Paul Bignell is a reporter for The Independent on Sunday.
06 January 2013 11:15 AM
Don't expect too many changes as the bunny empire boss's son prepares to take over
30 December 2012 12:00 AM
Captured in the conflict with Argentina, Alfredo Astiz proved a headache for Britain
23 December 2012 12:00 AM
The Prime Minister yesterday wished Margaret Thatcher a "speedy recovery" as she recuperated after undergoing surgery to remove a growth from her bladder. Baroness Thatcher is expected to spend Christmas recuperating in hospital following the "minimally invasive" procedure to remove the lump.
16 December 2012 12:00 AM
'Fuerzabruta' is back and the antics are edgier, louder and messier than ever, says Paul Bignell
16 December 2012 12:00 AM
09 December 2012 12:00 AM
The number of over-60s behind bars has jumped 20 per cent in four years: one jail has a specially equipped wing with a stairlift. Paul Bignell investigates
02 December 2012 10:36 AM
The first texts were sent 20 years ago, and, to the industry's surprise, became a sensation. But now they're past their peak
02 December 2012 12:00 AM
The first footballer to score a competitive goal at the new Wembley Stadium has died suddenly, aged 27, the Football League said yesterday. Mitchell Cole had been forced to retire as a professional player in 2011 due to a heart condition which left him with an irregular thickness of the heart. Cole, who was married to the sister of England international Joe Cole, scored for Stevenage against Kidderminster at Wembley in the 2007 FA Trophy Final. He said last year he would be risking death if he were to play again.
11 November 2012 01:40 PM
'The King': We don't like his new stuff much!
28 October 2012 12:00 AM
Controversial plans to merge two of Britain’s most distinguished scientific institutions may be abandoned following a public outcry. Government proposals to merge the British Antarctic Survey (BAS) and the National Oceanography Centre (NOC), look set to be scrapped this week The Independent on Sunday has learned. The cost-cutting measure was strongly criticised by top British and international scientists and was first revealed in this newspaper in April this year.
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