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Insight: What tips men over the edge of despair

Independence supporters march in Glasgow earlier this month. Picture: John Devlin

Independence blueprint ‘a hard sell’ warn radicals for Yes

Politics 30
Wales was the first part of the UK to make prescriptions free, in 2007. Northern Ireland followed in 2010.

A bitter pill: free paracetamol bill reaches £57m

Health 12
Sunny spells

Joy for Canadian bagpiper charged over Sgian Dubh in sock


Auld Reekie ‘too posh’ for Old Kent Road


Ukraine violence shows RT is dangerous, says SNP’s McDonald

Politics 5

Why cleaner seas can be bad news for birds

Gareth Bale's incredible second goal. Picture:  Peter Byrne/PA Wire

Real Madrid 3 Liverpool 1: Bale double secures third straight Champions League title

Football 3
A "Spotify of transport" service is planned for Edinburgh and/or Glasgow where all travel from buses and trains to cycle and car hire can be booked on an app for a single monthly fee - which could eventually remove the need for people to own a car...DALTON''[Pioneered in Helsinki and Birmingham by Finnish firm Mobility As A Service Global using its Whim app. Helsinki fee c�440pm, calculated as about same as current average transport costs]

Spotify-style transport app could be coming to Scotland

Transport 1
Gareth Bale's incredible second goal. Picture:  Peter Byrne/PA Wire

Real Madrid 3 Liverpool 1: Bale double secures third straight Champions League title

Football 3
Blue is the colour as Leinster celebrate winning the Guinness Pro14 final in Dublin. Photograph: Donall Farmer/PA Wire

Leinster 40 - 32 Scarlets: Leo Cullen’s men are double tops

Guinness Pro14
Rory McIlroy made no bones about feeling fortunate to have stayed in the hunt for victory today.  Photograph: AFP/Getty Images

Luck plays a big part in Rory McIlroy sharing lead at Wentworth


The top 10 in our 50 best players in Scottish football this season

Premiership 1
Glen Kamara - the best defensive midfielder in Scotland this season. Picture: SNS.

The top 50 players in Scottish football this season (20-11)

Premiership 4
Partick Thistle's mascot Kingsley is rooting for you. Picture: SNS Group

Quiz: How much do you remember of the 2017/18 Scottish Premiership season?


The 11 players linked with Rangers since Steven Gerrard’s arrival

Rangers 3
Efe Ambrose led all Ladbrokes Premiership centre-backs in dribbles attempted this past season. Picture: SNS

The top 50 players in Scottish football this season (30-21)

Premiership 4

Dani Garavelli: Tragic legacy drags Ireland into modern world

Opinion 1
First Minister Nicola Sturgeon receives the Sustainable Growth Commission report from commission chair Andrew Wilson. Picture: PA Wire

Euan McColm: SNP reality check’s a great case for devolution

In Northern Ireland, a log of training has to be signed off by an instructor before a student can sit their test. Photograph: Getty

Alastair Ross: Seize the chance to save young drivers


John McLaren: Sensible SNP still has much to do to sell indy plan

Politics 26

Tom Peterkin: ‘Bizarre’ release of SNP’s independence report

Politics 22
The Cromarty Firth has long been used as an anchorage point for oil rigs. Picture: PA

Optimism returns to North Sea energy sector as ‘corner turned’

FanDuel has its roots in Edinburgh. Picture: Malcolm McCurrach

Paddy Power Betfair seals FanDuel deal

Tech 1
David Brown with a bottle of Crabbie's whisky. The firm is reviving its whisky business with a new distillery in Leith. Picture: Contributed

Crabbie’s to open new distillery near historic Leith home

Companies 3
Picture: PA

Openreach opens broadband fibre training school in Livingston


Insight: The GDPR revolution we can’t opt out of

Politics 7

Further growth is name of the game for Dundee studio Outplay


FanDuel sale could prove a boost for Edinburgh start-ups


UK tech booming with Edinburgh scene racing ahead

Tech 29
The cost of RBS's settlement with US regulators is better than analysts had been expecting

RBS could be reprivatised following US fine agreement

Financial 8

Bill Jamieson: Diet of low growth ambrosia has begun to cloy

In pictures: 10 restaurant projects to get excited about in Edinburgh


We are delighted to announce the return of The Scotsman Food and Drink Awards

Food and drink
Four Scottish pubs have scooped awards at the Pub and Bar awards (Photo: Shutterstock)

These four Scottish pubs have been named among the best in the UK

Food and Drink

Scots-Gaelic railway map uncovers meaning of station names

Lifestyle 16
Lead character Jamie Fraser, played by Sam Heughan, pictured in his print shop which was set in Tweeddale Court on the Royal Mile, one of the locations featured in the new Outlander map. PIC: Sony Pictures Television 2018.

New Outlander map of latest filming locations launched

Lifestyle 1

In pictures: 10 amazing relics the Romans left in Scotland

Musician Sting is set to bring his debut musical 'The Last Ship' to Scotland next month. Picture: Getty

Interview: Sting on bringing his debut musical to Scotland

Evelyn Glennie is among a number of high profile supporters of the Save Our Strings campaign.

Parents opt for musical instrument charging to save strings in West Lothian

A series of specially-commissioned photograps of Dundee's V&A Museum of Design will be on display at the Venice Biennale for the next six months.

Dundee's V&A to feature at Venice Architecture Biennale

Art 1
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