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European court to rule on plans for minimum alcohol price in Scotland

European court to rule on plans for minimum alcohol price in Scotland | My Scotland | Scoop.it

European court to rule on plans for minimum alcohol price in Scotland. European Court of Justice to give ruling on Wednesday on proposal for a minimum unit price of 50p

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Where the incumbents look like insurgents

Where the incumbents look like insurgents | My Scotland | Scoop.it

2015 was the year of what political analysts like to call “anti-politics". The success of parties such as Syriza in Spain, the SNP in the…

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SNP MP accuses David Mundell of spin over council powers call

SNP MP accuses David Mundell of spin over council powers call | My Scotland | Scoop.it

An SNP MP has accused the Conservative government of promoting local devolution in Scotland in a bid to mask Whitehall spending cuts and fuel…

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SNP MP accuses David Mundell of spin over council powers call

SNP MP accuses David Mundell of spin over council powers call | My Scotland | Scoop.it
An SNP MP has accused the Conservative government of promoting local devolution in Scotland in a bid to mask Whitehall spending cuts and fuel…
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The lessons Scotland can learn from migrants "thirst for education"

The lessons Scotland can learn from migrants "thirst for education" | My Scotland | Scoop.it

WORKING class Scots have lost the hunger for education as a way of transforming their lives, according to a leading official.

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The Guardian view on Scottish politics: mind the gap | Editorial

The Guardian view on Scottish politics: mind the gap | Editorial | My Scotland | Scoop.it

Editorial: The SNP is on course for a third win in 2016, but Nicola Sturgeon’s party is showing intimations of mortality that could cost it in the long term

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Malawi NEWSNow » Scottish National party protest over arrest of Malawi gay sex duo

Malawi NEWSNow » Scottish National party protest over arrest of Malawi gay sex duo | My Scotland | Scoop.it

Scottish National party protest over arrest of Malawi gay sex duo - https://t.co/6K85pPo7rJ https://t.co/L4d6ZwV719...

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Elaine C. Smith joined by Scotland’s First Minister for Hogmanay show

Elaine C. Smith joined by Scotland’s First Minister for Hogmanay show | My Scotland | Scoop.it

Elaine C. Smith joined by Scotland’s First Minister for Hogmanay show. Find out all the details of STV’s Hogmanay programme this year, Elaine C.

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Why are refugees being sent to a Scottish island with high poverty?

Why are refugees being sent to a Scottish island with high poverty? | My Scotland | Scoop.it

Some 15 families fleeing the Syrian civil war have been rehomed on the tiny island of Bute, off the West of Scotland, where they have been given free accommodation and can pray five times a day.

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A77 50mph average speed limit scrapped after £10.6m  project

A77 50mph average speed limit scrapped after £10.6m  project | My Scotland | Scoop.it

A77 50mph average speed limit scrapped after £10.6m  project. Transport Scotland set to lift 50mph restriction after success of road safety measures

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Tory MP: Scotland would be 'entirely bankrupt and scuttling for help' if it had voted for independence

Tory MP: Scotland would be 'entirely bankrupt and scuttling for help' if it had voted for independence | My Scotland | Scoop.it
Scotland would be "entirely bankrupt" and probably "scuttling" for help had it secured independence, a business minister has…
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Committee convener calls for probe into "blocked" petitions

Committee convener calls for probe into "blocked" petitions | My Scotland | Scoop.it
THE convener of Holyrood's petitions committee has called for an inquiry into its working practices following claims it has been short-changing…
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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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Renewables now biggest generator of electricity

Renewables now biggest generator of electricity | My Scotland | Scoop.it

Green energy projects have become the largest generator of electricity in Scotland for the first time, with renewables now producing more power than either nuclear or fossil fuels.

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New Gaelic speakers are 'developing a Glasgow accent'

New Gaelic speakers are 'developing a Glasgow accent' | My Scotland | Scoop.it

Scotland's biggest city accounts for the largest number of Gaelic speakers outside the Western Isles – and now, it seems, Glasgow's gaels are…

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SNP Government rejects MacAskill's call for fresh look at 'failed' UK drugs policy

SNP Government rejects MacAskill's call for fresh look at 'failed' UK drugs policy | My Scotland | Scoop.it
Former Justice Secretary SNP Kenny MacAskill's call for a radical liberalisation of drugs policy north of the Border have been dismissed by the…
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Bay City Rollers in talks to play show at New York's Madison Square Garden - The Sunday Post - The website of Scotland's favourite family newspaper since 1914

Bay City Rollers in talks to play show at New York's Madison Square Garden - The Sunday Post - The website of Scotland's favourite family newspaper since 1914 | My Scotland | Scoop.it

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Five weeks to save the Scottish Steel Industry

Five weeks to save the Scottish Steel Industry | My Scotland | Scoop.it

A FIFTH of Scotland's 365 steelworkers were paid off on Friday, and unless a buyer can be found for the Tata plants in Motherwell and Cambuslang, the rest will lose their jobs in January.

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Education boss under fire for ‘go private’ call

Education boss under fire for ‘go private’ call | My Scotland | Scoop.it
GLASGOW’S education chief has come under fire after she recommended pupils in Glasgow looking for a good education should go to a private school or to...
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Trainee nurses forced to exercise because they are FAT

Trainee nurses forced to exercise because they are FAT | My Scotland | Scoop.it
The University of the West of Scotland, brought in the drastic move after becoming concerned that her 600 nursing students were not practising what they are employed to preach.
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Scotland: The One Place Donald Trump Is Getting His Ass Kicked

Scotland: The One Place Donald Trump Is Getting His Ass Kicked | My Scotland | Scoop.it

His insults fly as thick and fast as his bragging and boasting. Now Britain’s Supreme Court has rejected his bid to stop the construction of an offshore wind fa

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Shake-up at North Lanarkshire Council as top director posts to go

Shake-up at North Lanarkshire Council as top director posts to go | My Scotland | Scoop.it
SEVERAL senior management roles are to be scrapped in a move which is set to save the local authority around £700,000.
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Donald Trump loses wind farm battle at Supreme Court

Donald Trump loses wind farm battle at Supreme Court | My Scotland | Scoop.it

Alex Salmond and US presidential candidate in war of words as justices reject
Trump's legal challenge over 11-turbine project that will 'spoil the view'
from his Scottish golf course

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International experts call for shake-up of Scottish curriculum

International experts call for shake-up of Scottish curriculum | My Scotland | Scoop.it
SCOTLAND'S new curriculum requires a far-reaching overhaul and action is needed to deal with the exam attainment gap between schools in high and…
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Labour MSP kicked out of Holyrood chamber after blazing row with Presiding Officer

Labour MSP kicked out of Holyrood chamber after blazing row with Presiding Officer | My Scotland | Scoop.it
ONE of Scottish Labour's most senior MSPs has been booted out of the Holyrood chamber by the Presiding Officer after he repeatedly refused her…
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