Portraits, sculptures and artefacts telling the story of the relationship between Britain, Russia and their royals have gone on display in a new exhibition.
A service will be held in waters near Orkney to mark 100 years since the scuttling of more than 50 German ships after seven months of incarceration.
Labour’s new climate change minister has demanded a ban on fracking.
Oscar-winning director Danny Boyle has said he owes “a great deal” to Edinburgh as he brought his latest picture to the city’s annual celebration of film.
Ruth Davidson has announced her support for Michael Gove to be the next prime minister after her preferred candidate, Sajid Javid, fell out of the Tory leadership race.
A teacher convicted of sexually abusing boys at a school run by a religious order has told a child abuse inquiry he let boys sleep overnight in his room.
Greenpeace has ended a 12-day standoff with BP over the installation of a North Sea oil rig.
A record number of people visited Scotch whisky distilleries in the last year, according to new figures.
An Aberdeen minister has claimed he has been “forced out" of his leading position at an historic city centre church.
Teachers at a school where four current and former teachers were diagnosed with cancer are beginning strike action over health concerns at the campus.
Primary school children have helped unveil a new playground memorial dedicated to their former fellow pupil Alesha MacPhail.
America has ranked near Saudi Arabia and Russia in an international poll of countries which use their global influence for bad purposes.
Boris Johnson’s Brexit stance is “straight out of never never land”, former foreign secretary David Miliband has said.
It is impossible to tackle the climate crisis without recognising the need for climate justice, Nicola Sturgeon has said.
Nicola Benedetti joined more than 1,200 secondary school pupils as they performed in one of the largest youth orchestras to be assembled in Scotland.
A climber who survived a 1,300ft fall on Britain’s highest mountain, which left his friend dead, has said: “I wish we hadn’t done that climb that day.”
Parliament must get its “own House in order” if it wants to take a lead on tackling workplace maternity discrimination, Lib Dem leadership hopeful Jo Swinson has said.
Action to tackle climate change must be a “truly national endeavour”, Nicola Sturgeon has said.
Human rights work and environmental activism are essentially the same thing, campaigner Dr Kerry Kennedy has said.
A search and rescue dog that has been deployed at major incidents including earthquakes in New Zealand and Nepal is to star at the Royal Highland Show.
Mike Cawthorne has always been used to going where the wild things are in Scotland's rugged mountain terrain.
Clydesdale and Yorkshire Bank owner CYBG warned of further potential job cuts as it hiked cost savings from the Virgin Money takeover and revealed plans to call time on its 175-year-old brands within two years.
Work to create Scotland’s first artificial surf park in an old quarry will soon get under way after the project officially received planning permission.
A national programme to deter youths from carrying knives has reached an estimated 100,000 young people since it was established a decade ago, new figures show.
Alcohol sales in Scotland fell to the lowest level for almost quarter of a century last year, new research has found.
Car park tax plans are expected to take a step forward later when MSPs debate new transport legislation.
Ruth Davidson has reportedly urged some party members to “take a long, hard look at themselves” after a poll suggested a majority of Tory members would put Brexit ahead of preserving the union.
A man has been charged by police over the death of another man in Edinburgh.
Nicola Sturgeon has described the prospect of Boris Johnson becoming prime minister as “deeply concerning”, saying the Tory leadership favourite “seems to relish” the prospect of a “catastrophic” no-deal Brexit.
A man has appeared in court charged with murdering a Big Issue vendor in Glasgow.
Scotland’s public health minister has urged the UK Government to change drugs laws, after visiting a medically supervised safer drug consumption facility in Paris.
A floating hotel by the team behind the Royal Yacht Britannia has been named the best in Edinburgh by a travel website just six months after it opened.