I HAVE a great deal of sympathy with your correspondent Neil McPherson (Letters, September 13) and can understand his using the Scottish Government's track record to fuel his cynicism about independence resulting in a fairer society.
NELSON Mandela had a soft spot for British singer Amy Winehouse after a quip she made about his time in prison - former prime minister Gordon Brown has revealed.
HONEYMOON murder accused Shrien Dewani has been found fit to stand trial for his wife's murder, a move her sister hailed as "a huge step in the right direction".
NANDI Mandela gave a lesson in international diplomacy as she delivered a homily to MSPs which avoided the question of Scottish independence.
ALEX Salmond toured a newsroom staffed with budding journalists yesterday.