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John Swinney has said he has a “relentless focus” on improving the education system in Scotland, despite concerns being raised over standardised assessments.
Scotland’s councils should all rule out introducing the workplace parking levy, a trade union has said.
Police investigating an armed robbery at a dental practice have released images of a man they want to trace.
A woman who a teenager accused of murder blames for the death of a six-year-old girl felt “jealous and threatened” by her, a court has heard.
Health campaigners are calling on the Government to fix a “clear timetable” for outlawing alcohol sponsorship in the sports and music industry.
More than 100 mental health staff have been hired across Scotland’s public sector since the start of the year.
A scheme designed to help businesses develop and grow has been criticised by MSPs over its “lack of accountability and transparency”.
A special Holyrood committee set up to probe how misconduct allegations against former first minister Alex Salmond were handled is to meet for the first time.
A number of people have been treated for smoke inhalation after a double decker bus caught fire in Aberdeenshire.
A number of Scottish salmon farms have been raided as part of an investigation into whether they have breached EU laws which ban cartels, according to reports.
An independent Scotland would seek to be a “close ally” of other European nations, in contrast to the “isolationism that characterises Brexit”, Nicola Sturgeon has claimed.
A beach and harbour area have been closed off after a suspected oil spill in Fife.
MSPs have passed the Scottish Government’s proposals on income tax rates for the coming financial year by 61 votes to 52.
The death of a woman who is believed to have fallen from a tower block in Glasgow is being treated as suspicious.
Having an attentive partner can significantly improve your long-term health and even life expectancy, new research suggests.
Scotland’s economic growth in 2018 was the second-highest of any UK region, with only London growing more, according to academic estimates.
A no-deal Brexit could see unemployment north of the border increase by about 100,000, Scotland’s Constitutional Relations Secretary has told MSPs.
Police are appealing for information about a vehicle which they believe was used during a shooting in Glasgow.
Lawyers representing Rangers Football Club and Sports Direct boss Mike Ashley are waiting for a judge to make decisions on the latest stage of a High Court dispute centred on merchandise deals.
A teenager accused of raping and murdering six-year-old Alesha MacPhail has told a court he would “never do something like that”.
A teenager accused of raping and murdering a six-year-old girl claims he lost his clothes in the sea after a court heard his DNA was recovered from the waistband of jogging trousers found on the shore.
House building in Scotland has fallen behind England because of different planning policies, MSPs have been told.
DNA matching a teenage boy accused of raping and murdering a six-year-old girl was found on her body and clothes, a court has heard.
People who use prescription medication will be reminded to ensure it does not impair their ability to drive, as a move to crack down on drug-driving is considered by MSPs.
More than 500 patients spent more than eight hours in A&E in the first full week of February – with 139 patients there for 12 hours or more.
A new response system for the Scottish Ambulance Service (SAS) has saved 1,182 more patients in the first year since it was launched, according to an evaluation.
The unemployment rate in Scotland has dropped to a record low of 3.5% according to figures published by the Office for National Statistics (ONS).
Nicola Sturgeon has accused critics of her international trips of “the worst possible parochialism and provincialism”.
More than a quarter of females have missed either work or school because of period poverty, a new survey has revealed.
The UK Government’s aim to end freedom of movement after Brexit is a “self-defeating” measure, according to Nicola Sturgeon.