Press Awards Columnist of the Year 2008, the political commentator Matthew Norman also writes The Independent’s media diary.
‘Pierce Blue Eyes’ is, no doubt, the working title for the film that Wendy Deng plans to make about her friendship with Tony Blair
09 February 2014 06:00 PM
No one could argue about the peachy skin, let alone the manly beauty of his legs
There’s nothing the Right enjoys more than demonising Bob Crow. But why shouldn’t the Tube union’s boss take a holiday?
04 February 2014 06:52 PM
In this battle, it is Mr Crow who has shown the class and Boris who has played the thug
Weakness? What weakness? Jack Straw will be the first to tell you that he's not really bad at anything
02 February 2014 06:46 PM
Perhaps the Right Honourable MP's memory needs a little jogging
When an 87-year-old woman cannot afford to fix her roof, surely it is only right for the State to step in? Even if she is the Queen
28 January 2014 06:26 PM
She has not been on the blower to Wonga yet… it may only be a matter of time
28 January 2014 06:13 PM
Balls appears to be an unsackable shadow Chancellor
26 January 2014 07:30 PM
This veteran intellectual giant of the frothing right has been a delight since first being elected in 1983
Attempted murder, rent boys, a slaughtered dog: I remember when the Liberal Democrats knew how to cause a scandal
22 January 2014 11:45 AM
One admires this gift for hot-housing tiny scandalous acorns into mighty oaks
21 January 2014 06:24 PM
Road safety charities say the Hope and Champion offers ‘deadly temptation’
19 January 2014 07:23 PM
In practice his Government stigmatises immigrants and the poor
MP portraits: It’s either a hideous waste of public money – or a fitting way to immortalise our lawmakers...
14 January 2014 06:35 PM
In future, these works of art should be done by primary school surrealists
'We would evict Queen from Buckingham Palace and allocate her council house,' say Greens
French court convicts three over homophobic tweets, in case hailed as a 'significant victory' by LGBT rights campaigners
Greece elections: Syriza and EU on collision course after election win for left-wing party
British Muslim school children suffering a backlash of abuse following Paris attacks
Islamic history is full of free thinkers - but recent attempts to suppress critical thought are verging on the absurd
Leaked documents show Ukip leaders approve NHS privatisation once it becomes more 'acceptable to the electorate'
- 1 The BBC has just done more to eradicate ‘terrorism’ than all our wars since 9/11
- 2 Dog thinks owner is drowning in lake, dives in and tries to pull him out
- 3 Saudi preacher who 'raped and tortured' his five -year-old daughter to death is released after paying 'blood money'
- 4 Chilling drone footage captures Auschwitz ahead of 70th anniversary of liberation
- 5 Narendra Modi: Indian Prime Minister wears suit with pinstripes that spell his name to meet Barack Obama