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A man has appeared in court over a crash which killed a 16-year-old cyclist. Sami Jabbar, 28, made no plea after appearing at Falkirk Sheriff Court on Thursday charged with causing death by dangerous driving.
A man who went to police with information before the fatal shooting of T2 Trainspotting actor has said they failed to save his life.
Rescuers have said a fox cub is "lucky to be alive" after it was rescued from a glue trap in Edinburgh.
Huge numbers of painted lady butterflies are emerging across the country in a once-in-a-decade phenomenon
"I'm pretty sure I would have gone to prison had I stayed" Former Catalan minister Clara Ponsatí has returned to Scotland after fleeing Spain and says all democratic governments should condemn the imprisonment of her former colleagues