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Scottish independence: No chance a ‘yes’ vote would be end of SNP, says Jim Sillars - Politics - Scotsman.com

Scottish independence: No chance a ‘yes’ vote would be end of SNP, says Jim Sillars - Politics - Scotsman.com | My Scotland | Scoop.it
THE FORMER deputy leader of the SNP, Jim Sillars, has dismissed claims by the Yes Scotland campaign’s chief strategist that the party could disband if the independence campaign is won, saying it is impossible to undo 50 years of history.
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Taxpayers to fund hundreds of fracking boreholes across the country

Taxpayers to fund hundreds of fracking boreholes across the country | My Scotland | Scoop.it
Drilling of holes to monitor ground movement and water pollution slammed as an attempt to dupe public over shale gas safety
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Revealed: MoD's new multi-million pound Trident deal with America

Revealed: MoD's  new multi-million  pound Trident  deal with America | My Scotland | Scoop.it
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.
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Rich-poor gulf shames us

Rich-poor gulf shames us | My Scotland | Scoop.it
Two women made two very ­different statements this week that speak volumes about the gulf in society that the Westminster ­coalition government's austerity policies have created.
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'People's vow' unveiled at radical independence conference

'People's vow' unveiled at radical independence conference | My Scotland | Scoop.it
A PEOPLE'S Vow designed to trump the Unionist pre-referendum promise of more devolution was unveiled last night at the climax of a record gathering of the left-wing Radical Independence Campaign (RIC).
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Farewell Alex Salmond, you leave a rich legacy

Farewell Alex Salmond, you leave a rich legacy | My Scotland | Scoop.it
Kevin McKenna: The outgoing first minister should be remembered as a reforming and progressive leader. The country has much to thank him for
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Scots' use of plastic bags down 90% in some stores - Scotsman

Scots' use of plastic bags down 90% in some stores - Scotsman | My Scotland | Scoop.it
PLASTIC carrier bag use has been slashed by more than 90 per cent in some Scottish stores after the introduction of a 5p charge.
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Nicola Sturgeon sells out the Hydro

Nicola Sturgeon sells out the Hydro | My Scotland | Scoop.it
New Scottish First Minister Nicola Sturgeon follows Lady Gaga in selling out the 12,000-seat Hydro arena in Glasgow.

Via Peter A Bell
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Why the Scottish wildcat is threatened by its ‘saviour’ | Kevin McKenna

Why the Scottish wildcat is threatened by its ‘saviour’ | Kevin McKenna | My Scotland | Scoop.it
Scottish National Heritage would like us to believe it is winning the battle to save the species – it is doing nothing of the sortIn a pathetic little enclosure in Edinburgh Zoo, risibly done up to resemble a scrap of rural China, the suffering of...
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Unveiled: The National, Scotland's only pro-indy daily

Unveiled: The National, Scotland's only pro-indy daily | My Scotland | Scoop.it
Full details of a new daily, pro-independence newspaper, The National, were officially released today.
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SNP plans Westminster alliance as members top 92k

SNP plans Westminster alliance as members top 92k | My Scotland | Scoop.it
THE SNP could team up with parties such as Plaid Cymru and the Greens at Westminster to build a new alliance in a bid to bring an end to the “austerity economics” pursued by the major parties there, Scotland’s new First Minister said.
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Gordon Brown set to resign within days despite Scottish referendum victory

Gordon Brown set to resign within days despite Scottish referendum victory | My Scotland | Scoop.it
A close ally of the former Labour PM said Mr Brown wants to quit while he's ahead after salvaging Scottish unity campaign
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Tories and Ukip to Win General Election While Brexit and Scottish Independence Likely – Nomura

Tories and Ukip to Win General Election While Brexit and Scottish Independence Likely – Nomura | My Scotland | Scoop.it
However, analysts say the next general election in May 2015 is the most unpredictable in two decades

Via Bill Boyd
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Dounreay nuclear plant fire led to ‘unauthorised’ radioactivity release

Dounreay nuclear plant fire led to ‘unauthorised’ radioactivity release | My Scotland | Scoop.it
Investigation identifies ‘unacceptable practices by staff’ relating to 7 October fire at site being decommissionedA fire at the Dounreay nuclear plant in the north of Scotland resulted in an “unauthorised”release of radioactivity, an investigation...
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£14bn plan to share Scots water with England

£14bn plan to share Scots water with England | My Scotland | Scoop.it
IT IS a multi-billion pound plan designed to route fresh Scottish water to the rose gardens, cricket grounds and farms of England’s parched south-east.
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Dirty tricks row over Labour leadership voting booklet

Dirty tricks row over Labour leadership voting booklet | My Scotland | Scoop.it
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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Carmichael: Nicola Sturgeon must tackle inequality - Scotsman

Carmichael: Nicola Sturgeon must tackle inequality - Scotsman | My Scotland | Scoop.it
FIRST MINISTER Nicola Sturgeon will be challenged to stop the “excuses and the blame game” and take action to tackle inequality.
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On Monday: The National, a new daily paper for Scotland

On Monday: The National, a new daily paper for Scotland | My Scotland | Scoop.it
On Monday we will launch a new daily paper for Scotland.
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NICOLA Sturgeon ended most momentous week of her career addressing more ... - Scottish Daily Record

NICOLA Sturgeon ended most momentous week of her career addressing more ... - Scottish Daily Record | My Scotland | Scoop.it
SCOTLAND'S new First Minister followed in footsteps of Beyonce and Lady Gaga by appearing at SSE Hydro arena to welcome thousands of new members to party.
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Radical Independence and Nicola Sturgeon take Glasgow by storm

Radical Independence and Nicola Sturgeon take Glasgow by storm | My Scotland | Scoop.it
Thousands gathered today on the banks of the Clyde to talk about the future of the Scottish independence movement post-referendum
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Labour MPs: SNP will quit Smith Commission in political pique

Labour MPs: SNP will quit Smith Commission in political pique | My Scotland | Scoop.it
LABOUR MPs predict the SNP will dramatically pull out of the Smith Commission in a fit of political pique, claiming what the Unionist parties want to agree to will not be enough.
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Carmichael warns SNP: don't aim for Indyref 2 because voters were 'too stupid' in September

Carmichael warns SNP: don't aim for Indyref 2 because voters were 'too stupid' in September | My Scotland | Scoop.it
The SNP must stop manoeuvring for a second independence referendum "that implies people were too stupid to get the answer right the first time," according to Scottish Secretary Alistair Carmichael.
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'Democracy rocks' for Nicola Sturgeon

'Democracy rocks' for Nicola Sturgeon | My Scotland | Scoop.it
Scotland's new first minister Nicola Sturgeon follows in the footsteps of pop stars Beyonce and Lady Gaga by appearing at Glasgow's Hydro arena.
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UFO: Blantyre man's footage to feature on Japanese TV - Scottish Daily Record

UFO: Blantyre man's footage to feature on Japanese TV - Scottish Daily Record | My Scotland | Scoop.it
The video was viewed around the world after it was posted on the Hamilton Advertiser website in September.
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