Alex Salmond

Wednesday 9 April 2014

AN INDEPENDENT Scotland would face a debt repayment of £23 billion in its first year after leaving the UK, according to a new analysis of how Britain's assets and liabilities would be divided up following a Yes vote.

Wednesday 9 April 2014

LORD Robertson's warning that ­Scottish independence would have a cataclysmic impact on the West has been denounced by pro-UK politicians as unhelpful to attempts by the Coalition to put a positive case for Scotland staying within the Union.

Tuesday 8 April 2014

THE budget for the Commonwealth Games opening and closing ceremonies has soared by almost 50%, as more details emerge of the controversial decision to pull down derelict tower blocks as part of the event.

Tuesday 8 April 2014

THE Scottish Government has come under fire after claims renewable energy from an independent Scotland would be needed to keep the UK's lights on.