MSPs' expenses rose to more than £12.5 million last year, up by around a quarter of a million pounds on 2012-13, according to new figures.
IT'S A dreich day and the Auld Grey Toun is living up to its name.
CONSENSUS is being sought among political leaders in Scotland to extend the Recall Bill in the Queen's Speech, aimed at sacking MPs guilty of wrongdoing, to Holyrood and MSPs.
CONSENSUS is being sought among political leaders to extend a Bill aimed at sacking MPs guilty of wrongdoing to MSPs.
THE Scottish criminal justice system seems intent on pursuing a course that favours the offender at the expense of society in general ("Clean slate for criminals who get up to four years in prison", The Herald, April 23).