Nicola Sturgeon has met parents who are among the first to be given Scotland’s new baby grant.
We’re well and truly into the festive season now, and it’s about time to wrap up the last bits of Christmas shopping (or, for those less organised among us, start it).
Retail stocks tumbled after Asos warned full-year profits will be lower, blaming a “significant deterioration” in November trading.
A powerful bomb has exploded outside private Greek television station Skai, causing extensive damage but no injuries.
Police Scotland have launched an investigation after two motorbikes were stolen from an address in Arbroath.
Pep Guardiola has dismissed suggestions his side’s Carabao Cup trip to Leicester this week could hand Liverpool an advantage in the title race.
Strictly Come Dancing’s Faye Tozer has confirmed fellow contestants Joe Sugg and Dianne Buswell are in a relationship after the pair teased they were an item.
Carnoustie was the scene of a major emergency service response when a body washed up on the town's beach on Sunday.
Australia captain Tim Paine became embroiled in a sledging spat with India counterpart Virat Kohli on the fourth day of the second Test in Perth.
Workers at two Amazon distribution centres in Germany have gone on strike as part of a push for improved work conditions, leading to fears that Christmas orders may not arrive in time.