Scottish independence party seeks majority in 'knife-edge' count
The Scottish National Party hoped a second day of vote-counting Saturday would bring it a slim majority in the devolved parliament while Prime Minister Boris Johnson decried its plan for an independence referendum.
Hope, division as Scots vote on independence referendum plan
Scotland votes on Thursday to elect the national parliament with the ruling party seeking a green light for a fresh referendum on independence from the United Kingdom.
UK's Johnson visits Scotland as independence support mounts
Prime Minister Boris Johnson will on Thursday praise the United Kingdom's collective response to coronavirus during a trip to Scotland, in a bid to counter record support for independence. Johnson is set to highlight the British government's role in Scotland dealing with the pandemic, from deploying the army to help roll out vaccines to providing…
UK PM Johnson under fire over Scottish parliament criticism
Scottish independence campaigners have seized on comments by British Prime Minister Boris Johnson in which he said the creation of a devolved parliament in Edinburgh had been "a disaster".
Boris Johnson in Scotland as no-deal Brexit concerns grow
Prime Minister Boris Johnson on Monday promised a bright future after Brexit on his first visit to Scotland but Britain's top business lobby said companies need to be on an "emergency footing" because of the growing likelihood of a no-deal exit.
Scottish leader warns new PM Boris Johnson on Brexit
Scottish First Minister Nicola Sturgeon said Thursday that Scotland needed an "alternative option" to the Brexit strategy of new British Prime Minister Boris Johnson, as she planned another independence push.
Brexit chaos leaves Scotland on independence tightrope
With Britain tearing its hair out over the Brexit confusion, Scotland's government is biding its time as it prepares for the ultimate prize -- independence.
Scottish leader vows to reject UK prime minister's Brexit deal
Scotland's pro-independence leader vowed on Monday to vote against any Brexit agreement that fails to preserve much closer EU-UK ties than currently under discussion.
Scotland's Sturgeon rails at 'mad Brexiteers' after EU talks
Scottish First Minister Nicola Sturgeon railed at London's "mad Brexiteers" on Monday after holding talks with EU officials in Brussels, where she firmly backed Britain staying in the bloc's customs union and single market after the divorce.