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
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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
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
British Muslim school children suffering a backlash of abuse following Paris attacks
George Galloway condemns 'racist, Islamophobic, hypocritical rag' Charlie Hebdo at freedom of speech rally
Islamic history is full of free thinkers - but recent attempts to suppress critical thought are verging on the absurd
- 1 The truth about 'girl things': Three cheers for Heather Watson's honesty
- 2 Man who held up 'hire me' sign at Waterloo station returns a year later with 'I'm hiring' sign
- 5 Men behaving badly: Urinating while standing, 'manspreading' and the gendering of selfishness