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The Scotsman cartoon: SNP message for Miliband - Scotsman

The Scotsman cartoon: SNP message for Miliband - Scotsman | My Scotland | Scoop.it
By voting SNP in next May’s UK general election, people in Scotland could seek to win more powers for Holyrood, the First Minister has said.
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UK minister rebuked by Speaker for claiming she doesn't have to answer Scottish MPs' questions | Herald Scotland

UK minister rebuked by Speaker for claiming she doesn't have to answer Scottish MPs' questions | Herald Scotland | My Scotland | Scoop.it
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Lord Smith: Scottish Parliament could still be dissolved in future

Lord Smith: Scottish Parliament could still be dissolved in future | My Scotland | Scoop.it
Westminster would suffer "plague of boils" if it tried to dissolve Holyrood Parliament, Lord Smith suggests.
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More staff leave dailies in subbing hub move - HoldTheFrontPage.co.uk

More staff leave dailies in subbing hub move - HoldTheFrontPage.co.uk | My Scotland | Scoop.it
More staff leave dailies in subbing hub move HoldTheFrontPage.co.uk As reported previously on HoldtheFrontPage, around a dozen jobs were at risk at the Glasgow-based Herald & Times group as part of parent company Newsquest's continued drive to...
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SNP: Give Scotland power over minimum wage - Scotsman

SNP: Give Scotland power over minimum wage - Scotsman | My Scotland | Scoop.it
THE SNP is to campaign for the minimum wage, income tax personal allowance and more benefits to be transferred to Holyrood in its general election manifesto next year.
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Scottish anger at Chancellor's corporation tax offer to Northern Ireland

Scottish anger at Chancellor's corporation tax offer to Northern Ireland | My Scotland | Scoop.it
Chancellor George Osborne will inflame a political row with Scotland's First Minister Nicola Sturgeon this week, when he is expected to confirm plans to let Northern Ireland set its own corporation tax.
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Eric Schlosser: there should be an honest appraisal of the risks and benefits of Trident

Eric Schlosser: there should be an honest appraisal of the risks and benefits of Trident | My Scotland | Scoop.it
On the morning of September 19 this year Scotland woke to find that, among other things, it was still a nuclear state.
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Most Scots want more powers than Smith provides

Most Scots want more powers than Smith provides | My Scotland | Scoop.it
A CLEAR ­majority of Scots want Holyrood to have greater powers than those being promised by the Smith Commission, according to a new poll.
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Deputy SNP leader under fire for joining Sheridan at Yes rally

Deputy SNP leader under fire for joining Sheridan at Yes rally | My Scotland | Scoop.it
THE SNP's newly elected deputy leader has been criticised after it emerged he will speak today at the same pro-Yes event as disgraced former MSP Tommy Sheridan.
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Revealed: the devolution powers shelved at the last minute from Smith Commission report

Revealed: the devolution powers shelved at the last minute from Smith Commission report | My Scotland | Scoop.it
AGREED plans to give Holyrood new powers over abortion law, lotteries, and health and safety at work were dropped from the Smith Commission at the 11th hour, leaked drafts have revealed.
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Grouse shooting and deer stalking 'under threat from SNP'

Grouse shooting and deer stalking 'under threat from SNP' | My Scotland | Scoop.it
Land management experts warn Nicola Sturgeon's decision to end a tax break for Scotland's estates will lead to some shutting down their sporting activities and job losses.
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Shock Horror! Lets organise one of those rable thingies those terribly nasty Seperatists keep doing. Now who can we pay to do it? Perhaps we can throw some money at the Seperatists and they will all turn up, well they did when alex Salmond did it! One can't have ones pleasures interrupted by that Scotch rabble. Anyone would think it was their country!

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Nicola Sturgeon and David Cameron mark St Andrew's Day - BBC News

Nicola Sturgeon and David Cameron mark St Andrew's Day - BBC News | My Scotland | Scoop.it
Nicola Sturgeon and David Cameron reflect on the referendum campaign as they mark Scotland's national day.
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Lessons from Quebec on avoiding another Scottish referendum - The Conversation UK

Lessons from Quebec on avoiding another Scottish referendum - The Conversation UK | My Scotland | Scoop.it
Will the Scots be satisfied with the package of new powers that has been put before them?
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Nicola Sturgeon called to distance herself from Wings over Scotland website - Aberdeen Press and Journal

Aberdeen Press and Journal Nicola Sturgeon called to distance herself from Wings over Scotland website Aberdeen Press and Journal First Minister Nicola Sturgeon has been challenged to publicly disassociate herself from a nationalist website's...
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Parties should not be brands, Brown says as he prepares to quit as MP

Parties should not be brands, Brown says as he prepares to quit as MP | My Scotland | Scoop.it
Ex-prime minister rules out taking seat in Lords and pledges to renew his commitment to the ‘moral purpose of public service’ Gordon Brown has announced that he is standing down as an MP at the next election, denouncing the trend towards politics...
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'Desperate' Unite shows members how to vote for Labour leader

'Desperate' Unite shows members how to vote for Labour leader | My Scotland | Scoop.it
THE trade union Unite has been accused of "absolutely desperate" behaviour after it instructed its members how to vote in the Scottish Labour leadership contest.
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Sunday Mail Opinion: We've talked it over, it's time to get to work now - Scottish Daily Record

Sunday Mail Opinion: We've talked it over, it's time to get to work now - Scottish Daily Record | My Scotland | Scoop.it
IT'S time for Nicola Sturgeon to get on with building a legacy of achievement.
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SNP plan after defeat will keep them fighting to win

SNP plan after defeat will keep them fighting to win | My Scotland | Scoop.it
Anyone tempted to regard Nicola Sturgeon as Alex Salmond by other means is, I think, making a very big mistake.
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The Sturgeon dilemma: can FM keep both Yes and No voters happy?

The Sturgeon dilemma: can FM keep both Yes and No voters happy? | My Scotland | Scoop.it
Glasgow University politics student AIDAN KERR says indyref's 45 percent base camp needs to fight to show independence is a powerful tool for economic prosperity.
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St Andrew's Day: PM flies Saltire over No 10, talks of strong UK

St Andrew's Day: PM flies Saltire over No 10, talks of strong UK | My Scotland | Scoop.it
Leaders from across the political divide have reflected on the referendum campaign as they marked Scotland's national day.
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OK boys and girls, Hands up all those who enjoy being patronised!

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Ukip in Nazi jibe over The National

Ukip in Nazi jibe over The National | My Scotland | Scoop.it
Ukip Scotland chairman Misty Thackeray has attacked the creation of the Sunday Herald's sister paper, pro-independence daily title The National.
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Scots Makar Liz Lochhead called to resign over SNP

Scots Makar Liz Lochhead called to resign over SNP | My Scotland | Scoop.it
SCOTLAND’S Makar Liz ­Lochhead was facing calls for her resignation last night ­after she announced she had become a paid up member of the Scottish National Party.
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Ken Stott blasts BBC over referendum coverage - Scotsman

Ken Stott blasts BBC over referendum coverage - Scotsman | My Scotland | Scoop.it
Scottish actor Ken Stott - who had supported Scottish independence - voiced criticism of the BBC for its coverage of the referendum, saying the corporation was a “mouthpiece” for the establishment.
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Ken Stott: I despair at state of modern TV...and BBC were disgusting during indyref

Ken Stott: I despair at state of modern TV...and BBC were disgusting during indyref | My Scotland | Scoop.it
Actor Ken Stott has attacked the state of modern television.

Via Peter A Bell
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