Does a "bloodbath" really await Labour, as a new poll gives SNP 43 per cent of the vote share next May, with Scottish Labour's share tumbling to 26 per cent?
The red-blue duopoly that had held for decades fractured as insurgent tribes invaded the pitch.
Having concededed that a Labour government is superior to a Conservative one, the SNP will need to explain why it is working to prevent one.
Over the coming months and years, this new politics will shake the British establishment to its foundations. It has many faces but a common origin: the growing consensus that the status quo is broken.
New party leader says Miliband would have to "rethink" Trident renewal and austerity as she positions herself to Salmond's left.
Nicola Sturgeon is a working-class woman in a profession dominated by middle-class men. The incoming SNP leader wants to lead Scotland into a new social-democratic era
A new poll puts the nationalists in first place in voting intention.
Nicola Sturgeon is adored by the party’s activists. She is a formidable machine politician and a capable media performer.
The failure to bring a greater number of affluent Scots on board raises questions about the SNP’s “de-risking” strategy.