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.
03 March 2013 09:30 PM
The first British-born casualty of the Syrian civil war has been revealed as Ibrahim al-Mazwagi, a 21-year-old jihadist who graduated from Hertfordshire University last year.
20 February 2013 05:27 PM
Children’s illustrator Sir Quentin Blake has used his new status as a knight of the realm to decry the lack of recognition for the arts in the honours system.
05 February 2013 06:43 PM
Study finds that professionals are struggling to cope
04 February 2013 12:51 PM
The mighty Etch A Sketch. Tell me more...
03 February 2013 04:06 PM
Man arrested after holding a knife to his throat outside Buckingham Palace
01 February 2013 10:17 PM
Comedian attacks production companies behind popular shows for simply employing their own clients
14 January 2013 12:15 PM
Now that name rings a bell
04 January 2013 10:29 AM
So the director of spectacularly violent cult classics is back?
02 January 2013 11:08 AM
Another incredible discovery for the world famous scientist?
02 January 2013 11:06 AM
The King of Comedy?
Scotland may have to leave the EU even if it votes to stay in, David Cameron confirms
Report finds that Britain's wages are the most unequal in Europe
As a white man, I'm surprised more women aren't tweeting the hashtag #KillAllWhiteMen
Almost a third of school pupils believe 'Muslims are taking over our country', study claims
Labour leadership: Battle lines are drawn as members battle over party's ideology at first hustings of the contest
Gay marriage 'Bert and Ernie' cake bakery found guilty of discrimination in Northern Ireland
- 1 JK Rowling horrified by Harry Potter actor Matthew Lewis's raunchy photoshoot
- 2 As a white man, I'm surprised more women aren't tweeting the hashtag #KillAllWhiteMen
- 3 Georgia Army veteran arrested for breaking window to save dog has charges dropped
- 4 New Zealand 'the best country to work as a prostitute', says sex worker advocacy group
- 5 Melissa McCarthy's brilliant response to one sexist question posed to her on the red carpet by a male reporter