Pubs, clubs, restaurants and off-sales across Tayside and Fife are facing "chaos" because nearly half of all individuals due to renew their licence to sell alcohol failed to meet the deadline.
The sustainability of Scottish universities funding could "quickly unravel" under rumoured plans to cut tuition fees in the rest of the UK, education chiefs have warned.
Scots academics are being recruited by online 'essay mills' to produce assignments for desperate students, despite pleas by university bosses to crack down on contract cheating.
The public auction of Maggie's Penguin Parade sculptures raised enough to fund the charity's Dundee centre for a full year.
Authorities are attempting to fix safety concerns about a school networking app months after they were first warned of problems.
A leading expert has urged the Scottish Government to delay a looming renewal of personal liquor licences or risk throwing the industry into "complete meltdown".
Licensing bodies have moved to "crisis planning" over a looming deadline to renew liquor permits which could leave thousands of Tayside firms in chaos, according to a leading trade expert.
A leading licensing expert has warned of potential job losses due to a looming national permit "meltdown" which could affect thousands of businesses across Tayside and Fife.
Education Scotland is facing "very difficult questions" after being forced to order a hard reset of all passwords across its national digital learning platform following a major security breach.
School teachers say they have been silenced after trying for more than a year to raise the alarm over suspended social networking tool Yammer.