More than 30 delegates from fellow Unesco cities of design are set to in Dundee to delve into the history of the city.
A Dundee man has appeared in connection following a near-24-hour alleged standoff with police on the Hilltown.
First Minister Nicola Sturgeon joked she would "soldier on" after popular nationalist blogger Wings Over Scotland called for her to stand down.
The SNP accused the Chancellor of stumping up a "pre-election bribe" following the launch of the UK government's spending review.
It might still be more than a month until Santa visits, but hundreds of Dundee residents still decked the streets for the annual Christmas lights switch-on.
Dundee rocker Kyle Falconer has been nominated for a top music prize.
An English-born Conservative has said the "true mask of nationalism has slipped" after a political rival posted a video threatening to send him homeward.
The shadow chancellor John McDonnell has claimed the SNP are "Tories" as he ruled out forming a coalition with the party in the event of a hung parliament.
Cheers of applause rang around the usually quiet confines of Dundee City Council's chamber on Thursday after a licence decision for a controversial waterfront restaurant was deferred.
A man accused of murdering a Dundee father told police he discovered his alleged victim’s body face down in his hallway, but went back to bed for hours before calling 999.