MSPs have voted on income-tax rates and bands in Scotland for the first-time ever, with Holyrood opting to freeze the point at which the higher 40p tax rate kicks in.
Family Tribute For Flat Death Man
The family of a man whose body was found in a flat has paid tribute to him.
The body of 28-year-old Gavin Ross was found in a property in the Abbeyview area of Dunfermline, Fife, on Thursday.
In a statement released through Police Scotland, his family said: "Gavin was a much-loved son, father, brother and nephew, and will be greatly missed by everyone who knew him.
"We are still in shock with the loss of Gavin and we ask to be left alone to grieve in private at this very difficult and sad time.''
A 26-year-old man has been arrested and charged in connection with his death. He is due to appear at Dunfermline Sheriff Court today.
Detectives are examining CCTV footage and conducting door-to-door enquiries after a serious sexual assault in Renfrewshire.
Celtic have announced plans for a hotel and museum complex next to their stadium.
Aspects of an internal investigation within Scotland's biggest council have been raised with police.
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