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Tag: Scottish government

Row deepens over Treasury civil servants’ indyref role

By Thomas Connolly The row over the highly-charged role of the Treasury's specially created referendum unit - first revealed by Newsnet Scotland - has deepened...

STUC Chief voices support for Scottish Government referendum stance

By a Newsnet reporter  Scotland’s most senior trade unionist, Grahame Smith, has given his support for the Scottish Government’s timetable for the 2014 independence...

Your Scotland Your Voice – Scottish Government publishes Independence Referendum Consultation

By Martin Kelly  First Minister Alex Salmond has outlined the Scottish Government’s detailed proposals for the independence referendum in the much anticipated consultation document. Announcing...

Scottish Government faces international ‘gagging order’ if Labour peer’s proposal goes...

By G.A.Ponsonby The Scottish Government could be forced to seek permission from London before it can engage in talks with foreign governments in...

Scottish Government winter cold home insulation grant welcomed by Shetland Islands...

A £200,000 grant from the Scottish Government to help Shetlanders insulate their homes against the winter cold has been welcomed by Shetland Islands Council...

Scottish government may step in the deal with Labour’s “bonkers” tram...

By G.A.Ponsonby  Scottish government Ministers are thought to be considering re-visiting the 2007 parliament decision to back the Edinburgh trams project after Labour and...

Agenda – Scottish News

The breaking story this morning is that opponents of a single police force for Scotland – the policy of the SNP Government and the...

First Minister defends independence of Scots law

Scotland’s High Court of Justiciary must be the final court of appeal in Scots criminal law and not the UK Supreme Court, First Minister...

Agenda – Scottish News

SPORT IN SCOTLAND – DOES IT MATTER? The main debate at Parliament this morning is on a Government motion about moving “Faster and Further...

Respect

Comment by Mark Irvine COSLA - the umbrella body for Scotland's councils - has been all over the airwaves today blathering on about...