Scottish universities and police refuse to sever links with Chinese technology giant Huawei, despite fears their devices may be used for spying.
Scotland’s Mental Welfare Commission will examine the use of physical restraint in NHS facilities - after data gathered by The Ferret revealed a rise in recorded incidents across numerous health boards.
Campaigners call for immediate changes to put in place better out-of-hours mental health provision in prisons.
An Egyptian journalist and political activist who was wanted by Interpol is due to appear in court in Edinburgh this week.
Dozens of children have been trafficked to Scotland with several going missing from care, says a new report.
Leonardo, an Italian arms firm linked to ethnic cleansing in Syria, has visited Scottish schools at least 17 times over the last two years.
Generation Identity Scotland is part of a European-wide far right movement that opposes Islam, immigration and multiculturalism.
The Scottish Prison Service plans to alter its gender identity and reassignment policy for people in custody after a consultation - a move welcomed by campaigners.
Glasgow City Council's auditor is to investigate emails suggesting managers knew that a private company planned to change the locks of asylum seekers' homes.