Scottish health chiefs have been accused of failing to tackle the nation's drinking problem with the number of alcohol-related deaths spiralling to its worst level since 2010.
Hospitals in Tayside and Fife cancelled more than 70 operations in one month for reasons such as lack of space, equipment or staff.
A section of the Scottish Parliament was evacuated after the discovery of several suspicious packages on Tuesday morning.
Scottish childcare minister Mark McDonald has resigned over allegations about his private life.
Alex Salmond is launching his own television chat show next week, The Courier can reveal.
The future of Leuchars as the Army’s main base in Scotland has been thrown into doubt following the Defence Secretary’s resignation.
Nicola Sturgeon refused to commit to a full inquiry into custody arrangements in Scotland in the wake of the Sheku Bayoh death.
Nicola Sturgeon has paved the way for income tax rises as she today puts forward plans to fight “UK austerity”.
Theresa May swerved a call to name a date when the “cool people of Dundee” will benefit from an investment package worth up to £1.8bn.
Cancer deaths have gone up in Tayside and Fife amid a national fall, official figures show.