Former Liberal Party leader David Steel has launched a stinging attack on modern day politics, hitting out at the role of spin doctors.
Michael Gove has revealed he left Cabinet colleagues baffled when he used the Scots word “scunnered” in a Downing Street meeting.
Cabinet minister Michael Gove has ruled out the prospect of Nicola Sturgeon being granted a second independence referendum – even if her party wins a majority at Holyrood in 2021.
Scotland’s First Minister has insisted no deal has been done with Jeremy Corbyn to put Labour into power after next month’s General Election.
The artist behind the Kelpies has revealed his latest creation - a 16ft bear in tribute to Scots naturalist John Muir.
Nicola Sturgeon has said Scottish independence will be better planned than Brexit.
It has everything from fashion icons to fearsome monsters, and antique troves to ancient documents.
Medieval and Roman treasures have been stolen from a train after they were mistakenly left behind on a service to Edinburgh.
Concerns have been raised after a potentially deadly tick-borne parasite was found in the UK for the first time.
John Campbell Brown, who has died suddenly aged 72, was one of the many people whose interest in astronomy was piqued by tuning in to the grainy TV pictures of Patrick Moore on The Sky at Night.
Aberdeen champion para-swimmer launches campaign to inspire children with a disability to take up the sport
An Aberdeen para-swimming champion has backed a new campaign encouraging children with disabilities to take to the water.
Inshore fishers have warned they are facing a crisis, rather than a "sea of opportunity”, if and when the UK finally quits the European Union.
A man has appeared in court charged with defrauding hundreds of investors out of £13 million through an illegal “Ponzi” scheme.
Dreich has beaten braw, glaikit and scunnered to be named as the “most iconic Scots word” by the Scottish Book Trust.
The North Sea oil and gas industry could play a significant role in the transition to cleaner energy, according to a new report.
Nicola Sturgeon insisted she “wasn’t impressed” with either Boris Johnson or Jeremy Corbyn, as the Tory and Labour leaders clashed in the first TV debate of the General Election campaign.
Nicola Sturgeon has branded Boris Johnson a “scaredy-cat” over his refusal to debate her, saying she would face him “any time, any place”.
The constituency of Stirling, which Nicola Sturgeon visited on Tuesday, is the SNP’s top target at this election.
Scottish MEP Louis Stedman-Bryce has quit the Brexit Party, condemning them for selecting an election candidate who has written homophobic Facebook posts.
Kelly Macdonald will star in the next series of Line Of Duty as the “most enigmatic adversary AC-12 have ever faced”.
Temperatures dropped to nearly minus 10C on Monday night – the coldest of the autumn so far.
Members of the Oban lifeboat crew have been honoured for their service to the RNLI station.
Residents of an Argyll town are meeting to discuss flood defences.
The Duke of Cambridge has given the comic two-hander of Romesh Ranganathan and Rob Beckett the “royal seal of approval” after they hosted the Royal Variety Performance.
The Conservative candidate for Aberdeen North has been suspended by the party after comments he made several years ago on an online forum emerged.
The Liberal Democrats and SNP have lost a High Court challenge against ITV over its decision to exclude their party leaders from a televised election debate.
The National Lottery has brought together winners from the past quarter of a century to celebrate its 25th anniversary this year.
Willie Rennie has claimed the Liberal Democrats are “stronger” as a party after their time in coalition with the Tories but admitted he has “regrets” about some of the policies that were introduced.
Temperatures could reach their lowest so far this autumn, with a frosty night ahead, the Met Office has warned.
Oban’s ninth winter festival got under way this weekend with organisers saying the town is buzzing and the event looks set to be the busiest yet.
David Tennant has been crowned the UK’s hardest working actor in a study of 100 top television and film stars.
The SNP said its exclusion from the ITV General Election debate is depriving voters of the chance to make their own decisions.