Primary schoolchildren are consuming up to eight energy drinks a day, teachers have warned.
Nicola Sturgeon is under pressure from factions in her party backing rival strategies for winning independence.
A drinks body has called for Labour to abandon its plans for a new alcohol tax.
Nicola Sturgeon has been told by Alex Salmond to focus on winning independence as he warned her government against re-opening the harassment investigation.
Ministers in Edinburgh will consider on Thursday whether to launch a round-the-clock emergency room for coping with no-deal Brexit.
An independent Scotland could halve its deficit within five years of breaking away from the UK, says the Finance Secretary.
Nicola Sturgeon returns to London on Monday to try and build support for stopping Brexit.
SNP members in Fife have called for the leadership to accelerate an independent Scotland’s move to a new currency.
Online retailers should be slapped with an “Amazon tax” to save Scotland’s beleaguered high streets, says a Tory MSP.
Sanctions should be considered for health chiefs displaying the “total incompetence” witnessed in a Tayside executive’s bungled pay-out, says a former minister.