A north-east MSP mixed up in a lobbying controversy is expected to learn his fate next week.
Man who sparked major security alert whilst trying to set fire to the Scottish Parliament gets jail sentence
A man who tried to set fire to the Scottish Parliament, held a large kitchen knife over his head and said he wanted the police to kill him has been jailed.
A man who attempted to set fire to the Scottish Parliament, causing a “major security alert”, has been jailed for 30 months.
The Scottish Parliament has been awarded a five-star rating from Scotland’s national tourism body.
MSPs claimed a record £16 million in expenses last year.
A campaigner has told MSPs he feels a special moment has been “stolen” from him because he cannot ask his stepfather to adopt him now he is over 18.
A campaigner calling for a change in the law in Scotland to allow adults to be adopted is to make his case to MSPs.
A Scottish Cabinet Secretary offered to back a referendum on the final Brexit deal if the Liberal Democrats supported Scottish independence, MSPs have heard.
Scotland’s state-owned ferry firm has insisted it will not pay any extra cash for two new boats being built to serve Scotland’s island communities, despite the work running over time and over budget.
Wow. What a week that was.
A new five-year plan for promoting Gaelic has been unveiled by the Scottish Parliament.
Controversial legislation to merge the British Transport Police and Police Scotland might never be enacted, the Justice Secretary has said.
Justice Secretary Humza Yousaf is facing questions from MSPs after controversial plans to merge transport police with Police Scotland were called to a halt.
Aberdeen Donside MSP Mark McDonald will officially begin his one-month suspension from the Scottish Parliament today.
More than 150 arts leaders from 44 countries have gathered in the “cultural capital of the world” for a major summit.
Cultural leaders from around the world are set to take part in a summit getting under way today.
A north politician is backing an innovative cycling scheme which aims to help older people across the Highlands stay active and socialise.
A Highland MSP has praised the “sacrifice” of retained firefighters serving in rural areas - tabling a motion at the Scottish Parliament recognising their devotion to duty.
I’ve changed my mind. I admit I might have been wrong.
A city pensioner who has to travel to Newcastle to get treatment for a chronic condition has stepped in to campaign for people with similar conditions to get help closer to home.
A city pupil will have his art work showcased in the Scottish Parliament.
Senior politicians have called for an inquiry into prescription drugs and the crippling impact dependence and withdrawal can have.
Brexit Minister David Davis told MPs he is “almost a fifth columnist” for devolution in his latest appearance before Westmister’s Brexit committee.
The Scottish Parliament will host a meeting today to scrutinise the closures of banks in the north-east.
Highland MSP Kate Forbes hopes to encourage greater support for families with Down's Syndrome.
Mark McDonald affirmed that he was not a “criminal” yesterday as he made his return to Holyrood amid a storm of controversy over harassment allegations.
Demands for reform were made yesterday after it emerged that disgraced Aberdeen MSP Mark McDonald was in line for a “golden goodbye” payment of more than £7,000.
A north-east MSP could face an investigation amid claims he breached Holyrood rules by offering a tour of the parliament to bidders at a Tory fundraising auction.
A string of north and north-east MSPs are facing a backlash over their second jobs – with one potentially topping up their Holyrood salary by the equivalent of £14,000 per day.
Customers across the north of Scotland are spending more than £33million every year on excess delivery fees compared to the rest of the UK.
A group of MSPs will come to the north-east to discuss potential changes to the education system.
Four calls were made to the Scottish Parliament’s new sex harassment hotline in the three days since it was established.