TWO days ago, as afternoon ebbed into evening, Alex Salmond announced that he would not be standing for re-election as leader of the Scottish National Party and, as a consequence, would not be Scotland's First Minister.
AN expert biologist whose inattention on a motorway caused the death of a retired headmaster has been sentenced to carry out 200 hours of unpaid work.
PROOF of alien life may not come from flying saucers or messages from the cosmos, but from spotting the air that extraterrestrials breathe.
BUSINESS Secretary Vince Cable claims an independent Scotland would be too small to be a lender of last resort to banks like RBS ("Cable:
THE majority of staff at Scottish universities are poised to reject independence in the referendum, a new survey shows.