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'More powers' to boost productivity

Holyrood must be given the power to improve Scotland's productivity, infrastructure and innovation, business leaders will tell the commission tasked ...

21 Oct 2014 1.03am

NHS workers 'concerned at staffing'

NHS employees have raised concerns about staffing levels on more than 2,500 occasions in the past year, according to figures obtained by Labour.

20 Oct 2014 6.03pm

Under-10s treated for alcohol use

Up to 225 children under the age of 10 have been treated for alcohol-related injuries or illness in Scotland in the last three years, new figures ...

21 Oct 2014 1.03am

Uni staff support industrial action

University staff at a number of Scottish institutions have backed industrial action in a row over pensions.

20 Oct 2014 7.03pm

75mph winds and heavy rain forecast

Winds up to 75mph are expected to hit Scotland tomorrow as the remains of Hurricane Gonzalo pass over the country.

20 Oct 2014 6.03pm

Cancer nurse numbers 'reach peak'

The number of specialist adult cancer nurses in England has reached an all-time high, with more than 3,000 posts in the NHS, newly released figures ...

21 Oct 2014 1.04am

Salisbury on top ten cities list

An historic British town has made into a top 10 world cities' list chosen by travel guide Lonely Planet.

21 Oct 2014 1.04am

EU imposes more sanctions on Syria

Foreign Secretary Philip Hammond has hailed fresh EU sanctions against the Syrian regime, describing Bashar Assad as the "cause of instability and ...

21 Oct 2014 1.04am

Photographer Burri dies aged 81

Rene Burri, the Swiss photographer who captured iconic black and white images of Communist revolutionary Ernesto "Che" Guevara and artist Pablo ...

20 Oct 2014 9.05pm

Benghazi suspect pleads not guilty

A Libyan militant has pleaded not guilty to charges arising from the 2012 Benghazi attacks that killed four Americans, including US ambassador Chris ...

20 Oct 2014 7.06pm

Suspect hints at more victims

Police investigating the murder of seven women whose bodies were found in Indiana say the suspect has told them that he may have killed people going ...

20 Oct 2014 7.06pm

Delevingne makes young rich list

Model turned actress Cara Delevingne has become the highest new entry in an annual list of wealthy young stars.

21 Oct 2014 1.04am

Mike Read defends Ukip Calypso

Former Radio 1 DJ Mike Read has defended his Ukip Calypso as "simply a bit of fun" after some listeners took offence at his mock Caribbean accent.

20 Oct 2014 2.05pm

How Harry Potter star grew horns

Harry Potter star Daniel Radcliffe revealed how he listened to Radiohead to help him find his dark side for his new film Horns.

20 Oct 2014 10.05pm

East 17 star Brian Harvey turns up at Downing Street and demands meeting with Prime Minister

FORMER East 17 frontman Brian Harvey was spoken to by police officers today after turning up at Downing Street and demanding to speak to the Prime ...

Mike Read defends Ukip Calypso

Former Radio 1 DJ Mike Read has defended his Ukip Calypso as "simply a bit of fun" after some listeners took offence at his mock Caribbean accent.

20 Oct 2014 3.04pm