An MSP on the Alex Salmond inquiry has said WhatsApp messages appearing to show Nicola Sturgeon’s husband backing police action against the former first minister should be investigated by his committee.
Alex Salmond is threatening legal action against the Scottish Government to prevent it from handing over evidence to the Holyrood inquiry investigating the handling of harassment claims against him.
A Super Puma helicopter which crashed into the North Sea would have sunk – ultimately killing more people – had it not been for the “brave” actions of the co-pilot to deploy floats, a fatal accident inquiry heard.
A desperate 999 call from a member of the public treating a dying victim of the Manchester Arena bombing was played on the second day of the public inquiry into the attack.
Salmond inquiry: Leslie Evans to be pressed on crucial question about the former first minister’s behaviour she declined to answer last time
There will be a feeling of deja vu when Scotland’s most senior civil servant, Leslie Evans, returns to the Salmond inquiry, but MSPs are hopeful she will be more forthcoming this time around.
Investigators ruled out gearbox failure in helicopter crash which killed four passengers, including north-east oil worker
A senior air accident investigator ruled out any suggestion of gearbox failure in a horror helicopter crash off Shetland.
North-east oil firm worker tells inquiry ‘rigorous’ survival training in Norway could have saved his life in helicopter tragedy
A survivor of the horror Shetland helicopter crash – in which four people died - claimed submersive training he undertook in Norway was “much more rigorous” than the UK equivalent.
A north-east woman has spoken of her hope that a government inquiry into endometriosis will help create a plan to “combat” the condition.
Brexit could diminish collaborative working between British and European partners around tackling online child sexual abuse and exploitation, an inquiry heard.
An Aberdeenshire MP has said a public inquiry into offshore helicopter travel is “not necessary” amid union concerns over safety.
A group of MPs have launched an inquiry into how to tackle the potential negative effects of social media on the mental health of young people.
The number of reported abuse cases at an Aberdeen children’s home run by nuns has jumped by more than 10% since an inquiry was launched.
A nun has admitted to an inquiry that she beat and force-fed children at orphanages.
Three sisters were beaten until they bled and called derogatory names on their first day at an Aberdeen orphanage, an inquiry has heard.
Organisations have outlined a six-point plan for the inquiry into the death of Aberdeen schoolboy Bailey Gwynne.
POLICE are looking to trace the occupants of a car in relation to an incident which involved a man and a woman speaking to a group of children in a North-east village.