Gillian Orr is an arts and features writer for The Independent.
04 September 2015 12:08 PM
From the home of grunge to UK dance floors
30 August 2015 12:00 AM
Sprueth Magers in London is hosting a new exhibition of the artist's work
27 August 2015 08:45 PM
Lewis Carroll's portraits: The Alice's Adventures in Wonderland author photographed some of the biggest celebrities of his day
23 August 2015 12:00 AM
23 August 2015 12:00 AM
Meaning "Holy Death" or "Saint Death", Santa Muerte's critics have insinuated that the church has connections to Satanism, while others point out its popularity among Mexican drug cartels
16 August 2015 12:00 AM
At the turn of the 20th century, many women still wore the dress, but by the 1950s, they'd become outsiders, often laughed at
14 August 2015 09:26 PM
Just months ago she had to fake a fall to be noticed. Now the candid comedian is being hailed as the voice of a generation
08 August 2015 12:10 AM
03 August 2015 08:12 PM
To catch illegal immigrants at the Eurotunnel depot in Calais, the PM has promised more sniffer dogs. But if he wants them in a hurry, says Gillian Orr, he can go whistle
02 August 2015 12:00 AM
The German film-maker spent two months driving across the American West in 1983 scouting locations for his 1984 film
Britain to take more refugees as Cameron bows to pressure after more than 250,000 back our campaign
Senior British politicians tell David Cameron: When dead children are being washed up on beaches – it's time to act
Jeremy Corbyn calls Osama bin Laden's killing a 'tragedy' - but was it taken out of context?
If these extraordinarily powerful images of a dead Syrian child washed up on a beach don't change Europe's attitude to refugees, what will?
If you're not already angry about the refugee crisis, here's a history lesson to remind you why you really should be
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- 1 What marriage would look like if we actually followed the Bible
- 2 President Obama leaves touching comment on Humans of New York photo from Iran
- 3 If these extraordinarily powerful images of a dead Syrian child washed up on a beach don't change Europe's attitude to refugees, what will?
- 4 The Chinese city where men have 'three girlfriends because there are so many women'
- 5 'Heartbreaking' Syria orphan photo wasn't taken in Syria and not of orphan