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.
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
18 February 2015 12:15 AM
Scientists show tobacco can kill common bumblebee parasites
17 February 2015 04:53 PM
New law will allow environmental pest control services to work without permission
Over 50,000 families shipped out of London boroughs in the past three years due to welfare cuts and soaring rents
EU asylum policy is 'a direct threat to our civilisation', says Nigel Farage
The Rothschild Libel: Why has it taken 200 years for an anti-Semitic slur that emerged from the Battle of Waterloo to be dismissed?
General Election 2015: UK will be 'run for the wealthy and powerful' if Tories retain power, Labour warns
In defence of liberal democracy
Schools forced to act as 'miniature welfare states' with teachers buying underwear and even haircuts for poor pupils
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