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.
Israel’s former prime minister Ariel Sharon wins praise from US presidents, but universal disdain on the West Bank
12 January 2014 07:53 PM
Former leader tol be buried on a hilltop overlooking his family’s Sycamore Ranch in the southern Negev region, alongside his late wife Lily
07 January 2014 07:53 PM
Jamshed Javeed is alleged to have been planning to travel to the country
Yvonne Fletcher murder: Government allegedly intercepted order from Gaddafi to 'cover streets of London with blood' but failed to act
07 January 2014 02:12 AM
The Government faces fresh allegations that it failed to act on an intercepted order from Colonel Muammar Gaddafi to open fire on demonstrators at a London protest where a policewoman was murdered.
05 January 2014 08:30 PM
Ashes humiliation is complete as Australia romp to 5-0 series victory
03 January 2014 06:07 PM
They once toiled underground in Kent but found themselves jobless after mining ended. Now the transformation of an old pit is bringing them hope
North Sea ferry blaze: Two arrested on Newscastle-Amsterdam boat as six people airlifted to hospital
29 December 2013 06:30 AM
The vessel - run by a Danish shipping company between North Shields and the Netherlands - had 946 passengers and 130 crew on board
23 December 2013 12:02 AM
Councils across England have been accused of implementing “an unacceptable mass ticketing culture” after the release of figures showing that car parking charges have generated £600m of surplus profit in the past year.
17 December 2013 10:35 PM
Harold Camping, the California preacher who staked his credibility, along with tens of millions of dollars of his fortune, on predictions that the world would end on several separate occasions only to give up such premonitions when they all failed has died. He was 92.
17 December 2013 07:44 PM
In an interview with BBC’s Newsnight in August, Ifthekar Jaman said it was his 'duty' to be in Syria because Muslims were 'being slaughtered'
10 December 2013 11:53 PM
They were the gleaming pay-as-you-ride cycles designed to steer the capital towards a two-wheeled revolution. Now, just three years on, Barclays is preparing to part company with Boris Johnson's bicycle hire scheme in wake of increased public safety concerns and a mounting cycling death toll.
Daniele Watts: Django Unchained actress detained by Los Angeles police after being mistaken for a prostitute
The political class is doing what Hitler couldn’t – destroying Britain
Scottish independence: Nationalist leader Jim Sillars threatens pro-union companies with 'day of reckoning' after independence
Scottish independence: Yes campaign feels the heat as Alex Salmond's NHS claims come under furious attack
£23m Birmingham cycle scheme is attacked by Tory councillor for not catering to the elderly
Salmond accused of laughing off national debt with ‘what are they going to do: invade?’ joke
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- 5 Daniele Watts: Django Unchained actress detained by Los Angeles police after being mistaken for a prostitute