On one level, the finding is counter-intuitive.
IF you have not yet sent all your Christmas cards, or are still waiting for one from a far-flung friend or relative, you do not have many chances left - perhaps in more ways than one.
It's opening has been twice delayed, and it has cost more than £14m, but the gleaming new addition to one of Scotland's best known theatrical venues, the Theatre Royal in Glasgow, was finally opened to the public yesterday.
WE HAVE never been blind to the West Lothian Question, famously enunciated by Tam Dalyell.
For observers of Rangers, baffling twists have long been part of the story of the club's protracted decline.
In the social and cultural history of Scotland, today is an extraordinary day.
The language of accountancy can often appear dry and dull, but the latest report from Accountant in Bankruptcy (AiB), the Scottish Government agency that administers the process of bankruptcy and insolvency, is anything but.
Sex and relationship education has always been important, but in the modern age it is more important than ever.
IT came in at number 74 among the heads of agreement arrived at by the Smith Commission.
WHEN Sir William Burrell gave his remarkable collection of art to the people of Glasgow in 1944, it was an act of generosity in a very different world to the one facing us today.
WHAT is it with our Governments and major projects, particularly those involving information technology?
Historians might one day tell us if the Queen did "purr", as David Cameron alleged, on hearing the result of Scotland's referendum.
In 1898 Rudyard Kipling, the laureate of imperialism, wrote to Theodore Roosevelt, the future President of the United States, urging him to show leadership on "the Philippines question".
The idea of one day being able to land on Mars has come one giant step closer for mankind.
Angela Constance says she wants to accelerate efforts to improve attainment in schools and will listen to all those in the education community.
The Edinburgh trams fiasco continues to astonish.