Kevin Rawlinson is a reporter at The Independent, writing about technology, and social media and protests/riots.
Right-wing American speakers planning to join the EDL's Woolwich march 'should be banned from entering the country'
21 June 2013 02:29 PM
Keith Vaz calls on the Home Secretary to ban the founders of Jihad Watch and the American Freedom Defence Initiative who hope to join the EDL's march in memory of Drummer Lee Rigby
20 June 2013 08:35 PM
Megaupload founder lambasts Dutch hosting company for deleting 630 dedicated servers
20 June 2013 06:21 PM
The WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange is trying to help intelligence agency whistleblower Edward Snowden follow in his footsteps and claim asylum amid fears the latter will be extradited to America over his leaking of sensitive data.
19 June 2013 09:06 PM
A new station plans to play just showtunes, with its presenters drawn from the cream of London’s talent
19 June 2013 08:18 PM
Singer’s no-star strike-out prompts paternal fightback and backlash against music magazine
Disability campaigners celebrate 'victory' after government rethink over plans to make it more difficult to claim disability benefits
18 June 2013 06:30 PM
Group of activists threatened to take legal action over proposed tightening of the rules, which would have left fewer people eligible for the top rate
Police acted unlawfully in demanding legal observer hand over personal details and submit to filming after being kettled in trade union protest
18 June 2013 05:10 PM
Campaigners claim High Court victory will force police to rethink their approach to demonstrations
14 June 2013 03:19 PM
Qatada was convicted of terror charges in his absence in Jordan in 1999
14 June 2013 12:21 PM
Protesters are targeting the capital’s 'economic power centres'
Fathers for Justice member arrested after Jubilee portrait of Queen is defaced with paint at Westminster Abbey
13 June 2013 03:14 PM
The painting, by Ralph Heimans, went on display in the Chapter House area of the Abbey last month.
Nigel Farage: NHS might have to be replaced by private health insurance
'We would evict Queen from Buckingham Palace and allocate her council house,' say Greens
French court convicts three over homophobic tweets, in case hailed as a 'significant victory' by LGBT rights campaigners
British Muslim school children suffering a backlash of abuse following Paris attacks
George Galloway condemns 'racist, Islamophobic, hypocritical rag' Charlie Hebdo at freedom of speech rally
Islamic history is full of free thinkers - but recent attempts to suppress critical thought are verging on the absurd
- 1 Benedict Cumberbatch says Hollywood is better for black British actors: 'I think as far as coloured actors go it gets really difficult in the UK'
- 2 Man who held up 'hire me' sign at Waterloo station returns a year later with 'I'm hiring' sign
- 3 UK weather: Snow to fall in the coming week with sub-zero temperatures to last until early February
- 4 Saudi preacher who 'raped and tortured' his five -year-old daughter to death is released after paying 'blood money'
- 5 Warriors in ancient Iraq suffered Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder more than 3,000 years ago, say researchers