A petition demanding that Brexit is stopped has reached one million signatures - including thousands in Tayside and Fife.
Nicola Sturgeon is to make a long-awaited speech on her independence plans to MSPs on Wednesday.
Taxpayers are set to pick up the tab for a Budget deal between the SNP and Greens to deliver more cash to local authorities.
SNP minsters faced fresh warnings that the widening of the tax gap between higher earners in Scotland and England risks driving workers away.
The Tory education chief in Scotland has slapped down colleagues who want the party to back free university tuition.
Brexit preparations in Scotland are costing nearly £100 million, new figures show.
Theresa May is asking the EU for another delay to Brexit.
Nicola Sturgeon accused Theresa May of “running scared” on Scottish independence after the Prime Minister made clear she would block another referendum request.
Nicola Sturgeon has lodged proposals to cancel recess at the Scottish Parliament amid the increasing threat of Scotland crashing out of the EU.
Ministers in Edinburgh will consider on Thursday whether to launch a round-the-clock emergency room for coping with no-deal Brexit.