27 November 2014 Last updated at 11:32 ET

Scotland 'should set income tax'Money

The Scottish Parliament should have the power to set income tax rates and bands, the body on strengthening devolution recommends.


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Scottish Widows is to cut 130 jobs across the UK as part of a restructuring of its pensions and investments businesses.

East Coast trainEast Coast rail winner announced

A joint venture between Stagecoach and Virgin wins the franchise to run the East Coast mainline rail route, which has been in public hands since 2009.

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Smith Commission: A deal doesn't make it happen

It didn't look easy to reach a political deal on more taxation powers at Holyrood - making them work looks even less so.

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Are Scotland's new tax and spending powers fair?

Possibly the most important economic decisions relating to Scotland's new powers, on the size of the grant Scotland will receive in future and how much it can borrow, are yet to be taken.

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