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.
A History of the First World War in 100 moments: The first execution at the Tower of London for 167 years
14 April 2014 06:39 PM
No.12 London, 6 November 1914: Carl Hans Lody was an inept agent. But he impressed his British captors with his dignified bearing as he faced a firing squad of Guardsmen, writes Cahal Milmo
13 April 2014 11:12 PM
Campaigners criticise 'totally unacceptable' arrangement with drone firm
The perfect transplant match – but not for the Home Office: Would you give up a kidney just to get into Britain?
11 April 2014 06:26 PM
Oliver Cameron tells Cahal Milmo how the heartlessness of Britain’s immigration policy is preventing his sister’s mercy mission from Jamaica
08 April 2014 06:04 PM
The calm of the millionaires’ enclave of Sandbanks, Dorset, has been shattered by the rise of ‘party houses’ for hire. Now the local Tory MP is campaigning for tougher anti-social laws
04 April 2014 06:11 PM
Disease spreads from Asia to Africa and may already have jumped to crucial plantations in Latin America
04 April 2014 06:10 PM
Even if TR4 does its worst, there is still hope. Cahal Milmo visits Belgium’s World Banana Collection, home to thousands of varieties waiting to replenish the global supply
01 April 2014 12:00 AM
UN's traditional 'blue helmet' colour scheme is in doubt as it could be misinterpreted as a show of support for an independent Scotland
TV report alleges Mayor of Tower Hamlets Lutfur Rahman tried to buy influence with charitable grants
01 April 2014 12:00 AM
Lutfur Rahman was elected as an independent mayor after being dumped by Labour
31 March 2014 11:21 AM
In the words of World Bridge Federation, it was “reprehensible conduct” of the highest order. By dint of carefully timed coughs, two German doctors cheated their way to the pinnacle of this most genteel of card games.
28 March 2014 06:02 PM
The FCO has admitted that British 'no discharge policy' was not complied with by US vessels
The food poverty scandal that shames Britain: Nearly 1m people rely on handouts to eat – and benefit reforms may be to blame
US Navy christens huge $3 billion destroyer ship USS Zumwalt that appears as a fishing boat on enemy radar
Nigel Farage fatigue? Half of voters ‘immune’ to Ukip’s appeal
Scottish independence: It is the English who should be on their knees, begging the Scots to vote ‘No’
Nigel Farage on Have I Got News For You: Ukip leader ridiculed over expenses and party 'fruitcakes'
Nigel Farage: I’m taking on the status quo, and the Establishment’s fighting back
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