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 Dies After M9 Collision
A man has died after a collision with a car on a motorway slip road.
Emergency services were called to the M9 motorway at the M876 junction - Kincardine slip road - at 11.15pm yesterday.
A 54-year-old man was taken to the Forth Valley Hospital at Larbert, where he died.
Police said the M9 Eastbound and the M876 eastbound would remain closed for some time while collision investigations were completed.
Traffic is being diverted on to the M80 at Junction 9.
Police have appealed for information from anyone who can help police with their investigation into the incident.
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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