A surge in support for the Yes campaign has come at the same time as some question Alistair Darling’s leadership
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With less than three weeks to go until polling day, the climate around Scotland’s referendum on independence has taken an ugly turn.
While Salmond landed some blows in the debate about Scottish independence last night he was still unable to answer the crucial questions
Today is the anniversary of the Battle of the Standard, where the Scots under King David battled Norman English forces. Fast forward to 2014 and Alex Salmond claims to lead the Scots. They could do better.
Has Alex Salmond wildly overestimated the part of oil in his independent utopia?
All three main parties are clear on where they stand with Scotland and the currency issue – Alex Salmond needs to spell out his Plan B, and fast.
New survey data has revealed just how out of touch the chattering classes are with public opinion on the issue of Scottish independence.
Fresh doubts over the economic consequences of an independent Scotland have been raised, with a warning that it risks facing “economic dislocation”.
As MSPs return to Holyrood from their Summer break, Alex Salmond is being warned by his own side that he needs to “get a grip” of the independence debate.
Yet another rift has opened up in the pro-independence “Yes Scotland” campaign, this time over the future of the monarchy if Scotland decides to break away from the rest of the UK.