Paul Bignell is an Assistant News Editor at The Independent. He has previously been the acting News Editor of the i Paper, a home news reporter for The Independent for one year and a reporter for the Independent on Sunday for six years.
25 June 2013 03:07 PM
Andy Murray is the only British player to progress so far
23 June 2013 12:00 AM
Ninety years after 'Vanity Fair' turned down a story by the writer, the tables are turned
Dundee, Hull, Leicester or Swansea Bay? Dylan Thomas takes on Philip Larkin in a battle to become City of Culture
19 June 2013 07:38 PM
Dundee, Hull, Leicester and Swansea Bay have been named as the four cities left in the running to become the UK’s next City Of Culture. They are competing to receive the title for 2017, following this year’s chosen city, Londonderry.
19 June 2013 06:14 PM
University of Cambridge study shows brutal practice of vigilante justice still holds sway for significant proportions of adolescent population
Alan McGee: What’s the story? Glory years of big record labels are over says the man who discovered Oasis
13 June 2013 08:56 AM
McGee tells Paul Bignell about ‘semi-rehab’ and his return to music
07 June 2013 05:31 PM
Fairtrade Foundation says bananas were selling in UK for roughly £1.10 a kg in 2002, compared to 68p now
07 June 2013 09:30 AM
An exhibition explores images how photography has shaped astronomy
Gonorrhoea cases rise by over 20 per cent and chlamydia still most common STI as young people still taking risk
05 June 2013 12:00 AM
Figures show nearly half a million STI diagnoses in 2012
04 June 2013 09:25 PM
People aged between 35 and 44 are emerging as some of the biggest losers in the economic downturn, a new poll indicates.
Short-haired bumblebees to be released on nature reserve in project which could help reverse UK decline
02 June 2013 03:30 PM
A bumblebee species that had become extinct in Britain will get a second chance on Monday when a new generation of queens is released in the south-east of England.
Stephen Fry explains what he would say if he was 'confronted by God'
9 reasons Greece's experiment with the radical left is doomed to failure
Have we reached 'peak food'? Shortages loom as global production rates slow
British grandmother Lindsay Sandiford faces execution by firing squad in Indonesia
President Putin is a dangerous psychopath - reason is not going to work with him
Liberal Democrat minister defends comments suggesting immigration causes pub closures
- 1 Three-year-old boy shoots pregnant mother and father in New Mexico
- 2 Stephen Fry explains what he would say if he was 'confronted by God'
- 3 Jewish community urged to boycott Cornwall village after residents vote for 'Hitlers Walk' sign to be reinstated
- 4 Gorillaz Phase 4: Cartoon supergroup is back as new artwork is unveiled
- 5 Saudi preacher who 'raped and tortured' his five -year-old daughter to death is released after paying 'blood money'