SNP hit out at Brexit power grab bill as it clears the Commons

Source:: The National SNP hit out at Brexit power grab bill as it clears the Commons THE SNP have hit out at the Tories’ controversial Brexit bill which will “rob the devolved governments” as it cleared the House of Commons. Read the full article:: The National SNP hit out at Brexit power grab bill as it clears the Commons

Brexit: Michael Gove's power grab comments 'pave the way for independence'

Source:: The National Brexit: Michael Gove’s power grab comments ‘pave the way for independence’ MICHAEL Gove is pushing Scotland towards independence more than the SNP by ignoring concerns over Brexit and a devolution “power grab”, according to Scottish Labour’s former deputy leader. Read the full article:: The National Brexit: Michael Gove’s power grab comments ‘pave the way for independence’

Brexit: Holyrood and Westminster dispute over power grab bill could go to court

Source:: The National Brexit: Holyrood and Westminster dispute over power grab bill could go to court A DISPUTE between Holyrood and Westminster over the UK Internal Market Bill could go to court after Michael Gove indicated that the Tory Government will push ahead with the legislation without the Scottish Government’s consent. Read the full article:: The National Brexit: Holyrood and Westminster dispute over power grab bill could go to court

Plan A looks hopeless – we need another democratic route out of the UK

Source:: The National Plan A looks hopeless – we need another democratic route out of the UK IN Jonathan Spink’s Long Letter “Here’s why election in May should not be a proxy referendum” (September 29) he gives no indication why we should expect the UK Government ever to grant a second referendum nor a logical alternative to a Plan B. Read the full article:: The National Plan A looks hopeless – we need another democratic route out of the UK

Michael Gove and Douglas Ross are silent on a crucial question of consent

Source:: The National Michael Gove and Douglas Ross are silent on a crucial question of consent NED Larkin of Inverness (Letters, September 23) ended by asking if legal brains within the independence camp can elucidate how Scotland can, as a country and within the constraint of international law, withdraw from the 1707 Treaty of Union and commence self-government. Read the full article:: The National Michael Gove and Douglas Ross are silent on a crucial question of consent

Mhairi Black cut off during barnstorming speech on Internal Market Bill

Source:: The National Mhairi Black cut off during barnstorming speech on Internal Market Bill TORY ministers have repeatedly insisted that their Internal Market Bill is not in fact a power grab. Read the full article:: The National Mhairi Black cut off during barnstorming speech on Internal Market Bill

Gary Sambrook MP confidently explains what devolution is… to the SNP

Source:: The National Gary Sambrook MP confidently explains what devolution is… to the SNP The SNP will be surely grateful to Tory MP Gary Sambrook for finally clearing up exactly what devolution means. Read the full article:: The National Gary Sambrook MP confidently explains what devolution is… to the SNP

Add Gaelic teachers to Brexit shortage occupation list, advisers tell PM

Source:: The National Add Gaelic teachers to Brexit shortage occupation list, advisers tell PM GAELIC high school teachers from foreign countries should be allowed to swerve Brexit immigration barriers to fill Scottish vacancies, UK Government advisers say. Read the full article:: The National Add Gaelic teachers to Brexit shortage occupation list, advisers tell PM

Brexit: 'Internal Market bill is supported by Scots farmers', Tory MP claims

Source:: The National Brexit: ‘Internal Market bill is supported by Scots farmers’, Tory MP claims TORY MP Andrew Bowie clashed with SNP representative Drew Hendry at Westminster after both quoted the National Farmers Union Scotland (NFUS) to support opposing sides of the Internal Market Bill debate. Read the full article:: The National Brexit: ‘Internal Market bill is supported by Scots farmers’, Tory MP claims

Brexit: Labour's shadow business minister warns bill could 'break up the Union'

Source:: The National Brexit: Labour’s shadow business minister warns bill could ‘break up the Union’ THE Tories’ controversial UK Internal Market Bill could break up the Union, shadow business minister Lucy Powell has warned. Read the full article:: The National Brexit: Labour’s shadow business minister warns bill could ‘break up the Union’

Belarus president Alexander Lukashenko has assets frozen by UK Government

Source:: The National Belarus president Alexander Lukashenko has assets frozen by UK Government THE UK has imposed sanctions including an asset freeze and travel ban on Belarussian president Alexander Lukashenko in response to human rights abuses following his “rigged” re-election. Read the full article:: The National Belarus president Alexander Lukashenko has assets frozen by UK Government

Nicola Sturgeon speaks out on universities amid fears students will 'go hungry'

Source:: The National Nicola Sturgeon speaks out on universities amid fears students will ‘go hungry’ UNIVERSITIES have “no excuse” for not looking after the welfare of their students, Nicola Sturgeon has said amid reports quarantined halls residents are worried about going hungry. Read the full article:: The National Nicola Sturgeon speaks out on universities amid fears students will ‘go hungry’

Holyrood election should not be a proxy referendum – here are the pitfalls

Source:: The National Holyrood election should not be a proxy referendum – here are the pitfalls USING the 2021 Scottish Parliament elections as a proxy referendum is a bad idea. While I can understand the thought process members have taken to come to their decision, it is not an option that will benefit the independence movement. Read the full article:: The National Holyrood election should not be a proxy referendum – here are the pitfalls

Boris Johnson apologises for north-east England lockdown gaffe

Source:: The National Boris Johnson apologises for north-east England lockdown gaffe BORIS Johnson has been forced to apologise for announcing incorrect local lockdown measures in England. Read the full article:: The National Boris Johnson apologises for north-east England lockdown gaffe

Nicola Sturgeon rejects Aberdeen council claims of unfair virus treatment

Source:: The National Nicola Sturgeon rejects Aberdeen council claims of unfair virus treatment THE First Minister has responded to Aberdeen city council’s co-leaders after they suggested the area has been treated unfairly during the coronavirus crisis. Read the full article:: The National Nicola Sturgeon rejects Aberdeen council claims of unfair virus treatment