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The newspaper that supports an independent Scotland.
 Joined October 2017    www.thenational.scot
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A LABOUR government would help Scotland “shape its own future” Sir Keir Starmer has said.
Labour members have voted in favour of making a manifesto commitment to proportional representation at the next election.
THE SNP’s written case to the Supreme Court in the indyref2 case has been published in full by the party.
THE run on the pound on global stock markets highlights the clear scepticism there is of Chancellor Kwarteng’s mini-Budget, as he pledges borrowing
KWASI Kwarteng’s mini-Budget is remarkably unsurprising.
A DELEGATE at Labour’s conference has sparked derision after arguing against electoral reform by claiming it allowed “extremist” parties like Italian neo-fascists and the SNP in Scotland into power.
IT didn't take at all long for the wheels to come off the clown car that is the Liz Truss government.
ON Monday the pound sterling fell to its lowest value ever against the US dollar. Back during the American Civil War, you could get $10 for a pound. It stayed around $5 for the first part of the 20th century.
THE cause of Scottish independence “goes against the values of solidarity and social justice”, Anas Sarwar has said.
THE Treasury has announced that Chancellor Kwasi Kwarteng will set out his medium-long term fiscal plan on November 23, following the pound plunging to its lowest ever level against the US dollar.
MARK Drakeford has defended Welsh Labour’s co-operation agreement with the pro-independence Plaid Cyrmu.
THE peer who was responsible for organising the Queen’s funeral has been banned from driving for six months after being caught using his mobile phone behind the wheel.
The projects awarded funding have the potential to reduce emissions by the equivalent of the annual emissions from 17,000 households.
REPORTS of letters of no confidence in Liz Truss being sent to the 1922 Committee are a “damning indictment” of her first few weeks as Prime Minister, the SNP has said.
Lisa Nandy took aim at the party during Labour’s annual conference - saying the SNP were peddling a “regressive ideology”.
The Tory MP was quizzed by a BBC journalist as he made his way to the Treasury offices in London
One economist gave a scathing assessment of the Tory party's fiscal plans
THE brutal beating of Jina Amini for not wearing the “proper Hijab” and her murder by the Iranian regime’s “morality police” are on the front pages of world papers. What was not mentioned at the beginning was her true identity. She was not Persian; she was Kurdish, from Eastern Kurdistan (Rojhelat), in Tehran on a visit. She dressed modestly, even conservatively by most standards in the...
FIRST Minister Nicola Sturgeon has described No 10 plans to boost economic growth as a “catastrophic disaster”, saying the Scottish Government following suit would be the “wrong thing to do”.
Market confidence in the pound has plunged following the announcement of the Government’s new economic plans on Friday last week
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