An elderly woman has died in a fire at her home.
A teenager who used social media to post offensive comments about the fatal bin lorry crash in Glasgow has been given a caution by police.
A renowned architect who was denied a prestigious design award has finally been honoured - 70 years on.
Social media sites Facebook and Instagram appear to available for UK users again after being down briefly.
Almost four out of every five people north of the Border consider Scottish arts and culture to be important to Scotland's recovery from the downturn, according to a poll.
THE daughter of a grandmother who vanished during last week's cold snap have thanked everyone who helped in the search following the discovery of her body.
Apple is due to exceed profit expectations thanks to the record-breaking sales of the latest generation of iPhone - the 6 and 6 Plus.
PRESSURE is growing on Pakistan to release a Scottish pensioner from the country's death row after he was diagnosed as mentally ill.
Hundreds of friends and family have paid their last respects to a popular teacher who died in a sledging accident.
THE number of arrests in Scotland's two biggest cities were down by around a quarter ahead of strike action by court staff, lawyers have claimed.
AN Orkney island has been put up for sale with a price tag lower than a flat in central London.
FILIPPO Alison, the architect, teacher and renowned Italian designer who helped to enhance the international reputation of Charles Rennie Mackintosh has died, aged 86.
Impressionist Rory Bremner has criticised the lack of characters in modern-day politics.
A COUNCIL leader has admitted being friends with executives with whom his administration is re-negotiating a £30m-a-year deal.
Ordinary taxpayers and the government finances could face "havoc" due to HM Revenue & Customs' complacent approach to IT systems, MPs have warned.
FAMILIES in Scotland are £10 a week better off than they were this time last year, the largest annual increase in the average household's spending power since 2009.