The number of schools where pupils are taking an average of six subjects or fewer in S4 has increased by more than 250% since education reforms in the Curriculum for Excellence were introduced, the Tories have claimed.
Frontrunners in the Tory leadership race insisted they could somehow succeed where Theresa May failed in striking a better Brexit deal with Brussels.
Boris Johnson has claimed only he can see off both Nigel Farage and Jeremy Corbyn as he urged Tory MPs and party members to make him their next leader and prime minister.
Sajid Javid’s campaign to be the next prime minister has received a boost with an endorsement from Scottish Tory leader Ruth Davidson.
Ruth Davidson and John Swinney have joined forces to back calls for a change to the charity lottery fundraising limit.
Ruth Davidson has said she fears a second EU referendum could set a precedent in Scotland.
The Conservatives and Labour are languishing in joint-fourth place in Scotland, according to a new European election poll.
Scotland could benefit from an economic boost if further referendums on independence and Brexit are ruled out, Ruth Davidson has said.
Ruth Davidson has described the council elections as a “plague on both your houses” as she urged MPs to agree on a Brexit vision in the run-up to the European ballot.
Ruth Davidson has hailed a Conservative victory in a council by-election as a “fantastic result”.
Politicians from all parties must “up their game” to help support young people who do not attend university, Ruth Davidson has said.
Ruth Davidson has made her pitch to be Scotland’s next first minister, pledging to bring about a “blue-collar revolution” that would get the country “on the right track”.
Ruth Davidson has made her pitch to be Scotland’s next first minister – pledging to bring about a “blue collar revolution” that would get the country “on the right track”.
Ruth Davidson will insist Scotland does not need independence to thrive as she sets out her positive vision for the country’s future.
An ally of Boris Johnson has denied claims he was prevented from appearing at the Scottish Conservative conference.
Ruth Davidson has said she will back whoever will champion Scotland as the next Conservative leader when Theresa May steps down.
Ruth Davidson has said her return to politics after maternity leave will “fire the starting gun” for the 2021 Holyrood elections.
The next prime minister should continue to say no to another referendum on independence, Scottish Conservative leader Ruth Davidson has said.
Scottish Tory leader Ruth Davidson said she has “plenty to aim at” when she returns to work this week, amid a reignited independence debate and Brexit stalemate.
The Duchess of Sussex appears alongside Scottish Conservative leader Ruth Davidson and singer Dua Lipa in Vogue magazine’s inaugural guide to Britain’s 25 most influential and aspirational female figures.
Ruth Davidson has called on the SNP to deliver its verdict on the future of suspended Aberdeen Donside MSP Mark McDonald.
American actress Teri Hatcher, comedian Alan Carr and leader of the Scottish Conservatives Ruth Davidson are among the stars taking part in The Great Celebrity Bake Off.
A housing development in Aberdeenshire has led the way in demonstrating the right approach to building homes across Scotland, a senior politician was to say today.
Kezia Dugdale, leader of Scottish Labour
A lot has been said in the last 48 hours or so about the Aberdeen City Council coalition deal agreed by the Scottish Conservatives, Labour and the Independent Alliance.
Scottish Labour leader Kezia Dugdale has "shown her true" colours after suspending nine rebel Aberdeen councillors, according to Ruth Davidson.
Scottish Conservative leader Ruth Davidson paid a visit to Inverurie as the Tories turned their attention to Alex Salmond's Gordon constituency.
In April 2012, I wrote in this paper that I hoped the Scottish Conservatives would increase our number of councillors in the North-east. We did just that, ending up in administration in both Aberdeen and Aberdeenshire.
Scottish Conservative leader Ruth Davidson has announced her engagement to partner Jen Love-Wilson this morning.
A woman has said she was "not amused" at being made to pay £1.50 for her mail - only to find out it was an election flyer from the Scottish Conservatives.