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Scottish referendum result a vote for change, says Labour's Ed Miliband

We will deliver on stronger powers for a stronger Scottish parliament, a strong Scotland. And I know that all party leaders will meet their commitments on that promise. We will also meet the desire for change across England, across Wales, across the …

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Scottish independence: What will happen if Scotland votes Yes? I've got a …

During the “shadow” talks about Scottish membership of the EU the prime minister of Spain states his country's “irrevocable and immovable” opposition to Scotland joining the EU as a separate sovereign state. Scotland is offered associate EU membership, …

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Scottish referendum results: David Cameron set to unveil major devolution of …

The Prime Minister will make a statement on the outcome on the Scottish vote today and is tipped to couple his comments with a pledge to hand more powers to England, as well as Wales and Northern Ireland. Claire Perry, the Rail Minister, yesterday …

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China media: Scottish referendum

Chinese papers see the Scottish referendum as a sign of the UK's weakness, while warning against similar calls in Taiwan and Hong Kong. Media commentaries have been largely wary of the referendum. Su Hao, a professor with China Foreign Affairs …

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CNN reports 110% turnout in Scottish independence vote

One thing was known: A Yes vote would trigger 18 months of negotiations between Scottish leaders and London-based politicians on how the two countries would separate their institutions before Scotland's planned Independence Day on March 24, 2016.

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Scottish independence referendum: Live updates as Scotland rejects …

After 31 of 32 council areas declared, the No campaign has 1,914,187 votes to Yes Scotland's 1,539,920, meaning it won by a margin of 55% to 45%. Scottish First Minister Alex Salmond said he accepted the verdict of the Scottish people, while No …

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Alex Salmond concedes defeat in Scottish independence referendum

Scottish independence referendum: live. Alex Salmond has conceded defeat in the Scottish independence referendum in a speech in Edinburgh. The First Minister said that he understood that Scotland had decided not to become an independent country yet.

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Scottish independence: Sturgeon 'deeply disappointed' by poll

Deputy leader of the SNP Nicola Sturgeon has said she is "deeply disappointed" by the result of the independence referendum after the BBC forecast a No vote. But, she said, voters had sent a message that there was an appetite for change in Scotland and …

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Yes country votes No in Scottish independence vote

Scottish independence: referendum results – live. Throughout Scotland, Clackmannanshire is known as “the wee county”. At just 60 square miles, it is the smallest local authority on the country's mainland. In recent months, it had acquired another …

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Scots spurn independence but impatient for new powers

Cameron, speaking outside his official London residence in Downing Street, said the question of Scottish independence had been settled for a generation. "There can be no disputes, no re-runs, we have heard the settled will of the Scottish people," said …

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The Scottish Independence roller-coaster ends… for now

In the ensuing weeks and months, Cameron, with Chancellor George Osborne chairing a Cabinet sub committee on the 'Scottish question' and Danny Alexander, the Treasury Chief Secretary, helping to decide the strategy, they agreed to allow Salmond to: …

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Scottish Independence Debate Has Been 'Settled For A Generation,' Says David …

After two years of passionate campaigning that became dominated in recent weeks by ugly examples of vicious intimidation and outright bullying from both the unionist and nationalist camps, Scottish voters flocked to polling stations on Thursday to …

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Scottish independence referendum results: Read David Cameron's speech in full

So, just as Scotland will vote separately in the Scottish Parliament on their issues of tax, spending and welfare so too England, as well as Wales and Northern Ireland, should be able to vote on these issues and all this must take place in tandem with …

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England's northern newspapers unite to demand Scottish-style devolution

Leading regional newspapers across the north of England have joined forces to demand a fair deal for the region from Westminster's three main political parties. Their unprecedented unity comes in the wake of promises of enhanced devolved powers made to …

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Scottish independence: David Cameron's speech in full

The Scottish National Party was elected in Scotland in 2011 and promised a referendum on independence. We could have blocked that, we could have put it off but just as with other big issues, it was right to take – not duck – the big decision. I am a …

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Scottish Independence Result: 'I Am Embarrassed To Be Scottish,' Yes Voters …

EDINBURGH – As polls closed at 10pm last night, hundreds of vocal Yes campaigners singing the Scottish national anthem and waving flags descended on the parliament building at Holyrood. They were confident Scotland would wake to independence.

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Scottish independence referendum: Frankie Boyle reacts to nation's 'No' vote …

The campaign for and against Scottish independence had a particularly high turn-out – not just the 87 per cent who voted at the polls, but of the famous faces who lent their signatures, careers and reputations to backing the 'Yes' or 'No' campaigns …

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From Björk to Wiley, this is where musicians stand on the …

FACT Magazine: Music News, New Music. … Stuart Braithwaite, Mogwai: “That is one of the main reasons why I want Scotland to be an independent country because I don't think an independent Scotland would want nuclear weapons and I certainly would like to think that the government that a Scottish people voted for would be […]

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Scottish No vote to trigger dip in UK fuel prices | UK | News …

THE No vote in Scotland could trigger a 2p-a-litre dip in fuel prices at the pumps, according to the AA.

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​The agony of defeat: Public reaction Scottish referendum …

Voters in Scotland chose to stay within the United Kingdom on Thursday night, following an intense campaign which almost saw the country become an independent state. … Keep up with the news by installing RT's extension for . Never miss a story with this clean and simple app that delivers the latest headlines to you. […]

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Scottish referendum: What does it mean for England?

Across Northern Britain, Scots are waking up to find their country has voted to remain part of the United Kingdom. But how will their decision affect England? The River Tweed has twisted along England's northern border for centuries. Along the meadows …

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Scottish referendum full results, region by region – graphic

Despite an ehtusiastic campaign by Scottish National Party leader Alex Salmond, only four of the 32 Scottish regions voted in favour of independence: Dundee, Glasgow, North Lanakrshire and West Dunbartonshire. The margin between Yes and No was …

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Scottish Referendum Video Provokes Claims From Cybernats That Vote Was …

Scottish nationalists have been told to "get a grip" after complaining that the outcome of the referendum vote was rigged. After David Cameron this morning said that the debate surrounding independence has now been "settled for a generation… perhaps …

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Scottish estate agents buoyant about house prices after no vote

The Scottish housing market is expected to show a flurry activity in the coming days and weeks as buyers and sellers who had been putting off making a decision react to the referendum result, industry figures said. A report from the ONS earlier this …

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Scottish independence: Key predictions and guide to the Scotland referendum …

Fife has a hefty 7% of the total Scottish electorate. Indications are it's hard to call between Yes and No. If it's close by this stage, No would probably need to win here. Highland is also a large declaration at this time and should go for No, and …

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Scottish independence: Outcome of today's historic ballot hinges on 350000 …

"Yes" Supporters burn flares as they react to the polls closing in George Square as Scotland awaits the results of the Scottish Independence referendum vote on September 18, 2014 in Glasgow, Scotland. Scotland. (Photo by Mark Runnacles/Getty Images).

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Scottish independence referendum: 'Electoral fraud by impersonation' probed by …

10 cases of suspected electoral fraud at polling stations are being investigated by police in Scotland. It is thought to be related to possible cases of impersonation, where a person pretends to be someone else and casts their vote, then the real …

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Scottish independence: YouGov final prediction puts No campaign 8 points …

A poll taken after people voted in the Scottish referendum predicts a narrow victory against independence. The YouGov survey put No on 54 per cent and Yes on 46 per cent. With no exit polls conducted during the historic ballot, the survey by polling …

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Catalan pro-independence campaigners persevere despite Scottish result

A Catalan supporter near the parliament buildings in Edinburgh. The map shows greater Catalonia, including other Catalan-speaking areas. Photograph: Richard Hickson/Demotix/Corbis. Catalan pro-independence campaigners say the anti-independence …

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The 'English question' answered: Scottish MPs to be barred from voting on …

Lord Reid, the former Labour Home Secretary, said: “What the PM said [is] three things, first of all the decision has been taken by the Scottish people that they want to be part of the United Kingdom…Secondly however there is a demand which has been …

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How the Scottish independence battle became an 'ugly …

… World · Showbiz · Royal · Weird · Nature · WWI · Politics · Obituaries · History · Scotland · Sunday · Home · News · Scotland; The good, the bad and the 'ugly' of the Scottish independence battle … But the battle for an independent Scotland turned decidedly ugly at times as politicians, […]

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Scotland says No: UK welcomes vote of unity – Daily Express

AS THE nation woke up to the news that the union is saved, many took to social media this morning to hail the historic result.

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Scottish 'no' vote not likely to discourage much weaker EU …

The Scots have lost their stab at independence by a tiny 10-percent margin. … Keep up with the news by installing RT's extension for . Never miss a story with this clean and simple app that delivers the latest headlines to you.

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Devastated or pleased: Scottish expats react to vote against independence

About 20 Scottish expats had gathered to watch the votes roll in, and most told Guardian Australia they had been hoping Scotland would vote to break the 307-year old union. “I'm devastated,” said Kevin Headley, who has been in Australia for three years …

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Scottish independence referendum: winners and losers

Having once described Alex Salmond as the best politician in the UK, he fuelled speculation that the Scottish Sun would back independence with cryptic comments on Twitter. “Wrestling with Scottish vote. Scottish Sun No. 1. Head over heart, or just …

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