A man has appeared in court charged with murdering his mother who was last seen 17 years ago.
Mollie Hughes, who has just become the youngest woman in the world to ski solo from the coast of Antarctica to the South Pole, is heading to Dundee next month.
A common gut bacteria can slow and even reverse build-up of a protein associated with Parkinson’s, new research has suggested.
Sir David Attenborough has been announced as the guest speaker at a charity dinner hosted by Sir Tom Hunter.
Striking photographs of Marilyn Monroe and David Bowie are expected to fetch thousands of pounds in an auction.
A 29-year-old adventurer has battled through snowstorms and temperatures of minus 45C to become the youngest woman to ski solo to the South Pole.
Prosecutors have been granted permission to retry a man acquitted of murdering his mother.
Airbnb-style short-term lets could be subject to new licensing schemes from spring next year, the Scottish Government has announced.
A new Netflix movie with High School Musical star Vanessa Hudgens is to film in Glasgow this week.
Three brothers aiming to become the fastest trio to row the Atlantic have issued a challenge to January gym-goers from the ocean.
Fireworks lit up the Edinburgh sky as tens of thousands welcomed the start of a new decade at Hogmanay celebrations.
Edinburgh is set to welcome tens of thousands of people to celebrate Hogmanay, amid criticism of how the UK’s biggest new year street party has been organised.
The celebrations for Edinburgh’s Hogmanay have started in earnest, with the traditional torchlight procession taking place on Monday evening. Celtic fire theatre company PyroCeltica held a performance in front of Edinburgh Castle esplanade as part of the event.
Organisers of Edinburgh’s Hogmanay have been criticised for creating “unnecessary confusion” over residents being able to enter their own homes.
Preparations for New Year celebrations across the country are under way as the decade draws to a close.
Comedian Daniel Sloss has helped raise more than £5,000 for a homelessness charity through a game encouraging “players” to avoid hearing Wham!’s Last Christmas.
At more than half way to the South Pole, adventurer Mollie Hughes expects her Christmas dinner to be freeze-dried spaghetti bolognese – but she is in for a surprise.
A former SNP MP jailed for embezzling more than £25,000 from pro-independence groups has had her conviction quashed on appeal.
World champion boxer Josh Taylor has said he feels “ashamed” of his “stupid actions” after admitting racially abusing a bouncer in Edinburgh.
Motherwell manager Stephen Robinson is to appear in court in connection with a disturbance in Edinburgh.