Michael Alexander speaks to Dundee-raised senior Foreign and Commonwealth Office official Roddy Drummond who has been on a fact-finding mission to Scotland - and found time to visit his home city - ahead of taking up a new post in the Persian Gulf.
Scotland has the highest rate of drug related death in Europe, shocking new statistics have shown.
An army of wee Oor Wullies are set to join the full cast of sculptures across Dundee as part of a national fundraiser for sick kids.
Music lovers will soon have the chance to hear two of the best-preserved examples of rare pipe organs in Scotland.
The first community fridge in Dundee has opened its doors.
Sinister graffiti seemingly calling for the decapitation of council staff is "beyond belief", according to a trade union boss.
The firm set to bring the UK's biggest electric bike sharing scheme to Dundee has promised a charging station will not impinge on a pub's outdoor seating area.
Dozens of NHS staff have lodged bullying and harassment claims with NHS Tayside, new figures show.
A holistic approach is required to help free drug users "entrenched" in their addictions, the Sheriff sitting in Scotland's only drugs court has said.
Union chiefs have slammed the "inconceivable" decision of NHS Tayside to confirm backdated pay increases for healthcare assistants who are members of Unison, while leaving others as they were.