Deputy first minister says Greater Manchester mayor Andy Burnham's call for compensation is 'not a relevant point'.
NHS Lothian saw the highest number of new cases, at 321, followed by Greater Glasgow and Clyde on 294 and Lanarkshire on 125.
Almost nine out ten Scots are said to support the introduction of such law.
Andy Burnham hits out at Nicola Sturgeon over 'unnecessary' Covid travel restrictions.
It is the third time that councillor Graeme Campbell has been targeted.
Two men are due to appear at Dumfries Sheriff Court in connection with the incident.
NHS Lothian saw the highest number of new cases, at 331, followed by Greater Glasgow and Clyde on 320 and Tayside on 115.
The national team produced a confident display against England to keep their Euro 2020 hopes alive.
HMS Spey was built at BAE Systems in Glasgow and left Clyde shipyard last October for sea training.
The club achieved a historic cup double in the 2020/2021 season.
Sacha Dench will take off from a location near Glasgow on Monday, June 21.
Visitor attractions, wildlife organisations and tourism companies have warned many are at risk of collapse.
There will be no trains running running from Edinburgh Waverley and a very limited number around Glasgow.
Scotland put in a superb performance to earn a draw with England at Wembley in their second game of Euro 2020.
The British Beer and Pub Association estimate 14.8 million pints will be sold in Scotland and England on match day.
A year of centenary celebrations is now being launched in recognition of the institution.
An open letter signed by former staff raised a number of concerns over the atmosphere fostered at the company.
The deadline for the scheme is on Wednesday, June 30.
Dr Graeme Eunson said that despite planning exercises undertaken, the NHS was 'not prepared' for the pandemic.
Auld was part of the Celtic team that won the European Cup in 1967.