Oliver Wright is Whitehall Editor of The Independent.
25 February 2014 05:28 PM
In any scheme of this nature there is a trade-off between privacy and better health
Scottish independence: Warnings over pound ‘swaying undecided voters’ as poll shows strong lead for 'No' vote
24 February 2014 12:08 AM
Support grows for unionist cause after attacks on plans for EU and pound by Barroso and Osborne
22 February 2014 12:00 AM
New Labour Party rules will ‘give power back to ordinary people’ on unprecedented scale as subscription will give anyone the right to influence policy and leadership elections
21 February 2014 07:24 PM
With membership numbers declining, Labour’s leader desperately needs to connect with people. Oliver Wright hears how he plans to do it
20 February 2014 06:30 PM
One has been the face of the BBC’s General Election coverage for 35 years and despite turning 76 next year has no intention of stopping any time soon.
19 February 2014 06:50 PM
Cameron will be forced to rule out his top choices to take over from Baroness Ashton in Brussels
18 February 2014 07:58 PM
MP’s comments come after Briton carries out suicide attack in Shia-Sunni Syria conflict
18 February 2014 07:00 PM
Last month Tory strategists issued an edict to Government departments banning them from highlighting events that do not chime with the party's key themes
17 February 2014 10:00 PM
British American Tobacco has launched a TV, press and poster campaign for its e-cigarette, Vype
17 February 2014 05:57 PM
Committee outlines shake-up in Parliamentary rules following exposé by ‘The Independent’
Apple's Tim Cook: Business isn’t just about making profit
Thousands of young people forced to go without food after benefits wrongly stopped under 'draconian' new sanctions regime
Ukraine crisis: New navy chief 'defects' and surrenders Crimean HQ as Putin claims ultranationalists forced intervention
Britain's top vet sparks controversy with call for ban on slashing animals' throats in 'ritual' slaughters for halal and kosher meat products
Ukraine crisis: Russia dismisses '3am ultimatum' as 'total nonsense'
If you're horrified by a flame-roasted dog, you should be shocked at a hog roast
- 1 The future of sex: The first female condoms were derided, mistrusted and shunned - but will their modern counterparts catch on?
- 2 South African rhino finally put down after roaming Kruger park for days with horn hacked off and bullet in brain
- 3 Channel 4 announces two-hour TV show to be broadcast 'Live from Space' later this month
- 4 Man stabbed with Legend of Zelda Master Sword in serious condition
- 5 Study suggests that 'gaydars' are real - at least for women