In furious clashes in the Commons yesterday, Scottish Secretary
David Mundell accused the SNP of "grievance and grudge" instead of setting out how they wanted to use the new powers.
The UK Government will today (Monday) lay a package of substantive amendments to the Scotland Bill which will strengthen it in key areas such as welfare, Scottish Secretary
David Mundell said today.
David Mundell said the Scotland Bill, which is currently going through Westminster, would usher in a "new era of devolution".
Just two Scottish MPs back replacing Trident, with 56 SNP MPs and Labour's shadow Scottish Secretary
Ian Murray indicating they would not support its renewal.
Shadow Scottish Secretary
Murray has urged Scottish Secretary
David Mundell to reveal if changes will be made this week.
SCOTLAND'S First Minister and the Scottish Secretary
have hailed the independence referendum as an opportunity of a lifetime on the day that marks exactly a year until the historic vote.
It came in a section called "Better Together" with Shadow Scottish Secretary
Margaret Curran, and the party's leader in Scotland Johann Lamont also speaking.
Their comments came ahead of a meeting with First Minister Alex Salmond and Scottish Secretary
Michael Moore, officials from the two sides announced.
Michael Moore launched the Bill in Edinburgh.
Jim Murphy said the change would make the Scottish administration more accountable for the money it spends.
London, August 9 (ANI): When Scottish Secretary
Jim Murphy visited Beijing in March this year, he was advised to say "yes, but it will be difficult" as an alternative to saying "no", in a bid to avoid a faux pas.
Jim Murphy has told how he was the target of a shoe-throwing protest.