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
Cameron is warned 'no possibility' of UK reducing immigration and that bid to bring in quota on migrant workers would be illegal
Sorry Judy Finnigan – Ched Evans is no less sickening than an alleyway rapist
Residents should throw a street party and mix with immigrant neighbours, councils told
Workers 'could be forced to pay £5 a week' to get benefits
Russell Brand threatened with arrest after filming outside Fox News headquarters
Amal Alamuddin calls for the return of the Elgin Marbles from Britain: 'Injustice has persisted for too long'
- 1 Sick elderly man makes 'complete turnaround' after emotional reunion with dog
- 2 Star Wars memorabilia dubbed 'bit of plastic' by Antiques Roadshow's Fiona Bruce valued at £50,000
- 3 Isis fighters 'crucify' 17-year-old boy in Syria
- 4 Ebola cruise ship ‘in utter panic’ as Mexico and Belize refuse to let it dock
- 5 Death of northern white rhino leaves just six of endangered animals left in the world