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.
02 July 2015 09:15 PM
Grayling’s planned demotion of all 56 nationalist MPs to second-class citizens in the mother of parliaments plays into the SNP's hands perfectly
02 July 2015 04:14 PM
The Commons’ Leader Chris Grayling was told the very idea of 'English votes for English laws' was inherently 'racist'
Hillary Clinton emails reveal Cherie Blair acted as go-between for leading Qatari and the-then US Secretary of State
02 July 2015 12:10 AM
Republican opponents handed ammunition likely to be used in the imminent race for the White House
Zac Goldsmith: Tory London Mayoral candidate filmed saying EU bureaucracy will 'never willingly shrink'
30 June 2015 03:40 PM
Goldsmith told the Bruges Group that EU laws were over-dominant in UK commerce and continued to 'pour in like confetti'
28 June 2015 03:15 AM
Mr Thomas is vying to be the party's mayoral candidate
28 June 2015 02:45 AM
Mr Crone could face being disbarred by the Bar Standards Board
26 June 2015 06:23 PM
The grassroots action represents a direct challenge to Michael Gove
26 June 2015 12:30 AM
Exclusive: Courts could grind to a halt next week as protest spreads across country
25 June 2015 06:30 PM
The warning comes as new research criticises an EU decision to end the requirement for an additional blood test on dogs being transport across the EU
25 June 2015 02:15 AM
Energy Secretary Amber Rudd will meet her Holyrood counterpart
Climate change: 2015 will be the hottest year on record 'by a mile', experts say
Labour leadership: Jeremy Corbyn accused of 'deluding' young supporters with 'claptrap'
'Women only' train carriages: Jeremy Corbyn unveils radical move to tackle public harassment
Black holes are a passage to another universe, says Stephen Hawking
Iain Duncan Smith 'should resign over disability benefit death figures', says Jeremy Corbyn
Iain Duncan Smith calls for urgent ESA overhaul as part of drive to cut down welfare costs
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- 3 Celebrity Big Brother 2015: Tila Tequila kicked off show after 'describing Hitler as a good man'
- 4 iPhone 5c to be discontinued, no iPhone 6c to replace it
- 5 Blood Moon and Supermoon: September to bring brightest – and dimmest – full Moon of the year on same night