Student leaders have welcomed a pledge from Labour leader Jim Murphy that his party would maintain free university education north of the border.
The Scottish Government has become more reliant on business rates to boost its coffers after a seven-year freeze on the council tax, according to a think-tank.
JUSTICE Secretary Michael Matheson has launched a defence of Scottish Government plans to end automatic early release for long-term prisoners, insisting that the proposals will protect the public.
PLANS to end the automatic early release of prisoners would open the door to an avalanche of legal challenges from convicts, experts have warned.
ONLINE 'cybernat' trolls who attacked journalist Nick Robinson after it emerged that he had a tumour on his lung have been condemned as "sick".
Gordon Brown has entered the General Election battle, outlining an economic plan he claimed could re-unite Scotland after last year's referendum.
SHETLAND MSP Tavish Scott came to the rescue of his local island fire festival when he stepped into the breach to lead the event.
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NIGEL Farage has revealed the cost of his political ambition, saying he does not have a normal relationship with his family, who wished that he had never gone into politics.
THE Conservative-led Government's migration policy is "in chaos", Labour has insisted, after senior Tories urged David Cameron to abandon his controversial target to reduce the overall annual net figure to below 100,000.
Teenagers will be able to vote in the 2020 General Election if Labour wins the keys to Downing Street in May, the party has pledged.