

Education 5
Sex education is an integral part of the curriculum, according to a government spokeswoman. Picture: Getty Images

Consent needs to be taught as part of sex education, says MSP

News 8
Heriot Watt has signed a multi-million poud deal with oil giant Total (PIC: ROB MCDOUGALL)

Heriot-Watt signs £2.5m research deal with oil giant Total

News 2
Edinburgh University Medical School. Researchers will join a UK-wide team investigating dementia. Picture: TSPL

Edinburgh researchers join £250m dementia project

Tech
Obesity charity is calling for an overhaul of Scotlands school dinners to offer healthier options. Picture: Ian Rutherford

‘Cultural step change’ called for over Scottish school meals

Health 6

Leader comment: School meal offerings still not serving their purpose

Opinion 2

Malala Yousafzai friends set to attend Edinburgh University

News 6

Mary Brown: Higher pay encourages cheating students

Opinion 1

Research on “what works” to close school attainment gap

Education 12
Full Ribbish Binns in The Leith Walk Area, Edinburgh. Buchanan Street.

Rubbish row spills over into election in Edinburgh

News 44
People walk through a snow shower along Grampian Road in Aviemore. Picture: PA

Scotland’s weather: Snow falls around country

News 2
One of the new Red Pandas is welcomed to Edinburgh Zoo. Picture: RZSS/Katie Paton

Edinburgh Zoo’s red pandas move into new enclosure together

News
Three Limaria hians on the surface of a flame shell bed. Picture: Graham Saunders/Scottish Natural Heritage /PA Wire.

Rare reef at Loch Carron devastated by scallop dredging

Environment

Video: Minke whale stranded on beach in Elie refloated

News 1

Thousands take to Edinburgh streets on March for Science

News 17
Fears have been raised over bed blocking in Edinburgh hospitals. Picture; Greg Macvean

Fears over bed blocking as delayed discharges double

News 3
The 10 mile event makes its way through the Meadows, Edinburgh. Picture Toby Williams.

Thousands take part in Great Edinburgh Run

News 1

New Maggie’s Centre in Larbert opens thanks to Moonwalk

News
Obesity is now the top cause of preventable life-years lost. Picture: PA Photo/JupiterImages Corporation.

Obesity ‘causes more deaths than smoking’

News 1
Fernando Ricksen. Picture: JP licence.

Rangers legend Fernando Ricksen: I can’t tell my girl I have MND

News 1
Claire Thakray, left, and Trish Deykin have welcomed the research.

Major breakthrough in search for cause of MS

News 1
Drinking four cups of coffee a day doesn't carry any risk to health, new research has found. Picture: Contributed

Four cups of coffee a day ‘carries no risk to health’

News

‘Fat’ feminist jogger defies PE class persecutors

News 8

Infection diseases expert urges GPs to use instant antibiotics test

News

Jane Bradley: It happened quickly, not drinking has become acceptable

Opinion
Jimmy Choo's largest shareholder has thrown its weight behind the sale process. Picture: Contributed

Luxury shoe brand Jimmy Choo puts itself up for sale

Retail
First-quarter dividend payouts jumped 16.2% on last year, according to Capita Asset Services data. Picture: Daniel Leal-Olivas/AFP/Getty Images

Record for dividends but growth ‘narrowly based’

Companies
Derek Halden, CILT Scottish Committee

Derek Halden: Development must link to transport

Opinion

Theresa May ‘would be prepared to launch pre-emptive nuclear strike’

Politics 25

Jailed British-Iranian woman loses final stage of appeal

UK

University students warned ‘looking away could be racist’

Education 8

Tories may scrap pledge not to raise income tax

Politics 3
Scottish Institute for Enterprise chief Fiona Godsman says start-ups like Pick Protection and snap40 can follow in the footsteps of home-grown 'unicorns' BrewDog and Skyscanner. Picture: Contributed

Fiona Godsman: Let’s grow more Scottish unicorns

Companies 1
David Spaven, Scottish representative Rail Freight Group

David Spaven: There is whisky galore but we must mind the gap and let rail take strain

Opinion
Derek Halden, CILT Scottish Committee

Derek Halden: Development must link to transport

Opinion
Police Scotland launch Operation Close Pass, which will see drivers pulled over for passing too closely an unmarked police cyclist.

Leader comment: Road safety is a two-way street

Opinion
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JANET CHRISTIE ,  MAGAZINE WRITER

Janet Christie’s Mum’s the Word

News
SEPA wants businesses to move beyond compliance

Ian Buchannan: We’re coming for the environmental criminals

Opinion 2

Elaine Logan: Pastoral care is no longer an optional extra

Opinion

Eliot Wilson: A tale of two cities that have helped to define me

Opinion

Douglas McLachlan: Pomegranate pipped at the post in advert wars

Opinion

Kirsty Gunn: Who will drink our gin and see our plays if these monstrosities march on?

Opinion
Marine Le Pen has announced she is temporarily stepping down from leading her party.

Marine Le Pen stepping down as leader of National Front

World 4
North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un. Picture: ED JONES/AFP/Getty Images

America ‘will not rule out strike against North Korea’

World 6
Presidential candidate Emmanuel Macron. Picture: Vincent Isore/IP3/Getty Images.

Emmanuel Macron: I will reunite split France

World 5
French presidential election candidate for the En Marche! movement Emmanuel Macron and French presidential election candidate for the far-right Front National party Marine Le Pen posing in Paris. Picture: AFP PHOTO / Jo�l SAGET AND Eric Feferberg.

Centrist Macron and far-right Le Pen in French presidency fight

Politics 3

French election: Macron will face Le Pen in run-off

World 12

Expat Scot Ben Letham killed in paraglider accident in New Zealand

World

France presidential election: Voters begin casting ballots

World 1

Family to appeal al-Megrahi’s Lockerbie bombing conviction

News
Three topiary heads created by Michael Kaplan in his garden. Picture: SWNS

Edinburgh man spends 2,000 hours sculpting ‘head’ hedges

News
Couples aer spending almost 20 per cent less on engagement rings.

Amount spent on engagement ring plummets

Odd
Which? was able to set up a fake profile on AirBnB which remained up for almost two weeks.

AirBnB takes almost two weeks to remove "fraudulent" account

Odd
A scone. But how do you pronounce it? Picture: Contributed

Scone or scone? Our pronunciation depends on where we live

Odd 1
Derek Halden, CILT Scottish Committee

Derek Halden: Development must link to transport

Opinion
Douglas McLachlan is a partner, Anderson Strathern, and specialises in intellectual property law.

Douglas McLachlan: Pomegranate pipped at the post in advert wars

Opinion
Borders Railway Golden Ticket Holders get to ride on the new rail line the day before the first fare paying passengers. A train on the line at Borthwick

Ian Burke: Borders bang-on for business bonanza

Opinion 1
Erin Moran has died at the age of 56. Picture: AP

Obituary: Erin Moran, actress who found fame in US sitcom Happy Days

Obituaries
FILE: Former England and Aston Villa defender Ugo Ehiogu dies at 44 after suffering a cardiac arrest. CHESTER, ENGLAND - JANUARY 25:  Ugo Ehiogu manager of Tottenham Hotspur U21 looks on prior to the Barclays U21 Premier League match between Liverpool U21 and Tottenham Hotspur U21 at Lookers Vauxhall Stadium on January 25, 2016 in Chester, England.  (Photo by Alex Livesey/Getty Images)

Obituary: Ugo Ehiogu, former England defender who became partner in a record label

Obituaries

Obituary: Elizabeth Fairgrieve, occupational therapist who touched countless lives

Obituaries

Obituary: Bill Thomson, Govan-born Canadian soccer coach

Obituaries

Mark Millar’s journey from Glasgow to Gotham

News
Girl band 
Bananarama
. Picture: contributed.

Bananarama are back - and will be touring all their hits

Celebrity
Brian Limond, creator of the hit BBC Scotland series Limmys Show, will release his second book of short stories next month. Picture: John Devlin/TSPL

Interview: Limmy reveals how coding skills made him famous

Tech 2
Pink Floyd's Roger Waters, who is to release his first solo studio album for 25 years. Picture: David Parry/PA Wire

Pink Floyd frontman in first album release for 25 years

UK 1
Singer-songwriter Laura Mvula is in the running for two Ivor Novello awards. Picture: PA

Laura Mvula up for Ivor Novellos after label dropped her

Music