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Shona Robison has been under pressure over the NHS. Picture: Greg Macvean

Senior medic calls for NHS to focus on patients instead of targets

News 204
Heavy showers

‘Golden voiced’ Dolores O’Riordan laid to rest in Ireland


Number 10 mocked over ‘gaffe-filled’ Burns Night guest list

Politics 682

Fox takeover of Sky ‘not in public interest’ says regulator

Environment 1

Robert Burns letter on ‘night out with the lads’ to go on show


Academic: Holyrood and Westminster facing Brexit court battle

Politics 119
Humphrey Errington of Errington Cheese. Picture: Neil Hanna

Council to take Errington Cheese to court over E.coli warning

News 6
Leigh Griffiths wheels away after he makes it 2-1. Picture: SNS

Partick Thistle 1 - 2 Celtic: Rodgers’ men come from behind to win

Premiership 3
Neil Lennon, right, believes Craig Levein's comments could come back to haunt him

Neil Lennon tells Hearts boss Craig Levein: ‘The gloves are off’

Hibernian 30

Reports link Rangers centre-back Danny Wilson with shock move to MLS

Jason Cummings signed a loan deal with Rangers until the end of the season, with the club retaining an option to buy him outright in the summer. Picture: SNS Group

Jason Cummings: I’ve improved and I can’t wait to show it at Rangers

Rangers 23

Aberdeen boss Derek McInnes vows to ignore jibes from Rangers fans

Premiership 1

Craig Levein has ‘no regrets’ over post-derby comments

Hearts 40

Quiet man Kyle Edmund begins to show a little excitement


Scotland tour ends on low note with UAE defeat in Dubai

Baptism of fire: Baily Cargill. Picture: SNS Group

Baily Cargill: I’ve faced Coutinho and Zlatan - I won’t fear Celtic

Partick Thistle 1

David Galloway: NHS is being harmed by politically driven targets

Opinion 6
Richard Leonard abandoned all reason in comparing Sturgeon to Thatcher, says Darren McGarvey  Picture by Jeff J Mitchell/Getty Images)

Darren McGarvey: Comparing Sturgeon to Thatcher is deeply offensive

Opinion 567
A health worker speaks to a mother in Kasungu, Malawi (Picture: AFP/Getty)

Fiona Hyslop: Scotland’s aid spending is vital despite austerity at home

Opinion 47
Artists from the US have created Climoji, a special set of emoticons for use in dicussions about climate change

Ilona Amos: There’s some good news – and bad – about global warming

Opinion 2
Chief of the General Staff General Nick Carter, seen inspecting soldiers in Winchester, has warned about the military threat posed by Russia (Picture: AFP/Getty)

Leader comment: The Great Powers are playing a dangerous game

Opinion 3
The MV Glen Sannox, the UK's first dual-fuel ferry, is launched at Ferguson Marine Engineering in Port Glasgow. Picture: PA

Will 2018 be plain sailing for the Clyde shipyards?

Companies 13
The Edinburgh-based start-up has won a lucrative contract from Shell. Picture: PA

Edinburgh-based start-up Cognitive Geology wins Shell contract

Tech 1

Construction giant Carillion to go into liquidation

News 7

Loganair launches flights from Glasgow to Donegal

Business 1

Debts to taxman triggering more business failures

Business 4

Nick Freer: Scottish technology mixing with the big boys

The FTSE100 is closing in on 8,000. Picture: AFP/Getty

Bill Jamieson: Onwards and upwards to 8,000 (while it lasts)


David Alexander: Financial products must match property choices

Scotch distilleries to celebrate with free entry after record visitor numbers in 2017

Food and Drink

8 of the best single malt whiskies to enjoy on Burns Night

Food and Drink

Burns Night recipe: Haggis Yorkshire pudding with onion gravy and pea puree

Food and Drink
St Andrew Square and The Mound precinct are to be turned into chill out spaces for a new spring event

‘Chill out places’ to be created in Edinburgh city centre

Oxfam's Byers Road store in Glasgow is the charity's biggest success story - thanks to customers' love affair with vinyl and CDs

Surge in vinyl sales helps boost charity shop profits

Early to bed and having plenty of gym gear is the key to a fitness regime, a survey found

The best exercise regime: Early to bed and pack gym gear in advance

31st March 1928:  The Scottish captain Jimmy McMullan leads out his team for the International soccer match between England and Scotland. Alex James scored twice and Scotland won the game 5 - 1.  (Photo by Davis/Topical Press Agency/Getty Images)

Why Scotland would have won the World Cup – if only we’d turned up

Lifestyle 8

Brian Ferguson: Celtic Connections deserves support