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Scotland’s economy: Recovery months away - experts

Scotland’s economy: Recovery months away - experts | My Scotland | Scoop.it
SCOTLAND will finally complete its recovery from the financial crash and the great recession in 2014, new economic analysis says today.
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Labour is under pressure to extend scope of devo powers

Labour is under pressure to extend scope of devo powers | My Scotland | Scoop.it
SCOTTISH Labour are facing ­pressure from within to push for a wider package of powers to be devolved to Holyrood when the parties meet for crunch talks tomorrow.
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Why Cameron can’t be allowed to scupper televised election debates

Why Cameron can’t be allowed to scupper televised election debates | My Scotland | Scoop.it
Steve Hewlett: PM has most to lose if broadcasters’ format for party leaders general election shows go ahead
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Where now for independence supporters?

Where now for independence supporters? | My Scotland | Scoop.it
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I dont remember social media being eerily quiet on the 19th, but that could have been because I was sleeping when I wasnt working. It exploded again on the 20th.  Mind you, this is the BBC

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'Angry' Scottish Labour must rediscover purpose - Scotsman (blog)

'Angry' Scottish Labour must rediscover purpose - Scotsman (blog) | My Scotland | Scoop.it
LABOUR needs to rediscover its sense of purpose and represent “a better Scotland”, the party’s last first minister has argued.
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SNP deputy candidates back pro-Yes alliance

SNP deputy candidates back pro-Yes alliance | My Scotland | Scoop.it
TWO of the three candidates for the SNP deputy leadership have raised the prospect of a pro-Yes alliance fighting next year’s UK election campaign.
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Keith Brown: We need control of welfare and tax

Keith Brown: We need control of welfare and tax | My Scotland | Scoop.it
For around two years, a large part of our lives was a countdown to the referendum. Four weeks on, we are still assessing its impact and interrogating its implications.
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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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Scottish Independence - Hope Over Fear

Scottish Independence - Hope Over Fear | My Scotland | Scoop.it
The morning of September 19 was a dismal day for those of us who voted yes. I can honestly say, it felt like a death in the family. That kind of despair you feel deep in your soul...will we forever be the tail attached to the arse of the dog that is ...
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Passenger plane, F15s in near miss above Montrose - Scotsman

Passenger plane, F15s in near miss above Montrose - Scotsman | My Scotland | Scoop.it
A PASSENGER plane and three American jet fighters were involved in a reported near miss over Scotland amid communication confusion during war games.
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Scottish powers deal not 'mission impossible'

Scottish powers deal not 'mission impossible' | My Scotland | Scoop.it
Lord Smith says a deal can be done by next month as the SNP are challenged to stop sniping about it being held up by English votes for English laws.
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Finland backs Scots alcohol pricing

Finland backs Scots alcohol pricing | My Scotland | Scoop.it
The Finnish government is to give its support to the Scottish government in a controversial court case over minimum pricing levels for alcohol.

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Council leader 'kicked woman outside referendum polling station' | Glasgow & West | STV News

Former English council leader Mairi Rimmer has appeared in court charged with assaulting Patricia McLeish outside Shettleston Community Centre on day of independence referendum.
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Battle of the broadcasters as TV prepares for the leaders’ debates

Battle of the broadcasters as TV prepares for the leaders’ debates | My Scotland | Scoop.it
Political parties may have yet to agree but BBC, ITV, Channel 4 and Sky are ready for the showdown. By Tara Conlan
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Nicola Sturgeon: Not my job to prove how different I am to Alex Salmond

Nicola Sturgeon: Not my job to prove how different I am to Alex Salmond | My Scotland | Scoop.it
Incoming SNP leader has welcomed 60,000 new members and rising making it the UKs third-largest partyAmong the many challenges facing Scotlands incoming first minister Nicola Sturgeon, there is one any party leader would ostensibly be glad of.
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Nicola Sturgeons ascent to the SNP throne is perfectly timed | Kevin McKenna

Nicola Sturgeons ascent to the SNP throne is perfectly timed | Kevin McKenna | My Scotland | Scoop.it
The new leader of the SNP has the perfect opportunity to shape the post-referendum political landscapeI suppose well all just have to live with the epithet by which Scotland is now known throughout the globe: the most scared wee country in the...
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Scots take part in 100000-strong pay protest - Scotsman

Scots take part in 100000-strong pay protest - Scotsman | My Scotland | Scoop.it
SCOTS have lost out on almost £3,000 each in recent years as flatlining wages have failed to meet the rising cost of living, figures have revealed.
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Stewart Hosie: Change will ensure new powers

Stewart Hosie: Change will ensure new powers | My Scotland | Scoop.it
The past week in Westminster was very instructive. First we had a “Command Paper” which outlined the devolution proposals of the three unionist parties, not one of which would devolve more than 30 per cent of Scotland’s revenue base.
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Angela Constance: True equality for party members

Angela Constance: True equality for party members | My Scotland | Scoop.it
ON 18 September I was in Livingston helping to “knock up” the Yes vote. In elections, this effort to persuade reluctant voters to go to the polling station is essential. On referendum day it wasn’t needed.
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How to deal with BBC arrogance - YouTube

SNP MP Angus Robertson deals with Gary Robertson (pictured) after the BBC Scotland presenter gets too smart for his own good.

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Remember who lost the referendum - Telegraph

Remember who lost the referendum - Telegraph | My Scotland | Scoop.it
Despite their comprehensive defeat last month, some Nationalists seem to believe that their supporters' wishes should outweigh those of the majority
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Its not often I feel moved to vioelence. THis tosser makes me want to slap him every time I read a piece of his venom dripping bile

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Devo deal will bar Scots from being PM - Brown

Devo deal will bar Scots from being PM - Brown | My Scotland | Scoop.it
GORDON Brown has urged Labour to maintain its opposition to the devolution of all income tax to Holyrood because it would create “a constitutional crisis” that would be “a Trojan horse” for independence.
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Voter registration row over threat of £80 fine

Voter registration row over threat of £80 fine | My Scotland | Scoop.it
A FIFTH of the Scottish electorate is being threatened with fines unless they re-register to vote in future elections as part of a controversial UK government scheme that was postponed until after the referendum.
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Scots warned over exploding phone chargers - Scotsman

Scots warned over exploding phone chargers - Scotsman | My Scotland | Scoop.it
TRADING STANDARDS chiefs have warned Scots to beware of fake phone chargers which can explode.
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