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ScotRail passengers hit by major signalling disruption

Transport

Holyrood to back higher taxes for middle-earning Scots

Politics
Former Edinburgh councillor Lewis Ritchie.

‘Punch’ row SNP councillor accused of sexual harassment

News
Mike Russell will meet UK ministers this week

Time running out in Brexit stand-off between Holyrood and Westminster

Politics

Head of ‘Russian Propaganda HQ’ in Edinburgh says outlet is like BBC

News

From the archive: Edinburgh-Glasgow train line opens 176 years ago

Lifestyle

Police investigate far-right threat to Labour MSP Anas Sarwar

Politics

Video: ‘Beast from the East’ set to blast Scotland with Siberian chill

News

In pictures: 10 of the harshest TripAdvisor reviews of Scotland

Travel

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

Darren McGarvey
Former Edinburgh councillor Lewis Ritchie.

‘Punch’ row SNP councillor accused of sexual harassment

News
Egor Piskunov. Picture: Contributed

Head of ‘Russian Propaganda HQ’ in Edinburgh says outlet is like BBC

News 8
Mike Russell will meet UK ministers this week

Time running out in Brexit stand-off between Holyrood and Westminster

Politics 150
Jeremy Corbyn has instructed solicitors

Jeremy Corbyn threatens legal action against Conservative MP

Politics 13
Ninewells hospital in Dundee

Mortality rate in Scottish hospitals drops by 10%

Health 14

Scottish Government to ‘reject’ Downing St concession on Brexit

Politics 296
Mr Sarwar said he would not be deterred from campaigning against racism. Picture: John Devlin

Police investigate far-right threat to Labour MSP Anas Sarwar

Politics 159

‘Punch’ row councillor Lewis Ritchie quits SNP

Politics 10

Scotland needs strategy for ‘fourth industrial revolution’

Tech 5

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

Opinion 41
Steam trains at Waverley Station (1949). The Edinburgh-Glasgow line was Scotland's first inter city railway. Picture: TSPL

From the archive: Edinburgh-Glasgow train line opens 176 years ago

Lifestyle 3
Network Rail say 2500 staff will be working around the clock to complete the works. Picture: Contributed

Network Rail ‘will work around clock’ to finish £23m upgrades

News
Ayr Main Street. Picture: Google

Man jailed for savage attack on Golden Retriever in Ayr

Transport 4

Video: Man arrested after digger crashes into Buckie building

Transport

Lifeboats rescue stricken cargo ship off coast of Skye

News

Railway chief targets Edinburgh-Glasgow in 39 minutes

Transport 37

Signal fault causing disruption on Glasgow to Kilmarnock trains

Transport 1
Sin�ad Rhodes is an Emeritus Member of the Young Academy of Scotland and the founder of the RSE Young Academy of Scotland Research the Headlines project.

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

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

Education 6
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 291

University of Edinburgh students demand lecture strike compensation

News 58
University of Edinburgh. Picture: Ian Georgeson

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

Opinion 5

Concerns over ‘diluted’ teacher training standards

News 30
Martin Davidson, Scottish Director, Outward Bound Trust

Martin Davidson: Challenge is what Outward Bound strives to do – for youngsters and ourselves

Opinion 2

Tech firms working to extend cancer survival rates by up to five months

Tech

Mining the data – meet and greet gives jobseekers chance to show off skills

Tech

Nicola Sturgeon warned of major ‘risks’ with SNP childcare plan

Education 86

Plea for evidence to support John Swinney’s school reforms

Politics 30
The Cora Ball promises to capture microfibres shed by clothes during washing to stop them going down the drain and escaping into the environment

Ilona Amos: Every time you do the laundry you damage the environment

Opinion 2
Humpback whale in the Firth of Forth with Edinburgh Castle in the background. Picture: Adrian Plumb

Scotland best place to see whales and dolphins, study suggests

News
Roddy Smith, Chief Executive of Essential Edinburgh

Roddy Smith: Bidding to be best – how businesses improve the city centre experience

News

Major rescue after skier falls 200m in Nevis range

News

Parts of UK shaken by 4.4 magnitude earthquake

News 8

Half Scotland’s upland birds suffer ‘significant long-term decline’

Environment 4
Ninewells hospital in Dundee

Mortality rate in Scottish hospitals drops by 10%

Health 14

Drug used to treat osteoarthritis ‘no better than placebo’

News
Experts say survivors of sexual violence require additional support. Picture posed by model. Picture: Gareth Fuller/PA Wire.

Dedicated clinic for sexual violence survivors to open doors

News 2
It's been reported that The Halo Trust has suspended a staff member following a sexual assault allegation. Picture: Greg Macvean

Scots-based international charity in fresh reports of sexual misconduct

UK 2
Medical marijuana on display at a dispensary in Los Angeles, California. Picture: Getty

Calls for British boy to be given medical cannabis licence

UK 39
Among the other controversial proposals are introducing portion limits on the size of takeaway, pub and restaurant meals. Picture: PA

Plans to curb junk food and takeaway portion size in Scotland

Politics 14
Dr David Blane says the overweight should be given the same priority as smokers and alcoholics with emphasis on psychological and cultural pressures involved. Picture: Jeff J Mitchell/Getty

Expert seeks strategy of total war on endemic obesity

Politics 57

Leader: Bold action needed to tackle obesity crisis

Opinion 5

Insight: BMA Scotland chair Peter Bennie wants action from the government, not soundbites

Health 1

2,200 staff on waiting list for Scottish NHS car park permits

Politics 15

Parents of dead baby hope ruling ‘reduces risk’ for other families

News
Jeremy Corbyn has instructed solicitors

Jeremy Corbyn threatens legal action against Conservative MP

Politics 13

Scottish Government to ‘reject’ Downing St concession on Brexit

Politics 296
Taking personal responsibility can help people transcend life's problems

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

Opinion 41
Curious Seed's Teenage Trilogy

Dance review: Curious Seed - Teenage Trilogy, Perth Theatre

UK

Music review: BBC SSO, City Halls, Glasgow

UK

Theatre reviews: The Belle’s Stratagem, Royal Lyceum, Edinburgh | The Return, Eden Court, Inverness

UK

BBC dismisses SNP MSP’s claims over Question Time representation

Politics 312

Paris Gourtsoyannis: Ruth vs Jacob is battle for Tory soul

Opinion 88
John McLellan is director of the Scottish Newspaper Society. Picture: Contributed

John McLellan: Mosley fights for privacy while Facebook goes back to basics

Opinion 1
Taking personal responsibility can help people transcend life's problems

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

Opinion 41
Nick Freer is a founding director at the Freer Consultancy and Full Circle Partners

Nick Freer: Combining tech with hyper-local businesses

Opinion

Paris Gourtsoyannis: Ruth vs Jacob is battle for Tory soul

Opinion 88
The Cora Ball promises to capture microfibres shed by clothes during washing to stop them going down the drain and escaping into the environment

Ilona Amos: Every time you do the laundry you damage the environment

Opinion 2
Digging up the road can let to major problems if the repairs are not done properly and the weather gets in (Picture: Michael Gillen)

Donald Anderson: Why Scotland’s pothole problem is here to stay

Opinion 10
Sin�ad Rhodes is an Emeritus Member of the Young Academy of Scotland and the founder of the RSE Young Academy of Scotland Research the Headlines project.

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

Opinion

Roddy Smith: Bidding to be best – how businesses improve the city centre experience

News

Leader comment: In praise of Scotland’s mountain rescue teams

Opinion

Leader comment: Scottish fishermen’s message for Boris on Brexit

Opinion

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

Opinion 5
Letters from St Kilda were launched in a waterproof box.

£15,000 price tag for washed up St Kilda letter

World 1
The marriage of Prince Nicholas and Alina Binder seems to have been a happy affair but the familys adventures in exile have been colourful to say the least (Picture: Sipa/Rex/Shutterstock)

Jane Bradley: The UK Royal Family have nothing on this lot

Opinion 3
Joe Zevuloni tends a makeshift memorial to honour victims of the mass shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida. (Picture: Getty)

Timothy Egan: A kid just schooled Donald Trump on mass shootings

Opinion 182

Fund-raisers face uphill struggle in wake of aid agencies scandal

UK 1

FBI admits bungling warning on Florida school gunman

World 12

Wanted: Lyricist to pen unifying national anthem for Kosovo

World

Ten thought-provoking World Press Photo 2018 entries

News

Whisky Distillery Tester wanted - Is this Scotland’s best job?

News

Travel review slams Ben Nevis for being ‘too high and steep’

Odd 1

In pictures: 10 of the harshest TripAdvisor reviews of Scotland

Travel
Sin�ad Rhodes is an Emeritus Member of the Young Academy of Scotland and the founder of the RSE Young Academy of Scotland Research the Headlines project.

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

Opinion
Roddy Smith, Chief Executive of Essential Edinburgh

Roddy Smith: Bidding to be best – how businesses improve the city centre experience

News
Alan Strain is head of Davidson Chalmers employment team

Alan Strain: Negotiating around pay inequality

Opinion
Lady Joan Reid

Obituary: Lady Joan Reid, academic not afraid to pitch in and make things happen

Obituaries
Dr Jack Wilson

Obituary: Dr JB Wilson, GP and historian

Obituaries
Kim Kinnie

Obituary: Kim Kinnie, Scottish comedy pioneer

Obituaries
Donald Erskine

Obituary: Donald Erskine, National Trust for Scotland Factor with breathtaking knowledge of the nation

Obituaries

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 378
Paloma Faith praised Scotland's First Minister. Picture: Ian Georgeson

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

News 79
Paloma Faith. Pic: Leon Neal/AFP/Getty Images

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

Lifestyle
Hugh Jackman stars in surprise box office hit The Greatest Showman

Scots school wins free film trip after Hugh Jackman praise

Lifestyle