Former Labour leader Gordon Brown has backed Kezia Dugdale's call for a new constitutional convention for increased federalisation of the UK, saying it would give Scotland a "new role" post-Brexit.
Ruth Davidson has threatened to withdraw her party's support for the government's Curriculum for Excellence reforms after Scotland dropped down international education rankings for core school subjects.
Former Scottish Conservative politician Allan Stewart has died at the age of 74.
Scottish Conservative leader Ruth Davidson has said Britain should avoid a "divisive Brexit" and work to heal the referendum rifts.
Confidence in the Scottish Government's handling of public services has fallen in recent months, according to a new poll.
Nicola Sturgeon has been accused of "leading Scotland up a blind alley" with efforts to maintain the country's links with the European Union (EU).
Transport minister Humza Yousaf has said rail passengers "deserve better" as he viewed the latest upgrades to train services.
Holyrood's four opposition parties have united behind Labour's bid to scrap the "unworkable" legislation brought in to tackle sectarian behaviour at football matches.
Almost two-thirds of Scots would want to keep the pound in an independent Scotland, according to a new poll.
The Electoral Commission has made a series of recommendations to the Scottish Government on its draft Bill for a second independence referendum in the wake of the Brexit vote.