'Benefits Scotland' was rejected as the name of the country’s new Dundee-based welfare agency after focus groups found it too stigmatising.
More Scots are being forced to apply for crisis grants to help feed their families and heat their homes, it has emerged.
Almost half of those in receipt of Universal Credit chose the Scottish Government’s alternative payment options when offered.
More Scots are being forced to ask for emergency aid to help with the cost of feeding their families and heating their homes, with six council areas across the country seeing applications for crisis grants rise by 30% or more.
A heartbroken Fife couple who were left sitting in a corridor for 20 minutes after learning they had lost their unborn baby have praised NHS Fife for making changes.
About 100 Dundee workers are set to deliver the first payments under Scotland’s new welfare system today.
A report on the future of Fife’s school estate has sparked debate among local politicians.
Thousands of people have gathered in glorious sunshine in Kirkcaldy on Saturday to celebrate the second ever Fife Pride event.
Colleges in Dundee and Fife have some of the biggest maintenance backlogs in the country, according to an Audit Scotland report.
Abertay University has been hailed after becoming the first Scottish university to lower its admissions requirements for those from disadvantaged backgrounds.