Nigel Morris is Deputy Political Editor at The Independent.
28 August 2014 12:00 AM
Britain is lagging behind Equatorial Guinea, Madagascar and Kyrgyzstan in its efforts to increase the number of women in politics, a damning report reveals today.
27 August 2014 12:26 AM
A school has been forced to turn a roof into a playground as councils take desperate measures to cope with a £1bn-plus black hole in their education budgets, local authority leaders warn today.
26 August 2014 10:00 PM
The crisis over Commons Speaker John Bercow’s choice for a top parliamentary job has deepened after both Downing Street and the current incumbent raised doubts over his handling of the selection.
08 August 2014 09:28 PM
Britain last night refused to rule out joining US air strikes on militants in Iraq if the bloodshed worsened, while making clear it would only provide technical assistance for now.
08 August 2014 06:34 PM
Nigel Farage is to launch a bid to become an MP at next year’s general election by standing in the Kent constituency of Thanet South, local activists have disclosed.
08 August 2014 05:54 PM
Iraqi Christians and other religious minorities facing ethnic cleansing at the hands of Islamist extremists should be given refuge in Britain, the Archbishop of Canterbury Justin Welby said yesterday as the UK gave its support to US air strikes on the militant forces.
08 August 2014 01:04 PM
Other prominent businesswomen include Facebook chief Joanna Shields and TalkTalk's Dido Harding
07 August 2014 10:02 PM
New law a ‘positive step’ in reducing number of lives ruined by drugs
06 August 2014 10:18 PM
Support for the Greens is steadily growing as the party benefits from the splintering of traditional political loyalties, the latest poll of polls for The Independent discloses today.
05 August 2014 10:40 PM
The Mayor of London believes the 28-nation bloc is 'suffering from a crisis of economic underperformance'
Scottish independence referendum: A nation divided against itself
Scottish referendum results: Cross-party consensus collapses amid Tory-Labour spat on the 'English question'
Scottish independence: David Cameron is becoming the 'George Bush of Britain'
Russia freezes Ukraine into submission: Kiev admits country doesn't have enough fuel for winter
Archbishop of Canterbury admits doubts about existence of God
Portuguese academic says British are 'filthy, violent and drunk'
- 1 Scottish referendum: So how about the English now being given a chance to split from England?
- 2 Friends 20th anniversary: Alison Jackson photographs reunited cast
- 3 London council removes 'unacceptable' Stamford Hill posters telling women which side of the road to walk down
- 4 The response to my Pizza Express review has been overwhelming, and taught me a lot about journalism
- 5 Free U2 album: How the most generous giveaway in music history turned into a PR disaster