Shona Craven: Watch your back if we end up in a Nandy state

Source:: The National Shona Craven: Watch your back if we end up in a Nandy state SHOTS fired! Don’t worry – for now they’re only verbal ones being launched out of the mouth of Labour leadership candidate Lisa Nandy. But if she wins the race to replace Jeremy Corbyn, then performs a miracle and becomes PM, could the next volley be one of rubber bullets aimed at Scottish voters? Read the full article:: The National Shona Craven: Watch your back if we end up in a Nandy state

Nicola Sturgeon adamant Tories will not be able to block indyref2

Source:: The National Nicola Sturgeon adamant Tories will not be able to block indyref2 NICOLA Sturgeon has accused the Scottish Tories of “running scared” of indyref2, but she warned Jackson Carlaw his party won’t be able to stop it. Read the full article:: The National Nicola Sturgeon adamant Tories will not be able to block indyref2

Scottish Government moves to stop EU flag being taken down at Holyrood

Source:: The National Scottish Government moves to stop EU flag being taken down at Holyrood THE SCOTTISH Government is looking to prevent a Better Together coalition lowering the EU flag over Holyrood forever, The National has learned. Read the full article:: The National Scottish Government moves to stop EU flag being taken down at Holyrood

‘Total disaster’: Bord na Gaidhlig comes under fire from MSPs

Source:: The National ‘Total disaster’: Bord na Gaidhlig comes under fire from MSPs THE agency responsible for protecting and promoting Gaelic is “a disaster” and failing “every Gaelic-speaking person in the country”, MSPs have said. Read the full article:: The National ‘Total disaster’: Bord na Gaidhlig comes under fire from MSPs

Arlene Fraser: Mother fears killer will never reveal body location

Source:: The National Arlene Fraser: Mother fears killer will never reveal body location THE mother of murder victim Arlene Fraser has said she does not believe her killer will ever reveal where her body is. Read the full article:: The National Arlene Fraser: Mother fears killer will never reveal body location

Oriol Junqueras: We must not return to the dark days of repression

Source:: The National Oriol Junqueras: We must not return to the dark days of repression THIS week Spanish repression has arrived at the heart of Europe through the judicial conflict on the status of the Catalan pro-independence MEPs. Read the full article:: The National Oriol Junqueras: We must not return to the dark days of repression

Ministers act to ensure wind power contracts stay in Scotland

Source:: The National Ministers act to ensure wind power contracts stay in Scotland THE Scottish Government is to introduce new measures designed to increase the number of offshore wind contracts awarded in Scotland. Read the full article:: The National Ministers act to ensure wind power contracts stay in Scotland

Nicola Sturgeon asks Nandy to apologise for Catalonia comments

Source:: The National Nicola Sturgeon asks Nandy to apologise for Catalonia comments NICOLA Sturgeon has called for Lisa Nandy to apologise after she claimed “Catalonia may provide lessons in beating divisive nationalism”. Read the full article:: The National Nicola Sturgeon asks Nandy to apologise for Catalonia comments

Parents call for FAI into Queen Elizabeth University Hospital

Source:: The National Parents call for FAI into Queen Elizabeth University Hospital THE parents of Milly Main, who died after contracting an infection at the Queen Elizabeth University Hospital, have called for a fatal accident inquiry into her death. Read the full article:: The National Parents call for FAI into Queen Elizabeth University Hospital

Blood is Thicker than Dreams

Source:: Bella Caledonia Blood is Thicker than Dreams Hey, do you want to come winter camping with a fat old Unionist? We are talking next week, in the probably sleet peppered rain and fierce wind in the remote Hebrides. Best to bring your own tent whisky and porridge, oh and bike. You have to be a photographer and be prepared to endure me […] Read the full article:: Bella Caledonia Blood is Thicker than Dreams

London, Boris Economics and the Loss of Trillions

Source:: Bella Caledonia London, Boris Economics and the Loss of Trillions HOW BORIS LIES ABOUT SCOTTISH JOBS * IS the SNO delinquent when it comes to creating jobs?  Yes! says Prime Minister Boris – in his letter to Nicol Sturgeon dismissing Scotland’s right to choose its own future.  The full quote is: “Another independence referendum will continue the political stagnation that Scotland has seen for the […] Read the full article:: Bella Caledonia London, Boris Economics and the Loss of Trillions

Scottish Government could hold indyref2 WITHOUT Johnson's permission

Source:: The National Scottish Government could hold indyref2 WITHOUT Johnson’s permission THE SCOTTISH Government could hold indyref2 WITHOUT Boris Johnson’s permission, a top lawyer has claimed. Read the full article:: The National Scottish Government could hold indyref2 WITHOUT Johnson’s permission

EU commissioner warns full trade deal by end of year ‘not possible’

Source:: The National EU commissioner warns full trade deal by end of year ‘not possible’ BORIS Johnson’s ambition to get a full trade deal negotiated with Brussels by the end-of-year deadline is “just not possible”, the EU’s trade commissioner has said. Read the full article:: The National EU commissioner warns full trade deal by end of year ‘not possible’

Highlands and Islands at top of UK well-being and happiness rankings

Source:: Business for Scotland Highlands and Islands at top of UK well-being and happiness rankings A recent research report from the Office of National Statistics (ONS) suggests that some of Scotland’s remote and rural areas are among the happiest regions to live in the UK. At the same time, The Bank of Scotland Happiness Index indicates similar results, with the residents of the Highlands and Islands being ranked as the […] Read the full article:: Business for Scotland Highlands and Islands at top of UK well-being and happiness rankings

The twin cheek of the twin cheeks

Source:: Wee Ginger Dug The twin cheek of the twin cheeks “Now is the time to look outwards, paint with broad strokes and set up an international commission, led by and for Scottish people, that seeks to learn from the few examples where at times in modern history the cause of social justice has beaten divisive nationalism.” So said Labour leadership contender Lisa Nandy on Monday. Now if anyone has any idea what she meant, please let the rest of us know because we’re genuinely struggling. What Lisa tweeted is one… Read the full article:: Wee Ginger Dug […]