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Alex Salmond hits fundraising campaign target hours after quitting SNP

Scottish Labour says former first minister's crowdfunding effort is dragging the country 'into the gutter'

Alex Salmond resigns amid row over sexual misconduct claims

Politician has strongly denied the allegations against him and says resignation is to avoid divisions within the party 


Mhairi Black MP recalls shocking misogynistic abuse received in debate

'I struggle to see any joke in being systematically called a dyke, a rug muncher, a slut, a whore, a scruffy bint'

Labour MP admits to 'deeply offensive' slur towards gay people

'I will do everything possible to make amends with both the Chinese community and the LGBT community'



MP launches bid to outlaw 'unscrupulous' unpaid work trials

Stewart McDonald is concerned unpaid trials 'are in breach of minimum wage definition'

Scottish Labour leader reveals she's dating SNP MSP Jenny Gilruth

The pair met on a cross-party politics trip to the US last summer and began a relationship after Ms Dugdale split with her partner of nine years


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