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Kevin Buckle: There is no Creative Scotland conspiracy over music funding

It's important to consider the financial impact on your children if you died. Picture: Getty

Martin Lewis: A matter of life insurance and death

Scotland train ahead of the rugby match against England (Picture: Getty)

Leader comment: Underdogs Scotland can win the Calcutta Cup

Chef Mark Greenaway is having to introduce a deposit scheme for bookings because diners have been failing to show up

Leader comment: A lesson in keeping your word

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Stephen Jardine: KFC’s chicken was even turned down by a charity

Opinion 1

Jane Bradley: How dads can make a more equal world for their daughters


Ross Douthat: Americans, not Russians, put Trump in White House

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Alastair Dalton: Delayed new trains spell more pain before gain

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Letter: Scrapping bad behaviour act is bad for the game

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Derek Mackay delivers his Scottish budget. Picture: PA

Letter: tax concession to lower paid is "patronising and derisory"

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The head of George Heriot's school (pictured) has responded to comments made by Lord George Foulkes. Picture: Creative Commons

George Heriot’s head teacher: Foulkes is wrong, our school helps needy

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Russell Brand's new book, Recovery: Freedom From Our Addictions is out now.   Bryan Derballa/The New York Times

Interview: Russell Brand


Nathan Berrie: In this Year of Young People, let’s get them into the great outdoors

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Dr Peter Wilkie doing fieldwork in a Malaysian rainforest

Dr Peter Wilkie: Botanic Garden fighting to save the rainforest from the scorched earth of human activity

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The shortlisted finalists ' from a range of businesses large and small ' are all hoping to get their hands on a Knowledge Exchange Awards trophy

Laura Goodfellow: A celebration of partnerships between industry and academia

Dr Robert Hairstans, Associate Professor in Edinburgh Napier University's School of Engineering and the Built Environment

Dr Robert Hairstans: We’re building something new for construction by working together