SCOTS director Lynne Ramsay is at the centre of a row over sexism in Hollywood after she walked out on the $15 million-budget Western she was due to direct, sparking a debate on the film industry's attitude to female directors.
A SENIOR college official who controversially taped a private meeting with Michael Russell has quit, accusing the Education Secretary of an "unwarranted personal attack" on his reputation.
THE Education Minister has demanded the resignation of a senior college official after he secretly taped the politician during a private meeting.
THE body of a man stabbed to death in a street brawl had to be exhumed after it emerged officials forgot to put his brain back in after a post-mortem examination.
THE Shetland Fudge Company does a roaring trade from its shop on the pier in Lerwick and is building a strong online presence, but is doing so in the face of rising raw material and fuel prices.