Press Awards Columnist of the Year 2008, the political commentator Matthew Norman also writes The Independent’s media diary.
23 December 2014 06:58 PM
It’s only natural to love a bit of chaos
21 December 2014 08:15 PM
Even if he doesn't, the MP could be trying to send a signal to the Rochdale electorate about his true stance on immigration
First Sports Personality of the Year and then X Factor: The people have spoken... and they haven’t got a clue
16 December 2014 06:37 PM
While we may safely be permitted the trivial political choices, it's obvious that we cannot be trusted with the serious stuff
14 December 2014 07:38 PM
One need not understand the Murphy mind to salute the self-sacrificial little lamb
09 December 2014 07:07 PM
My only complaint with Little Ed’s pledge-vow is that it doesn’t go far enough
07 December 2014 05:55 PM
This week the Government will publish its proposals for “English votes for English laws”
05 December 2014 02:00 PM
One left the domestic stage long ago to fill the family coffers, the other will soon depart for what he hopes will be a final big job and chance to do some good. Yet even on the day Gordon Brown confirmed his retirement from Westminster, he and Tony Blair still seemed locked in combat.
Penny Mordaunt's 'fowl' language might not fly with the British press, but does anyone else actually care?
30 November 2014 06:36 PM
The MP has been caught inserting the word "cock" into one of her speeches for a bet
25 November 2014 05:46 PM
The Tory grandee's awful verbal attack on a cab driver doesn't teach us anything that we don't already know
23 November 2014 06:43 PM
It will take a minor miracle to stop him
British actor Idris Elba cannot star as James Bond because he is black, says shock jock Rush Limbaugh
Rozanne Duncan: Ukip expels councillor for 'jaw-dropping' comments made in BBC TV interview
Germany anti-Islam protests: 17,000 march on Dresden against 'Islamification of the West'
Ukip member gets into Christmas spirit with Union Flag plea to Santa 'for our country back'
BBC director Danny Cohen: Rising UK antisemitism makes me feel more uncomfortable than ever
Alex Salmond has 'broken his word to the Scottish people' says Scottish Lib Dem leader
- 1 PlayStation and Xbox hacked by Lizard Squad
- 2 The 'Black Museum': After 150 years, public set to see exhibits from police’s grisly crime museum
- 3 British actor Idris Elba cannot star as James Bond because he is black, says shock jock Rush Limbaugh
- 4 Vagina canoe artist defends herself over ‘obscenity’ charges
- 5 The Queen’s speech 2014: Recap and Twitter reaction to Game of Thrones reference