Health bosses have objected to a bid by a convenience store to sell alcohol out of its proposed shop at Dundee train station.
The rate of drug deaths in Scotland is the highest in Europe and numbers are still on the rise, an official report has said.
Drinks trade experts have warned it may already be too late for Dundee pub bosses to renew their licences.
Drinkers in the UK get drunk more often than anywhere else in the world, findings from a global survey suggests.
One in five people in England have been harmed by somebody else’s drinking in the past year, with some coerced into sex by their partners.
Britons are drinking less alcohol, despite the amount consumed worldwide being on the rise, a study has shown.
Minimum unit pricing on alcohol should be raised to 60p to help tackle Scotland’s “problematic alcohol use”, the Liberal Democrats have said.
Scotland’s Chief Medical Officer has urged Scots to be aware of what they are drinking over the Easter weekend, with research suggesting many remain confused about alcohol content.
Having one or two alcoholic drinks per day does not reduce the risk of having a stroke, scientists have said.
Moderate alcohol use can contribute to a diet with better results for memory skills in middle age, research has showed.
Drinking a bottle of wine per week increases the lifetime risk of cancer by the equivalent of smoking five to 10 cigarettes, research suggests.
A councillor has blasted the local authority’s alcohol overprovision policy.
More than 200 litres of suspected illegal alcohol has been seized by police in Tayside.
The Gin Fayre is returning to Dundee.
A beer campaign group has slammed council plans to prevent pubs being built outside the city centre.
New council regulations will see applications for bars outside of the city centre recommended for refusal by planning chiefs.
Supermarket giant Tesco has avoided having an application to sell more booze at two city stores denied – by making a last-minute offer to reduce its alcohol capacity elsewhere.
Heavy drinking can alter DNA in ways that increase the desire for alcohol, new research suggests.
A drink-driver caught almost five times the alcohol limit has been fined and banned.
A number of local brewers are gearing up for a craft beer festival which will return to the city later this year.