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Grangemouth could help shape the Scottish referendum | Martin Kettle

Grangemouth could help shape the Scottish referendum | Martin Kettle | My Scotland | Scoop.it
The SNP has cast itself as defender of the economy from the icy wind of global markets. What's icier than closure on the Forth? Only one UK voter in 11 lives in Scotland.
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Scotland 'should take around 1,000 migrants to help ease humanitarian crisis'

Scotland 'should take around 1,000 migrants to help ease humanitarian crisis' | My Scotland | Scoop.it
Scotland should take around 1,000 migrants fleeing Africa & the Middle East, shadow Home Secretary Yvette Cooper has suggested.
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English union with Scotland 'in danger' - Gulf Times

English union with Scotland 'in danger' - Gulf Times | My Scotland | Scoop.it
Prime Minister David Cameron has put the future of the centuries-old union between England and Scotland in mortal danger by stoking English ...
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Nicola Sturgeon defends SNP’s record on education, employment and NHS - video

Nicola Sturgeon defends SNP’s record on education, employment and NHS - video | My Scotland | Scoop.it
Scotland’s first minister, Nicola Sturgeon, defends her party’s record during its eight years in power as she unveils the programme for government on Tuesday.
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Scot wins world Haggis eating competition

Scot wins world Haggis eating competition | My Scotland | Scoop.it
A YOUNG Scotsman has set a new world record – after he scoffed a whole haggis in only 47 seconds.
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Politicians must realise the story of English nationalism is not over

Politicians must realise the story of English nationalism is not over | My Scotland | Scoop.it
Voters are increasingly defining themselves by nationality, not social class or economic status
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SNP calls for full Commons debate on "Cameron's cronies"

SNP calls for full Commons debate on "Cameron's cronies" | My Scotland | Scoop.it
THE SNP have called for a full House of Commons debate on the new controversial tranche of peers and their “suitability” to sit in the House…
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Tony Blair faces SNP call to come clean over Gaddafi regime claims

Tony Blair faces SNP call to come clean over Gaddafi regime claims | My Scotland | Scoop.it
TONY Blair has been called on by the SNP to give “full disclosure” to MPs following claims he was part of an effort to save the late Libyan…
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Trump: Scottish independence should be buried for 50 years

Trump: Scottish independence should be buried for 50 years | My Scotland | Scoop.it
A second independence referendum should have been blocked for half a century Donald Trump has claimed.
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Trident: Osborne backs Faslane with £500m plan - Scotsman

Trident: Osborne backs Faslane with £500m plan - Scotsman | My Scotland | Scoop.it
CHANCELLOR George Osborne will today unveil £500 million of investment in the Faslane submarine base on the Clyde in a move which confirms Tory ministers will press ahead with the replacement of the UK’s Trident nuclear deterrent.
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Downton Abbey releases promo video of final series - ITV News

Downton Abbey releases promo video of final series - ITV News | My Scotland | Scoop.it
A video giving viewers a glimpse as to what to expect in the sixth and final series of Downton Abbey has been released.
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Salmond Calls Posthumous Pardon For Scottish Radicals - Aberdeen Voice

Salmond Calls Posthumous Pardon For Scottish Radicals - Aberdeen Voice | My Scotland | Scoop.it
Alex Salmond has called for a posthumous pardon for Thomas Muir and his fellow radicals tried and transported for sedition in 1793/94.
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Sturgeon TV channel 'could be funded by cuts to BBC's UK budget' - Telegraph.co.uk

Sturgeon TV channel 'could be funded by cuts to BBC's UK budget' - Telegraph.co.uk | My Scotland | Scoop.it
Fiona Hyslop, the SNP's Culture Minister, claims a new Scottish BBC channel and radio station could be funded using money currently set aside for the UK network.
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How will Labour top losing the election? By losing its own leadership contest | Frankie Boyle

How will Labour top losing the election? By losing its own leadership contest | Frankie Boyle | My Scotland | Scoop.it
Perhaps the whole debacle is a brilliant piece of marketing designed to make whoever takes over seem like a genius Many people thought the Labour party would struggle to top the disaster of losing the general election, but it has silenced the...
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Labour won’t let me
vote for Corbyn

Labour won’t let me<br/>vote for Corbyn | My Scotland | Scoop.it
A former Labour councillor claims he’s been blacklisted and prevented from voting for Jeremy Corbyn in the party leadership election.
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Burger van owners claim ban infringes human rights - Scotsman

Burger van owners claim ban infringes human rights - Scotsman | My Scotland | Scoop.it
THEY are a source of hearty lunchtime fare that are not to the tastes of councillors, though children may disagree.
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Scots scientists lead way in bid to save orang-utan

Scots scientists lead way in bid to save orang-utan | My Scotland | Scoop.it
SCOTTISH scientists’ research could help pave a way to save the iconic orang-utan in its native Borneo.
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Nicola Sturgeon warned not to increase income tax in her 'Queen's Speech'

Nicola Sturgeon warned not to increase income tax in her 'Queen's Speech' | My Scotland | Scoop.it
Scotland's shopkeepers warn that using Holyrood's new powers to increase income tax will backfire as the First Minister's prepares to unveil her programme for government.
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Our nuclear options need long-term focus

Our nuclear options need long-term focus | My Scotland | Scoop.it
Telegraph View: Indentifying an English home for the Trident successor would be a prudent contingency
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SNP HQ in row over "parachuting in" council candidate

SNP HQ in row over "parachuting in" council candidate | My Scotland | Scoop.it
AN SNP branch is said to be “in meltdown” after a majority of local executive committee members resigned in protest at the party leadership…
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Salmond under fire over donations to SNP from convicted fraudster

Salmond under fire over donations to SNP from convicted fraudster | My Scotland | Scoop.it
ALEX Salmond was under mounting pressure last night to return thousands of pounds of donations to the Scottish National Party from a convicted fraudster who was jailed for a benefits scam.
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Donald Trump: second Scottish independence vote would be 'crazy'

Donald Trump: second Scottish independence vote would be 'crazy' | My Scotland | Scoop.it
US Republican candidate believes Scotland is better being unified as opposed to being independent He’s currently preoccupied by his battle for popularity against other candidates seeking the US Republican presidential nomination, yet Donald Trump...
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Civil war breaks out over SNP MSP Richard Lyle

Civil war breaks out over SNP MSP Richard Lyle | My Scotland | Scoop.it
AN SNP MSP has sparked a civil war inside his party by backing the destruction of treasured greenbelt land in the Labour marginal he hopes to win…
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Sturgeon's plan for Scottish BBC based on proposals scrapped by corporation

Sturgeon's plan for Scottish BBC based on proposals scrapped by corporation | My Scotland | Scoop.it
Scottish first minister’s proposals are based on official BBC blueprint which was scrapped after the latest £750m funding cuts Nicola Sturgeon’s ambitious proposals for new BBC TV and radio channels in Scotland are based heavily on an official BBC...
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Nicola Sturgeon sides with Salmond over BBC reporting spat

Nicola Sturgeon sides with Salmond over BBC reporting spat | My Scotland | Scoop.it
Scotland’s first minister defends SNP colleague over row about Scottish referendum coverage by BBC’s Nick Robinson Nicola Sturgeon has backed her predecessor, Alex Salmond, in his continuing spat with the former BBC political editor Nick Robinson,...
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