An independent Scotland's ability to use tax powers, including a cut in corporation tax , would lead to a "jobs boom" and end Westminster's "one size fits all" economics policies, Scotland's First Minister has claimed.
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Wednesday 02 March 2011
Tuesday 18 January 2011
Scottish football faces major changes with an SPL statement released yesterday announcing that there was "broad support" for restructuring proposals.
Friday 03 December 2010
Scotland's rail network was crippled by snow and freezing temperatures today.
Thursday 11 November 2010
A further 260 redundancies at building services firm Rok were announced by administrators today after a deal to save part of the business collapsed.
Tuesday 26 October 2010
Tommy Sheridan visited the home of a woman who claims to have had an affair with him, a court was told today.
Monday 18 October 2010
Serial killer Peter Tobin has dropped his appeal against his life sentence for murdering schoolgirl Vicky Hamilton, it was confirmed today.
Thursday 14 October 2010
A number of players and staff at Dundee are expected to lose their jobs in the next 24 hours after the club were officially put into administration today.
Wednesday 29 September 2010
For architecture in Scotland, this has been a mixed week. On Monday a van managed to demolish a 16th-century stone gate at Scone Palace in Perthshire. But there was better news yesterday when the V&A Museum unveiled six impressive potential designs for a new cultural outpost on Dundee's waterfront, to be opened in 2014. One door gets knocked down, another opens, it seems. The new museum is projected to provide a large boost to the local Dundee economy.
Tuesday 17 August 2010
A diver died on a beach in front of a coastguard station despite desperate efforts to save her, it emerged today.
Wednesday 04 August 2010
Meat from a second offspring of a cloned cow has entered the food chain, the Food Standards Agency said tonight.
Saturday 24 July 2010
Tuesday 13 July 2010
Three people were charged following an incident at the T in the Park music festival which left two men seriously hurt.
Monday 07 June 2010
The first phase of an inquiry into a hospital bug outbreak which claimed 18 lives will get under way today.
Thursday 22 April 2010
The father of a schoolgirl murdered by serial killer Peter Tobin was fighting for his life today after suffering a suspected heart attack.
Friday 16 April 2010
Thirteen holidaymakers were injured today when their coach overturned.
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