A so-called "plan B" for Scottish independence has been resurrected by an SNP pair who claim Boris Johnson has been "foisted" on the people of Scotland.
Royal Navy frigates would still be built in an independent Scotland, First Minister Nicola Sturgeon has said.
Health boards in Tayside and Fife cut the cost of prescribing to individual patients in the last year, new figures have shown.
Scotland's death rate will exceed its birth rate unless more people migrate to the country, the Scottish Government has said.
The leading doctor in Tayside's approach to tackling the city's "harrowing" drugs crisis has said a public health approach will help prevent future generations of at-risk people become death statistics.
Shadow education secretary Liz Smith MSP asked if the additional Barnett consequential would be put toward recruiting teachers in primary, secondary and additional support schools.