First Minister Nicola Sturgeon has announced face coverings will be mandatory on public transport from Monday.
A cross-party group of Edinburgh politicians have written to the First Minister calling on her to support the safe reopening of Edinburgh Zoo.
The First Minister has said meeting her parents in their garden was “odd, but in a nice way”.
First Minister admits Scotland faces an ‘education emergency’ as her plans to restart schooling come under fire
Nicola Sturgeon acknowledged Scotland was facing an “education emergency” as she was accused of creating more confusion over how exactly schools will reopen on August 11.
Scotland has a strong foundation from which it can meet its climate change targets despite a “regrettable” rise in carbon emissions in 2018, the First Minister has said.
Nicola Sturgeon has pledged to get schools back up and running as normally as she can by the time they are due to return in August.
Schools may be able to open with “nearer normality” in August, depending on how successful efforts to suppress coronavirus have been, Nicola Sturgeon said.
First Minister Nicola Sturgeon has announced plans to extend free school meals through the summer.
More than 20,000 jobs in the hospitality industry will be at risk if pubs in Scotland open with the existing social distancing measures, according to a new survey.
The Scottish Government is to consider lifting social-distancing restrictions in schools, Nicola Sturgeon said, stressing that normal teaching will return “as quickly” as possible.
The First Minister "remains optimistic" that Scotland will begin to move into phase two of lockdown from Thursday, following a downward trend in cases and weekly number of deaths.
Scotland’s First Minister has said continuing the cautious approach to coronavirus could see a return to normality sooner than expected as one more death was registered.
Scotland's Economy Secretary said she hopes the announcement of a new £62 million energy transition fund will "give confidence" to those working on the Aberdeen Harbour expansion project.
‘Crisis’ sees Nicola Sturgeon unveil £62 million energy transition fund to support North Sea jobs and businesses
Nicola Sturgeon has announced a £62 million energy transition fund to support jobs in the oil and gas sector.
A trade union has urged the First Minister to back its new campaign to provide a plan for colleges and universities.
The two-metre social distancing rule should be relaxed to one metre as soon as possible, the Scottish Secretary has said.
‘We are making very real progress’: Fewer than one in 1,000 Scots infectious with Covid-19 as transmission rate falls
Fewer than one in 1,000 Scots are now believed to be infectious with Covid-19, according to new Scottish Government projections.
Nicola Sturgeon says she’ll consider accelerating reopening of tourism season to help hotels threatened by coronavirus
Nicola Sturgeon has said she is prepared to “speed up” the relaxation of tourism restrictions to help firms like Macdonald Hotels, where 1,800 jobs are threatened by Covid-19.
A “Help to Buy” scheme intended to help get young people on to the housing ladder is to be extended for a year, Nicola Sturgeon has said.
The Scottish Government has been criticised over a “series of blunders” amid calls for an investigation into official statistics.
Colleges and universities will be able to offer funding to students facing hardship over the summer sooner than planned, First Minister Nicola Sturgeon has announced.
‘People can die’: Nicola Sturgeon admits economic emergency is ‘colossal’ but refuses to budge on two-metre rule
Nicola Sturgeon claimed relaxing the Covid-19 two-metre social distancing rule would cost lives as she faced questions over a “tidal wave” of Scottish job losses.
About a third of care home staff in Scotland have been tested for coronavirus, new figures show.
Routine testing of NHS staff will be introduced in Scotland if an expert group recommends it, Nicola Sturgeon has pledged.
The temporary hospital built in Glasgow to treat Covid-19 patients could be used to help clear the backlog of thousands of Scots who have had surgeries postponed during the pandemic, Nicola Sturgeon has said.
Scotland faces a “colossal” economic crisis as a result of the coronavirus pandemic, Nicola Sturgeon has said.
Prime Minister Boris Johnson is set to announce children will soon be able to visit zoos in the latest easing of lockdown measures – although their wait to go back to school could last months.
Doctors, nurses and medical workers who arrive in Scotland from abroad will have to go into quarantine for 14 days, while those arriving in England, Wales and Northern Ireland are exempt.
Coronavirus may have been spreading in Scotland for up to a month before the first confirmed case was recorded by health professionals, the chief medical officer has said.
Nicola Sturgeon says Scotland to stick with the two-metre rule on physical distancing unless science suggests otherwise
Nicola Sturgeon has said she will stick with the two-metre rule for physical distancing despite tourism and travel operators calling for it to be relaxed to help businesses.