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Rival indy campaigns agree to charity football match

The referendum debate is to be used in order to benefit charity, after both sides agreed to stage a football match in order to...

Historic Scotland refuses permission to put Olympic rings on Edinburgh Castle

Historic Scotland has refused permission for the proposed 30ft tall and 60ft wide Olympic Rings logo to be displayed on Edinburgh Castle. The original...

MEPs vote to reduce roaming charges on mobile phones

By a Newsnet reporterSNP Member of the European Parliament Alyn Smith has welcomed a vote in the European Parliament on mobile phone roaming rates which...

The love rat MP, the tabby cat, and The...

by Kenneth Roy I once interviewed a man. He was a man and I interviewed him. I shall, for the sake of convenience, refer...

Minister proposes minimum standard for diabetes treatment

by Jolene Cargill Health Minister Shona Robison has promised to look into setting a minimum standard for a treatment that can transform the lives...

Would an independent Scotland have a viable economy?

by Alex Porter Common sense tells you yes but my point is that the question doesn’t really matter anymore. A seismic shift in the...

Boris’s Devo Max plan is a challenge for Mundell and Davidson

By a Newsnet reporter Scotland Office Minster David Mundell and Scottish Tory leader Ruth Davidson have been challenged to say if they support calls...

Cross party co-operation requires politicians with imagination

Commentary by Derek Bateman It was 1988 I reckon when I headed into North Lanarkshire with a BBC film crew to speak to the new...

Scottish unemployment shows slight increase but again the UK is worse

By G.A.Ponsonby  Scotland’s employment rate has outperformed the UK for the twelfth consecutive month despite unemployment increasing slightly, according to official figures. Statistics for July-September...

How Labour betrayed Scotland

The Labour party stand accused today of betraying the 1 million Scots who voted for them in this general election.... The...