Independent Scots shopkeepers are being encouraged to stop selling energy drinks to children as momentum in support of stricter controls on the caffeine-packed products gathers pace.
Ask anyone to name their favourite teacher, and rarely will they be left wanting for an answer.
Protected seals will return to areas populated by offshore windfarms, a new study has found.
Scotland produced a record amount of renewable energy in the first three months of this year, with enough power generated to supply almost nine out of 10 homes.
Nearly three-quarters of Scotland’s trunk road workers say they have had their lives endangered or been abused by motorists, according to a new survey.
A pharmacy dispenser who moaned and grinded against workbenches, and simulated oral sex with an ice lolly in the chemist where he worked, was given a chance to take part in a group work programme for sex offenders – or be jailed.
Party leaders have joined forces to support a charity's global poverty appeal.
A shocking new study has revealed enough alcohol to take an adult up to the recommended weekly limit can be purchased for just £2.52.
Police hunting a man over the attempted murder of two officers in a hit-and-run have released an image of the suspect.
Actress Joanna Lumley has got the barrel rolling on a unique charity challenge.