Spectacular unveiling for Kelpies

A new cultural landmark has been officially unveiled with a pyrotechnic light show.

18 Apr 2014 8.01am

Church goes online to recruit young

Young people have been challenged to become ministers in the Church of Scotland's first social media Easter recruitment drive.

18 Apr 2014 1.01am

Kelpies launched in blaze of glory

Scotland's newest cultural landmark has been officially unveiled with a pyrotechnic light show.

17 Apr 2014 11.02pm

Pickles approves 59 allotment sales

Communities Secretary Eric Pickles has approved 59 applications by councils to sell allotment sites to make way for development, it has emerged.

18 Apr 2014 9.02am

Boy, 14, charged with rape of girl

A 14-year-old boy will appear in court today in connection with a serious sexual assault on a 10-year-old girl.

18 Apr 2014 9.02am

Briton, 18, dies in Syria conflict

The 18-year-old nephew of a former Guantanamo detainee has been killed in conflict in Syria.

18 Apr 2014 9.02am

Goldberg column backs marijuana

Whoopi Goldberg has said she loves her marijuana-vapourising pen.

18 Apr 2014 1.02am

What are you trying to say, Ozzy?

Ozzy Osbourne and Lady Gaga's songs leave fans scratching their heads - the singers have topped a poll of acts whose lyrics people find most ...

18 Apr 2014 1.01am

Loach and Leigh vie for Palme d'Or

Veteran directors Ken Loach and Mike Leigh will go head to head for one of cinema's most coveted prizes a t this year's Cannes Film Festival.

17 Apr 2014 3.03pm

Iran president offers olive branch

Iran's president has underscored his moderate policies and outreach to the West during a military parade marking the country's National Army Day.

18 Apr 2014 8.02am

'15 killed' in Everest avalanche

Six local guides have been killed and nine more are missing after an avalanche swept a route used to scale the world's highest peak, a Nepalese ...

18 Apr 2014 5.01am

Sub scours ocean for missing jet

A robotic submarine has headed back down into the depths of the Indian Ocean to scour the sea floor for any trace of the missing Malaysian jet, as ...

18 Apr 2014 4.00am