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.
27 November 2014 07:19 PM
Major constitutional change represents one of the fastest turnarounds from promise to delivery
27 November 2014 06:32 PM
The ins and outs of the Commission’s proposals – and what it will mean for England and Scotland
Max Mosley offered to give Labour close to £1m for campaign fund to attack David Cameron over links to Andy Coulson
23 November 2014 10:46 PM
Mr Mosley believed that reminding voters of Mr Cameron’s decision to employ Andy Coulson could help swing marginal seats
21 November 2014 06:49 PM
A new pro-independence daily newspaper is expected to launch in Scotland on Monday in response to the burgeoning support for the SNP following the independence campaign.
19 November 2014 08:26 PM
Exclusive: Department of Health accuses Swiss drug company of 'holding the Government to ransom'
19 November 2014 07:02 PM
Ed Miliband’s aides fear that if Neil Findlay beats Jim Murphy to be leader of the party in Scotland, the path to No 10 will get harder
14 November 2014 06:39 PM
'Give Scots the power we demand, or Scotland will vote to take it'
13 November 2014 05:15 PM
Outgoing SNP leader hopes to stand for another Westminster seat
10 November 2014 08:50 PM
Programme-makers had been given permission to show recent photos of the 'Fake Sheikh'
07 November 2014 06:25 PM
Journalist cannot be named for legal reasons
As a white man, I'm surprised more women aren't tweeting the hashtag #KillAllWhiteMen
Scotland may have to leave the EU even if it votes to stay in, David Cameron confirms
Report finds that Britain's wages are the most unequal in Europe
The day that Britain resigned as a global power
Almost a third of school pupils believe 'Muslims are taking over our country', study claims
Gay marriage 'Bert and Ernie' cake bakery found guilty of discrimination in Northern Ireland
- 1 Toddler throws a tantrum at the White House – in front of Barack Obama
- 2 Irish people are travelling home from all over the world so they can vote to legalise gay marriage
- 3 Picture of couple posing with beached dolphin 'that later died' causes outrage
- 4 16-year-old girl beaten and burned alive by lynch mob in Rio Bravo, Guatemala
- 5 Witch doctor arrested after forcing newborn baby to walk in Indian village