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Dylan Jardine: Class is the real driver for disparity of educational outcomes in our schools

19 minutes ago   |   Herald Scotland

In the last decade or so, the top performing state schools in Scotland were predictable from one year to the next. Jordanhill, St Ninians and Williamwood were the jewels in the...
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Humza Yousaf reports nursery over discrimination fears

1 hour ago   |   BBC   |   6 articles

Health Secretary Humza Yousaf says his daughter was twice refused a place at the nursery, which denies any discrimination.
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Nursery 'had no space for ethnic name kids' including health secretary's tot

Nursery 'had no space for ethnic name kids' including health secretary's tot

1 hour ago   |   The Mirror   |   6 articles

Scotland's Health Secretary Humza Yousaf called for an inquiry to establish if a nursery discriminated against his daughter, 2, when she was refused a space just before...
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Hong Kong tells civil servants to get vaccinated or pay for Covid tests

1 hour ago   |   Evening Standard

Unvaccinated Hong Kong government employees, as well as education and health workers will soon have to pay for regular Covid tests .
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Mini partners with Dogs Trust to promote pet-friendly travel

Mini partners with Dogs Trust to promote pet-friendly travel

2 hours ago   |   Autocar

Mini will allow dogs into dealerships and will educate customers on dog-safe travel Mini will partner with Dogs Trust, the UK's largest dog welfare charity, to become the...
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Scottish minister demands investigation into nursery over alleged racism

2 hours ago   |   The Independent

Health Secretary Humza Yousaf said he did not make the allegation lightly
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Howard Flight: It's time for the Bank of England to take its foot off the accelerator

2 hours ago   |   Conservative Home

Lord Flight is Chairman of Flight & Partners Recovery Fund, and is a former Shadow Chief Secretary to the Treasury. The Bank of England and Treasury were correct to adopt...
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Humza Yousaf makes ‘discrimination' allegation against Dundee nursery over daughter's application

2 hours ago   |   Evening Express   |   6 articles

The Scottish health secretary and his wife have lodged complaints with care watchdogs over claims their two-year-old was unfairly blocked from getting a place at nursery.
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'Angry' SNP health chief demands probe after nursery 'discriminates' against his daughter

'Angry' SNP health chief demands probe after nursery 'discriminates' against his daughter

3 hours ago   |   Daily Express

A SCOTTISH nursery has vehemently denied accusations of discrimination after the SNP's Health Secretary Humza Yousaf claimed his young daughter was refused a space there...
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Nursery ‘turned away politician's daughter because of her ethnic name'

Nursery ‘turned away politician's daughter because of her ethnic name'

3 hours ago   |   Metro

Humza Yousaf has accused his local nursery of discrimination A Scottish cabinet minister has accused his local nursery of discrimination, claiming they refused his daughter a...
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