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 a news reporter. He writes a restaurant column for the Independent on Sunday, and has a column in the Evening Standard (Mondays), Independent and i (Fridays). He used to work on Channel 5's The Wright Stuff, and at the Foreign Office; he is also a trustee of Prospex, a charity for young people in Islington. He has 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
Richard Dawkins on babies with Down Syndrome: 'Abort it and try again – it would be immoral to bring it into the world'
Scottish independence: English people overwhelmingly want Scotland to stay in the UK
Isis threat: Cameron wants an alliance with Iran
Michael Brown shooting: Chaos erupts on the streets of Ferguson after autopsy shows teenager was shot six times – twice in the head
Bin bag full of cats' heads discovered near Manchester's Curry Mile
Disgusting, frustrating, but intriguing: how the country really feels about its politicians
- 1 Jeremy Clarkson 'does not see a problem' with his racist language on Top Gear, says BBC
- 2 Richard Dawkins on babies with Down Syndrome: 'Abort it and try again – it would be immoral to bring it into the world'
- 3 London restaurant 34 creates champagne glass modelled on Kate Moss’ left breast
- 4 ALS ice bucket challenge co-founder Corey Griffin drowns, aged 27
- 5 James Foley beheading: Fox news presenter Megyn Kelly annoyed by Ferguson update during broadcast about murdered journalist