Nigel Morris is Deputy Political Editor at The Independent.
World's 85 richest people have as much as poorest 3.5 billion: Oxfam warns Davos of ‘pernicious impact’ of the widening wealth gap
20 January 2014 12:05 AM
The 85 richest people on the planet have accumulated as much wealth between them as half of the world’s population, political and financial leaders have been warned ahead of their annual gathering in the Swiss resort of Davos.
Police to be issued with new scanners which can instantly call up motorists' licences in road-side checks
17 January 2014 06:43 PM
Rules that grant stopped motorists seven days to present their driving licence at a police station will be swept away under plans to issue officers with hand-held machines that will instantly call up licences.
17 January 2014 12:15 PM
George Osborne was facing a backlash from business leader today over his support for a sharp increase in the value of the national minimum wage.
17 January 2014 12:07 AM
Policy Exchange urges immediate action to cut the 650,000 single parent households that are not in any kind of work
17 January 2014 12:00 AM
Secure college will house up to 320 young troublemakers
'Reform or decline': George Osborne to tell EU to overhaul in speech to Conservative party's Eurosceptics
15 January 2014 12:04 AM
The latest outbreak of infighting over Europe has placed fresh strain on Coalition unity, with one senior Lib Dem figure likening David Cameron to Neville Chamberlain in his willingness to appease
Britain’s first new Further Education College for more than 20 years will train 2,000 engineers for HS2 project
14 January 2014 12:01 AM
Britain’s first new Further Education College for more than 20 years is to be built to train 2,000 engineers for the planned High Speed 2 rail link, the Government will announce today.
12 January 2014 07:49 PM
The new justice minister tells Nigel Morris why he decided to take a ministerial job with the Coalition, despite being one of its harshest Liberal Democrat critics
09 January 2014 06:40 PM
Prime Minister accused of being unaware of the impact of government austerity measures on the city
08 January 2014 10:00 PM
Ministers ready to increase sums paid to affected communities in effort to pacify local opposition
Britain's top vet sparks controversy with call for ban on slashing animals' throats in 'ritual' slaughters for halal and kosher meat products
Exclusive: Impact of immigrants on British workers ‘negligible’
Katie Hopkins continues campaign to become Britain's most hated talking head with poorly timed Bob Crow tweet
Grace Dent: Who cares if she spells it Barraco Barner? Gemma Worrall is more employable than some bookish arts graduate
Ukraine crisis: Russia pledges to 'retaliate against sanctions' as Ukrainian president says Crimea vote will not be recognised
The quiet diplomat: Catherine Ashton - recognised and admired in all the world’s troubled countries, yet ridiculed at home
- 1 Three-quarters of Britons are saying it wrong - the top ten most common mispronunciations
- 2 Boy George: Bad karma
- 3 Grace Dent: Who cares if she spells it Barraco Barner? Gemma Worrall is more employable than some bookish arts graduate
- 4 First Kiss video: Filmmaker gets 20 strangers to make out on YouTube with awkward results
- 5 Ian Wright breaks down in ITV documentary charting his rise to Arsenal and England striker