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Fewer patients reporting positive GP experiences, says survey

Politics
Archbishop Mario Conti has been accused of calling child abuse victims 'the opposition'. Picture: Contributed

Archbishop Conti accused of calling child abuse victims ‘the opposition’

Politics

UK turns its first surplus for 16 years

Politics
Pride Edinburgh marks 21 years since the festival started (Picture: Steven Scott Taylor)

Ruth Davidson: How secrets about sexuality damage the economy

Opinion

Top five ranking for St Andrews University in UK league table

Education

Ayesha Hazarika: Institutional racism is alive and well in UK

Opinion

New 4G mobile coverage for Scotland’s most remote areas

Environment

Martyn McLaughlin: The mass shooting ‘hero’ who rejected the accolade

Opinion

No deal: Nicola Sturgeon rejects Brexit bill

Politics

Paris Gourtsoyannis: Scottish MPs being sidelined by their own parties

Paris Gourtsoyannis
The Scottish Government hub in Berlin, which opened this week, aims to grow links between the two countries. Picture: Harald Helmlechner/Wikicommons

Scottish Government opens hub in Berlin to boost business links

Politics 9

SNP brand Westminster offer of welfare help ‘ridiculous’

Politics 100

Holyrood row breaks out over "fawning" Royal baby motion

Politics 248
Archbishop Mario Conti has been accused of calling child abuse victims 'the opposition'. Picture: Contributed

Archbishop Conti accused of calling child abuse victims ‘the opposition’

Politics
Fewer patients are reporting positive experiences with their GP, a survey has suggested.

Fewer patients reporting positive GP experiences, says survey

Politics

Ayesha Hazarika: Institutional racism is alive and well in UK

Opinion 1

Leader comment: Royal baby row proves social media has a purpose

Opinion

Leader comment: Statues should not be set in stone

Opinion

Ruth Davidson: How secrets about sexuality damage the economy

Opinion
Scotrail's plans have come under fire. Picture: Michael Gillen

Rail staff to go on strike in May and June

News 5

Scots drivers ‘fill gaps’ in council budgets as parking charges top £70m

Politics 24
A fleet of stand-in trains will help ease a ScotRail carriage shortage crisis on the main Edinburgh-Glasgow line. Picture: Adam Reid

New ScotRail trains to ease crush on Edinburgh-Glasgow line

Transport 97
Henry Ford With His Model T. Picture: Getty Images

Black close to becoming Britain’s favourite car colour

Transport 4

Tories call for Scottish rail policing merger to be scrapped

Politics 137

Germany-USA flight declares emergency over Scotland

Transport 16
The University of St Andrews is top in Scotland and one of the five leading universities in the UK. Picture: Jane Barlow/PA Wire

Top five ranking for St Andrews University in UK league table

Education

School lunches: All Edinburgh primary schools to partake in Meat Free Mondays

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Children from Flora Stevenson Primary School in Orchard Brae, Edinburgh. Picture: Toby Williams

Millions of UK children worry about air pollution near school

Environment 34
Dave Gornall and his daughter Abby. Picture: Ian Rutherford

Youth bands and orchestras at mercy of council cuts

Music 49

Testing P1 pupils causes ‘tantamount to abuse’, say education campaigners

Education 49
The child was stuck in the elevator at the Glasgow Science Centre

Boy trapped in escalator on school trip after shoe ‘gets stuck’

News

Women pick medicine in Scottish university gender divide

Education 4

Most and least popular first degrees in Scotland revealed

Education 3

Claim ‘school isn’t free’ as pupils miss out on subjects due to costs

Education 130

Leader comment: The scandal of state school fees

Opinion 4
Parts of Scotland are getting 4G mobile coverage for the first time. Picture: Contributed

New 4G mobile coverage for Scotland’s most remote areas

Environment
Tiny particles known as "microplastics" have been found in record levels in Arctic sea ice. Picture: PA Wire

Fears over risk from plastic dropped from polar ice melt

Environment

Scottish island seeks investors for first wind power scheme

Tech 4
A pod of orcas, usually seen around Shetland, was spotted in the Clyde near Gourock on Saturday. ''Picture: Keith Hodgins/PA

Ilona Amos: You don’t need your own yacht to spot sea life – take a ferry

Opinion

Millions of UK children worry about air pollution near school

Environment 34

Wildlife spotters camp out on Clyde coast for killer whale return

News
Fewer patients are reporting positive experiences with their GP, a survey has suggested.

Fewer patients reporting positive GP experiences, says survey

Politics
Charity chiefs have announced plans to raise �6 million for a second helicopter air ambulance. Picture: Andrew Milligan/PA Wire

Second air ambulance for Scotland planned

News
A majority of Scots would be willing to provide a blood sample to form part of a UK-wide national DNA database aimed at improving medical research, according to a new poll.

Poll: Majority of Scots back national DNA database

UK 8
David Seath collapsed and died three miles short of the finish line in 2016.

Brother of dead Scots marathon runner issues safety warning

UK 6
Any caffeine exposure was associated with youngsters having a higher risk of being overweight before starting school. Picture: iStock

High caffeine levels in womb linked to overweight children

News 1
The golden rule is to opt for plain yoghurt as a starting point. Picture: TSPL

Revealed: The ‘healthy’ yoghurts containing almost five sugar cubes in one pot

Health
The London Marathon

Masterchef star dies after collapsing during London Marathon

UK 8

Katie Price fires back after failing to finish London Marathon

News 2

Scots carer slept in grit bin overnight after ferry cancelled

Paisley 2

Cervical cancer awareness campaign to tour Scotland in summer

News 1

Mountain biker finds his own path in fight with MS

Health
Doreen Lawrence spoke with dignity and poise at the ceremony marking the 25th anniversary of her son's murder. Picture: AFP/Getty

Ayesha Hazarika: Institutional racism is alive and well in UK

Opinion 1
The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge and their newborn son outside St Mary's Hospital in London (Picture: PA)

Leader comment: Royal baby row proves social media has a purpose

Opinion
The statue of women's rights campaigner Millicent Fawcett by British artist Gillian Wearing unveiled in London's Parliament Square (Picture: AFP/Getty)

Leader comment: Statues should not be set in stone

Opinion
Pride Edinburgh marks 21 years since the festival started (Picture: Steven Scott Taylor)

Ruth Davidson: How secrets about sexuality damage the economy

Opinion

Judge rejects Alfie Evans’ family plea to take him to Rome for treatment

UK 1

New record as UK goes three days without coal power

UK 5

Alfie Evans’ dad says child is breathing unaided

UK 3

Poll: Majority of Scots back national DNA database

UK 8
Several contenders for second position are leading their charge. Picture: Contributed.

Spring sees cryptocurrencies jostling for space

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

John McLellan comment: Ofcom must keep close eye on BBC’s recruitment intentions

Media & Leisure
Alister Gray, founder of The Mindful Talent. Picture: Contributed

Comment: Never underestimate intuition in business world

Companies
'Doric Boule', created in 2017 by Nick Ross, a graduate of Gray's School of Art in Aberdeen, featured a series of granite benches sourced from quarries all over the world installed in Marischal College's quad

Hillary Nicoll: Look Again... there is a lot more to Aberdeen than just grey granite

Opinion
Doreen Lawrence spoke with dignity and poise at the ceremony marking the 25th anniversary of her son's murder. Picture: AFP/Getty

Ayesha Hazarika: Institutional racism is alive and well in UK

Opinion 1
James Shaw, right, gets a hug from Waffle House CEO Walt Ehmer during a press conference on the Waffle House shooting Sunday, April 22, 2018 in Nashville, Tenn. Shaw wrestled the gun from the suspect. (Wade Payne/The Tennessean via AP)

Martyn McLaughlin: The mass shooting ‘hero’ who rejected the accolade

Opinion
After Kevin McLeod's body was found in Wick harbour, police ignored an instruction from the procurator fiscal to treat the case as a murder

Chris Marshall: The murder case police ignored – sinister or inept?

Opinion

Leader comment: Royal baby row proves social media has a purpose

Opinion

Leader comment: Statues should not be set in stone

Opinion

Ruth Davidson: How secrets about sexuality damage the economy

Opinion

Comment: Harnessing AI has big potential for smaller firms

Opinion 1
The Scottish Government hub in Berlin, which opened this week, aims to grow links between the two countries. Picture: Harald Helmlechner/Wikicommons

Scottish Government opens hub in Berlin to boost business links

Politics 9
James Shaw, right, gets a hug from Waffle House CEO Walt Ehmer during a press conference on the Waffle House shooting Sunday, April 22, 2018 in Nashville, Tenn. Shaw wrestled the gun from the suspect. (Wade Payne/The Tennessean via AP)

Martyn McLaughlin: The mass shooting ‘hero’ who rejected the accolade

Opinion
Police are still gathering evidence. Picture: Aaron Vincent Elkaim/The Canadian Press via AP

Toronto van attack suspect charged with 10 counts of murder

World

Dutch campaign for Scottish independence prepares for rally

Politics 161

Darren McGarvey: The cocksure knuckledraggers who still dismiss rap

Opinion 24

Nine dead and 16 injured in Toronto after van hits pedestrians

World 20

Costa Rica boss to Brendan Rodgers: Please play Cristian Gamboa for Celtic

Celtic

Online trolls abuse Games marathon winner for not helping Hawkins

News 15

Drinking gin and tonic could help reduce hay fever symptoms

Lifestyle 2

Drilling ship called to help search for Scots boys’ pirate ship

Odd

PETA ask Council for permission to place plaque ‘in memory of cows’ at slaughterhouse site

News 6

Here’s how you can get 25% more Tesco Clubcard points for the entire year

News 1
'Doric Boule', created in 2017 by Nick Ross, a graduate of Gray's School of Art in Aberdeen, featured a series of granite benches sourced from quarries all over the world installed in Marischal College's quad

Hillary Nicoll: Look Again... there is a lot more to Aberdeen than just grey granite

Opinion
Sydney Chasin, founder of lil'POP

Edward Cunningham: Unlocking Ambition programme a route for entrepreneurs 
to realise aspirations

Opinion
SCIAF WEE BOX Bishop William Nolan and Alistair Dutton with pupils from St Joseph's Academy Kilmarnock. Thursday 8th Feb 2018 Photo by Paul Mc Sherry SCIAF

Alistair Dutton: A WEE BOX makes a BIG difference for families in poverty

Opinion
Professor Cairns Aitken

Obituary: Prof Cairns Aitken, psychiatrist who played a major role in the creation of Edinburgh Royal Infirmary

Obituaries
Fergus Anckorn in 2008 (Picture: Julie Summers)

Obituary: Fergus Anckorn, ‘the Conjuror on the Kwai’ whose talent kept up morale and saved lives

Obituaries 1
Artist Mary Maclean

Obituary: Mary Maclean, artist, lecturer, Outside Architecture founding member

Obituaries
Popular TV presenter Dale Winton (Picture: David Giles/PA Wire)

Obituary: Dale Winton: Broadcaster and game show host

Obituaries

Joanna Lumley ‘terrified all men seen as bad’ after MeToo movement

Lifestyle

Security for royal wedding cost more than £6 million

News 29
MoneySavingExpert founder Martin Lewis has taken his battle against Facebook to the High Court

MoneySavingExpert’s Martin Lewis in legal fight against Facebook

Lifestyle 5
Katie Price, 39, had vowed to finish the London Marathon even if she had to crawl over the line, but did not make the end of today's race

Katie Price fires back after failing to finish London Marathon

News 2
Actor Verne Troyer, best known for his role as Mini-Me in the "Austin Powers" movies, has died. Picture: Getty

Verne Troyer, actor, dead at 49: Mike Myers leads tributes

Lifestyle 1
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