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The political storm over Scotland’s currency

While storms, both natural and political, lash the southern Tory heartlands of Britain, another major public storm erupted in the northern uplands, the near-completely Tory free zone of Scotland. Chancellor George Osborne with the backing of Labour Ed Balls and Lib Dem Danny Alexander laid down the law to the...
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Humza Yousaf criticises UK immigration policies

The Scottish minister with responsibility for immigration has attacked the UK government’s approach to the issue. External Affairs minister Humza Yousaf said coalition policies were damaging the Scottish economy. He said Scottish society was united in opposition to the “restrictive” approach to immigration being pursued at Westminster. Conservative MSP Alex...
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