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Scotland’s weather: Country braced for hottest day of the year so far

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

Education
Holyrood urged to back safe injecting rooms for drug users in Glasgow. Picture: JP

Holyrood urged to back safe drug injection room in Glasgow

Health

Assurances sought over Scotland’s military future

News

Tributes paid to ‘well-loved’ Dale Winton as TV star dies aged 62

Lifestyle

7,600 deported to Commonwealth nations on ‘charter flights’ since 2010

Lifestyle

Report reveals ‘extremely murky goings-on’ at NHS Highland

News

SNP Westminster leader in dark about meeting with controversial data firm

Politics
Karen and Murray Gray.

Petition for medicinal cannabis to be handed into Downing Street

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Martyn McLaughlin: A government incapable of shame or compassion is being forced to backpedal

Martyn McLaughlin
The president denies having any relationship with Stormy Daniels. Picture: AFP

Donald Trump retweets convicted Scottish forger in Stormy Daniels row

Politics 14
Drug consumption in Scotland remains substantial by European standards but hard facts on usage are scarce

What is the value of the illegal drugs market in Scotland?

News 7

Tweets on Salmond's programme "not from audience", Ofcom says

Politics 275

Assurances sought over Scotland’s military future

News 3

SNP Westminster leader in dark about meeting with controversial data firm

Politics 112
Raigmore Hospital is the largest hospital in the NHS Highland Health Board, located in Inverness. Picture: Getty Images

Report reveals ‘extremely murky goings-on’ at NHS Highland

News 8
The Scottish Government will take control of 11 new benefits

Freeman warns that DWP delays may hit benefits handover

Politics 16

Nicola Sturgeon says Brexit talks are close to ‘end game’

Politics 19

Holyrood urged to back safe drug injection room in Glasgow

Health 25

Russia considers banning Scotch whisky imports in diplomatic row

Politics 59

Bill Jamieson: Here’s how the world is leaving Scotland behind

Opinion 12
A partially sighted woman was verbally abused on an early morning train from Edinburgh

Partially-sighted woman verbally abused on train from Edinburgh

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ScotRail have launched an investigation. Picture: Getty

ScotRail probe claims driver was asleep as train reached Edinburgh

Transport 4
RMS St Helena took over the 1,500-mile link between the island and South Africa in 1990. Picture: St Helena Line

Aberdeen-built island lifeline steers new course against pirates

Transport 4

May Day weekend disruption for Scottish rail travellers

Transport

First bike safety feature of its kind to be installed on Leith Walk

News 4

Four Scots face court over abuse of England rugby coach Eddie Jones

News

Edinburgh -Glasgow trains delayed due to signalling fault

News

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

Education 68
State school education should be free for all (Picture: Getty)

Leader comment: The scandal of state school fees

Opinion 2
Professor Tom Baum

Graduates urged to see HR in a new light

Promoted content
Senior pupils on challenging Outward Bound courses can learn many 'soft' skills which will be of use in the world of work, while future employers can also help with active mentoring and even taking part

Bound to succeed – getting youngsters and employers outdoors together

Opinion
Football-playing robot who could teach the next generation some neat tricks

The robot teacher aimed at primary aged kids

Promoted content
New regime threatens to cut nursery places

Rates hike for private school nurseries ‘is discrimination’

Politics 12
Edinburgh College. Picture: Toby Williams

Scots colleges face £360m repair bill to lift campus standards

Politics 13

Teaching unions call for action as Edinburgh assault cases soar

News 3

Early age drinking in spotlight

Promoted content

‘Cannabis’ drop that treats glaucoma while you sleep developed

Health 1

‘Pupils should be given abortion information’, teachers’ hear

Education 12
Why do eagles keep disappearing in Scotland? (Picture: Ian McCarthy)

Leader comment: Why shooting estates should fear eagle disappearances

Opinion 6
A wind farm.

Report finds offshore wind turbines not as dangerous for seabirds as thought

Environment 5

Video: bid to rescue porpoise stranded in Firth of Forth

Tech 1

Police investigate after wildcat cameras stolen in Aberdeenshire

Environment 7

Dr Dave Parish: Big Farmland Bird Count can tell us a lot

Opinion 2

Vicki Swales: Farming policy a field to look at in climate change plans

Opinion 1

Alex Nairn: Looking forward to more baby buntings

Opinion
Drug consumption in Scotland remains substantial by European standards but hard facts on usage are scarce

What is the value of the illegal drugs market in Scotland?

News 7
Raigmore Hospital is the largest hospital in the NHS Highland Health Board, located in Inverness. Picture: Getty Images

Report reveals ‘extremely murky goings-on’ at NHS Highland

News 8
Holyrood urged to back safe injecting rooms for drug users in Glasgow. Picture: JP

Holyrood urged to back safe drug injection room in Glasgow

Health 25
Callum Hawkins was in gold medal position in the Commonwealth Games marathon when he collapsed twice (Picture: Getty)

Kevan Christie: Why we should stop running marathons

Opinion
Karen and Murray Gray.

Petition for medicinal cannabis to be handed into Downing Street

News 5
The new machine.

Liver machine to ‘transform’ organ donation

News
More support and flexibility is required to encourage women.

Top Scottish doctors ‘overwhelmingly’ male

News 5

Chris Marshall: Scotland’s drug-death crisis is overdue an intervention

Politics 7

Shona Robison defies calls to quit over NHS Tayside crisis

News 39

Mum gives birth at side of M8 after being turned away from RAH

News 12

MSP committee backs 50p minimum unit price for alcohol

News 6
Callum Hawkins was in gold medal position in the Commonwealth Games marathon when he collapsed twice (Picture: Getty)

Kevan Christie: Why we should stop running marathons

Opinion
Cliff Richard. Picture:  Kirsty O'Connor/PA Wire

BBC journalist insists he ‘reported facts’ on Cliff Richard story

UK
Work and Pensions Secretary Esther McVey was heckled by members of the public in a Holyrood committee meeting (Picture: PA)

Kenny MacAskill: The Nasty Party is back

Opinion 5
Tedroy Newell sits with an ultra-realistic humanoid robot version of himself. Picture: NOW TV

Watch: AI robot unleashed on pub locals to help launch TV series

Tech

Former solicitor who masterminded Rangers EBT scheme facing bankruptcy

Rangers

Queen left heartbroken by death of her last corgi, Willow

UK 2

Vicki Swales: Farming policy a field to look at in climate change plans

Opinion 1

Alex Nairn: Looking forward to more baby buntings

Opinion
Jim Duffy: 'Generation Y are not buying into the housing market.' Picture: Ian Howarth

Jim Duffy comment: Millennials not starstruck by home ownership

Opinion 2
Most of the deaths are linked to opiates, such as heroin. Picture: Scott Louden

Chris Marshall: Scotland’s drug-death crisis is overdue an intervention

Politics 7
A police officer holds a riot control weapon during a demonstration in support of the Notre-Dame-des-Landes anti-airport camp in Nantes, western France (AFP/Getty)

Oliver Davis: France could be heading for repeat of 1968 civil unrest

Opinion
Shoppers take to Glasgow's Buchanan Street, but Scotland's retail sector is one of several poor performers (Picture: John Devlin)

Bill Jamieson: Here’s how the world is leaving Scotland behind

Opinion 12
Callum Hawkins was in gold medal position in the Commonwealth Games marathon when he collapsed twice (Picture: Getty)

Kevan Christie: Why we should stop running marathons

Opinion
State school education should be free for all (Picture: Getty)

Leader comment: The scandal of state school fees

Opinion 2
Why do eagles keep disappearing in Scotland? (Picture: Ian McCarthy)

Leader comment: Why shooting estates should fear eagle disappearances

Opinion 6

Richard Williams and Bob Keiller: We need to work together to deliver inclusive, innovation-led growth in Scotland

Opinion

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

Opinion

Kenny MacAskill: The Nasty Party is back

Opinion 5

Gary Donaldson: Inhibitions and insolvencies can lead to deeds disasters

Opinion 3
The president denies having any relationship with Stormy Daniels. Picture: AFP

Donald Trump retweets convicted Scottish forger in Stormy Daniels row

Politics 14

Tweets on Salmond's programme "not from audience", Ofcom says

Politics 275

Russia considers banning Scotch whisky imports in diplomatic row

Politics 59
Ross Thomson, MP for Aberdeen South, who has been accused of "trivialising" the dictatorship of Saddam Hussein. Picture: Conservative Party/PA

Scots Tory MP accused of ‘trivialising’ dictatorship of Saddam Hussein

News 37

Former US First Lady Barbara Bush dies at 92

World

Andrew Hammond: Post-Brexit UK needs India’s cash – but issues with Modi still remain

Opinion 5

Passenger dies after engine ‘explodes’ on flight

World

Alex Salmond questions Assad involvement in chemical weapons attack

Politics 596

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

News 2

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

News
Lionel Richie shows his support for St Johnstone. Picture: Contributed

Lionel Richie shows support for St Johnstone ahead of Perth gig

St Johnstone 2
The fire broke out in the early hours of the morning. Picture: contributed

Clubbers in ‘jockstraps’ and ‘harnesses’ forced to evacuate nightclub

News 2
Professor Richard A. Williams, Principal of Heriot-Watt University

Richard Williams and Bob Keiller: We need to work together to deliver inclusive, innovation-led growth in Scotland

Opinion
Sydney Chasin, founder of lil'POP

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

Opinion
Gary Donaldson is Head of Product at Mllar & Bryce

Gary Donaldson: Inhibitions and insolvencies can lead to deeds disasters

Opinion 3
Former US first lady Barbara Bush has died at the age of 92. Picture: AP

Obituary: Barbara Bush, former First Lady, wife of one president, mother of another, literacy campaigner

Obituaries
Leonella Longmore

Obituary: Leonella Longmore, teacher, local historian and author proud of dual heritage as an Italo-Scot

Obituaries

Tributes paid to ‘well-loved’ Dale Winton as TV star dies aged 62

Lifestyle
Julian Assange. Picture: Justin Tallis/AFP/Getty

Julian Assange subjected to torture, claims friend Pamela Anderson

Celebrity 24
Lionel Richie shows his support for St Johnstone. Picture: Contributed

Lionel Richie shows support for St Johnstone ahead of Perth gig

St Johnstone 2

Jeremy Clarkson urges Scots to forget about independence

News 861

Ant McPartlin due in court over ‘drink-driving collision’

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