A Labour councillor has said he believes £500,000 being sought to share best practice amongst Tayside schools would be better spent in the classroom.
Primary pupils who can already swim could lose out on lessons if Dundee councillors approve a new plan to focus on "non-swimmers".
Scottish violinist Nicola Benedetti was accompanied by hundreds of youths at the Festival of Strings Dundee.
A Dundee councillor has said he fears Menzieshill residents could be priced out of using their own community centre if is transferred out of local authority control.
Teachers in Scottish schools will only find out the full details of how this year's Higher history exam will be assessed today - nearly a quarter of the way through the school year.
Former First Minister Jack McConnell has admitted he doubted the ambitions for the V&A in Dundee could be realised, despite being the first politician to back the plans.
A Dundee councillor has demanded assurances that city residents are not being put at risk because firefighters are being drafted in to provide cover in Aberdeen.
NHS Tayside has said it intends to "work closely" with the Grampian and Highland health boards following reports the three could merge.
A senior Dundee councillor has said it will be "unacceptable" if no plans are in place to provide swimming lessons to primary pupils when schools return next month.
Dundee City Council has been accused of "misleading" parents over cuts to swimming lessons for primary school pupils.