31 July 2014 Last updated at 11:27

Swinney says 'Yes' better for firmsSparks

Scottish companies will be able to boost their presence on the world stage under independence, Scotland's finance secretary says.


HousesExperts call for new Scottish towns

Scotland may need up to eight new towns to help avert a potential housing crisis, a special commission says.

Paolo NutiniNutini's 'questions' on independence

Paolo Nutini tells Newsbeat he knows "where his heart is" on independence issue but still wants questions answered. Newsbeat

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