Jim Murphy campaign photo ‘doctored’

A campaign photo of Labour’s Jim Murphy has been ‘doctored’ in order to lighten his looks on election leaflets it has emerged.... ...

Stand together, stand tall

On Tuesday in the Scottish parliament the Justice Committee voted in favour of sending anyone carrying a knife to jail for six months.... ...

Greenock: Fury and fear after latest attack

A Greenock family are furious after learning that a family member, badly beaten by a gang of youths, faces a charge of breach of...

Fiscal autonomy offers massive benefits

In a detailed research paper, the Scottish professors Andrew Hughes Hallett and Drew Scott show that the Calman proposals are unworkable, that significantly more...

We are now living in a foreign land

Kenneth Roy The preliminaries said more about the state of Britain than the debate itself. After the surprising disclosure in 'Coronation Street'... ...

The middle men

Kenneth Roy Although you would have to be a certified policy geek to find much of compelling interest in the manifestos of the UK's...

Leaders debate – Democracy in ashes as ‘irrelevants’ not welcome

The volcanic eruption of the Icelandic volcano had a bizarre effect on the week's Scottish general election campaign.  The Scottish media informed us that...

POLLS

Rod MacfarlaneInverness I must admit to being slightly bemused by some of the Polls. Do they make these up or what?? Yes, I do...

More allegations of corruption rock Labour

Labour have been left reeling after two of their Livingston councillors were reported to the Lothian and Borders Police for alleged corruption. ...

Glasgow Labour councillor denies supplying drugs

A Labour councillor has been questioned by police over allegations that she had been involved in the supply of drugs to Steven Purcell’s inner...