The unfolding debate on greater devolution for Scotland has not been exactly exemplary for its statesmanlike behaviour.
RESTRICTING Scottish MPs' voting rights at Westminster because of increased tax powers for Holyrood would lead to the destruction of the United Kingdom, Gordon Brown has warned MPs.
THE SNP has urged television broadcasters to rethink their plans to exclude the party from any leaders' debates during next year's General Election campaign.
ALEX Salmond has raised the possibility of a second referendum on independence as he accused the three main UK parties of preparing to "betray" Scotland on more powers for Holyrood.
Nicola Sturgeon has pledged to work with others to "build a better country" after she was confirmed as Scotland's First Minister-in-waiting.