# scotland - Today’s News
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# scotland - Thursday 5 December, 2013
Emergency committee meets to discuss response as rail services disrupted, flights cancelled and power cut.
# scotland - Tuesday 3 December, 2013
The search and recovery operation at the Clutha has now ended. The final death toll stands at 9.
# scotland - Monday 2 December, 2013
Everyone’s talking about the sentencing of Thomas Byrne, arrests over the Phoenix Park murder and more ‘top up’ revelations.
Eight people had been confirmed dead, but a body was pulled from the wreckage early this morning.
# scotland - Saturday 30 November, 2013
The civilian pilot and two officers who were in the police aircraft died. The other five victims were in the pub when the crash happened.
Police Scotland have confirmed that Eurocopter EC135 T2 with a crew of three consisting of two police officers and a civilian pilot were on board the helicopter.
# scotland - Tuesday 26 November, 2013
The landmark referendum is to be held next September but, whatever the outcome, questions remain over how it might affect national identity and government policy in Scotland, England and Northern Ireland, writes Natalie Tennyson.
The country’s First Minister unveiled detailed proposals ahead of next year’s referendum.
The Scottish government has put forward its blueprint for independence in a white paper published this morning.
Good separately, but great together.
Ireland showed their credentials this month, but Wales, England and France will fancy their chances.
# scotland - Saturday 23 November, 2013
Tokoroa has a lot to answer for.
# scotland - Thursday 21 November, 2013
JP Pietersen smashed David Denton last weekend and proceeded to literally rub his face in the dirt.
# scotland - Sunday 17 November, 2013
Heyneke Meyer’s men displayed their power and finishing ability in a 28-0 win at Murrayfield.
# scotland - Saturday 2 November, 2013
Just like last week’s encounter, it was a closely fought affair at Bught Park today
# scotland - Saturday 26 October, 2013
The Irish defeated their opponents 4-12 to 2-12 at Croke Park today.
# scotland - Wednesday 23 October, 2013
But the government has kicked plans to ban alcohol companies from sponsoring sport into the long grass.
# scotland - Tuesday 22 October, 2013
Julian Lines calls this one, ‘how not to climb’.
# scotland - Wednesday 16 October, 2013
Ireland, Scotland and Wales look set to demand more World Cup cash as concerns over European club rugby persist.
# scotland - Tuesday 8 October, 2013
What would the monks of Buckfast Abbey have to say about all this?
# scotland - Wednesday 18 September, 2013
The two sides meet in the Champions League tonight.
# scotland - Monday 9 September, 2013
The President says everyone needs to play a role in preventing suicide, and has called for a more open and tolerant society in which people aren’t afraid to seek help.
# scotland - Saturday 24 August, 2013
Fourteen people were rescued after the helicopter crashed into the sea off the Shetland Islands last night.
# scotland - Friday 23 August, 2013
The aircraft ditched in the sea near the islands, over 80km north of mainland Scotland, shortly before 7pm.
# scotland - Monday 22 July, 2013
Barry Doherty was last seen on Monday, 15 July in Paisley, Scotland.
# scotland - Thursday 18 July, 2013
The island of Jura has around 200 people – and 5,000 deer – who will be shocked to find they’re not on the map.
# scotland - Friday 5 July, 2013
Gardaí has been liasing with police in Edinburgh after the woman’s remains were discovered last month in a shallow grave.
# scotland - Saturday 22 June, 2013
There was a dramatic end in Pretoria with the Scots winning by a single point thanks to Alasdair Strokosch.
# scotland - Friday 7 June, 2013
Robert Snodgrass’s goal was enough to beat Igo Stimac’s outfit.
# scotland - Saturday 4 May, 2013
Minimum pricing stops retailers from selling alcohol cheaply in a bid to prevent people from binge drinking.
# scotland - Wednesday 1 May, 2013
A House of Commons committee says Scottish independence would affirm Britain’s image as a global power in decline.
# scotland - Tuesday 30 April, 2013
Ever since he lost a race against his older cousin, 19 years ago, the Scottish winger has been plotting revenge.
# scotland - Sunday 14 April, 2013
The scientists in Edinburgh use a 100-year-old scientific process to produce biobutanol and adapted it for whiskey.
# scotland - Wednesday 3 April, 2013
# scotland - Tuesday 26 March, 2013
Including Lego Zeebs doing his flicky thing.
# scotland - Thursday 21 March, 2013
That’s not good news for some of Ireland’s hopefuls is it?
# scotland - Wednesday 20 March, 2013
The decision means the talismanic centre will miss two Rabo games and the Amlin Challenge Cup quarter-final.
# scotland - Tuesday 19 March, 2013
‘What value is corporate knowledge when you keep losing?’ ask Whiff of Cordite who think a new broom is required within the game here.
The Leinster legend was sin-binned in Rome for a stamp on Simone Favaro.