Greek singer Demis Roussos dies

Renowned Greek singer Demis Roussos, a household name in the 1970s and 1980s across Europe and beyond, has died in Athens at the age of 68, a ...

26 Jan 2015 6.42pm

Indie rockers Placebo announce Aberdeen concert

BRITPOP favourites Placebo are to perform at Aberdeen’s Music Hall in March.

Stars press PM over Syrian refugees

A host of celebrities have written an open letter to David Cameron calling on Britain to do more to help Syria's refugees find safety in the UK.

26 Jan 2015 4.22am

Pair treated amid botulism scare

Health officials are investigating two new probable cases of botulism in people who inject drugs.

26 Jan 2015 8.59pm

Barrhead Travel to create 100 jobs

Scotland's largest independent travel company is to create 100 jobs in a £1 million expansion.

26 Jan 2015 7.54pm

Police launch murder investigation

A murder investigation has been launched following the disappearance of a 67-year-old man.

26 Jan 2015 7.54pm

Labour calls for NHS frontline fund

Labour leader Jim Murphy has called on the Scottish Government to include an NHS frontline fund in its spending plans for the year ahead.

26 Jan 2015 7.54pm

Church of Scotland minister to quit

An Inverness minister has announced he will leave the Church of Scotland over a series of "unbiblical" decisions by the Kirk.

26 Jan 2015 7.54pm

Australia knighthood for Philip

The Duke of Edinburgh has been awarded a Knighthood by Australia.

26 Jan 2015 5.35am

'Moratorium needed' over fracking

A moratorium on fracking is needed amid concerns over local environmental risks and climate change, a committee of MPs has demanded.

26 Jan 2015 4.22am

C of E greets first woman bishop

The Church of England's first female bishop will be consecrated today.

26 Jan 2015 4.22am

Abuse level revealed by Clare's Law

The abusive pasts of more than 1,300 violent partners have been revealed under a scheme rolled out nationally less than a year ago, figures obtained ...

26 Jan 2015 4.22am

Smoke in cockpit on easyJet flight

An easyJet flight on route to Bristol had to be diverted after smoke was reported in the cockpit.

26 Jan 2015 4.22am

Jews 'facing demons of intolerance'

Film director Steven Spielberg has warned a group of Holocaust survivors that Jews are again facing the "perennial demons of intolerance" from ...

26 Jan 2015 9.04pm

IS forces pushed out of Syrian town

Kurdish fighters backed by intense US-led air strikes pushed Islamic State entirely out of a key Syrian town today.

26 Jan 2015 7.57pm

'At least' 10 dead as jet crashes

A Greek F-16 fighter jet crashed into other planes on the ground during Nato training in Spain, killing at least 10 people.

26 Jan 2015 7.57pm

Merkel in call against intolerance

Chancellor Angela Merkel says Germans today have a responsibility to speak out against intolerance, with the guilt and shame of the Holocaust still ...

26 Jan 2015 7.57pm

Prison cells of radicals raided

The Paris prosecutor's office says authorities have found phones, USB flash drives and other equipment during searches of about 80 prison cells of ...

26 Jan 2015 7.57pm