This time last year, Moray Council’s SNP group was left crestfallen after losing party veteran Gordon McDonald as its representation in the chambers slipped from 11 members to nine.
Aberdeen’s council leaders have hailed the progress they have made since taking control of the city 12 months ago – despite facing a rocky road to gaining power in the townhouse.
A claim UK Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn supports Scottish independence has been dismissed as nonsense.
Aberdeen council’s co-leader has launched a stinging attack on her opposition rival calling for him to apologise “for undermining the council” in a bitter dispute over outsourcing.
Regional dialect can sometimes bamboozle people not in the know.
The Government’s preferred solution to the border between Northern Ireland and the Republic belongs in the realms of science fiction, the SNP’s shadow Europe spokesman has claimed.
A row has erupted after it was revealed that some parking charges across the north-east could double.
SNP Westminster leader Ian Blackford would meet Donald Trump in the UK despite his reservations out of “respect” for his position.
At their party conference in June, the next deputy leader of the SNP will be announced.
A consultant for the SNP met the controversial data firm Cambridge Analytica in the run up to the last Holyrood elections, the First Minister has revealed.
Nicola Sturgeon has refused to reveal who the SNP consultant was that met with controversial data firm Cambridge Analytica.
SNP Westminster leader Ian Blackford has admitted a link between the party and data analytics firm Cambridge Analytica is regrettable.
SNP Westminster leader Ian Blackford has warned there will be no deal on Brexit unless the Scottish Government gets full control over devolved powers.
The SNP has been accused of manufacturing a legal row over Brexit in order to push for a second independence referendum.
The SNP is preparing to introduce a number of strict disciplinary rules, just months after shamed Aberdeen Donside MSP Mark McDonald resigned from the party.
An Aberdeen councillor who herself suffered a miscarriage has backed controversial council plans to remove mementos from the graves of babies at a city cemetery.
Scotland’s full potential will only be realised with independence, Nicola Sturgeon has said.
A council by-election tied between Conservative and Labour was decided in favour of the Tory candidate by the drawing of lots, under a traditional procedure.
A former MP has appeared in court on six charges including fraud.
The SNP’s Westminster leader has called on Theresa May to impose tougher financial sanctions on Russia. including steps to tackle money laundering in the UK.
Protesters have taken part in a march against racism in Glasgow in solidarity with events in other European cities.
Ministers have been urged to allow child refugees to sponsor their close families members to join them in the UK.
Less than a quarter of Scots think Brexit should lead to a second independence referendum, a poll has revealed.
A fishing campaign group has urged the UK Government to make it clear how the industry will be affected by Brexit.
Shamed Aberdeen Donside MSP Mark McDonald has claimed he is “ready to learn from my mistakes” when he embarks on a career as an independent politician.
Michael Russell: More than 20 years ago, the people of Scotland voted overwhelmingly for a national parliament
BREXIT: MORE than 20 years ago, the people of Scotland voted overwhelmingly for a national parliament.
Former close party colleagues of disgraced MSP Mark McDonald dramatically turned their back on him yesterday and called for his resignation.
Nicola Sturgeon has defended her party’s handling of an investigation into the inappropriate behaviour of former childcare minister Mark McDonald.
Nicola Sturgeon has called on disgraced MSP Mark McDonald to quit Holyrood after investigators found he had “exploited” his power and caused “distress” to women.
The SNP’s Mhairi Black has revealed the scale of misogynistic abuse she faces online, repeating in Parliament insults aimed at her which include the C-word.
Nicola Sturgeon called on disgraced MSP Mark McDonald to quit Holyrood last night after investigators found he had “exploited” his power and caused “distress” to women.
First Minister Nicola Sturgeon has said it would be appropriate for the Scottish Government’s former childcare minister to stand down as an MSP after a series of sleaze allegations were made against him.