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Scottish Budget 2017: Private schools hit with £5m rates hike

Politics

Scottish Budget 2017: Income tax to be increased

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Islanders plan Mexican protest if Donald Trump visits Hebrides

Politics

Scottish Budget 2017: How SNP tax reform affects you

Politics

Richard Leonard: Scottish Budget shows how far Holyrood has fallen

Opinion

BBC criticised for labelling England games as ‘Scottish productions’

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Scotland’s weather: forecasters warn of ice and snow for the west

News

Video: 15 photographs showcasing Scotland’s winter scenery

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Nicola Sturgeon said 70% of Scots workers won't pay more tax

FMQs: one third of Scots face budget tax hikes

Politics

Bill Jamieson: Growing public distrust of politicians is dangerous

Bill Jamieson
The SNPs Westminster Leader Ian Blackford told Theresa May to summon RBS CEO Ross McEwan

Theresa May told to haul RBS CEO into Number 10 over closures

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Scottish Budget 2017: Private schools hit with £5m rates hike

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Prime minister Theresa May arrives to attend the first day of a European union summit in Brussels. Picture: AFP/Getty Images

Defiant May claims Brexit still ‘on course’ despite defeat

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The Scottish Governments digital Scotland superfast broadband programme is on track to reach 95 per cent fibre broadband coverage by the end of this year. Picture: Iain MacDonald/PA

Scottish Budget 2017: £600 million for broadband expansion

Tech 4
"Individuals' needs will guide what is most appropriate for them."

Workers urged to plan retirement pot to cope with elderly parents

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Islanders plan Mexican protest if Donald Trump visits Hebrides

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The BID to rebuild our high streets in the wake of the financial crash

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Brexit: Government defeated in Commons over 'meaningful' EU vote

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Tom Peterkin: Mackay’s budget had a touch of the Brothers Grimm

Politics 4

Leader comment: Axing of private schools’ charitable status a bad move

Opinion 2
An artist's impression of the new south harbour in Aberdeen, which tourism bosses hope will attract thousands more visitors to the city. Picture: Contributed

Aberdeen aims to become ‘world class’ cruise destination

Tech
The tram inquiry has been told that the trams project bill will exceed one billion pounds. Picture: TSPL

Revealed: Final cost of Edinburgh trams scheme will be £1 billion

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‘Flash freeze’ causes Glasgow Airport to grind to a halt

Transport
Some Ryanair pilots are set to go on strike, Picture: Neil Hanna

Ryanair pilots to go on strike five days before Christmas

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Scotland shivers in coldest night of the year so far

News 9

Nicola Sturgeon announces £65m manufacturing centre for Renfrewshire

Transport 226

Scottish Budget 2017: Private schools hit with £5m rates hike

Politics 129

Leader comment: Axing of private schools’ charitable status a bad move

Opinion 2
Newlands Junior College in Glasgow

Leadership groups focus on improving lives affected by poverty in Scotland

Business
More than 500 extra secondary school teachers will be needed in Scotland by 2020. Picture: TSPL

Hundreds of new secondary school classrooms need to cope with pupil roll

Education 10
An advertisement for Aptamil baby formula shows a baby girl growing up to become a ballerina.

Gender stereotyping in UK adverts to be banned next year

Politics 12

Scots universities told to drop entry grades for poor students

News 188
Drones are becoming increasingly popular

Air traffic control centre offers solid grounding in drone flying for students

Opinion

Leader comment: Let’s build a sporting nation

Opinion

Facebook is ‘ripping’ society apart, warns former executive

Tech 4

More Scottish teachers but primary classes stay the same size

Education 105

May East: Youth leading the way in growing income for Zambia’s poorest

Opinion
An avalanche alert has been issued for Scotland's mountains.

Warning over increased avalanche risk after snow and wind

Environment

Shocking reasons people give up their dogs revealed

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The Young Emerging Farmers Initiative (YEFI) in Chitambo, Zambia

May East: Youth leading the way in growing income for Zambia’s poorest

Opinion
Dog hunting crimes have risen sharply in Scotland.

Hunting dog crimes in Scotland more than double

News 17

Humza Yousaf asked to clarify his plans for low emission zone

Politics 9

The Geminids: how to see the best meteor shower of the year

News

Heavy snow and 75mph winds forecast for Scotland

News

Leader comment: Planet Earth is not ready for 200-year-old humans

Opinion 15
GPs are under pressure as their workload mounts (Picture: John Young)

Kevan Christie: Ministers’ response to GP crisis is not good enough

Opinion 2
Some pasta packet meals are no longer 'free'

Popular Slimming World ‘free foods’ now counted as ‘syns’

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A record number of Scottish children are obese or overweight

Leader comment: Let’s build a sporting nation

Opinion
Three-week-old Vanellope Hope Wilkins had an incredibly rare condition which meant her heart grew on the outside of the body (Picture: PA)

Leader comment: NHS miracles like this one come at a cost

Opinion
Naomi Findlay and Dean Wilkins spend precious time with daughter Vanellope Hope as she recovers from her life-saving operations, Picture: Ben Birchall/PA

Vanellope ‘first UK baby’ to survive birth with heart outside her body

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Fraser Morton's son died at Crosshouse Hospital near Kilmarnock

Father of stillborn baby believes NHS ‘failed’ his son

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A record number of Scottish children are obese or overweight

Almost one quarter of P1 pupils are overweight or obese

Health 12

Glasgow residents ‘resign themselves’ to living with bed bugs

News 15

A&E departments miss Scottish Government’s waiting targets

News 63

Man flu ‘may exist after all’

News

Breakthrough in fight against Huntington’s disease

Health
Joan McAlpine says programmes have "nothing to do with Scotland."

BBC criticised for labelling England games as ‘Scottish productions’

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The Walt Disney Company announced on Thursday morning that it had reached a deal to purchase most of the assets of 21st Century Fox. Picture: Drew Angerer/Getty Images

Disney snaps up broadcast giant Sky as £39bn deal is sealed

UK
Commons Leader Andrea Leadsom dons a pink tartan scarf at the despatch box in the House of Commons. Picture: PA

Commons leader dons pink tartan to mark Scottish cancer fundraiser

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Chris Froome (centre) during stage 21 of the Tour de France in Paris. Picture: PA

Chris Froome admits drug test is ‘damaging’ but hopes to clear name

Cycling

Bill Jamieson: Growing public distrust of politicians is dangerous

Opinion 22

Leader comment: There’s a warning in faces from our brutal past

Opinion 2

Music review: SCO and Lukáš Vondráček, City Halls, Glasgow

UK

Leader comment: Axing of private schools’ charitable status a bad move

Opinion 2
Scottish Finance Secretary Derek Mackay delivers his budget (Picture: Getty)

Leader comment: SNP takes historic, risky step on tax

Opinion
Finance Secretary Derek Mackay (Picture: Lisa Ferguson)

Bill Jamieson: Scottish Budget 2017: Derek Mackay’s horn of plenty

Opinion 2

Murdo Fraser: ‘Nat’ tax brought budget low on Christmas cheer

Opinion 4

Willie Rennie: Budget missed opportunity to invest in education

Opinion 1

Richard Leonard: Scottish Budget shows how far Holyrood has fallen

Opinion 27
Former Labour leader Kezia Dugdale faced questions after arriving home in Scotland. Picture: SWNS

Tom Peterkin: Kezia’s journey from jungle to political wilderness

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Kenny MacAskill: No voters’ angst over Brexit UK’s shift to the right

Opinion 109

Bill Jamieson: Growing public distrust of politicians is dangerous

Opinion 22

John Donnelly: Putting culture and heritage, art and history at the forefront of the city

Opinion

Miles Padgett: Cutting edge, innovative technology is being invented and marketed right now

Opinion
Zimbabwe's President Emmerson Mnangagwa arrives for the opening of the 107th annual conference of the Zanu-PF Central Committee. Picture: JEKESAI NJIKIZANA/AFP/Getty Images

Zimbabwe’s new president moves to chart different course

World
A school bus collided with a regional train leaving four dead. Picture: GEOFFROY VAN DER HASSELT/AFP/Getty Images

Four dead after train and school bus collide in France

World
Democrat Doug Jones has beaten Republican Roy Moore in Alabama. Picture: AP Photo/John Bazemore

Democrat Doug Jones wins Alabama Senate election

Politics 3
The Young Emerging Farmers Initiative (YEFI) in Chitambo, Zambia

May East: Youth leading the way in growing income for Zambia’s poorest

Opinion

Corsican nationalists secure historic election victory

World 6

Vladimir Putin declares Russian victory as forces withdrawn from Syria

World 1

Man arrested after pipe bomb explodes in New York rush hour

World 7

California wildfires scorch area larger than New York City

World
Gemma Chalmers son Jaxson can't get enough of the film Bee Movie on Netflix. Picture: SWNS

Revealed: Scot mum and child watched Bee Move 357 times this year

Lifestyle
Star Wars: The Last Jedi has been released today.

Glasgow named ‘Lightsaber capital of the UK’

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Edinburgh Airport. Picture: Ian Georgeson

Scots airline pilots have sexiest voices, survey finds

Odd
david spaven  scottish representative rail freight group

Time to invest in rail and let the train take the strain of lorry freight off our busy roads

Opinion 1
Drones are becoming increasingly popular

Air traffic control centre offers solid grounding in drone flying for students

Opinion
The Young Emerging Farmers Initiative (YEFI) in Chitambo, Zambia

May East: Youth leading the way in growing income for Zambia’s poorest

Opinion
Anna Krzystek, dancer and choreographer

Obituary: Anna Krzystek, dancer and choreographer

Obituaries
Former Sheriff Principal
 Douglas James Risk QC

Obituary: Douglas James Risk QC, sheriff who took no nonsense on the bench but had a keen sense of fun

Obituaries
Charles Jenkins. Picture: AP Photo/Itsuo Inouye.

Obituary: Charles Jenkins, US Army deserter to North Korea

Obituaries
PR guru Max Clifford has died at the age of 74. Picture: PA

Obituary: Max Clifford, public relations puppet master who fell from grace

Obituaries

Andy Murray hits back at Rodney Marsh over ‘anti-English’ claims

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Ed Sheeran performs for ABC's "Good Morning America" show in New York City's Central Park. (Picture: Getty)

Aidan Smith: We must stop Ed Sheeran getting to Christmas number one

Opinion 7
Katie Hopkins has been criticised after she slammed the Sleep in the Park event in Edinburgh. Picture: Getty

Social Bite hits back in Katie Hopkins Sleep in the Park row

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Ari Behn and Princess Martha Louise's. Picture: Wikimedia

Kevin Spacey 'groped' Norwegian king's son-in-law

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