22 November 2014 Last updated at 17:51

'Democracy rocks' for Nicola SturgeonFirst Minister of Scotland Nicola Sturgeon speaks at the Nicola Sturgeon rally

Scotland's new first minister Nicola Sturgeon follows in the footsteps of pop stars Beyonce and Lady Gaga by appearing at Glasgow's Hydro arena.


alistair carmichael and willie rennieLib Dems back welfare devolution

The Scottish Liberal Democrats have given their backing to the transfer of powers over welfare to the Scottish Parliament.

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Details are released of a pilot which could lead to a new daily, pro-independence newspaper for Scotland.

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