Enjoli Liston is Deputy World News Editor of The Independent
22 March 2012 12:00 AM
Russian Orthodox priests underwent parachute training near Moscow this week as part of the military's new initiative to airlift makeshift churches into war zones to allow troops to attend services on the front line.
10 March 2012 12:00 AM
Conservationists claimed victory yesterday after Japan announced it had ended its whaling season early, having hauled less than a third of the annual target.
28 February 2012 12:00 AM
A hospital in Turkey which claimed to have performed the world's first quadruple limb transplant has announced that the operation failed.
24 February 2012 12:00 AM
A treasure-trove of comics bought by an American enthusiast when he was a boy has fetched $3.5m (£2.2m) at auction in New York.
18 February 2012 12:00 AM
Tang blames his wife after the media expose the truth about his secret luxury basement
16 February 2012 12:00 AM
The country singer Dolly Parton stands to make millions following the death of Whitney Houston.
16 February 2012 12:00 AM
Ed Cooke insists he can use his techniques as a memory expert to help novices learn even the hardest tongues. He challenges Enjoli Liston to learn 100 Mandarin words in two days.
14 February 2012 12:00 AM
Every dog has its day and at the 136th Westminster Kennel Club Annual Dog Show, that day is full of pomp, preening and a lot of posing.
11 February 2012 12:00 AM
The budding writing career of Bristol Palin, the daughter of the former Alaska governor Sarah Palin, appears to have fallen on desperate times after an advert promising free copies of her memoir to those who join her at a booksigning event was posted on a classified advertising website.
10 February 2012 12:00 AM
Big-budget HBO series targeted by campaigners after two star performers had to be put down
The only black face in the Ukip manifesto is on the page about overseas aid
Ukip is the only main political party to not address LGBT rights in its manifesto
If I’m being racially abused I don’t need a stranger with a saviour complex to rescue me
BBC election debate: The one photo that summed up the whole 90-minute leaders debate
Religion isn't growing, it is becoming vigorous in its demise, says philosopher AC Grayling
Russian warships in English Channel 'to conduct anti-aircraft and anti-submarine military drills'
- 1 BBC election debate: The one photo that summed up the whole 90-minute leaders debate
- 2 A bottle of wine a day is not bad for you and abstaining is worse than drinking, scientist claims
- 3 18th century sex toy found in 'toilet of sword fighting school' in Poland
- 4 'I wish my teacher knew...': Young students share their 'heartbreaking' worries in notes