Fife MSPs have called on ScotRail to introduce new trains as soon as they are available as fears rise passengers are unlikely to feel any benefit before the end of the year.
Rail bosses have been urged to make improving the standard of services their new year resolution.
Transport secretary Michael Matheson has told rail chiefs performance “must improve immediately” to meet standards expected by passengers and the Scottish Government, MSPs have heard.
MSP says Dundee residents need confidence “they can live without fear” after spike in violent and sexual crime
A North East MSP has said Dundonians need assurances that a "spike" in violent crime will not continue.
The Church of Scotland has condemned the perpetrators of an apparent anti-Catholic attack in Rosyth last week.
A powerful new film showing how professionals such as GPs, dentists, hairdressers and emergency workers can help spot the signs of domestic abuse has been unveiled in Fife.
Police Scotland has unveiled a new strategy for preventing children and young people from offending.
Police Scotland has revealed a new four-year plan aimed at improving the life chances of Scotland's children.
Community projects aimed at tackling sectarianism have been given more than £1 million of funding.
The Scottish Parliament election left the Labour Party with no Fife constituency seats for the first time since 1910.