Scotland’s public services watchdog has accused the Scottish Government of a “lack of progress” over enabling her to hold public value investigations.
Caledonian Sleeper has trialled its new carriages running from Scotland to London Euston ahead of the rollout of the new fleet in May.
The UK Government has cancelled talks with senior politicians from Scotland and Wales over Brexit, MSPs have been told.
Proposals to build a rail link between Glasgow Airport and Glasgow city centre must be progressed “as a matter of urgency”, according to opposition parties at Holyrood.
A review will be carried out at Scotland’s flagship hospital after it emerged one of the two patients who died there after contracting an infection linked to pigeon droppings was a child.
Snow has hit the western parts of Scotland with Oban and Fort William feeling the brunt of the weather.
Authorities looking into concerns about children’s well-being provided a “less consistently robust” response in cases where youngsters were suffering from “chronic poor parenting”, inspectors have said.
Guidelines on cancer referrals in Scotland have been updated in a bid to recognise symptoms of the disease earlier.
Singer Emeli Sande picking buskers to perform with an orchestra and a new drama featuring stars from Game of Thrones and Line of Duty are among the latest shows announced for the new BBC Scotland channel.
Police Scotland have confirmed a body recovered from Balmedie beach in Aberdeenshire on Saturday is that of a missing man.
Police failed to record a report of concern for a vulnerable man who went missing and was later found dead, an investigation has indicated.
There must be greater diversity in Scotland’s teaching profession to help promote equality, MSPs will be told.
Unemployment in Scotland has fallen below 100,000 for the first time, new figures have revealed.
People from Scotland’s most deprived areas are less likely to have visited their NHS dentist in the past two years than their more affluent peers, new figures indicate.
The Prince of Wales is to open a new health and well-being centre at Dumfries House on Tuesday.
Chemical elements which make up everyday devices such as smartphones and TVs have been included in an “endangered list”.
Parts of Scotland receive the worst broadband connection in the UK, according to new research.
A no-deal Brexit could cost Scotland £14 billion a year, new analysis by business organisation the CBI has indicated.
Scotland wants to retain EU membership, the Scottish Brexit minister is set to tell European leaders and business chiefs on a visit to Brussels.
A delivery driver was assaulted and threatened by two men in a botched robbery attempt in Edinburgh.
All public bodies should record staff mental health absences, the Scottish Liberal Democrats have said.
The Scottish Government is facing calls to bring in an outright ban on electric shock collars for pets.
Ministers are being urged to “come down hard” on public-sector bodies which pull out of town-centre sites.
The Scottish Government has been included in a list of the 100 most LGBT inclusive employers in the UK.
Skygazers in parts of the UK lucky enough to be under clear skies have been treated to the astronomical spectacle of a “super blood wolf moon”.
Police in Scotland are targeting uninsured drivers in a crackdown which aims to remove them from the country’s roads.
The SNP’s Westminster leader has said that the Prime Minister needs to “fundamentally change her position” to end the Brexit deadlock.
Potentially life-saving equipment will be handed out to Scots at risk of contracting a disease on the hills, the Scottish Government has confirmed.
Michael Leask is one of Scotland's most aggressive cricketers.
More than half of care homes in Scotland are struggling to recruit staff, with Aberdeen struggling to fill many vacancies.
The group tasked with drawing up a code of practice for a key part of the Scottish Government’s named person scheme is finding it “challenging” to ensure this is “simple, concise and accessible”.
The Scottish Labour party has defended itself after viewers noticed a promotional video was partially filmed in Wales.