» National survey fuels plans to help one of Scotland's most iconic birds
26/07/17 00:01 from RSPB News - Scotland
The latest national survey of Scotland's population of capercaillie, the world's largest grouse, estimates there to be only 1114 individuals - making it one of the country's most endangered birds.
» Further decline in Scottish capercaillie numbers
25/07/17 23:31 from BBC News - Scotland
The large grouse are among Scotland's most endangered birds, environment and conservation groups say.
» Elderly prisoners' needs are not met, SPS report says
25/07/17 23:28 from BBC News - Scotland
Report calls for 'innovative and different' solutions to problem of increasing numbers of elderly prisoners.
» Rise in drug deaths due to 1980s inequality, study finds
25/07/17 23:24 from BBC News - Scotland
Rising inequality in the 1980s increased the risk of drug-related deaths among "Generation X", researchers claim.
» League Cup: Peterhead boss hails win over Hearts as Cathro urges patience
25/07/17 22:31 from BBC News - Scotland
Jim McInally says his League Two Peterhead side deserved their victory over Hearts in the League Cup.
» League Cup Groups C& D: Hibs hammer Arbroath, Raith collect three points
25/07/17 22:10 from BBC News - Scotland
Simon Murray scores a hat-trick as Hibernian demolish Arbroath and Raith Rovers collect their first League Cup victory.
» League Cup Groups A & B: Peterhead stun Hearts, Falkirk go through as winners
25/07/17 21:48 from BBC News - Scotland
Rory McAllister converts a late penalty as Peterhead stun Hearts with a 2-1 victory in the League Cup
» Body pulled from River Nith in Dumfries
25/07/17 21:27 from BBC News - Scotland
Emergency services were called to the River Nith at about 14:00 on Tuesday.
» Marshal 'screamed at' for stopping rally in fatal crash
25/07/17 17:23 from BBC News - Scotland
Shortly after the car rally was halted a car still on the track crashed and a spectator was fatally injured.
» Killer whale filmed flipping seal into air off Shetland
25/07/17 17:19 from BBC News - Scotland
The dramatic image and footage were captured while a pod of orcas were hunting off Shetland.
» Killer whale pictured flipping seal into the air off Shetland
25/07/17 17:05 from BBC News - Scotland
The dramatic moment when a killer whale flipped a seal into the air while hunting off Shetland has been captured on camera.
» Celtic is not a political arena, says manager Brendan Rodgers
25/07/17 16:56 from BBC News - Scotland
Manager Brendan Rodgers wants the Green Brigade supporters' group to leave politics out of Celtic Park.
» Burghead dig unearths Pictish longhouse
25/07/17 16:45 from BBC News - Scotland
Archaeologists have uncovered important new details of a Pictish settlement at Burghead Fort.
» This year's Loopallu in Ullapool will be the last
25/07/17 15:47 from BBC News - Scotland
The 13th Loopallu music festival which is held in Ullapool will be the event's last outing, its organisers say.
» Woman who robbed 79-year-old in Inverness jailed
25/07/17 15:44 from BBC News - Scotland
The 22-year-old hit her victim with a metal pole as the pensioner walked home from church late at night.
» Supreme Court judges retire to consider minimum pricing appeal
25/07/17 14:38 from BBC News - Scotland
A two-day hearing was held at the Supreme Court over plans for minimum pricing of alcohol in Scotland.
» Scotland's waterways opened up to virtual visitors
25/07/17 14:14 from BBC News - Scotland
A mobile 360-degree camera has allowed panoramic views of 137 miles of waterways to be captured.
» Takeaway driver jailed for raping girl and women
25/07/17 13:54 from BBC News - Scotland
Paul Colquhoun was convicted of a catalogue of sexual abuse including raping an 11-year-old and two other women.
» Police release image of murdered Paisley man
25/07/17 13:22 from BBC News - Scotland
Craig McClelland died after a violent confrontation in a Paisley street on Sunday night.
» ScotRail passenger satisfaction increases to 90%
25/07/17 12:38 from BBC News - Scotland
Transport Focus found 90% of passengers satisfied overall with ScotRail services, up from 83% previously.