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Edinburgh lowers flags to half-mast in support of Manchester victims

Edinburgh
Monarda is a long standing campaign that aims to tackle doorstep crime. Picture: TSPL

Fraudsters swindle 80-year-old out of £30,000 of savings

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Manchester arena attack: 22 killed, 8-year-old among victims

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Firefighters battled hard throughout the night to keep the blaze at bay. Picture: Yona Mac Media/Iona Mcmurtrie

Sixty firefighters tackle hospital fire throughout night

City Centre

Manchester arena attack: Appeal over missing Barra girls

News

Family campaign to bring ‘critically-injured’ cyclist home

Our Region

Man charged over Leith Walk armed robbery

Crime

SNP will go for minority administration in Edinburgh

Politics
Local volunteers gathered to clean Dunbar Beach for the Barefoot Wine Beach Rescue Project.

Volunteers rid Dunbar beach of 40 kilos of ‘dangerous’ waste

Our Region

Helen Martin: Prisoners must not get special treatment

Helen Martin
Alan Dickso is head chef at No 10 Restaurant

Capital chef Alan has the recipe for success

News

Hibs legend Eric loses cancer battle

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Students Catriona MacLellan, Laurie Bowman, Louis Clark, Cirstyn Brown,and Jade Cofor with Napier University staff members Lindsay Morgan, Mary Ann Kennedy and Dr Ann Schwan

Young offenders seen through students’ lenses

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Edinburgh climber who scaled Everest relives “the hardest week of my life”

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Mark ODonnell takes up his new role at the end of July. Picture: Chris Watt

Mark takes over as Royal Blind chief

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Former teacher and sportsman Sandy Strang

News columnist Sandy Strang dies

News
Edinburgh  Olympic charity Runner Stuart Christie . Pic Ian Rutherford

Last run for Edinburgh marathon man Stuart Christie

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Lesley wins award for her three charities

News

Patrick backs the bowel movement

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Lady Sarah Haughey to get philanthropy gong

News 5

Ranger Laura wins top national award

News

Manchester arena attack: What we know so far

Crime
Flags fly half mast outside the Scottish Parliament and City Chambers in Edinburgh. Pic: Ian Georgeson

Edinburgh lowers flags to half-mast in support of Manchester victims

Edinburgh 7
Monarda is a long standing campaign that aims to tackle doorstep crime. Picture: TSPL

Fraudsters swindle 80-year-old out of £30,000 of savings

News 2
The incident took place on Monday May 15 at Cashino on Leith Walk.

Man charged over Leith Walk armed robbery

Crime

Teen assaulted and robbed in bus stop gang attack in Roseburn

Edinburgh 9

40-year-old stabbed in the stomach in quiet Edinburgh street

Edinburgh

Man exposed himself during ‘distressing’ incident in West Lothian

Crime 3

Tenth of sex offenders on police radar living in one city postcode

News

Manchester arena attack: armed police deployed at Hampden

Transport 4
Traffic in Corstorphine where the air quality continues to be of poor quality. Picture; Steven Scott Taylor

Capital business owners react to Low Emission Zone plans

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Taxi driver Ryan Walls who has taken pictures of people he has picked up in his taxi and is having an exhibition. Picture; Greg Macvean

Taxi driver’s snaps become centre of new exhibition

News 1
Arkleston Road in Paisley is the No 1 cycling accident hotspot. Picture: John Devlin

Revealed: Edinburgh blackspots for cycling accidents

Transport 22
ScotRail said it is already one of Britain's most punctual train operators. Picture: Jeff J Mitchell/Getty Images

Network Rail ‘stealth plan’ to make trains run on time

Transport 28
Keane Wallis-Bennett

Keane Wallis Bennett’s family to get Legal Aid, court told

Education
Digital tools can help improve educational attainment in our schools. Picture: Dan Phillips

Andrew Hall: Digital delivers in our classrooms

Opinion 1
Edinburgh College, Milton Road East Campus. Picture; Toby WIlliams

Edinburgh college students told to attend class despite strike

Edinburgh 2
Nicola Sturgeon has said changes are needed. Picture: Getty Images

Nicola Sturgeon says changes must be made to improve education

Education 20

Head quitting after 33 years hits out at education cuts

Edinburgh 32

Philanthropist leaves Napier university £750k to support classical music

Education 1

Swinney under attack over ‘shameful’ literacy report

Education 139

Teachers fear increased stress after exam change

Education
The Marchmont and Sciennes Development Trust must now submit two revised bids for the Sick Kids site.

Community bid for Edinburgh Sick Kids hospital at risk

Health 4
A report has warned just half a class of wine a day raises the risk of breat cancer.

Half a glass of wine a day ‘raises breast cancer risk’

Health 1
Half of all mental health problems in adulthood begin by the age of 14. Picture: John Devlin

Billy Watson: Our kids can’t wait any longer to get the help they need

Opinion 1
The Care Inspectorate raised a raft of concerns with Edinburgh's offering.

Care in crisis: Concerns raised over care home standards

Edinburgh 4

10,000 defibrillators ‘won’t work in emergency’

Health
The packaging will feature from Saturday.

Standardised packaging to be brought in for cigarettes

Edinburgh

Edinburgh care crisis: Workers bearing brunt of cuts

Edinburgh 5

Mum’s fear as tumour op may leave child blind

News

Edinburgh care crisis: Two year wait for specialist care package

News 7
No coalition deal has been struck at the City Chambers

Comment: Party politics not serving Edinburgh well

Opinion 2
Ian Murray will be fighting for every vote in Edinburgh South as he tries to retain the seat he won in 2010 and held in 2015. Picture: Scott Taylor

Kezia Dugdale: A vote for the Tories will hand power back to SNP

Opinion 5
Scotland seems to be a nation of amateur Indiana Joneses. Picture: AP

Susan Morrison: A pig in glaur with a hint of Harrison Ford

Opinion
The Omni Centre is part of TH Real Estate's stake in Edinburgh

Comment: Edinburgh’s future looks bright

Opinion

Helen Martin: Prisoners must not get special treatment

Opinion 1

Billy Watson: Our kids can’t wait any longer to get the help they need

Opinion 1

Comment: Closing music venues need not be end of Edinburgh scene

Opinion 1

Liam Rudden: Chilling nature of killer attraction

Entertainment
Shares plunged 90 per cent in 2008. Picture: Steve Parsons/PA Wire

RBS court case adjourned to allow settlement talks

News
Ian Murray will be fighting for every vote in Edinburgh South as he tries to retain the seat he won in 2010 and held in 2015. Picture: Scott Taylor

Kezia Dugdale: A vote for the Tories will hand power back to SNP

Opinion 5
Adam McVey says the city needs 'political leadership' Picture: TSPL

SNP will go for minority administration in Edinburgh

Politics 27

Nicola Sturgeon backs SNP candidate accused of nurse “smear”

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Colinton is a key part of the Edinburgh South West constituency, which could be a key battleground for next months election. Picture: contributed

Tories seeking Labour help to claim big SNP scalp in Edinburgh

Politics 32

Scottish Leaders Debate: clashes over indyref2 and SNP record

Politics 489
From left, Mona Al Dafan, Chadi Amri,  Yassine Alharaisi, Nazira Hijazi in Airdie this week. Picture: Martin Hunter

Syrian refugee thanks Scots for their generosity and kindness

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Labour in anti-independence manifesto pledge

Politics 7

Candidates call truce in Edinburgh to respect late Jo Cox

Politics 26

Theresa May: Saving UK will be ‘personal priority’

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ELECTION 2017 ROUND-UP: Polls predict ‘bluewash’ as Emily Thornberry turns airwaves blue

Politics 4
Edinburgh-born Freya Mavor's new romantic comedy Modern Life Is Rubbish will be launching at the festival.

The Scottish stars launching new work at Edinburgh's film festival

Entertainment
Greg Wells and Daniel Sylvester are launching the new Edinburgh Craft Beer Festival this weekend.

Biscuit-flavoured pints face crunch test at new craft beer festival

Entertainment
Shares plunged 90 per cent in 2008. Picture: Steve Parsons/PA Wire

RBS court case adjourned to allow settlement talks

News
The Competition & Markets Authority is looking into Standard Life's tie-up with Aberdeen Asset Management. Picture: Lisa Ferguson

Watchdog probes Standard Life-Aberdeen Asset deal

Business
St James Centre

More investment planned for Edinburgh after St James

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