Alex Salmond acts in the interests of big business bosses rather than their workers, Labour leader Johann Lamont has told a conference of union members.
YET again Nicola Sturgeon has underlined the SNP's determination to rid Scotland of nuclear weapons as quickly as possible ("Sturgeon urges all Labour voters to back independence", The Herald, April 12).
SCOTLAND puts the great into Great Britain, Philip Hammond, the Defence Secretary, will declare today as he insists the bond that binds the four nations of the Union is "precious".
Refusing to accept a share of UK debt would be worth twice as much as North Sea oil to an independent Scotland, but risks triggering "punitive" borrowing rates, a leading think tank warns today.
The number of young people offered modern apprenticeships is to increase to 30,000 over the next six years.