Late last week the Social Justice Secretary Alex Neil announced a new "national discussion" during a visit to Coatbridge.
Yvette Cooper has ruled out any deal with the SNP after the next general election if she become Labour leader.
Several Scottish ministerial engagements - including talks with the government of Qatar - have been omitted from the official record due to a "clerical error", the international development minister has said.
David Cameron is making key concessions on the EU Referendum Bill following pressure from Tory rebels and the SNP.
I NOTE with interest the letter from Derek Miller (June 12 ) in which he raises various negative points about the leadership of First Minister Nicola Sturgeon.