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Muriel Spark’s companion of 30 years tells of ‘deep friendship’

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Theresa May at the event. Picture: Downing Street

Theresa May hosts Burns Supper in Downing Street

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Sir Nick Carter. Picture: Getty Images.

Army could stay in Germany to counter Russian aggression

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Scotland's small businesses to be 'most affected' by Brexit

Politics 402

Tributes to TV star’s niece, 8, who died from stab wounds

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Scotland fans vent fury after Michael O’Neill turns down SFA

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The happy couple. Picture: Jonathan Brady/PA Wire

Princess Eugenie and boyfriend engaged

The new kits. Picture: St Roch's PS/Twitter.

Scottish band Mogwai sponsor kits for school’s football team

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Tommy Fleetwood takes a selfie after retaining the Abu Dhabi HSBC Championship title on Sunday. Picture: AP

Martin Dempster: If you think golf is boring, watch week’s stunning action

From top left clockwise: Derek McInnes, Slaven Billic, Alex McLeish, Malky Mackay, Tommy Wright and Neil Lennon have all been mentioned as possible candidates for the Scotland job. Pictures: SNS/Getty

Michael O’Neill rejects Scotland job - who is next in line?

Scotland 6
Scott Brown and Kieran Tierney could be faced with a shorter break if they play in the summer friendlies before European games. Picture: Michael Gillen

Scotland friendlies ‘won’t benefit Celtic players’ says Scott Brown

Scotland 13

In pictures: Who could be the next Scotland manager?


Neil Cochrane added to Scotland squad after George Turner injury

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Rumour Mill: Sunderland want Gers defender | O’Neill says no | Lennon slams Levein

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Lesley Riddoch: Will Scotland finally discover Dundee?

Opinion 63
After his intervention in matters at the Scottish Police Authority, Justice Secretary Michael Matheson must now be odds-on favourite to depart in a Cabinet reshuffle, says Brian Monteith.

Brian Monteith: The party who voters can trust will reap the benefit

Opinion 40
In each situation, in an office, in a room, on the street, women must stand up for themselves. Picture: Getty/iStockphoto

Kirsty Gunn: Women need to be brave on streets, not just say ‘me too’

Opinion 6
After comming to a wage increase for public sector workers, the Scottish Government now has to deliver - to all.

Leader comment: Public sector pay rise must apply to all

Opinion 4
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 11
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

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Loganair launches flights from Glasgow to Donegal

Business 1

Debts to taxman triggering more business failures

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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

Video: The colour of Scotch whisky explained

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

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Brian Ferguson: Celtic Connections deserves support