Let no one be in doubt anymore: Scotland is ready to govern itself. For quite a while back there, with its impressive sounding leader, its belief in fairness and social justice, it just wasn’t ready for the big time. It had even drummed up a normal, likeable
Most nationalist movements wait until they have achieved independence before having a civil war over who runs the country. But Nicola Sturgeon and Alex Salmond have jumped the gun by opening hostilities while Scottish self-determination is still well over the horizon.
I have handled complaints about sexual harassment, abuse and violence about people who I knew, liked and worked well with. I have never, nor would I ever, discuss the case with the accused. Believe me when I say that over the years the accused
Anyone should readily understand why any Scot would be wanting independence just now. As a nation, Scotland rejected Brexit decisively. Just to remind you, the 2016 result was 62 per cent to 38 per cent for Remain – as it happens a much bigger
Once again, the time to celebrate Eid has come. The celebrations may have been tempered by the rampaging coronavirus, but what hasn’t been tempered is the joy and happiness that binds families, friends and acquaintances on this occasion. For the second year
India is in a state of biological war against an invisible enemy (coronavirus), which has imposed unprecedented health emergency of this century. While the magnitude of cases and sudden spike, in second wave, has pushed many countries into unsurmountable
This week, Republican members of the US House of Representatives are expected to fire Rep. Liz Cheney of Wyoming from the third-highest-ranking job in their leadership. Her offence: She refuses to shut up. Cheney, the daughter of former Vice President Dick Cheney,
In Ethiopia’s Tigray region, the scars of fighting are multiple and clear: buildings pocked by bullet holes, burnt carcasses of military vehicles abandoned by the side of the road, frozen construction sites and long rows of padlocked shops. Six months after the beginning