Press Awards Columnist of the Year 2008, the political commentator Matthew Norman also writes The Independent’s media diary.
17 June 2014 04:39 PM
Of course the 64-year-old Green peeresses with the potential to wield bicycle clips is a lethal enemy of the state
Theresa May should tell Boris that the advent of Philip Neville as an effective anaesthetic means water cannons are no longer needed
15 June 2014 08:27 PM
Neville revealed himself to be a viciously soporific dullard
10 June 2014 05:45 PM
If they are the same as the Coalition’s, does that mean CCTV cameras in class and lessons in bashing the poor?
Despite all evidence to the contrary, Iain Duncan Smith still insists everything is tickety-boo with his big project
25 May 2014 06:43 PM
His bold attempt to restrict welfare is an even bigger calamity than previously thought
20 May 2014 05:47 PM
You have to wonder anew whether the politician’s ungodly resilience is a sign of strength, paralysis or delusion
18 May 2014 08:44 PM
We all know about the leap year, but the leap second? It's now under threat, but our beloved science minister is here to save it
Max Clifford played a crucial role in the conviction of Jonathan King. Now the roles have been reversed
04 May 2014 07:23 PM
Plus, Louise Mensch really knows glamour when she sees it
Max Clifford guilty verdict: To inflict suffering and feel no shame - that is the mystery of men like this
29 April 2014 06:11 PM
He bragged about earning a fortune from suppressing stories, but failed to perform that protective role for himself
The notion that Mr T directs his righteous wrath at the wrong target is wildly misdirected and it ill behoves anyone to call him demented
27 April 2014 06:23 PM
It took a man with both unimpeachable integrity and flawless perspective to identify The Independent as the bad guy
The tragedy of David Moyes is one Nick Clegg will understand only too well: you can’t say no to the job, but can’t do it either
22 April 2014 05:41 PM
Unlike Ferguson’s vintage wines, Moyes neither travelled well nor matured
British Muslim leaders outraged after Eric Pickles says followers of Islam should 'prove their identity'
UK terror fears: My jihadist son returned from Syria mentally scarred – now he is being ignored
Nigel Farage: NHS might have to be replaced by private health insurance
Billy Crystal: 'Stop shoving gay sex scenes in my face'
French court convicts three over homophobic tweets, in case hailed as a 'significant victory' by LGBT rights campaigners
David Cameron says anyone criticising Eric Pickles' letter to Muslims 'really has a problem'
- 1 Heavy metal producer's corpse to be mutilated by models as per his dying wish
- 2 Man who held up 'hire me' sign at Waterloo station returns a year later with 'I'm hiring' sign
- 3 Nineteen-year-old student left gifts for parents before taking her own life
- 4 Deliberately urinating before sex can increase risk of urinary tract infections