Tayside and Fife could be hotter than the holiday resorts of Ibiza, Majorca and Cyprus this Easter Weekend as Mediterranean heat hits Scotland.
New figures show that employers across Tayside and Fife are mostly bucking a Scotland-wide trend which has seen an increase in the gender pay gap.
Some of the busiest roads in Tayside were forced to close on Wednesday as heavy snowfall and strong winds brought chaos to rural areas.
ScotRail's contract with the Scottish Government is under further pressure after passengers in Tayside and Fife bore the brunt of a string of rail cancellations on Tuesday.
Prime Minister Theresa May has failed in a fresh bid to get her Brexit Withdrawal Agreement backed by the House of Commons - on the day the UK was originally due to leave the European Union (EU).
Five people have been charged with a £12 million money laundering and VAT fraud operation, tax bosses have said.
Police Scotland have unearthed more than £2.3million worth of drugs at one address.
A famous steam engine made a visit through Tayside on Thursday.
Tayside and Fife is forecast to by hit heavy snow this weekend.
A forecaster has issued three weather warnings across Tayside and Fife as snowfall returns to Scotland.