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.
10 December 2013 07:19 PM
The charity defends itself from claim it refrained from criticising its backers
10 December 2013 12:02 AM
Save the Children accused of suppressing criticism of corporate sponsor British Gas, while internal emails reveal how fuel poverty campaign was dropped to avoid offending EDF
09 December 2013 12:00 AM
The sharp decline in some of Britain’s most common bird species is resulting for the first time in their disappearance from some parts of the United Kingdom, conservationists warn today.
08 December 2013 09:07 PM
The South African President’s visit to Brixton in 1996 epitomised a mixed relationship with his nation's former colonial ruler
03 December 2013 06:31 PM
A bitter dispute between three “brothers” over who should gain a £70,000 inheritance after a couple mistakenly signed each other’s wills was brought before the Supreme Court today.
Profumo scandal revisited: A plea by the model, the QC and the impresario to clear the name of osteopath who took his life 50 years ago
02 December 2013 08:53 PM
Stephen Ward, who shared a flat with Christine Keeler, said he was a ‘connoisseur of love-making’
01 December 2013 06:12 PM
Lawyers for a gravely-ill Nigerian hunger striker are to make a fresh attempt to halt his deportation after he endured a botched removal from Britain involving a 20-hour flight on a private jet hired at a cost of up to £110,000.
29 November 2013 06:50 PM
54-year-old is accused of making repeated phone calls to a former girlfriend and coercing her into visiting his home
29 November 2013 06:07 AM
Thousands of confidential papers were destroyed as British rule neared its end in many colonies
27 November 2013 12:53 PM
High Court judges counter coroner's call to reveal details of protected documents
- 1 Nelson Mandela memorial sign language interpreter was a 'fake'
- 2 It’s shameful that our universities have accepted gender segregation under pressure from the most oppressive religious fanatics
- 3 Sir Ian McKellen hits back at Damian Lewis' 'fruity actor' claims
- 4 Kenyan politician Mike Sonko left red-faced after photoshopping himself next to Nelson Mandela
- 5 Selfie at funeral: Cameron squeezes in on Obama snap at Mandela memorial