By changing the curriculum, Scotland acknowledges that society has always been diverse – and that will help more young people feel accepted.
Scotland tends to take a more progressive approach to inequality, but how is it actually faring compared to the rest of the UK?
A new law means the Shetland Isles must now be placed in their true location – but mapping experts aren't entirely convinced.
An algorithm based on commuting patterns makes new 'Greater Glasgow' the biggest local authority in the UK.
Despite the parlous state of UK newspapers, the Scottish media landscape is ambitious enough to launch two new titles.
Scotland's commitment to providing all students with free monthly supplies is showing the world how period poverty can be tackled.
Naloxone programmes have sprung up in the UK and elsewhere, but drug death rates keep climbing.
Council's approach to risk management has added insult to injury for the residents and businesses adjacent to the Mackintosh.
Long a repressed language, the Scots tongue is experiencing a cultural resurgence thanks to popular drama and storytelling.
The case for all things Tor.
Most people on juries assume suspects only confess when they are guilty, and the consequences can be disastrous.
What 69-year-old philosopher Hugh MacLachlan made of Russia's premier protest group.
It took a Scotsman to organise a professional football league in England.
It's the subject no one wants to discuss. How prepared are you?
Like many other parts of the UK, Scotland faces problems in attracting a migrant workforce that is crucial to the country's future prosperity.
The Croatian island of Vis is gearing up for a massive influx of tourists wanting to see where the Abba-inspired movie sequel was filmed.
Farm animals are the subject of WHO initiatives around antibiotics, but domestic pets could actually be a bigger risk.
Move over Netflix, here's whodunnit by headphones.
Nearly 50 years since the first man walked on the moon, our morals are still stranded on Earth.
Viewed by many as the most important architectural building in Scotland's largest city, the Mackintosh has been devastated for the second time in four years.