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Labour MSP Ken Macintosh left red faced as Amazon attack backfires

  By a Newsnet reporter The SNP has accused the Scottish Labour party of hypocrisy after Labour's finance spokesperson Ken Macintosh attacked the Scottish...

MSP writes to UK Government after coastguard concerns raised over Loch...

By a Newsnet reporter An MSP has written to the UK Government Transport Secretary, Rt Hon Patrick McLoughlin MP, raising questions around the...

Vion rejects bids to save Hall’s of Broxburn

Dutch firm Vion has rejected last minute bids aimed at saving the Hall’s of Broxburn plant.  Vion said neither of the offers constituted a...

MSP donating council salary to charity

Edinburgh councillor and new Holyrood MSP Colin Keir, is donating his allotted council salary of approximatley £17,000 to support local projects following his election...

Amazon to create 900 jobs in Edinburgh

Leading online retailer, Amazon, has announced that it will establish a new customer service centre in the Capital - an investment that will create...

UK Government appoints anti-Abortion group as sexual health advisor

The charity Life, a group which is opposed to abortion in all circumstances has been appointed to advise the UK government on sexual health....

Sectarian law set for new season

by Judith Duffy ALEX SALMOND has called on opposition parties to back anti-sectarian legislation.The SNP’s Bill to tackle bigotry will be brought before...

Sturgeon – It would be madness to cancel Carrier Projects

SNP Deputy Leader Nicola Sturgeon has claimed that cancellation of the contracts to build carriers on the Clyde and at Rosyth, given the amount...

Senior Labour MSP abandons Holyrood for The Lords

A high profile Labour MSP has announced that he intends to quit as an MSP in favour of sitting in the House of Lords....

Outrage as Labour MSP uses Riggi child deaths to attack SNP

Labour MSP Duncan McNeil has caused fury after claiming that the tragic deaths of the three Riggi children may have been caused in part...