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EU leaders say ‘highly likely’ Russia carried out nerve agent attack

A mural by Banksy in Dover shows a worker chipping away at one of the stars on a European Union flag (Picture: AFP/Getty)

Joyce McMillan: UK needs a new champion to save us from hard Brexit

Opinion 8
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‘Indy Scotland won’t rejoin EU if bad fishing deal’, says SNP MSP

Politics 719

UK broadband providers fail to give customers details on speeds


Jim Duffy: Here’s the real reason why we should quit Facebook

A commemorative drawing of the Bash Street Kids at "The McMenace" to mark 80 years of The Beano. Picture: Nigel Parkinson

Bash Street Kids to take over Dundee museum for Beano anniversary

Portrait of First Baronet General Tam Dalyell at the House of the Binns near Linlithgow. PIC: NTS.

“Bloody Tam” Dalyell and his card games with the devil

Lifestyle 3
New Scotland manager Alex McLeish. Picture: Jane Barlow/PA Wire

Alex McLeish aims to bring back ‘fervour’ for national side

Scotland 8
New Scotland manager Alex McLeish, with assistant coaches James McFadden (left) and Peter Grant (right). Picture: Alan Harvey/SNS

Scotland boss Alex McLeish vows to instil winning mentality

Scotland 2
New Scotland captain Charlie Mulgrew. Picture: Alan Harvey/SNS

Charlie Mulgrew feared relegation would harm cap chances

Scotland U21 head coach Scot Gemmill. Picture: Bill Murray/SNS

Scot Gemmill claims Andorra painted pitch green for U21 game


Edinburgh expectations changing as Richard Cockerill keeps building

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Snarling Callum Gibbins will add bite to Glasgow pack

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Scottish Golf’s plight likely to be re-assessed at SGM

Cedric Kipre, seen here with Scott Brown at the moment of the incident, has won his appeal. Picture: SNS Group

Motherwell’s Cedric Kipre wins red card appeal over Scott Brown clash

Motherwell 25

Roddy Smith: Smaller cricket World Cup puts cash ahead of growing the game

The 13 Scottish Premiership Player of the Year hopefuls

Premiership 9
Josh Windass reacted angrily to a fan criticising his work rate on Twitter after Rangers lost again in the Ladbrokes Premiership to Kilmarnock. Picture: SNS

The complex relationship between Josh Windass and the Rangers support

Rangers 1

Why Moussa Dembele is still a big-game player despite his ‘struggles’

Celtic 3
St Johnstone's Blair Alston fouls John McGinn. Picture: SNS

Why the referee didn’t send off Blair Alston against Hibs

Premiership 5

In pictures: Things we no longer see in Scottish football

Football 5

Martyn McLaughlin: Diversity training doesn’t cure racism

Opinion 71
Vladimir Putin is playing a geopolitical game the West is struggling to figure out (Picture: AFP/Getty)

Ayesha Hazarika: Reality is making McMafia look like Call the Midwife

Opinion 20
Scottish Youth Theatre in a production of Dye in the Goldfish Bowl

Leader comment: Sturgeon right to save Scottish Youth Theatre

Opinion 6
The Royal Highland Show, Ingliston, Edinburgh. Picture: Toby Williams

David Jackson: Royal Highland Show is a huge boost to the Scottish economy

Opinion 1

Ruth Davidson: Real Conservatives fight climate change

Opinion 63
From left, Alex Smith of SThree, Keith Brown MSP and Paul Lewis of Scottish Enterprise. Picture: Martin Shields

Staffing business SThree to generate hundreds of jobs with Glasgow move

Companies 2
A Carpetright store in London. Picture: Wikimedia Commons

Carpetright puts jobs under threat as it explores CVA

Kingfisher operates more than 1,100 stores including its B&Q brand. Picture: Lisa Ferguson

B&Q group sees takings tumble amid ‘uncertain’ outlook

BT is hiring more apprentices. Picture: Phil Wilkinson

Spark signals jobs boost as BT hires more apprentices


Plans for hotel development at ‘Bonnie Prince Charlie’ site

Management 1

Scottish aerial imaging start-up secures funding deal

Tech 1

North Sea oil and gas outlook remains ‘uncertain’

Energy 3

Scotland’s digital tech industry expects a ‘positive’ 2018

Hammerson's portfolio includes Aberdeen's Union Square

Group behind Union Square development says ‘non’ to French bid

Companies 2

David Alexander: Financial products must match property choices

The Bon Vivant, Edinburgh has been awarded a coveted worldwide drinks award for their cocktails. Picture: Malcolm McCurrach

High spirits as cocktail scene takes off in Edinburgh’s New Town

Zero Waste Scotland 1 SA :''Zero Waste Scotland - good to go box''Picture by Stewart Attwood'''All images © Stewart Attwood Photography 2018.  All other rights are reserved. Use in any other context is expressly prohibited without prior permission. No Syndication Permitted.

Scottish businesses sign up to ‘Good to Go’ doggy bag scheme to tackle food waste

Food and Drink

In pictures: inside the unique world of Harris Tweed

The Honourable Mrs Gordon of Fyvie, painted in '1822 by James Giles, now hangs in Fyvie Castle, Aberdeenshire. PIC: NTS.

Lost portrait of maid who became lady of castle goes on show

Lifestyle 1
The Maid of the Loch has been moored since 1981. 'PIC: Allan Milligan/TSPL.

Maid of the Loch paddle steamer gets funding lifeline

Lifestyle 1
Cally Louise Taylor. Picture: PA

The Fear is the fifth psychological thriller by author CL Taylor


Photo quiz: Scotland or the Caribbean? You decide

The nuclear submarine HMS Revenge is arrives at Rosyth naval dockyard in April 1980.

Emergency at sea – the crisis on a nuclear sub that had to stay secret

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