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Nick Clegg says more Scotland powers must mean changes at Westminster

Nick Clegg says more Scotland powers must mean changes at Westminster

Rules on Scottish MPs voting on England-only issues should be altered if the no vote wins, says deputy prime minister Read more…

Posted by admin - September 17, 2014 at 20:58

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UK party leaders issue joint pledge to give Scottish parliament new powers

UK party leaders issue joint pledge to give Scottish parliament new powers

David Cameron, Ed Miliband and Nick Clegg promise extensive new powers for Holyrood if Scotland votes no. Read more…

Posted by admin - September 16, 2014 at 14:07

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Poll boost for Scottish no campaign as party leaders make plea to voters

Poll boost for Scottish no campaign as party leaders make plea to voters

Sterling rallies on currency markets after Survation opinion poll gives pro-union side six point lead

Scotland’s referendum battle swung back towards the no camp on Wednesday night when an opinion poll gave the pro-union side a six-point lead, suggesting the sudden surge in backing for independence had subsided. Read more…

Posted by admin - September 11, 2014 at 09:20

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Party leaders take high road to Scotland in united effort to avert yes vote

Party leaders take high road to Scotland in united effort to avert yes vote

Salmond derides ‘panic’ in no campaign as Cameron, Miliband and Clegg appeal to Scots and Carney warns on currency union. Read more…

Posted by admin - September 10, 2014 at 08:57

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Decriminalisation of drugs for personal use under review by Lib Dems

Decriminalisation of drugs for personal use under review by Lib Dems

Policy paper due for discussion at next month’s party conference also proposes an open market in cannabis. Read more…

Posted by admin - September 9, 2014 at 08:47

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Unite boss warns Ed Miliband not to enter a coalition with Nick Clegg

Unite boss warns Ed Miliband not to enter a coalition with Nick Clegg

As the TUC congress opens, Len McCluskey, the leader of Britain’s biggest union, says a pact with the Lib Dems could mean even less financial support for the party. Read more…

Posted by admin - September 7, 2014 at 09:57

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Nick Clegg harangued by ‘nine-year-old’ on radio over school meals

Nick Clegg harangued by ‘nine-year-old’ on radio over school meals

Deputy PM suspicious about ‘Rohan’ a schoolboy with detailed knowledge of policy and his criticisms during call-in show. Read more…

Posted by admin - September 4, 2014 at 14:50

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Ashya King’s parents released from prison as arrest warrant is terminated

Ashya King’s parents released from prison as arrest warrant is terminated

Brett and Naghmeh King are released from prison and head for Málaga, where their son is being treated. Read more…

Posted by admin - September 3, 2014 at 08:16

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Taking passports off British jihadis unlikely to work warns Clegg

Taking passports off British jihadis unlikely to work warns Clegg

Deputy prime minister says no obvious legal way of withdrawing passports from suspects returning from Syria and Iraq. Read more…

Posted by admin - September 2, 2014 at 14:05

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Nick Clegg challenged over Vince Cable role in approving Israel arms sales

Nick Clegg challenged over Vince Cable role in approving Israel arms sales

Deputy PM says Britain should suspend military equipment sales if Gaza violence resumes. Read more…

Posted by admin - August 8, 2014 at 08:43

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