Poll finds majority support for independence if UK exits EU

A majority of Scots would back independence if the UK votes to leave the European Union (EU), a new poll has found.

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David Mundell urges Nicola Sturgeon to campaign with him against EU exit

Scottish Secretary David Mundell has called on First Minister Nicola Sturgeon to campaign with him to keep Britain in the EU.

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David Cameron tells PMQs that funding for Scotland must be ‘fair and reasonable’

The Prime Minister has said new funding arrangements for Scotland must be completed in a "fair and reasonable way", after the SNP asked why the UK ...

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Colleagues join hunt for missing RSPCA inspector Mike Reid

Colleagues of an RSPCA inspector who went missing while trying to rescue sea birds from a cliff are continuing to hope he is found alive.

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Deepcut Barracks deaths: Lawyers say new science calls suicide verdict into question

New scientific evidence has shown a teenage soldier found dead at an army barracks more than 20 years may not have killed herself, an inquest has ...

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Liverpool University puzzled by surgeon Sam Eljamel’s CV claim

A scandal-hit former Tayside surgeon is being investigated by a top UK university as he continues to jet around the globe on speaking engagements.

Sunderland star Adam Johnson admits child sex charge

Footballer Adam Johnson has pleaded guilty to one count of sexual activity with a child and one count of grooming.

Olympic rower James Cracknell calls for annual checks to combat child obesity

Primary schoolchildren should have annual body checks to help combat rising levels of obesity, former rower James Cracknell has said.

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Storm Imogen: Search for missing RSPCA inspector continues

A search has resumed for an RSPCA inspector who went missing while trying to rescue sea-birds from a cliff shortly before Storm Imogen's hurricane ...

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Npower follows rivals with price cut

Big Six energy provider npower said it will cut its average prices by 5.2%, which will reduce its standard domestic gas tariff by £32.

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