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The crunch electoral test, triggered by the defection of former Conservative MP Douglas Carswell to Ukip, will come a week after the Tories' annual conference and on Prime Minister David Cameron's birthday.
Both sides in the independence referendum campaign will be hoping to brew up support as the debate focuses on job creation.
Political parties should start publishing detailed information about why they have chosen to make someone a member of the House of Lords, the body which oversees the awarding of peerages has said.
Stephen Harper has been one of the toughest-talking leaders throughout the Ukraine crisis, yet newly released figures show National Defence is expected to face an even deeper budget hole in the coming year than previously anticipated.
So, after the horsetrading of the past few days, the Conservatives appear to have won their battle to add relocation powers to the terrorism prevention and investigation measures.
Adam Small, 29, from the city, crashed a Honda scooter at about 05:50 on Sunday near the junction with Forest Road.
The woman was attacked at about 04:30 on Saturday at the entrance to the Swanfield Industrial Estate, off Bonnington Road, Leith, by a white man, in his mid to late 20s.
The Conservatives and their Lib Dem coalition partners are locked in talks over new anti-terror laws to limit the movement of British-born jihadists who leave the UK to fight alongside Islamic extremist groups overseas.
Levi Pembroke-Voyce, 14, was diagnosed in April with Ewing's sarcoma, a type of bone cancer which affects fewer than 30 children in the UK each year When Justin Fletcher last leapt out onto the stage at The Hexagon, dressed in colourful patchwork dungarees, the children in the front row jumped to their feet, cheering and shouting 'Mr Tumble'.
Gordon Brown dealt a blow to Labour 's economic credibility by wrongly giving the impression in his final year as prime minister that the party failed to understand the importance of tackling Britain's unprecedented peacetime budget deficit, the shadow business secretary, Chuka Umunna, has suggested.
Sen. Ted Cruz, Texas Republican, told a crowd of 3,000 at a conservative summit in Dallas that Americans fighting with Islamic State militants should be exiled from the country saying, "we need to not let into this country any American who is fighting with ISIS."
Despite neither No.10, MI5 or MI6 being able to point to an imminent terrorist attack, Cameron has upgraded the official security threat from "substantial to "severe" Scaring the wits out of voters and trying to make the opposition appear weak is a discredited A political game, writes Kevin Maguire .
Amidst differences between ruling coalition partners on ways to deal with the ISIS challenge, six British Muslim scholars have issued a 'fatwa' opposing the group's 'poisonous ideology' and prohibiting the youth from joining it in Iraq and Syria.
Massive lead predicted for Douglas Carswell, who defected from the Tories and is set to become Ukip's first elected MP Note: We do not store your email address but your IP address will be logged to prevent abuse of this feature.
A Tory minister has played down a poll suggesting his party will suffer a resounding defeat at the hands of UKIP in the Clacton by-election.
Tensions between Conservatives and Liberal Democrats over how to counter the terrorism threat from extremists have been exposed as Paddy Ashdown accuses Tory ministers of "kneejerk" responses and of stoking fear in the minds of the British people.
Former Liberal Democrat leader Lord Ashdown has hit out at David Cameron over his response to the threat posed by British jihadis in a sign of the junior coalition partner's unease about plans to tighten anti-terror laws.
Updated: Tue Sep 02, 2014 03:51 am
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