Sales on Scotland’s high streets have increased for the third month in a row, new figures have revealed.
Angus businesses have been warned of new legislation that will affect their recycling procedures.
A father whose young son was shot dead in a cafe in Turkey said today he wanted to ensure the voice of victims is heard in crucial international talks on arms.
The National Museum of Scotland has entered a UK tourism industry top 10 list for the first time.
Fife Council’s health spokesman has demanded an end to the crisis facing the region’s social work service, as it struggles to emerge from a financial black hole.
Twenty people have been evacuated from their homes due to a fire in a tenement block.
A petition calling for a public inquiry into the handling of Donald Trump's controversial golf project on the North Sea coast has attracted more than 11,000 signatures, exceeding its organisers’ expectations.
Workers at a firm which makes household cleaning products are to lose their job.
Amy Macdonald has been announced as one of the headliners for the Wickerman Festival. The two-day event held in Galloway in July, will also feature Fife’s KT Tunstall, The Enemy, Dexys and 11-piece folk group Bellowhead. Primal Scream will headline on Friday with Amy Macdonald closing the main stage the following day.
Patients will be questioned by their GPs about how much exercise they do, under a new scheme which promotes physical activity to help combat health problems.
Teachers and lecturers are being urged to vote to strike against changes to their pension.
A man has died after he was hit by a lorry on a city bypass, according to police.
The NHS needs to “up its game” and provide more specialist nurses for those suffering from heart failure, health campaigners have said.
A 54-year-old woman has appeared in court charged with attempting to smuggle cocaine into the UK.
The husband of a woman missing for almost a week has appealed for her to come home.
Hotel prices in the UK dipped last year despite fears that the Olympics would mean a hike in room rates.
Police are investigating the death of a man who had apparently been playing Russian roulette.
Two acclaimed academics will deliver the next two Fife Talks on the future of Scotland.
Up to 1,000 new homes are to be delivered through a multi-million-pound funding package announced by the Deputy First Minister today.
Racing star David Coulthard is urging drivers to slow down on country roads to reduce the number of fatal crashes.