A Westminster stunt has highlighted the growing cash deserts in rural Scotland, where people cannot access their money for free.
The number of full-time journalists has dropped 25% in the last decade, an independent review has shown.
Carbon capture and storage is back on track for a full-scale scheme to open in the 2030s, according to the UK Government.
Aberdeen North MP Kirsty Blackman has come under fire from fellow city MP Ross Thomson over her decision to abstain from the Heathrow vote.
Voting for Heathrow expansion without guarantees for Scottish airports would have been a dereliction of duty, Drew Hendry said last night.
Retaliatory tariffs have been imposed on Bourbon whisky in the EU, following the introduction of tariffs on EU steel and aluminium by Donald Trump.
Heathrow expansion could cost Aberdeen airport more than 1,100 flights by 2030, according to government figures.
This week’s controversy about Aberdeen’s suspended Labour councillors might seem to be an obscure issue about Labour Party rules, of interest only to party insiders and political anoraks.
Russian cyber attacks are a greater threat than Russian submarines, according to Shadow Foreign Secretary Emily Thornberry.
Tory rebel leader Dominic Grieve has been dubbed the Grand Old Duke of York after he caved in at the eleventh hour for a second time on his own Brexit Bill amendment.
Post-Brexit Scotland will struggle to compete for EU workers, according to a new report, with north-east employers already feeling the pinch.
The SNP’s Westminster leader, Ian Blackford, has said Donald Trump’s visit to the UK should be cancelled, following outrage over children being caged on the border between the USA and Mexico.
Ross Thomson has urged fellow Tories to revive the legacy of Margaret Thatcher and claimed his party lost ground in last year’s snap election because they rejected individualism.
The Aberdeen lawyer calling for a new law banning upskirting said campaigners were delighted to be given a second chance after the bill was blocked by a surprise objection.
A leading north-east politician has claimed that more UK Government investment is needed for oil and gas exploration.
Lossiemouth’s submarine-hunting aircraft should double in number to defend against the increasing Russian threat, MPs have recommended.
Scottish campaigners were yesterday shocked after an attempt to make upskirting a criminal offence in England and Wales was unexpectedly blocked.
Highland MP Drew Hendry has said a damning report on universal credit has vindicated his years of warnings about its introduction.
SNP membership surged by 5,085 after the party’s dramatic mass walkout from Prime Minister’s Questions on Wednesday after Westminster leader Ian Blackford was ejected by the Speaker.
This week, the P&J reported the shocking statistic that three chronic pain sufferers died while waiting for specialist treatment in the NHS Grampian area.
The SNP Westminster leader Ian Blackford has secured an emergency debate on Brexit after the SNP group staged a mass walkout at the Home of Commons.
SNP leaders have signalled that the gloves are off in their bid to win the best deal for Scotland on the devolution settlement.
Prime Minister’s Questions is normally a theatrical high point in the parliamentary week, as the leaders go head-to-head to prove they can think on their feet.
SNP Westminster leader Ian Blackford led his MPs from the House of Commons chamber in protest during PMQs.
Theresa May has dodged an expected defeat in the Commons with 11th hour concessions to buy off Tory rebels over a meaningful vote on the Brexit deal.
Aberdeen South MP Ross Thomson has compared Nicola Sturgeon unfavourably to North Korean leader Kim Jong Un in the Brexit debate.
Calls for oil companies to start hiring again, as MPs hear of labour shortages and a lack of exploration
Sir Ian Wood has warned that exploration in the oil and gas industry needs to be improved to maximise economic recovery of North Sea reserves.
Furious MPs hit out yesterday claiming there would be little time to carry out a debate on the Brexit Bill clauses around devolution.
The tax office has been accused of ‘Mafia tactics’ by Orkney and Shetland MP Alistair Carmichael.
The snap general election called by Theresa May this time last year caused a seismic shift across the country but especially in north-east Scotland.
Kate Forbes: Building on closing the disparity gap with affordable housing to keep people in the Highlands
The UK has the biggest and most unequal gap between the best and the worst performing regions in Europe.
A retired banker has called for public inquiry into an alleged fraud against RBS shareholders who won compensation.