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Count under way after Scots vote in their millions

Treasury minister and leading pro-union campaigner Danny Alexander sums up increasingly bullish mood of No campaign: ‘It does look like we have a No vote.’ Asia homepage

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Beauty and terror divide Scots

A fraught two years of referendum campaigning has left the nation of 4m patriots and nationalists on the rack Asia homepage

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Five economic challenges for breakaway Scots

A favourable divorce settlement on oil revenues would be crucial initially – with later prospects hinging on the nation’s ability to raise its game Asia homepage

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Queen urges Scots to take ‘care’ over vote

Scottish referendum on a knife edge as last few days of campaigning begin Asia homepage

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Second Scots poll gives No campaign lead

A second poll in 24 hours has given the No campaign in the Scottish referendum a narrow lead, suggesting it has halted Alex Salmond’s recent surge in support Asia homepage

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Banks warn they will move if Scots vote Yes

RBS, Lloyds and three other banks would re-domicile their headquarters in England in the event of a Yes vote in the Scottish referendum Asia homepage

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New poll eases pressure on Scots No camp

Oil bosses join Mark Carney, the Bank of England governor, in warning of the potential costs of separation Asia homepage

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New poll eases pressure on Scots No camp

Oil bosses join Mark Carney, the Bank of England governor, in warning of the potential costs of separation Asia homepage

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Scots offered new powers for voting No

Chancellor promises Holyrood new powers on tax, welfare and job creation if Scotland votes No, a pledge that Alex Salmond dismisses as ‘panicky’ Asia homepage

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Cameron tells Scots: ‘We want you to stay’

PM offers further devolution and warns currency union would be ‘extremely difficult’ as part of a passionate intervention in independence campaign Asia homepage

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