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Racism and Islamophobic 'getting worse in Scotland'

[ad_1] Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionTransport Minister Humza Yousaf and Labour MSP Anas Sarwar have both been targeted Transport Minister Humza Yousaf and Labour MSP Anas Sarwar have told BBC Scotland that racism and Islamophobia are getting worse in Scotland. Appearing together on the BBC’s Sunday Politics Scotland, they both said […]

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Johnson: £160k tennis match did take place

[ad_1] Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionMrs Lubov Chernukhin is married to Vladimir Chernukhin, who was Putin’s deputy finance minister in 2000. Boris Johnson has defended a £160,000 donation made to the Conservatives by a former Russian minister’s wife in return for a tennis match with him. Confirming the 2014 match, which […]

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Scottish Greens 'leading change' in Scotland

[ad_1] Image caption Patrick Harvie is co-leader of the Scottish Green Party The co-leader of the Scottish Greens has told his party conference that if the UK leaves the European Union then a campaign must begin to “get back in”. Patrick Harvie said Scotland’s future was European. About 150 members attended the one-day gathering at […]

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What we know so far

[ad_1] Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionThe police operation in Salisbury could still take many weeks, police say The attempted murder of a former Russian double agent and his daughter on British soil has led to accusations of Russian state involvement. The British government is expelling 23 Russian diplomats after Moscow refused […]