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Nicola Sturgeon: Scottish independence may offer ‘greatest stability’ post-Brexit

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Police are investigating gang attack on Eastern European man in Hawick. Picture: John Devlin

Eastern European man targeted in hate attack in Hawick

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Nicola Sturgeon's demands are, in effect, the full maintenance of current terms and conditions of full EU membership. Picture: Neil Hanna

Leaders: Problems at home must be priority over EU dream

Opinion 33

Glasgow Queen street tunnel to reopen early

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Video: New Trainspotting 2 teaser trailer released

Film 5

Ex-footballer Ray Wilkins pleads guilty to drink driving

Football 28

Man blows himself up outside German music festival

World 34

Brian Monteith: Davidson and Dugdale can show Sturgeon is wrong

Opinion 59
Abercorn Church in South Queensferry
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Police hunt after 200-year-old bibles stolen from church

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Tony Blair holds a press conference at Admiralty House, London as he responds to the Chilcot report  Picture: PA Wire

10,000 sign petition to ‘hold Tony Blair to account’ over Iraq war

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President of European Commission, Jean-Claude Juncker. Picture: AFP/Getty Images

Juncker: UK must accept EU rules to access single market

Politics 10
Nicola Sturgeon speaking at the conference of the Institute for Public Policy Research (IPPR) in Edinburgh. Picture: PA

In full: Nicola Sturgeon’s post-Brexit speech to the IPPR

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Alyn Smith received a standing ovation for his speech on Scotlands continuing membership of the EU. Picture: Christian Creutz

Lesley Riddoch: Brexit-Lite offer exposes faults within Union

Opinion 50
Scotland's First Minister Nicola Sturgeon. Picture: PA

Nicola Sturgeon: Scottish independence may offer ‘greatest stability’ post-Brexit

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Lord Bracadale will oversee the interests of public and journalists. Picture: Lesley Donald

Top judge appointed ‘spy tsar’ in wake of police snooping row

Politics 8

Future of Scotland’s renewable energy industry ‘at risk’

Politics 23

Nicola Sturgeon: Scotland needs free movement of people

Politics 227

Jeremy Corbyn opponents are trying to ‘destroy’ Labour Party

UK 13

Leaders: Problems at home must be priority over EU dream

Opinion 33

Glasgow Queen street tunnel to reopen early

News 15
21-year-old driver killed in Angus crash. Picture: John Devlin

Young woman driver killed in wall crash in Angus

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Some motorists were left waiting in their cars for up to 15 hours as queues built up at port. Picture: PA

Motorists heading to Dover warned to expect more delays

Transport
ScotRail said 80 per cent of its Sunday services were running despite strike action. Picture: Michael Gillen

Passengers hit by fresh disruption as rail strikes continue

Politics 12

Man in serious condition after jet ski crash on Loch Lomond

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Bike journey target ‘unlikely’ to be achieved in Scotland

Transport 10

Two British pupils seriously injured after coach crash in France

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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

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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 10
Stirling University. Picture: Donald Macleod

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

Odd 9
A campaign group has called for counter-terrorism training for teachers to be suspended. Picture (posed by models): John Devlin

Call for end to counter-terror training for Scots teachers

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A slice through the new map of the Universe, six billion light years wide, shows a 20th of the sky. Picture: contributed

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

Education 3
City of Glasgow College. Picture: Edmund Sumner

City of Glasgow College shortlisted for architectural prize

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Nicola Benedetti set to launch campaign for music in schools

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Vandals cause £100,000 worth of damage to Glasgow school

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Subsidence at new £12m school sparks investigation

Education 9

One in five Scots rejected by university as funding fears grow

Politics 77

Remote Highland community set to generate own hydro energy

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21,000 people now work in the green energy sector in Scotland. Picture: John Devlin

Future of Scotland’s renewable energy industry ‘at risk’

Politics 23
There was a legal challenge over the Stronelairg wind farm. Picture: John Devlin

Scottish Government wind farm decision ‘was lawful’

Politics 33

SSPCA in rehoming appeal as exotic pet rescues increase by 74%

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Scotland’s weather: Storms bring power cuts and flash floods

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Vets issue warning over ham bone treats following pet death

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Prince Harry reveals he regrets not talking about his mother's death. Picture: Chris Jackson/Getty Images

Prince Harry ‘regrets’ not speaking about mother’s death

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Kate Granger. Picture: Contributed

Doctor behind campaign to humanise patient care dies aged 34

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Each year more than 4,600 Scots are diagnosed with breast cancer, the most commonly diagnosed cancer north of the Border. Picture: Jane Barlow

Single gene could help to predict breast cancer risk

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Chris King, Britain's first double hand transplant patient. Picture: Danny Lawson/PA Wire

UK’s first double hand transplant patient feels ‘whole again’

Tech 1
More than 3,300 under-18s received hospital treatment for drink and drugs during the last two years. Picture: Getty

Children under four-years-old treated for drink and drugs misuse

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Drink is thought to have caused about half a million cancer deaths in a year. Picture: PA

Alcohol linked to seven types of cancer

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Research moves a step closer to finding asthma cure. Picture: Contributed

Asthma cure on horizon, says leading charity

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Stem cell donations rocket after Ava Stark plea

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Family histories of disease not only influenced by genes

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Energy drinks ‘should be banned for the under-16s’

UK 3

Lizzy Buchan: Loss of fertility is devastating effect of cancer treatment

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Tony Blair holds a press conference at Admiralty House, London as he responds to the Chilcot report  Picture: PA Wire

10,000 sign petition to ‘hold Tony Blair to account’ over Iraq war

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President of European Commission, Jean-Claude Juncker. Picture: AFP/Getty Images

Juncker: UK must accept EU rules to access single market

Politics 10
Scotland's First Minister Nicola Sturgeon. Picture: PA

Nicola Sturgeon: Scottish independence may offer ‘greatest stability’ post-Brexit

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Ray Wilkins arriving at Uxbridge Magistrates' Court in London. Picture: PA

Ex-footballer Ray Wilkins pleads guilty to drink driving

Football 28

‘Waitrose effect’ can make home worth £38,000 more

UK 2

Green branded ‘unacceptable face of capitalism’ over BHS actions

UK 4

Motorists heading to Dover warned to expect more delays

Transport

Jeremy Corbyn opponents are trying to ‘destroy’ Labour Party

UK 13
The Japanese electronics company last year produced 750,000 VCRs  in 2000 it made 15 million. Picture: AP

Japanese electronics firm pulls plug on world’s last video recorder

World
Rats compete for food with native New Zealand species. Picture: AP

New Zealand announces plan to wipe out rodents by 2050

World
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Two killed as gunman opens fire at Florida nightclub

World
Scientists at the University of Aberdeen have measured oxygen levels of air from 815 million years ago. Picture: Contributed

Aberdeen scientists measure the air breathed by Earth’s first animals

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Rats compete for food with native New Zealand species. Picture: AP

New Zealand announces plan to wipe out rodents by 2050

World
Kolo Toure would star at Arsenal despite his bizarre first day. Picture: Getty

Kolo Toure on his infamous first training session at Arsenal

Celtic 4
Taleban fancy dress costume has caused outrage. Picture: Morph Costumes

Edinburgh costume makers’ Taleban fancy dress a ‘sick joke’

Odd 14
James Blunt, whose Scots lookalike is being pestered on his honeymoon. Picture: Jayne Emsley/TSPL

James Blunt fans harass Scots lookalike on honeymoon

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5 of the most far-flung Scottish pubs around the world

Odd 3

Bid launched to rename Brussels sprouts after Brexit vote

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Was there really a tornado in Edinburgh?

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Police ‘sorry’ for arrest of Glasgow toy car collector

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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

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James Blunt, whose Scots lookalike is being pestered on his honeymoon. Picture: Jayne Emsley/TSPL

James Blunt fans harass Scots lookalike on honeymoon

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Ian Rankin will be one of several high-profile figures to perform the show. Picture: PA

Ian Rankin to help read Chilcot Report in its entirety at Fringe show

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In a moment while filming was paused, a member of the film crew carefully dabbed the red-headed actor who plays the lead character Mark Renton with sun cream. Picture: Hemedia

In pictures: Trainspotting 2 cast struggle in Edinburgh heatwave

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in mixing farming and family, it is essential to apply modern risk management in structuring the business. Picture: Jon Savage

Iain Penman: Avoiding feuding families down on the farm

Opinion
A cohabitation agreement is an alternative for those who don't want to get married. Picture: AP

Nadine Martin: Division of assets still no open and shut case

Opinion
A targeted regulatory environment could be favourable to businesses. Picture: PA

Guy Lougher: Don’t be spooked by worries over Brexit

Opinion 2
Sir Malcolm Macnaughton, Professor of obstetrics and gynaecology who helped create the Warnock Report. Picture: Contributed

Obituary: Sir Malcolm Macnaughton, obstetrician and gynaecologist

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Alyn Smith received a standing ovation for his speech on Scotlands continuing membership of the EU. Picture: Christian Creutz

Lesley Riddoch: Brexit-Lite offer exposes faults within Union

Opinion 50
in mixing farming and family, it is essential to apply modern risk management in structuring the business. Picture: Jon Savage

Iain Penman: Avoiding feuding families down on the farm

Opinion
A cohabitation agreement is an alternative for those who don't want to get married. Picture: AP

Nadine Martin: Division of assets still no open and shut case

Opinion
A targeted regulatory environment could be favourable to businesses. Picture: PA

Guy Lougher: Don’t be spooked by worries over Brexit

Opinion 2
A post-Brexit recession could reduce demand for all forms of energy  electricity, oil and gas. Picture: TSPL

Richard Power: Uncertain times for the energy sector after Leave

Opinion 2
Nicola Sturgeon's demands are, in effect, the full maintenance of current terms and conditions of full EU membership. Picture: Neil Hanna

Leaders: Problems at home must be priority over EU dream

Opinion 33
Let's Circus was just one of the many talents appearing in Skye. Picture: Greg Macvean

Brian Ferguson: Limitless talent on offer in beautiful Skye

Opinion

Brian Monteith: Davidson and Dugdale can show Sturgeon is wrong

Opinion 59

Bill Jamieson: Banks filling up ever more potent punch bowl

Opinion

Dani Garavelli: Trump’s hateful speech silences laughter

World 82

Leader: defiant MPs can make Westminster family friendly

Opinion 18