James Cusick is political correspondent of The Independent and The Independent on Sunday. As an experienced member of the lobby, he has previously worked at The Sunday Times and the BBC. His career as a journalist has been split between print and television, including senior positions as producer with Sir David Frost and at BBC Newsnight. He is also an award-winning golf and travel writer, working for over a decade as the UK contributing editor for one of the USA’s leading golf magazines. He broadcasts regularly for the BBC and CNN. He lives in London.
04 September 2015 02:45 AM
Ipso rejected Mr Blair’s complaint that the Mail had printed an 'inaccurate and misleading' account of a conversation between himself and John Bercow
01 September 2015 06:10 PM
A spokesman insisted 'no private meeting' took place between the pair
28 August 2015 07:54 PM
Those holding the highest roles in the News Corporation have consistently maintained that they knew nothing of illegal activities or payments
Chilcot Inquiry: Sir John expected to be examined in court after failing to provide publication date
26 August 2015 06:22 PM
Deadline given by families to produce report has expired
20 August 2015 06:55 PM
The inquiry panelists said they 'understand' the need for David Cameron, Parliament and the public to see their report finished 'as soon as possible'
Chilcot inquiry: Leading figures in British political Establishment accused of plotting to discredit investigation into Iraq war
20 August 2015 12:14 AM
Exclusive: Panel considered mass resignation in protest at Establishment’s attacks, as Sir John's team accuses Whitehall and No 10 using smears to discredit them
15 August 2015 11:43 PM
Party is down but not out, says new leader, after winning an outright victory
02 August 2015 12:43 AM
The ex-Militant MP tell his old political soulmate Jeremy Corbyn that if he wins, he should emulate Blair.
31 July 2015 09:28 PM
Murdoch Snr likes to back winners and Osborne, potentially the next Tory leader, may already have a powerful lead supporter
Diane Coyle: Former vice-chair of BBC Trust says licence fee payers deserve to know how organisation will be funded in future
31 July 2015 05:33 PM
UK taxpayers are entitled to know the details behind any government decision on the corporation’s future funding, says Coyle
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
Refugees welcome: More than 250,000 sign Independent petition calling for Britain to 'take its fair share'
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- 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