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.
Farmers in Tayside and Fife have led the backlash against a “ridiculous” plan to issue only 2,500 visas a year to overseas pickers.
Patients had to wait more than two months on average for a hospital appointment in Tayside, official figures show.
Senior figures in education, tourism and government vowed to increase the spread of Gaelic during a summit in Perth.
More lives will be lost because of “ridiculous” delays to a new training programme in the Scottish Government’s suicide prevention strategy, says a Dundee campaigner.
An MSP has called for a review into how public money is spent on chief executive pay-offs following confusion over Lesley McLay’s exit package.