Oliver Wright is Whitehall Editor of The Independent.
25 March 2015 07:06 PM
"We must extend the freedom of LGBT citizens, both here and abroad"
24 March 2015 06:16 PM
Officials had been entitled to an extra day off a year
23 March 2015 08:44 PM
In the second in our series on genetically modified crops, Oliver Wright reports from St Louis – where science meets nature in the cause of feeding tomorrow's world
23 March 2015 07:39 PM
Monsanto CEO : ‘We never thought about our place in the food chain’
22 March 2015 09:45 PM
The MOJ told G4S to retract an invitation issued to the Howard League to visit prisons run by the firm at Birmingham and Oakwood in Staffordshire
22 March 2015 09:36 PM
The revelations sparked allegations of hypocrisy from the Tories but Labour said the party would owe nothing to donors if it forms a government
22 March 2015 08:52 PM
We need to have a more nuanced debate about GM – rather than a simple good versus bad argument that we’ve had for the past 20 years
22 March 2015 08:48 PM
Oliver Wright reports from Uganda on a project involving a staple food crop – the matooke – which has sparked frantic political lobbying
22 March 2015 08:42 PM
Exclusive: Independent investigation reveals how African farmers are warned of cancer threat that ‘doesn’t exist’
22 March 2015 07:46 PM
Mr Salmond suggested today that the SNP would extract a high price if Ed Miliband could only enter Downing Street with SNP support
General Election 2015: Chuka Umunna on the benefits of immigration, humility – and his leader Ed Miliband
The sickening truth about food banks that the Tories don't want you to know
Migrant boat disaster: Ukip candidate mocks victims in sickening Twitter post
Nigel Farage wants the BBC to stop making programmes like Doctor Who, Strictly Come Dancing, and Top Gear
Global warming: Scientists say temperatures could rise by 6C by 2100 and call for action ahead of UN meeting in Paris
General Election 2015: Britain would become a 'communist dictatorship' under Ed Miliband and Nicola Sturgeon, claims wife of Michael Gove
- 1 Woman 'suffocates newborn baby in plastic bag and puts it in her desk minutes after giving birth'
- 2 I've been called an abusive and dangerous parent, when all I did was listen to my transgender child
- 3 Company breaks open Apple Watch to discover what it says is 'planned obsolescence'
- 4 Teaching profession headed for crisis as numbers continue to drop and working lives become 'unbearable'
- 5 Chinese student carries disabled friend to school every day for three years