Natalie McGarry, the former SNP MP who embezzled more than £25,600 from pro-independence organisations, has been jailed for 18 months.
Nicola Sturgeon is expected to give a statement to the Scottish Parliament about plans for Scottish independence on Wednesday.
The Scottish Government's handling of sexual misconduct allegations against former first minister Alex Salmond was unlawful, Scotland's highest civil court has ruled.
Nicola Sturgeon has accused the Scottish Conservatives of "needlessly trying to frighten parents" after the party called for all safety documentation on the baby box to be published.
Scottish Conservative leader Ruth Davidson has announced she is pregnant and expecting her first child with partner Jen Wilson.
Plans to merge parts of Perthshire and Fife triggered a backlash from residents.
Nicola Sturgeon has admitted she does not know when she will call another referendum on Scottish independence.
Labour will need a strong turnout from the youth vote to pull off a surprise General Election victory if polls are to be believed.
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.