Group Content Editor of The Independent, i, The Independent on Sunday and Evening Standard - and former Editor of The Independent.
15 October 2014 10:29 AM
The London Mayor's biography of his hero Sir Winston Churchill is a scintillating, if hyperbolic, portrait of another non-comformist politician
15 October 2014 12:22 AM
Midweek View: Does George Osborne’s plan make provision for looking after pensioners once they’ve had their longed-for cruise?
10 October 2014 10:10 PM
09 October 2014 06:18 PM
The latest figures on the make-up of our high streets demand a radical response
08 October 2014 01:15 AM
Midweek View: My own favourite? ‘Just gimme’ - a demand for cash for no particular reason, ‘normally to fill a profit gap’
04 October 2014 01:00 AM
04 October 2014 12:58 AM
A British firm could be set to net billions of pounds after making a major breakthrough in cybersecurity.
02 October 2014 05:33 PM
This is a region that deserves the opportunity to reinvent itself
How The World Was Won: The Americanization of Everywhere: Peter Conrad, book review: A chronicle of our obsession with the US
02 October 2014 02:08 PM
Conrad tells how, after 1945, America did come to dominate, serving a dual role, where one complements the other: of protector and entertainer
Getting fired is the only punishment that will make the City’s bad boys and girls sit up and take notice
01 October 2014 12:54 AM
Banks getting round the table with the watchdog to negotiate their fines shows what’s wrong with the system
Rochester by-election: Ukip gains second MP as Tory defector Mark Reckless holds seat
'Muslims pre-date Columbus in discovering America,' says Turkish president Erdogan
Rochester by-election: Labour MP Emily Thornberry resigns after posting white van and England flags tweet
France 'blocks' Russian sailors from boarding a warship
Former Tory PM Sir John Major says 'we would not have an NHS without migrants'
G20 summit: David Cameron warns Vladimir Putin that Russia's relationship with the West is at a 'fork in the road' over Ukraine
- 1 Lee Evans announces his retirement from comedy on The Jonathan Ross Show
- 2 Iggy Azalea responds to Eminem rape lyrics: 'I'm bored of old men threatening young women'
- 3 These grandmas smoking weed for the first time are wonderful
- 4 Pastafarian former porn star Asia Lemmon allowed to wear colander in driving licence photo
- 5 Woman opens professional cuddling shop – gets 10,000 customers in first week