Paul Bignell is the acting News Editor of the i Paper. He was previously a home news reporter for the Independent for one year and a reporter for the Independent on Sunday for six years
18 January 2014 07:00 PM
In the company of a veteran scientist for the British Antarctic Survey, Paul Bignell encounters choppy seas, curious wildlife and the bewildering sight of the never-setting summer sun
21 November 2013 09:53 AM
If there's one thing students enjoy more than a few quiet pints, it's flexing their intellectual muscles at the same time.
08 September 2013 12:00 AM
The maths graduate and leading mixed martial artist, describes the sport's appeal
31 August 2013 06:00 PM
The Booker winner tells Paul Bignell how he first became inspired to write his new volume of short stories
28 August 2013 06:36 PM
Justin Welby stands by decision to vote against same-sex marriage legislation
27 August 2013 07:59 PM
Premier League footballers are not doing enough to help disadvantaged young people, according to the American sportsman recruited by Boris Johnson to mentor London’s teenagers.
‘I was desperate for my team to make it’: Adventurers caught in Greenland storm tell inquest of ordeal that killed friend
19 August 2013 08:00 PM
Philip Goodeve-Docker died from hypothermia after team became trapped in a tent where temperatures plunged to -20C
18 August 2013 12:00 AM
For the first time in 118 years, the conductor on the Royal Albert Hall podium will be a woman. It's a chance she is keen to take to promote equality. Paul Bignell meets Marin Alsop
Balcombe fracking protest widens: Second campsite opens as activists prepare to step up their campaign against shale gas exploration in Sussex
18 August 2013 12:00 AM
For a brief moment, it was a picture of peace. Smells of the previous night's extinguished fires mingled with fresh coffee and, despite a heavy police presence, Balcombe, the centre of a national debate over shale gas extraction, was calm yesterday.
13 August 2013 03:13 PM
16 year-old, who was expecting his GCSE results next week, hoped to be a doctor but those dreams were shattered when he became the eighth teenage stabbing victim in the capital this year
The food poverty scandal that shames Britain: Nearly 1m people rely on handouts to eat – and benefit reforms may be to blame
US Navy christens huge $3 billion destroyer ship USS Zumwalt that appears as a fishing boat on enemy radar
Scottish independence: It is the English who should be on their knees, begging the Scots to vote ‘No’
Nigel Farage fatigue? Half of voters ‘immune’ to Ukip’s appeal
Nigel Farage on Have I Got News For You: Ukip leader ridiculed over expenses and party 'fruitcakes'
Nigel Farage: I’m taking on the status quo, and the Establishment’s fighting back
- 1 Poveglia: 'World's most haunted island' up for sale...is anyone brave enough to buy it?
- 2 Babies cry at night to stop mothers procreating, scientists claim
- 3 24 people applied for the 'world's toughest job', here are their interviews
- 4 Andre Johnson: Wu-Tang Clan-discovered rapper severed his penis and jumped from LA building
- 5 Mrs Doubtfire 2: Robin Williams set to star in sequel to 1993 comedy