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.
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
Prince Nasser of Bahrain stripped of UK diplomatic immunity, sparking demands for fresh probe into torture allegations
07 October 2014 12:48 PM
Bahraini government criticises 'politically motivated and opportunistic attempt to misuse British legal system'
New theory could prove how life began and disprove God
'Jihadi John': CAGE representative storms off Sky News accusing Kay Burley of Islamophobia
This is what it's like to be dead, according to a guy who died for a bit
Ukip would cut billions from Scottish budget to fund English tax cuts
Nearly 100,000 of Britain's poorest children go hungry after parents' benefits are cut
End of the licence fee: BBC to back radical overhaul of how it is funded
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