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Regions

Saving the ancient seaweed-eating sheep of North Ronaldsay

People & Places
Skipness Castle, which dates from the 13th century, lies on the east coast of Kintyre. Picture: Wikicommons

Meet the ‘castle hunter’ exploring Scotland’s fortresses

People & Places
A state-of-the-art recycling centre opened in Aberdeen can process 20 tonnes in a single hour.

Scotland’s “most-advanced” recycling centre opens in Aberdeen

Environment 7
The findings may come as little surprise but suggest that Tinder reinforces ancient mating behaviour. Picture: Jonathan Brady/PA Wire

Tinder brings out ancient mating behaviour, finds Scots study

Gadgets & Gaming
17-year-old Magnus Dixon and sister 14-year-old Ailsa Dixo

Teen Aberdeen siblings make list of top 100 Young Poets of the Year

Lifestyle
Angus Council.

Sale of paintings proposed to fill Angus Council funding gap

News 1
Edinburghs hospitality sector has been boosted by the success of its festivals. Picture: Ian Georgeson

Edinburgh is Scotland’s economic powerhouse, research shows

Business 107

Mother offers £1.7m Aberdeenshire mansion for just £25

News 23

Up to 130 millions barrels of oil found in North Sea

News 260
Dale Thomson had been discharged from the in-patient Carseview Centre mental health unit, in Dundee

NHS bosses ‘should hang their heads in shame’ over Dundee suicide

News 2
The landmark legal ruling was made at Dundee Sheriff Court earlier this year

Dundee parking fine woman declared bankrupt with £37,000 debts

News 48

Tories eject offensive tweet councillor who refused to apologise

Politics 26

Comic book stars inspire dance routine for Dundee culture bid

Dundee & Tayside

Sharkey builds portfolio with Dundee and St Andrews projects

Companies
Defence secretary Sir Michael Fallon said shipbuilding on the Clyde had more certainty than any other UK industry. Picture: PA

Michael Fallon hits out at ‘miserable’ SNP over Clyde shipyards

Politics 510
Skipness Castle, which dates from the 13th century, lies on the east coast of Kintyre. Picture: Wikicommons

Meet the ‘castle hunter’ exploring Scotland’s fortresses

People & Places
Students at CodeClan's base in Edinburgh. Graduates of the training academy are increasingly finding work in fintech

CodeClan graduates embrace Scotland’s growing fintech sector

Tech
Samuel Ciornei, 20, was found guilty of raping a 14-year-old schoolgirl in Barrhead.

Man convicted over rape of 14-year-old Glasgow schoolgirl

News
Fresh legal advice to Police Scotland could put events such as the Orange Walk at risk.   Pic Ian Rutherford

Orange walks at risk following fresh legal advice

News

BT joins forces with Digital Xtra Fund to inspire young Scots

Tech 3

Electric train runs on Edinburgh-Glasgow mainline for first time

Transport 3

Clyde shipyard workers ‘betrayed’ over frigate order

Companies 495
BBC Scotland's coverage of the Tattoo will be beamed into 54 Canadian cinemas later this month.

Edinburgh Tattoo to stage cinema screenings for the first time

Lifestyle
Skipness Castle, which dates from the 13th century, lies on the east coast of Kintyre. Picture: Wikicommons

Meet the ‘castle hunter’ exploring Scotland’s fortresses

People & Places
Students at CodeClan's base in Edinburgh. Graduates of the training academy are increasingly finding work in fintech

CodeClan graduates embrace Scotland’s growing fintech sector

Tech
Danny MacAskill riding in Edinburgh

Video: Stunt cyclist Danny MacAskill has tallied up over £1m

Cycling

BT joins forces with Digital Xtra Fund to inspire young Scots

Tech 3

Electric train runs on Edinburgh-Glasgow mainline for first time

Transport 3

Challenge Poverty Week is a stark reminder for all Scots

News 3

Should an independent Scotland adopt its own currency?

Politics 313
Police have branded the incident as ' an act of stupidity'

Girl hurt by stone thrown from bridge in ‘act of stupidity’

News
Heavy rain could cause travel disruption

Scotland's weather: Flood warning from heavy rain on Sunday

Transport 5
Tim McCreath, managing director of Simpsons Malt. Picture: Jim Gibson

Simpsons Malt looking on bright side after dip in earnings

Farming
Jim Clark celebrates winning the Indianapolis 500 in 1965. He remains the only man to win the Indy 500 and the Formula One world championship in the same season.  Picture: Harry Benson/Express/Getty Images

Sir Jackie Stewart welcomes green light for Jim Clark Museum

Motorsport

Police response to Facebook parking jibe goes viral

Odd 1

Robert Burns’ place of burial targeted by vandals

Books 5

Borders national park plan has ‘major cost implications’

Environment 5