Amol Rajan was appointed editor of The Independent in June 2013. He was previously Editor of Independent Voices, a comment, campaigns and community platform across print and digital. He was earlier Deputy Comment Editor, Sports News Correspondent and News Reporter. He writes a restaurant column for The Independent on Sunday, and has a column in the Evening Standard (Thursdays). He presents ‘Power Lunch’ on London Live TV (Thursdays), a one-to-one interview with the most influential people in the capital. Previously, Amol worked on Channel 5’s The Wright Stuff, and at the Foreign Office. He is currently a trustee of Prospex, a charity for young people in Islington. He has also written a book called ‘Twirlymen: the Unlikely History of Cricket’s Greatest Spin Bowlers’.
13 April 2013 12:00 AM
Rajan’s Wrong ’un
11 April 2013 06:29 PM
It is hard to imagine the guilt and sheer terror Tiger Woods must have felt following the rush of revelations, yet his redemption is nearly complete
07 April 2013 12:00 AM
Argentina is on a high, but can the latest exponent of its cuisine live up to expectations?
28 March 2013 04:57 PM
No firm has more cleverly innovated to give consumers what they want for free
24 March 2013 12:00 AM
Who could have known the world needed a laid-back French bistro that plays reggae music?
21 March 2013 07:02 PM
It is seen by some as the scandal that invigorated democracy and ended deference, but the more I read about Profumo, the more it strikes me as a catastrophe
The 'impact assessors' are missing the point - Let me tell you how charities really spend your money
14 March 2013 04:46 PM
Plus, what a crying Shane! Every true England fan must lament this disappointing lack of professionalism in Australian cricket
10 March 2013 12:00 AM
This tranquil former village pub is far from the madding Cambridge crowd.
07 March 2013 06:56 PM
What is at stake is the future of one brilliant idea – and its marriage to another
A fall in immigration will have them high-fiving in Downing Street - but our willy-waving policy towards foreigners is a moral failure
28 February 2013 04:11 PM
The strongest argument for immigration - remittances - is also the least often cited
Rochester by-election: Ukip gains second MP as Tory defector Mark Reckless holds seat
'Beast of Bolsover' Dennis Skinner takes Ukip MP Mark Reckless to task moments after he is sworn in
Rochester by-election: Labour MP Emily Thornberry resigns after posting white van and England flags tweet
The young are the new poor: Sharp increase in number of under-25s living in poverty, while over-65s are better off than ever
France 'blocks' Russian sailors from boarding a warship
Green Party Caroline Lucas interview: 'We could be on the edge of something very big'
- 1 Tamir Rice: 12-year-old boy playing with fake gun dies after being shot by police in Ohio park
- 2 To help fuel their propaganda machine against the poor, our government has now decided to redefine the word 'welfare'
- 3 Naked free runner captured in breathtaking photographs above London's streets
- 4 Woman opens professional cuddling shop – gets 10,000 customers in first week
- 5 Manchester United named Premier League's loudest fans despite late push by Chelsea according to 'Smart Meter' app