Archie Bland joined the Independent in 2008. After stints as foreign editor, Saturday editor and deputy editor, he was appointed as senior writer in 2013.
The model for a gadget launch: Cultivate an atmosphere of mystery and excitement to sell stuff people didn't realise they needed
31 August 2014 12:00 AM
27 August 2014 05:36 PM
A generational divide has cut a sharp swathe through the population
24 August 2014 12:00 AM
20 August 2014 04:37 PM
We should neither look at nor share the images of his death, but remember the pictures he took of others
Camera phones at the National Gallery stoke fears that technology is leaving us incapable of deep engagement with anything
17 August 2014 12:00 AM
Hotel Secrets, TV review: There is something irresistibly childlike about Richard E Grant’s amusement at his surroundings
13 August 2014 12:01 AM
Richard E Grant’s preposterously funny hotel jaunt is well worth checking out
11 August 2014 06:00 PM
For fans like me coming from out of town, the walk to Southampton Football Club’s stadium from the city’s train station is pretty familiar: up the hill, across the park, past the Premier Inn and down Northam Road until you find yourself in the throng of congregating fans.
10 August 2014 12:00 AM
07 August 2014 01:39 PM
The world would be a better place if we admitted: you can do something bigoted without being a bigot
06 August 2014 07:05 PM
When accusations of anti-Semitism are in the air, important distinctions are lost
Rotherham child sex abuse scandal: Labour Home Office to be probed over what Tony Blair's government knew - and when
What do immigrants really think of Britain? Polish immigrant's Reddit post goes viral
Ashya King: Parents of five-year-old boy refused permission to visit him in hospital and denied bail at Spanish court
With Douglas Carswell joining Ukip, my party has taken another giant step forward
When elitism grips the top of British society to this extent, there is only one answer: abolish private schools
Ashya King: 'Cruel NHS has not given us the treatment we need', says father of five-year-old with brain tumour who fled to Spain
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- 2 Emma Watson on Jennifer Lawrence naked photo leak: 'Even worse than seeing women's privacy violated is reading the comments'
- 3 Saudis risk new Muslim division with proposal to move Mohamed’s tomb
- 4 A teacher speaks out: 'I'm effectively being forced out of a career that I wanted to love'
- 5 Mexican woman becomes world’s 'oldest person' at 127