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The Bank of England which was recently implicated in the Libor scandal has not undertaken any analysis on the monetary changes which will take place if Scotland becomes independent Scottish News: News in Scotland – Tuesday   Cameron “running scared” of independence debate with Salmond Number 10 sources have ruled out...

Former RBS chief Fred Goodwin has now been implicated in the Libor  fraud scandal Fred Goodwin implicated in Libor scandal by Jamie Mann Former Royal Bank of Scotland chief Fred Goodwin has been implicated in the Libor scandal after his right-hand man at the bank said that the CEO had...

The UK Attorney General today showed a “complete lack of respect”  for Scotland, said the SNP’s Angus MacNeil MP Scottish News: News in Scotland – Tuesday  Scottish independence: Attorney General shows “complete lack of respect” for Scotland Attorney General Dominic Grieve MP has a shown a “complete lack of...

New Scottish Secretary Alistair Carmichael will relaunch the post of  Scottish Secretary as one which represents Scotland in the cabinet   Scottish News: News in Scotland – Friday SCOTLAND Carmichael – I’m Scotland’s man in the cabinet Westminster politicians should not use visits to Scotland as a “lecture tour” ahead of...

Unemployment up and employment up in Scotland while politicians  pronounce ‘recovery’ Scottish News: News in Scotland – Wednesday SCOTLAND Scottish unemployment rises as politicians pronounce ‘recovery’ The number of Scots without a job has increased by 10,000 in Scotland, between May and July, reaching an official total of 203,000 according...

The MOD has been involved in contingency planning in relation to Scottish independence and Trident, it has been claimed Scottish News: News in Scotland – Thursday  Scotland Trident plans prove Westminster is considering independence impact, says Sturgeon The UK government is considering plans to designate the Scottish home of Trident...

Conservative Home Secretary Theresa May claims Scots may be denied  dual citizenship if they vote for independence Scottish News: News in Scotland – Tuesday SCOTLAND  Fears spread by Westminster over post-independence security threat UK Home Secretary Theresa May has claimed that Scots could lose their British passports and be denied...

Alistair Darling, chief of Better Together, has been urged to return a £500,000 campaign donation to Ian Taylor, the Vitol boss. Some Vitol executives are known to have or have had shares in Dart Energy to which the UK government awarded licences to frack in Scotland Scottish News: News...

Syria’s refugee crisis is escalating as western-backed insurgents attempt to overthrow the government Scottish News: Syria - refugee crisis becoming politicised by Christine Orr The UN refugee agency have announced that roughly 84,000 people fled Syria in December alone, taking the total number of those displaced to around half a million. Turkey...

The new governor has changed the mission of the Bank of England in a move that appears to justify continued low-interest rates Scottish News: News in Scotland – Thursday Scottish population increases to record high The population of Scotland reached a record high of 5,313,600 in mid-2012, according to...