Women in Scottish politics: travelling the distance?

24 May 2017

Dr Meryl Kenny on another missed opportunity to achieve equal representation in Scottish politics

There should not be a ban on smacking in Scotland

24 May 2017

The relationship between a parent and child is unique and the state should not interfere in normal parenting decisions

Tech 100: ‘Digital is becoming an economy in itself’

23 May 2017

Simon Haston, head of IT and transformation for Aberdeen City Council, on shift from opportunity to delivery

Childhood practitioners can deliver a significant impact on early years

22 May 2017

Those learning new childhood practice qualifications can deliver of Curriculum for Excellence and need solidarity from teachers, writes Dr. Cara Blaisdell 

Labour in Scotland is still gripped by the past

19 May 2017

Labour has failed to adapt to the new realities of a more confident and questioning Scotland and a declining and disunited kingdom

Parents need more engagement in education – report

24 May 2017

Review of parental involvement legislation praises work to engage parents in the children's education but the SPTC warns a 'significant re-think' needed

Fergus Ewing announces new inshore fisheries management trials after damage to Loch Carron

25 May 2017

 The move follows an emergency ban on scallop fishing in Loch Carron, introduced by ministers in attempt to protect remaining parts of a flame shell reef

MSPs seek clarification on use of evidence in cases of wildlife crime

23 May 2017

Environment, Climate Change and Land Reform Committee writes to Crown Office requesting clarification on admissibility of evidence

Jobs for the girls: women and equality in the workplace in Scotland

25 May 2017

The Mays’ references to gender-based jobs around the home may have been widely mocked, but segregation still exists in the workplace

Conservative immigration plans 'could shrink economy'

24 May 2017

Tory plans to slash immigration would lead to rise in government borrowing, warns think tank