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.
Ukip supporters are 55 or older, white and socially conservative, finds British Social Attitudes Report
JK Rowling responds to fan tweeting she 'can't see' Dumbledore being gay
Street preacher quoting from the Bible fined for calling homosexuality an 'abomination'
Jeremy Clarkson sacked live: Alan Yentob 'wouldn't rule out' ex Top Gear host's BBC return
Woman filmed launching racist tirade against men on the Tube for speaking in 'own lingo'
David Cameron calls Labour 'hopeless, sneering socialists' while announcing 7-day NHS plans
- 1 East 17 bandmember Brian Harvey in 'very desperate situation’
- 2 Germanwings plane crash: Video shows co-pilot Andreas Lubitz learning to fly as a teenager
- 3 Vladimir Putin says Russia will fight for the right of Palestinians to their own state
- 4 Germanwings crash: Captain of doomed plane was only 'on board because he changed job to spend more time with his children'
- 5 WrestleMania 31 results: Seth Rollins stuns WWE as he cashes in Money in the Bank contract to claim title from Brock Lesnar