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'The time is now': Nicola Sturgeon steps down amid recent 'choppy waters'
She insisted a few weeks ago that she had ‘plenty left in the tank’, but now leaves amid recent ‘short-term pressures’.
All time
Gove says UK Prime Minister will not grant Scotland referendum before general election
The comments are likely to infuriate the Scottish National Party.
Sinn Féin councillor climbs City Hall with Catalonia flag at Dublin demo
Councillor Chris Andrews told that it was a “spur of the moment” thing.
Pictures: Hundreds of thousands of Catalans turn out to say 'Goodbye Spain' ahead of vote
Some 400,000 people marched through central Barcelona today.
Theresa May's to lose? Here's how the main parties measure up ahead of the UK election
The Conservatives will hope to win another majority over Labour, the Lib Dems and the SNP.
Scotland now split on independence; May says no need for second referendum
Former SNP leader Alex Salmond tweeted a picture of the poll’s close results, with the caption: “Game on…”
Opinion: Yes, Scotland has stayed in the UK – but the old union is dead
Despite the defeat for independence, Scotland and the UK will never be the same again – and Ireland’s relationship with its neighbours will change too.
'Shitebags' is now trending on Twitter in Glasgow
The anger is palpable.
William Wallace trends in Ireland as Scotland says 'NO'
Kay Burley caught calling Scottish campaigner a "knob" on Sky News
She also said they were “campaigning for England”.
Here's why everyone is questioning Bob Geldof's Irishness
Geldof’s been speaking out against Scottish independence.
Opinion: What would Scottish independence mean for Ireland?
Whoever wins, we might see Ireland brought back into the picture as part of a broader ‘post-sovereign’ political framework.