THE Smith Commission will this week pave the way for 16 and 17-year-olds to vote in all Holyrood elections, possibly even the next one in 2016, party insiders have indicated.
They are the most powerful and influential people in Scotland.
Nicola Sturgeon has won the top accolade in The Herald Scottish Politician of the Year Awards, in recognition of a remarkable period which saw her become the first female First Minister.
We had the Iron Lady, now we have the Irn Bru Lady, said a speaker on BBC's Morning Call.
NICOLA Sturgeon has vowed to govern for the whole of Scotland as she made history by being voted in as Scotland's first woman First Minister.