A BID to recognise a heart-shaped stone pattern as a national monument to Scotland's travelling people has been backed by a government minister.
Even before the Curriculum for Excellence (CfE) was launched in 2010, there were questions about the direction and implementation of the reforms.
FUTURE reform of what is taught in schools will be more gradual to ensure better support for pupils and teachers, the Scottish Government has pledged.
TRIBUTES have been paid to former SNP MP Iain MacCormick who has died aged 74.
There are more than 2,000 political scientists from all over the world in Glasgow this week, attending the European Consortium for Political Research's annual conference at the University of Glasgow.