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The SNP manifesto proposed cutting APD by 50% from April 2018. Picture: Wiki Commons

SNP to press on with plans to scrap air passenger duty

Politics 41
Post-Brexit has had 'no impact' on support for Independence. Picture: Ian Georgeson

‘No real shift’ in support for Scottish independence post-Brexit

News 87
The Twingo is seen on fire on Traffic Scotland's CCTV. Picture: Contributed

Driver’s horror as car bursts into flames at Newbridge

News 9

The Bishop’s Isles: home to vikings, land raiders - and a giant called Peter

News 5

More protection needed for mountain hares, charity claims

News 7

523 children identified as potential online sex abuse victims

News 33

E.Coli outbreak in Scotland linked to blue cheese

Health 8
Law Society of Scotland president Eilidh Wiseman is concerned by the proposals.
 Picture: Ian Rutherford

Lawyers fear court fees rise will affect ‘access to justice’

Politics 19
The SNP manifesto proposed cutting APD by 50% from April 2018. Picture: Wiki Commons

SNP to press on with plans to scrap air passenger duty

Politics 41
Protesters make their case outside the Supreme Court 
in London. Picture: Lauren Hurley/PA

Dani Garavelli: In denial over Named Person court ruling

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The BHS and Tata Steel crises have sparked fresh concerns over the ability of sponsoring companies to meet their pension promises. Photograph: Ian Georgeson

Fears grow for future of final salary pension schemes after BHS scandal

Business 1
Jeremy Corbyn warned that any legal challenge would fail. Picture: Getty

You can’t call rebel party Labour, Corbyn insists

Politics 1
Labour leader challenger Owen Smith. Picture: SWNS/Hemedia

Owen Smith urged to condemn rebels over ‘split threats’

News 2
HMS Duncan, one of the six 45 destroyers currently docked in Portsmouth. Picture: Ben Sutton/PA Wire

All Royal Navy 45 Destroyers in port at same time

News 4
Post-Brexit has had 'no impact' on support for Independence. Picture: Ian Georgeson

‘No real shift’ in support for Scottish independence post-Brexit

News 87

Paris Gourtsoyannis: Dugdale’s US insight handy at Holyrood

Opinion 8

Lawyers fear court fees rise will affect ‘access to justice’

Politics 19

Confusion as Hinkley Point decision put off to autumn

Business 11
The SNP manifesto proposed cutting APD by 50% from April 2018. Picture: Wiki Commons

SNP to press on with plans to scrap air passenger duty

Politics 41
Signs warning drivers of the new speed limits have been put up around Edinburgh. Picture: Ian Georgeson

Edinburgh’s 20mph speed limit launches tomorrow

News 28
The Twingo is seen on fire on Traffic Scotland's CCTV. Picture: Contributed

Driver’s horror as car bursts into flames at Newbridge

News 9
BA owner IAG is revisiting plans for growth amid Brexit turbulence. Picture: Getty Images

BA owner IAG revisits growth plans amid Brexit uncertainty

Transport 3

Sale of alcohol at UK airports to be reviewed after incidents

Transport 15

Alastair Dalton: Enjoying the journey has always been an option

Opinion 1

Video: Timelapse reveals Glasgow Subway upgrading work

Transport 5
The Prevent programme requires teachers to report extremist behaviour or radicalised beliefs to authorities. Picture: Getty Images/iStockphoto

Proposed classroom terror scheme ‘will only increase racism’

Education 17
More than 500 children have been identified as potential victims of online sexual abuse during a major police investigation. Picture: PA

523 children identified as potential online sex abuse victims

News 33
The No To Named Person campaign group opposed the Scottish Government's plans to appoint state guardians. Picture: Gordon Fraser

Leaders: Named Person ruling offers opportunity to get it right

Politics 28
Ensuring the pupils developed a viable business model were the Academys expert mentors including Ashley Baxter from Insurance by Jack and Mallzees Cally Russell (Pictured). Picture: TSPL

‘Mallzee for make-up’ comes top in teen pitching competition

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Edinburgh University is one of a number in Scotland seeking reassurance on rights of EU research nationals post-Brexit. Picture: Ian Georgeson/JP Licence

Universities seeking reassurance on rights of EU nationals

News 5
Counter-terrorism training for educational institutions should be scrapped, campaigners have said. Picture: Ian Rutherford

Bin counter-terrorism training for Scots teachers, say campaigners

Education 11

Man who walked around Stirling Uni library naked fined £600 for ‘dare’

Odd 12

Call for end to counter-terror training for Scots teachers

News 9

Scientists put 1.2m galaxies on largest 3D space map ever made

Education 3

City of Glasgow College shortlisted for architectural prize

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Wind farms such as this one at Eaglesham have helped Scotland cut greenhouse gas emissions to nearly half what they were in 1990. Photograph: John Devlin

Scotland leading the way on greenhouse gas cuts

Environment
A lynx at Highland Wildlife Park in Kincraig. Picture: Jeff J Mitchell/Getty

Rory Kennedy: Clearances and the rewilding of Scotland

Opinion 1
The Highlands is set to be the building site for a wind farm the size of Inverness. Picture: John Devlin

Roger Cox: Scotland’s wild land last place to build wind farms

Environment 2
A mountain hare at Glen Kyllachy. Picture: Getty Imaes/ iStockphoto credit

More protection needed for mountain hares, charity claims

News 7

Confusion as Hinkley Point decision put off to autumn

Business 11

How Scotland’s empty wine bottles help create clean water

Tech

Sarah Dolman: Why are we waiting to save sea species?

Opinion 1

Scots-born lion cubs in need of names

News 1
PURE have launched a new city centre venue in Edinburghs Apex hotel on Waterloo Place. Picture: David Springford

Scottish spa treatment: PURE Spa Booster Facial and Massage

Health
Judo star Stephanie Inglis is making remarking recovery from horror crash. Picture: John Devlin

Stephanie Inglis vows to return to judo after recovery

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There have been 16 confirmed cases of E.coli 0157. Picture: TSPL

E.Coli outbreak in Scotland linked to blue cheese

Health 8
Comedian Kevin Bridges helped open new teenage cancer unit in Glasgow. Picture: John Devlin

Kevin Bridges helps open new cancer unit for teenagers in Glasgow

News 1
Older people and those with arthritis find it difficult to get eye drops successfully into their eyes. Picture: PA

Liz Adamson: Experience making a positive difference to lives

Opinion
The numbers of those living with diabetes in Scotland is soaring as people live longer. Picture: Ian Rutherford

Diabetes rates flatlining as Scots live longer with condition

News 5
A drug appears to slow the progression of Alzheimer's disease.

Scots researchers hail potential Alzheimer’s drug

News

Thousands unaware they are living with hepatitis C

News 2

Lizzy Buchan: We must teach children it’s ok to ask for help

Opinion

Scots campaigners welcome Ice Bucket Challenge breakthrough

Charities

Scots mum helps fundraise life-saving op for best friend

Charities
Jeremy Corbyn warned that any legal challenge would fail. Picture: Getty

You can’t call rebel party Labour, Corbyn insists

Politics 1
Honeysuckle Weeks, who played Samantha Stewart in Foyle's War, has been found safe and well. Picture: PA

Missing actress Honeysuckle Weeks found ‘safe and well’

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Stephen Jackson was wanted on a European Arrest Warrant at the time of the illegal immigration. Picture: SWNS

Sailor handed prison term for smuggling 17 Albanians into UK

UK 5
An artists impression of the planned �18bn Hinkley Point facility. Picture: PA

Confusion as Hinkley Point decision put off to autumn

Business 11

Postman Pat voice actor Ken Barrie dies

UK

Pony breaks into pub, gets drunk, is coaxed out with crisps

UK 4

Angus Robertson: Doing nothing about Brexit is not an option

Opinion 114

Finance firms ‘could relocate to Scotland’ post-Brexit

News 57
A protester holds a cross with name of death row prisoner Seck Osmanu on it in Jakarta. Picture: AP

Four executed over drug crimes in Indonesia despite global protests

World 1
Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton watches balloons drop at the end of the fourth day of the Democratic National Convention. Picture: Getty Images

Hillary Clinton goads Trump as she accepts Democratic nomination

World 12
German chancellor Angela Merkel is the centre of attention at the news conference on Thursday. Picture: AP

Germany will still welcome refugees, says Angela Merkel

World 20
Russian defence minister Sergei Shoigu makes announcement. Picture: AP

Russia announces humanitarian operation for embattled Aleppo

World
Gladstone the cat. Picture: HM Treasury/PA Wire

Treasury cat Gladstone joins feline crowd in Whitehall

Odd
Mocha the Shetland pony. Picture: SWNS

Pony breaks into pub, gets drunk, is coaxed out with crisps

UK 4
Keeper Brian Reid with the three-week-old cubs. Picture: Andrew Milligan/PA Wire

Scots-born lion cubs in need of names

News 1

Darth Vader and Stormtroopers give Star Wars fan send off

News

Drumbrae care home residents get in Olympic spirit

News

Photo of Donald Trump’s mother Mary Trump goes viral

News 42

Family of ostriches ‘on the loose in East Ayrshire’

News 11
Honeysuckle Weeks, who played Samantha Stewart in Foyle's War, has been found safe and well. Picture: PA

Missing actress Honeysuckle Weeks found ‘safe and well’

News
Fundraising appeal launched to pay for statue of Victoria Wood. Picture: PA

Victoria Wood’s brother launches memorial statue appeal

News
Sir Chris Hoy in his heyday as a superfit Olypian. Picture: Bryn Lennon/Getty Images)

Sir Chris Hoy pushes himself too far in ‘turbo session’

News
Adele stuns fan on stage with a kiss on the lips. Picture: Kevin Winter/Getty Images

Adele accidentally locks lips with fan on stage in Canada

News 1
Marine mammals, like minke whales, play a vital role in ecosystems. Picture: SWNS

Sarah Dolman: Why are we waiting to save sea species?

Opinion 1
Older people and those with arthritis find it difficult to get eye drops successfully into their eyes. Picture: PA

Liz Adamson: Experience making a positive difference to lives

Opinion
A shoulder to lean on: Listening, and being listened to, is good for your mental health. Picture: Contributed

Viv Dickenson: How lending an ear is first step to recovery

Opinion 1
Ian Carnegie, businessman and newspaper publisher with a life-long love of sailing. Picture: Contributed

Appreciation: Ian Carnegie, businessman and newspaper publisher

Obituaries
Protesters make their case outside the Supreme Court 
in London. Picture: Lauren Hurley/PA

Dani Garavelli: In denial over Named Person court ruling

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Credit cards can encourage bad habits

Jeff Salway: Plastic debt crisis calls for drastic action

Opinion 1
A lynx at Highland Wildlife Park in Kincraig. Picture: Jeff J Mitchell/Getty

Rory Kennedy: Clearances and the rewilding of Scotland

Opinion 1
Scottish Labour leader Kezia Dugdale  saw at first hand how Donald Trumps railing against Washington appeals. Picture: Getty Images

Paris Gourtsoyannis: Dugdale’s US insight handy at Holyrood

Opinion 8
Fishermen in Scotland are happy about being 'unleashed' from the EU. Picture: PA

Stephen Jardine: Plenty to chew over as Brexit is digested

Opinion
The Margaret Rae arrives in the village of Rhenigidale in 1981. At that point, there were only two ways into the Harris outpost  by sea or on a hazardous hike. Picture: Contributed

Brian Wilson: Remote control is key for the future

Opinion 7
Jennifer Jones with her two dogs and an Eevee. Picture: John Devlin

Insight: Do we need a cure for the Pokémon bug?

Opinion 9

Angus Robertson: Doing nothing about Brexit is not an option

Opinion 114

Sarah Dolman: Why are we waiting to save sea species?

Opinion 1

Morag Driscoll: Difficult issues to tackle after named person ruling

Politics 16

Liz Adamson: Experience making a positive difference to lives

Opinion