An elder from an ancient Sri Lankan tribe has visited Scotland to collect human remains that will be returned to his homeland.
Famous football faces Alan Shearer and Shelley Kerr have been awarded honorary doctorates by the University of Stirling.
A Vietnamese man has been recognised by Guinness World Records as having the world’s most valuable whisky collection.
Heavy and persistent rain is expected across the UK on Saturday with parts of the Midlands that have struggled with heavy flooding set to be hit by another deluge.
Liberal Democrat leader Jo Swinson has insisted she can still be Prime Minister despite a slide in recent polls for her party.
The main party leaders will continue their election campaigns across the country on Friday before going head-to-head in a television debate.
Sir Keir Starmer has said Britain “won’t go back to normal” after Brexit or a vote to remain.
Scotland’s First Minister has insisted due process must be respected after her predecessor appeared in court on a series of sexual assault charges.
Labour would hit oil and gas companies with a windfall tax of about £11 billion in order to finance plans to tackle the climate crisis by creating a greener economy.
Workers at 12 Scottish universities are to go on strike for eight days amid rows over pensions plus pay and working conditions.
The Queen is a fan of Tunnock’s teacakes, the inventor of the snack has revealed after receiving his knighthood at Buckingham Palace.
Alex Salmond has said he will “vigorously” defend his position after pleading not guilty to offences against 10 women.
Former first minister Alex Salmond has appeared in court charged with carrying out a series of sexual offences against 10 women - including an alleged attempted rape while he was first minister.
Alex Salmond has pleaded not guilty to attempting to rape a woman at Bute House, the official residence of the first minister of Scotland, during the independence referendum campaign.
Former Scottish first minister Alex Salmond is due to appear in court on a series of sexual assault and attempted rape charges.
Labour will pledge to invest £100 billion in Scotland over the next decade as Jeremy Corbyn unveils his party’s manifesto ahead of next month’s General Election.
Former Liberal Party leader David Steel has launched a stinging attack on modern day politics, hitting out at the role of spin doctors.
Michael Gove has revealed he left Cabinet colleagues baffled when he used the Scots word “scunnered” in a Downing Street meeting.
Cabinet minister Michael Gove has ruled out the prospect of Nicola Sturgeon being granted a second independence referendum – even if her party wins a majority at Holyrood in 2021.