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Campaigners urge ministers to ensure National Investment Bank boosts low carbon infrastructure

15 December 2017

Environmental campaigners welcomed plans for £340m in capital funding for the National Investment Bank, while urging ministers to ensure it helps develop Scotland’s low carbon...

Sketch: The trials of David Davis

15 December 2017

In a year of confusion and division, it's hard to escape the feeling that 2017 was the year of Farage

Scottish income tax: the time has come

15 December 2017

Analysis: Derek Mackay’s 2018/19 draft budget marks a new era for the Scottish Parliament as it finally faces up to its tax powers

Grenfell: Before the healing must come justice

14 December 2017

Warm words are not enough for survivors of the Grenfell fire disaster who are still homeless and desperate

Kezia Dugdale given formal warning over reality TV appearance

14 December 2017

Scottish Labour issues a formal warning to its former leader Kezia Dugdale after her appearance on I'm a Celebrity Get Me Out of Here

Scottish Budget 2018: key points

14 December 2017

An overview of some of the key points in the 2018/19 Scottish budget including changes to income tax and the public sector pay cap

Tory rebels inflict key Brexit vote defeat on Theresa May

14 December 2017

Blow for Theresa May as parliament votes to give itself final say over Brexit deal ahead of Brussels summit

David Cameron: Donald Trump's fake news tweets are dangerous

14 December 2017

Former Prime Minister David Cameron launches attack on Donald Trump for undermining western democracy

Impact of 50p additional tax rate ‘remains uncertain’, says Scottish Government report

13 December 2017

The report by the Scottish Government's chief economist suggests there would be a “revenue and policy risk” if there was an increase in income tax

Burial charges rise by 27 per cent in three years, finds Citizens Advice Scotland

13 December 2017

Citizens Advice Scotland report shows the average burial charge has reached £1,428 - up by 5.5 per cent in the last year