A second independence referendum, action on climate change, driver-less buses in Fife and electric planes were all included in the SNP’s programme for government.
Police Scotland has denied any wrongdoing after links between a tweet it sent out and a private company selling ready-made "grab and go" emergency bags were uncovered.
Scotland's Brexit minister has said the path to an independent Scotland joining the EU is more open than it has ever been before, sentiments shared by former council president Herman Van Rompuy.
The SNP accused the Chancellor of stumping up a "pre-election bribe" following the launch of the UK government's spending review.
The SNP moved swiftly on the first day of its annual conference to rule out a so-called “plan B” route to independence.
Prime Minister Boris Johnson will make his first official visit to Scotland on Monday.
Fife and Tayside mental health units recorded the highest number of inpatient stays last year, latest figures have shown.
A Perthshire MSP has slammed the treatment of NHS Tayside's oncology team in an ongoing row over cancer dosages.
Calls for a review into the fatal accident inquiry process have been made, four years on from the tragic M9 deaths of Lamara Bell and John Yuill.
The Scottish Police Federation has warned a decision not to exempt emergency services from the so-called car park tax could endanger public safety.