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Yahyah Farroukh  - this photo was alleged to have been taken on the ferry from Wemyss Bay to Rothesay.

Man arrested in connection with Parsons Green attack released

News
A crowd of protestors gather outside the Catalan region's economy ministry building in Barcelona. Picture AP

Nicola Sturgeon backs Catalonia’s right to hold a referendum

Politics
The new �10 note. Picture: PA

New Scottish £10 note featuring Robert Burns released

News

Anti-Terror barriers to be installed in Edinburgh over Christmas

People & Places

Scottish railway stations named among best in Britain

News

No questions on Anas Sarwar family business at Labour hustings

Politics

Kenny MacAskill: Simply tholing offensive behaviour is no longer acceptable

Opinion
Tourists on the Royal Mile. Picture: TSPL

BBC to show Edinburgh Old Town ‘party flat’ hell

Politics

Scott Macnab: Catalan struggle not a priority for Scots

Scott Macnab
A crowd of protestors gather outside the Catalan region's economy ministry building in Barcelona. Picture AP

Nicola Sturgeon backs Catalonia’s right to hold a referendum

Politics
Anas Sarwar came under fire at Holyrood today

Nicola Sturgeon attacks Anas Sarwar over family firm

Politics 32
Nicola Sturgeon won't back down on Named Person

FMQs: Sturgeon refuses to back down on Named Persons

Politics 92
Teddy Taylor with Conservative leader Margaret Thatcher ahead of the 1979 General Election. Picture: Hamish Campbell/TSPL

Former Glasgow MP Sir Teddy Taylor dies aged 80

Politics 1
Richard Leonard and Anas Sarwar at the Scottish Labour hustings in Glasgow. Picture: John Devlin/TSPL

What we learned from the Scottish Labour leadership hustings

Politics 5
NFU Scotland's James Porter said: 'We must be able to continue to source seasonal workers.' Picture: Craig Stephen

Scottish crops at risk without migrant labour, says NFUS

Farming 42
Concerns over Grenfell Tower-type cladding

Labour claims Scottish Government guilty of `monumental error’ in Grenfell-style cladding row

Politics 1

No questions on Anas Sarwar family business at Labour hustings

Politics 37

Spain responds to Scottish Government statement on Catalonia

Politics 381

North Korean minister echoes Pedro Caixinha’s ‘dog and caravan’ phrase

Odd 4

Glasgow twice turned down offer of help to find Grenfell-style cladding

Politics 3
Hope Street is among Glasgow city centre's most polluted streets. Picture: John Devlin

Dirty engine buses face Glasgow city centre ban

Transport

Council agrees business case for extending Edinburgh tram to Leith

Transport 4
Wemyss Bay Railway Station. Picture: Contributed.

Scottish railway stations named among best in Britain

News 3

Edinburgh trams inquiry: Councillors not told of price rise

Transport 17

Airport alcohol ban call after Scottish arrest figures released

News 40

Ryanair passengers who re-booked flights pay again for extras

Transport 13

Jets scrambled to intercept Russian bombers over North Sea

News 22
Of 34 breeds of North Atlantic seabirds investigated by researchers, 74 per cent were found to have ingested plastics. Picture: Bill Henry

Majority of seabirds are eating plastic, Scots scientists warn

Tech 1
Sir Tom Hunter said the move was an 'important step forward' for Strathclyde Business School. Picture: John Devlin

Strathclyde Business School unveils founding leaders

Management
The incident happened on Wednesday at a classroom in Broughton Primary.

Classroom at Broughton Primary closes after ceiling collapses

News
Workers are being urged to copy pupils in completing a Daily Mile. Picture: Dave Scott

Leader comment: Daily Mile should be for all

Opinion 1
MSPs are considering fresh legislation that seeks to address issues raised in a Supreme Court legal ruling on the Named Persons policy. Picture: TSPL

Scots teachers could face court under new Named Person plan

Education 138
87-year-old Alex Stewart enrolling at university for the eighth time. Picture: SWNS

Oldest Scots student, 87, enrolls at university for 8th time

News 9
Picture:   Lisa Ferguson

Letter: Parents’ atitudes stopping Scottish education becoming world class

Your Say 28

Parents paying £121k more to get into ‘right’ school catchment

Education 94

John Swinney to promise teachers ‘more freedom’

News 10

Bid to make Scotland a ‘Daily Mile nation’ after pupil scheme

News 15

Martin Davidson: Give the kids a sense of adventure – and watch them become grown-ups

Opinion
Of 34 breeds of North Atlantic seabirds investigated by researchers, 74 per cent were found to have ingested plastics. Picture: Bill Henry

Majority of seabirds are eating plastic, Scots scientists warn

Tech 1
Atlantis Resources chief Tim Cornelius. Picture: Jon Savage

Atlantis to seek backing to extend tidal energy project

News 1
Dunoon and other seaside towns around the Firth of Clyde are at risk from rising sea-levels caused by climate change

Scottish towns and nuclear base in danger from rising seas

News 21

Mexico earthquake: At least 248 dead after powerful quake

World

Martin Davidson: Give the kids a sense of adventure – and watch them become grown-ups

Opinion

Karen Ramoo: Caring for our countryside is a job for everyone, not just those who live there

Opinion 2

Bid to save last ‘granny’ pines with links to Caledonian Forest

Environment 3

North Sea oil and gas to run out in ten years, experts warn

News 8
A third of Scots are suffering from a lack of sleep. Picture: PA

One in three Scots ‘not getting enough sleep’

News
Airlines have called for a ban on early morning alcohol sales at airports.

Airport alcohol ban call after Scottish arrest figures released

News 40
The breath - and control of it - really is the key to yoga, says Caroline Foster.

Caroline Foster: Stressed and tense? The trick is to control breathing

Opinion
Pro-choice campaigners known as Handmaids protest in Ireland Photo credit should read: Brian Lawless/PA Wire

Call for action after women seek abortion pills

News 1
Workers are being urged to copy pupils in completing a Daily Mile. Picture: Dave Scott

Leader comment: Daily Mile should be for all

Opinion 1
Daily Mile founder Elaine Wyllie, left, and sports minister Aileen Campbell, centre, with ScottishPower staff enjoying their Daily Mile. Picture: John Devlin

Bid to make Scotland a ‘Daily Mile nation’ after pupil scheme

News 15

Martin Davidson: Give the kids a sense of adventure – and watch them become grown-ups

Opinion

Nurse loses legal action over parking fines at hospital

News 3

James Cant: Do you know how to help if someone has a cardiac arrest? If not, find out and save a life

Opinion

Dr Jo Bowden: Taking the worry out of lung cancer

Opinion 1

Scotland’s first communal home for elderly divorcees and widowers

News 1

UK

Co-op Bank will formally end its relationship with the Co-op Group in 2020. Picture: Rui Vieira/PA Wire

Co-op Group sells final 1% stake in troubled Co-op Bank

Financial 1
Mitie said the jobs are set to go from its 53,000-strong workforce by the end of its financial year in March. Picture: Ed Robinson/OneRedEye/PA Wire

Unions seek talks with Mitie over plans to axe 480 jobs

Companies
Yahyah Farroukh  - this photo was alleged to have been taken on the ferry from Wemyss Bay to Rothesay.

Man arrested in connection with Parsons Green attack released

News
Kieran Tierney and James Tavernier battle for possession in an Old Firm match. Picture: John Devlin

Alastair Campbell recalls plan for Old Firm ‘peace process’ game

Odd 8

Ryanair passengers who re-booked flights pay again for extras

Transport 13

Internet companies given month to tackle online extremism

UK 4

Parsons Green: Police arrest two more suspects in Wales

UK
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JANET CHRISTIE ,  MAGAZINE WRITER

Family: Janet Christie’s Mum’s the Word

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JANET CHRISTIE ,  MAGAZINE WRITER

Family: Janet Christie’s Mum’s the Word

News
"Felled" chairlift towers waiting to be removed from Coire na Ciste, part of the CairnGorm Mountain ski area PIC: PIC: Alan McKay

CairnGorm ski operator says it is stuck in the middle of chairlift dispute

Opinion
Picture: SNS

Kenny MacAskill: Simply tholing offensive behaviour is no longer acceptable

Opinion 60
Scots helped to develop tea estates in Assam, northern India, and Sri Lanka (Ceylon as was).

Bill Jamieson: Let’s hear it for our Scots tea heroes

Opinion 2
The breath - and control of it - really is the key to yoga, says Caroline Foster.

Caroline Foster: Stressed and tense? The trick is to control breathing

Opinion

Tom Peterkin: Waging a class war will not solve crisis in the classroom

Opinion 43

Leader comment: Craig Bellamy bites hand that fed him

Opinion 4

Jim Duffy: Two’s company to help start-ups achieve success

Management

Martin Flanagan: KPMG cleared of failing to twig HBOS woes

Financial 4
Google is buying the HTC team that made its Pixel smartphone. Picture: Josep Lago/AFP/Getty Images

Google strikes $1.1bn deal with smartphone maker HTC

Tech 1

Spain responds to Scottish Government statement on Catalonia

Politics 381
North Korean Foreign Minister Ri Yong Ho at Pyongyang Airport. Picture: AP

North Korean minister echoes Pedro Caixinha’s ‘dog and caravan’ phrase

Odd 4
Jake LaMotta, right, fighting Marcel Cerdan in Briggs Stadium in Detroit in 1949. Picture: AP

Jake LaMotta passes away aged 95

News

Ex-Morton and Gretna player describes ‘surreal’ match in North Korea

Odd 1

Scot who founded Canada removed from banknotes over ‘genocide’

News 47

Abusive partner of David Haines' daughter defaced scrapbook she kept of father

Dundee & Tayside

Police arrest 12 in raids on Catalonia government offices

World 1

Odd

Sir Rod Stewart was granted permission earlier this year to build a large swimming pool for his son. Picture: Jane Barlow

Sir Rod Stewart wins fight to build back garden swimming pool

News
North Korean Foreign Minister Ri Yong Ho at Pyongyang Airport. Picture: AP

North Korean minister echoes Pedro Caixinha’s ‘dog and caravan’ phrase

Odd 4

Bespoke sword-making service coming to Edinburgh

News

Martin Davidson: Give the kids a sense of adventure – and watch them become grown-ups

Opinion
Karen Ramoo, Policy Officer (Conservation & Wildlife Management) at Scottish Land & Estates

Karen Ramoo: Caring for our countryside is a job for everyone, not just those who live there

Opinion 2
James Cant, Director of BHF Scotland

James Cant: Do you know how to help if someone has a cardiac arrest? If not, find out and save a life

Opinion
Lt Col Mark Phillips MBE (Picture: Facebook)

Obituary: Lt Col Mark Phillips MBE, Special Forces hero who blew up Saddam Hussein’s communications pipeline

Obituaries
Alan and Joan Root filming Survival (Picture: ITV/Rex/Shutterstock)

Obituary: Alan Root OBE, wildlife filmmaker

Obituaries
D-Day veteran Capt. David Tibbs (Picture: Jon Lewis/Newsquest)

Obituary: Captain David Tibbs, doctor awarded military cross after parachuting into occupied France on D-Day

Obituaries
Pierre Berge

Obituary: Pierre Bergé, co-founder of YSL fashion house and philanthropist

Obituaries

Jake LaMotta passes away aged 95

News
Comedian Kevin Bridges. Picture: John Devlin

Kevin Bridges tells of arrest after drunken night in Ireland

Lifestyle
Wayne Rooney. Picture: PA

Wayne Rooney pleads guilty to drink driving offence

Celebrity
Kelly Macdonald split with her husband Dougie Payne. Picture; Getty

Kelly Macdonald splits from Travis musician husband after 14-years

News 1
George Michael donated money for IVF treatment to Lynette Gillard. Picture: AFP/Getty Images

Woman who was given £9k George Michael IVF gift gives birth

Celebrity 2