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Expectations in the face of tomorrow's Autumn Statement

by Noemi Distefano

Tomorrow at 12.30 am, the Chancellor Philip Hammond will deliver first Autumn Statement to the Parliament in London.

The Autumn Statement is one of two big economic statements made by the government every year. 240 more words

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Scottish Councils Set to Lose £46million in EU Funding

by Andy Grozier

Scottish councils are set to lose out on 46 million pounds in funding for local projects when the UK leaves the European Union. 126 more words

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Jo Cox’s killer refuses to give evidence

by Cormac Rae

The Old Bailey has heard today that Thomas Mair, 53, will not give evidence in his defence.

The victim’s husband Brendan Cox reacted on twitter to Thomas Mair’s decision: 157 more words

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Sturgeon says Yes to Brexit-vote could trigger Scottish Independence Referendum

By Nicholas Mairs, Jasper Farrell & Frederik Gammelby

First Minister Nicola Sturgeon has said that a Yes to June’s Brexit vote could trigger a new Scottish independence referendum. 207 more words

Hope for deal as Paris climate summit ends

By Frederik Gammelby

Negotiators at the COP 21 Paris climate conference are finalising an agreement among the 196 participating countries, the French Foreign Minister Laurent Fabius has said. 452 more words

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Public opinion in Edinburgh divided on Trump Petition

By Laurenci Dow

Edinburgh locals show a clear divide in opinion on the petition to ban Donald Trump from the UK, while the petition continues to gain over half a million signatures. 339 more words

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Saudi women to cast first ever vote

By Koldo Sandoval

Women will vote on Saturday 12 December in Saudi Arabia for the first time in history. The municipal elections take place across Saudi Arabia where women are expected to vote for the first time. 484 more words

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