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Why Northern Ireland is crucial in Brexit negotiations

The issue of Northern Ireland in Brexit negotiations between the United Kingdom and the European Union has proved a tough nut to crack. On one...

Rowling claims Leave campaign have “arrogance of mini-Trumps”

JK ROWLING has slammed the Leave campaign for having “the arrogance of a bunch of mini-Trumps”. The Harry Potter author described Donald Trump as "fascist...

£7m bill for 224 foreign cons in Scots jails last year

AT LEAST 227 foreign criminals served time in Scottish jails last year - 131 of them from EU countries. Nearly half of the EU prisoners...

Scotland a leader in women’s employment

SCOTLAND is one of the leading countries in Europe for reducing female unemployment – second only to Germany. Latest figures released by Eurostat, covering the...

AA calls on all political parties to give motorists a fairer deal on fuel duty

THE UK has the highest road fuel tax levy in the EU despite four years of a fuel duty freeze. Research by the AA shows...

Rare seabirds at risk after EU bans dumping dead fish

SOME of Scotland’s rarest seabirds are under threat after the European Union’s controversial decision to ban fishermen from dumping unwanted fish. Last week, EU countries...

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