Paul Gallagher

Paul Gallagher is a reporter for the Independent and Independent on Sunday having joined the group in 2012. He has previously worked for the European Voice, Daily Mirror and the Observer and been based in Brussels, Belfast, Tokyo and London.

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Richard Attenborough’s care home failing to keep records of abuse, report finds

An inspection found the care home breached the Health and Social Care Act in relation to supporting staff, recording and reporting allegations of abuse

Ukip MEP Janice Atkinson (left) with party leader Nigel Farage

Ukip's suspended members: Janice Atkinson joins long list as police investigate her expenses

The party suspended the politician following allegations of a 'serious financial nature' as leader Nigel Farage said the claims 'couldn’t look worse'

Four Sun journalists have been cleared of paying public officials.

Sun trial: Four journalists cleared of paying public officials

The verdict deals a blow to an investigation into newspapers' dealings with public officials

Sally Adey was killed in the Tunisia shootings

Sally Adey: First picture of British woman killed in 'brutal' Tunisia museum terror attack by suspected Islamists

Mrs Adey was 'trying to get a bit fitter before it’s too late', according to an online profile

Eleanor de Freitas took her own life last April

Eleanor de Freitas inquest: Family's anger at suicide verdict for woman who killed herself before trial for 'false rape claim'

A note at the scene of her death said that prosecution attempts left her 'ashamed to be British'

Hayley Dare is being pursued for almost £100,000 in legal costs

David Cameron steps in after NHS whistleblower is pursued for £100,000 in costs after losing her case on legal technicality

Dr Hayley Dare spoke out against poor patient care at West London Mental Health Trust, but was subjected to a campaign of bullying from senior managers

Former South Yorkshire Police Chief David Duckenfield

Hillsborough Inquest: Match commander admits 'far reaching deceit' after lying about the events

David Duckenfield denied he was more concerned with hooliganism than public safety despite having apologised for 'mistakes' during the catastrophe

Julian Assange, who denies all the charges, has been wanted in Sweden since the allegations were made against him in August 2010

Julian Assange: Swedish authorities ask to question Wikileaks founder in London

Officials performed the U-turn today after years of refusing Mr Assange’s offer to be interviewed in the UK in an attempt to break the deadlock in the rape case

Questions on the

BBC forced to remove young entrepreneur quiz from its website

Quiz was criticised for conflating business skills with deceit

A busker plays the violin on the Southbank in central London

Buskers soon able to accept cashless payments

New scheme wants to stop busking from dying out

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Louis Theroux's affable Englishman routine begins to wear thin

By Reason of Insanity

Louis Theroux's affable Englishman routine begins to wear thin
Power dressing is back – but no shoulderpads!

Power dressing is back

But banish all thoughts of Eighties shoulderpads
Spanish stone-age cave paintings 'under threat' after being re-opened to the public

Spanish stone-age cave paintings in Altamira 'under threat'

Caves were re-opened to the public
'I was the bookies’ favourite to be first to leave the Cabinet'

Vince Cable interview

'I was the bookies’ favourite to be first to leave the Cabinet'
Election 2015: How many of the Government's coalition agreement promises have been kept?

Promises, promises

But how many coalition agreement pledges have been kept?
The Gaza fisherman who built his own reef - and was shot dead there by an Israeli gunboat

The death of a Gaza fisherman

He built his own reef, and was fatally shot there by an Israeli gunboat
Saudi Arabia's airstrikes in Yemen are fuelling the Gulf's fire

Saudi airstrikes are fuelling the Gulf's fire

Arab intervention in Yemen risks entrenching Sunni-Shia divide and handing a victory to Isis, says Patrick Cockburn
Zayn Malik's departure from One Direction shows the perils of fame in the age of social media

The only direction Zayn could go

We wince at the anguish of One Direction's fans, but Malik's departure shows the perils of fame in the age of social media
Young Magician of the Year 2015: Meet the schoolgirl from Newcastle who has her heart set on being the competition's first female winner

Spells like teen spirit

A 16-year-old from Newcastle has set her heart on being the first female to win Young Magician of the Year. Jonathan Owen meets her
Jonathan Anderson: If fashion is a cycle, this young man knows just how to ride it

If fashion is a cycle, this young man knows just how to ride it

British designer Jonathan Anderson is putting his stamp on venerable house Loewe
Number plates scheme could provide a licence to offend in the land of the free

Licence to offend in the land of the free

Cash-strapped states have hit on a way of making money out of drivers that may be in collision with the First Amendment, says Rupert Cornwell
From farm to fork: Meet the Cornish fishermen, vegetable-growers and butchers causing a stir in London's top restaurants

From farm to fork in Cornwall

One man is bringing together Cornwall's most accomplished growers, fishermen and butchers with London's best chefs to put the finest, freshest produce on the plates of some of the country’s best restaurants
Robert Parker interview: The world's top wine critic on tasting 10,000 bottles a year, absurd drinking notes and New World wannabes

Robert Parker interview

The world's top wine critic on tasting 10,000 bottles a year, absurd drinking notes and New World wannabes
Don't believe the stereotype - or should you?

Don't believe the stereotype - or should you?

We exaggerate regional traits and turn them into jokes - and those on the receiving end are in on it too, says DJ Taylor