Cahal Milmo

Cahal Milmo is the chief reporter of The Independent and has been with the paper since 2000. He was born in London and previously worked at the Press Association news agency. He has reported on assignment at home and abroad, including Rwanda, Sudan and Burkina Faso, the phone hacking scandal and the London Olympics. In his spare time he is a keen runner and cyclist, and keeps an allotment.

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Dennis Kimetto crosses the finish line in Berlin. In the past 15 years, the world record has come down by nearly three minutes

Dennis Kimetto breaks marathon record: Is a sub-2-hour race now within sight?

Kenya’s Dennis Kimetto becomes the first man  to break the 2hr 3min barrier for 26 miles

Brooks Newmark

Brooks Newmark resignation: Sunday Mirror says sting was in the public interest

Newmark was only one of at least six Conservative MPs contacted by “Sophie” from a fictional Twitter account

Dave Lee Travis given suspended sentence for 'intentional and unpleasant' sexual assault

Disgraced Radio 1 DJ sentenced to three months suspended for two years

£100m of cocaine seized on luxury yacht skippered by 70-year-old Briton

Such was the quantity of cocaine alleged to have been transported by the men that they were using bales of the drug as makeshift furniture at the moment of their arrest

The letter has been addressed to the head of Isis, Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi

Isis is 'an offence to Islam', says international coalition of major Islamic scholars

An international coalition of Muslim scholars has delivered withering condemnation of Isis by unpicking its doctrine in an open letter and declaring its existence “an offence to Islam”.

The 69-year-old singer had been performing his greatest hits at Caesars Palace in Las Vegas

Rod Stewart sued after kicking ball into crowd

According to a lawsuit filed this week, Mostafa Kashe suffered a broken nose and lasting pain

Mr El-Erian's earnings whilst at PIMCO reportedly reached as much as $100m a year

Mohamed El-Erian reveals daughter's talk led to PIMCO exit

Financier said one main reason for leaving his high-pressured post was a mundane conversation with his then 10-year-old daughter

The Ukulele Orchestra of Great Britain in 2008

The ukelele feud of Great Britain: Rival orchestras go to war...over a name

Ukulele Orchestra of Great Britain has sought an injunction to stop the United Kingdom Ukulele Orchestra

Krishna Upadhyaya was held after investigating the condition of Nepalese migrant labourers

British human rights investigator detained by Qatari authorities for two weeks speaks out

Krishna Upadhyaya was investigating alleged abuses in World Cup constructions

Rita Lomas (left) and Jane Smith, were two members of the nine-strong gang which set up and promoted a £21m get-rich-quick pyramid scheme in Somerset

Pyramid scheme queens and a con that fools 500,000 every year

A get-rich-quick fraud perpetrated by a group of nine women saw their victims cheated out of £21m

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Italian couples fake UK divorce scam on an ‘industrial scale’

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A look at the the legal tourists who exploited our liberal dissolution rules
Tom and Jerry cartoons now carry a 'racial prejudice' warning on Amazon

Tom and Jerry cartoons now carry a 'racial prejudice' warning on Amazon

The vintage series has often been criticised for racial stereotyping
An app for the amorous: Could Good2Go end disputes about sexual consent - without being a passion-killer?

An app for the amorous

Could Good2Go end disputes about sexual consent - without being a passion-killer?
Llansanffraid is now Llansantffraid. Welsh town changes its name, but can you spot the difference?

Llansanffraid is now Llansantffraid

Welsh town changes its name, but can you spot the difference?
Charlotte Riley: At the peak of her powers

Charlotte Riley: At the peak of her powers

After a few early missteps with Chekhov, her acting career has taken her to Hollywood. Next up is a role in the BBC’s gangster drama ‘Peaky Blinders’
She's having a laugh: Britain's female comedians have never had it so good

She's having a laugh

Britain's female comedians have never had it so good, says stand-up Natalie Haynes
Sistine Chapel to ‘sing’ with new LED lights designed to bring Michelangelo’s masterpiece out of the shadows

Let there be light

Sistine Chapel to ‘sing’ with new LEDs designed to bring Michelangelo’s masterpiece out of the shadows
Great British Bake Off, semi-final, review: Richard remains the baker to beat

Tensions rise in Bake Off's pastry week

Richard remains the baker to beat as Chetna begins to flake
Paris Fashion Week, spring/summer 2015: Time travel fashion at Louis Vuitton in Paris

A look to the future

It's time travel fashion at Louis Vuitton in Paris
The 10 best bedspreads

The 10 best bedspreads

Before you up the tog count on your duvet, add an extra layer and a room-changing piece to your bed this autumn
Arsenal vs Galatasaray: Five things we learnt from the Emirates

Arsenal vs Galatasaray

Five things we learnt from the Gunners' Champions League victory at the Emirates
Stuart Lancaster’s long-term deal makes sense – a rarity for a decision taken by the RFU

Lancaster’s long-term deal makes sense – a rarity for a decision taken by the RFU

This deal gives England a head-start to prepare for 2019 World Cup, says Chris Hewett
Ebola outbreak: The children orphaned by the virus – then rejected by surviving relatives over fear of infection

The children orphaned by Ebola...

... then rejected by surviving relatives over fear of infection
Pride: Are censors pandering to homophobia?

Are censors pandering to homophobia?

US film censors have ruled 'Pride' unfit for under-16s, though it contains no sex or violence
The magic of roundabouts

Lords of the rings

Just who are the Roundabout Appreciation Society?