Oscar Quine is a writer, reporter and editorial assistant across The Independent titles
Terry Wogan: The broadcaster on Eurovision tipples, Michael Phelps’s big feet, and being blanked by Madonna
13 September 2014 12:00 AM
Who has been the worst behaved guest on Children in Need?
Why are people paying to be terrified by blood-soaked maniacs and chainsaw-wielding murderers at "scare parks"?
10 September 2014 09:40 PM
Oscar Quine heads to Scare Kingdom Scream Park in Lancashire for an evening of immersive terror - including being bound in cling film and locked in a coffin
Thandie Newton: The actor on being an outsider, female empowerment, and the internet's obsession with her feet
06 September 2014 12:00 AM
Did you know that if you Google your name, the second auto-suggestion is 'Thandie Newton feet'?
04 September 2014 06:28 PM
Most arduous household chores have long been labour-free, thanks to technological advances like washing machines and dishwashers.
03 September 2014 12:00 AM
Katharine Birbalsingh: The anonymous blogger turned free school head on discipline, a memorable pupil and an old teacher's 'love dots'
30 August 2014 12:00 AM
Do you have fond memories of school?
Frank Mugisha: Uganda's most outspoken gay rights activist on changing people's attitudes, coming out, and the threat of being attacked
23 August 2014 12:00 AM
You said recently that if you were a gay 13-year-old in Uganda today you probably wouldn't tell anyone. Why have things got worse since the Nineties?
21 August 2014 05:13 PM
Oscar Quine cleanses, tones and moisturises to find skin-savers blokes will be proud to display on the bathroom shelf
Tom Aikens: The chef on the greats who inspired him, fitness regimes and what he thinks of beer at breakfast
16 August 2014 12:00 AM
Morning. Where in the world are you and what did you have for breakfast?
15 August 2014 06:25 PM
A dominatrix whose website provides paid-for bondage and sadomasochistic content has won her David-and-Goliath battle against a quango’s attempts to regulate her site in the same way as ITV Player.
'We would evict Queen from Buckingham Palace and allocate her council house,' say Greens
French court convicts three over homophobic tweets, in case hailed as a 'significant victory' by LGBT rights campaigners
Greece elections: Syriza and EU on collision course after election win for left-wing party
British Muslim school children suffering a backlash of abuse following Paris attacks
Islamic history is full of free thinkers - but recent attempts to suppress critical thought are verging on the absurd
30,000 reasons why the rhetoric on immigrants claiming benefits can stop now
- 1 The BBC has just done more to eradicate ‘terrorism’ than all our wars since 9/11
- 2 Dog thinks owner is drowning in lake, dives in and tries to pull him out
- 3 Saudi preacher who 'raped and tortured' his five -year-old daughter to death is released after paying 'blood money'
- 4 Chilling drone footage captures Auschwitz ahead of 70th anniversary of liberation
- 5 Narendra Modi: Indian Prime Minister wears suit with pinstripes that spell his name to meet Barack Obama