Kim Sengupta is Defence Correspondent at The Independent.
What’s Putin’s war game? A Russian sub in Swedish waters has slipped away into the sea...leaving recriminations in its wake
24 October 2014 06:34 PM
Russia’s neighbours fear the suspected submarine in Swedish waters signals a turn to more assertive tactics by Putin
23 October 2014 03:08 PM
Islamic State believed to be making $2m a day in illicit oil sales
21 October 2014 12:00 AM
Reapers will initially be operating in Syria for surveillance, but will also engage Hellfire missiles in an attack capacity if authorisation is given
Before and after the Serbia-Albania match that became a riot: In the Balkans, football rivalries really run deep
20 October 2014 07:58 PM
Diplomatic Channels: 'Things were different. I realised that in English football grounds you don’t get political slogans'
13 October 2014 07:17 PM
Isis in Kobani: As Turkey declines to intervene, UN envoy says fall of city is likely to lead to a massacre
10 October 2014 06:57 PM
Turkey’s demands for a buffer zone and a no-fly zone to be set up in Syria as the price for it joining the war against Isis were “not on the front burner” in the strategy being drawn up, a senior US diplomat stressed yesterday.
War against Isis: British troops likely to train Syrian rebels nearly three years after similar plan failed
02 October 2014 10:00 PM
As military action in Iraq continues, UK now seeks to help Free Syrian Army in its fight against both militants and Assad
30 September 2014 06:22 PM
Tornados hit two targets, raising fears for life of hostage Alan Henning
29 September 2014 06:46 PM
America's bombing of Jabhat al-Nusra has raised significant concerns over their strategy
28 September 2014 12:00 AM
Of course, teenage girls need role models – but not like beauty vlogger Zoella
Cameron is warned 'no possibility' of UK reducing immigration and that bid to bring in quota on migrant workers would be illegal
Support for EU membership 'at highest level since 1991' with most Brits wanting to stay 'in'
Thousands with degenerative conditions classified as 'fit to work in future' – despite no possibility of improvement
Attacks on 'Ukip Calypso' show how skewed people’s priorities are
London bus driver 'kicks gay couple off for kissing'
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- 2 Axe wielding man shot dead after attacking four New York policemen on busy street
- 3 Watch what happened when food critics were unknowingly served McDonald's
- 4 Jimmy Carr's Oscar Pistorius joke goes a bit too far at the Q Awards
- 5 Ottawa shootings: Bruce MacKinnon's cartoon is the perfect tribute to soldier Nathan Cirillo