The Scottish and Welsh governments have called for more clarity to be issued over funding after Britain leaves the European Union.
Almost £1,000 was spent by the Scottish Government to pay for a public speaking course for Derek Mackay, a freedom of information request has uncovered.
Council leader John Alexander has welcomed an additional £2.5 million of revenue as the local authority faces a challenging budget, warning cuts are still likely.
Theresa May weighed into Scotland’s Budget row to tell the SNP to stop “hoarding power” in Edinburgh and start funding councils properly.
Glasgow Airport contributes £1.44 billion to the Scottish economy, according to a new study which suggests the figure could rise to £2.57 billion by 2040.
Retailers have intervened over the Budget deadlock by warning any delay to Holyrood passing the £33 billion package could damage the high street.
More than 3,000 new homes are to be built along with state-of-the-art schools in a multimillion-pound development in West Lothian.
Finance Secretary Derek Mackay has described the suggestion he will be remembered as the man who bankrupted Scotland as “absolute total nonsense”.
Scotland’s Finance Secretary Derek Mackay has compared Westminster to the dark side in Star Wars.
Parents are angry at “horrific” cuts to schools that are being forced on councils, says a Fife MSP.