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Scotland 25-13 England: Scotland stun England to win Calcutta Cup

Six Nations

Tory MP apologises to Jeremy Corbyn over "wholly untrue" spying tweet

Politics

Cross-party plea for UK minister to help save BiFab jobs

Politics
Mhairi Black. Picture: Jane Barlow

Mhairi Black among SNP targets in Labour hospitals campaign blitz

Politics

Bus ban on North Bridge unless £22m repairs carried out

Transport

John McDonnell calls on SNP to ‘end austerity’ in Scotland

Politics

I’m no Welshman says Scotland centre Huw Jones

Scotland

Allan Massie: Russell and Hogg are due a big Six Nations game

Scotland
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Edinburgh prepares for Calcutta Cup economic boost

News

Darren McGarvey: Personal responsibility is a left-wing issue too

Darren McGarvey

Cross-party plea for UK minister to help save BiFab jobs

Politics 22

Tory MP apologises to Jeremy Corbyn over "wholly untrue" spying tweet

Politics 11

John McDonnell calls on SNP to ‘end austerity’ in Scotland

Politics 27
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NHS Scotland staff shortages leads to £26m overtime payments

News 12
Donald Trump has toughened the US military posture towards Moscow (Picture: Getty)

Ross Douthat: Americans, not Russians, put Trump in White House

Opinion 15
Mhairi Black. Picture: Jane Barlow

Mhairi Black among SNP targets in Labour hospitals campaign blitz

Politics 328
Barnaby Joyce. Picture: AP

Australian deputy PM resigns from key role sex harassment claims

World 1

Ruth Davidson’s Conservatives bid to become next Scottish Government

Politics 835

Edinburgh and Glasgow house prices set to soar

Politics 15

Scottish criminals ‘could be barred from entire cities’

Politics 43

Violent crime increases despite fall in murders and serious assaults

News 4
North Bridge, Edinburgh

Bus ban on North Bridge unless £22m repairs carried out

Transport 34
A standard class carriage in ScotRail's new Class 385 electric trains. Picture: ScotRail

Alastair Dalton: Delayed new trains spell more pain before gain

Opinion 3
British Transport Police have removed the trespasser

Naked man brings trains to a halt at Edinburgh Waverley

News

Scotland’s weather: Snow warning as ‘beast from the East’ hits

News 19

Delays on M8 after crash and broken down vehicle

News

Broadband firms rapped and fined for worsening roadworks

News 11

Motorist damages car in Highlands in ‘bath’ sized pothole

Transport 16

Brexit poses ‘significant’ questions for Scotland’s ports

Politics 27
Oxgangs Primary School has previously been in the news when an outdoor wall facade gave way, Picture: Ian Georgeson

Urgent safety review after Edinburgh school’s ceiling collapses

Education 2
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Teacher numbers to be hit as councils examine budgets

Education 30
A UK-wide study of children's reading habits released today reveals Scottish secondary school pupils are not reading challenging enough books

Scots secondary school pupils choosing same novels as under-12s

Education 56
Reading is a joy, a source of learning and a way to become funnier and more interesting

Leader comment: Don’t be a literary wimp

Opinion
Male monkeys with large noses have more females in their harem

Male monkeys with big noses get the girls, proving size matters

News 2
Edinburgh University's Old College building. Picture: Ian Georgeson

Universities need to help poorer Scots pupils win places

Politics 6
Nicola Sturgeon visits Loanhead after-school club and community nursery (Picture: Andrew O'Brien)

Martyn McLaughlin: Will SNP’s childcare plans institutionalise kids?

Opinion 36

Sinéad Rhodes: Headlines can keep you informed – but we can help you drill down into the latest research

Opinion

Call for Scots student charges to be considered in UK funding review

Education 8

University of Edinburgh students demand lecture strike compensation

News 58

Scotland needs more ethnic minority head teachers, says Sarwar

Politics 291
Nathan Berrie, John Muir Trust Land Manager

Nathan Berrie: In this Year of Young People, let’s get them into the great outdoors

Opinion 1
Dr Peter Wilkie doing fieldwork in a Malaysian rainforest

Dr Peter Wilkie: Botanic Garden fighting to save the rainforest from the scorched earth of human activity

Opinion 1

Islanders’ bid to buy home of World Stone Skimming Championship

Environment 1
Gamekeepers and conservationists have clashed over the disappearance of young satellite-tagged golden eagle in "highly suspicious" circumstances near Edinburgh

Row erupts over “suspicious” disappearance of golden eagle Fred

Environment 8

Male monkeys with big noses get the girls, proving size matters

News 2

New green energy deal to help ease fuel poverty

News 7

How can Scotland’s growing red deer population be managed?

Environment 13
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NHS Scotland staff shortages leads to £26m overtime payments

News 12
If men take more parental leave, their daughters will grow up in a more equal world, says Jane Bradley

Jane Bradley: How dads can make a more equal world for their daughters

Opinion 1
40 per cent of UK employees say they have experienced disrespectful or humiliating behaviour at work

Bullying and harassment in the workplace: Know your rights

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Mhairi Black. Picture: Jane Barlow

Mhairi Black among SNP targets in Labour hospitals campaign blitz

Politics 328
A mother complained to a council watchdog after her child needed hospital treatment for sunburn after returning from a school trip abroad. Picture Picturebay/freeimage

Scots council forced to apologise after pupil sunburnt on school trip

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Funding of 90,000 will be provided for a Scottish university to host a new Ph.D studentship

New funding to support research into causes, diagnosis and treatment of Myalgic Encephalomyelitis (ME).

News 3
The way we talk about alcohol doesn't convey the damage that it can do (Picture: PA)

Kevan Christie: It can cause sickness and death, but we love it

Opinion 3

Thousands of asthma inhalers recalled in safety scare

News 3

Cross-party plea for St John’s children’s ward reopening

News 1

Stretchable health sensor to improve monitoring of chronic conditions

Tech

Sam Scott: Active Communities Team gets moving on ways to help people with dementia stay active

Opinion

John McDonnell calls on SNP to ‘end austerity’ in Scotland

Politics 27
KFC Meadowbank was among the stores closed after supplies of chicken ran out (Picture: Lisa Ferguson)

Stephen Jardine: KFC’s chicken was even turned down by a charity

Opinion 2
If men take more parental leave, their daughters will grow up in a more equal world, says Jane Bradley

Jane Bradley: How dads can make a more equal world for their daughters

Opinion 1
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Cabinet bid for Brexit unity bid runs into trouble

Politics 21

Stephen Fry reveals cancer diagnosis for first time

UK 25

Nathan Berrie: In this Year of Young People, let’s get them into the great outdoors

Opinion 1
Olaf Furniss holds valuable music seminars

Kevin Buckle: There is no Creative Scotland conspiracy over music funding

Opinion
It's important to consider the financial impact on your children if you died. Picture: Getty

Martin Lewis: A matter of life insurance and death

Opinion
Scotland train ahead of the rugby match against England (Picture: Getty)

Leader comment: Underdogs Scotland can win the Calcutta Cup

Opinion
Chef Mark Greenaway is having to introduce a deposit scheme for bookings because diners have been failing to show up

Leader comment: A lesson in keeping your word

Opinion 1
KFC Meadowbank was among the stores closed after supplies of chicken ran out (Picture: Lisa Ferguson)

Stephen Jardine: KFC’s chicken was even turned down by a charity

Opinion 2
If men take more parental leave, their daughters will grow up in a more equal world, says Jane Bradley

Jane Bradley: How dads can make a more equal world for their daughters

Opinion 1
Donald Trump has toughened the US military posture towards Moscow (Picture: Getty)

Ross Douthat: Americans, not Russians, put Trump in White House

Opinion 15

Alastair Dalton: Delayed new trains spell more pain before gain

Opinion 3

Nathan Berrie: In this Year of Young People, let’s get them into the great outdoors

Opinion 1

Brian Wilson: Don’t believe everything you hear about Russia’s McMafia

Opinion 7

Dr Peter Wilkie: Botanic Garden fighting to save the rainforest from the scorched earth of human activity

Opinion 1
Donald Trump has toughened the US military posture towards Moscow (Picture: Getty)

Ross Douthat: Americans, not Russians, put Trump in White House

Opinion 15
Barnaby Joyce. Picture: AP

Australian deputy PM resigns from key role sex harassment claims

World 1
U.S. President Donald Trump. Picture: Getty

Teachers return to scene of mass shooting as Donald Trump firms stance

World 1
Brian Wilson has been to St Petersburg many times for art, politics and football Picture: Getty Images

Brian Wilson: Don’t believe everything you hear about Russia’s McMafia

Opinion 7

Dr Peter Wilkie: Botanic Garden fighting to save the rainforest from the scorched earth of human activity

Opinion 1

Donald Trump endorses giving teachers concealed guns to stop shooters

World 47

Bill Jamieson: I’ve found two antidotes to our cult of unhappiness

Opinion 8

SNP calls on Theresa May to step up response to Syria bombardment

Politics 75
The Blue Cheese egg. Picture: Asda.

Asda divide opinion after launching Easter Egg made of cheese

Odd 4

Irn Bru issue apology over controversial new advert

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Nathan Berrie, John Muir Trust Land Manager

Nathan Berrie: In this Year of Young People, let’s get them into the great outdoors

Opinion 1
Dr Peter Wilkie doing fieldwork in a Malaysian rainforest

Dr Peter Wilkie: Botanic Garden fighting to save the rainforest from the scorched earth of human activity

Opinion 1
The shortlisted finalists ' from a range of businesses large and small ' are all hoping to get their hands on a Knowledge Exchange Awards trophy

Laura Goodfellow: A celebration of partnerships between industry and academia

Opinion
Christian evangelist Rev Billy Graham has died at the age of 99. Picture: AP

Obituary: Rev Billy Graham, charismatic preacher who counselled US presidents

Obituaries
Bob Thomson has died at the age of 64

Obituary: Robert Thomson, hard-working journalist much-admired in many Scottish newsrooms

Lifestyle
Lord Sutherland of Houndwood

Obituary: Lord Sutherland of Houndwood, academic, philosopher and architect of Scotland’s free personal care system

Obituaries

Stormzy edges out Ed Sheeran to claim first Brit award

News
Comedian Lousie Beamont

Comic being sued by ex-husband for Edinburgh Fringe marriage routine

News
Morrissey was performing at the SSE Hydro. Picture: Contributed

Morrissey jibe at Nicola Sturgeon met with boos at Scottish gig

Music 380
Paloma Faith praised Scotland's First Minister. Picture: Ian Georgeson

Paloma Faith reveals she’s a ‘massive fan’ of Nicola Sturgeon

News 78
Paloma Faith. Pic: Leon Neal/AFP/Getty Images

Paloma Faith first to sign up for Edinburgh ‘Summer Sessions’ gigs

Lifestyle