Kevin Rawlinson is a reporter at The Independent, writing about technology, and social media and protests/riots.
Prove it! Campaigners deliver petition calling for Iain Duncan Smith to live on £53 a week to his Whitehall office
08 April 2013 04:57 PM
Petition with almost half a million signatures demands the Work and Pensions Secretary backs up his claim
05 April 2013 11:42 PM
Libraries could be loaning books electronically as early as this summer after a review commissioned by the government called for new e-lending capabilities in a bid to secure their future.
05 April 2013 03:31 PM
Mohammed Karrar also denied trafficking vulnerable teens
04 April 2013 02:28 PM
A defendant in the trial of an alleged sex gang has admitted having sex with one of his accusers, but insisted it was consensual. Giving evidence today, Mohammed Karrar denied "lying through his teeth" as he said allegations he raped and trafficked teenage girls for sex over a period of around five years were false.
03 April 2013 07:23 PM
People from white, working-class backgrounds have become so disenfranchised and unsure of their identities that they should take citizenship ceremonies alongside immigrants arriving in the country, the government’s poverty tsar, Frank Field, has said.
02 April 2013 08:19 PM
Residents of Iain Duncan Smith’s constituency in Chingford tell him of the reality of life on benefits
James Best: Jailed in the riots for stealing a gingerbread man... dead in the prison that should have protected him
01 April 2013 07:46 PM
James Best had a history of mental health problems before being jailed after the riots of 2011. Now his brother has warned that the systemic failures which led to his death could happen again
29 March 2013 05:27 PM
WikiLeaks founder hoping for change of UK government in 2015 to resolve his situation
26 March 2013 06:22 PM
A man accused of being part of a child sex ring has denied targeting young white girls as “easy prey”.
Anonymity granted for nurse due to give evidence at inquest into death of Royal hoax call victim Jacintha Saldanha
26 March 2013 02:10 PM
A nurse due to give evidence at the inquest into the death of Royal hoax call victim Jacintha Saldanha has been granted anonymity to offer protection against similar media interest.
Daniele Watts: Django Unchained actress detained by Los Angeles police after being mistaken for a prostitute
Scottish independence referendum: A nation divided against itself
Scottish independence: David Cameron is becoming the 'George Bush of Britain'
Russia freezes Ukraine into submission: Kiev admits country doesn't have enough fuel for winter
Scottish independence: The Queen breaks silence on referendum debate – as think tank warns of £14bn black hole if Scotland votes Yes
Archbishop of Canterbury admits doubts about existence of God
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- 5 Free U2 album: How the most generous giveaway in music history turned into a PR disaster