THE SNP will back the introduction of a 50p top rate of income tax across the UK, senior Nationalists have announced, in a move that piles further pressure on Labour leader Ed Miliband to agree a possible deal with the party after the election.
THE SNP will today make restoring a 50p top rate of income tax a manifesto promise for the coming election.
A PLANNED £12bn cut to the welfare budget will mean working age people on benefits each lose an average £19 a week, according to new estimates.
David Cameron trumped Ed Miliband in the first of the live TV leadership debates as both men were grilled by Jeremy Paxman.
FAROE Petroleum has said Budget tax changes would make it more likely to invest in the North Sea and highlighted its appetite for acquisitions.