Mark Leftly is political correspondent at The Independent on Sunday and associate business editor across the Independent titles. He writes a weekly column, Parliamentary Business, published on a Wednesday, that covers politics and the City. He is a multi-award winning reporter and was named Press Gazette's business magazine journalist of the year prior to joining The Independent on Sunday.
24 August 2015 12:01 AM
Exclusive: Scheme has fewer than 100 apprentices, figures reveal
23 August 2015 12:21 AM
In/Out referendum on Britain's future in the EU is expected next year
22 August 2015 10:00 PM
Former frontrunner says it is 'a bit of a stretch' to see Jeremy Corbyn as PM
22 August 2015 01:30 AM
The Palace of Westminster restoration programme is expected to be one of the most fiendishly difficult building jobs in the country when work starts
19 August 2015 01:23 AM
Parliamentary Business: Royal London has confirmed that it was a major beneficiary of the audacious overhaul of the system
18 August 2015 02:19 PM
The Thai baht fell to its weakest level in more than six years after more than 20 people were killed and 120 wounded in the worst ever terrorist attack on the country yesterday.
03 August 2015 10:39 PM
Exclusive: The move prompts speculation that the engineering giant will launch another assault on the lucrative British market
03 August 2015 05:15 AM
Business would share financial returns with the state, making it ideal for projects with a revenue-raising element, such as toll crossings
02 August 2015 10:08 PM
Exclusive: The Unite union is planning a series of demonstrations outside a number of Pizza Express’s 430 restaurants over the coming weeks
02 August 2015 04:45 AM
A pan-European convention protecting women and girls has yet to be ratified by the Government, years after it was signed
Britain to take more refugees as Cameron bows to pressure after more than 250,000 back our campaign
Senior British politicians tell David Cameron: When dead children are being washed up on beaches – it's time to act
Jeremy Corbyn calls Osama bin Laden's killing a 'tragedy' - but was it taken out of context?
If these extraordinarily powerful images of a dead Syrian child washed up on a beach don't change Europe's attitude to refugees, what will?
If you're not already angry about the refugee crisis, here's a history lesson to remind you why you really should be
Theresa May says migrants should be banned from entering the UK unless they have jobs lined up
- 1 President Obama leaves touching comment on Humans of New York photo from Iran
- 2 If these extraordinarily powerful images of a dead Syrian child washed up on a beach don't change Europe's attitude to refugees, what will?
- 3 The Chinese city where men have 'three girlfriends because there are so many women'
- 4 German police forced to ask public to stop bringing donations for refugees arriving by train
- 5 Orthorexia nervosa: How becoming obsessed with healthy eating can lead to malnutrition