Kevin Rawlinson is a reporter at The Independent, writing about technology, and social media and protests/riots.
Mother and 3-year-old son killed by train at Riddlesdown station in south London during morning rush hour
22 March 2013 06:47 PM
Witnesses say woman jumped in front of train in Surrey, dragging child with her
19 March 2013 06:52 PM
The controversial security firm G4S is facing new scrutiny of its government contracts after a senior executive admitted it is struggling to fulfil its obligation to house asylum-seekers.
London riots prisoner who died after gym session was 'failed by system of checks that had fallen by wayside'
18 March 2013 06:40 PM
A man who died in prison, where he was being held after admitting to the theft of a gingerbread man during the London riots, was failed by a system of safety checks which had “fallen by the wayside” over the years, an inquest heard today.
18 March 2013 01:54 AM
Around 1.5 million people have stumbled upon child pornography while using the internet, a survey has found. But the study suggested that 40 per cent would not know how to go about reporting it, if they did see it online.
18 March 2013 12:00 AM
'Police surveillance of this kind undermines our democracy': Judges rule that action against peaceful protester John Catt was unlawful
14 March 2013 11:49 AM
Police face having to rethink their whole strategy for public demonstrations after judges ruled today that the surveillance they placed a peaceful protester under was unlawful.
07 March 2013 06:04 PM
Nearly half of women have never married, according to figures that also show almost twice as many people live alone than in 1971
Exclusive: Family of royal hoax suicide nurse Jacintha Saldanha denied legal aid for inquest into 'suicide' after Duchess of Cambridge phone call
07 March 2013 12:00 AM
The family of the nurse who apparently took her own life after answering the Duchess of Cambridge hoax call has been denied legal aid for her inquest, The Independent can disclose.
04 March 2013 12:00 AM
Children as young as five are among thousands of under-18s who have been accused of sexual offences against other children, according to new statistics.
01 March 2013 06:34 PM
He was the judge who handed a major PR win to the South Korean electronics giant Samsung when he chastised rival Apple in court last year during their long-running and bitter legal fight. Now, the Rt Hon Professor Sir Robin Jacob is to be involved in another Samsung legal case – this time employed as an expert on its behalf.
Nigel Farage defends Kerry Smith 'ch***y' comment: 'If you are going for a Chinese, what do you say you’re going for?'
British actor Idris Elba cannot star as James Bond because he is black, says shock jock Rush Limbaugh
Rozanne Duncan: Ukip expels councillor for 'jaw-dropping' comments made in BBC TV interview
Germany anti-Islam protests: 17,000 march on Dresden against 'Islamification of the West'
Ukip member gets into Christmas spirit with Union Flag plea to Santa 'for our country back'
Panic Saturday: 13 million Britons spend £1.2bn – while 13 million others across the country live in poverty unable to afford food
- 1 Planes go hybrid-electric in important step to greener flight
- 2 Christmas comes early to Hong Kong, as millions of bank notes spill out onto busy street
- 3 Antonio Martin shooting: Police and protesters clash over teenager's death just five miles from Ferguson, Missouri
- 4 Northern Lights above Britain: Stunning Aurora Borealis illuminates Northumberland sky on Christmas Eve
- 5 British actor Idris Elba cannot star as James Bond because he is black, says shock jock Rush Limbaugh