Martin King is Digital Operations Editor for the Independent
Crossrail latest in pictures: Three miles of platform and station tunnels created under central London and Docklands
10 July 2014 10:53 AM
Construction of new stations reaches halfway stage - with four years to go before 24 trains an hour pass through each way at peak times
05 February 2014 09:12 AM
Commuters faced the dilemma of zig-zagging round to work via the remnant Tube and on crowded buses - or putting on comfy footwear
Johannes Kepler's 442nd birthday: Google Doodle celebrates 17th-century mathematician, astronomer and astrologer
27 December 2013 06:40 AM
Johanes Kepler, who was born on 27 December 1771, was born near Stuttgart and made his foray into astronomy after he worked as a maths teacher in Graz, Austria - where he became an associate of Prince Hans Ulrich von Eggenberg.
27 November 2013 06:45 PM
After two jackpot marriages hit the rocks, is someone fearing they'd become unlucky in love? Or maybe it's just down to a hole in the pocket...
24 September 2013 11:49 AM
66ft longer than the London Shard is tall, the liner enters service next spring
17 July 2013 11:17 AM
Martin King recalls the record-breaking drought's effect on his Warwickshire countryside
04 July 2013 11:00 AM
Pamela Knox was driving along when suddenly her car started to slip into a hole - and kept on slipping.
19 June 2013 01:42 PM
In summers gone by, today's weather statistics would hardly be worth a mention. But after a freezing winter, snow in May and a miserable summer so far, this afternoon at least brought a sunny smile to many British faces.
07 June 2013 10:11 AM
A man has died after a car fell from a cliff today at Newquay in Cornwall. Police said he was alone in the vehicle.
04 June 2013 11:40 AM
Students would have to wait a full year if they need re-sit
Richard Dawkins on babies with Down Syndrome: 'Abort it and try again – it would be immoral to bring it into the world'
Scottish independence: English people overwhelmingly want Scotland to stay in the UK
Isis threat: Cameron wants an alliance with Iran
Crisis? What crisis? A visiting US doctor gives the NHS a rave review
Michael Brown shooting: Chaos erupts on the streets of Ferguson after autopsy shows teenager was shot six times – twice in the head
Scottish Independence Referendum: Salmond described as 'arrogant, ambitious and dishonest' by Scottish women
- 1 Richard Dawkins on babies with Down Syndrome: 'Abort it and try again – it would be immoral to bring it into the world'
- 2 ALS ice bucket challenge co-founder Corey Griffin drowns, aged 27
- 3 A third of employers never check job applicants' qualifications, survey finds
- 4 James Foley beheading: Fox news presenter Megyn Kelly annoyed by Ferguson update during broadcast about murdered journalist
- 5 Paul Scholes: Manchester United need five experienced players who can turn round a desperate situation