Simon Kelner was Editor of The Independent between 1998 and 2011. He writes a daily column for i.
01 October 2014 06:40 PM
Lord Bell, who once represented the interests of the famously anti-democratic Sultan of Brunei, has been trying to assert some authority of his own
30 September 2014 01:48 PM
We’re not only entitled to a private life, we’re entitled to a secret life
Richard Branson: Giving his employees the chance to take unlimited holidays is a weak effort to bolster his image
25 September 2014 07:30 PM
It’s all right for Branson, it’s his business and he can slip off to Necker Island any time he wants
25 September 2014 12:25 PM
Richard Branson is mistaken if he thinks this is an enlightened policy
18 September 2014 11:53 PM
At 72 my good friend is still just angry, exacting, and unbelievably brilliant as he has always been
17 September 2014 06:53 PM
I hope that I'll still feel passionate about politics when I'm in my seventies
11 September 2014 01:29 PM
Would the same have happened if he hadn't been caught on camera?
10 September 2014 02:58 PM
This compelling referendum reaffirms the most basic principles of a fair and just society
10 September 2014 12:09 PM
Most people who tune in are struck by the benevolent, paternalistic attitude of the haves towards the have-nots
04 September 2014 05:39 PM
How could David Cameron look Her Majesty in the eye if he's just lost Scotland?
Thousands of teenage girls enduring debilitating illnesses after routine school cancer vaccination
Migrants in Kos: Photos show real tragedy after Brits abroad complain of 'awkward' holidays
British tourists complain that impoverished boat migrants are making holidays 'awkward' in Kos
Michael Gove determined to scrap the Human Rights Act – even if Scotland retains it
Threat to scrap Human Rights Act could see UK follow Nazi example, warns UN official
Church of England 'one generation away from extinction' after dramatic loss of followers
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