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2015/01/25 03:09
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... UK Government last week launched a detailed command paper on how the Smith Commission would be translated into law after the general election, which LibDem minister Danny Alexander hailed as "the...
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2015/01/21 15:43
2015/01/21 15:43
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Westminster politicians have been accused of putting “nuclear weapons before public services” after voting against a motion calling for an end to the Trident nuclear weapons system. MPs from three...
2015/01/21 02:43
2015/01/21 02:43
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New data released this week reveals that benefits claimants judged as unfit to work due to mental health problems are more likely to have their benefits stopped by sanctions than those suffering from...
2015/01/20 07:44
2015/01/20 07:44
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The Moderator of the General Assembly of the Church of Scotland believes that non-proselytising religious education in the school curriculum can help promote cooperation in place of...
2015/01/19 09:44
2015/01/19 09:44
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A clergyman who has been a tireless grassroots anti-poverty campaigner has written to challenge Lord Heseltine over his claims that recent statements about poverty and inequality in the UK are...
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2015/01/16 22:45
2015/01/16 22:45
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If you’re a Christian leader, the party line on handling hatred is to turn the other cheek. So why did Pope Francis suggest that insults to faith should be met with violence? asks Stephen McGinty HOW...
2015/01/16 01:10
2015/01/16 01:10
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I am more concerned for their personal wellbeing. They are isolated at sea and the ports are often restricted areas far from shops and amenities. They can arrive early in the morning, work all day,...
2015/01/15 22:45
2015/01/15 22:45
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THE diaries of a teacher and minister’s wife who lived on the remotest island in the British Isles before they were evacuated are to be put online. Alice MacLachlan lived on the Atlantic Ocean...
2015/01/15 01:09
2015/01/15 01:09
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To try to change Labour's Scottish image so radically in such a short time invites ridicule. Jim Murphy was quite obviously a very prominent and outspoken Unionist before and during the referendum...
2015/01/14 23:09
2015/01/14 23:09
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It begins here, with the most forthright political criticism by a senior cleric since the 1980s. Rowan Williams, then the Archbishop of Canterbury, accused David Cameron and Nick Clegg of forcing...
2015/01/12 21:38
2015/01/12 21:38
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If Scotland passes proposed legislation, it's possible that a Jedi officiant, complete with brown robe and lightsaber, could stand before two lovers and say, "Dearly beloved: We have come together in...
2015/01/11 23:43
2015/01/11 23:43
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Fair returns to savers, fair interest rates on loans and the aspiration to be a flagship credit union are among the aims of the Churches' Mutual Credit Union Ltd (CMCU). The new venture received...
2015/01/07 06:57
2015/01/07 06:57
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The battle to save what is left of the historical Greyfriars Church of Scotland, in downtown Port-of-Spain, took a new twist with the State moving to acquire it under the National Trust as a heritage...
2015/01/04 22:45
2015/01/04 22:45
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Not a revival of the pre-1965 party, but a new centre-right group taking in Tories and others, writes Brian Monteith LAST week I thought it necessary to send a message to unionists that while it was...
2015/01/03 05:43
2015/01/03 05:43
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Scottish Churches Housing Action, which brings together 13 Christian denominations and organisations in Scotland with a commitment to ending homelessness, will be 20 years old this month. The precise...
2015/01/02 01:09
2015/01/02 01:09
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I suppose we understood roughly what praying was all about - in this era supermarkets still kept sweeties beside every checkout, so by the age of five we were well-versed in pestering authority...
2015/01/02 01:09
2015/01/02 01:09
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She is credited with saving the lives of hundreds of people during her time in west Africa, by stopping sacrifices, brutal punishments and the killing of twins. Now, 100 years on from her death,...
2015/01/01 12:51
2015/01/01 12:51
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The community on Foula consists of 30 people The community still adheres to an ancient calendar for the festivity and has still not even celebrated Christmas. Using the old Julian calendar, the...
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2014/12/30 13:06
2014/12/30 13:06
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... is no issue of any greater concern around the world than the rise of religious fundamentalism," the Rt Rev John Chalmers has said. Attempts to remove religious education from Scottish schools...
2014/12/28 01:43
2014/12/28 01:43
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The Moderator of the General Assembly of the Church of Scotland has written an 'open letter' to the people of Glasgow, offering support and prayers following the recent tragedy in George Square. In a...
2015/01/25 03:09
2015/01/25 03:09
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