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Scotland referendum on independence 2014

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The 2014 predictions that the media got wrong

There is a saying in England that goes you should never work with children or animals. To this mix, one could add the fortune tellers and newspapers

There is a saying in England that goes you should never work with children or animals. To this mix, one could add the fortune tellers and newspapers

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Scotland warns of new independence referendum

Scotland may hold another independence vote if British leaders in London fail to honour their pledge to grant it more autonomy, warned from Alex

Scotland may hold another independence vote if British leaders in London fail to honour their pledge to grant it more autonomy, warned from Alex

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Sturgeon to replace Salmond as First Minister of Scotland

Nicola Sturgeon is set to succeed Alex Salmond as leader of the Scottish National Party, making her the first female First Minister of

Nicola Sturgeon is set to succeed Alex Salmond as leader of the Scottish National Party, making her the first female First Minister of

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Queen 'purred' with joy over Scotland referendum result, says Cameron

Britain’s queen “purred” with happiness when told of Scotland’s decision to stay within the United Kingdom, it’s emerged. Prime Minister David

Britain’s queen “purred” with happiness when told of Scotland’s decision to stay within the United Kingdom, it’s emerged. Prime Minister David

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UK constitution shake-up predicted after 'No' vote

The vast majority of Scots have accepted the result of the referendum peacefully, but on the streets of Glasgow, police had to keep rival groups of

The vast majority of Scots have accepted the result of the referendum peacefully, but on the streets of Glasgow, police had to keep rival groups of

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Salmond quits after Scots vote to stay in UK

Alex Salmond is resigning as leader of his party and as Scotland’s First Minister. His announcement comes just hours after Scots voted to remain

Alex Salmond is resigning as leader of his party and as Scotland’s First Minister. His announcement comes just hours after Scots voted to remain

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Salmond quits after Scots reject independence from UK

Salmond has resigned as leader of his party. He will quit as the country’s first minister after Scotland voted to reject independence and stay in the

Salmond has resigned as leader of his party. He will quit as the country’s first minister after Scotland voted to reject independence and stay in the

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UK political storm brews after Scottish referendum

At the foot of Big Ben, next to Westminster, commonly described as the cradle of parliamentary democracy, politicians come and go. We got reactions

At the foot of Big Ben, next to Westminster, commonly described as the cradle of parliamentary democracy, politicians come and go. We got reactions

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Separation anxiety averted in Scotland

On this edition of Europe Weekly, we get a Brussels perspective on Scotland’s decision not to break away from the United Kingdom and take a look at

On this edition of Europe Weekly, we get a Brussels perspective on Scotland’s decision not to break away from the United Kingdom and take a look at

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Scottish voters react after country says 'No' to independence

As it became clear that Scotland had voted against independence, the front page of Britain’s Sun newspaper declared “Reunited Kingdom.” But just

As it became clear that Scotland had voted against independence, the front page of Britain’s Sun newspaper declared “Reunited Kingdom.” But just

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Scots expect Westminster to deliver on promises of devolved powers

People in Scotland woke up on Friday to find their country still a part of the United Kingdom. The result of the independence referendum came as a

People in Scotland woke up on Friday to find their country still a part of the United Kingdom. The result of the independence referendum came as a

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What Scotland's 'no' means for the rest of Europe

Scotland embarked on the autonomy path with the establishment of its own parliament in 1999. That followed a public referendum two years earlier

Scotland embarked on the autonomy path with the establishment of its own parliament in 1999. That followed a public referendum two years earlier

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Relief on streets of London at Scottish 'No' to independence

Scotland spurned independence in a historic referendum that threatened to rip the United Kingdom apart, sow financial turmoil and diminish Britain’s

Scotland spurned independence in a historic referendum that threatened to rip the United Kingdom apart, sow financial turmoil and diminish Britain’s

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Scotland votes 'No' - view from Edinburgh as results come in

Sarah Chappell, euronews: “For more on this historic vote I’m joined by our correspondent Joanna Gill, who’s in the counting centre in Edinburgh. The

Sarah Chappell, euronews: “For more on this historic vote I’m joined by our correspondent Joanna Gill, who’s in the counting centre in Edinburgh. The

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Scotland says 'No' to independence from UK after historic vote

Scotland has voted to reject independence and stay in the United Kingdom. The final result saw unionists win the historic referendum by a clear

Scotland has voted to reject independence and stay in the United Kingdom. The final result saw unionists win the historic referendum by a clear

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Elizabeth Scotland's sovereign 'no matter what'

What place for Queen Elizabeth II if Scotland is independent? She was crowned in 1952 as monarch of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern

What place for Queen Elizabeth II if Scotland is independent? She was crowned in 1952 as monarch of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern

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Alistair Darling, steady 'Scotland in UK' promoter

London-born Alistair Darling, with a law degree from Aberdeen University, first became an MP with the Labour Party in 1987, winning a seat in

London-born Alistair Darling, with a law degree from Aberdeen University, first became an MP with the Labour Party in 1987, winning a seat in

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Salmond, persistent champion of Scottish independence

Alexander Elliot Anderson Salmond was born on 31 December, 1954 in Linlithgow, near Edinburgh. The Scottish National Party (SNP) leader (since

Alexander Elliot Anderson Salmond was born on 31 December, 1954 in Linlithgow, near Edinburgh. The Scottish National Party (SNP) leader (since

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Dramatic newspaper front pages on Scotland's 'day of destiny'

It’s deadline day for people in Scotland as the nation goes to the polls to vote YES or NO to independence. There was just one topic on the cover

It’s deadline day for people in Scotland as the nation goes to the polls to vote YES or NO to independence. There was just one topic on the cover

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Brown and Salmond lead their troops to the polls in Scotland

All the tenors have been quick to take centre stage as the leaders of the Yes and No camps voted early in the Scottish referendum. First Minister

All the tenors have been quick to take centre stage as the leaders of the Yes and No camps voted early in the Scottish referendum. First Minister

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Which celebrities are backing Scottish independence?

Today is the big day in Scotland, when people are answering the question “Should Scotland be an independent country?” With polls indicating a

Today is the big day in Scotland, when people are answering the question “Should Scotland be an independent country?” With polls indicating a

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Moment of truth dawns for Scotland

The hour has arrived in the UK as all eyes turn north, some with trepidation, as Scotland goes to the polls to decide on its future as a

The hour has arrived in the UK as all eyes turn north, some with trepidation, as Scotland goes to the polls to decide on its future as a

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Scotland decides - to be or not to be independent

It is ‘Decision Day’ in Scotland with more than four million voters being asked in a referendum “Should Scotland be an independent country?”. And

It is ‘Decision Day’ in Scotland with more than four million voters being asked in a referendum “Should Scotland be an independent country?”. And