Oliver Wright is Whitehall Editor of The Independent.
08 July 2014 07:22 PM
Justice secretary Chris Grayling has said the Government is 'very open' to the idea of changing the law
07 July 2014 08:27 PM
Thug was able to return to the UK, where he set their house on fire and attempted to kill them
06 July 2014 10:36 PM
Police would lose the power to unilaterally “drop” rape investigations, even if they think there is insufficient evidence to proceed, under Labour plans to revolutionise the way sexual crimes are handled.
Scottish independence exclusive: Alex Salmond accuses Cameron of playing ‘roulette’ with Scotland’s future
06 July 2014 09:38 PM
Alex Salmond opens up a new front in the Scottish referendum campaign today as he accuses David Cameron of playing a game of “European roulette” with Scotland’s future in the EU.
06 July 2014 09:17 PM
Campaigning Labour member says Tory minister ‘stepped out of the shadows’ to confront him
£160,000 for a tennis match between David Cameron and Boris Johnson - with Lynton Crosby as ball boy
04 July 2014 06:11 PM
The Conservatives offered up their Australian election chief to act as a “ball boy” for a fund-raising auction tennis match between David Cameron and Boris Johnson which was successfully bid for by the wife of a wealthy Russian oligarch, it has emerged
04 July 2014 06:00 PM
Labour is considering making a formal complaint after Conservative researchers posed as students to secretly record comments by the party’s policy chief Jon Cruddas.
03 July 2014 08:39 PM
Firm donated one third of its profits to party in year leading up to 2010 election
02 July 2014 08:31 PM
Labour has accused the Prime Minister of trying to 'buy his way to power'
01 July 2014 07:22 PM
Microsoft and Hewlett Packard are worried Treasury plans to give more contracts to small suppliers
The 'scroungers’ fight back: The welfare claimants battling to alter stereotypes
A day in the life of Vladimir Putin: The dictator in his labyrinth
Arizona execution lasts two hours as killer Joseph Wood left 'snorting and gasping' for air
Malaysia Airlines MH17 crash: Ukrainian military jet was flying close to passenger plane before it was shot down, says Russian officer
Malaysia Airlines MH17 crash: Massive rise in sale of British arms to Russia
Malaysia Airlines MH17 crash: victims’ bodies bundled in black bags and loaded onto trains
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- 4 Exclusive: David Cameron’s Big Society in tatters as charity watchdog launches investigation into claims of Government funding misuse
- 5 Joey Barton and Yossi Benayoun become involved in Twitter row over Israel-Gaza conflict