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Will Nicola Sturgeon turn out to be as annoying as Alex Salmond was? - Telegraph

Will Nicola Sturgeon turn out to be as annoying as Alex Salmond was? - Telegraph | My Scotland | Scoop.it
The SNP leader Nicola Sturgeon's ham-fisted intervention over Europe suggests she has the same problems with bluster and grandstanding that her predecessor Alex Salmond did
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Analysis: Labour doesn't just need a new leader. It needs a new mission. - stv.tv

Analysis: Labour doesn't just need a new leader. It needs a new mission. - stv.tv | My Scotland | Scoop.it
Stephen Daisley on the departure of Johann Lamont and the future of Scottish Labour.
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Fury grows at Lamont attacks on Curran and Labour's 'dinosaurs'

Fury grows at Lamont attacks on Curran and Labour's 'dinosaurs' | My Scotland | Scoop.it
COLLEAGUES of Johann Lamont have let rip at the
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The grim reaper is knocking for Scottish Labour | Owen Jones

The grim reaper is knocking for Scottish Labour | Owen Jones | My Scotland | Scoop.it
A once mighty movement lies broken and battered, thanks to Blairism and the referendum. Yet there is a way to revive it The old political order is a dying patient: each week brings new convulsions, more symptoms of approaching morbidity.
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How much more Scottish whinging can the English take? - Telegraph

How much more Scottish whinging can the English take? - Telegraph | My Scotland | Scoop.it
After the referendum Scotland is getting a reputation for being boring and self-obsessed
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Lesley Riddoch: Labour’s great divide is laid bare

Lesley Riddoch: Labour’s great divide is laid bare | My Scotland | Scoop.it
LEADERLESS and in freefall, the only way back for the Scottish party is to rigorously assert its independence, says Lesley Riddoch
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Alex Salmond considers standing for Westminster seat

Alex Salmond considers standing for Westminster seat | My Scotland | Scoop.it
First Minister tells BBC's Question Time he has not ruled out possibility of standing for seat in House of Commons
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Mary O'Neill: Dictionaries writ large with Scots - Scotsman

Mary O'Neill: Dictionaries writ large with Scots - Scotsman | My Scotland | Scoop.it
Publishing firms in Scotland made a disproportionate contribution to English language publishing, via the dictionary and the reference book, says Mary O’Neill
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Leaderless Scottish Labour is now a party bereft of ideas

Leaderless Scottish Labour is now a party bereft of ideas | My Scotland | Scoop.it
Kevin McKenna: Johann Lamont is walking away from a party in disarray and in desperate need of modernisation
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Fairlie: independence must win over middle class

Fairlie: independence must win over middle class | My Scotland | Scoop.it
FORMER SNP deputy leader Jim Fairlie has claimed that any future campaign for independence needs to set the idea of socialism to one side if it is to attract the support of Scotland’s middle classes.
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Expert warns that Evel move could lead to independence

Expert warns that Evel move could lead to independence | My Scotland | Scoop.it
A leading devolution expert has warned that Commons Leader William Hague's controversial push for
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In Scotland the old politics have crumbled, as they once did in Ireland | Martin Kettle

In Scotland the old politics have crumbled, as they once did in Ireland | Martin Kettle | My Scotland | Scoop.it
In the recent referendum young voters opted for independence. As with Ireland in 1916, a new mood has taken hold and change seems inevitableSometimes a history book prompts one to reflect on the past and present alike.
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Ed Balls denies Labour treats Scotland as a 'branch office' - BBC News

Ed Balls denies Labour treats Scotland as a 'branch office' - BBC News | My Scotland | Scoop.it
Shadow chancellor Ed Balls rejects Johann Lamont's claim that the UK party treats Scottish Labour like a "branch office".
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Sarah Boyack confirms candidacy for Scottish Labour leadership

Sarah Boyack confirms candidacy for Scottish Labour leadership | My Scotland | Scoop.it
Senior MSP and former Holyrood transport minister to stand in possible three-way contest after resignation of Johann LamontOne of Scottish Labours most senior MSPs, Sarah Boyack, has confirmed she is to stand for election as the partys new leader...
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New SNP members get vote in candidate rule waiver

New SNP members get vote in candidate rule waiver | My Scotland | Scoop.it
THE SNP's legion of new members is to be allowed to vote on forthcoming candidate selections for the General Election campaign.
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Glasgow newspapers benefit from Scottish independence referendum - The Guardian

Glasgow newspapers benefit from Scottish independence referendum - The Guardian | My Scotland | Scoop.it
Big boosts for print sales and online clicks
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Not up to it:
a leader neither
loved nor feared

Not up to it: <br/>a leader neither <br/>loved nor feared | My Scotland | Scoop.it
Labour has lost sight of ‘what fits with what, what springs from what, what leads to what’
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Westminster be warned ... deceit won't work next time

Westminster be warned ... deceit won't work next time | My Scotland | Scoop.it
JUST at the moment, Lord Smith of Kelvin is a busy man.
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SNP: by-election win sign of referendum 'surge' - Scotsman

SNP: by-election win sign of referendum 'surge' - Scotsman | My Scotland | Scoop.it
THE SNP has welcomed a win at the first local by-election since the referendum, claiming the surge in support paves the way for a strong performance at the upcoming General and Holyrood elections over the next two years.
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Alex Salmond: Ed Miliband at fault for Scottish Labour meltdown

Alex Salmond: Ed Miliband at fault for Scottish Labour meltdown | My Scotland | Scoop.it
First ministers criticism comes after Johann Lamont resigned as Scottish Labour leader claiming her position was untenableScotlands first minister Alex Salmond has accused Ed Miliband of being responsible for the meltdown of the Scottish Labour...
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Scotland ‘should have to wait 15 years for bailout’

Scotland ‘should have to wait 15 years for bailout’ | My Scotland | Scoop.it
Scotland should have to wait up to 15 years for a Westminster bailout if it lives outwith its means, academics have advised.
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SNP apology call after North Sea oil discovery

SNP apology call after North Sea oil discovery | My Scotland | Scoop.it
A ROW broke out last night over the long-term viability of Scotland’s oil reserves as the discovery of a new oil field off the Aberdeen coast sparked fresh claims of “scaremongering” by the No camp during the independence campaign.
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Orange Order ignites SNP over Union

Orange Order ignites SNP over Union | My Scotland | Scoop.it
THE SNP yesterday said it "looked forward" to a debate on the constitution, after the Orange Order revealed it is to campaign for the Nationalists
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How Salmond won the referendum - Yahoo News UK

How Salmond won the referendum
Yahoo News UK
Countries with steady political structures are stable; the UK, with this uncertainty hanging over it, falls into another category, one markets tend to be averse to and one in which separatists can thrive.
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