Charlotte Philby is a writer at The Independent with a weekly column on motherhood in The Independent Magazine. She was shortlisted for the 2013 Cudlipp award for excellence in popular journalism for her undercover investigative work, and writes for various cultural magazines.
25 February 2013 12:01 AM
Pregnant asylum seekers in Britain are at “serious risk” of developing mental and physical health problems as a result of systemic failings, a report claims.
24 February 2013 07:06 PM
Convicted of drug offences, Regine Lansley’s fall from grace was spectacular. She tells Charlotte Philby about surviving in prison – and living on benefits
'It is like my own limb': First British person to undergo a hand transplant gives operation a resounding thumbs up
20 February 2013 10:21 AM
Mark Cahill says hand transplant has given him a new lease of life
19 February 2013 05:27 PM
Thai officials were searching for four men after a British student claimed she was gang-raped in the city of Nakorn Sri Thammarat.
18 February 2013 05:17 PM
Save the Children has called for warnings on formula packaging to remind mothers that Breast is Best - but this would only make stressed mothers feel even more guilty
17 February 2013 09:12 PM
Yoga is supposed to be about alleviating stress. But for two New Yorkers a class over the weekend had quite the opposite effect.
16 February 2013 12:00 AM
Charlotte Philby meets the great spy-catcher of Fleet Street.
14 February 2013 07:50 PM
After 21 years behind bars, Rebecca Hilton finds herself not only in a changed world, but a changed body
10 February 2013 07:09 PM
Comedy writer John O’Farrell is hoping to succeed Chris Huhne as the MP for Eastleigh
07 February 2013 12:00 AM
Mozambique-born model Tasha da Vasconcelos criticises adoptions by foreign celebrities
Sustained immigration has not harmed Britons' employment, say government advisers
War is war: Why I stand with Israel
7/7 memorial defaced on anniversary of 2005 attacks with ‘Blair lied thousands died’ graffiti
Australia facing international condemnation after turning around Sri Lankans at sea
Even when it brutalises one of its own teenage citizens, America is helpless against Israel
Socialist Worker called to apologise over ‘vile’ article saying Eton schoolboy Horatio Chapple's death is ‘reason to save the polar bears’
- 2 Why I'm on the brink of burning my Israeli passport
- 4 War is war: Why I stand with Israel
- 5 Blackest is the new black: Scientists have developed a material so dark that you can't see it...