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Sydney Morning Herald

Scotland's unfancied local hero
Sydney Morning Herald
To stand up against the more experienced man tonight was nervewracking. It was about holding my nerve and I did." Miley, who finished fifth in London, was reduced to tears on the podium as she collected her gold. In the end, Scotland got the result it ...
Commonwealth Games - Scotland's Murdoch wins shock gold in the poolYahoo Eurosport UK
Ross Murdoch beats favourite Michael Jamieson to gold for ScotlandThe Guardian
Golden start for Team Scotland: Murdoch and Miley add to judo haulHerald Scotland

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Daily Mail

Queen, country and Nessie, it was Scotland's night
Sydney Morning Herald
What was it to be? Flower of Scotland, the anthem of the host nation? Scotland the Brave? Or one of the anthems of the Glasgow football club that has made its home at Parkhead for a century and a quarter? Come Out Ye Black and Tans, anyone? Instead, we ...
Hockey: South Africa v ScotlandBBC Sport
Glasgow 2014: Scotland open Games by winning four goldsBBC News
Commonwealth Games medal table: England top after day one while hosts ...Daily Mail
Scotland Now -Scotsman -Herald Scotland
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Telegraph.co.uk

Sisters Kimberley and Louise Renicks won Scotland's first gold medals of the ...
BBC Sport
Sisters Kimberley and Louise Renicks won Scotland's first gold medals of the Commonwealth Games with thrilling judo victories before a raucous home crowd. Kimberley, 26, secured her country's first gold, beating India's Sushila Likmabam courtesy of an ...
Commonwealth Games 2014: Gold rush for England and Scotland in Glasgow ...Telegraph.co.uk
Four gold, three silver, three bronze: Salmond hails Team Scotland...and ...Herald Scotland
Kimberley Renicks wins Scotland's first gold medal at Commonwealth Games ...Daily Mail
The Guardian -Scottish Daily Record -Glasgow Evening Times
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New York Times

Reading the Future of Scotland in the Stars
New York Times
Actors, authors and singers weigh in on whether or not Scotland should break away from Britain, ahead of the country's referendum in September. Publish Date July 22, 2014. Image CreditEamonn Mccormack/Getty Images; Mike Pont, via Getty Images; ...

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The Guardian

Scotland may have to be independent to stay in EU
MarketWatch
Rather, an unnamed ?high-ranking EU official? told the Scotsman on Sunday , Scotland is a ?special case,? leaving open the path charted by supporters of independence that the country could manage a re-application and new membership in the bloc during ...
David Cameron considers basing himself in Scotland before referendumThe Guardian
Referendum shadow over Commonwealth Games in ScotlandDaily News & Analysis
Commonwealth Games Sparks Surge of Support for an Independent ScotlandThe Economic Voice

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Scotland lose to South Africa in opener
Scotland's men lose to South Africa in their opening hockey match of the 2014 Commonwealth Games.

World gathers to give 'Brand Scotland' a boost
The opening ceremony for the Commonwealth Games raised as many eyebrows as it did smiles with its unashamed use of Scottish clichés.

Games give boost for 'Brand Scotland'
The opening ceremony for the Commonwealth Games raised as many eyebrows as it did smiles with its unashamed use of Scottish clichés.

Commonwealth Games forces truce in Scotland's UK debate
As the Commonwealth Games kicked off in Glasgow on Wednesday, the chief protagonists in Scotland's independence debate called an unofficial ceasefire, as voters said they would not be swayed by attempts to exploit the event for political ends. Scotland goes to the polls on September 18 to decide whether to end its 307-year-long membership of the United Kingdom, and the campaign for independence ...

Darrell Delamaide's Political Capital: Scotland may have to be independent to stay in EU
Scotland may have to vote for independence from the U.K. if it wants to remain in the European Union, writes Darrell Delamaide.

Hosts Scotland on the gold standard
The first medals of the Commonwealth Games have been won as competitions got under way today.

Will Games help Scotland's flower bloom?
Nationalists hope Glasgow's Commonwealth Games will lead to a surge of patriotism before a referendum on independence.

Scotland grab opening badminton win
Scotland ease to a 5-0 win over the Seychelles in their first Group C match of the Badminton Mixed Team event.

Scotland will continue to host major sporting events - Salmond
By Michael Hann GLASGOW (Reuters) - The Commonwealth Games will be the first of many successful major sporting events to be held in Scotland regardless of the country?s referendum on independence, Scottish First Minister Alex Salmond said on Tuesday. Scotland votes on Sept. 18 to decide whether it will end its 307-year union with England and leave the United Kingdom. ?What Glasgow 2014 will do ...

Scotland hosts politically charged Commonwealth Games
Athletics share focus with Scottish independence question