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.
The Scottish Government is set on continuing with a standard deposit return scheme price and the inclusion of glass, despite concerns raised from drinks-industry leaders.
The Scottish Government could ban the sale of high-caffeine "energy drinks" to under-16s.
Scottish government drug services cuts ‘made situation worse’ as calls are made to decriminalise drug possession
A cross-party group of Scottish MPs has said decriminalisation may be the most "pragmatic" method of ending Scotland's drug-related health crisis.
A new report from a leading drug addiction recovery group has called on the Scottish Government to create a "recovery minister" position.
NHS Tayside still faces "significant challenges" according to a fifth emergency audit into its financial and operational management.
The Scottish Office has defended spending "tens of thousands" of pounds on its social media budget since the start of the year.
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.
The Scottish Government has been accused of being "completely ignorant" to the impact of budget cuts to drug and alcohol partnerships and their impact on drug deaths.
Dundee recorded the second highest rate in Scotland of the number of households with no adults in employment, figures have shown.