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Scotland votes to stayMSN CanadaSupporters from the "No" Campaign celebrate as they hold up a Union flag, in Edinburgh, Scotland September 19, 2014. Scotland turns out in record numbers to vote with opponents of independence winning 55 to 45 percent. 2 of 30 © REUTERS/Cathal ...and more »
Royal Bank of Scotland says expects lower impairments
London (AFP) - Royal Bank of Scotland will book lower bad debt charges than expected this year, helped by Ireland's improving economy, the state-rescued lender announced on Tuesday.
Scotland thrashed in tour opener
Scotland make a miserable start to their World Cup 2015 warm-up tour, suffering a 186-run hammering by Tasmania.
Zane Scotland sets course record
Zane Scotland rode a streak of five birdies in a row to card a course-record 65 and grab a healthy three-shot lead heading into the second round of the Ascorp Golf Citizen Abu Dhabi Open at Saadiyat Beach Golf Club on Monday.
Scotland holds three-shot lead ASCORP GOLF CITI≠ZEN Abu Dhabi Open
Zane Scotland rode a streak of five birdies in a row to card a course-record 65 and grab a healthy three-shot lead heading into the second round of the ASCORP GOLF CITI≠ZEN Abu Dhabi Open at Saadiyat Beach Golf Club on Sunday. On a layout that requires preci≠sion and nerve, the 32-year-old Englishman, who is also a golf in DUBAi ambassador, reeled off a total of eight birdies and one bogey in ...
Scotland's leader: Voters 'tricked' in referendum
LONDON (AP) ? The debate over Scotland's future fizzled amid a bitter war of words Sunday, with the Scottish leader claiming his countrymen were "tricked" into rejecting independence in a referendum and Britain's three main political parties bickering over how to take political reform forward.
Osborne: Holyrood 'would cut taxes'
Scotland will use new devolved powers to cut, rather than increase, its taxes, Chancellor George Osborne predicts.
Cheers and tears from winners and losers in Scotland referendum
By Angus MacSwan Edinburgh (Reuters) - As Scotland's regions reported their decisions in a momentous independence referendum to the central counting operation in Edinburgh in the early hours of Friday morning, the "Yes" supporters' mood grew ever more deflated. The votes piled up in favor of staying with the United Kingdom. And when it became clear that the independence campaign's dream was not ...
Scotland votes: UK loses no matter what the outcome
The polls are open in Scotland, and voters are casting their ballots in the referendum on Scottish Independence from the United Kingdom. The 4.2 million registered voters will face a simple question, ?Should Scotland be an independent country?? They will be able to answer with yes or no. Voting is open from 7am to 10pm, and the results will be revealed Friday morning, around 1am Eastern Time.
Scotland 'No' fails to stop Catalan secession push
Scotland's decision to remain in the United Kingdom has cost separatists across Europe political momentum. But the parliament in Spain's Catalonia region on Friday overwhelmingly gave its leader the power to call a secession referendum that the central government in Madrid has denounced as illegal.
Scotland and Ireland into elite round
Scotland and hosts the Republic of Ireland progressed comfortably from qualifying round Group 1 but the Faroe Islands face a wait to see if they will also go through.