POLICE are continuing to quiz Scottish Tory Party leader Ruth Davidson in connection with allegations pro-Union campaigners illegally counted postal votes in the weeks before independence referendum ballots closed.
Jim Murphy was last night dragged into claims of dirty tricks in an increasingly fierce Scottish Labour leadership contest, after facts which could have helped his main opponent were not supplied to voters.
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Former prime minister is said to be ready to announce his departure from parliament after key Scottish referendum roleFormer prime minister Gordon Brown is preparing to announce that he is standing down as an MP, reports say.
A£37 million deal has been struck by Westminster with the US government for a dozen huge new Trident missile launchers more than a year before the UK parliament decides if the nuclear weapons system should be renewed.