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First Minister of Scotland, leader of the Scottish National Party

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Nicola Sturgeon: First Minister of Scotland, leader of the Scottish National Party
Nicola Ferguson Sturgeon is a Scottish politician who is currently serving as the fifth First Minister of Scotland and leader of the Scottish National Party (SNP) since November 2014. She is the first woman to hold either position. Sturgeon has been a member of the Scottish Parliament since 1999, first as an additional member for the Glasgow electoral region from 1999 to 2007 and as the member for Glasgow Southside since 2007.

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Senior SNP MP launches scathing attack on Nicola Sturgeon 'dithering' over Scottish independence

Angus MacNeil says 'all options' must be on the table, including a wildcat referendum
Independent - Published

Scotland's Sturgeon: Could test power to call consultative independence vote in court

Scotland's First Minister Nicola Sturgeon said on Friday she did not rule out testing the legality of calling a consultative referendum on independence if Prime Minister Boris Johnson's Conservative..
Reuters - Published

Videos for Nicola Sturgeon

Nicola Sturgeon meets with Michel Barnier in Brussels [Video]Nicola Sturgeon meets with Michel Barnier in Brussels

First Minister Nicola Sturgeon has met with the EU's chief Brexit negotiator Michel Barnier in Brussels to discuss Scotland's future relationship with the European Union. Report by Blairm. Like us on..

Credit: ODN     Duration: 00:41Published


Scotland minister quits after messages to 16-year-old boy [Video]Scotland minister quits after messages to 16-year-old boy

One of Scotland's most prominant politicians has resigned after reports emerged that he had sent hundreds of messages to a 16-year-old boy over social media. Adam Reed reports.

Credit: Reuters - Politics     Duration: 00:51Published

Former finance secretary suspended from SNP after text scandal [Video]Former finance secretary suspended from SNP after text scandal

Former finance secretary Derek Mackay has been suspended from the SNP following reports that he sent hundreds of messages to a 16-year-old boy, Nicola Sturgeon has confirmed at First Minister’s..

Credit: PA - Press Association STUDIO     Duration: 00:44Published

Scotland's Sturgeon: Could test power to call consultative independence vote in court [Video]Scotland's Sturgeon: Could test power to call consultative independence vote in court

Scotland's First Minister Nicola Sturgeon has said she did not rule out testing the legality of calling a consultative referendum on independence if Prime Minister Boris Johnson's Conservative..

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 01:38Published

'Scotland loves Europe' sand art organised by SNP [Video]'Scotland loves Europe' sand art organised by SNP

The SNP have sent a clear message to the EU from Portobello beach in Edinburgh. Drawn in the sand, the artwork shows the two words Europe and Scotland joined by a heart. It comes on the day Scotland..

Credit: PA - Press Association STUDIO     Duration: 00:41Published

Nicola Sturgeon: SNP ready to ramp up case for independence [Video]Nicola Sturgeon: SNP ready to ramp up case for independence

The SNP is ready to "ramp up" its campaign to persuade Scots to choose independence, Nicola Sturgeon said, as she accused the Tories of "goading" Scotland. The party leader spoke in Edinburgh on the..

Credit: PA - Press Association STUDIO     Duration: 00:57Published

Michael Gove says Indyref2 ‘is not going to happen’ [Video]Michael Gove says Indyref2 ‘is not going to happen’

Chancellor of the Duchy of Lancaster Michael Gove has said a second referendum on Scottish independence “is not going to happen”. Mr Gove described Nicola Sturgeon as a “one club golfer” who..

Credit: ODN     Duration: 01:30Published

Boris Johnson rejects Nicola Sturgeon's plan for second Scottish independence referendum [Video]Boris Johnson rejects Nicola Sturgeon's plan for second Scottish independence referendum

Boris Johnson has rejected Nicola Sturgeon's call for Holyrood to be given the power to hold a fresh vote on independence, saying in a letter to the First Minister: "I cannot agree to any request for a..

Credit: PA - Press Association STUDIO     Duration: 00:30Published

 

Nicola Sturgeon may move to hold indyref2 without UK Government

nicola sturgeon may move to hold indyref2 without uk government
Nicola Sturgeon has warned she may be prepared to press ahead with plans for a "consultative" referendum on independence without the UK Government if Boris Johnson continues to rule out a repeat of the..
WorldNews - Published

IndyRef2: Nicola Sturgeon will not rule out non-binding independence vote if prime minister continues to block formal referendum

Scottish First Minister Nicola Sturgeon has said she does not rule out a consultative referendum on independence, as she set out plans for a Constitutional Convention to declare the sovereignty of the..
Independent - Published

MSPs back Nicola Sturgeon's calls for second Scottish independence referendum

Holyrood vote is non-binding on Westminster but heaps fresh pressure on Boris Johnson
Independent - Published

U.K. PM rejects Scottish leader's request for independence referendum

u.k. pm rejects scottish leader's request for independence referendum
LONDON — British Prime Minister Boris Johnson wrote to Scottish First Minister Nicola Sturgeon on Tuesday refusing her request to be given the powers to hold another Scottish independence referendum...
WorldNews - Published Also reported by •Reuters

Boris Johnson rejects Nicola Surgeon call for Scotland to hold second independence referendum

Boris Johnson has formally rejected a call from Scotland's first minister, Nicola Sturgeon, to hold a second independence referendum.
Independent - Published

Nicola Sturgeon pays tribute after £161m EuroMillions jackpot winner dies

Colin Weir – described by Scotland's first minister as 'true friend' of SNP – made £1m donation to independence campaign
Independent - Published

Scottish leader: will consider all options if UK blocks independence vote

Scotland's nationalist government will consider all options if the British government tries to stop it from holding a referendum on Scottish independence, First Minister Nicola Sturgeon said on..
Reuters - Published

Scottish leader Sturgeon demands a post-Brexit independence referendum

Scottish First Minister Nicola Sturgeon will on Thursday demand the right to hold a new independence referendum, challenging Prime Minister Boris Johnson to keep the United Kingdom together as he..
Reuters - Published

Boris Johnson cannot keep Scotland in union against its will: Sturgeon

Scotland's first minister, Nicola Sturgeon, warned Prime Minister Boris Johnson on Sunday that he could not keep Scotland in the United Kingdom against the country's will.
Reuters - Published

Nicola Sturgeon: Scotland 'cannot be imprisoned' in UK

The Scottish first minister tells the BBC that if the union is to continue, "it can only be by consent".
BBC News - Published

'Absolutely' no prospect of second referendum on Scottish independence, says Michael Gove

Nicola Sturgeon accuses Conservatives trying to block independence vote of 'raging against reality'
Independent - Published

Scotland's campaign for a new independence referendum begins

Nicola Sturgeon and the Scottish National Party (SNP) will start their campaign next week for a second independence referendum - whether Westminster likes it or not. The SNP will be hoping the..
France 24 - Published

Nicola Sturgeon vows to confront Boris Johnson over Scottish independence as new SNP MPs assemble

First minister mocks PM over Friday call: 'I wasn't sure how much he'd had a chance to catch up with the Scottish results'
Independent - Published

UK PM Johnson must accept another Scottish independence vote: Sturgeon

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson needs to "focus on reality" and recognize that the Scottish National Party (SNP) has been given a mandate for a second independence referendum, Scottish First..
Reuters - Published

UK's Johnson says no to Sturgeon's Scottish referendum demand

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson told Scottish First Minister Nicola Sturgeon on Friday he would not support her plan for a second independence referendum, clashing just hours after the two leaders..
Reuters - Published

UK's Johnson tells Sturgeon there will be no new Scottish referendum

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson told Scottish leader Nicola Sturgeon on Friday there would be no new independence referendum and said the previous vote in 2014 must be respected.
Reuters - Published

UK's Corbyn, Sturgeon reflect on election results

UK opposition leader Jeremy Corbyn has defended his party's policies despite Labour's general election loss. And Scottish National Party leader Nicola Sturgeon said it was time for Scotland to decide..
USATODAY.com - Published

Now is the time for Scotland to decide, SNP's Sturgeon says

Scotland's nationalist leader Nicola Sturgeon said on Friday it was now time for the country to decide its future and that her administration would make the case next week for full legal powers to call..
Reuters - Published

Sturgeon set for showdown with PM as Scotland and UK take ‘divergent paths’

sturgeon set for showdown with pm as scotland and uk take ‘divergent paths’
Nicola Sturgeon is set for a showdown with Prime Minister Boris Johnson as she insisted the SNP’s election success gives her a “renewed, refreshed and strengthened” mandate for a second vote on..
WorldNews - Published

Nicola Sturgeon celebrates wildly on live TV as Jo Swinson loses seat

Lib Dem leader who claimed she could become PM unseated by 27-year-old
Independent - Published

With a roar, Scotland's Sturgeon cheers win against LibDem leader

With a roar and a double fist pump, Scottish leader Nicola Sturgeon cheered the defeat of Liberal Democrat leader Jo Swinson by the nationalists in a clip that went viral on social media early on..
Reuters - Published

Scotland must be given new independence vote: Sturgeon

scotland must be given new independence vote: sturgeon
LONDON: Scotland must be allowed to hold another referendum on its place inside the United Kingdom following the crushing victory of the nationalists in the election, leader Nicola Sturgeon said on...
WorldNews - Published Also reported by •Reuters

Nicola Sturgeon says general election has 'strengthened' mandate for Scottish independence vote

Boris Johnson has 'no right' to take Scotland out of the EU against its will, says SNP First Minister
Independent - Published

Top candidates vote in British election

Britain is holding a parliamentary election Thursday, with voters deciding who they want to resolve the Brexit stalemate. Prime Minister Boris Johnson, Labor Leader Jeremy Corbyn and Scotland's First..
USATODAY.com - Published

Boris Johnson refusing to agree date for Andrew Neil interview with BBC

Veteran interrogator has already given Jeremy Corbyn and Nicola Sturgeon a grilling
Independent - Published

Next prime minister seeking SNP support must commit to 'zero tolerance' of antisemitism, Islamophobia and racism, Nicola Sturgeon says

The Scottish First Minister unveils party manifesto with demand for early independence referendum
Independent - Published

SNP would enter 'less formal arrangement' with Labour: Scottish first minister

Scotland's first minister, Nicola Sturgeon, said on Sunday the Scottish National Party would only ever enter into a "less formal arrangement" to support a minority government formed by the main..
Reuters - Published

Question Time debate: Corbyn won't allow Scottish independence referendum for at least two years if Labour win

Nicola Sturgeon says she expects Labour leader to compromise if he needs SNP support
Independent - Published

Scottish Nationalists float Labour alliance in return for independence vote

Scottish Nationalists will seek to form "a progressive alliance" with the opposition Labour Party if an election next month results in no one winning an overall majority, but the party wants a second..
Reuters - Published

General election: Hung parliament would give SNP 'significant influence and power', says Nicola Sturgeon

Scottish First Minister says she will use leverage at Westminster to push for early independence referendum
Independent - Published

SNP will aim to ally against Conservatives in event of hung parliament: Sturgeon

First Minister Nicola Sturgeon said on Friday her Scottish National Party (SNP) would seek to form "a progressive alliance" in the event of a hung parliament at Westminster after next month's general..
Reuters - Published

Scotland’s future ‘on the line’, says Sturgeon at independence rally

scotland’s future ‘on the line’, says sturgeon at independence rally
Scotland’s future is “on the line” in December’s general election, Nicola Sturgeon said as she called on Scots to back her party in that ballot to send a “resounding message” to..
WorldNews - Published

'Seize the prize': Thousands of Scots rally for independence

Thousands rallied in Glasgow on Saturday calling for Scotland to become an independent country, with First Minister Nicola Sturgeon telling the crowds that their goal was "within touching distance".
France 24 - Published

Nicola Sturgeon says independent Scotland within 'touching distance' as election looms

'This election really is the most important one Scotland has faced in modern times,' SNP leader will tell rally
Independent - Published

Scotland's Sturgeon asks Labour's Corbyn to back snap general election: The Sun

Scottish National Party (SNP) leader Nicola Sturgeon asked British opposition Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn to back a snap general election during a secret meeting, The Sun reported on Thursday.
Reuters - Published

Nicola Sturgeon hints SNP could vote with Boris Johnson for a general election 'before Christmas'

Scottish first minister says UK should go to polls when Article 50 extension 'nailed down' – piling pressure on Labour to do the same
Independent - Published

Scotland's Sturgeon says SNP will not vote for Johnson's Brexit deal

The Scottish National Party (SNP) will not vote for Prime Minister Boris Johnson's Brexit deal in parliament because it poses a much harder exit from the European Union, leader Nicola Sturgeon said on..
Reuters - Published

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