Samuel Muston is deputy editor & food editor of The Independent Magazine. He also writes a weekly food column
07 July 2013 06:01 PM
Are you a fondler? Or do you keep your hands to yourself in a bookshop? The question is seen as a vital one for publishers keen to preserve the traditional paper book. Why? Because a tactile, finger-friendly cover can often mean the difference between a strong seller and one that bombs at the tills, or so the thinking goes.
04 July 2013 06:29 PM
The new Reebok U-form+ are made of a synthetic mesh which form themselves to your foot
27 June 2013 07:30 PM
This week I've been eating... courgette flowers
23 June 2013 07:34 PM
Squint at the advert for the new first-class private suites on Emirates Air, and you could be forgiven for thinking that the last 40 years never happened.
20 June 2013 07:01 PM
This week I went...to the Pimm's summer picnic
20 June 2013 06:31 PM
Contenders for the Diageo World Class Bartender contest had an added challenge this year: to shake up a drink that still tasted good in mid-air. Samuel Muston joined them on board.
20 June 2013 06:21 PM
The actor has a sideline in wine and spirits and has produced his own vodka, Crystal Head, as part of a 50th anniversary Rolling Stones gift set.
My Get Me There: Manchester scratches its head over ‘Get the heck out of here’ answer to London's Oyster card
17 June 2013 07:56 PM
The name of Greater Manchester’s long-awaited version of the London Oyster Card was announced yesterday. It is to be called – drum roll – “My Get Me There”. And has, unsurprisingly, elicited a big fat “WHAT?” from Mancunians.
On The Menu: Tay Do's spicy squid; Ceviche: Peruvian Kitchen; Bloom London Dry Gin; Byron; Tio Pepe Diners' toothpaste
13 June 2013 07:30 PM
This week I've been eating... Spicy squid
11 June 2013 06:27 PM
It’s a sight to cheer any woman who has suffered the ignominy of queuing for the loos at festivals and theatres as the chaps swan past in their droves, no line to hamper their call of nature.
Sustained immigration has not harmed Britons' employment, say government advisers
War is war: Why I stand with Israel
7/7 memorial defaced on anniversary of 2005 attacks with ‘Blair lied thousands died’ graffiti
Australia facing international condemnation after turning around Sri Lankans at sea
Even when it brutalises one of its own teenage citizens, America is helpless against Israel
Socialist Worker called to apologise over ‘vile’ article saying Eton schoolboy Horatio Chapple's death is ‘reason to save the polar bears’
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- 5 The true Gaza back-story that the Israelis aren’t telling this week