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LISTEN: Warning Against "Barbie Doll Drug"

LISTEN: Warning Against "Barbie Doll Drug"

A perfect tan in a syringe, but at what cost?

Salmond Hints At Labour Vote Deal

Salmond Hints At Labour Vote Deal

Alex Salmond has hinted that the SNP would be prepared to set aside the convention that its MPs do not vote on laws that only affe…

4% House Price Increase Forecast

4% House Price Increase Forecast

House prices in Scotland will increase by 4% next year, a new report predicts.

Funding Blow Forces Closure of Caledonia Youth

Funding Blow Forces Closure of Caledonia Youth

An Edinburgh charity, which has provided support to young people for 46 years, is to close its doors blaming a lack of funding.

Renewables Match Fossil Fuel Power

Renewables Match Fossil Fuel Power

Electricity generated from renewables in Scotland has matched that produced from fossil fuels for the first time.

Jack And Emily Top Baby Names List

Jack And Emily Top Baby Names List

Jack and Emily were the most popular baby names in 2014, according to the National Records of Scotland (NRS).

Sturgeon's Twitter Followers Surge

Sturgeon's Twitter Followers Surge

Nicola Sturgeon's followers on Twitter have more than tripled this year, according to a social network monitor.

NHS Lothian Spends £26.6m on Agency Staff

NHS Lothian Spends £26.6m on Agency Staff

Forth News can reveal that NHS Lothian spent a record £26.6m pounds hiring agency staff last year which is significantly more tha…

MSPs Debate New Welfare Powers

MSPs Debate New Welfare Powers

New welfare powers earmarked for devolution by the Smith Commission will be the focus of the final Holyrood debate before the Chri…

Dugdale Faces Sturgeon At FMQ's

Dugdale Faces Sturgeon At FMQ's

Labour's new Scottish deputy leader will take on Nicola Sturgeon at First Minister's Questions for the first time today.

Scottish Conservatives Propose Tax Cut for Home Buyers

Scottish Conservatives Propose Tax Cut for Home Buyers

Tories want tax cut on houses up to £500,000

More Tourist Attractions Helping People with Hearing Loss

More Tourist Attractions Helping People with Hearing Loss

Action on Hearing Loss Scotland carried out 'mystery visits' at popular attractions

Public Enquiry into Historic Cases of Child Abuse in Care

Public Enquiry into Historic Cases of Child Abuse in Care

The Scottish Government's announced the probe to 'fully understand what happened'

Police Issue CCTV Image Over Dunfermline Attack

Police Issue CCTV Image Over Dunfermline Attack

Police have issued CCTV footage of a man they want to speak to in connection with an assault in Dunfermline.

Police Warn Domestic Abusers

Police Warn Domestic Abusers

Scotland's most senior police officer has urged domestic abusers to "think again'' about the impact of their crimes on their famil…

Female Employment Hits Record High

Female Employment Hits Record High

The number of women in work has reached a record high, while the number of jobless young people is at its lowest level for five ye…

Midwives Abortion Ruling Overturned

Midwives Abortion Ruling Overturned

The UK's highest court has overturned a ruling made in favour of two Catholic midwives who object to any involvement in abortion p…

LISTEN: Scots Have Highest Level Of Council Tax Debt In UK

LISTEN: Scots Have Highest Level Of Council Tax Debt In UK

Scots have the highest level of council tax arrears in the UK, according to a charity.

Scots Have Highest PayDay Loan Debt

Scots Have Highest PayDay Loan Debt

Scots have the highest level of council tax arrears and payday loan debts in the UK, according to debt charity figures.

Property Prices Nearing 2008 Peak

Property Prices Nearing 2008 Peak

The property market in Scotland has recuperated as the average price of a home increased in October following ``uncertainty'' link…

Sixteen Scottish Clare's Law Referrals Made So Far

Sixteen Scottish Clare's Law Referrals Made So Far

Sixteen Scottish referrals have been made to the new pilot domestic abuse disclosure scheme: 10 in Ayrshire and 6 in Aberdeen.

Tax Authority Boss Faces Grilling

Tax Authority Boss Faces Grilling

The head of Revenue Scotland will face questions from two Holyrood committees today after a critical report on the progress of the…

Sales Down Despite Black Friday

Sales Down Despite Black Friday

Sales figures dipped in November despite a Black Friday boost at the end of the month, according to a new report.

Murphy Hands Roles To Labour Rivals

Murphy Hands Roles To Labour Rivals

Scottish Labour Leader Jim Murphy shuffles his team

Finance Changing Food Buying

Finance Changing Food Buying

Almost half of Scots say they have made changes to their eating or food-buying habits in the last six months for financial reasons…

2014 - Scotland's Year In The Headlines

2014 - Scotland's Year In The Headlines

The World Cup in Brazil, Ebola and the Scottish independence referendum where some of the biggest trends and news stories UK users…

Everyone To Move In Murphy Shake-Up

Everyone To Move In Murphy Shake-Up

Scottish Labour's new leader Jim Murphy has said he plans to move every single member of his shadow cabinet in a reshuffle.

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