Oscar Quine is a writer, reporter and editorial assistant across The Independent titles
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.
Stephanie Beacham: The actress on Marlon Brando's animal magnetism, changing sexual mores and why Joan Collins will never visit her
09 August 2014 12:00 AM
Is it true you've seen Marlon Brando in his Y-fronts and Wellington boots?
If I’m being racially abused I don’t need a stranger with a saviour complex to rescue me
The only black face in the Ukip manifesto is on the page about overseas aid
Ukip is the only main political party to not address LGBT rights in its manifesto
Food banks: One million Britons will soon be using them, according to Trussell Trust
Religion isn't growing, it is becoming vigorous in its demise, says philosopher AC Grayling
BBC election debate: The one photo that summed up the whole 90-minute leaders debate
- 1 Rarest Beanie Baby bought for just £10 at car boot sale could be sold for £62,500 on eBay
- 2 Katie Hopkins and The Sun editor David Dinsmore reported to police for incitement to racial hatred following migrant boat column
- 3 Parma, Missouri: 80 per cent of town's police quit after first black mayor is elected
- 4 Australian student Tommy Connolly, 23, adopts his pregnant, homeless 17-year-old cousin to give her a chance at 'a better life'
- 5 Google search history can now be downloaded in its entirety, mass embarrassment expected