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Scotland's weather: “Shock” cold snap on the way

News
Edinburgh has been encouraged to embrace hen and stag parties.

Capital urged to embrace stag and hen do culture

Edinburgh
Alex Salmond and Nicola Sturgeon. Picture: Andrew Milligan/PA Wire

Poll shows no rise in support for Scottish independence

Politics
James Levis with Anarkali, 3 at the Leith Litter Pick. Picture: Toby Williams.

Leith litter pickers find stolen motorbike

News

Rubbish row spills over into election

Edinburgh

School pupils get chance of seat at Barack Obama dinner

Politics

Hibs striker Jamie Insall fails drugs test

Crime

Changes to help rape victims introduced

Politics
The 10 mile event makes its way through the Meadows, Edinburgh. Picture Toby Williams.

Thousands take part in Great Edinburgh Run

Edinburgh

Brian Monteith: Time for Nicola to wind in her brass neck

Sally Lloyd, Scottish PA of the Year

PAs play a vital role says winner Sally

News

Hearts owner Ann Budge auctions stay on her yacht to fund Tynecastle redevelopment

Hearts 83
Margot Forrest competes in London on Sunday

Margot has got her diabetes on the run

News 1
Jack Dunn, 6, is a primary two pupil at Edinburgh Academy. Picture: contributed

Jack ,6, is youngest player to get hole-in-one at Bruntsfield

Bruntsfield 2
The stars of this year's Easter Passion Play at Princes Street Gardens include window cleaning brothers Kevin, left, and Sean Edie. Picture: Lisa Ferguson

GP and window cleaners take starring roles in Passion Play

Entertainment
Aylee and Rianna feature in new NHS advert

Aylee’s keeping us in the best of health

News

Campaign launched to salute Edinburgh’s greatest women

Edinburgh 14

Sir Arnold Clark, billionaire car tycoon, dies aged 89

News 15

World authority on pollution retires

News 1

One For Arthur owner ‘can’t believe’ he won Grand National

Our Region

Deaf-blind man is hauled off Easyjet flight over ‘safety fears’

News 18
Justice Secretary Michael Matheson has praised new laws aimed at tackling prejudice faced by rape victims.

Changes to help rape victims introduced

Politics
Allan Bryant and partner Marie who are searching for Allan Bryant Jnr who disappeared from Styx Nightclub in Glenrothes in 2013.

Bereaved family’s holiday gift to parents of missing man

Crime
Jamie Insall. Picture: JP resell.

Hibs striker Jamie Insall fails drugs test

Crime 17
Edinburgh Sheriff Court.

Bogus workman jailed for defrauding elderly homeowners

Edinburgh 11

Life sentence for Bonnyrigg man who slit victim’s throat

Edinburgh

Three men sentenced following assault and store robbery

Edinburgh

Bogus workman warning issued in Musselburgh

Edinburgh

Drug-drive limits and new tests to be introduced in Scotland

Transport 59
Drug-driving limits were introduced in England in 2015. Picture: John Giles

Drug-drive limits and new tests to be introduced in Scotland

Transport 59

Evening News joins launch of new fire engines in Edinburgh

Edinburgh
The reusable mug had not been risk assessed.

Train passenger’s reusable mug refused over ‘risk assessment’

Edinburgh 13
Budget airline Norwegian could help further cut average fares to New York with the launch of flights from Edinburgh in June.

Scots fliers have enjoyed 13% air fares cut in the last year

Transport 8
Dalmeny Station has been renamed for one day only. Picture; Jane Barlow.

Dalmeny Station renamed for World Heritage Day

Edinburgh 4
A Virgin Trains East Coast train. Picture: Chris Watt

Virgin Trains will run full east coast service despite RMT strike

Transport 3

Biker killed in fatal crash named

Edinburgh

Zero tolerance demand by Tories over drug-driving

News 4
Katherine McMahon realised she had to exercise to be healthy. Picture: Neil Hanna

‘Fat’ feminist jogger defies PE class persecutors

Health 7
Heriot Watt has signed a multi-million poud deal with oil giant Total (PIC: ROB MCDOUGALL)

Heriot-Watt signs £2.5m research deal with oil giant Total

Edinburgh 2
Miss McGregor with her P3 class

Primary pupils set boat alight in tribute to Viking festival

Edinburgh
Malala Yousafzai (centre) with Kainat Riaz (left) and Shazia Ramzan, pictured in 2013. Picture: Jane Barlow

Malala Yousafzai friends set to attend Edinburgh University

Edinburgh 6

Edinburgh science festival looks forward to 30th birthday

News 3

Vandals cause £18,000 of damage to two primary schools

Education

Checks at 70 schools after city crisis uncover similar defects

Education 4

Keane Wallis-Bennett’s family ‘don’t need to be represented at FAI’ court hears

Edinburgh
Fears have been raised over bed blocking in Edinburgh hospitals. Picture; Greg Macvean

Fears over bed blocking as delayed discharges double

Edinburgh
The Hemp Eyewear brand has five styles, which can be fitted with prescription lenses. The hemp frames are formed in a compression moulding process then coated in eco-friendly resin.

High hopes for sunglasses made from cannabis plants

News 6
Katherine McMahon realised she had to exercise to be healthy. Picture: Neil Hanna

‘Fat’ feminist jogger defies PE class persecutors

Health 7
Inverleith Medical Centre, Inverleith Row.

 Picture:
 Neil Hanna

Petition to save Inverleith GP surgery launched

News
Liberton Hospital is being wound down. Picture: Lisa Ferguson

Liberton Hospital reduces available beds to the elderly

Health 13
Conservatives say Scotland is lagging behind the rest of the UK.

Zero tolerance demand by Tories over drug-driving

News 4

Cash from Sick Kids sale will go to government - not NHS

Health 5

Delight as Maggie’s appeal smashes £1m mark

Edinburgh 3

Richard Wilson wants to trace doctor ‘who saved his life’

Edinburgh
The Skelf Bike Park opened on March 31. Picture: Scott Louden

Fiona Henderson: Patronising the locals ends in tears

Opinion
Greens aim to boost recycling in the Capital. Picture: Ian Georgeson

Melanie Main: Green City Deal addresses real needs of the Capital

Opinion
Substituting artificial sweeteners for sugar in fizzy drinks is not necessarily a good thing

Helen Martin: Food for thought in battle for our health

Opinion
An artist's impression of the possible regeneration of Granton Harbour. Picture: contributed

Comment: Is marina plan a new dawn for Granton?

Opinion 6

Fiona Duff: Proud to be a woman of straw

Opinion

Hayley Matthews: I’ve gone from ninja mum to worst mum in the world

Opinion 1

Brian Monteith: Time for Nicola to wind in her brass neck

Opinion 18
First Minister Nicola Sturgeon, who has said that Tory "hard-liners" want to "take over the country" by winning more power in the general election. Picture: Jane Barlow/PA Wire

Nicola Sturgeon rules out coalitions after council elections

News 13
Alex Salmond and Nicola Sturgeon. Picture: Andrew Milligan/PA Wire

Poll shows no rise in support for Scottish independence

Politics 138
Greens aim to boost recycling in the Capital. Picture: Ian Georgeson

Melanie Main: Green City Deal addresses real needs of the Capital

Opinion
Obama will visit Scotland next month.

School pupils get chance of seat at Barack Obama dinner

Politics 11
Justice Secretary Michael Matheson has praised new laws aimed at tackling prejudice faced by rape victims.

Changes to help rape victims introduced

Politics

Third of Scots voters ‘will vote Tory in General Election’

News 660

Thousands take to Edinburgh streets on March for Science

News 15

Ruth Davidson puts indyref2 opposition at heart of campaign

Politics 223

Christine Jardine favourite to fight for Edinburgh West seat

Politics 29
The Japanese Garden at Cowden in 1909. PIC: Contributed.

Historic Japanese garden to open for first time in 60 years

News
Lutz Leichsenring, a nightlife champion in Berlin, spoke at the Music Is Audible workshop at the Usher Hall in Edinburgh. Picture: Andrew O'Brien

Edinburgh mulls first ‘night mayor’ idea to save music scene

Entertainment 7
Cllr Andrew Burns expects the deal to go through this summer. Picture; Ian Georgeson

Edinburgh’s City Deal set for summer signing

Politics 8