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Richard Leonard pledges to ‘boot out’ PFI deals from NHS

News 10
Traffic on the M8 at Harthill in West Lothian today. Picture: SWNS

Scotland’s weather: Drivers told to stay off the roads

Transport 70
Light sleet showers

Wife of police boss Phil Gormley speaks out in misconduct row


More mystery as search for clan chief finds body of headless woman, 25

Lifestyle 6

Joyce McMillan: Sullen Scots are retreating from politics

Opinion 290

Plastic levels at Scapa Flow ‘similar to Forth and Clyde’

Environment 1
Scotland will take on France and England at Murrayfield, Picture: SNS

Scotland’s Six Nations Murrayfield tickets touted for £2,200

News 3
Prime Minister Theresa May. Picture: Jonathan Brady/PA Wire

Brexit powers row: Theresa May can’t overrule House of Lords

Politics 184
Scotland will play Wales in Cardiff in the Doddie Weir Cup in November. Picture: Neil Hanna

Scotland to play Wales in new ‘Doddie Weir Cup’ match in Autumn Series

Scotland 1

Rangers near Greg Docherty deal as Hamilton star left out of squad

Premiership 1

Craig Levein: Hearts unlikely to make Steven Naismith deal permanent

Hearts 4

Rumour Mill: Stokes to leave Hibs | Rangers lose duo to injury | Celtic deny interest in Croatian pair

Premiership 356

Celtic receive Moussa Dembele boost as Brighton’s interest cools

Celtic 5

Dundee humbled in Fraserburgh’s finest hour

Zach Mercer spent his formative years in Scotland but made his name as a No 8 for Bath. Picture: David Davies/PA Wire

Zach Mercer: Scotland’s one that got away is in England squad

Six Nations 3

Craig Levein ready for hectic Hearts schedule after gains in Spain

Barry Anderson

Why Kristoffer Ajer is Celtic’s present and future at centre-back

The Hearts captain has been in terrific form this season. Picture: SNS

Why Christophe Berra is the leading Player of the Year candidate

Hearts 68
Steven Naismith will bring versatility and quality in the final third to Hearts. Picture: SNS Group

What Hearts are getting in Steven Naismith

Jason Cummings found the back of the net regularly for Hibs in the Scottish Championship. Picture: Getty

What Rangers will be getting in new signing Jason Cummings

Premiership 36
James Tavernier of Rangers, left, and Hibernian's John McGinn both make the list. Picture: Robert Perry

Who is the most valuable player on each Scottish Premiership side?

Premiership 12

Martyn McLaughlin: The racism Cyrille Regis battled is still with us

Opinion 29
Jeremy Corbyns supporters now have a majority on Labours board of the party. Picture: Getty

Ayesha Hazarika: Corbyn needs to fight Tories, not Labour moderates

Opinion 7
Scotland's loneliness strategy urges people to carry out acts of kindness

Leader comment: SNP anti-loneliness drive is not to be sneered at

Opinion 7
The number of cases of domestic abuse in Scotland is 'truly shocking', Justice Secretary Michael Matheson has said.

Leader comment: Scots must learn from life ruined by domestic violence

Opinion 1
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 10
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 6

Loganair launches flights from Glasgow to Donegal

Business 1

Debts to taxman triggering more business failures

Business 3

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

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

Food and Drink

The UK’s first independent drive-through bakery has opened in Fife

Food and drink

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

Food and Drink
The time capsule gives a unique glimpse into the lives of those living around Loch  Torridon in the late 1880s. PIC: Creative Commons/Flickr/Chris Combe.

Inside the 19th Century time capsule found in the Highlands

A public consultation is seeking views on the future development of Water Row, a historically important street in Govan. Picture: John Devlin/TSPL

A new future for Water Row - the old heart of Govan

Leanach Cottage at Culloden Battlefield is to open to the public once again. PIC: Creative Commons/Flickr/Malcolm Manners.

Iconic cottage at Culloden Battlefield to open to public

Celtic Connections artistic director Donald Shaw. Picture: John Devlin

Celtic Connections chief opens up on event’s future

News 1
Ian Scott with items from The Scotsman exhibition. Picture: Jon Savage

National Library unveils exhibition to mark The Scotsman’s bicentenary year

Harry Potter author Jk Rowling. Picture: Tom Hayward

JK Rowling refutes claims that £4m pub inspired Harry Potter

JK Rowling 4