First Minister Nicola Sturgeon announced the government would wait until Brexit was clear.
The First Minister of Scotland spoke about the sexism powerful women face.
But it now requires approval from Westminster amid ongoing Brexit talks.
Scotland will now vote on whether to have a second referendum the day before the British government is due to trigger divorce proceedings from the EU.
Scotland’s First Minister Nicola Sturgeon had called for a referendum to be held between autumn 2018 and spring 2019.
EDINBURGH, March 13 (Reuters) - Scottish First Minister Nicola Sturgeon on Monday demanded a new independence referendum
"I am not ever prepared to be a politician who maintains a diplomatic silence" toward intolerance, Nicola Sturgeon says.
Sturgeon: “I don’t believe there is a clear mandate for what is generally known as a ‘hard Brexit’.”
A Scottish separation from Britain would give the nation more options once the UK leaves the EU.
LONDON (Reuters) - Scotland’s First Minister Nicola Sturgeon said she would not rule out the possibility of Scotland remaining