No vote 'threatens NHS in Scotland'

Scotland's "missing million" unregistered voters are being urged to protect the NHS north of the border by backing independence.

Charity figures disagree on vote

Senior figures from the charity sector have clashed about the impact of a Yes vote in September's independence referendum.

Referendum 'too close to call'

The result of the independence referendum is "still too close to call", an academic has claimed

Swinney Yes vote message for firms

Scottish companies will be able to boost their presence on the world stage with a Yes vote, according to the Finance Secretary.

Salmond gets last word in TV debate

First Minister Alex Salmond will have the first and last word on Scottish independence in the landmark televised debate with Better Together leader ...

Thomas Cook benefits from late rush

Tour operator Thomas Cook boosted quarterly profits today after benefiting from a surge in late summer bookings in the UK.

Carillion mulls Balfour options

Carillion is weighing up its next move after potential merger partner Balfour Beatty walked away from talks to create a new FTSE 100 construction ...

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Huge blaze erupts at power station

A massive fire erupted in a landmark power station, filling the sky with thick smoke and flames.

Chief hails UK's Afghan campaign

Britain could not have expected a "stronger, more committed, or more courageous" performance from its troops in Afghanistan, the head of the army has ...

Doubts over value of mid-life MOTs

Illnesses detected during the NHS's "mid-life MOT" could be "equally well detected" without the check-up, researchers have suggested.

Ethnic minority board test for NHS

The NHS will be assessed on whether people from black and minority ethnic backgrounds are represented on hospital boards, health officials have ...

MPs' concern over violence in Gaza

Two Conservative MPs have written to the Government expressing their concern over the situation in Gaza as a veteran Liberal Democrat called on the ...

Facebook app launched in Zambia

Facebook's quest to bring internet access to the entire planet has seen the company launch a new app that will allow users in Africa to access key ...

Tate show to feature Hepworth work

Major exhibitions dedicated to the work of sculptor Barbara Hepworth and the painters Frank Auerbach and Jackson Pollock are among the shows to ...