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New boss for Glasgow whisky firm

DOUGLAS Laing & Co, the Scotch whisky blender and bottler, has reported a 40 per cent increase in operating profits to £2.4 million, while announcing the...

Ian Blackford seeks meeting with May over ‘shocking’ plight of thousands of undocumented citizens

IAN Blackford is demanding a face-to-face meeting with Theresa May to resolve an “absolutely shocking” situation in which thousands of people in the UK, like...

Labour selection battle embroiled in fresh row over would-be candidate Asim Khan

A WOULD-BE Labour candidate has come under renewed pressure after ten women in his own party wrote a letter to its leadership insisting he is “unfit” to be...

Edinburgh Woollen Mill moves to England

Edinburgh Woollen Mill has confirmed plans to move its head office from Scotland to England. The move to Carlisle by the clothing chain established in Langholm in...

Economy Secretary: Scotland may be using a new currency within a decade

SCOTLAND may have ditched the pound in favour of a new currency within 10 to 15 years, the Economy Secretary has suggested. Keith Brown said it was impossible to tell...

Judge rules against Scottish Labour in heated selection battle row

A SELECTION battle for a key Westminster seat has been thrown into disarray after a judge branded aspects of it “irrational” and “wrong in fact and...

Mark Carney: economically possible for independent Scotland to join currency union with UK

AN independent Scotland could enter into a currency union with the rest of the United Kingdom, Mark Carney, the Governor of the Bank of England, has suggested. The bank...

Anniversary memorial service remembers Manchester attack victims

The 22 people who lost their lives in the Manchester Arena atrocity have been remembered at an emotional national commemoration service to mark its first anniversary....

Jacobs cracker seals promotion for Livingston

Livingston clinched promotion to the Scottish Premiership after beating Partick Thistle 3-1 on aggregate in the play-off final. The Lions ended a 12-year absence from...

Swinney approved £345,000 for Government adviser’s school project after unminuted meeting with backers

NO official minute was taken of a meeting with lobbyists ahead of a £345,000 grant award for a private school spearheaded by a Government adviser, the Sunday...