Oliver Duggan has a BA in Politics and Parliamentary Studies from the University of Leeds and an MA in Newspaper Journalism from City University London. He works as a freelance reporter and editorial assistant for The Independent and i with a focus on Home Affairs and politics.
17 December 2013 12:19 PM
An elderly doctor has appeared in court charged with child rape and indecent assault.
10 December 2013 04:05 PM
The Tour de France winner and Olympic gold medallist was recognised for his services to cycling
28 October 2013 10:23 PM
The house billed as the most expensive council home in Britain has been sold for £2.96m in an “extremely competitive” auction that lasted only minutes. The 200-year-old Grade II-listed property, close to Borough Market in South London, was auctioned by Savills to raise money for social housing in the area.
'Active Choice+' vs 'Default On': how Cameron’s crackdown on internet pornography became a rebranding exercise
15 July 2013 09:02 PM
Government demands firms vocally back its preferred online protection measures
15 July 2013 08:58 PM
Australia’s Health Minister has accused the UK Government of dropping plans to introduce blank cigarette packaging due to pressure from tobacco companies and one of their former lobbyists now working for the Conservatives.
12 July 2013 04:54 PM
Former US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton rakes in up to $200,000 (£132,000) a night in the lucrative world of professional speechmaking, according to The New York Times.
12 July 2013 03:58 PM
Rearrangement indicates ancient execution rituals designed to ensure the dead do not return to life, say archaeologists
12 July 2013 12:50 PM
Chancellor George Osborne will be forced to abandon the Government ring fence-around the NHS and pension budgets and further cut public spending if he is to keep pledge not to raise taxes after the 2015 election, a leading think tank has said.
12 July 2013 12:00 PM
Days of fierce protests and long Dail debates plagued the passage of the Protection of Life During Pregnancy Bill
12 July 2013 10:12 AM
Business Secretary Vince Cable has said the Coalition will “toughen up” on private contracts after the Government disclosed two major firms had charged the taxpayer to monitor non-existent electronic tags.
General Election 2015: Chuka Umunna on the benefits of immigration, humility – and his leader Ed Miliband
The sickening truth about food banks that the Tories don't want you to know
Migrant boat disaster: Ukip candidate mocks victims in sickening Twitter post
Nigel Farage wants the BBC to stop making programmes like Doctor Who, Strictly Come Dancing, and Top Gear
Global warming: Scientists say temperatures could rise by 6C by 2100 and call for action ahead of UN meeting in Paris
General Election 2015: Britain would become a 'communist dictatorship' under Ed Miliband and Nicola Sturgeon, claims wife of Michael Gove
- 2 Migrant crisis: Greek soldier saved 20 people singlehandedly off Rhodes beach
- 3 Sofyen Belamouadden murder: The inside story of a crime that horrified Britain
- 4 Company breaks open Apple Watch to discover what it says is 'planned obsolescence'
- 5 UK weather: Britain braced for snow to replace sun as arctic air mass moves in