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 Scottish National Party (SNP) leader and Scotland’s first minister Nicola Sturgeon speaks with members of the media at the count centre in Glasgow on December. Photograph: Andy Buchanan/AFP via Getty Images

Nicola Sturgeon has claimed the election success of the Scottish National Party (SNP) gives her a “renewed, refreshed and strengthened” mandate for a(...)

UK prime minister Boris Johnson leaves 10 Downing Street, London. Photograph: Dominic Lipinski/PA Wire

A December general election now looks all but certain, after Jeremy Corbyn said Labour would be prepared to support Boris Johnson’s latest effort to t(...)

Scottish National Party MP Angus Robertson is favourite to win the race to become the party’s deputy leader. Photograph: Andrew Milligan/PA Wire

It is not long since Scottish National Party conferences were low-key affairs held in hotels in small towns such as Oban and Dunoon. Now the SNP mee(...)

Scotland’s First Minister Nicola Sturgeon is welcomed by European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker ahead of a meeting at the EC in Brussels. Photograph: Eric Vidal/Reuters

Spain and France have dealt a major blow to Scottish hopes of staying in the EU as the rest of Britain leaves, insisting that Brussels must negotiate (...)

Scotland’s first minister Nicola Sturgeon listens in the debating chamber of the Scottish parliament at Holyrood in Edinburgh, on Tuesday. Photograph: Scott Heppell/Reuters

A second referendum on Scottish independence remains “on the table” following last week’s Brexit vote, Nicola Sturgeon has said. Scotland’s first mins(...)

Only a few years ago Labour, then dominant across Scotland, used to boast that they had made the country a virtually “Tory-free zone”, returning just (...)

SNP leader Nicola Sturgeon reacts as results come in at a Scottish Parliament election count at the Emirates Arena in Glasgow, Scotland. Photograph: Danny Lawson/PA Wire

Scotland is set for a nationalist minority government after the Scottish National Party recorded a third successive victory in elections to the devolv(...)

First minister of Scotland Nicola Sturgeon: Labour can only get around its systemic exclusion from power by reclaiming lost territory in Scotland. Photograph: Andrew Milligan/PA Wire

Last spring the Conservative minister, Nick Boles, noticed something exercising his constituents in Lincolnshire, in the English Midlands. Whatever th(...)

SNP leader Nicola Sturgeon said Labour leader David Miliband “can say what he likes now [about a deal post election], but he’ll have to wake up and smell the coffee on May 8th”. Photograph: Russell Cheyne/Reuters

Claims that the Scottish National Party holding the balance of power after next week’s UK general election would cause a constitutional crisis are “a(...)

David Cameron  at the village hall in Norton-sub-Hamdon in the Yeovil constituency, Somerset. Photograph: Matt Cardy/Getty Images

For five years, David Cameron has made great play of a letter left by a Labour minister for the Liberal Democrats’ David Laws on the latter’s first da(...)

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