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Interview: Humza Yousaf on tackling hate head-on

22 October 2018

Exclusive: Driven by compassion, fairness and mercy, Scotland’s new Justice Secretary Humza Yousaf tells Mandy Rhodes how he intends to tackle hate head-on without fear or favour

Protecting the vulnerable on both sides of the criminal divide

22 October 2018

The Scottish Government has indicated it intends to make the criminal justice system more victim focused

Nicola Sturgeon boycotts event after it invites far-right strategist Steve Bannon

22 October 2018

Nicola Sturgeon pulls out of news conference after learning former Trump strategist Steve Bannon also invited.

Theresa May's Brexit limbo endangers the Union

22 October 2018

Mandy Rhodes: For the leader of party that prides itself on upholding the Union, the PM is making a jolly good fist at tearing it apart

'Working conditions in Scottish schools akin to Victorian workhouse'

22 October 2018

Teachers launch scathing attack on the Scottish Government over mounting pressures in the classroom

Scottish Tory MPs threaten to vote down Brexit deal over fishing row

22 October 2018

Douglas Ross says Tory MPs could be ready to vote against the UK Government over fisheries policy

Brexit, Ireland and the case for Scottish independence

19 October 2018

Continued UK membership of the customs union would make post-independence negotiations between the UK and an independent Scotland simpler, but a hard Brexit could boost support for...

UK Government to challenge Scots court ruling that could block Brexit

19 October 2018

If the European Court of Justice rules Parliament can revoke Article 50 without the permission of the other EU states, it could see MPs stopping Brexit.

World Menopause Day marked by MPs

18 October 2018

Marion Fellows MP reads out Mandy Rhodes column in Commons chamber to mark World Menopause Day

BSE detected in Aberdeenshire

18 October 2018

Ministers have introduced an emergency prevention response plan, placing movement restrictions on the farm and launching further investigations to identify its origin

Getting to know you - Ian Murray

18 October 2018

Edinburgh South Labour MP talks about football, Darth Vader and receiving abuse from taxi drivers with Gemma Fraser

Men who care: attracting men into the caring professions

18 October 2018

Attracting men into the caring professions faces some societal challenges but there is a movement to encourage more men into caring roles