Low-income families will be able to apply for financial support to help with the costs of preparing for school from June 3, the Scottish Government has announced.
A child migrant has told how she was shipped off to Australia and told she had no family – despite her parents and five siblings being alive.
Tesco’s former finance chief has ripped into his ex-employer and the fraud squad after being cleared of wrongdoing over the supermarket’s £250 million fraud and false accounting scandal.
A motorist has died in a crash after a car being followed by police failed to stop during a 15-minute chase.
Sir Michael Palin will return to the stage for a live tour to celebrate the paperback release of his latest book.
Environmental campaigners have claimed it is “credible” for Scotland to achieve the target of having “net zero” emissions by 2045 – even though ministers’ current target is to reduce these by 90% by 2050.
Many animals are known for thriving in cold weather, but it might come as a surprise to see river otters playing happily with blocks of snow.
JENNY HJUL: May’s talks with Sturgeon an exercise in futility – she must realise the nationalists are a lost cause
Nicola Sturgeon is in London again today, this time not just for the photo opportunities – although she is certain to grab those, too – but to discuss Brexit with the Prime Minister.
Two people have appeared in court after making a series of hoax 999 calls – with one man costing the NHS almost £25,000.
Dundee have signed Swedish midfielder Andreas Hadenius on loan from Halmstads BK until the end of the season.