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.
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
10 October 2014 05:51 PM
Inside the glamorous world of multimillion-dollar diamond thieves
08 October 2014 06:00 PM
A hitman convicted of murdering the wife of Briton Shrien Dewani claims that the killing was the result of a plot instigated by a man who “wanted his spouse dead”.
Tar sands oil imports: EU accused of putting commerce before the environment over plans to abandon ‘highly polluting’ label
07 October 2014 08:04 PM
The proposed move means refiners would be freer to import large quantities of the fossil fuel from Canada
Cameron is warned 'no possibility' of UK reducing immigration and that bid to bring in quota on migrant workers would be illegal
Residents should throw a street party and mix with immigrant neighbours, councils told
London bus driver allegedly kicks gay couple off for kissing
Russell Brand threatened with arrest after filming outside Fox News headquarters
Amal Alamuddin calls for the return of the Elgin Marbles from Britain: 'Injustice has persisted for too long'
Lord Freud: Tory welfare minister apologises after saying disabled people are 'not worth’ the minimum wage
- 1 Indian footballer Peter Biaksangzuala dies after injuring spine doing somersault celebration
- 2 Jack the Ripper: Scientist who claims to have identified notorious killer has 'made serious DNA error'
- 3 Banksy arrest hoax: Internet duped by fake report claiming that the street artist's identity has been revealed
- 4 Drink alcohol and eat meat to improve male fertility - but cut down on coffee, studies suggest
- 5 Brian Harvey turns up at Downing Street and 'demands to speak to Prime Minister'