People in Scotland's two largest cities have given around £2 million to an appeal raising money for those affected by the Nepal earthquake.
An eve-of-election opinion poll in Scotland has put support for the SNP at 45.9%.
Today is make-or-break time for all of the major national party leaders, with the result determining not only whether they will have a share in power for the next five years, but also whether they keep their jobs.
Britain goes to the ballot box today in the most uncertain General Election for decades, with no party on course to emerge a clear winner.
AN OFFSHORE worker is to be airlifted to hospital this evening from a North Sea vessel.
NINE men arrested after cocaine worth an estimated £500 million was seized from a boat off the coast of Aberdeen have appeared in court for the second time.
AN OIL worker has been airlifted to hospital after falling ill on a North Sea platform.
THIS is footage from the scene where specialist crews are assessing an "unknown substance" found at an Aberdeen flat.