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Social Catalanism

SPEAKERS CORNER...by Montserrat Tura The certainty that Catalonia is a nation,  widely shared by the vast majority of Catalan society and political forces,...

Scotland versus Britain – Part 1

ECONOMY...by Alex Porter Petition For Divorce Why should the Scottish constitutional debate be turned into an unedifying “car boot sale haggling session”? Remaining inside...

Labour’s ‘Basket of Taxes’ Piling Up

ECONOMY... by Alex Porter Labour’s Michael McMahon has announced Labour’s ‘firm commitment’ to a new property based tax. In a speech to Labour’s Scottish...

Labour Government Unleashed Financial Destruction Frenzy

ECONOMY...by Alex Porter Having pressurised the chairman of the (FSA) financial regulator, Lord Adair Turner, to regulate with a 'light touch' and not to be...

UK Confidence in Freefall

ECONOMY...by Alex Porter British citizens' optimism about their job prospects is rated 98th in the world according to new research. The Prosperity Index, an...

Surge in Support for Independence As UK Economy Plunges

GENERAL...by Alex Porter A new YouGov opinion poll shows that support for Scottish independence has risen by 6% to 34% since the UK...

More Polls Show Electorate Blame Labour For Crisis

 ECONOMY...by Alex Porter As the UK's coalition government rolls out its austerity cuts opinion polls show that voters blame the last Labour government for...

World Renowned Economist says: ‘Scotland subsidising rest of UK’

by Alex Porter & NS Team Independent Scotland would be better off Labour's ‘Scottish banks bailout’ claims questioned Calman proposals 'damaging and unworkable' ...

Norway’s Oil Fund Most Respected in the World

ECONOMY...by Alex Porter Norway's oil fund goes to the top of the class according to a world-famous think tank. Run by Norway's central bank...

British Currency Crisis Threatens Future of Scottish Importers

ECONOMY...By Alex Porter The plunging pound is threatening the survival of businesses in the Scottish imports sector. Yesterday the Bank of England...