Sunday, August 26, 2007

Freedom of Information


According to The Sunday Herald, 26 August 2007, the Scottish information commissioner, Kevin Dunion, has found the Executive guilty of breaching freedom of information legislation by failing to release documents entitled 'Release of radionuclides in drinking water systems'. -Radioactive contamination of UK drinking water, ai...

"After his arrest, Atif Siddique asked his lawyer 'to state that he is not a terrorist and he completely and utterly condemns the atrocities of 11 September and 7 July.'" - Mohammed Atif Siddique

Imran Khand, a Glasgow-based entrepreneur, is revealed as a leading financial backer behind Muslim Friends, which funnelled £100,000 a month to Labour between March and June...Khand is a close associate of Mohammad Sarwar, the controversial Labour MP who chairs the organisation. Sarwar was embroiled in a vote-rigging scandal in the late 1990s which saw him suspended from the parliamentary Labour party... Khand has recently set up a series of companies with a Pakistani arms salesman and is also funding a British parliamentary inquiry into “tackling terrorism” via another organisation. - Brown hit by new sleaze row over Labour funds
"Glasgow High Court heard that cash and carry managing director Athif Sarwar, 28, had handled thousands of pounds of money described as 'criminal property'..." MP's son guilty of huge cash scam

"Ulrich Lumpert, a Swiss electronic engineer and former employee at the Zurich-based MEBO Ltd Telecommunication, has admitted that he stole from the company a hand manufactured MST-13 Timer PC-Board that was later used as evidence against the defendant, Libyan agent Abdel Basset al-Megrahi. - Report: Swiss engineer admits he stole timer used ...

There is plenty of potential left in the North Sea with as much as half of the oil yet to come... - Oil




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Friday, August 10, 2007

SNP 48% Labour 32%



An opinion poll, published in the Scottish Daily Mail 10 august 2007, (SNP gains in new opinion poll) shows the following results:

Scottish National Party 48%

Labour 32%

Conservatives 8%

Liberal Democrats 8%

Others 4%

Among 18-24 year olds, 43% support independence and 43% oppose independence.

Among the over 65s, 59% oppose independence.

Scotland: How black gold was hijacked: North sea oil and the ...

aangirfan: Have the Scottish elections been rigged?

Glasgow Airport attack, the SNP and the security services.

aangirfan: Willie MacRae

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Thursday, August 09, 2007

Over-centralisation

Sunday, August 05, 2007

Music





Wednesday, August 01, 2007

Scottish Justice? Willie MacRae and Tam McGraw