Lady Fraser of Carmyllie received an MBE for her services to charity in Edinburgh on Tuesday.
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.
Brexit could make the process of extraditing criminals to and from the UK "slower and more cumbersome", Scotland's senior law officer has warned.
Dundee-born athlete Liz McColgan will renew a long-distance rivalry when she takes on Zola Budd in next year's inaugural Stirling marathon.
Arguably the country's most iconic species, the Scottish wildcat is critically endangered and faces the very real threat of extinction.
A rare 17th-century map of the world found stuffed up a chimney in Aberdeen has been saved following intricate conservation work.
The skirl of the pipes drifted through the Croatian highlands as a Dundee piper from the 7th battalion Royal Regiment of Scotland - 7 Scots - put on several moving performances during Exercise Sava Star attended by The Courier.
MSPs have unanimously approved the appointment of Scotland's top legal officers.
Perth will turn back the clock this weekend to celebrate the 750th anniversary of the Treaty of Perth.
Amid concerns about the impact of concussion on children, World Rugby has criticised claims in a study calling for tackling and scrums to be banned in school sport. Michael Alexander reports.