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Nicola Sturgeon set to make an announcement on indyref2

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Theresa May under fire over ‘grubby deal’ with DUP

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Education Secretary John Swinney

Spending on Scottish schools to rise this year

Education
Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn's surge in popularity shows no sign of abating with the most recent trend being for parents to name their babies after him. Picture: Matt Cardy/Getty

Nicola and Corbyn named in hottest new baby-naming trends

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Scottish areas have slowest broadband in UK, research claims

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HMS Queen Elizabeth ‘not vulnerable’ to cyber attack

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Serena Williams tells John McEnroe: ‘Respect my privacy’

Tennis

Euan McColm: SNP sceptics close in on Nicola Sturgeon

Ministry of Defence handout photo of HMS Queen Elizabeth. Picture; PA

HMS Queen Elizabeth ‘not vulnerable’ to cyber attack

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NFU Scotland said that Jonnie Hall's 'skills and knowledge were not being fully utilised'. Picture: Andrew Cowan/Scottish Parliament

Ground-breaking Brexit farm policy link-up put on hold

Farming 3
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British Transport Police merger to be debated at Scottish Parliament

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Education Secretary John Swinney

Spending on Scottish schools to rise this year

Education
Theresa May greets Arlene Foster, the leader of Northern Ireland's Democratic Unionist Party in Downing Street. Picture: Getty

PM accused of jeopardising peace in Northern Ireland with DUP deal

UK 5
Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn's surge in popularity shows no sign of abating with the most recent trend being for parents to name their babies after him. Picture: Matt Cardy/Getty

Nicola and Corbyn named in hottest new baby-naming trends

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First Minister Nicola Sturgeon is expected to make an announcement later on today. Picture: SWNS

Nicola Sturgeon set to make an announcement on indyref2

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Brexit: EU nationals will have to apply for identity cards

Politics 6

Scotland’s economy: wages and employment rate still below crash levels

Politics 7

Michael McKean: Yemen - a war that’s slipped under the radar

Opinion 2
Transport Scotland rail director Bill Reeve and East Kilbride SNP MSP Linda Fabiani in a refurbished carriage. Picture: Transport Scotland

Power sockets and wi-fi added to new ScotRail train fleet

Transport
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British Transport Police merger to be debated at Scottish Parliament

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The legislation, which will see British Transport Police (BTP) in Scotland subsumed into Police Scotland, will be voted on at Holyrood later today. Picture: John Devlin

Corbyn backs calls for transport policing merger to be scrapped

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Meghan Ambrozevich-Blair, 26, who died in a car crash the day after her final exam and has been awarded a posthumous first-class honours degree. Picture; PA

Edinburgh vet student killed in car crash awarded 1st degree

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Video: On board the HMS Queen Elizabeth

News 6

Motorists say driving test changes don’t go far enough

News 2

Donald Trump: Travel ban clear victory for national security

News 8

Jeremy Corbyn pledges to return railways to public ownership

Transport 6

New look for historic Edinburgh University student union

Lifestyle 8
Ministry of Defence handout photo of HMS Queen Elizabeth. Picture; PA

HMS Queen Elizabeth ‘not vulnerable’ to cyber attack

News 5
Education Secretary John Swinney

Spending on Scottish schools to rise this year

Education
Meghan Ambrozevich-Blair, 26, who died in a car crash the day after her final exam and has been awarded a posthumous first-class honours degree. Picture; PA

Edinburgh vet student killed in car crash awarded 1st degree

News 5
David Tennant appeared in the series.

Scots actors in Harry Potter: Where are they now?

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Video: On board the HMS Queen Elizabeth

News 6
Test your knowledge in our Harry Potter quiz.

Quiz: How well do you know Harry Potter?

News 2

Thousands of customers ‘at risk’ following Virgin Media hack

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Brian Wilson: The SNP are great at asking for your views – but nobody’s listening

Opinion 70

Experimental bone growth treatment saves dog’s leg

Tech
Electric vehicles will soon become the norm on city streets. Picture: John Devlin.

Brian Brotherston: The rise of electric cars will fuel the debate on how to power them all

Opinion 3
Greenpeace has brought its ship the Beluga II on an expedition of scientific research around Scotland, sampling seawater for microplastics and documenting the impact of ocean plastic on some of the UK's most precious marine life.

Greenpeace voyage highlights impact of plastic pollution

Environment 2
Eating insects could help tackle climate change - Edinburgh bakery Patissier Maxime serves cakes made with beasties and bugs as ingredients.

Ilona Amos: Eating with the planet in mind offers food for thought

Opinion 1
The Engine Shed, Scotland's �11m new conservation hub for historical buildings and monuments, has opened at a former munitions store in Stirling. Picture: Rob McDougall

Building conservation hub opens at Stirling munitions depot

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Responsible business makes economic sense

Management

Gillian Bruce: Firms can cash in on recycling

Opinion

Labour to bring forward bill to ban fracking in Scotland

News 5
Brian Fraser  and John Baxter
Blood deliver supplies for the NHS. Picture; Ian Georgeson

Meet the bikers who give up their weekend to save the NHS £20,000

News 2
Protesters wearing oxygen masks  gather outside Holyrood to call for the life-saving cystic fibrosis drug, Orkambi, to be made available on the NHS in Scotland. Picture: Jon Savage

Cystic fibrosis campaign launches with sufferers visiting Holyrood

UK
Middle-aged office workers spend more time sitting than older pensioners, research from the University of Edinburgh reveals.

Constant sitting health risk for middle-aged office workers

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Aneurin Bevan talks to the NHS's first patient Sylvia Diggory, 13, at Trafford General Hospital in 1948.  Picture: Trafford Healthcare NHS Trust/PA

How do we give the NHS a healthy balance sheet?

Opinion 1
From l to r: Professor David Clark OBE from the University of Glasgow, Lene Jarlb�k from REHPA - Knowledge Centre for Rehabilitation and Palliative Care, Professor Merryn Gott from the University of Auckland and Richard Meade from Marie Curie  Experts debate end of life care in hospitals

Scotland lagging behind in delivery of end of life care

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Exposure to sunlight can alleviate eczema symptoms

News

Cash-strapped health service pay £2,500 a day for locum doctors

News

Brave Livingston mum ‘one of youngest Scots to get breast cancer’

News

Street pharmacies to aid city’s rough sleepers

News
'We need a science-based approach to delivering quality,' said Steve McLean of Marks & Spencer. Picture: Christopher Furlong/Getty Images

Marks & Spencer building science into beef supply chain

Farming
Debenhams warned its profits could come in at the lower end of City forecasts. Picture: TSPL

Debenhams warns over ‘volatile’ trading as sales fall

Retail

PM accused of jeopardising peace in Northern Ireland with DUP deal

UK 5

Nicola and Corbyn named in hottest new baby-naming trends

News 4

Charlotte Church reveals she has lost her unborn baby

UK

Russell Wardrop: What are words worth? A lot less than you think

Opinion
Construction Scotland Innovation Centre's Hamilton facility opens its doors in September. Picture: Contributed

Stephen Good: Innovation is change that unlocks new value

Management

Children certainly should be heard when it comes to family disputes

Opinion
Barack Obamas joke was perfect for Ellen DeGeneres presentation. Picture: Jewel Samad/AFP/Getty Images

Russell Wardrop: What are words worth? A lot less than you think

Opinion
Electric vehicles will soon become the norm on city streets. Picture: John Devlin.

Brian Brotherston: The rise of electric cars will fuel the debate on how to power them all

Opinion 3
A Gaelic adviser on the new film has also worked on hit series Outlander

Hannah Scott: War drama that could give Gaelic a new voice

Opinion
Yemenis gather to carry home food rations provided by Mercy Corps

Michael McKean: Yemen - a war that’s slipped under the radar

Opinion 2

Ilona Amos: Eating with the planet in mind offers food for thought

Opinion 1

Euan McColm: Rock ’n’ roll’s rejection of middle class doesn’t stand up to scrutiny

Opinion 2

Leader comment: University must build a consensus

Opinion

Paris Gourtsoyannis: Offer on citizens will leave EU cold

Opinion 7
Yemenis gather to carry home food rations provided by Mercy Corps

Michael McKean: Yemen - a war that’s slipped under the radar

Opinion 2
EY said that one in three 'digitally active' consumers now use fintech on a regular basis. Picture: Shutterstock

Fintech set for further surge after leap in take-up

Financial 1
A tourist boat packed with passengers for the holiday weekend sunk, leaving at least six people dead and 15 missing. Picture: Juan Quiroz via AP

Party boat sinks leaving at least six dead in Colombia

World
First Lady Melania Trump, President Donald Trump, Secretary of the Treasury Steven Mnuchin, Louise Linton, Vice President Mike Pence, and Second Lady Karen Pence pose at the wedding of Secretary of the Treasury Steven Mnuchin and Louise Lintonat Andrew Mellon Auditorium in Washington, DC. Picture: Kevin Mazur/Getty Images for LS

Scottish actress married to President Trump’s Treasury secretary

Lifestyle 2

1,000 forced to flee Spanish national park as fire spreads

World

148 killed in Pakistan after oil tanker bursts into flames

World

Donald Trump among guests at Louise Linton’s wedding

News 7

Police thwart terrorist plot at Islam’s holiest site

World 1
Reg Varney  makes the first withdrawal from a Barclaycash machine, at the Enfield branch of Barclays Bank in 1967. Picture: PA

Scottish invented ATM celebrates 50 years in operation

Odd
Mhairi posing in her new T-shirt, which sported a hilarious anti-Trident logo. Picture: Twitter

Mhairi Black posts humorous anti-Trident T-shirt pic on Twitter

News 21
The front of Cheryl Murphy's car was taken over by a swarm of bees. Picture: SWNS

Woman ‘stunned’ after thousands of bees ‘take over her car’

Odd 3

Children certainly should be heard when it comes to family disputes

Opinion
Undated PA file photo of the album cover of Sgt Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band, Beatles (1967). PRESS ASSOCIATION Photo. Issue date: Friday June 1, 2007. It was 40 years ago today that The Beatles released their seminal album Sgt Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band and it is still causing a stir - at least in the world of academia. The album, released in the UK on June 1 1967, is regarded by critics and fans alike as the most influential album of all time. See PA Story SHOWBIZ Albums. Photo Credit should read: PA/PA Wire

John Sturrock: Mediating between Sgt Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club band

Opinion
Paul Harper is a Partner at Lindsays

Paul Harper: When is a strict rule of thumb not a a strict rule of thumb?

Opinion
Artist and drag king Diane Torr

Obituary: Diane Torr, artist who challenged notions of gender

Obituaries
Carla Fendi in Milan (AP Photo/Giuseppe Aresu, file)

Obituary: Carla Fendi, Italian luxury goods designer and member of famous fashion family

Obituaries
This undated photo provided by the University of California Santa Cruz shows Jerry Nelson, an astronomer who designed advanced telescopes that help scientists glimpse far reaches of the universe. The University of California, Santa Cruz, where Nelson was a professor emeritus, said Nelson died June 10, 2017, at his home. (Don Harris/University of California Santa Cruz via AP)

Obituary: Jerry Nelson, ground-breaking telescope designer

Obituaries
Stuart Bruce Laing

Obituary: Stuart Laing, eminent and highly-motivated analytical research chemist

Obituaries

Charlotte Church reveals she has lost her unborn baby

UK
First Lady Melania Trump, President Donald Trump, Secretary of the Treasury Steven Mnuchin, Louise Linton, Vice President Mike Pence, and Second Lady Karen Pence pose at the wedding of Secretary of the Treasury Steven Mnuchin and Louise Lintonat Andrew Mellon Auditorium in Washington, DC. Picture: Kevin Mazur/Getty Images for LS

Scottish actress married to President Trump’s Treasury secretary

Lifestyle 2
Neighbours have rallied around Susan Boyle after the singing star was subjected to vile abuse by a group of youths. File picture: John Devlin

Police called after gang of youths ‘abuse Susan Boyle’

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Katy Perrymade the gaffe while performing on the Pyramid Stage at the Glastonbury Festival. Picture: PA

Katy Perry mocked for calling Saltire ‘blue flag with an x’

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Sienna Miller pictured with Lost City of Z co-star Charlie Hunnam. Picture: Getty Images

Sienna Miller speaks out on film industry’s gender pay gap

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