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Trade Union rights are Human rights, say SNP MEPs

Trade Union rights are Human rights, say SNP MEPs | My Scotland | Scoop.it
In an act of defiance against the UK Government’s proposed Trade Union Bill, SNP MEPs Alyn Smith and Ian Hudghton have added their support to an EU-wide campaign to promote trade union rights as human rights.
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Frank Ross takes SNP leadership from Sandy Howat

Frank Ross takes SNP leadership from Sandy Howat | My Scotland | Scoop.it
A SENIOR councillor with a reputation for backing large developments has been elected the new leader of the Capital’s 17-strong nationalist group.
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SNP and Tory rebels unite to block longer Sunday opening | The Times

SNP and Tory rebels unite to block longer Sunday opening | The Times | My Scotland | Scoop.it
At least 24 Tories are expected to rebel and form an “unholy alliance” with opposition parties to reject a bid to liberalise Sunday trading laws
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David Cameron set to launch personal attack on Nicola Sturgeon's family

David Cameron set to launch personal attack on Nicola Sturgeon's family | My Scotland | Scoop.it
THE Prime Minister will dismiss the SNP’s record in office and try to embarrass the First Minister’s family for choosing to buy their council house under Margaret Thatcher’s right-to-buy legislation.
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The Cheviot, the Stag and the Black, Black Oil to tour Scotland - BBC News

The Cheviot, the Stag and the Black, Black Oil to tour Scotland - BBC News | My Scotland | Scoop.it
Classic Scottish play The Cheviot, the Stag and the Black Black Oil will tour for the first time in over two decades.
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Labour's levy - SNP Trade Union Group

Labour's levy - SNP Trade Union Group | My Scotland | Scoop.it
Are you subsiding the Labour party against your will through your Trade Union dues? Learn how to opt out here.
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Northern Lights: Why does Aurora Borealis light up Scots skies?

Northern Lights: Why does Aurora Borealis light up Scots skies? | My Scotland | Scoop.it
Northern Lights: Why does Aurora Borealis light up Scots skies?. The spectacular light show was visible across Scotland on Sunday.
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SNP call for opposition council tax proposals

SNP call for opposition council tax proposals | My Scotland | Scoop.it
Opposition parties have been challenged to set out their proposals for local taxation after reforms to the council tax were revealed by the SNP.
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Edinburgh Castle top attraction as tourist numbers surge

Edinburgh Castle top attraction as tourist numbers surge | My Scotland | Scoop.it
Edinburgh Castle top attraction as tourist numbers surge . Scotland saw a 5.5% rise in visitor numbers in the last year, figures have revealed.
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Campaigners renew attack on controversial ‘state guardians’

Campaigners renew attack on controversial ‘state guardians’ | My Scotland | Scoop.it
Campaigners have renewed attacks on the controversial plan to have a state-appointed guardian for every child in Scotland as the Supreme Court in London prepares to start a two-day hearing over a bid to have the legislation overturned.
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How PM could end mythical SNP "One Party State" - Autonomy Scotland

How PM could end mythical SNP "One Party State" - Autonomy Scotland | My Scotland | Scoop.it
Yesterday David Cameron gave a speech to the Scottish Conservative conference in which he suggested that Scotland was in danger of becoming a one party state. It doesn’t take too much thought to work out what...
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Leader: Scotland shamed by pay inequality

Leader: Scotland shamed by pay inequality | My Scotland | Scoop.it
ON TUESDAY, to mark International Women’s Day, our sister newspaper, The Scotsman, will be renamed. For the second time in its history, it will be published as The Scotswoman.
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Australian-designed super yacht to join hunt for Nessie

Australian-designed super yacht to join hunt for Nessie | My Scotland | Scoop.it
OZ-BASED vessel designer Incat Crowther has won a contract to design a 20-metre catamaran passenger ferry to ply the waters of Loch Ness taking tourists to search for the famous monster
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SNP Opposes Longer Sunday Trading To 'Protect' Workers

SNP Opposes Longer Sunday Trading To 'Protect' Workers | My Scotland | Scoop.it
Plans to let shops open longer on Sunday have been plunged into doubt after the Scottish National Party renewed its pledge to vote against the flagship Government policy.

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SNP vote threatens Sunday trading bill in England and Wales - FT.com

SNP vote threatens Sunday trading bill in England and Wales - FT.com | My Scotland | Scoop.it
Plans to extend Sunday shop opening hours could face defeat after the Scottish National party said it would oppose the proposals — despite having introduced similar measures in Scotland.
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Giant Bunny Finally Finds Perfect Home, Will Get To Stay In His Native Scotland |

Giant Bunny Finally Finds Perfect Home, Will Get To Stay In His Native Scotland | | My Scotland | Scoop.it
Last month we reported on a dog-sized rabbit in desperate need of a new home — now just under a month later Atlas the rabbit now has a permanent home.
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Four council stalwarts quit Labour Party on new leader's first day on the job

Four council stalwarts quit Labour Party on new leader's first day on the job | My Scotland | Scoop.it
THE first new Labour leader in nearly 20 years at one of Scotland's biggest councils has been rocked by a series of party resignations on his…
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1,000-year-old ‘lost’ medieval village found under M74 motorway

1,000-year-old ‘lost’ medieval village found under M74 motorway | My Scotland | Scoop.it
THE LOST medieval village of Cadzow may have been finally located after artefacts more than 1,000 years old were unearthed during upgrading work on the M74.
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Renewables could give Scottish islands' economies a £725m boost

Renewables could give Scottish islands' economies a £725m boost | My Scotland | Scoop.it
Renewable energy push would also create up to 2,000 jobs, Baringa report finds,Energy,Investment,Wind ,Scotland,Wind Farms,WWF
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Labour urges SNP to vote against Sunday Trading Laws Bill

Labour urges SNP to vote against Sunday Trading Laws Bill | My Scotland | Scoop.it
Labour urges SNP to vote against Sunday Trading Laws Bill. Westminster is set to vote on devolving Sunday trading hours to English and Welsh local authorities.
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Scottish Greens aim to capitalise on discontent with SNP caution - FT.com

Scottish Greens aim to capitalise on discontent with SNP caution - FT.com | My Scotland | Scoop.it
Scottish Greens hope disappointment with the SNP’s cautious approach will help them make major gains in May’s Scottish parliament elections.
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Doctors want to end free prescriptions in Scotland

Doctors want to end free prescriptions in Scotland | My Scotland | Scoop.it
THE SNP faces renewed calls to scrap its flagship free prescription scheme after doctors warned it is placing a huge financial burden on the NHS.
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Richard Walker: Independence supporters not concerned with a Scottish Six are making a mistake

Richard Walker: Independence supporters not concerned with a Scottish Six are making a mistake | My Scotland | Scoop.it
MANY of those who support the principle of independence for Scotland will be losing little sleep over the predicament in which the embattled BBC Scotl...
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SNP issues council tax challenge - BBC News

The SNP challenges opposition parties to set out plans for local taxation after criticism of Nicola Sturgeon's reforms to council tax.
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Only a tea party with Donald Trump could stop the SNP triumphing in May

Only a tea party with Donald Trump could stop the SNP triumphing in May | My Scotland | Scoop.it
WE are about to enter the first Holyrood election in nearly a decade that will not be fought over independence or the early prospect of it.…
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