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Is It Cos Wur Scots?

  By Alan BissettIt's an accusation of which we've become weary in the independence movement: we hate the English.  Our aspirations to redistribute wealth,...

Bonnington displayed ‘political agenda’ in attacks on Scottish government claims legal...

  By a Newsnet reporter  A leading lawyer who last week launched an astonishing attack on the SNP, claiming the party was playing to...

Prospects of healthier old age worsening for Scots

  By Bob Duncan Pensioners in the UK are living longer, healthier lives, according to a new report from the Office of National Statistics...

‘Wee’ First Minister pledges to raise £1200 for Scottish Independence

Makki Ahmed Tahir, known as the ‘Wee First Minister’ was First Minister of Pollokshields Primary School, Glasgow.  Last Thursday evening at the Scots Asians for...

Critics round on Labour plan to lure Scots to England for...

By Andrew Barr Labour members of the Northumberland County Council have been blasted after suggesting a special fund should be set up in order...

Coalition benefit cut could hit half a million Scots

By a Newsnet reporter  Over half a million Scots, could lose out on council tax benefit after proposed changes to the welfare system by...

Lib Dem Wallace accused of not trusting Scotland’s judges after delivering...

By G.A.Ponsonby  Scottish Lib Dem peer Lord Jim Wallace, has been accused of snubbing Scotland’s top judges after rejecting a call for Scots law...

Scots urged to seek out distant relatives in preparation for Homecoming...

By Martin Kelly  An MSP is calling for Scots to seek out their overseas relatives and to find out about their family’s history as...

Fury as laughing Cameron brands Scots ‘stupid’

By G.A.Ponsonby David Cameron has provoked outrage after appearing to describe Scots as stupid during Prime Minister’s Questions in the House of Commons....

Scotland’s language myths: 1. Scots is a dialect of English

Following on from our 'History of Scottish languages' series by Paul Kavanagh, Newsnet Scotland is happy to present a new series on Scottish...