Alex Salmond is setting public health policy for his new Alba party with help from Scotland’s former chief medical officer, Sir Harry Burns.
New teachers should be given longer contracts to help fill vacancies across the north and north-east, Lib Dems claim.
Nicola Sturgeon branded her political opponents “infantile” for claiming the SNP Government fell short of promises to improve infrastructure in the north and north-east.
Nicola Sturgeon’s pitch for re-election includes freezing income tax rates while also aiming to rebuild from the devastating Covid pandemic.
Young people and families will be offered up to £50,000 to stay in or move to islands under SNP bond plans to tackle rural population decline.
Fly-tipping offenders should be forced to fund a new scheme to help clean up the mess, according to a Lib Dem election pledge.
Armed forces veterans would be given a welfare top-up and extra help for housing under Scottish Conservative proposals for government.
First Minister Nicola Sturgeon said she takes responsibility for decisions about moving elderly patients from hospitals to care homes at the start of the pandemic.
Douglas Ross confirmed Boris Johnson is not expected to head north during the Scottish election campaign – but would not say if that was a blessing in disguise.
A lack of job opportunities in the rural north is being blamed for forcing graduates away from the region.
Scotland’s transport minister is calling for talks on new connections for the Caledonian Sleeper train in London to help save Eurostar from bankruptcy and boost direct tourism from the rest of Europe.
Prince Philip: Scottish election campaigns suspended in mark of respect after Duke of Edinburgh’s death
Campaigning in the Holyrood election has been halted by Scotland’s main political parties after the death of the Duke of Edinburgh.
Scotland needs a business rates overhaul with extra help for smaller high street traders, the Lib Dems say.
Young people are being promised extra help to find affordable housing in rural areas where second homes have caused serious problems for locals.
Nicola Sturgeon is pledging free school breakfasts and lunches to all primary school pupils in Scotland.
Scottish independence could lead to a form of partition for regions including the north-east, Shetland and Orkney, according to provocative claims by George Galloway’s new unionist party.
Alex Salmond threw the constitution back into the election campaign today but Holyrood’s political leaders had promises of their own to make.
Alex Salmond claimed a pro-independence Holyrood should start negotiating to quit the UK in the first week of the next Scottish parliamentary session.
Alex Salmond has been compared with Nigel Farage in a swipe at the former first minister’s new pro-independence party.
Alex Salmond to make Alba Party ‘declaration for Scotland’ as he plots immediate path to independence
Former first minister Alex Salmond is making his own “declaration for Scotland” as he plots an immediate path to independence.
SNP leader Nicola Sturgeon promised to revitalise Scotland’s ailing town centres in a funding pledge opponents claim falls "well short".
Alex Salmond claimed his candidates will say nothing negative in the Holyrood election campaign days after one of them branded Nicola Sturgeon a cow.
The next Scottish Government is being urged to put mental health “first” amid concerns about the scale of self-harming.
There was more distance on the covid-safe stage than there was between their opening pitches.
Scotland’s politicians briefly came together in pledges to rebuild the country from the pandemic during the first televised debate of the Holyrood campaign.
SNP and Labour leaders condemned a battle of egos as they tried to move on from the surprise launch of Alex Salmond’s new Alba party.
Former first minister Alex Salmond shook the Holyrood election campaign and handed SNP leader Nicola Sturgeon a major problem with a surprise bid to return to Holyrood.
Alex Salmond's shock new electoral strategy could see extra pro-independence MSPs returned to Holyrood, according to a polling expert.
Tories are launching a “fair deal” campaign for the north-east as they try to loosen the SNP’s hold.
Scottish election 2021: Here is how Scots across the north and north-east split on Holyrood voting and independence
Voters in the north and north-east reveal a fascinating spread of political attitudes at the start of a crucial election campaign.