Organisations helping women who have suffered domestic abuse are to get extra cash to help with the increase in demand for services during the coronavirus pandemic.
One year after Scotland’s largest climate strike, more than 65% of adults still believe climate change is an immediate and urgent problem, according to a new survey.
The Scottish Government should adopt “common sense” improvements to coronavirus tracking proposed by an expert in public health, the Scottish Liberal Democrats leader has said.
The latest Covid-19 figures for Scotland show three more confirmed coronavirus patients have died, including one in Aberdeen.
The latest Covid-19 figures for Scotland show three more confirmed coronavirus patients have died, bringing the total number of deaths under that measure to 2,505.
Aberdeen chiefs have warned a national lockdown would spell disaster for Aberdeen - with one claiming it would prove the "kiss of death" for businesses in the city.
A north-east teacher has spoken of his frustration at the lack of clarity over singing lessons amid the Covid-19 pandemic.
Nicola Sturgeon has called on the Prime Minister to convene an emergency meeting this weekend to discuss what further steps are needed to combat the rising number of coronavirus cases.
A further 10 people have been diagnosed with coronavirus in the past 24 hours in the north-east.
An Edinburgh Rugby academy player who breached coronavirus rules by attending a house party has tested positive for Covid-19.
Nicola Sturgeon has warned “hard but necessary” decisions may be needed in the coming days to prevent another national lockdown.
The Scottish Government will back new laws being put forward by a Labour MSP aimed at improving protection for shop staff.
The Scottish Government is facing fresh calls to introduce mandatory coronavirus testing for air passengers amid claims jobs could be lost at Aberdeen International Airport.
Solar panels are being fitted to the homes of residents living in a north-east town.
Travellers coming into Scotland from Slovenia and Guadeloupe will need to self-isolate for 14 days on their return, it has been announced.
Justice Secretary Humza Yousaf is being urged to make clear if the Scottish Government will change controversial new hate crime legislation before the end of Holyrood’s October break.
A further 13 people have been diagnosed with coronavirus in the north-east in the past 24 hours.
More than 100 people have been told to self-isolate as a result of the Protect Scotland coronavirus contact tracing app, according to the First Minister.
Fewer than a third of Scots believe an independence referendum should be a priority for the Scottish Government, according to a new poll.
Work to upgrade or replace a number of Aberdeen nurseries is progressing ahead of the delayed expansion of early learning and childcare hours.
Community groups have been given the opportunity to take over local projects with £1.6 million of funding from the Scottish Land Fund.
The Scottish Government has announced £4 million in funding to speed up the roll-out of 5G across the country.
More funding has been announced to help families in fuel poverty install insulation and energy-efficient heating systems.
Talks have taken place with the aviation sector over a pilot scheme to test passengers arriving at airports for coronavirus, Transport Secretary Michael Matheson has told MSPs.
First Minister Nicola Sturgeon has said she has “huge sympathy” for relatives unable to see loved ones in care homes.
A further 16 people have been diagnosed with coronavirus in the past 24 hours in the north-east.
Education Secretary John Swinney has warned there is a “very real risk” that plans to hold exams could be disrupted again next year.
Action is needed now to prevent a rise in coronavirus deaths in the coming weeks, Nicola Sturgeon has said.
Campaigners have gathered outside the Scottish Parliament to call for care home visiting restrictions to be eased.
The Scottish economy contracted 19.4% in the second quarter of the year, the latest figures show.