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MSPs have expressed fears that Scottish Government plans to cut fuel poverty do not reflect the harsh reality of living on islands and in remote areas.
An Aberdeenshire teacher has claimed controversial primary tests “disrupt” the help being given to children with Additional Support Needs.
Figures used by the Scottish Government to demonstrate the multi-billion pound impact of the Aberdeen bypass have not been updated in a decade, it has emerged.
The cash paid out by CalMac to ferry passengers to compensate for technical faults has soared in the last year, according to official figures.
Fish processing firms in the north-east risk losing their geographical advantage due to the “astronomical” business rates they are being charged.
Raigmore in Inverness was among Scotland’s lowest spending hospitals when it came to cleaning last year, it has emerged.
Former first minister Alex Salmond has appeared in court charged with two attempted rapes and multiple sexual assaults.
Former first minister Alex Salmond has appeared in court accused of multiple counts of sexual assault and attempted rape.
The former Scottish first minister pleaded his innocence after being arrested and charged by police earlier today.
Michael Matheson yesterday said the final stretch of the Aberdeen bypass would not be opened until the contractors had provided assurances that remedial work on the Don Crossing was complete.
Business Minister Jamie Hepburn has said an Aberdeen papermill is an “attractive prospect” for potential buyers as he pledged to work with all parties to save the 500 jobs at the plant.
The teenage daughter of a Fort George soldier has been refused a visa to the UK to live with her father’s family - amid claims he doesn’t see her enough.
A Tory MSP privately raised fears that military chiefs would break their promise to the Highlands by shutting down the historic Fort George barracks several years early.
Money raised by the Scottish Government’s Stamp Duty replacement has fallen in Aberdeen and Aberdeenshire.
North-east businessman Martin Gilbert believes a second Brexit referendum would be ‘dangerous’ for the UK
One of the north-east’s most powerful businessmen has warned another Brexit referendum would “really dangerous” for the UK.
The NorthLink Ferries team, who raised £7,000 for the Archie Foundation at Royal Aberdeen Children’s Hospital, have been recognised in the Scottish Parliament.
It's no wonder the majority of us are feeling overwhelmed by the endless Brexit drama.
A Scottish Labour promotional video trumpeting its “vision for Scotland” has been ridiculed after viewers spotted it was illustrated with shots of the Welsh mountains.
Transport Secretary Michael Matheson said ferry users could be hit by fare rises at peak times this summer when he was tackled over the reliability of CalMac’s ageing fleet.
Theresa May has survived an attempt to oust her as Prime Minister, as MPs rejected Jeremy Corbyn's motion of no confidence in the Government by a margin of 325 to 306.
Aberdeen MP Ross Thomson criticised for calling the SNP muppets and comparing Nicola Sturgeon to Miss Piggy
Aberdeen South MP Ross Thomson has been criticised for posting a tweet comparing the SNP to muppets and Nicola Sturgeon to Miss Piggy.
A leading north-east politics professor says the most likely Brexit scenario is that powerless MPs will “just kick the can down the road” for a few months and nothing will really change.
The shoogly peg on which Theresa May’s coat has been hanging since her disastrous snap election in April 2017 was last night in a more precarious position than it has ever been.
Ross Thomson, Scottish Conservative MP for Aberdeen South
Regardless of whether a deal is made or not, there will be ample changes for people living in the UK following the Brexit vote.
Theresa May has suffered a humiliating defeat in the House of Commons after MPs rejected her Brexit deal.
Moray Conservative MP Douglas Ross has confirmed that he will vote against Theresa May’s Brexit deal tonight citing concerns about its impact on fishing.
As part of the P&J’s week-long series on the challenges grieving families face when a loved one dies, Calum Ross today investigates the soaring cost of funerals.
A review of council wards on Scotland’s islands has been launched in a move that could see councillors represent smaller areas.
Graveyards are on the brink of running out of space for new burials in dozens of communities across the north and north-east, it can be revealed.
Leading figures in the Scottish farming, food and drink industries have warned that a no deal Brexit would cost the sector £2billion in lost sales each year.
Nicola Sturgeon has referred herself to a ministerial watchdog after questions were raised surrounding her conduct during the Alex Salmond sexual misconduct case.