Holyrood will raise just over a quarter of its expenditure under Labour's devolution proposals, according to a think-tank.
The option of devolving more power to Holyrood short of independence has always been popular with a large number of voters and the Unionist parties know it.
A PETITION to seek independence for the Western Isles, Shetland and Orkney has been lodged with the Scottish Parliament.
SCOTTISH Labour will fight the 2015 Westminster election on a pledge to give the Scottish Government the power to tax the better off more heavily if voters reject independence in September's referendum, party leader Johann Lamont has announced.
THE independence debate is passing many young people by, according to an exclusive poll for The Herald.