Scottish referendum: Cameron gives Salmond go-ahead

The Prime Minister David Cameron has signed a deal with Scotland's First Minister Alex Salmond, giving Holyrood power to hold an historic referendum on independence.

The agreement paves the way for a vote in 2014 on whether Scotland should leave the UK.

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Prime Minister meets First Minister

Prime Minister David Cameron and Scottish First Minister Alex Salmond are to meet in Edinburgh to finalise arrangements for a historic referendum on Scottish independence.