Rob Williams is Production Editor (Web/Apps) at The Independent. He was formerly Senior Online Reporter. He has worked for The Independent since 2008.
Death row inmate Clayton Lockett died after writhing in agony for 40 minutes in botched execution that lawyer described as 'torture'
30 April 2014 09:27 AM
Inmate declared unconscious began breathing heavily, writhing, clenching his teeth and straining to lift his head off the pillow
29 April 2014 04:06 PM
Activists shouting 'Referendum Russia' flew a Russian flag over the building after a number of men armed with metal bars smashed their way in
Ukraine crisis: Russia condemns US 'Iron Curtain' sanctions and says EU is 'under Washington's thumb'
29 April 2014 02:23 PM
The European Union today released the names of 15 new people it is targeting for sanctions because of their roles in the Ukraine crisis
29 April 2014 12:15 PM
The driver was stopped as part of Surrey Police's Operation Tramline
29 April 2014 09:34 AM
The Foreign Office said it was aware of the reports and was urgently investigating
29 April 2014 08:47 AM
The dog is credited with saving the lives of scores of soldiers and local civilians after sniffing out Improvised Explosive Devices (IEDs)
Missing Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370: Huge international aerial search operation ends as authorities expand underwater search effort
29 April 2014 08:31 AM
Despite a massive international search effort not a single piece of debris from the flight has been found
29 April 2014 08:12 AM
Tornadoes overturned cars, brought down power lines and flattened buildings in a second night of terrifying devastation
29 April 2014 07:45 AM
The drills immediately invited a stern rebuke from South Korea who warned that they would 'respond with counter fire'
28 April 2014 07:11 AM
The sprawling Cinecittà film studio in Rome is perhaps most famous for its association with the flamboyant director Federico Fellini
'Jihadi John': CAGE representative storms off Sky News accusing Kay Burley of Islamophobia
Durham Free School: 'Creationism taught at' free school facing closure
Nearly 100,000 of Britain's poorest children go hungry after parents' benefits are cut
Ukip would cut billions from Scottish budget to fund English tax cuts
End of the licence fee: BBC to back radical overhaul of how it is funded
Ukraine crisis: Top Chinese diplomat backs Putin and says West should 'abandon zero-sum mentality'
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