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.
If I’m being racially abused I don’t need a stranger with a saviour complex to rescue me
The only black face in the Ukip manifesto is on the page about overseas aid
Ukip is the only main political party to not address LGBT rights in its manifesto
Food banks: One million Britons will soon be using them, according to Trussell Trust
Religion isn't growing, it is becoming vigorous in its demise, says philosopher AC Grayling
BBC election debate: The one photo that summed up the whole 90-minute leaders debate
- 1 Alan Rickman admits editing 'terrible' script with friends in Pizza Hut behind backs of writers on Robin Hood: Prince of Thieves
- 2 Rarest Beanie Baby of them all could be sold for £62,500 on eBay
- 3 Professional big game hunter Ian Gibson crushed to death by elephant during hunt
- 4 Farmer told to tear down mock-Tudor castle after hiding construction behind hay bales
- 5 Rebecca Francis accuses Ricky Gervais of using 'influence' to target female hunters after receiving barrage of death threats