What do Scotland's First Minister and Ukip's leader have in common? They both fail to realise the modern world has better things to do than squabble over borders.
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The party needs the Tories to move ahead of Labour to encourage Scots to back independence.
Like the Chancellor, the party has a vested interest in convincing voters that the crisis is over. But it isn't.
The latest polls all show the Scottish independence campaign losing ground.
Scottish First Minister says the ties between Scotland and England "are based instead on links of family and friendship that are facts of geography, not acts of parliament."
The latest TNS survey suggests that the race is not narrowing at the rate the nationalists need to win.
The more radical the Yes campaign’s message becomes, the more likely it is to triumph in September.
The No side's average poll lead has fallen from 24 points in November to eight today. But the odds remain against the SNP.
Better Together head gives tetchy interview after new Scottish independence poll confirms the gap has narrowed to just five points.