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BBC documentary celebrates 200 years of The Scotsman

News
BTs new system aims to block millions of nuisance calls every week.

BT “declares war” on nuisance calls

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Minister for Public Health and Sport Aileen Campbell.

Projects given a sporting chance

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Applications for council vacancies are on the up.

Surge in applications for local authority roles

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Review of health and care public holiday services

News

New platform makes it easy to buy local

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Physics businesses bring in over £15 bn to the Scottish economy

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Scots spend £121 a month on broken New Year resolutions

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Royal Voluntary Service has revealed over 432,000 people in Scotland aged 55 and over plan to volunteer in 2017.

Older people to boost workforce in 2017

News

Scots can beat the blues with simple steps

Health

Call for public ownership of Scotland’s trains

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Picture: Greg Macvean

Public consultation on future rail services launched

Transport

Fuel prices fall as big four supermarkets make 3p cuts

Transport

Protest day over train services

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Stagecoach Buchan Express

Stagecoach North Scotland extends free travel for children

Transport

Police warn public to remain vigilant following attempted telephone scam

Crime

Code of practice for police ‘stop and search’ powers.

Crime
Police in the North East have made a plea to motorists not to drive while under the influence of alcohol

Plea to motorists not to drink and drive

Crime
Warren Gillespie appeared at Edinburgh High Court.

Man sentenced for raping 12 years-old girl

Crime

Undergraduate application deadline is looming

Education
UNISON is considering its next move in the dispute over college support staff's pay.

Union considering action in college pay dispute

Education
Unison has suspended its strike action which was planned for this week.

Strike action suspended in colleges pay row

Education
Pupils are being advised not to panic if they do not attain the grades they had hoped for.

Pupils advised not to panic and consider all options

Education

NMA: Section 40 Would Cost Press Industry £100 Million a Year

Business

Employers’ bizarre excuses for underpaying staff

Business
Aldi will increase its its minimum wage to �8.53 an hour from next month.

UK’s ‘highest-paying supermarket’ to create 4000 jobs

Business

Post Office advice to customers over strike action

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Culture Secretary Fiona Hyslop.

Press freedom in Scotland “at risk” from UK Government proposals

Politics 2

Universal basic income scheme set to trial

Politics
First Minister's Christmas party.

First Minister’s Christmas message

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Cllr Martin Ford says a Council Tax increase is necessary next year.

Council Tax rise 'necessary' says DIGG

Politics
Gales are expected to batter most of Scotland from Wednesday

Blizzards set to bring travel disruption across Scotland

News

Arctic blast set to bring snow and bitterly cold temperatures to Scotland

Environment

Foreign trees more a threat than grazing

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Scots can beat the blues with simple steps

Health
Tips on beating the winter blues are available from the NHS online.

Help to beat the winter blues

Health
Entries from statutory records have been released onto ScotlandsPeople - the family history website operated by the National Records of Scotland.

Latest birth, death and marriage records released

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Exercise your way to a healthy new you this New Year

Health 1
Could you be heading to the land of nod?

What’s your sleep scenario?

Health