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‘Great relief’ as former SNP politician quits Scottish Parliament ahead of sentencing
A charity has also labelled the Home Office posters displayed in reporting centres ‘racist’
"We are here as witnesses." These words stare down at you in large white letters from the back wall of a neighbouring house, and they’re apt: in Common Wealth’s site-specific production, you walk through a small home on an estate in Wester Hailes, on the outskirts of Edinburgh, witnessing the impact of domestic violence on six different people. The words are also a potent reminder - as is the whole production, explicitly and intentionally - that should we be aware of such violence, we should speak up, speak out.
The country's vast estates are under threat of being broken up and sold to small farmers. The laird's response? Get off our land
The Honourable Company of Edinburgh Golfers at Muirfield maintains the archaic policy of 'Gentlemen Only, Ladies Forbidden'
Party's formerly comfortable majority shaved by more than 5,000 votes
Demonstrators in Edinburgh branded him 'racist, Nazi scum'
Ukip leader Nigel Farage intends to return to campaign in Scotland, undaunted by his recent hostile reception in an Edinburgh pub.
UK ministers have not done any substantial contingency planning in the event of a Yes vote
Leading supermarkets and drinks companies distorted evidence in an attempt to prevent the Scottish Government introducing a minimum price for alcohol, researchers say.
Scotland would be left with three options - keeping pound, creating Scottish currency or joining euro
Failure to win NI backing comes as major blow to SNP leader's Scottish independence campaign
Ministers say the ban is needed to protect future generations from the "devastating effects" of smoking.
Independence plans for Scotland rely heavily on gas and oil revenue
Activists gather in Glasgow to try to steer breakway movement sharply to the left
Proposals to legalise assisted suicide in Scotland could push other parts of the UK to follow suit, according to the widow of right-to-die campaigner Tony Nicklinson.