Managers at a Fife nursing home had "no previous concerns" about a care worker accused of drinking alcohol on the job and verbally abusing an elderly woman.
A Fife care worker is facing allegations that she drank alcohol on the job and verbally abused an elderly woman.
Fire crews are battling a major fire which ripped through the roof of a derelict hospital on the outskirts of Dundee.
Glenrothes residents heard up to 20 explosions after a fire broke out in a derelict paper factory.
A baby who was taken to hospital with serious head fractures only survived through "luck", a trial heard.
A baby who was allegedly hit and put inside a moving tumble dryer had injuries similar to a car crash victim, a trial has heard.
A man accused of putting a baby in a moving tumble dryer told her teenage mother that suffocation was a good way to get children to sleep, a court has heard.
A Dundee animal centre is urging would-be pet owners to consider adopting a rescue rabbit following a spike in the numbers being abandoned.
Plans for 54 new homes have been given the go-ahead as part of the re-development of a former hospital on the outskirts of Dundee.
NHS Tayside has launched a new initiative to encourage staff and visitors to eat healthily when working or visiting hospitals.