The widow of footballer Frank Kopel said she was "ecstatic" a bill has been lodged at Holyrood to extend free care to under-65s with conditions such as dementia.
Things are heating up in Lerwick for the annual fire festival.
A Scotsman who shares his name with Donald Trump’s newly appointed chief strategist has been bombarded with abusive messages online.
Rape victims must not feel that raising a civil case is their only option for justice, Nicola Sturgeon has said.
David Goodwillie and David Robertson rape ruling: Woman describes “long, harrowing journey” for justice
A woman has welcomed a judge's ruling which found she was raped by two former Dundee United footballers after they avoided a criminal trial.
A puppy is recovering from life-saving emergency surgery after she swallowed an 8in (20cm) kitchen knife.
A public Christmas tree in Glasgow has been tragically fenced off – but people are taking a stand with tinsel
Monks who brew the sickly sweet, caffeine-loaded Buckfast tonic wine are flush after selling more of the stuff than ever before, according to the latest stats.
Breast cancer sufferers in Scotland have been denied routine access to an "innovative treatment" that is available to patients south of the border.
Nicola Sturgeon has pledged her government will continue its commitment to colleges as she officially opened a new institution built on the site of a former whisky bottling plant.