Teachers would demand refunds at taxpayer expense if they are slapped with new parking charges, says one of Scotland’s biggest unions.
A migrant worker scheme designed to prevent the collapse of a key Tayside and Fife industry is a “recipe for exploitation”, MPs were told.
Commuters will be greeted by price rises this week with last month’s rail chaos still fresh in the memory.
NHS Fife has seen the biggest increase in stress-related staff absence in Scotland, new figures show.
Primary schoolchildren are consuming up to eight energy drinks a day, teachers have warned.
Patients had to wait more than two months on average for a hospital appointment in Tayside, official figures show.
MPs are being warned against supporting laws that could cripple the regional press and allow politicians to “shackle publications they don’t like”.
Soldiers leaving the army should be fast-tracked into the police service, say the Scottish Conservatives.
Ministers have been accused of complacency over smoking after funding cuts coincided with a sharp decline in quit attempts.
Funding for councils over the last five years has been slashed by £100 for every person in Tayside and Fife, new research shows.