The SNP won 63 seats – two short of the majority it enjoyed in last parliament, while the Conservatives became Scotland’s second largest party taking 31 seats
'There are people right across Scotland who are sending the SNP a message - the voices and the decision we made as a country will not be ignored,' says Scottish Tory leader
High pressure is building across the UK and bringing 'pretty decent' weather
Scottish independence dominated discussions between the country’s five main parties
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Initiative to be based on Finland’s 80-year-old scheme praised with reducing infant mortality rates
The easy credit of the Blair years encouraged an ostentation and extravagance that no taxpayers in their right mind would have endorsed – and we're still paying for it today
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'It is the firm belief of the Ahmadiyya Muslim community that all people should be able to peacefully practice their faith without fear of persecution or violence'
'The smoking ban has had a disastrous effect on sections of the Scottish economy and society'
Editor of list says UK and US will have to 'raise their games' to compete in future years
Labour accuse the SNP of turning ‘a housing shortage into a housing crisis’
The track is the closer for upcoming album Painting of a Panic Attack
Documents leaked from the Cabinet Office reveal bombshell plans include a bridge or tunnel via the Isle of Man
Sara Albone became disorientated and began to develop hypothermia after being caught on Britain's highest mountain wearing summer clothing
The station near Knottingley in Yorkshire employed around 400 workers