Oliver Wright is Whitehall Editor of The Independent.
18 August 2014 07:13 PM
Rail fares in Britain will rise by as much as five per cent next year – or even higher on some routes, the Government will formally announce today.
Warning for hospitals on NHS sick list as chief inspector says struggling facilities are ‘in denial’ over poor care
17 August 2014 09:39 PM
Exclusive: Some failing NHS Trusts won’t admit to problems, says chief inspector
17 August 2014 09:11 PM
Professor Sir Mike Richards says there is a blindness among supporters of the NHS to its failings
17 August 2014 08:20 PM
PM calls on Tehran to engage with the international community to beat extremists
17 August 2014 07:53 PM
Now departments must ask whether proposed reforms or changes to the law support family life
17 August 2014 07:18 PM
Speaker has decided to push for the appointment of Australian to become most powerful unelected official
15 August 2014 06:11 PM
The actions of Baroness Warsi, Boris Johnson and Mark Simmonds didn’t help, but as the economic revival fails to move the polls, the natives are getting restless over a lack of direction from the centre
15 August 2014 11:49 AM
Party members will have to approve Farage, but it's unlikely he will not be selected
14 August 2014 07:07 PM
Britain has suspended humanitarian aid air drops to refugees trapped on a mountainside in Northern Iraq after concluding that the situation was now “better than we had feared”.
13 August 2014 08:36 PM
Troops could re-enter the country ‘within days’ in mercy mission to protect refugees
Scottish independence referendum: A nation divided against itself
Scottish referendum results: Cross-party consensus collapses amid Tory-Labour spat on the 'English question'
Scottish independence: David Cameron is becoming the 'George Bush of Britain'
Russia freezes Ukraine into submission: Kiev admits country doesn't have enough fuel for winter
Plebgate MP Andrew Mitchell called officer a 'little s**t', claim court documents 'exposing ex-Chief Whip's 'record of abusing police'
Archbishop of Canterbury admits doubts about existence of God
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- 5 New Tricks: Dennis Waterman to leave the show after a decade of crime-solving