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Seven arrested in police raids after Westminster atrocity

UK
Two boys were both taken to  Aberdeen Royal Infirmary after being sprayed in the face

Boys left with chemical burns after being sprayed in face

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Keith Palmer, 48, who died in the terror attack.

Hero police officer who died in Westminster attack is named

UK

Nicola Sturgeon: ‘We feel sense of solidarity with London’

Politics

Gordon Strachan: We will need to be better against Slovenia

Scotland

Armed patrols in Scotland increased following Westminster attack

Politics

Sarra Hoy becomes premature birth charity ambassador

UK

Hundreds of Scottish headteachers to get ‘leadership training’

Education

Police Scotland facing ‘elephant-sized’ budget gap

Politics

Kenny MacAskill: Case for independence needs a proper answer to currency question

Kenny MacAskill
Skyscanner is a Scottish digital tech success story. The number of jobs in the wider sector could rise to 150,000 by 2021. Picture: Contributed

Digital strategy could lead to tech jobs boost in Scotland

Tech 5
Delegates in buoyant mood after Nicola Sturgeon's keynote speech at the SNP conference. Picture: Jeff J Mitchell/Getty Images

Kenny MacAskill: Case for independence needs a proper answer to currency question

Opinion 15

Lack of Scottish Government staff could be hurdle to new powers

Business
Armed police officers stand guard on the corner of Parliament Square, near the Houses of Parliament in central London during an emergency incident. 
Police shot dead  a suspected attacker outside the Houses of Parliament in London on after an officer was killed in what police said was a "terrorist" incident. Picture: Getty Images

Leader comment: Britain’s police need to routinely carry guns

Politics 1
The Princess Royal has spoken out in favour of the use of genetically modified (GM) crops, arguing the technology has real benefits. Picture: Steve Parsons/PA Wire

Leader comment: Time for change on GM crops

Opinion 3
John Swinney will make the announcement on Thursday.

Hundreds of Scottish headteachers to get ‘leadership training’

Education 10

Tom Peterkin: Attacks on London put Scottish politics into perspective

Opinion 14

Westminster terror attack: Five dead and 40 injured

Politics 223

Tom Smith: Westminster attack has hallmarks of lone wolf

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Satisfaction with Lothian Buses' punctuality has fallen to 85 per cent compared to 91 per cent in 2013. Picture: Lothian Buses

Passengers increasingly upset by late-running buses

Transport 39
The Renault ZOE is among models in the 23 per cent electric Scottish car club fleet. Picture: Carplus

Scottish drivers flock to join car-sharing clubs

Transport 1
A view of the Cairngorms on the tourist route.

Cairngorms Snow Roads scenic route plan on track

News

Airline cabin laptop ban to be implemented by Saturday in UK

Transport 1

‘Cynical’ SNP accused of ignoring rail police merger evidence

Politics 32

Laptop ban to affect passengers on flights to Scotland

Transport 11

Man comes forward after toddler assaulted on Edinburgh train

News 5
John Swinney will make the announcement on Thursday.

Hundreds of Scottish headteachers to get ‘leadership training’

Education 10
Kinmylies Primary School in Inverness. Picture: Kinmylies PS

Inverness pupils on flight home after terror attack

Politics
It makes business sense for companies to invest in cyber security. Picture: David Moir

Mandy Haeburn-Little: Business needs cyber-security experts

Opinion
Human rights lawyer Aamer Anwar. Picture: John Devlin

Lawyer Aamer Anwar elected as new Glasgow University rector

News 15
Jim Sillars thinks the Scottish Government should drop their Named Person scheme. Picture: SWNS

SNP should ‘do a Hammond’ over Named Person scheme - Sillars

Politics 10
Teacher may be taught via video link. Picture: Ian Georgeson

Plans for video link lessons to deal with teacher shortage

Politics 6
Last December, the Pisa ratings testing 15-year-olds in more than 70 countries showed Scotlands schools recording their worst ever performance. Picture: John Devlin

Schools urged to face facts over Finns’ superior results

Education 5

Relationships ‘hit the rocks’ due to head teacher workload

Politics 6

Moray primary school in YouTube plea to recruit head teacher

Politics 5

Martin Crewe: Education alone will not close attainment gap

Opinion 1
The Renault ZOE is among models in the 23 per cent electric Scottish car club fleet. Picture: Carplus

Scottish drivers flock to join car-sharing clubs

Transport 1
The Princess Royal has spoken out in favour of the use of genetically modified (GM) crops, arguing the technology has real benefits. Picture: Steve Parsons/PA Wire

Leader comment: Time for change on GM crops

Opinion 3

Video: Chance to spot Northern Lights in Edinburgh tonight

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Two crashes halted westbound traffic on the A8 and M8 at Newhouse in North Lanarkshire this morning. Picture: Traffic Scotland

Scotland's weather: Milder weather ahead after snow chaos

Environment 4

Record dolphin, porpoise and whale sightings during national survey

News 2

Renewable energy firm secures £51m debt facility

News 6

Ilona Amos: Bringing back beavers could benefit nature and society

Opinion 2
ERI staff are braced for a huge parking hike. Picture: Lisa Ferguson

Outcry over rise in Edinburgh Royal Infirmary parking fees

News 1
The Princess Royal has spoken out in favour of the use of genetically modified (GM) crops, arguing the technology has real benefits. Picture: Steve Parsons/PA Wire

Leader comment: Time for change on GM crops

Opinion 3
While the right diet is important when keeping cholesterol at bay, exercise remains one of the keys to a healthy heart. Picture: Michael Gillen

Kevan Christie: Time to crack some of the myths about cholesterol

Opinion

Report reveals NHS failing Down’s syndrome patients

UK
Sarra Hoy with her son Callum.

Sarra Hoy becomes premature birth charity ambassador

UK 1
Children are not being allowed to play outside until age 10. Picture: Contributed

Average age for allowing kids to play outside alone is 10

Family
Women who have used the pill are less likely to have bowel cancer, endometrial cancer or ovarian cancer. Picture: TSPL

Contraceptive pill ‘can ward off cancer’ in women

News

Doctor was ‘in panic’ over Pauline Cafferkey’s temperature

News 6

Pauline Cafferkey to give evidence over Ebola case

News

Gill Parker: I have never been a sporty person – but I just love the ‘me’ time of running

Opinion

New baby costs a third of salary as parents pay £184 a week

News 1
Administrators said job losses at Brantano were 'inevitable'. Picture: Contributed

Jobs at risk as footwear chain Brantano goes under

Retail
Children are not being allowed to play outside until age 10. Picture: Contributed

Children not allowed to "play out" until age ten

Family 2
A police officer stand outside an address in Hagley Road, Birmingham, where armed police have raided a flat overnight. (photo: Richard Vernalls/PA Wire)

Seven arrested in police raids after Westminster atrocity

UK 1

Report reveals NHS failing Down’s syndrome patients

UK

Sarra Hoy becomes premature birth charity ambassador

UK 1

Westminster terror attack: Five dead and 40 injured

Politics 223

Hero police officer who died in Westminster attack is named

UK 8

Westminster attack: Donald Trump offers ‘full co-operation and support’

World 2
Manafort, President Donald Trump's former campaign chairman secretly worked for a Russian billionaire, according to reports. (AP Photo/Matt Rourke, File)

Trump campaign chief ‘worked for Russian billionaire’

Politics 6
Smallholder farmers tending their fields in Malawi

Charlie Bevan: Eat into poverty with Malawi rice

Opinion 2
FBI director James Comey, left, and National Security Agency director Michael Rogers at the Congressional hearing. Picture: AFP/Getty Images

FBI reveals investigation into Trump’s links with Russia

World 9

Video: Chance to spot Northern Lights in Edinburgh tonight

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A Buckfast Tonic Wine Easter Egg has gone on sale. Picture: SWNS

Shop flooded with 2,000 orders for Buckfast Easter Egg

Odd 4
The production of whisky creates Baudoinia compniacensis fungus as a by-product. Picture: John Devlin

Couple take legal action against Diageo over ‘whisky fungus’

Odd 3

Man proposes to girlfriend using info board at Glasgow Central

News

‘Human swan’ planning flight over Hebrides

Environment

Jane Bradley: My new pet subject - CPR for dogs

Opinion 2

Monopoly replaces classic tokens with penguin and T-Rex

World
Colin Montgomerie . Picture: Getty

Colin Montgomerie sues former partner for £5 million

News

Colin Dexter, Inspector Morse author, dies aged 86

Books
Actor Daniel Portman attends the THREE Empire awards at The Roundhouse (Photo by Jeff Spicer/Getty Images)

Game of Thrones actor Daniel Portman voices Indyref2 support

Lifestyle 27
Cilla Black's son Robert has given Paul O'Grady his mum's blessing to take on the Blind Date show (Photo by Ian Gavan/Getty Images)

Cilla ‘would have loved’ Paul O’Grady taking over Blind Date

TV & Radio
Antares, the newest vessel in the Shetland pelagic fleet

So what’s Patty Hearst got to to with Brexit and Scottish fishing?

Opinion
Professor Tony Trewavas FRS. FRSE. Scientific Alliance Scotland

UK should be generating research into world-changing cold fusion system

Opinion
Home care feature. Generic carer image

Good intentions aren’t enough when it comes to a personal care plan

Opinion 1
ex-Royal Marine John McGhee

OBIT

Obituary: John Andrew McGhee, Royal Marine, D-Day veteran, Legion d’Honneur recipient and local butcher

Obituaries
File photo dated 19/04/07 of Colin Dexter, author of the Inspector Morse series, who has died at his home in Oxford this morning, his publisher Macmillan has said. PRESS ASSOCIATION Photo. Issue date: Tuesday March 21, 2017. See PA story DEATH Dexter. Photo credit should read: Cathal McNaughton/PA Wire

Obituary: Colin Dexter, crime writer, creator of beer, crossword and Wagner-loving Inspector Morse

Obituaries
Martin McGuinness, who has died at the age of 66. Picture: Getty

Obituary: Martin McGuinness, IRA commander turned statesman

Obituaries 1
Obituary of Monica Cameron

Obituary: Monica Cameron, ex-St Margaret’s School principal

Obituaries
Antares, the newest vessel in the Shetland pelagic fleet

So what’s Patty Hearst got to to with Brexit and Scottish fishing?

Opinion
Professor Tony Trewavas FRS. FRSE. Scientific Alliance Scotland

UK should be generating research into world-changing cold fusion system

Opinion

Keith Howell: Is it sensible to give up our UK-ness for a very harsh economic reality check

Opinion
Edinburgh 
Skyscanner staff are able to take breaks during their working day in comfy seating zones as well as recreational areas, where games are provided. 


 Picture: Neil Hanna

Cameron Stott: Going into the office will remain relevant

Opinion

William Loneskie: Austerity? For most of us, it’s never been so good

Opinion
The House of Lords is unelected, irrelevant and should be abolished.

John Maguire: Yes, let’s have another referendum – to abolish the House of Lords

Opinion
Delegates in buoyant mood after Nicola Sturgeon's keynote speech at the SNP conference. Picture: Jeff J Mitchell/Getty Images

Kenny MacAskill: Case for independence needs a proper answer to currency question

Opinion 15

Leader comment: Britain’s police need to routinely carry guns

Politics 1

Leader comment: Time for change on GM crops

Opinion 3

Tom Peterkin: Attacks on London put Scottish politics into perspective

Opinion 14

Kevan Christie: Time to crack some of the myths about cholesterol

Opinion