Katherine Butler is a journalist and former comment editor at The Independent.
Snickers for breakfast, frozen pizza for dinner: French cuisine is a lot harder to swallow these days
22 October 2013 05:20 PM
A trip to Western France revealed some shocking habits
14 October 2013 06:10 PM
Is Ukip going to take a lead from the French?
02 October 2013 06:07 PM
This country with its cult of youth and celebrity has developed very troubling attitudes towards growing older
30 September 2013 05:43 PM
By the time Bridget had migrated to global bestseller lists and film stardom she’d become just a slapstick rom-com caricature
23 September 2013 07:07 PM
The fascination with this store has baffled me since I moved to England
17 September 2013 06:30 PM
By launching a charm offensive with the West and exchanging letters with Barack Obama over Syria, new president Hassan Rouhani speaks to his own people too
12 September 2013 06:58 PM
In Britain, no politician, least of all an ambitious woman, would get far if their profile included unassuming, private, dutiful and a very mediocre debater
04 September 2013 05:46 PM
Digging up dead fictional heroes smacks of barrel-scraping by the estates
03 September 2013 12:00 AM
Why our Irish compatriots 'do death' better than us
27 August 2013 07:10 PM
US ambassador to UN has long argued America must intervene to save lives
Disgruntled RBS worker writes hilarious open letter to Russell Brand after anti-capitalist publicity stunt leaves him hungry
Nigel Farage defends Kerry Smith 'ch***y' comment: 'If you are going for a Chinese, what do you say you’re going for?'
Nigel Farage's approval rating hits 'record low' as popularity suffers in wake of Ukip sex scandal
Rozanne Duncan: Ukip expels councillor for 'jaw-dropping' comments made in BBC TV interview
Pakistan school attack live: Taliban kill at least 132 children in 'horrifying' massacre
Sony hack: Angelina Jolie branded 'seriously out of her mind' in further embarrassing leaked email saga
- 1 Nigel Farage: Me vs Russell Brand on Question Time – he's got the chest hair but where are his ideas?
- 2 Harry Potter fans can apply to the Hogwarts-inspired College of Wizardry
- 3 Jessica Chambers: 19-year-old woman 'doused with lighter fluid and burned alive' in the US
- 4 Russell Brand calls Nigel Farage 'poundshop Enoch Powell' in BBC Question Time debate
- 5 Orange Wednesdays are no more