Chancellor says he wants to see low-paid workers' earnings rising, but not at the cost of jobs
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Sunday 21 July 2013
A police search is continuing after three bodies, believed to be female, were found wrapped in plastic bags about 150 yards apart in East Cleveland, Ohio.
Saturday 20 July 2013
Men were found living in 'deplorable conditions' in Houston garage
Friday 12 July 2013
Though his life was cut tragically short before he could reap the rewards of his pioneering work, Rainer Ptacek embodied all that was/is best about the Americana movement. Gently dedicated to his chosen instrument – the resophonic steel guitar – he drew from its history without being bound by it.
Friday 12 July 2013
A new design bible promises stylish interiors on a shoestring budget. Trish Lorenz takes a sneak peak
Sunday 09 June 2013
Contact with a wall, a telegraph pole or a traffic sign is usually fatal
Tuesday 04 June 2013
An internationally renowned artist from Cornwall who was found guilty of a string of sex charges against children has avoided prison.
Saturday 25 May 2013
Mr Gilbert... stuck with the group and has got it back on an even keel
Monday 20 May 2013
“We are The Fall,” Mark E. Smith intones during the opening “Victrola Time”. “Do not think you’re going to get anything else.”
Friday 10 May 2013
Court hears he told police he 'crushed' April with his 4x4 and 'there was no life in her, no pulse, no breathing, no response in her eyes'
Tuesday 07 May 2013
Thursday 18 April 2013
A staff member has been suspended after a body was discovered in an NHS mortuary van that had been taken to a garage for repairs.
Thursday 11 April 2013
World champion unapologetic after ignoring team orders at previous Grand Prix
Thursday 04 April 2013
The Tate has removed more than 30 prints by the artist Graham Ovenden from its online collection and will not show any of his works at its galleries following his conviction for a string of child sex offences.
Suing for tripping on a kerb: Surely police officers know what they’re getting into when they sign up?
Tuesday 02 April 2013
A police officer is suing a garage owner for an injury sustained while checking the premises on a 999 call
Sunday 03 March 2013
I'm still moving house. I now can't remember when or why I started moving house. All I know is that everything, everywhere, must be moved. I was in the village pub last night for yet another farewell drink (on my own) and I automatically started piling chairs on tables and lugging them outside until the landlord asked me to stop. I have become a cubist. I live in a world of boxes, and often feel the need to open one of them and crawl inside, shut it and hope that everything is finished when I get out. It never is.
Climate change: 2015 will be the hottest year on record 'by a mile', experts say
Senior British politicians tell David Cameron: When dead children are being washed up on beaches – it's time to act
Jeremy Corbyn calls Osama bin Laden's killing a 'tragedy' - but was it taken out of context?
If these extraordinarily powerful images of a dead Syrian child washed up on a beach don't change Europe's attitude to refugees, what will?
If you're not already angry about the refugee crisis, here's a history lesson to remind you why you really should be
Theresa May says migrants should be banned from entering the UK unless they have jobs lined up
- 3 Make your voice heard: Sign The Independent's petition to welcome refugees
- 4 Refugee crisis: Aylan's life was full of fear - in death, he is part of 'humanity washed ashore'
- 5 German police forced to ask public to stop bringing donations for refugees arriving by train