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.
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'
06 October 2014 07:13 PM
A close ally of the prominent anti-Kremlin campaigner Alexei Navalny has applied for political asylum in Britain.
Shrien Dewani trial: Businessman admits bisexuality and visiting male prostitutes as he denies killing wife
06 October 2014 05:59 PM
Millionaire denies arranging wife's murder in Cape Town
28 September 2014 08:44 PM
Kenya’s Dennis Kimetto becomes the first man to break the 2hr 3min barrier for 26 miles
28 September 2014 08:01 PM
Newmark was only one of at least six Conservative MPs contacted by “Sophie” from a fictional Twitter account
26 September 2014 11:51 AM
Disgraced Radio 1 DJ sentenced to three months suspended for two years
25 September 2014 07:15 PM
Such was the quantity of cocaine alleged to have been transported by the men that they were using bales of the drug as makeshift furniture at the moment of their arrest
25 September 2014 05:17 PM
An international coalition of Muslim scholars has delivered withering condemnation of Isis by unpicking its doctrine in an open letter and declaring its existence “an offence to Islam”.
24 September 2014 06:40 PM
According to a lawsuit filed this week, Mostafa Kashe suffered a broken nose and lasting pain
24 September 2014 06:39 PM
Financier said one main reason for leaving his high-pressured post was a mundane conversation with his then 10-year-old daughter
Nigel Farage: NHS might have to be replaced by private health insurance
'We would evict Queen from Buckingham Palace and allocate her council house,' say Greens
French court convicts three over homophobic tweets, in case hailed as a 'significant victory' by LGBT rights campaigners
Greece elections: Syriza and EU on collision course after election win for left-wing party
George Galloway condemns 'racist, Islamophobic, hypocritical rag' Charlie Hebdo at freedom of speech rally
British Muslim school children suffering a backlash of abuse following Paris attacks
- 1 UK weather: Snow to fall in the coming week with sub-zero temperatures to last until early February
- 2 Saudi preacher who 'raped and tortured' his five -year-old daughter to death is released after paying 'blood money'
- 3 The enemy within: People who hear voices in their heads are being encouraged to talk back
- 4 Phil Neville backtracks on Tomas Rosicky 'I'd smash him' comments from Match of the Day 2
- 5 SAG Awards: Fake applause track interrupts Reese Witherspoon