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April Fools Day: Jokes target Scottish independence - BBC News

April Fools Day: Jokes target Scottish independence - BBC News | My Scotland | Scoop.it
Daily Star April Fools Day: Jokes target Scottish independence BBC News The Scottish independence referendum has not been a barrel of laughs so far and most people would say the future of Scotland is not something to joke about.
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The Independent | The Tories' new plan for victory: 80 seats that will decide it all

The Tories new plan for victory: 80 seats that will decide it all The Conservative Party has drawn up plans to gain 40 and hold 40 key marginal seats in an attempt to secure an overall majority at the...
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Scotsfox's comment, October 13, 2012 1:30 PM
No Scottish seats targeted?
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No, I expect its because they know we will win the referendum 2 years before and wont be concerned by the English Election
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Could Scottish independence realign Ireland, North and South? - Irish Times (blog)

Could Scottish independence realign Ireland, North and South? - Irish Times (blog) | My Scotland | Scoop.it
Could Scottish independence realign Ireland, North and South?
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Ian Smart is ‘worse than a racist’, says brother

Ian Smart is ‘worse than a racist’, says brother | My Scotland | Scoop.it
LABOUR blogger Ian Smart has been publicly criticised by his own brother after a feud broke out following comments made on Twitter regarding the consequences of Scottish Independence.
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BBC Trust's hunt for new chairman 'undermined by political meddling'

BBC Trust's hunt for new chairman 'undermined by political meddling' | My Scotland | Scoop.it
Former culture secretaries Ben Bradshaw and Tessa Jowell criticise Cameron and Osborne intervention, and delay in charter renewal talks
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Scottish independence: Mums for Change launched - Scotsman

Scottish independence: Mums for Change launched - Scotsman | My Scotland | Scoop.it
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FIFTY independence-supporting mothers have signed an open letter outlining why Scotland must vote Yes in the Scottish independence referendum.
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Scottish independence could have significant consequences for the value of stocks, says new report

Scottish independence could have significant consequences for the value of stocks, says new report | My Scotland | Scoop.it
COMPANIES such as RBS, Lloyds, BAE Systems and Diageo are among those who could experience an "adverse reaction" to a Yes vote, it states.
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Can We Finally Tell the Truth About Britain's Vile 'Queen Mother'?

Can We Finally Tell the Truth About Britain's Vile 'Queen Mother'? | My Scotland | Scoop.it
William Shawcross has won the favor of his fellow monarchists by taking the Queen Mother's curdled life and presenting it as the best of British.
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Glasgow 2014: Team Scotland fan removed from the swimming in Glasgow for having the word Yes on their Saltire

Glasgow 2014: Team Scotland fan removed from the swimming in Glasgow for having the word Yes on their Saltire | My Scotland | Scoop.it
IS this you? The Daily Record would like to hear from the woman escorted from her seat by police for displaying a "political" symbol at the event in Tollcross.
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Scottish women wont be silenced in the referendum debate | Kate Higgins

Scottish women wont be silenced in the referendum debate | Kate Higgins | My Scotland | Scoop.it
Both camps in Scotlands fight for independence have finally woken up to what we knew all along: womens votes will be keyThere was the woman who travelled from Tarbert to Tighnabruaich by ferry for a coffee morning in the winter, whose husband then...
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Scotland's expats want a say on independence from Britain - Los Angeles Times

Scotland's expats want a say on independence from Britain - Los Angeles Times | My Scotland | Scoop.it
Newsweek Scotland's expats want a say on independence from Britain Los Angeles Times Actor David Hayman, left, and Yes Scotland Chief Executive Blair Jenkins, third from right, and other proponents of Scottish independence mark the start of the...
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But they dont want to live here?

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Scottish independence: SNP considers inflation-based minimum wage but stops ... - The Independent

Scottish independence: SNP considers inflation-based minimum wage but stops ... - The Independent | My Scotland | Scoop.it
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Could the Scottish independence referendum change Australia's flag? - ABC Online

Could the Scottish independence referendum change Australia's flag? - ABC Online | My Scotland | Scoop.it
Could the Scottish independence referendum change Australia's flag?
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If Scotland votes for independence it is possible, but unlikely, that the Union Jack will change, according to the Flag Institute.
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Independence: More ‘don’t knows’ veer towards Yes

Independence: More ‘don’t knows’ veer towards Yes | My Scotland | Scoop.it
UNDECIDED voters are more likely to come down on the side of independence in the referendum – but not in enough numbers to secure victory for the Yes camp.
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SNP call for Ian Smart apology over Games tweet

SNP call for Ian Smart apology over Games tweet | My Scotland | Scoop.it
THE SNP has called on a prominent Labour figure to apologise over an “offensive” tweet about athletes in the Commonwealth Games and the independence debate.
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Nationalists 'scaremonger' a No vote ends Scottish NHS

Nationalists 'scaremonger' a No vote ends Scottish NHS | My Scotland | Scoop.it
Alistair Carmichael, the Scottish Secretary, attacks the Yes Scotland campaign over claims that rejecting independence would "threaten the very existence of the NHS in Scotland as we know it."
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A respectable scumbag

A respectable scumbag | My Scotland | Scoop.it
This man is still regularly invited on TV by both the BBC and STV as a serious pundit. Were anyone to still be unsure of the fact that different rules of behaviour apply to Unionists and Yes suppor...
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Absoloutly appalling behaviour, but its OK because its UK OK.

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Scottish independence vote is too close to call - Washington Post (blog)

Scottish independence vote is too close to call - Washington Post (blog) | My Scotland | Scoop.it
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Scottish independence vote is too close to call
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On 18th September, Scottish residents will go to the polls to decide whether Scotland should become an independent country.
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Scottish Independence: SNP's Alex Salmond Woos Voters with Minimum Wage ... - International Business Times UK

Scottish Independence: SNP's Alex Salmond Woos Voters with Minimum Wage ... - International Business Times UK | My Scotland | Scoop.it
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The plan comes less than two months ahead of the Scottish independence referendum on 18 September.
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Labour and Tories under fire for inflating Trident job losses

Labour and Tories under fire for inflating Trident job losses | My Scotland | Scoop.it
Labour and the Conservatives have been accused of misleading the public by exaggerating the number of jobs that would be lost if the Trident nuclear weapons system were removed from the Clyde.
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Survey: 84% of firms don't have plan to cope with Yes vote

Survey: 84% of firms don't have plan to cope with Yes vote | My Scotland | Scoop.it
More than eight out of ten businesses in Scotland do not yet have plans in place to deal with the result of the referendum if the country votes for independence, a new survey has revealed.
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and they need one because?

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Is Standard Life preparing a new headquarters outside Scotland?

Is Standard Life preparing a new headquarters outside Scotland? | My Scotland | Scoop.it
The FTSE 100 pensions and savings giant is in talks to buy a large office development in the City of London which could be used as its headquarters if Scotland votes for independence
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Boost for Scottish independence as undecided voters switch to yes camp

Boost for Scottish independence as undecided voters switch to yes camp | My Scotland | Scoop.it
A quarter of voters who were undeclared in March have since said they will be voting yes, survey findsSupport for Scottish independence is being boosted as increasing numbers of previously undecided voters say they are now planning to vote yes, a...
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Will the Scottish Referendum Spell the Death of the United Kingdom - Newsweek

Newsweek Will the Scottish Referendum Spell the Death of the United Kingdom Newsweek With less than 100 days to decide, Edinburgh, Scotland's capital city, already the site of a national parliament that has enjoyed significant power over domestic...
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The Scottish independence debate should be about more than yes or no

The Scottish independence debate should be about more than yes or no | My Scotland | Scoop.it
Fraser MacDonald: The attacks by both sides are descending into idiocy. Post-referendum, everyone must find the grace to work together
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Carmichael threatens to tighten Westminster's grip if Scots vote No

Carmichael threatens to tighten Westminster's grip if Scots vote No | My Scotland | Scoop.it
Scottish News, News Scotland - Politics, Referendum, Economy, Culture and intelligent opinion | Newsnet Scotland, uniquely Scottish
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'Referenda are always a gamble' says Ken Clarke in swipe at Cameron

'Referenda are always a gamble' says Ken Clarke in swipe at Cameron | My Scotland | Scoop.it
The veteran Tory, pictured, who left the Cabinet in this month’s reshuffle, made clear his disapproval of the vote on September 18.
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I am so glad David Cameron "allowed" us to have a referendum. Aren't you?

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