The UK Government has pledged to "repay the debt" by commemorating the 75th anniversary of VJ Day next year.
A north-east ice cream tycoon who transformed his family farm into one of Scotland's leading businesses left a £2.7million fortune.
Police have formally confirmed that a body found in the Cairngorms was missing hillwalker James Robertson last week.
Donald Trump has been forced into applying for planning permission to fly a flag featuring the Scottish saltire at his north-east resort.
The flooding which battered the north and north-east of Scotland last winter has been labelled the most extreme on record by experts.
A hostage killed by terrorists at a BP plant in Algeria sent his wife a final text saying: 'You are the most amazing wife ever.'
A Deeside festival made history on its closing night yesterday with the debut public performance of a piping ballad composed for the Queen.
A north-east oil worker killed in a helicopter crash off the coast of Norway has been described as a "loving" family man who was an "ambassador" for his hometown.
The Queen paid a visit to a rural Aberdeenshire church yesterday morning as she marked her return to her Deeside home for the summer.
More than 100 marchers followed in the footsteps of their ancestors yesterday as they paraded through rural Aberdeenshire to one of the region's biggest events.
The head of Shell’s UK upstream operation said the North Sea oil industry is a “prize worth fighting for” in the years to come, but said more still needs to be done to ensure the long-term future of the sector. Read more at Energy Voice
The north-east's French community rallied hundreds of locals in the heart of the Granite City to show solidarity with the people of Paris earlier today.
BP’s directors today suffered a symbolic slap in the face after shareholders voted against their pay rises. Nearly 60% rejected the directors’ remuneration report that granted Chief Executive Bob Dudley a 20% increase, taking his package to £14million. Read more at our sister website Energy Voice
Speculation is mounting that the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge will attend one of the most famous Highland games in the world this weekend.
The SNP has announced it will launch its Holyrood election campaign in the north-east this week.
A lucky Aberdeenshire resident has claimed a whopping lottery prize almost four months after the draw.
Heavy rain and high winds will sweep across the country this weekend, but forecasters say they do not expect the weather to fizzle out firework displays.
A charity rower is facing having to complete an Atlantic crossing solo after his racing partner was forced to pull out.
The Duke of Rothesay has come to the aid of a volunteer team restoring the historic railway the royal family once used on trips to the Balmoral Estate.