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Election success would entitle SNP to hold IndyRef2, poll finds

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A Mori monitor recorded a 65 per cent satisfaction rating for Alex Salmond as First Minister in 2014. Picture: Scottish Government/PA Wire

Alex Salmond slams columnist in letter to the editor

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Swiss climber Ueli Steck posing in Sigoyer, in the Hautes-Alpes department of southeastern France.
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Famous Swiss climber Ueli Steck dies near Mount Everest

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Labour's Kezia Dugdale campaigns in Morningside with Ian Murray and Daneil Johnson. Picture: Ian Rutherford

Labour on the verge of losing its last Scottish bastion

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May warns voting for SNP will put Corbyn into No 10

Politics

M8 eastbound carriageway reopens to traffic

Transport

Video: Still hope for Madeleine, says mother 10 years on

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Mobiles to offer crime scene access to fingerprint database

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A taxi driver has been charged after three passengers were injured in the Cowgate area yesterday. Picture: Google Maps

Taxi driver charged after Cowgate crash leaves three injured

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Alex Salmond slams columnist in letter to the editor

Ude Joe-Adigwe.
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Scots need a ‘reality check’ about racism

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President Donald Trump waves as he walks across the south lawn of the White House in Washington late Saturday night, April 29, 2017, on this return from a rally in Harrisburg, Pa. (AP Photo/J. David Ake)

President Donald Trump attacks US media at 100-day rally

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SSPCA inpector Sarah Gregory with a swan that was shot through the wing with an arrow. Picture: SSPCA/PA Wire

Majority of Scots think SSPCA should probe wildlife crime

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Pope Francis addresses a crowd. Picture: VINCENZO PINTO/AFP/Getty Images

Pope warns of broad destruction if Korean tensions escalate

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Alex Salmond at  an SNP conference. Picture: TSPL

Alex Salmond: General Election about ‘backing Scottish parliament’

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A Mori monitor recorded a 65 per cent satisfaction rating for Alex Salmond as First Minister in 2014. Picture: Scottish Government/PA Wire

Alex Salmond slams columnist in letter to the editor

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May warns voting for SNP will put Corbyn into No 10

Politics 57

SNP derided by Davidson after its ‘week of chaos’

Politics 20

Labour on the verge of losing its last Scottish bastion

Politics 27

Election success would entitle SNP to hold IndyRef2, poll finds

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Gordon Reid will work closely with the Hillington Road dealership over the next year on a range of events.

Paralympian Gordon Reid joins Lookers Audi as brand ambassador

Retail 2
The return of train services to the area would transform Fife

Allen Armstrong: Future of rail depends on Levenmouth line

Transport 5
the former Post Office Railway in London will reopen in July. Photograph: Miles Willis

Tourists to tunnel their way into rail history

Transport 3

Leader comment: Criticism of electric progress unhelpful

Opinion 10

Commuter disruption after lorry overturns on M8

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Four injured after van crashes into bus stop in Clydebank

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Drone came 75ft from EasyJet plane landing at Edinburgh Airport

Transport 18
Nicola Sturgeon visits Clyde Space, Scotlands first micro satellite company. Glasgow is the hub of the country's growing space sector. Picture: John Devlin/TSPL

Scotland’s space sector lifts off thanks to funding boost

Tech 1
Germanys scheme to train youngsters shows different mindset

Daryl Teague: We must act to avoid construction skills drain

Opinion 3
Lecturers will picket outside colleges today as strike action across Scotland begins.

College lecturers strike across Scotland over pay deal

Education 13
James McCune Smith became the first African American to receive a doctorate. Picture: University of Glasgow

University of Glasgow honours life of James McCune Smith

Education 2
Do we really need to spend money on telling parents to read to their children, asks David Bone

David Bone: Take some reponsibility for yourself

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Oxford University, where students have been issues strict guidelines in a bid to avoid racist behaviour. Picture: Pixabay

University students warned ‘looking away could be racist’

Education 16

‘Fat’ feminist jogger defies PE class persecutors

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Consent should be part of sex education, says MSP

Education 5

Consent needs to be taught as part of sex education, says MSP

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Heriot-Watt signs £2.5m research deal with oil giant Total

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A rare Red Winged Blackbird. Picture: contributed.

First glimpse of red-winged blackbird for Orkney birdspotters

Environment
SSPCA inpector Sarah Gregory with a swan that was shot through the wing with an arrow. Picture: SSPCA/PA Wire

Majority of Scots think SSPCA should probe wildlife crime

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More than 300 redundant pylons are to be removed from the Cairngorms National Park. Pic: PA

Final phase of Cairngorms pylon removal gets underway

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Hebridean Way. Picture: Contributed

All you need to know about the Hebridean Way walking route

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Migration sees Scotland’s population reach record high

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Plans unveiled to repopulate Skye crofting village

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Ilona Amos: Sensitive sites need protected if we want plenty more fish in the sea

Opinion 1
Actor Val Kilmer.  (Photo by Frederick M. Brown/Getty Images)

Val Kilmer appears to confirm cancer battle

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Val McDermid hopes to raise about �5,000 for the MoonWalk charity which raises funds to tackle breast cancer. Photograph: Greg Macvean

Author Val McDermid intent on tackling 13-mile MoonWalk

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Airdrie bakery closed while outbreak of Hepatitis A investigated

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Despite the best efforts of local butchers, red meat consumption fell after the supermarket horsemeat scandal.

Stephen Jardine: I’ll try the vegetarian way in meat-free May

Opinion 1
Serena Williams won the Australian Open tennis while two-months pregnant but reading too much into this puts unfair pressure on women.

Jane Bradley: Don’t make sport out of pregnancy

Opinion
Scots-born surgeon Ian Patersons operations saw hundreds of patients recalled and dozens receiving payouts from the NHS. Picture: SWNS

Scots surgeon guilty of performing needless breast operations

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A jury has delivered its verdict in the trial of a breast surgeon accused of carrying out "completely unnecessary" operations. Picture; SWNS

Glasgow breast surgeon convicted of carrying out ‘unnecessary’ ops

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Nurse wins £50,000 after slipping on Edinburgh hospital floor

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Deprived ‘more likely’ to be excluded from chronic care

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Private firms barred from role in Scottish benefits system

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Woman with brain aneurysm died after being sent home from hospital

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David Cameron with his shed. Picture: Graham Flack/Red Sky Shepherds Hut.

David Cameron unveils his £25,000 luxury shed

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Alex Salmond at  an SNP conference. Picture: TSPL

Alex Salmond: General Election about ‘backing Scottish parliament’

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Video: Still hope for Madeleine, says mother 10 years on

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Kate and Gerry McCann during an interview at Prestwold Hall in Loughborough on Friday. Photograph: Joe Giddens/PA Wire

Madeleine McCann’s decade: From wristband slogans to fake news

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Rights for EU citizens in UK ‘number one priority’, says Tusk

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SNP MPs get boost from Gina Miller fund to stop hard Brexit

Politics 373

Scots surgeon guilty of performing needless breast operations

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Sturgeon’s EU plans rejected over risk of UK trade barriers

UK 156
Ruth Davidson leads the only party in Scotland thats on course to show growing support. Picture: Jane Barlow/PA

Euan McColm: Who’s afraid of the big bad Tories?

Opinion 49
The return of train services to the area would transform Fife

Allen Armstrong: Future of rail depends on Levenmouth line

Transport 5
CBI figures for April showed a bounce in retail sales. Photograph: Daniel Leal-Olivas/Getty Images

Bill Jamieson: Silence speaks volumes about troubled state of UK economy

Business 1
Allow time for security checks at the airport

James Walker: Top tips for bumper holiday month

Opinion
Nicola Sturgeon campaigning in the East End of Glasgow yesterday. Picture: Allan Milligan

Leader: Don’t waste chance to pass verdict on delivery of public services

Opinion 3
Joey Barton at Ibrox during his abortive spell with Rangers last year. Picture: Craig Williamson/SNS Group

Dani Garavelli: Football lost in moral maze over Barton

Opinion 5
Gina Miller won a court battle with the UK Government over the Brexit process. Picture: Getty Images

Leader comment: Gina Miller donation not a game-changer

Opinion 40

Leader comment: Criticism of electric progress unhelpful

Opinion 10

David Brooks: Trump’s pond-skater presidency

Opinion 3

Stephen Jardine: I’ll try the vegetarian way in meat-free May

Opinion 1

Jane Bradley: Don’t make sport out of pregnancy

Opinion
Swiss climber Ueli Steck posing in Sigoyer, in the Hautes-Alpes department of southeastern France.
 Picture: AFP PHOTO / JEAN-PIERRE CLATOTJEAN-PIERRE CLATOT/AFP/Getty Images

Famous Swiss climber Ueli Steck dies near Mount Everest

World
President Donald Trump waves as he walks across the south lawn of the White House in Washington late Saturday night, April 29, 2017, on this return from a rally in Harrisburg, Pa. (AP Photo/J. David Ake)

President Donald Trump attacks US media at 100-day rally

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Pope Francis addresses a crowd. Picture: VINCENZO PINTO/AFP/Getty Images

Pope warns of broad destruction if Korean tensions escalate

World
Outrage levels over the Donald Trump presidency may still be high but they are no longer stratospheric as he flips and flops.

David Brooks: Trump’s pond-skater presidency

Opinion 3

Labour MPs speak out against Trump state visit

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Johnson joins election fray with ‘Eton insults’

Politics 5

Story of 92-year-old Serbian refugee to be told in animation

News 2

Boris Johnson says British military could help US in Syria

Politics 5
David Cameron with his shed. Picture: Graham Flack/Red Sky Shepherds Hut.

David Cameron unveils his £25,000 luxury shed

Odd 1
Sir Chris Hoy tries out the 'ski-bike'. Picture: Twitter/@chrishoy

Sir Chris Hoy takes up ‘bike skiing’

Odd 1
Three topiary heads created by Michael Kaplan in his garden. Picture: SWNS

Edinburgh man spends 2,000 hours sculpting ‘head’ hedges

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John Sturrock is Chief Executive and Senior Mediator with Core Solutions Group

John Sturrock: Fight or flight deeply rooted in our ways

Opinion
Man laying loft insulation to make the home more energy efficient

There’s still time for Scotland to deliver the zero carbon future we need to have

Opinion 6
Alastair Keatinge is Partner and Head of Charities at Lindsays

Charities must get care provision under control

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Fiona McEwan carries the 2014 Commonwealth Games baton

Obituary: Fiona McEwan, accomplished sportswoman and Commonwealth Games official

Obituaries

Appreciation: Bill Copland, radiology specialist and retired Surgeon Captain in RNR

Obituaries
Brian Sunners, 84, of Lake Katrine, died Tuesday, April 18

Brian Sunners, capital graduate who emigrated to Canada

Obituaries
Robert M Pirsig working on a motorcycle in 1975 (William Morrow via AP)

Obituary: Robert M Pirsig, author of Zen and the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance

Obituaries

Val Kilmer appears to confirm cancer battle

Celebrity
Ford Kiernan. Picture: John Devlin

Still Game’s Ford Kiernan fined for Glasgow bar outburst

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Tom Hardy, as a witness described how the actor was seen apprehending a suspected moped thief. Picture: Jonathan Brady/PA Wire

Actor Tom Hardy catches moped thief after chasing him

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Sir Elton John has cancelled a series of shows in the US. Picture: Billy Benight/PA Wire

Sir Elton John suffering from “potentially deadly” infection

Celebrity

Mark Millar’s journey from Glasgow to Gotham

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