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.
01 March 2015 12:00 AM
A petition with more than 120,000 signatures triggers a Commons debate
26 February 2015 04:01 PM
A batch of reports have detailed the extent of Jimmy Savile's crimes at NHS hospitals
26 February 2015 02:46 PM
Savile's brother Johnny is thought to have sexually assaulted seven women, including five patients, according to a new report
26 February 2015 02:16 PM
The Savile inquiry warned unless current safeguards to protect children and vulnerable adults are adhered to at all times, similar abuses could be repeated
25 February 2015 05:56 PM
Official figures showed that just 2,712 of a promised 4,795 homes had been built
25 February 2015 12:13 AM
"Public safety is paramount, but not at the cost of basic civil liberties"
How Britain's treatment of 'The Hooded Men' during the Troubles became the benchmark for US 'torture' in the Middle East
20 February 2015 05:14 PM
Under Operation Demetrius the 'Hooded Men' (pictured above) were subjected to prolonged stress positions, white noise and deprivation of food and drink
Top UK music teacher Philip Pickett jailed for 11 years over sex attacks in sound-proof Guildhall practice rooms
20 February 2015 11:48 AM
Court hears how Pickett targeted young women 'most unlikely to complain'
19 February 2015 05:10 PM
British neurologist and author says his 'luck has run out'
19 February 2015 12:05 AM
First Great Western had the most tweets about delays
Nigel Farage brands LGBT activists 'filth' and 'scum' and accuses them of scaring away his children after they invade his local pub
Ukip supporters are 55 or older, white and socially conservative, finds British Social Attitudes Report
JK Rowling responds to fan tweeting she 'can't see' Dumbledore being gay
Russia threatens Denmark with nuclear weapons if it tries to join Nato defence shield
Jeremy Clarkson sacked live: Alan Yentob 'wouldn't rule out' ex Top Gear host's BBC return
Germanwings plane crash live: Andreas Guenter Lubitz intentionally crashed flight 9525 into the Alps in act of mass murder and suicide – latest
- 1 Germanwings crash: Police make 'significant discovery' at home of co-pilot Andreas Lubitz
- 2 Zayn Malik already working on solo material, just days after quitting One Direction
- 3 The West has it totally wrong on Lee Kuan Yew
- 4 #FreeTheNipple: Women in Iceland bare breasts in solidarity with trolled student
- 5 Jeremy Clarkson calls on trolls to leave producer Oisin Tymon alone: 'None of this is his fault'