James Ashton is Head of Business across the Independent, Independent on Sunday and London Evening Standard.
Winnie Byanyima interview: 'We don't think charity is the way to resolve global inequality' says Oxfam International boss
25 January 2015 06:45 PM
The James Ashton Interview: The executive director of Oxfam International, was in Davos last week campaigning to close the huge gap between the world’s haves and have-nots
24 January 2015 12:20 AM
My Week in Davos
22 January 2015 07:02 PM
There was an unusually high turnout for the royal’s annual appearance at the World Economic Forum
22 January 2015 01:05 AM
'€500bn is not enough to recharge the eurozone and to jump-start growth'
Jeremy Farrar interview: Wellcome Trust director says 'I'm not a great believer in the power of prayer'
18 January 2015 09:39 PM
The James Ashton Interview: Jeremy Farrar has been at the heart of the scientific battle against the Ebola outbreak – and admits that mistakes were made
18 January 2015 12:00 AM
This week's meeting is another opportunity for celebrity showboating
17 January 2015 12:12 AM
16 January 2015 07:19 PM
Will.i.am, Mark Carney and Angela Merkel will all be in attendance
12 January 2015 12:19 AM
Some suggest that low voting shares will compel MPs to work harder for all their constituents
10 January 2015 02:06 AM
'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
Greece elections: Syriza and EU on collision course after election win for left-wing party
British Muslim school children suffering a backlash of abuse following Paris attacks
Islamic history is full of free thinkers - but recent attempts to suppress critical thought are verging on the absurd
30,000 reasons why the rhetoric on immigrants claiming benefits can stop now
- 1 Asteroid narrowly scrapes past Earth: how to watch the closest space rock for decades as it flies by
- 2 Saudi preacher who 'raped and tortured' his five -year-old daughter to death is released after paying 'blood money'
- 3 The enemy within: People who hear voices in their heads are being encouraged to talk back
- 4 British grandmother Lindsay Sandiford faces execution by firing squad in Indonesia
- 5 Watch Richard Dawkins read his own hatemail: 'I hope you do get sodomised by satanic monkeys in hell'