Firms profiting from NHS Scotland's recruitment crisis have links to tax havens and pay their directors up to £184,000.
The agency in charge of supplying products and staff to the NHS in Scotland is preparing for "severe disruption" if the UK leaves the European Union without a deal.
Top Scottish politicians quaffed champagne and dined on veal alongside property investors at a secret £5,000 VIP dinner in the south of France, The Ferret has learned.
A family business running bed and breakfasts and hostels in Edinburgh that have attracted complaints has been paid £15m by the city council.
A new campaign to force pet owners to neuter their cats to reduce suffering and save wildcats has won widespread support.