New data shows how a more infectious variant of Covid-19 spread throughout Scotland to become the dominant strain in just a matter of weeks.
Researchers believe access to green space can have a more positive influence on children from less affluent areas compared to those from richer parts.
The Catholic Church has been told to act swiftly to shut down church groups across Scotland promoting gay conversion therapy.
Scotland's education watchdog has been accused of allowing inequity to be "hardwired into the system" following revelations that a paid-for consultancy service is dominated by private schools.
Children in poorer parts of Scotland have nearly 10 per cent fewer choices of subjects in secondary school than those in better-off areas, new research has found.
All but one of Scotland’s 15 universities fail to keep a record of student suicides, prompting criticism and calls for change.
A Christian organisation branded as an anti-LGBT hate group has been invited to Edinburgh for a debate on whether Christians should support the criminalisation of hate speech.
The Colombian conflict is devastating the environment and the lives of the people who live along a 400-mile river in the South American country.
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.