The pass mark for the new Higher Maths exam was adjusted to 34% amid concerns it was "too difficult", it emerges.
The driver of a bin lorry which crashed in Glasgow denied having a history of blackouts after the incident which claimed six lives.
A woman was shot in the head with an air rifle after challenging another woman about her shooting seagulls in a village square, a court hears.
Claims police covered up sex allegations against Ted Heath and the last pictures taken of Cilla Black feature on Scotland's front pages.
Pupils need answers over the Higher maths exam
Pictures from Mumford & Sons festival in the Highlands
A selection of your pictures of Scotland sent in between 24 and 31 July.
Images from the annual events in Langholm and Lauder
A look at the pet industry, which has grown into a £5bn a year business.
The RBS bailout was intended to save it, not turn a profit. But is this the right time to start the sale of the Government's stake? And is there any plan to protect this beleaguered national asset?
Business/economy editor, Scotland
Ronny Deila says Celtic have prepared well for their Champions League qualifier, and dismisses talk of a bid for Virgil van Dijk.
History of climbing Everest
What book should you take on holiday?