POLITICS

Release of Scottish Executive papers from the year 2002.

Files at the National Records of Scotland, opened for the first time, show details about the third full year of

Public services protected despite cuts to Scotland’s block grant.

Budget: Local Government funding settlement

Local authorities will receive more than £10.5 billion in 2018-19, Finance Secretary Derek Mackay has announced,

Preparations underway for ‘Continuity Bill’.

Preparations underway for ‘Continuity Bill’.

The Scottish Government will press ahead with preparations for a ‘Continuity Bill’ if significant changes are

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Brexit, Irish Borders and the Scottish Question

@RobertJSomynne Video Columnist

Hello and welcome to International a set of wee videos on the national newspaper online providing short sharp

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The Only Game in Town

North Ayrshire PPP funding deal

In this documentary on PFI/PPP, Reporter Campbell Martin reveals potential criminality and establishment cover-up in a

My Day In The Council Chambers – Debates and Disbeliefs

by David Patterson @DavidpSNP

This article originally appeared on: https://davesworld2017.wordpress.com/

June 28th 2017. This date doesn’t really

SNP win most council seats as Labour’s star fades

The number of council seats won by the party’s     •    SNP: 431 (+7)     •    Scottish Conservatives: 276 (+164)     •    Scottish

Thanks for the one-liners, darling.

Lord Darling is meeting 'activists' in Edinburgh South with Labour MP Ian Murray on Monday.

The former leader of Better Together

Theresa found safe and well

The PM has been accused of 'hiding from the public' again after being found in a Scottish forest in Crathes.

Pay off the UK's deficit

Ruth Davidson was one of four Conservative party members to speak during the debate about the cap on child tax

Early election announcement

In a statement from Nicola Sturgeon, the Scottish First Minister, on the early election announcement.

"This announcement is one of the

Self determination delayed, is self determination denied

Alex Salmond has said on the Andrew Marr Show that there had been a “sea change” in attitude towards Scotland

Today's fears: by the tories

The Conservative fear of teachers not being saved: as a potential legal challenge on the powers to hold a referendum would also run

Scotland could be 'treated like Gibraltar'

Scotland would get the Gibraltar treatment from Spain if it votes for independence , Scottish Lib Dem leader Willie Rennie

Speaking in the Senedd on Tuesday

The First Minister of Wales, Carwyn Jones, has said that the UK government “should not stand in the way” of

The United Nations and Decolonisation

The starting point of anyone who thinks the UK government can block Scotland's Referendum should be:

The United Nations and Decolonisation.

Declaration

Will the SNP’s policy revamp get Scottish swing voters to say yes?

The Scottish National Party is this weekend engaged in a revamp of policies on currency, Europe, migration, defence and other