Pupils from the most deprived parts of Tayside and Fife are less likely to pass highers than those living in more affluent areas, pass rates reveal.
Colleges in Dundee and Fife have some of the biggest maintenance backlogs in the country, according to an Audit Scotland report.
A Perthshire MSP has been criticised by Holyrood’s standards committee for forwarding on confidential information.
Scottish Government health secretary Shona Robison has been accused for using NHS Tayside bosses as "human shields" to deflect from her own performance.
Rail bosses will face tough questions about ‘stop skipping’ throughout Fife after the issue was raised at Holyrood.
A Perthshire politician has written to Scotland’s Transport Minister to call for a feasibility study into a direct rail link between Perth and Edinburgh.
The Named Person scheme hit another roadblock when a Holyrood committee stalled its progress.
A Perthshire politician has warned Perth and Kinross’ projected rising population will put a “significant strain” on the area’s infrastructure and housing.
The Scottish Government has come under pressure from MSPs to extend the number of days the Queensferry Crossing will be open to the public.
NHS Tayside has been slammed for having low levels of staffed beds at Perth Royal Infirmary.