Emily Dugan is social affairs correspondent for The Independent, i and Independent on Sunday. She was previously a news reporter for The Independent on Sunday. Her investigations into human trafficking have twice been awarded Best Investigative Article at the Anti-Slavery Day Media Awards and her human rights journalism was shortlisted for the Gaby Rado Memorial prize at the 2012 Amnesty Media Awards.
06 July 2014 12:00 AM
03 July 2014 07:45 PM
Mixed-race romances blossom as Britain’s ethnic divisions melt away
11 June 2014 07:41 PM
The number of people in work has leapt by a record 350,000 in the three months to April, but wages have slumped below inflation which has sparked concerns over levels of pay.
10 June 2014 06:42 PM
Courts should consider ordering contraception lessons for problem parents who have had multiple children taken into care, Britain’s most senior family judge said today.
09 June 2014 01:32 AM
Charities say scale of the problem is ‘a stain on the national conscience’
Aderonke Apata deportation case: 'If the Home Office doesn’t believe I’m gay, I’ll send them a video that proves it'
08 June 2014 09:25 PM
A Nigerian asylum-seeker tells Emily Dugan she is far from alone in her struggle with the Home Office
08 June 2014 12:00 AM
05 June 2014 08:51 PM
Ten-fold increase in number of people whose care arrangements need to be independently assessed causing vast backlog
Half of all mothers will not take full maternity leave - because they are scared of losing their jobs
02 June 2014 07:59 AM
Research reveals that women re-enter the workforce early because of job security fears
30 May 2014 05:49 PM
More families are in debt to HMRC through no fault of their own, according to Government data, which shows the proportion of tax credits that were overpaid soared last year.
The secret report that helps Israelis to hide facts
A day in the life of Vladimir Putin: The dictator in his labyrinth
Were 'Poor Doors' added to mixed developments so wealthy residents don't have to go in alongside social housing tenants?
A new Russian revolution: The cracks are starting to appear in Putin’s Kremlin power bloc
Arizona execution lasts two hours as killer Joseph Wood left 'snorting and gasping' for air
Opponents of Israel's military operation in Gaza are the real enemies of Middle Eastern peace
- 1 Woman and two children killed by mob in riots over 'blasphemous' Facebook post in Pakistan
- 2 The secret report that helps Israelis to hide facts
- 3 Danish TV reporter is all business up top, all party down below
- 4 Ross Burden dead: MasterChef and Ready Steady Cook star, dies aged 45
- 5 Businessman charged £75 for three small bottles of water in London hotel