Nicola Sturgeon: a clarification

Source:: Wings Over Scotland Nicola Sturgeon: a clarification We apologise if any readers were inadvertently given a misleading impression by any of these headlines, stories or claims. The correct version of the report is below. For all instances of “Nicola Sturgeon”, please insert “the Conservative Party”. Yours sincerely, the Scottish media. Read the full article:: Wings Over Scotland Nicola Sturgeon: a clarification

PEOPLE IN A LANDSCAPE: From the Province of the Cat

Source:: Bella Caledonia PEOPLE IN A LANDSCAPE: From the Province of the Cat We must use history to our advantage and make it plain to the rest of Europe and the world: the Scottish people are not invisible, just as the Eora people of Eastern Australia were not invisible in 1770. We must write and construct a new picture of ourselves and we must call it, “People in a Landscape.” Without people a landscape is just scenery. Scenery is not a nation. Read the full article:: Bella Caledonia PEOPLE IN A LANDSCAPE: From the Province of the Cat

Police try to track last movements of man found dead by river

Source:: Northern Scot Police try to track last movements of man found dead by river HELP is being sought to trace the movements of Ricky O’Connell who has been found dead beside the River Isla in Keith. Read the full article:: Northern Scot Police try to track last movements of man found dead by river

Scottish business confidence higher than in any other region of UK

Source:: John Robertson Scottish business confidence higher than in any other region of UK (c) eTurboNews In Insider today: ‘Business confidence in Scotland and across the UK is on the the up, according to two new reports. As measured by the latest Bank of Scotland Business Barometer, positivity north of the Border rose 18 points during April to reach a balance of 30 per cent, the biggest rise of any UK region. The Business Barometer – which measures those with a positive versus negative outlook – found 41 per cent of companies in Scotland… Read the full article:: […]

Where They Tell You Not to Look

Source:: Craig Murray Where They Tell You Not to Look At the very beginning of the of the Skripal incident, the security services blocked by D(SMA) notice any media mention of Pablo Miller and told the media not to look at Orbis and the Steele dossier on Trump, acting immediately to get out their message via trusties in the BBC and Guardian. Gordon Corera, “BBC Security Correspondent”, did not name the source who told him to say this, but helpfully illustrated his tweet with a nice picture of MI6 Headquarters.… Read the full article:: Craig Murray Where They […]

Woman assaulted inside property in Elgin

Source:: Northern Scot Woman assaulted inside property in Elgin A WOMAN is alleged to have been assaulted inside a property in the North Port area of Elgin. Read the full article:: Northern Scot Woman assaulted inside property in Elgin

Body of man in 20s found on Keith riverbank

Source:: Northern Scot Body of man in 20s found on Keith riverbank THE body of a man in his 20s has been found on the bank on the River Isla in Keith. Read the full article:: Northern Scot Body of man in 20s found on Keith riverbank

BBC Scotland News and Print Journalism on Scottish policing: ‘Forces’ in crisis?

Source:: John Robertson BBC Scotland News and Print Journalism on Scottish policing: ‘Forces’ in crisis? BBC Scotland and our ‘newspapers’ have dropped their attacks on NHS Scotland today and shifted to their other proxy war tactic of getting at the SNP via Police Scotland. This morning we heard of a ‘special investigation’ which will be reported more fully tonight as ‘BBC Scotland Investigates: A Force in Crisis’. Note the lack of speech or question marks in the title – guilty as charged? Now, I have no doubt there will have been unacceptable behaviour by some… Read the full […]

Staring Over the Water

Source:: Bella Caledonia Staring Over the Water The Prime Minister and the Home Secretary have been caught lying about the racist policies they’re now pretending to be ashamed of. This isn’t a great moment for British democracy. Read the full article:: Bella Caledonia Staring Over the Water

Labour hits back over ‘ludicrous’ Russian bots interference claim

Source:: The National Labour hits back over ‘ludicrous’ Russian bots interference claim LABOUR says claims that Russian interference helped Jeremy Corbyn in last year’s snap general election are “farcical” and “ludicrous”. Read the full article:: The National Labour hits back over ‘ludicrous’ Russian bots interference claim

Chris McEleny: Grassroots should take charge of indyref2

Source:: The National Chris McEleny: Grassroots should take charge of indyref2 SNP depute leader contender Chris McEleny has called on his party to “surrender the dream of delivering independence” to a new non party grassroots campaign organisation. Read the full article:: The National Chris McEleny: Grassroots should take charge of indyref2

SNP in demand for Tory Government immigration policy review

Source:: The National SNP in demand for Tory Government immigration policy review THERESA May is being called on to carry out a ‘root and branch’ review of her Government’s hostile immigration policy in the wake of the Windrush scandal. Read the full article:: The National SNP in demand for Tory Government immigration policy review

Sturgeon: Brexit Bill could rip up flagship Scots laws

Source:: The National Sturgeon: Brexit Bill could rip up flagship Scots laws NICOLA Sturgeon has warned proposals to resolve the dispute over post-Brexit powers would allow the UK Government to overturn flagship legislation passed in the Scottish Parliament. Read the full article:: The National Sturgeon: Brexit Bill could rip up flagship Scots laws

Here's why the SNP must pass the Yes campaign baton

Source:: The National Here’s why the SNP must pass the Yes campaign baton THE SNP must give up its dream of independence if it is to win it. As a councillor and SNP group leader at Inverclyde Council, I see every day the needs of it’s constituents. We are at hand to deal with the daily politics of everyday life. Read the full article:: The National Here’s why the SNP must pass the Yes campaign baton

Russell hits out at moves to get May's Brexit adviser sacked

Source:: The National Russell hits out at moves to get May’s Brexit adviser sacked SCOTLAND’S Brexit minister has reacted angrily to the news that Tory Brexiteers are trying to get Olly Robbins, Prime Minister Theresa May’s senior adviser on the negotiations with the European Union, sacked for being too much in favour of remaining in the customs union. Read the full article:: The National Russell hits out at moves to get May’s Brexit adviser sacked