Portfolios

Environment

"Real anxiety" over future of UK waste policy after Brexit, Lords warn

19 January 2018

Urging the UK Government to provide greater clarity on its plans, the committee warned that leaving the EU single market and customs union could lead to more illegal dumping of waste and lower environmental standards

Nicola Sturgeon "confident" in legality of decision to ban fracking

12 January 2018

Petrochemical company Ineos this week announced it had applied for the decision to ban fracking in Scotland to go to a judicial review

Sketch: Stewart Stevenson's fishy tale

12 January 2018

A parliamentary debate on the Article 50 process gets bogged down in Stewart Stevenson's ongoing attempts to send the UK cabinet fish in the post

Business & Economy

Up the workers

19 January 2018

Former First Minister Henry McLeish on why more protection is needed for workers in Scotland

Keith Brown: Scotland's economy is stronger

18 January 2018

Things are on the up for the Scottish economy, argues the cabinet secretary