Two Tayside and Fife authors hope to raise the region’s cultural profile abroad after being picked to showcase Scottish literature.
A final shortlist of six designs for Scotland’s baby box initiative has been unveiled at Dundee University by the minister for childcare and early years, Mark McDonald.
Beaches across Tayside and Fife are on track to improve their bathing water quality standards by 2017 but two remain "poor".
A Black watch war hero jailed for one of Scotland’s most infamous murders has been thwarted in his plans to break out of a high security prison using a power tool.
Thousands of Tayside families are clamouring to enrol their children in the area’s best performing schools, with some youngsters travelling over 30 miles each day to schools outside their catchment areas.
University staff in Tayside and Fife are taking strike action in an increasingly bitter dispute over pay.
Hundreds of protesters have gathered in Glasgow and Edinburgh to voice their anger over the EU referendum result.