New rules on school closures that come into force today will provide "important safeguards" for rural communities, learning minister Alasdair Allan ...
The opening preview for this year's Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo has "gone down a storm and wowed audiences", organisers said.
Thousands of hard-saving Scottish pensioners are worse off since the Tory-led government started cutting benefits, according to the SNP.
A man stabbed in the east end of Glasgow is in a serious condition, police say.
Health authorities have played down an Ebola scare at the Commonwealth Games after it emerged a Sierra Leone athlete was tested for the killer virus.
A five-year-old girl is dead after police say another five-year-old accidentally shot her.
A series of underground gas explosions have killed 20 people and injured 270 in Taiwan's second-largest city.
Spain's Supreme Court says it will consider an appeal of a rejected paternity suit filed against the recently abdicated King Juan Carlos.
Chart-toppers One Direction led the UK's global sales charge last year which ensured home-grown acts accounted for one in every eight artist albums ...
BENIDORM actor Kenny Ireland has died aged 68, following a battle with cancer.
Justin Bieber has seemingly taunted British actor Orlando Bloom after their reported altercation in Ibiza, posting a picture on his Instagram account ...
Radio 2 breakfast host Chris Evans has hit another audience high, with a new record number of listeners to his show.