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The Midge: Pipsqueak, rat, guttersnipe, liar - what can't you say in parliament?

The Midge: Pipsqueak, rat, guttersnipe, liar - what can't you say in parliament?

Eureka: Scots scientists played key role in detection of gravitational waves predicted by Einstein

Eureka: Scots scientists played key role in detection of gravitational waves predicted by Einstein

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Minecraft entrepreneur Chris shares expertise in Glasgow

Commercial Feature Minecraft entrepreneur Chris shares expertise in Glasgow

Fraudster targeted grieving family of Glasgow councillor George Ryan two weeks after his death

Fraudster targeted grieving family of Glasgow councillor George Ryan two weeks after his death

He's a very naughty boy: Monty Python's Terry Gilliam postpones Edinburgh art launch after paperwork fail

He's a very naughty boy: Monty Python's Terry Gilliam postpones Edinburgh art launch after paperwork fail

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Scots scientist who played vital role in gravitational waves discovery 'suffering from dementia'

Scots scientist who played vital role in gravitational waves discovery 'suffering from dementia'

Security industry gangsters face squeeze after Holyrood elections

Security industry gangsters face squeeze after Holyrood elections

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University rethinks suspension of counselling courses after campus campaign

University rethinks suspension of counselling courses after campus campaign

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One nursery teacher for every 84 Scottish children

One nursery teacher for every 84 Scottish children

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Deal or no deal? What are the chances of securing agreement on Holyrood's new powers?

Deal or no deal? What are the chances of securing agreement on Holyrood's new powers?

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Charity: prison suicides cost taxpayer up to £300m a year

Charity: prison suicides cost taxpayer up to £300m a year

Nephew of longest-surviving heart transplant patient pays tribute after uncle's death

Nephew of longest-surviving heart transplant patient pays tribute after uncle's death

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Kids' Company founder denies 'mesmerising' David Cameron

Kids' Company founder denies 'mesmerising' David Cameron

Abuse inquiry leaves some child abuse victims 'second class' campaigners claim

Abuse inquiry leaves some child abuse victims 'second class' campaigners claim

'82% of tourism firms' want UK to remain in EU

'82% of tourism firms' want UK to remain in EU

As Syria ceasefire calls fail refugees will continue to come

Cameron's "generous" £4.5bn compensation offer to break fiscal deadlock rebuffed by Sturgeon

Cameron's "generous" £4.5bn compensation offer to break fiscal deadlock rebuffed by Sturgeon

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Scots council agrees to fly Irish Tricolour for Easter 1916 anniversary amid fears of backlash

Scots council agrees to fly Irish Tricolour for Easter 1916 anniversary amid fears of backlash

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Life expectancy in Scotland lagging behind Western Europe, report finds

Life expectancy in Scotland lagging behind Western Europe, report finds

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Labour's Neil Findlay issues half-hearted retraction after calling Sturgeon a "liar" over tax

Labour's Neil Findlay issues half-hearted retraction after calling Sturgeon a "liar" over tax

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Gravity waves 'captured on earth 100 years after Einstein's prediction'

Gravity waves 'captured on earth 100 years after Einstein's prediction'

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A week is a long time in politics: PM begins his final push on EU reform with keynote speech in Germany

A week is a long time in politics: PM begins his final push on EU reform with keynote speech in Germany

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Bin lorry private prosecution plans to go before three judges

Bin lorry private prosecution plans to go before three judges

Scottish politicians on Twitter: sometimes safe, sometimes silly, rarely strident

Scottish politicians on Twitter: sometimes safe, sometimes silly, rarely strident

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Scots warned to prepare for snow as Met Office issues severe weather warnings

Scots warned to prepare for snow as Met Office issues severe weather warnings

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Health secretary urged to act quickly after interim boss of troubled NHS 24 quits

Health secretary urged to act quickly after interim boss of troubled NHS 24 quits

Whisky tastes better in good company

Commercial Feature Whisky tastes better in good company

Income tax in Scotland to remain in line with rest of UK after vote

Income tax in Scotland to remain in line with rest of UK after vote

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Police release first image of 21-year-old who died in Kilmarnock

Police release first image of 21-year-old who died in Kilmarnock

Deadline to secure a deal on Holyrood's new tax powers pushed back

Deadline to secure a deal on Holyrood's new tax powers pushed back

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Closure of Scotland's only women's prison to begin this summer

Closure of Scotland's only women's prison to begin this summer

George Osborne's psychiatrist brother struck off over affair with patient

George Osborne's psychiatrist brother struck off over affair with patient

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Critics slam Edinburgh airport over 'disingenuous' flightpath report

Critics slam Edinburgh airport over 'disingenuous' flightpath report

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New chief executive quits NHS 24 six months after being appointed

New chief executive quits NHS 24 six months after being appointed

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Death toll in German train crash rises to 11

Death toll in German train crash rises to 11

Evel is working, insists Chris Grayling

Evel is working, insists Chris Grayling

Johnston Press 'in advanced talks to buy national daily newspaper i'

Johnston Press 'in advanced talks to buy national daily newspaper i'

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Sturgeon urged to step in amid claims SNP race row councillor is 'victim of smear campaign'

Sturgeon urged to step in amid claims SNP race row councillor is 'victim of smear campaign'

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Steel workers and bosses to march in plea for action to save jobs

Steel workers and bosses to march in plea for action to save jobs

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Chemical pollution of oceans may contribute to whales stranding

Chemical pollution of oceans may contribute to whales stranding

Duke of Cambridge attends funeral of Henry Worsley

Duke of Cambridge attends funeral of Henry Worsley

Sunderland terminate Adam Johnson's contract following guilty plea

Sunderland terminate Adam Johnson's contract following guilty plea

Deepcut 'chaotic' as trainees left to take illegal drugs and drink, inquest told

Deepcut 'chaotic' as trainees left to take illegal drugs and drink, inquest told

Treasury insists its tax powers offer is "logical and fair" but MPs back SNP government's stance

Treasury insists its tax powers offer is "logical and fair" but MPs back SNP government's stance

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Stephen Hawking: Gravity waves discovery could "revolutionise astronomy"

Stephen Hawking: Gravity waves discovery could "revolutionise astronomy"

E-cigarette vapour 'as damaging for babies' brain development as tobacco smoke'

E-cigarette vapour 'as damaging for babies' brain development as tobacco smoke'

Up to 800 jobs facing axe as first council budgets set since controversial cash deal

Up to 800 jobs facing axe as first council budgets set since controversial cash deal

Scottish offshore tax avoidance firms registered at Government building

Scottish offshore tax avoidance firms registered at Government building

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NHS bosses cited in letter 'don't back imposition of junior doctor contracts'

NHS bosses cited in letter 'don't back imposition of junior doctor contracts'

Police appeal for help in bid to find relatives of deceased Glasgow man

Police appeal for help in bid to find relatives of deceased Glasgow man

Man arrested following hit-and-run involving father and six-year-old son

Man arrested following hit-and-run involving father and six-year-old son

Met Police chief has contract extended for a year

Met Police chief has contract extended for a year

Action plan to be drafted over public health challenges following "lack of cohesion" warning

Action plan to be drafted over public health challenges following "lack of cohesion" warning

New legislation on cremations will 'ensure baby ashes scandal will never be repeated'

New legislation on cremations will 'ensure baby ashes scandal will never be repeated'

Hint ministers could water down opposition party funding cuts

Hint ministers could water down opposition party funding cuts

Iraqi civilians win Supreme Court challenge to pursue damages against British forces personnel

Iraqi civilians win Supreme Court challenge to pursue damages against British forces personnel

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Police arrest four over £175,000 drugs seize

Police arrest four over £175,000 drugs seize

John Leslie loses appeal over blocked phone-hacking damages claim

John Leslie loses appeal over blocked phone-hacking damages claim

Hundreds take to Jedburgh streets to face off in ancient hand ba' contest

Hundreds take to Jedburgh streets to face off in ancient hand ba' contest

The Midge: Google boss turns to Scotch in defence of tax bill, and when Alex met Moira ...

The Midge: Google boss turns to Scotch in defence of tax bill, and when Alex met Moira ...

Britain's EU negotiations remain "fragile," Donald Tusk says

Britain's EU negotiations remain "fragile," Donald Tusk says

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Teenager arrested  over alleged online abuse towards Celtic's Leigh Griffiths' children

Teenager arrested over alleged online abuse towards Celtic's Leigh Griffiths' children

Owners of Paris concert hall where 89 people were killed aim to re-open this year

Owners of Paris concert hall where 89 people were killed aim to re-open this year

Hospital link amazes Nigerian minister after 3,700-mile move to Scotland

Hospital link amazes Nigerian minister after 3,700-mile move to Scotland

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University department left red-faced after sending insulting tweet to Jim Murphy

University department left red-faced after sending insulting tweet to Jim Murphy

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Sainsbury's becomes first supermarket in UK to end multi-buy deals

Sainsbury's becomes first supermarket in UK to end multi-buy deals

Seoul: Kim Jong Un has military chief executed

Seoul: Kim Jong Un has military chief executed

Victims to continue to press for widened inquiry into childhood abuse

Victims to continue to press for widened inquiry into childhood abuse

Scottish university principals top in the UK for travel and hotel expenses

Scottish university principals top in the UK for travel and hotel expenses

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New IS video shows 'British boy blowing up prisoners'

New IS video shows 'British boy blowing up prisoners'

Police issue further call for help in tracing missing Avril Vint

Rangers say sorry to fans over match date switch to avoid clash with Celtic game

Rangers say sorry to fans over match date switch to avoid clash with Celtic game

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