Scotland reacted with shock and horror after Christmas shoppers were knocked to their deaths in an accident that "could hardly be more tragic".
The SNP has been accused of "deceiving" voters in September's referendum after analysis suggested an independent Scotland would have received only a fifth of the party's oil revenue estimates.
ALEX Salmond has lately taken to comparing himself with Charles Parnell, the Irish Home Rule leader, which has caused much irritation and some ridicule in Westminster.
A FORMER director at Better Together has admitted revealing the Unionist campaign's infamous nickname for itself was "Project Fear".
THE FM held Christmas drinks for the media at Bute House on Thursday.