Category: OPINION!

Alison Rowat: Why this Scots Tory leader is laughing all the way to the polls

CHEER up, it might never happen. It is a favourite phrase of women everywhere. You might have thought it was on the way out, arm in arm with wolf whistling and smoking...

St Mirren give Sunderland permission to speak to Jack Ross

ST MIRREN have agreed to let Sunderland speak to Jack Ross about becoming their new manager. News broke earlier today that Ross was poised to take over at the Black...

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...

Martin Skrtel won’t be joining former Liverpool team-mate Steven Gerrard at Rangers

STEVEN GERRARD is not pursuing a move to bring former Liverpool team-mate Martin Skrtel to Ibrox. It is understood that the defender is not on the list of potential...

Edinburgh Trams project was ‘poor deal’

The "ridiculous" contract for the Edinburgh trams project represented an "extremely poor deal" for the city council, an inquiry has been told. A...

Brexiteers’ favoured customs option could cost business £20bn a year, say officials

THE customs option favoured by Boris Johnson and his fellow Brexiteers could cost businesses as much as £20 billion a year, top Treasury officials have claimed....

Theresa May ticks off Nicola Sturgeon’s Government in Union Jackery row

THERESA May has ticked off the SNP Government for its “appalling” behaviour after MPs heard how officials in Edinburgh had bullied Marks and...

Yulia Skripal breaks her silence and says she is “lucky to be alive”

YULIA Skripal, the daughter of the ex-Russian spy who was poisoned in Salisbury, has broken her silence and said she is "lucky to be alive" after the attempt...

SNP’s new report on independence sets out case for ‘economic renaissance’

THE long-awaited SNP report on the renewed case for independence will set out an optimistic strategy for Scotland’s “economic renaissance”. The...

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...