A bid to kit out pupils in hooded tops so they could be "easily identified" on a school trip has been quashed by Perth and Kinross Council.
A sheriff has ruled that the death of Fife woman admitted to hospital with suspected swine flu at the height of the 2009 pandemic could not have been avoided.
A higher percentage of Dundee children are in care than almost anywhere else in Scotland, a new report has shown.
Scotland have effectively written off the 2011 RBS Six Nations only two games in and are aiming at experimentation for the future.
Parents of pupils at Madras College in St Andrews have demanded faster progress in bringing its replacement to fruition.
Fraudsters targeted two Dundee businesses with a sophisticated skimming scam, leaving an unsuspecting cash machine user with an empty account.
Prince William's marriage to university sweetheart Kate Middleton may still be months away but it is fair to say St Andrews has already been gripped by wedding fever.
Work on a £9 million project to transform a historic Dundee building into a landmark hotel could start before the end of the year, developers say.
The daughter of a Fife Council care home resident has hit out at moves to privatise the service, branding the SNP/Lib Dem administration uncaring.
Coming up with a fitting way to mark a 600th birthday is not something that routinely crosses the minds of many of us. If it did, the problem of how to squeeze all the requisite candles on to the cake would surely be the least of our troubles.