Non-existent babies fraudster’s £1 repayment order

A court hears he claimed £34,380 in benefits by registering fake births but cannot repay the money.

Andy Halliday: Rangers midfielder goes on loan to Gabala in Azerbaijan

Rangers midfielder Andy Halliday will spend next season on loan at Azerbaijani side Gabala.

Edinburgh Airport: ‘We were held on the plane for an hour’

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Masked men ‘with gun’ raid house in Robroyston

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Industrious ants in Cairngorms National Park

Video shows industrious Scottish wood ants hard at work on a huge hill in Glen Tanar Estate.

‘Major concern’ at Scottish hen harrier decline

Numbers of the bird in Scotland have fallen by 9% since 2010 according to the latest national survey.

MSPs to question Fergus Ewing over farm payout ‘failures’

MSPs on a Holyrood committee will question Rural Economy Secretary Fergus Ewing on EU farm payment delays.

David Mundell says Tory-DUP funding deal is ‘transparent’

In an interview with BBC Scotland, Scottish Secretary David Mundell defended the UK government's approach.

Grenfell cladding found in Edinburgh Napier University halls of residence

Edinburgh Napier University orders repairs to be carried out to one of its residential buildings.

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