Police Scotland have provoked ridicule after claiming this year's T in the Park and Scottish Cup final were examples of skilful policing.
Police searching for missing Fife serviceman Corrie McKeague have been unable to locate the 23-year-old's mobile phone, it has been reported.
Scottish football fans have voted overwhelmingly for the introduction of safe standing areas.
A leading figure from the world of children's dentistry has thrown her weight behind The Courier's campaign to ban energy drinks in schools.
A police probe into the shameful scenes which marred the Scottish Cup Final has been launched.