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SNP MSP criticised over response to Scottish soldiers killed by IRA

Politics 478
Court artist sketch by Elizabeth Cook of former football coach Barry Bennell appearing at Liverpool Crown Court. Picture: Elizabeth Cook/PA Wire

‘Devil incarnate’ paedophile Barry Bennell jailed for 30 years

Anas Sarwar said more needed to be done to encourage ethnic minorities to enter the teaching profession in Scotland. Picture: John Devlin

Scotland needs more ethnic minority head teachers, says Sarwar

Politics 269
Heavy rain

Pete Wishart rules himself out of SNP deputy race

Politics 37

University of Edinburgh students demand lecture strike compensation

News 56

BBC dismisses SNP MSP’s claims over Question Time representation

Politics 29

Nicola Sturgeon: Morrissey should stick to music

Music 52

Irvine Welsh: ‘I had a criminal record aged 8’

Books 10
KFC has closed around half of its Scottish outlets

KFC closes Scottish restaurants after running out of chicken

Retail 14

In pictures: The evolution of Celtic Park through the years

Celtic 2

Brendan Rodgers: ‘Amazing’ how Callum McGregor only has one Scotland cap

Celtic 5

Rumour Mill: Rodgers defends changes | Striker gets Hearts chance | Mourinho urges McLeish to cap star

Celtic 236
Brendan Rodgers insists he fielded a strong team against St Johnstone. Picture: PA

No regrets for Brendan Rodgers over changes as Celtic stall

Premiership 5

In pictures: The evolution of Tynecastle Park through the years

Hearts 4

Stuart McInally says 2017 Twickenham rout still preys on Scotland

Scotland 2

In pictures: Scotland’s most memorable rugby victories


Hamilton tweet picture of nasty Lewis Ferguson cut after Rangers game

Premiership 5

Andrew Smith: Alex McLeish is a questionable appointment

Andrew Smith

In pictures: How the players rated in Hamilton 3 - 5 Rangers

Premiership 2
Finn Russell has struggled in the opening two matches. Picture: SNS

Who will start at stand-off for Scotland against England?

Scotland 8
Ross County's Jason Naismith scores to make it 1-1. Picture: SNS/Paul Devlin

Five things we learned from Ross County 1 - 1 Hearts

The evidence that the salbutamol Chris Froome took might be a performance-enhancer is sketchy. Photograph: AFP/Getty Images

Richard Moore: Sketchy evidence behind Chris Froome’s ‘performance-enhancer’


Lesley Riddoch: ‘Tenants versus trees’ row has echoes of the Highland Clearances

Opinion 27
Jeremy Corbyn, MP for Islington North.

Brian Monteith: Jeremy Corbyn has some explaining to do over Czech spy meetings

Opinion 47
Paloma Faith is heading to Edinburgh this August. Pic: Matthew Stockman/Getty Images

Brian Ferguson: Music making a welcome return to centrestage at the Edinburgh Fringe

University of Edinburgh. Picture: Ian Georgeson

Leader comment: Students right to demand money back over university strike disruption

Opinion 4
A Virgin (and Stagecoach) train crosses the bridge leading to Berwick Upon Tweed.

Kirsty Gunn: Be warned Stagecoach, you may end up in my next novel

Opinion 1
KFC has closed around half of its Scottish outlets

KFC closes Scottish restaurants after running out of chicken

Retail 14
The financial giant was formed through the merger of Standard Life and Aberdeen Asset management. Picture: Graham Flack

Standard Life Aberdeen blow as Lloyds ends major contract

Financial 3
The fund will be used to boost the tech sector in Stirling. Picture: Donald MacDonald

Stirling looks to boost tech growth with ESM investment

Craneware co-founder and chief executive Keith Neilson. Picture: Neil Hanna

New deals for Edinburgh health billing software firm Craneware

Tech 1

Slowdown hits car dealership giant Pendragon


Jim Duffy: As markets plunge, crypto investors are rightfully smug

Opinion 2

Inflation blow puts possible interest rate rise on the cards

Business 5

David Alexander: Financial products must match property choices

Five foods to eat to give you energy throughout the whole day

Food and Drink

Gunpowder store to be revived as part of £500m marina project

Lifestyle 1
Charles Edward Stuart and Jacobite supporter Lady Anne Mackintosh, who ordered the Rout of Moy. PICS: Creative Commons.

The failed plot to seize Bonnie Prince Charlie

Lifestyle 2

Irvine Welsh: ‘I had a criminal record aged 8’

Books 10
A scene from Clerks, the 1994 comedy which inspired Brett Murray to film a similarly low-budget tribute. Picture: View Askew/Kobal/REX/Shutterstock

Scots filmmakers are shooting stars with tribute to cult movie Clerks


Ten thought-provoking World Press Photo 2018 entries