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
British actor Idris Elba cannot star as James Bond because he is black, says shock jock Rush Limbaugh
Germany anti-Islam protests: 17,000 march on Dresden against 'Islamification of the West'
Ukip member gets into Christmas spirit with Union Flag plea to Santa 'for our country back'
Immigrants make UK racist, says Ukip councillor Trevor Shonk
BBC director Danny Cohen: Rising UK antisemitism makes me feel more uncomfortable than ever
Katie Hopkins speaks out on childhood obesity: 'Parents of fat children should be prosecuted for child cruelty'
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- 2 Margaret Thatcher 'expressed fears of Asian rising' at Anglo-Irish summit in 1984
- 3 Sussex couple die in suspected Christmas Day 'suicide pact'
- 4 The 'Black Museum': After 150 years, public set to see exhibits from police’s grisly crime museum
- 5 The Unluckiest People of the Year 2014 (and one very unlucky giraffe)