Kim Sengupta is Defence Correspondent at The Independent.
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
Syria air strikes: The attacks are a severe blow to Isis – but boots on the ground may still be needed
23 September 2014 09:16 PM
A rising lethal toll from further raids risks support rising for the Islamists
23 September 2014 12:29 PM
These are the very early days of a new and dramatic stage in the civil war
Diplomatic Channels: Each side in Ukraine crisis accuses the other of using foreign fighters. But what is the truth?
22 September 2014 07:12 PM
It is a key element in the ceasefire agreement signed between Kiev and the separatists last week that all foreign fighters must leave the country
19 September 2014 05:59 PM
The use of the British hostage John Cantlie in a propaganda video without the threat of immediate violence against him shows that Isis is deeply apprehensive about impending Western military strikes, according to more moderate rebel groups in Syria.
New theory could prove how life began and disprove God
This is what it's like to be dead, according to a guy who died for a bit
End of the licence fee: BBC to back radical overhaul of how it is funded
'Jihadi John': CAGE representative storms off Sky News accusing Kay Burley of Islamophobia
Ukip would cut billions from Scottish budget to fund English tax cuts
Nearly 100,000 of Britain's poorest children go hungry after parents' benefits are cut
- 1 End of the licence fee: BBC to back radical overhaul of how it is funded
- 2 This restaurant has misunderstood the concept of 'cheese and biscuits'
- 3 Raif Badawi, the Saudi Arabian blogger sentenced to 1,000 lashes, may now face death penalty
- 4 Delhi bus rapist blames dead victim for attack because 'girls are responsible for rape'
- 5 PornHub turns masturbation into energy in bid to save the planet