The British National Party has expelled former leader Nick Griffin for allegedly "trying to cause disunity" in a bid to destabilise the organisation.
Almost 100,000 people have signed a petition demanding that the pre-referendum promise of further devolution for the Scottish Parliament is delivered with no strings attached.
A fatal accident inquiry (FAI) will not be held in to the deaths of three crewmen who lost their lives when their tug boat sank almost seven years ago.
Armed robbers used two vehicles to escape after a raid on a jewellery arcade in which almost £200,000 worth of watches were stolen, police have revealed.
The Queen is looking for a cleaner to oversee the removal of chewing gum at one of her royal palaces.
A group of student vets has opened a new charity clinic offering free health care for dogs belonging to homeless people.
Police Scotland have performed a U-turn on their controversial policy of having armed officers respond to routine incidents amid mounting criticism from both the public and politicians.
Newly-installed speed cameras on one of Scotland's busiest roads could provide environmental gains as well as improving road safety, MSPs have been told.
AC/DC rocker Malcolm Young, who recently left the band due to ill-health, is suffering from dementia.
The first day of the paperless car tax system has descended into chaos with the Driver and Vehicle Licensing Agency (DVLA) website buckling under "unprecedented demand" for the electronic version of the disc.
Extra flights between Scotland and Florida are being added due to high demand from holidaymakers.
There was further embarrassment for Rangers today as one of the club's nominated advisors had trading of its shares suspended on the London Stock Exchange.
A £2.6 billion contract has secured 1,500 jobs at the Clyde naval base which is home to the UK's nuclear deterrent, the Defence Secretary said.
A HEADteacher who was sacked for gross misconduct only to be reinstated in a different role has won the right to continue being paid her original salary.
FORMER Rangers owner Craig Whyte has been barred from being a company director in the UK for 15 years after a court heard of how he ran the club in a "singularly shocking and reprehensible" way.
SCOTTISH honey bees could be endangered by a beetle with club-like antennae that tunnels through honeycomb and destroys entire bee colonies.