SNP hits out over Taylor donation

The SNP has called on Better Together to return a £500,000 donation following reports that donor Ian Taylor's company is in negotiations with a ...

Salmond 'confident' of Glasgow win

Alex Salmond has dubbed Glasgow "freedom city", stating that the latest polls indicate the city will vote for independence in September.

Nationalists desperate, claims MP

"Increasingly desperate" Scottish nationalists will pull any trick they can when Holyrood returns to business for its unprecedented summer session ...

Miliband’s wife enters independence debate

Justine Miliband has made an emotional appeal to Scots to vote No in September with her first intervention into the independence debate.

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Worries independence debate will be ‘turn-off’ for TV viewers

The televised independence debate between Alex Salmond and Alistair Darling might turn viewers off because it is too long, according to a Scotland ...

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Amazon and Visa results hit stocks

The stock market has ended lower after Visa and Amazon posted disappointing results.

£3m settles tycoon damages claim

The Serious Fraud Office (SFO) has agreed to pay £3 million to settle civil damages claims brought by property tycoon Vincent Tchenguiz arising from ...


Photo-ops 'diminish our politics'

Ed Miliband has hit back at critics of his leadership insisting principles and ideas are more important in politics than style and image.

Briton killed in Algeria air crash

A British man was among those killed in the crash of an Air Algerie airliner in Mali, the Foreign Office has said.

Travis slams CPS as new trial looms

Veteran DJ Dave Lee Travis criticised the Crown Prosecution Service outside court today after learning he will face a fresh trial over historic sex ...

Simpson receives university award

BBC journalist John Simpson and businesswoman Dame Marjorie Scardino have both received honorary awards from the University of Roehampton.

Eleanor Bron joins The Archers cast

Veteran actress Eleanor Bron has joined the cast of radio soap The Archers - as the character of Carol Tregorran returned to the show tonight after ...

Pair wearing Goth clothes attacked

Two teenagers dressed in Gothic-style clothes were subjected to a violent attack at the hands of three girls, police said.

Doctor Who return shown in cinemas

Doctor Who's return next month is to materialise in cinemas around the world to coincide with its screening on BBC1.