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Complaints force BBC Scotland to admit bank article claims were false

By G.A.Ponsonby  BBC Scotland chiefs are facing accusations of deliberate news manipulation after the corporation was forced to admit that claims it made in...

Salmond locks horns with BBC as Patten confirms changes to how...

By a Newsnet reporter  The BBC will be forced to change its approach to Scottish politics in the run up to the referendum, the...

Pressure increases on BBC as First Minister questions political impartiality

By G.A.Ponsonby  First Minister Alex Salmond has questioned the political impartiality of the BBC after leaked emails showed the corporation reversed a decision to...

So, think you can trust BBC Scotland – well read on...

A Newsnet Scotland editorial The constitutional debate is off and running in earnest.  London and Edinburgh are currently locking horns as the...

Rangers withdraw cooperation with BBC over ‘inaccurate’ reporting

By a Newsnet reporter Glasgow Rangers has announced that it has withdrawn all cooperation with the BBC over what it claims are repeated examples...

Dr Jackal & Mr Hide – and another BBC remake

If a week is a long time in politics then last week must have felt like an eternity for Iain Gray. The Scottish Labour...

Scottish News from the BBC and a Question of Diplomacy

This is Scottish election year and the starting pistol was fired with the so called New Year messages from the party leaders. From now...

BBC Scotland – Devil’s advocate or just plain Devil?

There’s an old joke about two drinking companions, one has a wooden leg and the other a humph on his back.  One night, after...

First Minister calls current grid charge system ‘indefensible’

OFGEM's review of electricity charging must bring a long lasting change to deliver a low carbon society, First Minister Alex Salmond has said. Mr...

Outraged – by a factor of four.

It was national outrage day last Friday, the anniversary of the compassionate release of Abdelbaset Al Megrahi was marked by BBC Scotland with a marathon broadcast...