The Prime Minister and his Scottish secretary have rejected calls for a second independence referendum amid renewed pressure from the SNP.
Scottish Secretary Alister Jack has said Boris Johnson should not grant the power to hold a second independence referendum, despite the SNP’s General Election gains.
A senior politician has pledged to boost Scotland’s fishing sector.
Oil and gas bosses have warned the UK Government not to "take the eye off the ball" during Brexit negotiations.
Scottish Secretary David Mundell last night urged Aberdeen to “sell itself around the world” to secure its future as a global hub for oil and gas.
An announcement on whether Aberdeen will get a £3 billion City Deal is expected in the next fortnight.
THE next steps in the North-east's response to the Syrian refugee crisis have been discussed at a city council meeting.
THE Scottish Secretary has insisted that people are fed of talking about a second referendum.