ALEX Salmond has sought to pressure the BBC ahead of the General Election, claiming the corporation will continue to be biased against the SNP unless power over broadcasting is transferred to Holyrood.
THE SNP will back the introduction of a 50p top rate of income tax across the UK, senior Nationalists have announced, in a move that piles further pressure on Labour leader Ed Miliband to agree a possible deal with the party after the election.
NICOLA Sturgeon's SNP will not be serious players in any post General Election negotiations because of their "strategic ineptitude" by ruling out any deal with the Conservatives, Alistair Carmichael has claimed.
A LEADING figure in the pro-independence movement has said he believes UK secret services intervened in the referendum campaign, in response to a suggestion at an SNP event that MI5 manipulated postal ballots and were set to work against nationalists at the general election.
No one can fail to have noticed the barely disguised panic coming out of Westminster in recent weeks at the possibility of Scotland wielding real power and influence in the House of Commons after the election.