Rugby legend and Motor Neurone Disease (MND) awareness campaigner Doddie Weir visited Dundee to see an Oor Wullie statue created in his honour.
A leading Monifieth campaigner says she is "absolutely delighted" after a new report called for Scottish children to be given greater protection against "inhuman" and "degrading" treatment.
A Dundee researcher said "liquefied" soil may have caused hundreds of deaths following the devastating earthquake and tsunami in Indonesia.
A man has been charged in connection with the murder of 10-year-old Kane Morris in Coupar Angus.
Boxer Mike Towell’s trainer allegedly considered withdrawing him from his final fight due to health concerns, an inquiry into his death has heard.
Boxer Mike Towell hid his history of seizures from doctors four months before his death, a hearing has heard.
Scotland's mountain rescue teams have accused national air support agencies of "casual disregard" for the safety of volunteers during dangerous missions.
A fire service chief has warned attacks on firefighters during Bonfire season will not be tolerated, saying the abuse experienced last year "beggars belief" .
Health Secretary Shona Robison has called for heads to roll after it was revealed NHS Tayside used money from donations to plug gaps in its finances.
The chairman of NHS Tayside has stepped down after the Scottish Government exercised powers of intervention in response to revelations the health board used money from donations to plug gaps in its finances.