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Entire board resigns from crisis-hit charity following governance concerns

Entire board resigns from crisis-hit charity following governance concerns | My Scotland | Scoop.it
THE entire board of a charity that has received more than £1 million in donations and public funding in recent years has resigned in disgrace…
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MSPs to question BBC chiefs on Scotland funding

MSPs to question BBC chiefs on Scotland funding | My Scotland | Scoop.it

A HOLYROOD committee is calling on BBC bosses to set out how much cash the corporation raises and spends in Scotland.

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Scotland's poorest families could lose £800 a year, warns think tank

Scotland's poorest families could lose £800 a year, warns think tank | My Scotland | Scoop.it

Scotland's poorest families could lose £800 a year, warns think tank. IPPR Scotland also said the richest families would be better off under UK Government cuts.

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CHRIS DEERIN: At last Scotland is ready for Tories shaping the future

CHRIS DEERIN: At last Scotland is ready for Tories shaping the future | My Scotland | Scoop.it

Whenever I think of school vouchers, I think of the Scottish Conservatives. And then, just below my right eye, a muscle starts to twitch.

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Rebel councils warned: 'Complaining from sidelines' will cost jobs and vital services

Rebel councils warned: 'Complaining from sidelines' will cost jobs and vital services | My Scotland | Scoop.it
REBEL councils have been warned they are putting at risk vital services and thousands of jobs by "complaining from the sidelines" as…
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Fears over massive North Sea job losses after Shell deal

Fears over massive North Sea job losses after Shell deal | My Scotland | Scoop.it
FEARS there will be more hefty job losses in the oil and gas industry in Scotland have intensified after Royal Dutch Shell announced plans to cut…
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Archaeologists find Bronze Age settlement on Orkney

Archaeologists find Bronze Age settlement on Orkney | My Scotland | Scoop.it

Find could be one of the biggest of its kind in Scotland.

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Nicola Sturgeon warns powers deal needed by February

Nicola Sturgeon warns powers deal needed by February | My Scotland | Scoop.it

The First Minister tries to pressurise David Cameron into accepting her terms
on the financial arrangements that need to accompany a range of new powers
promised to Scotland.

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Call for Westminster standards watchdog to probe SNP MP over financial interests (From Herald Scotland)

Call for Westminster standards watchdog to probe SNP MP over financial interests (From Herald Scotland) | My Scotland | Scoop.it
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Call for Scotland to 'rethink' relationship with London airports - BBC News

Call for Scotland to 'rethink' relationship with London airports - BBC News | My Scotland | Scoop.it

Edinburgh Airport's boss calls for Scotland to

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David Cameron tells Nicola Sturgeon: Back snoopers' charter

David Cameron tells Nicola Sturgeon: Back snoopers' charter | My Scotland | Scoop.it

Speaking ahead of their Downing Street talks, the Prime Minister says he wants
SNP support for his plans to give the security services more powers to
monitor terrorists online

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Swinney: Scottish budget will face "hard choices" thanks to Westminster austerity cuts

Swinney: Scottish budget will face "hard choices" thanks to Westminster austerity cuts | My Scotland | Scoop.it
FINANCE Secretary John Swinney has warned of a “tough choices” budget this week as Scotland faces up to another round of painful cuts from…
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Dumped Donald Trump takes the hump with Scotland after high-profile snubs

Dumped Donald Trump takes the hump with Scotland after high-profile snubs | My Scotland | Scoop.it
TRUMP pointed out he has made significant investment in Scotland and isn't happy with Nicola Sturgeon or Robert Gordon University in Aberdeen.
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Oh dear, what a pity, never mind.

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Labour MSP sends taxpayer-funded newsletter during selection contest

Labour MSP sends taxpayer-funded newsletter during selection contest | My Scotland | Scoop.it
A Labour MSP has used public resources to post a newsletter to party members during a selection contest to keep her job.
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Campaigners call for tougher law as fox-hunts still go on despite ban

Campaigners call for tougher law as fox-hunts still go on despite ban | My Scotland | Scoop.it

CAMPAIGNERS have supported calls for tighter controls on fox-hunting in Scotland, as ministers prepare to update the flawed law banning the practice.

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National Front plan recruitment drive outside Scottish school gates

National Front plan recruitment drive outside Scottish school gates | My Scotland | Scoop.it

THE National Front in Scotland are to launch a recruitment campaign outside schools in Aberdeen, Dundee and Glasgow.

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Gaggle of geese obediently follow a zebra crossing in Scotland

Gaggle of geese obediently follow a zebra crossing in Scotland | My Scotland | Scoop.it

The footage, captured near Dumfries in Scotland, shows the geese obediently waddling across the road as motorists patiently wait for them to cross.

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Politicians 'must not waste chance to bring in fairer local tax system'

Politicians 'must not waste chance to bring in fairer local tax system' | My Scotland | Scoop.it
HOLYROOD'S political leaders have been urged not to waste the latest opportunity to reform local taxation despite opposition from the better off…
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Domestic abuse figures should come as no surprise

Domestic abuse figures should come as no surprise | My Scotland | Scoop.it

SO, there were 25,000 new cases of women and children needing support with domestic abuse in Scotland last year.

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25 Pageturners Set in Scotland

25 Pageturners Set in Scotland | My Scotland | Scoop.it

Some books are read, but others are devoured, eaten in desperate gulps that leave no time for our everyday tasks because for heaven's sake, I must know what happens next!

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Blair insists he has never condoned torture after Salmond challenges him over Shaker Aamer (From Herald Scotland)

Blair insists he has never condoned torture after Salmond challenges him over Shaker Aamer (From Herald Scotland) | My Scotland | Scoop.it
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Alan Cumming to Front TV Show to Entice Americans to Scotland - Anthem Culture

Alan Cumming to Front TV Show to Entice Americans to Scotland - Anthem Culture | My Scotland | Scoop.it

Scots celebrity Alan Cumming will host a TV show to entice Americans to visit his native country.

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Trade union reforms 'unacceptable' in Scotland, warns Sturgeon

Trade union reforms 'unacceptable' in Scotland, warns Sturgeon | My Scotland | Scoop.it

Trade union reforms 'unacceptable' in Scotland, warns Sturgeon. The First Minister will set out Scotland's "clear opposition" in a meeting with David Cameron.

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Inquiry into future of public service TV under fire for ignoring Scotland

Inquiry into future of public service TV under fire for ignoring Scotland | My Scotland | Scoop.it
THE SNP has criticised leaders of a major inquiry into the future of public service broadcasting for repeated delays in engaging with Scotland.
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Tony Blair ‘must reveal what he knows’ about Shaker Aamer torture

Tony Blair ‘must reveal what he knows’ about Shaker Aamer torture | My Scotland | Scoop.it

Tony Blair has questions to answer over claims over Shaker Aamer’s brutal treatment at American hands, the former Scottish First Minister, Alex Salmond, said today.

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