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Clyde-built for the world

By Dorothy Bruce Three items linked like pieces of a jigsaw in my mind this week. The first was a Scottish Government press release informing...

UK Govt must ensure golden opportunity for Scotch beef not lost

  By a Newsnet Reporter  Scotland’s world renowned beef sector is currently facing both “massive opportunities” and “all too apparent” threats, say industry experts....

Japanese government announces plans to ditch nuclear in favour of more...

  By Bob Duncan  The Japanese government has announced it plans to phase out nuclear power by 2030 and increase its renewable output, in...

Secret ‘subsidy’ for nuclear in UK budget

by G.A.Ponsonby  The UK coalition budget contained a secret subsidy for the nuclear industry, SNP MP Mike Weir has claimed. Speaking after Wednesday’s Budget...

British red tape forces Scottish rescue team home from Japan

by G.A.Ponsonby A Scottish rescue team has been prevented from helping the rescue mission in Japan after the UK embassy in Tokyo refused...

Meltdown fears as second nuclear plant explosion hits Japan

by G.A.Ponsonby  Japanese officials have confirmed that meltdown may have occurred at two nuclear reactors after a second explosion hit the country’s Fukushima Daiichi...