A young Scottish Man has died while on holiday at a beach resort in Bulgaria.
Games City Hosts Trade Conference
Politicians and business leaders will gather to promote trade and investment across the Commonwealth as the opening ceremony for the Glasgow Games approaches.
The Commonwealth Games Business Conference, which opens today and concludes tomorrow, will feature speeches from Scotland's First Minister Alex Salmond, Governor of the Bank of England Mark Carney, senior UK Cabinet ministers and UK Trade Minister Lord Livingston.
The event aims to provide a platform for businesses to meet and create new partnerships.
An audience of more than 200 chief executive officers and political leaders from across the Commonwealth are due to attend.
The conference, to be held at Glasgow University, is jointly hosted by the Scottish and UK governments and their trade and investment agencies, Scottish Enterprise and UK Trade & Investment.
Key areas for discussion include innovation, infrastructure investment, sustainable trade and financing economic growth.
Mr Salmond is due to speak today, with Scottish Finance Secretary John Swinney closing the session later in the day.
Mr Carney will address the conference tomorrow just hours before the Commonwealth Games opening ceremony gets under way across the city at Celtic Park.
A ten year old boy's seriously ill after a hit and run in Edinburgh.
Nicola Sturgeon has said there is still work to be done to tackle discrimination and achieve true LGBTI equality, as she became the first serving first minister to speak at a pride event.
Reform Scotland said only an outright ban on short sentences could bring about change in the justice system.
Most Viewed Pictures On Heart
Recently Played Tracks
To listen live, choose your preferred station:
Now playing: The best feel good music
Deposit £10 to get a £40 Welcome Bonus - That's £50 to play bingo, slots and more!*
Over 50 tracks to make you feel-good. New album out now...
Find your local four day weather report here.
Make Heart the soundtrack to your day and you could be a winner with great prizes up for grabs throughout the day.
Find out more about some of the companies advertising on Heart Scotland- East.