Teen arrested over schoolgirl ‘sex attack’

Police say a teenage boy has been arrested in connection with the alleged sexual assault in Bannockburn.

Rescuers encountered snow drifts 7m deep in Monadhliath

Cairngorm Mountain Rescue Team had gone to the aid of three workmen in a vehicle stuck in deep snow.

Row as ‘sexting’ MSP gets £7,000 golden goodbye

Mark McDonald resigned over sexual misconduct allegations and will receive a quarter of his salary.

Alex McLeish: New Scotland boss hopes to get Tartan Army ‘onside’

Alex McLeish insists he is the "right man" for the Scotland job and hopes he can bring dissenting fans round to that view.

Man guilty of murdering Scottish tour guide in Lapland

Karel Frybl will serve a mandatory life sentence in prison for killing Rebecca Johnson, from Fife.

The papers: Outcry over ‘golden goodbye’

Mark McDonald received a £7,000 pay-out after quitting as childcare minister, according to The Herald.

Parents speak of newborn death heartbreak after fatal accident inquiry

Nevaeh Stewart died three-and-a-half hours after she was born, and an inquiry ruled more could have been done.

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Man in court after Dundee woman’s hand severed

Stephen Brisbane is charged with cutting off the 62-year-old woman's hand with a knife at her home.

Thundersnow and lightning hits west of Scotland

A band of snow and lightning has swept across parts of the west coast of Scotland.

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