Don't normally participate in celebrations of the death of other human beings but glad to make an exception in the case of the ISIS poster boy.
It won't make an ounce of...
Putting my hard hat on here guys. This is not my opinion but it is worth a debate...
The russian commercial flight brought down in the sinai peninsula recently, an absolute tragedy everyone would wholeheartedly agree, but, according to several media outlets the UK and the USA picked up "chatter"...
And it barely seems to be on the publics radar.
In times of trouble, where else to look but STV:
I thought there would have been a thread on this, but it looks like tge Russian plane that crashed may have been blown up or hit with some sort of missile.
Im not really into politics etc but I have a feeling if this is true, and turns out to be isis/al queida etc the russians wont hold back on...
I'm off to the politician of the year awards on Thurdsay night. Usually a good night out. So I thought I'd get the views of .netters on who are the likely winners each category
Best Scot at Westminster – supported by Virgin Trains
Mhairi Black MP
David Mundell MP
Great British and Indian actor dead.
Great in the brilliant Man Who Would be King amongst many, many others.
Should we have a minutes silence on Tuesday in memory/support of the victims and their families last night. I believe we should.
I've just had what could only be described as bitter conversation with a guy who claimed that America orchestrated every single war to aid there own economy. Eventually the conversation turned Churchill and his role in World War One and his subsequent role in the 2nd world war. What's not commonly...
There is an opportunity for Labour to reduce the scale of the cuts here, if it's managed properly. When Tory MPs balk at their own party's measures, then there's a chance to make a difference in opposition.
The cuts won't be stopped, but they could be scaled back with good tactics.
Embarassing celtic 'fans' at there usual behavior during minutes silence. Just wish them &billy boys would to some countrly who cares
I attended the lobby and debate on the anti trade union bill at the Scottish Parliament today. I was delighted to hear the SNP, Labour, Lib Dems and Greens all saying they opposed the bill and will be looking to get a motion of legislative consent. Which would block the bill in Scotland. The...
All online activity is now potentially the property of the state.
I see the Institution of Civil Engineers are suggesting we pay tolls to cover the cost of road maintenance.
Ahem, we already pay a road tax of which a fraction is used on the...
Tomorrow see's the the start of the Scottish Labour Party conference. I will be attending, been to well over 25 Labour conferences over the years. Obviously never attended any others conference, except protesting outside the Tories, but the question I have is do many .netters attend political...
I don't know how many of you live in or near Corstorphine but you'll have seen the headlines about air pollution in St Johns Road recently. The local Labour Party are having an Air Pollution campaigner to give a talk at their next meeting which is going to be open to anyone to attend not just...
I can't believe there wasn't already a thread about this. :greengrin Bacon roll anyone?
The basic principle I get (and agree with) however this route seems extremely ill conceived :worms:
Hats off to Gary Neville, one of life's good guys.
Guys sSteve Curwin is on this program he is a machine ! good hibby listen out for his "com on the Hibs" later in the program !
Don't know if anyone saw him tonight at the Playhouse but I thought he was absolutely magic!
Pile of Aladdin's laundry!! Classic!!
Just shows how far bullying posh folk can go if they choose the right shroud to wave.
What an embarrassment.
Well done to the BBC for uncovering this.
And the puppy too...
Has anyone else woken up to the fact that the US Government along with the western powers have been funding ISIS whilst telling its populations that it has been fighting this group.
What a crazy thought eh?
Just heard his his appeal will be reviewed now due to new evidence.
Would you take him if the conviction was overturned?
Glasgow-born singer-songwriter Jim Diamond, who had hits including I Should Have Known Better, has died aged 64.
What's going on? This video is worth a view.
I recently received a new TSB VISA debit card as my last one was split along the magnetic strip. Anyway it arrived with a different set of 16 numbers.
I never thought anything about it until I got a text saying my direct debit on my mobile phone remained unpaid for last month because they were...
That's how the MSF have described the Afghan Government's justification of the bombing of their hospital in Kunduz, which killed 22 people.
The United States military initially tried to justify the air strike, which they carried out at the request of Afghan forces, by saying that US soldiers...
Come back Genghis Khan all is forgiven ....
Ministers should waste no time to make unpopular cuts to pensioner benefits, a think tank director has said.
Many of those hit by a cut to the winter fuel allowance might "not be around" at the next election, said Alex Wild of the Taxpayers'...
It seems like a good idea, though, and it will be difficult for the government to refuse it.
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