Martin King is Digital Operations Editor for the Independent
03 June 2013 02:41 PM
With the news that Captain Francesco Schettino will face trial for manslaughter, new pictures show preparations to right the giant liner before floating it away to be cut up for scrap
21 May 2013 11:30 AM
There are reports that debris was carried over 100 miles from Moore
05 March 2013 02:23 PM
Imagine a limestone gorge. Look back in time and imagine it covered over. And then think what happens at some time between the two. Imagine standing above ground at that stage and discovering the first hole in what was then a cavern 'roof' when the ground opened up. And you're thinking of a sinkhole.
27 February 2013 09:28 PM
The final path of meteor that injured about 1,000 people as it blasted to earth over the Russian city of Chelyabinsk has been plotted by astronomers.
27 February 2013 03:10 PM
Did the big chill increase the chance of catching a cold? Yes it did, says the expert
22 February 2013 11:02 AM
Bitter weather and snow flurries are forecast for large parts of the UK as February refuses to provide any glimpse of an impending spring.
Prisoner X unveiled? Man who killed himself in Israeli jail-within-a-jail 'was Australian Mossad agent'
12 February 2013 03:40 PM
A prisoner so anonymous that apparently not even his jailers knew his name or why he was locked up was a 34-year-old who had been recruited by Mossad, according to the Australian Broadcasting Corporation.
12 February 2013 02:40 PM
Claimants 'can demand return of lost benefits over failure to comply'
Cloudy with a chance of 'thundersnow'! Forecasters warn of 70mph winds as sub-zero temperatures return
05 February 2013 03:20 PM
A widespread alert was issued today for the northern half of England and most of Scotland - warning of ice, snow and freezing weather combined with lightning.
24 January 2013 11:42 AM
Mariska the mare has been amazing horse-lovers around the world with her skill in opening doors.
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
Ukip MEP calls for reintroduction of death penalty on fiftieth anniversary of last deaths
Russell Brand calls for Israel boycott: Comedian urges big businesses that 'facilitate the oppression of people in Gaza' to pull funding
Michael Brown shooting: Chaos erupts on the streets of Ferguson after autopsy shows teenager was shot six times – twice in the head
- 1 Michael Brown shooting: Police shoot and kill second young black man near Ferguson
- 2 James Foley 'beheaded': Isis video shows militant with British accent 'execute US journalist' – and warns Obama of more to come
- 3 ALS ice bucket challenge co-founder Corey Griffin drowns aged 27
- 4 Cilla Black defends Cliff Richard: 'I am positive that the allegations are without foundation'
- 5 James Foley 'beheading': Met police warn public watching murder video could be criminal offence