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Stella McCartney teams up with Beano and Dandy for new fashion range

Lifestyle
Social Security Minister Jeane Freeman. Picture: John Devlin

Scots welfare approach to be ‘different’ as MSPs pass new benefits system

Politics

Row over SNP’s link to Cambridge Analytica escalates

Politics

What happens if Holyrood and Westminster cannot strike a Brexit bill deal?

General Election

Macron urges Trump to reject nationalism and politics of hate

Politics

MSPs back 50p minimum unit price for alcohol

News

Amber Rudd ‘regrets’ failing to see scope of Windrush scandal sooner

Politics

Scotland in Union vice-chairman met Cambridge Analytica

Politics

Paris Gourtsoyannis: Scottish MPs being sidelined by their own parties

Paris Gourtsoyannis

Scotland in Union vice-chairman met Cambridge Analytica

Politics 81
President Mutharika is welcomed by external affairs secretary Fiona Hyslop at the City Chambers in Edinburgh. Picture: Lisa Ferguson

President of Malawi given Capital welcome in Edinburgh

Politics 14

WhatsApp sets minimum age limit in the EU

News

Macron urges Trump to reject nationalism and politics of hate

Politics 11
Social Security Minister Jeane Freeman. Picture: John Devlin

Scots welfare approach to be ‘different’ as MSPs pass new benefits system

Politics 407

MSPs back 50p minimum unit price for alcohol

News 19

Amber Rudd ‘regrets’ failing to see scope of Windrush scandal sooner

Politics 3

Headteachers face `bureaucratic nightmare’ over attainment cash

Politics 3
MV Hrossey, one of the three ferries to be bought by the Scottish Government. Picture: NorthLink

Northern Isles ferries to be bought by ministers as contract extended

Transport
The Scottish Government is reviewing its free bus travel scheme. Picture: Donald Stirling

Ministers warned not to curb 'lifeline' free bus travel scheme

Transport 7

West End residents living in fear of ‘law-breaking’ cyclists on pavements

News 11

‘Boris Bikes’ operator set to run Edinburgh cycle hire scheme

Transport 11

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

New ScotRail trains to ease crush on Edinburgh-Glasgow line

Transport 101

Black close to becoming Britain’s favourite car colour

Transport 4
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 39
Peter Walsh has been struck off. Picture; Deadline

Teacher who ‘gave pupils cigarettes’ and ‘boasted about sex and drugs use’ struck off

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

News 1
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 54

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

Education 49

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
The baby cub. Picture: SSPCA

Adorable fox cub rescued by workmen being cared for by SSPCA

News 5
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 1
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 1

Scottish island seeks investors for first wind power scheme

Tech 12

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

MSPs back 50p minimum unit price for alcohol

News 19
A lawyer representing Alfie's mum Kate said the 23-month-old is "struggling". Picture: Alfies Army Official/PA Wire

Alfie Evans’ parents lose last-ditch bid to move to son to foreign hospital

UK
Alfie Evans.  (Alfies Army Official via AP)

Alfie Evans’ parents in final legal appeal

UK 6
Runners at the London Marathon

Study finds running makes people happier

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

Fewer patients reporting positive GP experiences, says survey

Politics 31
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 9

Brother of dead Scots marathon runner issues safety warning

UK 6

High caffeine levels in womb linked to overweight children

News 2

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

Health

Masterchef star dies after collapsing during London Marathon

UK 8
A humanoid robot named 'Valkyrie' designed by NASA. Picture: AFP/Mark Ralston

New tech jobs could include ‘robotic rights advocate’

Tech 1

Ant McPartlin ‘won’t be back till next year’ - Stephen Mulhern

UK
A lawyer representing Alfie's mum Kate said the 23-month-old is "struggling". Picture: Alfies Army Official/PA Wire

Alfie Evans’ parents lose last-ditch bid to move to son to foreign hospital

UK

Alfie Evans’ parents in final legal appeal

UK 6

Ayesha Hazarika: Institutional racism is alive and well in UK

Opinion 102

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

Opinion 1

Leader comment: Statues should not be set in stone

Opinion 3
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
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 2
'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 4
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 102
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 1

Leader comment: Statues should not be set in stone

Opinion 3

Ruth Davidson: How secrets about sexuality damage the economy

Opinion 242

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

Opinion

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

Opinion
President Mutharika is welcomed by external affairs secretary Fiona Hyslop at the City Chambers in Edinburgh. Picture: Lisa Ferguson

President of Malawi given Capital welcome in Edinburgh

Politics 14

Scots arrested as website blamed for millions of cyber attacks

Tech 1

Calexit: California independence bid to emulate Scottish Yes campaign

World
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 35

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

Opinion 2

Toronto van attack suspect charged with 10 counts of murder

World

Darren McGarvey: The cocksure knuckledraggers who still dismiss rap

Opinion 36

Nine dead and 16 injured in Toronto after van hits pedestrians

World 21

Drinking gin and tonic could help reduce hay fever symptoms

Lifestyle 3

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 4
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
Gavin Verden- Anderson

Obituary: Gavin Verden-Anderson, award-winning underwater photographer and photojournalist

Obituaries
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

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

Lifestyle 1

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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