Primary schoolchildren are consuming up to eight energy drinks a day, teachers have warned.
Controls on Airbnb-style short-term lets are being considered by the Scottish Government amid concerns of antisocial behaviour and their impact on the housing market.
A former prime minister has slammed the reaction of the UK and Scottish governments following news Scotland had the highest drug death rate in the developed world.
A migrant worker scheme designed to prevent the collapse of a key Tayside and Fife industry is a “recipe for exploitation”, MPs were told.
Calls for a review into the fatal accident inquiry process have been made, four years on from the tragic M9 deaths of Lamara Bell and John Yuill.
There has been no impact on underage drinking as a result of minimum unit pricing in Scotland, a study has found.
Soldiers leaving the army should be fast-tracked into the police service, say the Scottish Conservatives.
The sustainability of Scottish universities funding could "quickly unravel" under rumoured plans to cut tuition fees in the rest of the UK, education chiefs have warned.
Theresa May has said she is willing to listen to Nicola Sturgeon's options for Scotland to have a different relationship with the European Union.
A drive to ensure more young people from poor backgrounds attend university must be matched by additional funding for places or middle-class students will be "squeezed out", according to the Scottish Conservatives.