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Nicola Sturgeon becomes Scottish National Party leader

Nicola Sturgeon on Friday took over the leadership of the Scottish National Party (SNP) from Alex Salmond, the outspoken Scottish first minister who had led the SNP for over 20 years.

Scottish nationalists name new leader to maintain independence fight

Scottish nationalists name new leader to maintain independence fightScotland`s ruling Scottish National Party (SNP) on Friday crowned a new leader to build on a surge of support following a defeat in September`s independence referendum that still looks set to result in greater autonomy.

Should Scotland move out of the UK?

According to Darling, Scotland could have the best of both worlds, with parliament at Holyrood and a secure place in UK.

Scots referendum row a boost for separatists: SNP

A row between the British government in London and the SNP has escalated sharply in recent days.

Scottish nationalists launch independence campaign

Campaign chief Angus Robertson said the SNP would work hard to ensure victory in a forthcoming referendum.