The First Minister has spoken out against unfair competition from abroad that is said to be depriving BiFab of life-saving contracts.
Former Scottish Labour leader Kezia Dugdale is to stand down from frontline politics to become director of Glasgow University's John Smith Centre for Public Service.
Scots would reject Nicola Sturgeon’s timetable for another referendum, according to a poll that shows support for independence at below 40%.
MSPs have been accused of acting in self-interest by opposing the car park tax.
The Catholic Church has warned the Scottish Government against “political interference” in the country’s culture.
Nicola Sturgeon accused Theresa May of “running scared” on Scottish independence after the Prime Minister made clear she would block another referendum request.
A drinks body has called for Labour to abandon its plans for a new alcohol tax.
A campaigner who blames NHS Tayside for not doing more to save her uncle from suicide has told MSPs she is also being failed by the service.
The Environment Secretary ridiculed a plan to send “kill squads” to deal with Tay beavers before MSPs backed her controversial reform to give them protected status.
Natalie McGarry, the former SNP MP who embezzled more than £25,600 from pro-independence organisations, has been jailed for 18 months.