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.
Man Arrested In Essex Over Edinburgh Pub Stabbing
A man has been charged with attempted murder after a stabbing in a pub.
A 28-year-old man suffered a serious chest injury during the incident at the Mechanic Arms on Drum Street, in the Gilmerton area of Edinburgh, on Sunday afternoon.
He was taken to the city's Royal Infirmary, where his injury was not thought to be life-threatening.
Police Scotland said a 60-year-old man was arrested in Essex on Wednesday and has been charged over the incident.
He is expected to appear at Edinburgh Sheriff Court on Friday.
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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