As the Brexit clock ticks down and the Alex Salmond crisis grows, the stakes have never been higher for his SNP successor.
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Scotland's former first minister has sparked outrage in the UK with his latest move.
The Spanish government is dealing with the Catalonian secession movement in entirely the wrong way. But what would getting it right look like?
Scotland's former first minister on Brexit, Scotland and the need for a new generation of visionaries.
The birth certificates of the 41 players in the squad touring New Zealand are an eclectic mix.
Even though they won the election in Scotland, the result will be portrayed as a loss for the SNP. So where does it leave Nicola Sturgeon on a second independence referendum?
Theresa May isn't the only national leader having a queasy election.
London's media were unified against Scottish separatism in 2014. Second time around, the picture is more complicated.
The Scottish and UK leaders exchanged fire this week – so, who's winning?
With a second Scottish referendum 'all but inevitable', here's a strange pill for the nationalists to swallow.
As a second independence referendum beckons, a counterweight to the unionist-leaning press is hugely important to the Yes side.
Here are five political leaders from around the world who are emerging as significant talents and possible contenders for influence in 2017 and beyond.
Scottish first minister tries to keep party faithful happy while starting long courtship of the no voters.
Scotland's numbers look far worse than the UK's.
Anything That Gives Off Light explores Scottishness from three very different perspectives.
The Jacobites are regularly cast as 'primitive' Scots – yet it is a false narrative suited for political ends.
The fears about the City don't look overcooked – here's why.
Brexit uncertainty, English xenophobia and a recession brewing - no wonder Scottish Labour is thinking about switching sides.
It's critical to protect London's European connections from Brexit's isolationism - could independence be the way forward?