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Policies ‘a danger’ for Muslim women | The Times

Policies ‘a danger’ for Muslim women | The Times | My Scotland | Scoop.it

SNP MP says it is ‘ignorant and dangerous’ to claim poor English skills among Muslim women contributes to radicalisation

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SNP members "deeply disappointed" after party bosses block fracking debate

SNP members "deeply disappointed" after party bosses block fracking debate | My Scotland | Scoop.it

AN SNP campaign group has hit out at their party leadership after a grassroots bid to push for a fracking ban in Scotland was blocked.

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SNP condemn 'eye-watering' £6bn repair bill for Palace of Westminster

SNP condemn 'eye-watering' £6bn repair bill for Palace of Westminster | My Scotland | Scoop.it

MULTI-BILLION-pound proposals to refurbish the UK Parliament building have been condemned by the SNP as “eye-watering” during a time of public spendin...

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Sturgeon: Holding EU referendum in June is 'disrespectful' to Scottish elections

Sturgeon: Holding EU referendum in June is 'disrespectful' to Scottish elections | My Scotland | Scoop.it

It would be a mistake for David Cameron to stage a referendum on the UK's European Union membership in June, Scotland's First Minister has…

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SNP on course to win 73 seats in new Holyrood 2016 poll

SNP on course to win 73 seats in new Holyrood 2016 poll | My Scotland | Scoop.it

THE SNP could win 73 of the 129 Scottish Parliament seats in May’s Scottish election, according to a new poll.

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SNP conference: Party backs 50p rate of tax across UK - BBC News

SNP conference: Party backs 50p rate of tax across UK - BBC News | My Scotland | Scoop.it

The SNP will support the introduction of a 50p top rate of income tax across the UK after the general election, the party's conference is told.

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Left's support for EU is misguided

Left's support for EU is misguided | My Scotland | Scoop.it

Iain Macwhirter makes some good points (The EU referendum, Project Fear II, and the thorny path the SNP must tread on Europe, Comment, January…

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Theresa May snubs SNP Government over policing scandal

Theresa May snubs SNP Government over policing scandal | My Scotland | Scoop.it

HOME Secretary Theresa May is resisting Scottish Government calls to extend a judge-led inquiry into the undercover policing scandal north of the…

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How a spaceport in Scotland will change the world as we know it

How a spaceport in Scotland will change the world as we know it | My Scotland | Scoop.it

It is being heralded as bringing the opportunity for ordinary people to follow in the footsteps of astronauts like Tim Peake and travel into…

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Accusations fly that Scotland's endangered harbour porpoises are being sacrificed for offshore wind farms

Accusations fly that Scotland's endangered harbour porpoises are being sacrificed for offshore wind farms | My Scotland | Scoop.it

Plans to protect endangered porpoises around the Scottish coast have been blocked by the Scottish Government to help clear the way for new…

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Sturgeon: 'Powers in Scotland Bill do not go far enough'

Sturgeon: 'Powers in Scotland Bill do not go far enough' | My Scotland | Scoop.it

Read Sturgeon: 'Powers in Scotland Bill do not go far enough' latest on ITV News. All the news

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Wishart: I'm "relaxed" about no manifesto commitment on Indyref2

Wishart: I'm "relaxed" about no manifesto commitment on Indyref2 | My Scotland | Scoop.it

THE SNP's shadow leader of the House of Commons says he and most of the party's 115,000 members are “relatively relaxed” about not seeking a…

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Call to curb junk food and alcohol advertising in Scotland - BBC News

Call to curb junk food and alcohol advertising in Scotland - BBC News | My Scotland | Scoop.it

A "culture of excess" in alcohol and junk food advertising is harming Scotland's health, doctors warn.

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Kezia Dugdale says Corbyn factor helping "fighting fit" Labour win voters back from SNP

Kezia Dugdale says Corbyn factor helping "fighting fit" Labour win voters back from SNP | My Scotland | Scoop.it

THE leader of Scottish Labour has claimed that her party is "fighting fit" and that Jeremy Corbyn is helping to win back voters from…

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Nicola Sturgeon warns David Cameron he needs a positive case for EU |…

The Scottish first minister said trying to scare voters into backing the status quo might have worked in the 2014 independence but only because the two sides started so far apart.

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Snowmageddon: America's Storm Jonas heads for Scotland prompting flood alerts

Snowmageddon: America's Storm Jonas heads for Scotland prompting flood alerts | My Scotland | Scoop.it

THE storm that's shut down parts of the US is heading for the UK, putting the west of Scotland on alert for flooding.

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Severe weather warning issued for west of Scotland with very heavy rain on the way

Severe weather warning issued for west of Scotland with very heavy rain on the way | My Scotland | Scoop.it

A severe weather warning has been issued for the west of Scotland, with heavy rain set to batter the region on Tuesday.

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Sturgeon warns PM he won't be able to pull off 'project fear' again

Sturgeon warns PM he won't be able to pull off 'project fear' again | My Scotland | Scoop.it

The Scottish first minister said trying to scare voters into backing the status quo might have worked in the 2014 independence but only because the two sides started so far apart.

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Grey squirrels have breached the Highland Red Squirrel Protection Line

Grey squirrels have breached the Highland Red Squirrel Protection Line | My Scotland | Scoop.it

Perched on a mossy sunlit outcrop in woodland near the House of Dun, north-east Scotland, the perky grey squirrel, captured by a hidden National Trust wildlife camera, seems anything but ominous.

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Can Scotland defend itself against the headless chickens economy?

Can Scotland defend itself against the headless chickens economy? | My Scotland | Scoop.it

JUST when you thought it was safe to go back into the world economy, it's suddenly gone all headless chickens again. The gyrations of stock…

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Shouting down those who don't share your narrow vision is about as far from the spirit of the Yes movement as you can get

Shouting down those who don't share your narrow vision is about as far from the spirit of the Yes movement as you can get | My Scotland | Scoop.it

At the height of the wave of jubilant celebratory Yesness that swept Scotland before the referendum anything seemed possible. People were…

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In maps: How close was the Scottish referendum vote? - BBC News

In maps: How close was the Scottish referendum vote? - BBC News | My Scotland | Scoop.it

Scotland has voted 'No' in the historic independence referendum. Maps reveal how close the result was across the country.

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BBC - Scotland - Ghostly ground: a look at some of the most haunted places in Scotland

BBC - Scotland - Ghostly ground: a look at some of the most haunted places in Scotland | My Scotland | Scoop.it

Scotland has been proclaimed one of the most haunted countries on Earth. What follows is a list of 10 Scottish locations deemed particularly curious on the breath of the supernatural.

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Jim Sillars on the Holyrood election

Jim Sillars on the Holyrood election | My Scotland | Scoop.it

JIM says while going SNP with his constituency vote, he will be looking for a socialist-independence home for his second one.

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Disgraced ex-MSP and jailed wife beater Bill Walker has autobiography snubbed by Scots publisher

Disgraced ex-MSP and jailed wife beater Bill Walker has autobiography snubbed by Scots publisher | My Scotland | Scoop.it

BILL Walker, the former SNP MSP jailed for attacking three former wives and a step-daughter, contacted a publisher about selling his…

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