Formal countdown begins for Scottish vote that could break up United Kingdom

The formal campaign for a Scottish independence vote that could result in the break-up of the United Kingdom began on Friday, though polls currently show Scots are unlikely to vote for the demise of the 307-year-old union with England.

Russian nationalists sentenced for killing lawyer

Nikita Tikhonov and Yevgenia Khasis have 10 days to appeal the sentence.

Violent nationalists will be punished: Kremlin

Soccer fans and nationalists clashed with riot police outside Kremlin walls.

Hundreds of nationalists rally in support of hardliner leader

Around 1,500 supporters of a nationalist hardliner who topped the polls in Kyrgyzstan this month on called for the resignation of the head of secret services who they accuse of trying to kill their leader.