Nicola Sturgeon

Tuesday 18 November 2014

NEARLY half of Scots want a second independence referendum within a decade, according to a poll which will pile further pressure on Nicola Sturgeon to promise a re-run after the 2016 Holyrood election.

Tuesday 18 November 2014

Alex Salmond has resigned as Scotland's First Minister, telling Holyrood he leaves office with "a sense of optimism and confidence".

Tuesday 18 November 2014

The Scottish Government's commitment to providing free university education is now "writ in stane", Alex Salmond declared as he unveiled a monument to his administration's "biggest achievement".

Monday 17 November 2014

IN a matter of days, Lord Smith of Kelvin will publish his recommendations on further devolved powers for the Scottish Parliament and, whatever happens, he deserves credit for the job he has done so far.