David Randall is a British journalist and author of The Universal Journalist, a textbook on journalism.
15 April 2012 12:00 AM
Extraordinary, and quite possibly officially sanctioned allegations were made last night that Neil Heywood, the Old Harrovian businessman found dead in a Chinese hotel room last November, died from poisoning by a drop of potassium cyanide.
08 April 2012 12:00 AM
08 April 2012 12:00 AM
01 April 2012 12:00 AM
25 March 2012 12:00 AM
The pregnant fiancée of one of Mohamed Merah's victims is making plans for a posthumous wedding
18 March 2012 12:00 AM
On Tuesday, the Queen addresses both houses of Parliament for the umpteenth time in her reign. What if, instead of the platitudes written for her, she gave vent to 60 years of pent-up feelings about the British political class? What if she told us what she really thinks?
11 March 2012 12:01 AM
Our fifth annual Independent on Sunday Happy List is now being prepared, and we’re seeking nominations.
11 March 2012 12:00 AM
We are guaranteed the gold for pessimism, but is that the trophy we want, wonders David Randall
The forgotten victims: How the Titanic tragedy handed a devastating legacy to the people of Southampton
04 March 2012 12:00 AM
Of the 700 crew who perished on the Titanic, 550 came from Southampton. Their stories have rarely been told – until now.
19 February 2012 12:00 AM
David Cameron may yet come to regret his breakfast encounter with the shot-putting, kilt-wearing giant who has adorned cereal boxes across the land for many a chilly winter. David Randall unravels an amazing tale
Ukip supporters are 55 or older, white and socially conservative, finds British Social Attitudes Report
Street preacher quoting from the Bible fined for calling homosexuality an 'abomination'
Jeremy Clarkson sacked live: Alan Yentob 'wouldn't rule out' ex Top Gear host's BBC return
Woman filmed launching racist tirade against men on the Tube for speaking in 'own lingo'
The West has it totally wrong on Lee Kuan Yew
David Cameron calls Labour 'hopeless, sneering socialists' while announcing 7-day NHS plans
- 1 Germanwings crash: Captain of doomed plane was only 'on board because he changed job to spend more time with his children'
- 2 Ohio Democrat Teresa Fedor speaks out during abortion debate to reveal she has been raped – and is interrupted by laughter from Republicans
- 3 Gamers confess the worst things they've done in The Sims
- 4 Germanwings crash: 'Andreas Lubitz planned to marry pregnant girlfriend', claims German report
- 5 Germanwings plane crash: Transcript reveals passengers 'screamed for over five minutes' before plane crashed into mountain