A man who tried to murder a two-year-old boy while looking after him has been jailed for eight years and seven months.
Independence supporters are “delusional” if they expect a second Scottish referendum to take place in the near future, a former Scottish Government minister has said.
Maggie Chapman has been selected as the Scottish Greens’ top candidate ahead of next month’s European Parliament election.
The family of a man who died following a crash involving a car and an HGV on the A9 have paid tribute to a “much-loved husband, father and grandfather”.
Scotland’s Social Security Secretary has spoken of the challenges and opportunities ahead as she marked a year since Holyrood approved legislation to see the introduction of a new benefits system north of the border.
A major wildfire in Scotland could be one of the largest seen in the UK for years, according to firefighters.
There were “missed opportunities” to stop the abuse of a vulnerable woman before she was murdered, an independent review has found.
The “enormous” potential of the Five Eyes alliance to work together to improve cyber security has been hailed by an intelligence chief as he attended a major conference.
A generation of pupils are at risk of having their education compromised because the number of subjects they can study is reducing, academics have warned.
Nicola Sturgeon will push ahead with plans for a second Scottish independence referendum within the next two years if the UK quits the European Union.