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Bring Scotland's railways back into public ownership, unions demand

Scotland's railways should be brought back into public ownership "lock stock and barrel", unions leaders have demanded.

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Search to resume on Sunday for 18-year-old who fell off cliff

A major multi-agency search operation will resume on Sunday following reports an 18-year-old man had fallen off a cliff.

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Sadiq Khan tones down criticism of nationalism in speech against division

London mayor Sadiq Khan has attempted to calm the row sparked by his claim there is "no difference" between nationalism and racism.

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Police treating death of man found in house as 'unexplained'

A man's body has been found at a house in Renfrewshire.

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Affordability of homes in cities at worst level since 2009, report finds

Buying a house has become less affordable in Scotland's cities, according to a new report.

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Labour launches website for opponents to second Scottish independence referendum

A new website for people to pledge their opposition to a possible second Scottish independence referendum has been launched by Labour.

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Flower campaign urges women not to ignore smear test invite from GP

A giant wall of flowers has decorated the centre of Glasgow to highlight a new drive encouraging women to go for their smear test.

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Labour's deputy leader brands coalition with the SNP an 'electoral dead end'

A coalition with the SNP at Westminster is an "electoral dead end", Labour's deputy leader Tom Watson has said.

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Make Scottish football stadiums breastfeeding-friendly, says MP

An MP is campaigning for all football clubs in Scotland to declare their stadiums breastfeeding-friendly.

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Police launch probe into suspicious sudden death

An investigation into the sudden death of a man in Perth is now being treated as suspicious, police say.

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Trunk roads maintenance budget handed £34m increase

The maintenance budget for Scotland's trunk roads is being handed a funding boost of more than £30 million.

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Gang steals 'significant' amount of cash after break-in at elderly couple's home

A gang has stolen a "significant" sum of cash after breaking into an elderly couple's home.

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Ministers to examine report on game bird hunting regulations

Many other European countries have more regulation of game bird hunting than Scotland, a report has found.

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Kezia Dugdale's plan for more federal UK backed at Scottish Labour conference

Scottish Labour members have backed leader Kezia Dugdale's vision for a more federal UK at the party's conference in Perth.

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Man, 23, charged over death of Aberdeenshire pensioner Brian McKandie

A man has been charged in connection with the death of a pensioner in Aberdeenshire almost a year ago.

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Advocate General for Scotland Lord Keen charged with firearms offence

The UK Government's most senior adviser on Scots law has been charged with a firearms offence.

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June trial date for men accused of attempting to murder police officers

Two men accused of attempting to murder two police officers by knocking them over are to stand trial in June.

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Tributes paid at memorial service for former Labour MP Tam Dalyell

Friends and former colleagues have remembered the life of politician Tam Dalyell, the former Labour MP who coined the West Lothian question.

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RBS cost-cutting drive expected to result in job cuts after £7bn annual loss

Royal Bank of Scotland (RBS) has reported a £7 billion annual loss and announced a major cost-cutting drive expected to result in large-scale job losses.

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£1.7bn investment for military bases announced

Scottish military bases are to be upgraded in a £1.7 billion investment programme, the UK Defence Secretary has announced.

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