The Scotsman - 1 Apr 2015

Table of content - The Scotsman (1 Apr 2015)

Addict kills
Police back down on stop and search
Damning report prompts end to child searches
Sturgeon refuses to rule out another indyref
Girl, aged 11, in hit-and-run
Pillow spray for railway passengers
CROSSWORDS AND GAMES
TELEVISION & RADIO
ANNOUNCEMENTS
LETTERS
WEATHER
SUDOKU
Easter eggstravaganza
CRYPTIC CROSSWORD
Day of action held over rail fares
Engine problem forces plane to land
Police ask council to close nightclub
Trump clubhouse ‘finest in Europe’
Man fights for life after lorry crash
50%
Clarifications corrections
Weather
Local firm wins bid to restore art school
BBC producer denies leaving Top Gear following Clarkson’s sacking
Mccall Smith and Welsh in running for pig and champagne book prize
The blaze that tore through a Glasgow icon
Watchdog ‘lacks confidence’ in police data
Homeless numbers drop by 5 per cent after ‘significant progress’ is made
Control room closures have been ‘disaster’
Loach: Fear the Tories and Ukip
Addict admits ‘hit-and-run’ killing of girl on city street
Rare Scott negatives to fetch £50,000
Criminal reoffending drops in Scotland
Intensive exercise helps protect blood vessels
BBC news staff to strike over holidays
Scots may get independence
New poll gives glimmer of hope to Scottish Labour
SNP’S stamp duty replacement costs buyers £30 million
GDP figures show economy grew faster than expected
Murphy insists it’s ‘time to call a halt on food poverty’
£30m surge in cost of SNP’S flagship free prescriptions
NHS patient numbers soar to new record
Clegg offers triple paternity leave to save Scottish seats
A&E waiting time performance declines
Lib Dems in £800m challenge to rivals
Rugby star’s assault conviction overturned
Alpha mail
SNP cabinet agrees to fast-track radical land reform package
Mane attraction to close for repairs
MP Joyce ‘attacked teenagers’
Pillow sprays to ensure passengers become sleepers on overnight train
A good idea but they aren’t a panacea to cure sleeplessness
Scotrail sets target of 100m in three years
Malaysian fishmonger sentenced to death for murdering UK students
Ban for teacher who forced girl to sign ‘slave contract’
Two rescued following crash
Councillor attacked in racist clash
Mountain warning for climbers
‘Despicable’ church theft probed
Falling hospital window hits woman
Two face slavery and fraud charges
Generation of children are deprived of mud, fun and sandcastles
No cover-up over Hillsborough deaths, second-in-command insists at inquests
LOST ACTIVITIES
Cautious welcome for fall in crimes against Scotland’s birds of prey
Mccartney admits where he finds song writing inspiration – on the lavatory
Last-minute bid to end airport strike threat
New plea for pregnancy blood pressure checks
Fifty Shades star tried stalking
Buhari fears government may ‘trick’ him out of election win
Thai PM set to replace martial law with new ‘dictator law’
Coalition airstrikes target rebels near Aden
Anne’s date of death revised
Iran nuclear talks set to go past deadline if ‘progress’ is made
Prosecutors seek jail for US couple in murder trial
Spanish detectives arrest ‘jihadi’ twins
Myanmar agrees ceasefire draft
Palestinian deputy PM for Gaza resigns
Singapore charges teen over online salvo against founding PM and Jesus
First for Sri Lanka as three of its own military arrested over 2006 Tamil killing
China ‘launches cyber-attacks on US website’
Enter Nairn Mactaggart
Labour fears the return of Essex Man
Just where do they think they’re going?
Prescription charges are not a tax on ill-health
Searching questions need answers
Bobbies on the beat paying a high price for Scottish police reorganisation, writes Chris Marshall
Consensus rather
Bill can help stamp out organ trafficking
The reform of out of hours care should put
How to become a Friend
Community pharmacies front and centre
Than bans is key
Clerical error in creative arts policy
Partial coverage
Twitter
Message to fans
Whip hand
Clear choice
Tunnel vision
Tax dodge
Zero promises
On
Slurry state
Picture Gallery
Nuclear debunker
Salmon catch
Critical mass
Whisky exports take a tumble amid slump in key world markets
War of words escalates between Alliance and hedge fund Elliott
Cuban delight for holiday firm
Heineken in shake-up of top global management
Wood lands Total engineering deal
RISERS/FALLERS
B&Q to axe Scottish stores amid plan to shutter 60 branches
Mixed economic data grist to all political mills
Marston’s swallows brewer Thwaites
Scotmid eyes fellow mutual retailer
California dreamin’ for optic specialist
Thai food chain has appetite for growth
Budget airline starts Scots–hungarian link
Royal London profits boosted by stronger group pension sales
Net-a-porter measures up for Italian marriage
First quarter ends with a whimper
MOVERS
Unit Trusts
Miriam Bienstock
(Newtown, St Boswells)
BUCKINGHAM PALACE
Denis Sheldon Mcgregor, MC, MA (Edinburgh)
Alice Bell (Duns)
Madge (Langholm)
Isabella Calder (Edinburgh, formerly of Ayr)
Helen Janet (Biggar)
Derek (Stow)
Edna (Kelso)
Robert (Bert) (Boat of Garten)
ST JAMES’S PALACE
Tom Mckie
M IN I Q U IZ
C O DE W O RD
W OR D W H EE L
C L O CK W O RD
W OR D S PI R AL
W OR D P U Z ZL E R
Key creamery plan wins £450,000 backing
MARTS
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Curragh date for Grey Gatsby
Hamilton poised to seal £27m deal
Kuchar and Donald first big names for Scottish Open
Plane spotter raises prospect of Tiger return at Masters
Pro lure for Neil before Walker Cup
Scots set the early pace at Q-school
Glasgow hand Blair mentor role
Scotland finally on the board
Khan blasts Brook
Three-week ban for Hughes
Scotland to prepare for World Cup in Pyrenees
Selkirk’s young generation will be given a chance in Premiership
Hair today, gone tomorrow for Cross
No cakewalk but Murray is safely into quarter-finals
Ahmed tipped to turn heat on England after Ashes call-up
Bears sign Mccullum
Lemoncello bids to regain Edinburgh Run title
Premiership Fanzone
AS THE SUPPORTERS SEE IT
Townsend’s stunning strike helps England fight back to claim draw
Dutch at the double to deny Spain and ease pressure on Hiddink
Young Scots fall short in bid to reach Euro finals
Mcleish opts to cut short his sojourn in Belgium
Mccracken lifts Falkirk to fourth
Possible, says Signeul
Scottish women’s pro league is
Rangers target 2022 for top
Hearts take former Atletico Madrid youth player on a week’s trial
Henderson seals loan move to Rosenborg
Table return
Locke wants future sorted by weekend
FA loses battle for GB Olympic team
SPORT ON TV
Rangers deal to pay £500,000 to Newcastle is branded a ‘scandal’
Murray notches 500th career win and reaches last eight
Closed doors fear for Scots’ Georgia tie
Euro boost for clubs
Blair returns north to join Glasgow

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