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Scottish independence


Scottish leader to London: Independence vote a matter of 'when, not if'

May 10, 2021 9:35 am

Speculation has been mounting that when the Scottish parliament legislated for a referendum, the British government would go to court to stop it.

Scotland: Nicola Sturgeon aims for 2021 independence vote

December 01, 2020 1:12 pm

The Scottish leader has refused to rule out legal action to force a Scottish independence referendum. UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson has refused a second vote on the issue after Scotland voted to stay in the UK in 2014.

Scots embraced a historic moment as UK held its breath

September 19, 2014 9:42 am

With 11 of 32 regional electoral centers reporting, the No side had about 53 percent of the vote to about 47 for the Yes side.

Stay or go? Scotland votes on independence from Britain

September 18, 2014 1:34 pm

Polling stations close at 2100 GMT and results are likely to emerge in the early hours of Friday.

Emotions mount on final day of Scottish campaign

September 18, 2014 9:35 am

A phone poll of 1,373 people by Ipsos MORI put opposition to independence at 51 pc and support at 49 pc.

A guide to Scotland as independence vote nears

September 17, 2014 2:06 pm

Here is a guide to Scotland as the historic vote nears.

Referendum for Scottish independence; Yes camp closes the gap

September 02, 2014 6:56 pm

The referendum is scheduled for September 18.