Nicola Sturgeon has promised to meet MSPs’ demands for a wide-ranging review of Scottish schools to tackle “weaknesses” in the education system.
Scottish Conservative leadership hopeful Jackson Carlaw promised tax breaks for nurses, teachers and police officers if he gets into government.
Jackson Carlaw has revealed he does not expect another independence referendum in the 2020s - suggesting one should not be held for decades.
Interim Scottish Conservative leader Jackson Carlaw yesterday confirmed he intends to stand for the position on a permanent basis as nominations opened to replace Ruth Davidson.
Nicola Sturgeon yesterday demanded Holyrood is given permanent powers to hold referendums as she made her formal request for a second independence vote.
Nicola Sturgeon has published the “democratic case” for a new independence referendum as the Scottish Government requested the powers to hold another vote.
Nicola Sturgeon to step up her fight for an independence referendum next week after SNP’ election success
Nicola Sturgeon will step up her drive for a independence referendum next week by publishing a document making the “democratic” case for Holyrood to hold a poll.
Scottish Tory leader Jackson Carlaw has admitted he was “disappointed” that his party lost seven seats north of the border as he attempted to put a brave face on the result.
The Scottish Conservatives will not support any request for a second independence referendum, Jackson Carlaw has said.
Scotland’s political leaders made their last ditch pleas for votes yesterday as they spent the final hours before the election clashing over Brexit and Scottish independence.
Scottish Conservative leader Jackson Carlaw has admitted he does not trust politicians.
ANALYSIS: Viewers left unmoved by final TV debate which offered ‘more perspiration than inspiration’
The final Scottish leaders debate of this fractious general election was pitched as a chance for Nicola Sturgeon, Jackson Carlaw, Richard Leonard and Willie Rennie to make a last ditch plea for votes.
Nicola Sturgeon tonight insisted that she respected the outcome of the 2014 independence referendum - despite using the General Election to campaign for another one next year.
The Tories warned the General Election in Scotland is on a “knife edge” as they called on pro-union supporters to back the party.
While three parties campaigned against independence in 2014, Scottish Conservative leader Jackson Carlaw insists his is the only one that can now be relied upon to stand up to Nicola Sturgeon.
More than four decades after joining the Scottish Conservatives, Jackson Carlaw is running his first election campaign as party leader.
Jackson Carlaw has claimed the Conservatives would make the north-east "boom once again” as he warned voters against “sleepwalking” into an independence referendum.
Nicola Sturgeon got her skates on as she visited Aberdeen’s Christmas market on the election campaign trail.
The SNP is facing calls to take disciplinary action against party members who campaign for a candidate who was dropped by the party over alleged anti-Semitic comments.
Scots are being urged not to “sleepwalk into disaster” in next week’s General Election by backing either Nicola Sturgeon’s SNP or Jeremy Corbyn’s Labour.
Scottish Conservative leader Jackson Carlaw has said he would campaign to leave the EU if there was a second referendum.
Jeremy Corbyn was ridiculed after the Labour leader came up with his party’s fourth position on an independence referendum in two days.
Nicola Sturgeon has made clear she would prioritise holding a second independence referendum over a fresh vote on Brexit.
Scottish Conservative acting leader claims vote for any other party would harm fishing industry on visit to Fraserburgh
The acting leader of the Scottish Conservatives claimed that a vote for any other party would mean "abandoning our fishing fleets to EU rules" as he visited the north-east.
David Mundell has hailed the Conservative Party’s record in Scotland as he claimed the “only job ” of SNP MPs is to secure another independence vote.
Nicola Sturgeon has claimed Boris Johnson and Jeremy Corbyn were "running scared" of her as she renewed calls to debate them on television.
Jackson Carlaw yesterday claimed Nicola Sturgeon is “not listening” to voters on independence as he launched a new Tory campaign billboard in Aberdeen yesterday.
Scotland’s political leaders yesterday kicked off their campaigns for a winter General Election, which will be dominated by Brexit and calls for a second Scottish independence referendum.
Tory leader Jackson Carlaw will today call on the SNP to “put their hands in their pockets” to boost the north-east’s prosperity.
Nicola Sturgeon has refused to rule out an independent Scotland having a hard border with England.
The Scottish Tories have dropped their opposition to a no-deal Brexit and now stand "foursquare" behind Boris Johnson's plan to take the UK out of the EU with or without a deal on October 31.
Nicola Sturgeon yesterday accused her opponents of trying to “rig” a second independence referendum during a row over the question on the ballot paper.