The Scottish Green Party has announced it is fielding a record 219 candidates in this year's council elections.
MINISTERS are facing fresh pressure to review the status of the country's joint schools quango.
EARLIER this week The Herald published a story some people did not like. Scottish shell firms, we revealed, had been used to launder at least £4 billion in dirty money from Russia.
Scottish voters should have the right to choose between the "significant and profound" change that Brexit will cause and independence, Nicola Sturgeon has said.
Ukip's only MP Douglas Carswell is leaving the party and will sit in the House of Commons as an independent.
Theresa May has played down a row over the Daily Mail's front page picture of her and Nicola Sturgeon focusing on their legs.
SCOTLAND’S capital erupted in protest yesterday over Brexit and the growing influence of the far-right around the world.
AS Susan Aitken enters the meeting room in Glasgow City Chambers, her mobile phone ring tone plays 'How Soon is Now' by the Smiths. The musical interlude is fitting as this is the woman widely tipped to take over as leader of Scotland's biggest city…
Sinn Fein have withdrawn from the talks process aimed at restoring devolution in Northern Ireland.
POLITICIANS in Northern Ireland have been given a grace period of a “short few weeks” to settle their differences and form a power-sharing executive, James Brokenshire, the Secretary of State, has made clear.