The SNP should give Boris Johnson an Easter deadline to accept demands for a second Scottish independence referendum, or start preparing its own plans for a ballot, a former depute leadership candidate has said.
Labour leadership contender Rebecca Long-Bailey said she could back a second vote on independence – but insisted her party must not “fall into the trap” again of working with the Tories to try to keep Scotland in the UK.
A crowdfunding appeal has been set up to help a man accused of holding a rally without having insurance and traffic regulations in place.
An SNP MP has accused Nicola Sturgeon’s Government of “dithering” over the prospect of holding a second ballot on independence.
The UK Government has been fuelling Scottish independence by failing to engage with public opinion, it has been suggested.
Nicola Sturgeon will insist that Scotland has “the right to choose its own future” as she urges MSPs to back her plans for a second independence referendum to be held this year.
The Scottish Government has “many options” it could use to push for a second independence referendum if Boris Johnson continues to deny such a vote, a Holyrood minister has said.
Nicola Sturgeon has “no mandate” for a second independence referendum, Labour leadership hopeful Jess Phillips has insisted, as she said she would have turned down the Scottish First Minister’s request for a section 30 order if she was PM.
Nicola Sturgeon has said Scotland “will get the right to decide our own future” despite Prime Minister Boris Johnson rejecting her plea for a second independence referendum.
Boris Johnson has formally rejected a call for Holyrood to be given the power to hold a second independence referendum.
A former Labour Cabinet minister has said he is “100% certain” Scotland will become independent.
SNP ministers will insist Scotland has the “right to choose an alternative future” as they travel to London for talks with the UK Government over Brexit.
Boris Johnson is intent on turning the UK into the 51st state of the US, with independence for Scotland the only way to escape this, a former Holyrood cabinet secretary and newly-elected SNP MP has claimed.
The Scottish Secretary has said Boris Johnson will give “careful consideration” to Nicola Sturgeon’s request to be handed the powers to hold a second independence referendum.
Riot police have clashed with protesters outside a football match between Barcelona and Real Madrid.
Nicola Sturgeon has called for a “coming together” of political parties in the Scottish Parliament to deliver a second independence referendum.
The PM refusing a second independence referendum will not be “the end of the matter”, Nicola Sturgeon has insisted – as she warned Boris Johnson: “Scotland cannot be imprisoned in the Union against its will.”
A leading Scottish Labour politician has called for a second independence referendum.
Boris Johnson has reiterated his opposition to a second vote on Scottish independence during a call with Nicola Sturgeon, despite her saying it is now a “democratic right”.
A second vote on Scottish independence is now a “democratic right” after the SNP’s victory in Scotland in a “watershed” General Election, Nicola Sturgeon has declared.
The UK has been left in a “constitutional crisis”, SNP Westminster leader Ian Blackford has warned as he insisted the “right thing” for the PM to do would be to permit a second vote on Scottish independence.
Nicola Sturgeon was forced to defend her plans to hold a second vote on Scottish independence in 2020 as the country’s political leaders clashed ahead of Thursday’s General Election.
Scots are being urged not to “sleepwalk into disaster” in next week’s General Election by backing either Nicola Sturgeon’s SNP or Jeremy Corbyn’s Labour.
Shadow chancellor John McDonnell has said Scotland “doesn’t need independence, it needs a Labour Government” in a campaign video addressing the Scottish electorate.
There was an “institutional issue” with the BBC in its coverage of the 2014 independence referendum, Nicola Sturgeon has said.
A man sent a threatening email to Nicola Sturgeon telling her she “needs a bullet” after becoming frustrated about Brexit and independence.
A man has been charged following a pro-independence march in Aberdeen.
Several roads in Aberdeen city centre will close today as a pro-independence march takes place.
A referendum on the UK’s constitution should be a “one-off generational thing” which cannot be re-run for up to 20 years, a former Labour first minister has said.
Aberdeen's oil and gas industry dominated First Minister's Questions at Holyrood, as the possibility of a second independence referendum draws closer.