Oliver Wright is Whitehall Editor of The Independent.
16 December 2014 08:22 PM
Inside Westminster: As we approach election, consider whether past faults are being exaggerated by mass communication of the present
15 December 2014 07:44 PM
Scrapping nuclear weapons could be the price of Coalition
14 December 2014 11:20 PM
Tory MP for Shipley has managed to thwart a number of bills to prevent abuses – by talking them out
11 December 2014 06:47 PM
Governor Bush claims there is nothing in his business practices to prevent a Presidential bid
11 December 2014 12:03 AM
Ten million people around the world will die unnecessarily every year by 2050 unless new antibiotics are created to tackle drug-resistant infections, a study concludes today.
10 December 2014 09:28 PM
Move is part of a much bigger drive to open up swathes of government and local authority data
10 December 2014 11:22 AM
Inside Westminster: You can’t bank savings without traumatic structural change
10 December 2014 12:00 AM
Meanwhile, a third of NHS contracts go to private firms
Tory attitudes to poverty under fire amid benefit sanctions and Baroness Jenkin comment that poor 'don’t know how to cook'
08 December 2014 09:52 PM
Baroness Jenkin forced to apologise after blaming food bank use on culinary incompetence
04 December 2014 06:04 PM
Dominic Raab warns that rising house prices could catch people out
British Muslim leaders outraged after Eric Pickles says followers of Islam should 'prove their identity'
UK terror fears: My jihadist son returned from Syria mentally scarred – now he is being ignored
Nigel Farage: NHS might have to be replaced by private health insurance
Billy Crystal: 'Stop shoving gay sex scenes in my face'
French court convicts three over homophobic tweets, in case hailed as a 'significant victory' by LGBT rights campaigners
David Cameron says anyone criticising Eric Pickles' letter to Muslims 'really has a problem'
- 1 Heavy metal producer's corpse to be mutilated by models as per his dying wish
- 2 Man who held up 'hire me' sign at Waterloo station returns a year later with 'I'm hiring' sign
- 3 Nineteen-year-old student left gifts for parents before taking her own life
- 4 Deliberately urinating before sex can increase risk of urinary tract infections
- 5 Winston Churchill: From accusations of anti-Semitism to the blunt refusal that led to the deaths of millions