Kunal Dutta

Kunal Dutta is a news writer and reporter. He has written for The Economist, The Guardian, The Independent, The Independent on Sunday, Independent Voices and More Intelligent Life.

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Marian and John Buckley speak to the media in Glasgow on Tuesday

Karen Buckley: Parents 'desperate' for safe return of missing Glasgow student

The parents of a student who vanished after leaving a Glasgow nightclub at the weekend have said they are “desperate” for her safe return.

Abdul Hadi Arwani, an imam originally from Syria, was shot dead

Abdul Hadi Arwani: One man charged and another arrested over murder of Syrian imam shot dead in London

Leslie Cooper, 36, from Brent, appeared in court on Tuesday

Boko Haram kidnapped 275 girls from Chibok in April last year

Boko Haram 'has abducted, raped and enslaved 2,000 women in reign of terror'

Victims have been subjected to forced marriage, stonings and sexual slavery, according to a report by Amnesty

Relative of Britain's youngest convicted terrorist feared to have fled to Syria

Hammad Munshi, who was 15 when he was arrested in 2006 and convicted over his role in a plot to murder non-Muslims

Dave Ulliott with guests attending the MTV party during the 59th International Cannes Film Festival in 2006

RIP Devilfish: Britain's finest poker star Dave Ulliott dies aged 61

Dave Ulliott has played his final hand after being diagnosed with colon cancer this year

Dragons’ Den investor Sir Duncan Bannatyne has previously claimed he would 'hate' to see David Cameron in power and described Chancellor George Osborne as 'weak'

Election 2015: Business leaders warn a change of government would 'threaten jobs and deter investment' in open letter

Dragons’ Den investor Sir Duncan Bannatyne was among signatories praising Conservative economic policy

Top Gear live to go ahead: Jeremy Clarkson to join Richard Hammond and James May... just don't call it Top Gear

The new format, stripped of all BBC content, is not expected to use any clips from the show or feature The Stig

The latest Treasury estimates show Britain is on course to reach an employment rate of 72.6% in the second quarter of this year

General Election 2015: Tories will give Britain a job 'for everyone who wants one' by 2020, says David Cameron

Mr Cameron said his party would help business to create a further two million jobs, bringing Britain close to what he described as 'effective full employment'

Lord Ashcroft’s latest weekly survey showed his Tory party gaining three points to 36 per cent on last week with Labour up one on 34 per cent

General Election 2015: Latest poll gives Tories slim lead over Labour - but Ed Miliband is closing gap on David Cameron

Liberal Democrats shed two points to stand at 6 per cent and Ukip suffered a similar drop to 10 per cent

Jeremy Clarkson leaves his home in London, as he laughed off his latest controversy telling reporters he was 'just off to the job centre'

Jeremy Clarkson 'will be sacked from Top Gear' with Chris Evans tipped to take over

It is thought he may sign for American network Netflix

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Fishing is on Nigel Farage's mind

Ukip leader casts a line to the disaffected
Who is bombing whom in the Middle East? It's amazing they don't all hit each other

Who is bombing whom in the Middle East?

Robert Fisk untangles the countries and factions
China's influence on fashion: At the top of the game both creatively and commercially

China's influence on fashion

At the top of the game both creatively and commercially
Lord O’Donnell: Former cabinet secretary on the election and life away from the levers of power

The man known as GOD has a reputation for getting the job done

Lord O'Donnell's three principles of rule
Rainbow shades: It's all bright on the night

Rainbow shades

It's all bright on the night
'It was first time I had ever tasted chocolate. I kept a piece, and when Amsterdam was liberated, I gave it to the first Allied soldier I saw'

Bread from heaven

Dutch survivors thank RAF for World War II drop that saved millions
Britain will be 'run for the wealthy and powerful' if Tories retain power - Labour

How 'the Axe' helped Labour

UK will be 'run for the wealthy and powerful' if Tories retain power
Rare and exclusive video shows the horrific price paid by activists for challenging the rule of jihadist extremists in Syria

The price to be paid for challenging the rule of extremists

A revolution now 'consuming its own children'
Welcome to the world of Megagames

Welcome to the world of Megagames

300 players take part in Watch the Skies! board game in London
'Nymphomaniac' actress reveals what it was really like to star in one of the most explicit films ever

Charlotte Gainsbourg on 'Nymphomaniac'

Starring in one of the most explicit films ever
Robert Fisk in Abu Dhabi: The Emirates' out-of-sight migrant workers helping to build the dream projects of its rulers

Robert Fisk in Abu Dhabi

The Emirates' out-of-sight migrant workers helping to build the dream projects of its rulers
Vince Cable interview: Charging fees for employment tribunals was 'a very bad move'

Vince Cable exclusive interview

Charging fees for employment tribunals was 'a very bad move'
Iwan Rheon interview: Game of Thrones star returns to his Welsh roots to record debut album

Iwan Rheon is returning to his Welsh roots

Rheon is best known for his role as the Bastard of Bolton. It's gruelling playing a sadistic torturer, he tells Craig McLean, but it hasn't stopped him recording an album of Welsh psychedelia
Morne Hardenberg interview: Cameraman for BBC's upcoming show Shark on filming the ocean's most dangerous predator

It's time for my close-up

Meet the man who films great whites for a living
Increasing numbers of homeless people in America keep their mobile phones on the streets

Homeless people keep mobile phones

A homeless person with a smartphone is a common sight in the US. And that's creating a network where the 'hobo' community can share information - and fight stigma - like never before