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.
08 July 2015 01:01 AM
Parliamentary Business: They think a business Eurosceptic needs to tell voters that there is a world of trade beyond Brussels
05 July 2015 11:59 PM
The winner will be announced in the autumn, when Sir Paul, who was knighted for services to trade unions last month, stands down
05 July 2015 02:45 AM
Richard Brown, recently appointed to the ailing firm, has strong links with HS2
05 July 2015 01:34 AM
Former minister wants local authorities to take responsibility for Crown Estate lands in Orkney and Shetland, rather than the Holyrood parliament
05 July 2015 12:10 AM
The multibillion pound project may require river to be used as a supply route
01 July 2015 06:15 AM
George Osborne is preparing to give more than £100m to develop the Crossrail 2 proposal
26 June 2015 01:30 AM
Exclusive: Rothschild hired to look into sale as upgrades are delayed and bonuses cancelled
22 June 2015 05:45 AM
There will be nearly 1,000 civil servants working on the £50bn High Speed Two railway, a number that has staggered project management experts.
21 June 2015 12:56 AM
Officials warned never to use the word 'impact' as a verb and to spell out contractions so that 'doesn’t' becomes 'does not'
Lib Dem leadership candidate Norman Lamb removes two campaign team members over 'push polling' claims
20 June 2015 10:31 PM
The police and the Information Commissioner have been approached by concerned party members over phone calls made on 19 June
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
Refugees welcome: More than 250,000 sign Independent petition calling for Britain to 'take its fair share'
- 1 What marriage would look like if we actually followed the Bible
- 2 President Obama leaves touching comment on Humans of New York photo from Iran
- 3 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?
- 4 The Chinese city where men have 'three girlfriends because there are so many women'
- 5 'Heartbreaking' Syria orphan photo wasn't taken in Syria and not of orphan