At least 80,000 people are expected to descend on Perth today as the Fair City Christmas lights are switched on.
Train strikes affecting two of the country’s biggest rail operators will cause disruption for travellers heading to several high-profile events on Saturday.
US intelligence officials have concluded that Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman ordered the killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi, a US official said.
Searchers have found a missing submarine deep in the Atlantic a year after it disappeared with 44 crewmen aboard, the Argentinian navy has said.
Mexico’s interim coach Ricardo Ferretti admitted his side would have to improve before next week’s second meeting with Argentina after suffering a 2-0 defeat in Cordoba.
Captain Andy Robertson insists every player in the much-changed Scotland squad will be up to speed for the Nations League double-header against Albania and Israel.
Republic of Ireland boss Martin O’Neill has admitted 2018 has been a deeply disappointing 12 months for his team.
More than 1,000 people are now on a list of those unaccounted for following a deadly Northern California wildfire – but authorities have stressed it does not mean all of them are missing.
Ramiro Funes Mori’s first-half header and a late own goal from Isaac Brizuel were enough for Argentina to cruise to a 2-0 win over Mexico in their international friendly in Cordoba.
The Duke of Sussex has called for HIV testing to be seen as “completely normal and accessible” in a new video marking this year’s National HIV Testing Week.