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Sturgeon warns of 'emboldened Tory government' ahead of SNP manifesto launch

A vote for the SNP will "strengthen Scotland's hand" against a Conservative government at Westminster, Nicola Sturgeon has said ahead of the launch of the party's General Election manifesto.

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Shareholders involved in RBS legal battle reach agreement in principle with bank

Shareholders who brought a multimillion-pound High Court action against Royal Bank of Scotland have reached an agreement in principle with the bank.

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PM: Labour-SNP sweetheart deal could lead to 'government in chaos'

A "sweetheart deal" between Labour and the SNP after the June election could result in a "government in chaos", Theresa May has warned, as Scotland's First Minister said she would use such an agreement to get as much of her nationalist manifesto implemented as possible.

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Tomasz Schafernaker named UK's favourite weather presenter

Tomasz Schafernaker has been voted the nation's favourite weather presenter.

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Angela Constance to announce details of new social security benefits

Details of the new social security benefits being introduced by the Scottish Government following the introduction of new devolved powers are to be outlined in the Scottish Parliament.

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Jeremy Corbyn rules out deal with SNP in hung parliament

Jeremy Corbyn has insisted he will not do a deal with the SNP to gain power at Westminster.

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SNP vows to raise minimum wage in bid to tackle inequality

The SNP has promised to increase the minimum wage as part of a plan to improve living standards and tackle inequality.

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Men killed in light aircraft crash named as Anthony Woodward and Robert Archer

The bodies of two men who died in a light aircraft crash have been formally identified.

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Bomb survivor Laura MacIntyre 'amazing us every day with her strength'

Manchester bomb victim Laura MacIntyre has made "remarkable progress" after suffering serious injuries in the terror attack, her parents have said.

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Baby boxes delivered to new parents in Scotland from August 15

The Scottish Government has announced the date for the nationwide roll- out of its baby box scheme.

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Boy arrested after victim of alleged gang attack seriously injured

A 13-year-old boy has been arrested after an alleged gang attack in Fife left a man needing "significant treatment" to serious facial injuries.

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PM: Labour-SNP sweetheart deal could lead to 'government in chaos'

A "sweetheart deal" between Labour and the SNP after the June election could result in a "government in chaos", Theresa May warned, as Scotland's First Minister said she would use such an agreement to get as much of her nationalist manifesto implemented as possible.

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Shareholders involved in RBS legal battle reach agreement in principle with bank

Shareholders who brought a multimillion-pound High Court action against Royal Bank of Scotland have reached an agreement in principle with the bank.

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Alex Salmond in 'agony' after cracking rib during village gala penalty shoot-out

Former first minister Alex Salmond revealed he has been campaigning through the pain barrier as he bids to retain his seat at Westminster.

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Jackson Carlaw hoping Scottish Tories can win 'between six and a dozen' seats

The Scottish Tory deputy leader said it would be "great" if his party could win between six and 12 Scottish seats in the General Election.

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Van driver injured in hit-and-run crash with Fiesta near M8

A man has been injured during a hit-and-run collision in West Lothian.

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Vulnerable man left 'traumatised' after knife-point robbery

A vulnerable man with learning difficulties has been left "traumatised" after being punched and held at knife-point during an armed robbery in South Lanarkshire.

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Dog DNA study could help diagnose abnormal skull condition in humans

Studies of dog DNA have revealed a genetic mutation linked to flat face shapes which could help pave the way to diagnose an abnormal skull condition.

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Harmful effects of smoking while pregnant revealed in new study

The impact of cigarette damage to unborn babies has been revealed in a new stem cell study.

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Sinking of HMS Vanguard to be commemorated on Orkney

Relatives of those who lost their lives when a Royal Navy battleship was blown apart in Orkney are to take part in a special commemoration service on the islands.

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