MSPs are expected to back Nicola Sturgeon's call for a second independence referendum when they hold a key vote later today.Read the full story ›
SNP deputy leader Angus Robertson has said there is "no doubt" a second referendum on Scottish independence will take place, despite Theresa May insisting "now is not the time" for such a vote.
Mr Robertson said if Holyrood backs Nicola Sturgeon's bid for a fresh ballot on Wednesday it would be "undemocratic and totally unacceptable" for this to be denied by Westminster.
Theresa May has ruled out the possibility of a second Scottish independence referendum in 2018 or 2019.
Speaking at the start of the SNP spring conference in Aberdeen, he said: "Let there be no doubt - Scotland will have its referendum and the people of this country will have their choice. They will not be denied their say."
He added: "Scotland's referendum is going to happen and no UK Prime Minister should dare to stand in the way of Scotland's democracy."
The London Mayor insisted he was "not saying that nationalists are somehow racist or bigoted" after outraging SNP supporters.Read the full story ›
The First Minister said her government will demand new powers over immigration and its economy if the UK leaves the single market.Read the full story ›
Tommy Sheppard, who is vying for the post of deputy leader of the Scottish National Party, made the claim as he launched his campaign.Read the full story ›
Another Scottish independence referendum is fast approaching, SNP warns, after Westminster voted to renew Trident.Read the full story ›
Ruth Davidson is expected to challenge Nicola Sturgeon's party and claim another independence referendum is 'utterly unjustified'.Read the full story ›
Stewart Hosie has confirmed he will not seek re-election as he wishes to concentrate on his constituency, his family and his health.Read the full story ›
Tories say Angus MacNeil and Stewart Hosie broke expenses rules while allegedly having separate affairs with a Westminster journalist.Read the full story ›
Nicola Sturgeon has been re-elected as the First Minister of Scotland after a vote at the Scottish Parliament.Read the full story ›