31 October 2014 Last updated at 15:05 ET

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Recent opinion polls prove it is wrong to exclude the SNP from nationally-televised general election debates, the party's leader in waiting says.

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The commission set up to discuss further devolution to the Scottish Parliament has received more than 14,000 submissions.

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The Scottish Labour party is now seeking both a new leader and a new deputy leader following the resignation of Anas Sarwar.

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