The former First Minister had said he had seen an image of ghosts that was 'not forged or created'
Alex Salmond tells The Independent he joined the SNP in 1973 because of a row with his university girlfriend - a time when he was 'still learning how to behave better'
Former SNP leader casts doubt over the appointment of Lord Rose as chair of the official pro-Europe group
Exclusive: Former First Minister renews attack a year on from historic vote
Royal Bank of Scotland and Standard Life are among the listed businesses based north of the border that are under pressure to tell shareholders their plans should Scotland vote for independence.
Holyrood's First Minister insisted country would 'stand still' if it stayed part of UK
Dennis Canavan says the monarchy is 'a complete anachronism in a modern 21st century democracy'
SNP rejects UK Coalition lawyers' claims that independent country would have to reapply to join EU
Viewers in Scotland could be forced to pay on top of their licence fee to watch popular BBC programmes such as Doctor Who and Strictly Come Dancing, under plans for a new, post-independence Scottish public service broadcaster, Labour will warn this week.
MPs should be given an early chance to debate cutting the voting age to 16 across the UK following the decision to allow younger teenagers to participate in the Scottish independence referendum, electoral reformers said last night.
Electoral reformers press for MPs to debate issue after Prime Minister agrees lower limit for Scottish referendum
I will never say my beloved country can't go it alone. But the SNP's leader has made a bunch of ridiculous claims about the prospects for an independent Scotland
Scotland's Justice Secretary is facing demands to make a statement to Holyrood after it was claimed he sent a message to the Lockerbie bomber that he should drop his appeal against conviction to smooth the way for his compassionate release.
Fresh from a dispute with environmentalists over his golf resort on the Aberdeenshire coast, the billionaire Donald Trump has revealed plans to hand £10m to anti-wind farm campaigners.
Scotland and England are like a couple overlooking their happiness in their rush for a divorce that will leave them both worse off
David Cameron tried to stave off the threat of Scottish independence – and the end of the United Kingdom – by promising more devolved powers to Scotland if the country votes no in the referendum about whether or not to secede.