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...

SNP pledge to clean up Glasgow politics

The SNP have pledged to clean up Glasgow politics and accused the Labour leadership of trying to brush the recent scandal that engulfed the...

The dead hand of BBC Scotland

Robin Crichton When I was chairman of the Scottish Independent Programme Producers Association I helped to negotiate terms of trade with the BBC for...

The wrong fatcats

Kenneth Roy Now that the media in general are finally catching up with a national scandal first exposed by the Scottish Review as long...

SNP to address nation as BBC Scotland slated

SNP leader and First Minister Alex Salmond has scored an election campaign victory after it was revealed that he will address the whole of...

Conspiracy of silence

Kenneth Roy You will not hear a word against it in the Scotsman, Scotland on Sunday, Edinburgh Evening News, or any of the other...

Labour ‘theft’ MP’s get public cash for lawyers

{jcomments on}  Scottish Labour politician Jim Devine and Labour colleagues David Chaytor and Elliot Morley are to be given taxpayers money in order to...