Stats show 'shocking' levels of
kids' alcohol abuse in Scotland

One child under the age of ten is treated for alcohol-related injuries or illness every week in Scotland, according to new figures.


Toys R Us back down over drug dealer toys

Drug dealer action figures on sale at Toys R Us have been removed from stores and online after widespread criticism from parents.


Paralysed man walks after adult stem cell breakthrough

A paralysed man has learnt to walk again after a “historic” breakthrough involving adult stem cells.


Scrapping adultery law ‘sad and reckless’

Members of the Scottish Parliament have been handed a petition proposing that the existing law on adultery should be amended, in order to cater to same-sex couples.


‘My babies are living proof abortion limit must change’

A mother whose twins were born under the abortion limit says her boys are “living proof” that the law should change.

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