I’ve tried hard, really hard, to resist the urge to write about Brexit. There are so many other issues deserving an airing in this column. There is next week’s Budget, the state of our education system and the debate over P1 testing, or the funding of the NHS in Scotland, waiting lists and social care.
A massive midnight fireworks spectacular to bring in the New Year in Inverness could be seen for miles around the Moray Firth on Saturday.
International wildlife charity, Born Free Foundation, has today released extraordinary video footage capturing the moment world-renowned conservationist, Ian Redmond OBE, was almost fatally charged by an elephant.
An elephant handler has been charged over the tragic death of a Scottish tourist killed by the animal.
An elephant handler has been charged over the tragic death of a Scottish tourist killed by the animal, according to Thai local media.
A rare Asian elephant calf (who has not been named yet), was born at Chester Zoo yesterday and she is welcomed into the group by mum Thi Hi Way and four other members of the zoo’s family of elephants, led by matriarch Hi Way.
If you're looking for something to distract you from productivity this morning, then this is the video for you.
A Moray family left "worse than homeless" by a flood insurance anomaly have had their woes compounded by the fact their next door neighbour received full cover.