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.
26 October 2014 12:00 AM
The super-sized silk underwear are part of a growing trade in celebrity smalls
24 October 2014 12:00 AM
Newly declassified documents show how the security service failed to find evidence of treason amongst eminent historians
21 October 2014 05:20 PM
Self-described "super-expert" defends his methods in court
Paralysed man Darek Fidyka walks again after treatment by British doctors on brink of 'cure' for paralysis
21 October 2014 12:01 AM
Sufferers can now be offered the possibility of cure thanks to a revolutionary implant of regenerative cells
19 October 2014 04:36 PM
Plant louse found to inhibit rapid growth of the knotweed
Terror plot suspects planned to murder police officers or soldiers in drive-by shooting, court hears
17 October 2014 05:39 PM
Four men are accused of obtaining a gun with a silencer and carrying out “hostile reconnaissance” of police station and barracks
Government blasted for 'dodging obligations' and not pressing for release of Brit on death row in Ethiopia
16 October 2014 06:15 PM
Political refugee Andy Tsege 'kidnapped' by Ethopia and possibly facing torture
16 October 2014 12:01 AM
High Court judge rules that housing officers entered a conspiracy to 'harm' refugee
Mother accused of poisoning daughter with hormones went 'doctor shopping' for preferred diagnosis, court hears
14 October 2014 05:43 PM
Mary Kidson visited Belgian doctor described as 'a quack'
13 October 2014 06:09 PM
Mary Kidson allegedly visited many doctors before getting the treatment she thought her daughter required
Pope Francis declares evolution and Big Bang theory are real and God is not 'a magician with a magic wand'
Huge surge in Ukip support after EU funding row, according to new poll
Ukip ‘exploiting grooming scandal’ to secure party’s first police chief
Nigel Farage: 'There’s nothing wrong with white people blacking up'
Maureen Lipman says 'she can't vote Labour while Ed Miliband is leader'
Muslims, immigration and teenage pregnancy: British people are ignorant about almost everything
- 1 Canadian actor punched in face after 'Islamophobia' experiment goes wrong in wake of Ottawa shooting
- 2 Topshop at centre of row over body image as 'shocking' skinny mannequin photo goes viral
- 3 Top Gear presenter Jeremy Clarkson criticised for beer tweet
- 4 The bubble bursts for Sodastream
- 5 If you think Russell Brand’s new book is confused, you should read what his critics have to say about it