Category: LIFE & STYLE!

School-leaver figures under fire for treating “dead end” jobs as positive

OFFICIAL statistics on where Scottish teenagers end up when they leave school are painting a false picture, critics have warned. According to Scottish Government figures...

Glitzy Glasgow nightclub One-Up banned from selling alcohol

ONE of Scotland's most glitzy and celebrity-laden nightclubs has been banned from selling alcohol after police accused door stewards of beating a reveller...

Four people taken to hospital after ‘gas leak’ at Highland hotel

Four people have been taken to hospital as emergency services investigate a possible gas leak at a Highland hotel. A total of 90 guests were evacuated from rooms at the...

37 famous people we’ve said goodbye to in 2016

Celebrity deaths come in threes? Not in 2016, where the year's off to an even sadder start with a slew of departed musicians, actors and entertainers. Here's a...

Prince told fans to ‘save your prayers for a couple of days’ before death

Prince fans revealed the singer told them to "save your prayers" during his last public appearance, as hundreds of people gathered to pay tribute to the music...

Police chief cleared of cheating allegation over exclusive command course

One of Scotland's most senior police officers has been cleared of allegedly cheating on an elite command course. The Scottish Police Authority (SPA) said Assistant...

Scot scoops £10 million lottery win

A FATHER-of-two from Forfar has been named as Scotland's latest lottery millionaire. Jake Bowman scooped £10,317,199, on Saturday night’s draw, Lottery...

UK to take in three thousand vulnerable child refugees

Britain is to take in an extra 3,000 vulnerable child refugees in what the Government called the "largest resettlement programme in the world" for children...

SNP ‘baby box’ – expensive stunt or boost for equality?

QUESTIONS have been raised about the SNP pledge to give every baby a box of goods – with one expert warning it could turn out to be “an expensive, unhelpful...

George Osborne misses borrowing target by £1.8bn

George Osborne has been dealt a blow in his efforts to shore up the nation's finances after official figures showed the Chancellor missed his borrowing targets...