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30/09/2014 Britain's UKIP still on the defensive over racism question

The anti-immigration United Kingdom Independence Party has continually rebuffed allegations of racism, following a series of gaffes, but still...

17/09/2014 Europe fears Scottish independence contagion

The prospect of Scottish independence is raising fears in Europe that it could inflame other separatist movements at a time when the...

19/09/2014 Scotland's next step? No independence but more powers

Scotland may have rejected independence but will now be handed new powers by Britain which could amount to effective home rule - though experts...

18/09/2014 'Nessie' leaves Scots wondering as monster vote looms

As Scots prepare to vote for or against independence, the Loch Ness monster's thoughts remain typically shrouded in mystery and there are...

17/09/2014 Scottish expats remain bystanders in independence vote

As with the big independence decision itself, the issue of whether Scottish citizens living outside their homeland should be allowed to vote on the...

11/09/2014 Cameron fights to save Scotland union - and himself

Prime Minister David Cameron would face pressure to resign if Scotland votes "Yes" to independence next week, experts say - a victory that's...

08/09/2014 Scottish vote reveals cracks in United Kingdom

Whether Scotland votes for independence or not, the referendum has fired up debate in the rest of the United Kingdom over London's dominance...

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