A Labour MSP calls on the first minister to support the introduction of her organ donation bill on Friday.
Nick Clegg is to set out the Liberal Democrats' economic policies for the next Parliament, including tax rises worth £8bn and £16bn in spending cuts.
Thousands of Scots face unfair working practices which leave them in "desperate and miserable situations", according to a report.
Will a series of events help boost turnout at the general election?
People should be able to register to vote on an election day itself to help address the growing deficit in democratic engagement, MPs say.
The educational background of the House of Commons is unlikely to change much after the general election, according to a charity's study.
The destruction of the railway line in Dawlish one year ago could have cost the UK economy up to £1.2bn, a report claims.
US Secretary of State John Kerry will hold talks in Ukraine, as Washington mulls whether to send weapons to help Kiev fight pro-Russian rebels.
Anti-Semitic incidents reached a record level of more than 1,100 last year, the Community Security Trust says.
MPs call for the UK to do more in the battle against Islamic State, voicing "surprise and deep concern" at its level of involvement so far.
Rescue teams in Taiwan are continuing to search for 12 people who remain unaccounted for after a plane crashed in a river, killing 31.
Nato draws up new strategy as Ukraine crisis looms
Disposable income is rising towards pre-crisis levels.
The BBC's Mexico correspondent Katy Watson asks why the relatives of 43 students who disappeared in the south-west of the country in September refuse to give up their search.
Is it becoming more difficult for people from working-class backgrounds to make an impact in the arts, asks Samira Ahmed?
How powerful is Islamic State in Libya?
Talking about mental health is half the battle
How passport photos have evolved over 100 years
Al-Jazeera journalist Peter Greste, who was freed on Sunday after more than a year in an Egyptian prison, tells reporters how he and his colleagues, who remain in jail, coped with life behind bars.
Shear delight as Shaun The Sheep hits the big screen