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MSPs want end to 'hefty' payouts to failed public sector bosses

Mon, 10/09/2017 - 01:13
Holyrood's public audit committee said "hefty" payouts for bosses who leave under a cloud are essentially "rewarding failure".

Greens 'are changing the debate', co-leader tells members

Mon, 10/09/2017 - 00:57
The party's co-leader will argue the Greens can be hugely influential in 21st Century politics.

Brexit: 'No deal' planning is well under way, says minister

Sun, 10/08/2017 - 15:31
Justice minister says while UK wants best deal it must "prepare for all eventualities".

What went wrong for the Conservatives in Manchester?

Sun, 10/08/2017 - 13:05
Emma Vardy reports on what went wrong for the Conservatives in Manchester.

Ruth Davidson: I'm not looking past 2021

Sun, 10/08/2017 - 11:21
Scottish Conservatives leader Ruth Davidson insists she is focused on her current job.

Sturgeon: How can Catalans express their view?

Sun, 10/08/2017 - 10:39
The first minister is asked if Scotland will recognise Catalonia, if it declares independence from Spain.

Theresa May's critics 'self-absorbed' - Sir John Major

Sun, 10/08/2017 - 06:54
Sir John Major says plotting against Theresa May must stop but calls for the government to change.

Swinney to address SNP conference in Glasgow

Sun, 10/08/2017 - 00:10
The deputy first minister will tell delegates in Glasgow that the party will protect Scotland's interests.

Ruth Davidson tells May's critics 'put up and shut up'

Sat, 10/07/2017 - 13:03
The Scottish Conservative Party leader calls for Tory members to back Prime Minister Theresa May.

Grenfell Tower: Safety cash not released, councils say

Sat, 10/07/2017 - 12:34
Some councils say requests for government money in the wake of the Grenfell Tower fire have not been met.

Tory rebels should 'put up, or shut up' - Ruth Davidson

Sat, 10/07/2017 - 02:41
Ruth Davidson says the party should back the prime minister and "let her get back to governing".

Green Party conference: Brexit and Grenfell Tower on agenda

Sat, 10/07/2017 - 00:59
Party members gather for their conference after seeing their vote share fall at the general election.

Sketchy speeches and conference calamity

Sat, 10/07/2017 - 00:51
How to avoid a PR predicament.

Top European human rights official Pedro Agramunt quits amid scandal

Fri, 10/06/2017 - 19:11
Council of Europe president Pedro Agramunt was criticised for visiting Syria with Russian MPs.

Poll tracker

Fri, 10/06/2017 - 16:02
BBC political analyst Peter Barnes looks at how the polls have panned out over the summer.

Andy Coulson on the future of Theresa May and the Conservatives

Fri, 10/06/2017 - 14:59
David Cameron's former communications director says now is not the time for Theresa May to step down.

European borders: Niall Ferguson on Spain and Catalonia

Fri, 10/06/2017 - 14:42
Historian Niall Ferguson on Spain and Catalonia amid independence calls.

Conservative conference: Anne McElvoy on the political week

Fri, 10/06/2017 - 14:40
Anne McElvoy looks back over the political week from the Conservative conference.

European politicians divided on Catalonia crisis

Fri, 10/06/2017 - 14:35
The crisis in Catalonia has been a tricky issue for some European politicians.

Plaid Cymru to end Labour Welsh Government co-operation deal

Fri, 10/06/2017 - 13:11
The so-called "compact" was struck after deadlock in the vote for first minister in 2016.

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