At least one candidate in the Tory leadership race will see their campaign come to an end on Thursday, when MPs hold the first ballot of the contest.
Public spending cuts may be needed to help deal with a possible Scottish budget shortfall of more than £1 billion, the Finance Secretary has warned MSPs.
Police seized £22,000 worth of heroin from a vehicle travelling through the Mearns.
Melbourne has been chosen as one of the latest testbeds for Uber’s helicopter-like flying ambitions which are due to set off with trials as soon as next year.
Motoring groups believe a drop in the number of roads police officers means many drivers are not deterred from using a mobile phone behind the wheel.
It is a long way from Darlington to Pebble Beach, especially if you have to go via China and Florida for good measure.
A fatal accident inquiry (FAI) is to be held into a helicopter crash which claimed four lives in 2013.
Skoda is trialing a new car-sharing scheme aimed at students who don’t want to commit to car ownership while they study.
UN experts are concerned that Sudan is sliding into a “human rights abyss” in the aftermath of the Sudanese security forces’ deadly break-up of the main protest sit-in in the capital, Khartoum.
BBC plans to make shows available on iPlayer for longer have been given provisional approval by regulator Ofcom.