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.
Moody Britain: We might feel a little deflated, but we are also more settled – and realistic – about what lies ahead
17 November 2013 12:00 AM
The pre-financial crash shop-till-you-drop, credit-fuelled culture is a thing of the past. Britons are preparing for a future built on firmer foundations - and a return to a better life by 2020, claims report
Phone hacking trial: Kate Middleton and Boris Johnson on 'list of targets' and receptionist told Wayne Rooney to leave massage parlour 'before his career was destroyed'
12 November 2013 11:57 PM
The England striker Wayne Rooney was told by the receptionist of a Liverpool massage parlour to cover his face and get out “before he was destroyed and his career was over,” the phone-hacking trial heard yesterday.
12 November 2013 11:25 PM
A man has died after he was hit by a train while trying to flee from police in north-west London.
11 November 2013 12:00 AM
Warning that gay people are being demonised across Commonwealth comes ahead of summit this week
05 November 2013 08:56 PM
Residents ‘tormented by carers to relieve boredom’
05 November 2013 12:00 AM
Prince Charles’s burgeoning estate of land, properties and businesses, which generate £19m of personal income each year, should be investigated for tax purposes, an influential committee of MPs has claimed.
‘Without a change in the law, there’ll be another Savile’ - Keir Starmer says professionals should be forced to report suspected child abuse
04 November 2013 12:00 AM
Call for public sector workers who fail to report child abuse suspicions to be prosecuted
04 November 2013 12:00 AM
Downside, one of Britain’s oldest Catholic boarding schools, is run by lay staff and Benedictine monks from Downside Abbey in Somerset. Between the late 1960s and the early 2000s, six monks either sexually assaulted children or viewed images of child abuse.
03 November 2013 09:25 PM
The controversial payday lender Wonga has come under fire ahead of a new film that the company hopes will contradict claims that it exploits vulnerable consumers. Directed by the Bafta-nominated Gary Tarn, 12 Portraits will debut on Monday at a glitzy premier in Soho.
29 October 2013 06:24 PM
Staff were evacuated and a stretch of Belfast's Limavady Road was sealed off as the area was made safe
Katie Hopkins continues campaign to become Britain's most hated talking head with poorly timed Bob Crow tweet
No EU referendum under Labour: Ed Miliband to reveal that vote on membership is ‘unlikely’ in next Parliament if party wins power
Grace Dent: Who cares if she spells it Barraco Barner? Gemma Worrall is more employable than some bookish arts graduate
Fracking is turning the US into a bigger oil producer than Saudi Arabia
Ukraine crisis: Russia pledges to 'retaliate against sanctions' as Ukrainian president says Crimea vote will not be recognised
The quiet diplomat: Catherine Ashton - recognised and admired in all the world’s troubled countries, yet ridiculed at home
- 1 Hells of residence: Inside Macedonia's horrifying student accommodation - where the walls are green and the food is black
- 2 Girl found in the Amazon rainforest with neighbour Grover Morales after going missing for 7 months
- 3 Grace Dent: Who cares if she spells it Barraco Barner? Gemma Worrall is more employable than some bookish arts graduate
- 4 Rampaging elephant smashes up house but then 'saves crying baby trapped under debris'
- 5 Disney's Frozen is 'very evil' gay propaganda, says Christian pastor