High-profile historians have teamed up to call on Scotland to reject a second independence referendum and stay part of the UK to help "renew and revitalise the Union".
Scotland would face challenges in seeking a separate deal to become part of a Norway-style model in a bid to retain access to the EU single market , an expert has told MSPs.
Kezia Dugdale has dismissed suggestions of a rift with her deputy leader Alex Rowley as she confirmed he will lead the party's campaign in 2017's local government elections.
The SNP has warned the UK Government against "doubling-down" on austerity as a report revealed Scotland could face further cuts of up to £1.3 billion in a Brexit "growth shock".
The UK Government must take "decisive action" to help the oil and gas industry, the SNP has said, as a new report highlighted a lack of leadership and a closing "window of opportunity" to effect change.
Scotland remains "determined to lead by example" in the fight against climate change, Holyrood's Environment Secretary has said.
Scotland's First Minister Nicola Sturgeon is to write to Donald Trump to congratulate him on becoming US president.
Liberal Democrat leader Willie Rennie has distanced himself from a conference motion urging the party to consider "all options" for Scotland's future post-Brexit.
Independence campaigners camping outside the Scottish Parliament have lost a court appeal against their eviction.
Ruth Davidson has become the first Conservative to be named as Scotland's Politician of the Year.