Nicola Sturgeon has pleaded with SNP members to be patient on independence while the “fog of Brexit" clears.
Primary schoolchildren are consuming up to eight energy drinks a day, teachers have warned.
Nicola Sturgeon dangled the prospect of holding an independence referendum by spring 2021 as pressure mounted on her at the SNP conference to strike early.
The SNP’s most senior Muslim has condemned Richard Leonard for removing his only ethnic minority MSP from the Labour frontbench.
Scotland could break away from the UK without holding an independence referendum, says a senior SNP MP.
A senior SNP councillor has slated party officials for shutting down debate on the new independence blueprint at this autumn’s conference.
The SNP leader brought the party's two-day spring conference in Aberdeen to a close with her keynote speech.
Scotland's Brexit Secretary has insisted there will be no compromise with the UK Government in the row over devolved powers without changes being made to the "profoundly anti-democratic" EU Withdrawal Bill.
Exiled Catalan minster Clara Ponsati was cheered by SNP activists when she declared that referendums can never be illegal in a democracy.
John Swinney’s promise of a “renaissance” in education was met with threats of strike action by a union over teacher pay.