The future of service points across the Highlands is under threat again after the council unveiled new money-saving proposals.
A major union has warned that public services will get worse in the face of continuing UK Government cutbacks.
Scotland’s largest trade union has today given its backing to Neil Findlay MSP in the contest for the next Scottish Labour leader.
Ed Miliband's conference speech was hailed as "visionary" by supporters last night while being derided by opponents as "sixth form socialism".
Council workers across Scotland will be balloted on possible strike action in September in a dispute over pay.
Work at Scottish abattoirs could be disrupted as a result of proposed strike action by Food Standards Agency staff (FSA).
Trade union officials have signed a declaration which claims an independent Scotland would offer a route to a fairer society and economy.
A trade union has warned that any deregulation of hygiene inspections would result in unsafe meat entering the food chain.