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Labour facing financial crisis as Unions threaten to pull funding

By G.A.Ponsonby  The Labour party are facing a financial crisis today after their biggest backer threatened to withdraw its funding after the party publicly...

Ed Balls: Labour will accept Tory cuts in full

By a Newsnet reporter Labour's shadow Chancellor Ed Balls has announced a policy U-turn on public sector pay and spending.In an interview with the...

MoD criticised for spending on media personnel in wake of defence...

By a Newsnet reporter  A parliamentary question by the SNP’s Defence Spokesman Angus Robertson has revealed that almost 690 media personnel are employed by...

£1bn benefits cut prompts calls for Holyrood to have own Welfare...

By a Newsnet reporter  The UK Government’s proposals for welfare reform are not good enough for Scotland, according to a report by the Scottish...

Chancellor’s Autumn Statement falls short as UK faces extended period of...

By G.A.Ponsonby  The SNP has responded to the UK Chancellor’s Autumn Statement by claiming it falls short of what is needed and any benefits...

Aegon to cut more than 200 jobs

Insurance and pensions company Aegon has announced it is to drop a total of 213 jobs from its UK business as part of a...

Gray accused as Miliband admits Labour would have introduced cuts

  Ed Miliband has admitted that the Labour party did not regulate the banks sufficiently and would have had to introduce cuts if...

LibDems Accused of Betraying Scottish Voters

The LibDems endorsing of Tory cuts are a betrayal of their Scottish voters according to SNP MSP Joe Fitzpatrick. Mr Fitzpatrick, a member of...

UK Economic Umbrella In Crisis

by Alex PorterEconomy Editor Public confidence in the UK economy remains at rock-bottom according to YouGov economic trackers. (1)Asked about the state of the...

Good Times Roll For Norway, Scotland Faces Austerity

by Alex PorterEconomy Editor Norwegian economists are forecasting continued buoyancy in the Norwegian economy based on increased revenues from North Sea oil. With crude...