Rob Williams is Production Editor (Web/Apps) at The Independent. He was formerly Senior Online Reporter. He has worked for The Independent since 2008.
02 June 2014 02:06 PM
Tragic sequence of events began after a 50-year-old man, Tuy Chen, dropped 3,000 riel and a cigarette lighter into the five metre deep well
Rolf Harris accused of 'deliberately lying' to the court after prosecution discover 1970s video of him in game show filmed in Cambridge
02 June 2014 12:44 PM
The 84-year-old entertainer, artist and musician had previously given evidence in which he claimed he had not visited the city until four years ago
23 May 2014 12:20 PM
Members of the Unite and TSSA unions had planned to take industrial action in a row over pay and conditions for power supply controllers
Stuart Hall jailed: Disgraced broadcaster sentenced to two years six months in prison for indecent assault on under-age girl
23 May 2014 11:53 AM
Hall, 84, from Wilmslow, Cheshire, was cleared last week of 15 counts of rape
Father arrested after angrily tossing toddler into a swimming pool to 'teach her a lesson' after she accidentally drowned a puppy
19 May 2014 02:32 PM
McCarthy, who does not have custody of the child, threw his daughter into the water after she had dropped a five-week-old puppy in the pool and it died
Man files lawsuit for $2,000 decillion (that's 36 zeros) after being bitten by a dog and having his photograph taken by a Chinese couple
19 May 2014 12:50 PM
Claimant seeking compensation of an order greater than the combined worth of all the goods and services created in the history of humanity
15 May 2014 11:41 AM
Firefighters say crude oil is knee high in some areas
UK weather: Britain set for hottest day of the year on Saturday as temperatures make south east of the country warmer than Madrid and Corfu
15 May 2014 09:48 AM
Forecasters 'pretty confident' Saturday will be hottest day of the year
Rolf Harris sex trial: Girl tells court that veteran entertainer gave 'creepy' hugs before indecently assaulting her on holiday when she was 13
12 May 2014 02:04 PM
The woman, who cannot be named for legal reasons, is the first witness to give evidence in the entertainer's trial
12 May 2014 01:03 PM
The twin girls were monoamniotic, a condition that can be deadly if the umbilical cords become twisted and tangled
Rochester by-election: Ukip gains second MP as Tory defector Mark Reckless holds seat
'Beast of Bolsover' Dennis Skinner takes Ukip MP Mark Reckless to task moments after he is sworn in
Rochester by-election: Labour MP Emily Thornberry resigns after posting white van and England flags tweet
France 'blocks' Russian sailors from boarding a warship
Rochester aftermath: Sacking of Emily Thornberry will make work of Labour MPs '10 times harder'
Revealed: How the world gets rich – from privatising British public services
- 1 To help fuel their propaganda machine against the poor, our government has now decided to redefine the word 'welfare'
- 2 Tower Bridge glass walkway 'smashed' by night-time visitor dropping bottle of beer
- 3 Anti-gay hate preacher accidentally tweets 4,000 followers cartoon clip of him 'confessing' to be a 'homosexual sodomite'
- 4 Woman opens professional cuddling shop – gets 10,000 customers in first week
- 5 Grayson Perry: London needs affordable housing because 'rich people don't create culture'