Ruth Davidson has hailed the Prime Minister’s “cojones of steel” as she gave her full support to her party’s under-fire leader.
Enough Tory MPs have now requested a vote of confidence in Theresa May to trigger a leadership contest.
Tories have set out plans for a major overhaul of drugs services, including proposals which could see first time offenders escape a criminal record.
Theresa May’s defacto deputy has told Tories plotting against her they should instead rally behind the Prime Minister in the “national interest”.
Leading Brexiteer Jacob Rees-Mogg has submitted a letter of no confidence in Theresa May, as the Prime Minister reels from the loss of four ministers – including two from her Cabinet – in protest at her Brexit plans.
The Tories have proposed Scotland have the toughest default fines for littering in the UK.
Taoiseach Leo Varadkar has reaffirmed his position on the Irish backstop after being accused of a “cock-up” by Sinn Fein.
Nicola Sturgeon has hit out at the “appalling” and “Dickensian” comments made by the Scottish Tory welfare spokeswoman Michelle Ballantyne, who sparked an outcry at Holyrood after she said it was “fair” that people receiving benefits could not have “as many children as they like”.
A senior Conservative MEP has been forced to apologise after comparing Socialists in the European Parliament to Nazis.
The Conservatives will be “screwed” at the next general election unless Theresa May changes her Brexit policy, says a Scottish Tory MP.