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Right to die: interview with Canadian palliative care doctor Dr Sandy Buchman

19 February 2019

After two failed attempts to pass legislation allowing patients in Scotland the right to choose when to die, there is now growing momentum for the issue to be re-examined

Meet the Good Food Nation ambassadors

19 February 2019

There are more than 30 ambassadors from around Scotland helping to mobilise a grassroots response to the good food nation bill consultation

Industry body calls for mandatory registration scheme for short-term lets

19 February 2019

 The Association of Scotland’s Self-Caterers has backed the introduction of rent-pressure zones, which it claims would allow local councils to limit the number of holiday lets in areas...

New data ethics and AI advisory body to focus on systems bias

19 February 2019

Centre for Data Ethics and Innovation will next month publish a full strategy document outlining plans for its initial pre-statutory phase

Associate feature: Attracting new recruits into food and drink

19 February 2019

Scottish food and drink manufacturers need 19,000 new recruits by 2024 to meet their skills needs

Holyrood 418 / 11 February 2019

18 February 2019

Interview with Jackson Carlaw, The Scottish Conservative Party’s interim leader. Plus a look at Scotland’s food and drink industry including the impact of Brexit, regulating the food...

Winston Churchill debate shows everyone is a hero or villain these days

18 February 2019

The row over Churchill shows Brexit is the UK's new “darkest hour” with little sign of political leadership

MPs accuse Facebook of shirking leadership over fake news

18 February 2019

Mark Zuckerberg failed to show the “personal responsibility that should be expected from someone who sits at the top of one of the world’s biggest companies,” the Digital, Culture, Media and Sport...

Scottish Government to consider reform of inheritance law

17 February 2019

The consultation, opening today, will examine whether inheritance rules reflect the needs of modern society