Scotland's Brexit minister has said the path to an independent Scotland joining the EU is more open than it has ever been before, sentiments shared by former council president Herman Van Rompuy.
The Scottish Police Federation has warned a decision not to exempt emergency services from the so-called car park tax could endanger public safety.
The SNP accused the Chancellor of stumping up a "pre-election bribe" following the launch of the UK government's spending review.
Primary schoolchildren are consuming up to eight energy drinks a day, teachers have warned.
First Minister Nicola Sturgeon is set to present the case for a second referendum on independence which is "beyond legal challenge" on Thursday.
The Tay Cities Deal faces a funding threat with the UK Government cutting its contribution to the £1 billion investment package.
Scotland will seek to intervene against the UK Government as it seeks to overturn a legal ruling which made clear MPs must approve the formal triggering of Brexit, First Minister Nicola Sturgeon has announced.
Alex Salmond told Nicola Sturgeon complaints of sexual harassment had been made against him, the First Minister has confirmed.
Nicola Sturgeon last night suggested she will lift the public sector pay freeze she has come under fire for enforcing.
More needs to be done to protect communities from dangerous dog attacks, MSPs have said.