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Teenage girls charged after man attacked in Paisley

Two teenage girls have been charged with attempted murder after a man was found seriously injured in Paisley.

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Government defeated as Labour urges ministers to call-in hospital changes

The minority Scottish Government has suffered a parliamentary defeat after opposition parties united behind Labour calls to protect local NHS services.

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Nicola Sturgeon hails 'fantastic day' for steel industry as Dalzell site reopens

First Minister Nicola Sturgeon has formally reopened Scotland's last major steelworks.

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Mark Carney warns of challenging conditions still facing North Sea oil industry

Scotland's North Sea oil sector may have to deal with challenging conditions for some time, the Governor of the Bank of England has warned.

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RBS agrees £845m deal with US regulator over mis-sold mortgage bonds

Royal Bank of Scotland is to pay 1.1 billion US dollars (£845 million) to a US regulator to settle two claims over mis-sold mortgage bonds in the run-up to the financial crisis.

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Police chief reveals 25 complaints made against corruption unit since 2009

A total of 25 complaints have been made against police counter-corruption officers in Scotland in the last seven years, the country's most senior policeman has revealed.

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Police watchdog to examine force's response after man's death

The police response to concerns about a man who later died is to be investigated.

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Football club in tribute to young coach killed in road crash

Tributes have been paid to a young football coach who died in a car crash.

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Cadets stranded at sea tell of relief as they prepare to fly home

One of four British officer cadets who ended up stranded at sea for weeks has described the group's relief at finally being able to set foot on dry land.

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Olympic and Paralympic heroes hailed in Edinburgh celebration

Hundreds of people have turned out to welcome home Scotland's Olympic and Paralympic heroes at an event in Edinburgh.

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Johnnie Walker factory site regeneration plan to create 1,000 jobs

Developers planning to revamp the site of the former Johnnie Walker factory in Kilmarnock say the regeneration could create 1,000 new permanent jobs.

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Emily Thornberry open to talks with SNP in bid to avoid 'hard Brexit'

Labour's shadow foreign secretary has said she would hold talks with the SNP in a bid to keep the UK in the single market - although she ruled out the possibility of Scotland striking a separate Brexit deal from the rest of the country.

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Council tax increases could lead to abuse of local authority staff, MSPs warned

Front-line local authority staff fear an upsurge in abuse over changes to the council tax, MSPs have been told.

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Teacher guidance overload 'stands in the way of de-cluttering of the curriculum'

A prominent educationalist has described the "mountains" of guidance issued to teachers as "self-evident lunacy".

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BHS to relaunch online a month after last high street stores close

British Home Stores is set to relaunch online on Thursday - a month after the last of its high street shops shut down - with 23 UK suppliers and 84 employees.

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Computer treatment helps stroke-induced blindness

A new treatment is helping people with stroke-induced blindness achieve major improvements in their vision.

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Plea to ensure 'high-quality work experience' for college students

All college students should be given the chance to do work experience in order to help develop their skills, new guidelines state.

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Natalie McGarry MP charged over fraud allegations

MP Natalie McGarry has been charged in connection with fraud allegations after being interviewed by police.

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US shale gas shipment arrives amid storm over fracking

The first shipment of controversial shale gas has arrived in the UK as campaigners step up calls for a ban on fracking.

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Production up 10% in North Sea oil industry

North Sea oil and gas production has increased more than 10% in a year, according to a new report.

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