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An independent Scotland would consider introducing a minimum wage that would rise in line with the cost of living, the SNP has said.
Dozens of schools across Scotland are delaying the introduction of new Highers in popular school subjects, according to BBC Scotland research.
Relatives of a family-of-four killed in a head-on collision between a car and a lorry have said they are "devastated" by their loss.
A FAMILY of four has been killed in a head-on collision between a car and a lorry on a road criticised as one of the most dangerous in Scotland.
The Scottish Government's Welfare Reform Committee estimate that when the changes come into full effect the drop in potential spending will be equivalent to A 450 a year for every working age adult living in Falkirk district.
The family's Fiat car was involved in a head-on collision with a lorry on the A801, near the Lathallan roundabout where it joins with the M9.
Plans to cut dangerous levels of air pollution from traffic in Scotland have been delayed by five years, putting the UK and Scottish governments at risk of multi-million-pound fines for breaching environmental law.
This is a fantastic summer for sporting events, with all the excitement of the World Cup, Wimbledon, the Tour de France and, next week, the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow.
A classroom 'revolution' has brought wide-ranging changes to schools in recent years: Curriculum for Excellence and a new exam system among the most high profile in the shake-up of Scotland's education system.
Updated: Mon Jul 28, 2014 02:53 pm
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