The SNP could take the UK government to court following Prime Minister Boris Johnson's refusal to grant a second independence referendum.
It was the answer Nicola Sturgeon said she was expecting, but it no doubt would have stung all the same for the First Minister to have her New Year’s resolution dashed so early into January.
The Secretary of State for Scotland said it would be "unacceptable" to allow the Scottish Parliament the right to decide on referendums.
Finance Secretary Derek Mackay has announced the Scottish Government will set its budget on February 6.
Climate change activists had to be escorted from Holyrood on Thursday afternoon after disrupting the opening First Minister's Questions of 2020.
The Scottish Parliament yesterday refused to give consent to the prime minister’s EU Withdrawal Bill, in what was a largely symbolic vote at Holyrood.
An estimated 1.5 million more bus journeys over the Forth will be made by the end of this year than in 2016, the year the Queensferry Crossing opened.
Lochee Labour councillor Michael Marra has confirmed he is running to be the party's deputy leader.
Ninewells' emergency department has been named the top performing A&E in the UK.
Members of Dundee's education committee could be stripped of their right to vote if plans brought forward by a city councillor are successful.