MSPs have called on the UK Work and Pensions secretary to fix "shocking'' problems with Universal Credit before it is extended in Scotland, claiming it is driving people to "breaking point''.
Elderly Man Dies After Stabbing
An elderly man has been stabbed to death in a Glasgow street.
The attack happened in Abercromby Street in the Bridgeton area at around 12.30am on Wednesday.
The man, who has not been identified yet, was taken to Glasgow Royal Infirmary where he died.
Police said a murder investigation has been launched and officers have taped off the road while the scene is scoured by forensic teams.
A spokeswoman said: "At around 12.25am an elderly man was stabbed in Abercromby Street, near Stevenson Street, in Bridgeton, Glasgow.
"He was taken to Glasgow Royal Infirmary and died a short time later. We have launched a murder inquiry and investigations are continuing.''
A think-tank has urged the Scottish Government to set up a rail infrastructure commission to examine projects which could "transform'' the network.
A man has been arrested in connection with the death of a young man who was found injured in a Glasgow street.
Finance Secretary Derek Mackay insisted his tax and spending plans will give Scots the ''best deal'' in the UK as Holyrood approved his Budget for the coming year.
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