Instead of focusing on rebuilding the country after years of state capture, we were distracted by a sideshow, writes Mandy Wiener.
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Celtic moved a step closer to a ninth successive Scottish Premiership title with a 5-0 demolition of Hearts.
Star striker Ngangom Bala Devi has joined Scottish club Rangers FC to become India's first female player to sign a professional contract.
Celtic maintained their two-point advantage over Rangers at the top of the Scottish Premiership as both sides resumed after the winter break with victories on Wednesday.
Rangers manager Steven Gerrard has urged Scottish football authorities to make a "severe example" of bottle-throwing supporters.
Rangers boss Steven Gerrard is braced for offers for starlet Kai Kennedy, with reports suggesting that Manchester City and Bayern Munich are keeping tabs on the player.
Hearts have pledged to probe allegations that Rangers striker Alfredo Morelos was racially abused after scoring the equaliser in a draw at Tynecastle.
Former Netherlands and Rangers player Fernando Ricksen has died at the age of 43 following a battle with motor neurone disease.
Rangers manager Steven Gerrard has accused Scotland of being "careless" with Ryan Jack's fitness after he aggravated a knee injury on international duty.
Steven Gerrard says Rangers will not let arch-rivals Celtic land a record-equalling ninth consecutive Scottish Premiership title without a fight.
Steven Gerrard's bold move to make his first foray into management in the Glasgow goldfish bowl at Rangers was rewarded with a first league win over Celtic since 2012.
Rangers were boosted by a late winner from the son of legend Gheorghe Hagi, but Celtic remain on course for a ninth successive title after crushing Motherwell.
Celtic swept St Johnstone aside with three goals inside 26 minutes for a 3-0 win that keeps Neil Lennon's men five points clear of Rangers.
Rangers say that Colombia striker Alfredo Morelos was racially abused by Celtic fans during last weekend's Old Firm derby.
Liverpool legend Steven Gerrard has signed a two-year extension to remain the manager of Scottish giants Rangers until 2024.
Celtic and Rangers gave Scottish football a badly-needed shot in the arm as they defeated Lazio and Porto respectively in the Europa League.
Rangers striker Jermain Defoe said he was "fine" after a car crash following a 5-0 win against Aberdeen.
Former Netherlands and Rangers player Fernando Ricksen has died at the age of 43 following a battle with motor neurone disease
Rangers have been ordered to close a section of Ibrox for the second consecutive home Europa League tie following a second UEFA charge.
Liverpool winger Sheyi Ojo will link up with former Reds captain Steven Gerrard after agreeing a season-long loan move to Rangers.
Rangers looked to strengthen their bid to win the Scottish Premiership title by announcing they had signed ex-England striker Jermain Defoe in a loan move.
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