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.
Nigel Farage vows to crack down on Ukip's 'Walter Mitty' candidates following embarrassment of David Silvester gay marriage flooding comments
28 January 2014 12:35 AM
Nigel Farage has vowed to crack-down on Ukip’s “Walter Mitty” candidates who jeopardise the party’s image as he prepares a campaigning offensive ahead of May’s European elections.
27 January 2014 08:21 PM
Quentin Tarantino is reportedly suing US website Gawker Media after a draft script to his follow up to the Oscar-winning Django Unchained was leaked online.
26 January 2014 07:20 PM
34-year-old to run for single-issue party at Euro elections
21 January 2014 01:27 AM
Images leaked by defector whose job was to 'take pictures of killed detainees'
21 January 2014 12:24 AM
Chris Christie, the embattled governor of New Jersey whose hopes for presidential nomination have been hit by revelations of alleged politically-motivated lane closures and misspending of federal aid, was dealt a new blow last night after the former Olympic sprint and long jump champion Carl Lewis accused him of “intimidation”.
'Hello, world!': Space probe Rosetta wakes up and calls home before embarking on its comet-landing mission
20 January 2014 07:25 PM
The signal came at 18:16 GMT. Rosetta, the comet-chasing space probe launched by the European Space Agency a decade ago, had woken up.
20 January 2014 12:07 AM
Scotland Yard ignored recommendations to review a controversial police tactic deployed against Mark Duggan minutes before he was shot, despite being advised to do so six years earlier, a BBC television programme claims this evening.
Shopping vouchers, cash incentives and extra holidays: Immigration officers reportedly rewarded for winning tribual cases against asylum seekers
14 January 2014 11:44 PM
The move is understood to be part of the Home Office's 'performance measurement process'
Derbyshire Police make second request for documents behind Channel 4 documentary that claims officers spied on relatives of Stephen Lawrence in the aftermath of the teenager's murder
14 January 2014 12:23 AM
A former undercover officer claims he was requested by his bosses to find 'dirt' that could be used against members of the family
14 January 2014 12:16 AM
£1.3bn online scheme is almost two years behind schedule, leading to recruitment targets being missed and applications being lost
Scotland could still declare independence – even without referendum, says Alex Salmond
Scottish referendum results: Cross-party consensus collapses amid Tory-Labour spat on the 'English question'
Hilary Mantel 'should be investigated by police' over Margaret Thatcher assassination story, says Lord Bell
Scottish independence: David Cameron is becoming the 'George Bush of Britain'
Plebgate MP Andrew Mitchell called officer a 'little s**t', claim court documents 'exposing ex-Chief Whip's 'record of abusing police'
Archbishop of Canterbury admits doubts about existence of God
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- 3 'F*ck it, I quit': KTVA reporter Charlo Greene quits live on air in spectacular fashion
- 4 Free U2 album: How the most generous giveaway in music history turned PR disaster
- 5 Scotland could still declare independence – even without referendum, says Alex Salmond