More than three million low-income families risk missing out on the economic recovery even if wages start to keep pace with inflation, according to an analysis for The Independent.
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Sunday 24 November 2013
Long-distance legend tells Richard Rae she will have no role in Glasgow
Wednesday 20 November 2013
A teenager accused of planning a “Columbine-style” attack on his former school will face a re-trial after an Old Bailey jury were unable to reach verdicts on two terrorism charges.
Tuesday 05 November 2013
A young girl has died after being bitten by a dog, Leicestershire Police said.
Wednesday 09 October 2013
A teenager accused of planning to emulate the Columbine massacre told police he had been “experimenting” as they found weapons in his bedroom, a court heard.
Thursday 03 October 2013
The science teacher of a teenager accused of planning a repeat of the Columbine massacre told a court the boy asked him which gun he would prefer to be shot with. The 17-year-old, who cannot be named for legal reasons, also asked for advice from the chemistry teacher about making explosives and told him he wanted to “blow up a mosque,” the Old Bailey heard.
Wednesday 28 August 2013
Former international Tim Jones has been appointed to the post of head of performance pathway for British Swimming.
Friday 16 August 2013
'There is quite a lot of value in obtaining other grades'
Wednesday 07 August 2013
Loughborough university is looking at the possibility of implementing software that would take data from students’ attendance, email contact with staff and meetings.
Saturday 03 August 2013
School summer holidays are in full swing - but the Great British exodus to the sun is a relatively new invention
Wednesday 31 July 2013
Delivering Kevin Pietersen back to the brink of full fitness is the latest triumph of England's backroom team, but it should be no surprise – they have the best support staff in the game.
Tuesday 30 July 2013
Jessica Ennis-Hill's chances of winning heptathlon gold at the World Championships have been boosted by the defending champion, Tatyana Chernova, pulling out.
Thursday 25 July 2013
The Olympic heptathlon winner returned to action earlier this week
Jessica Ennis-Hill makes impressive comeback - but says it is too early to take decision on World Championships
Wednesday 24 July 2013
The heptathlete recorded a personal best in the javelin
Tuesday 23 July 2013
Heptathlete will take part in Loughborough European Athletics Permit meeting tonight
Saturday 20 July 2013
He’s brilliant, almost to the extent where he’s thinking and worrying about stuff too much
Children's bookseller wins The Independent's new author search
Board creates magnetic field to achieve lift
Cameron is warned 'no possibility' of UK reducing immigration and that bid to bring in quota on migrant workers would be illegal
Residents should throw a street party and mix with immigrant neighbours, councils told
Russell Brand threatened with arrest after filming outside Fox News headquarters
London bus driver 'kicks gay couple off for kissing'
Lord Freud: Tory welfare minister apologises after saying disabled people are 'not worth’ the minimum wage
Lord Freud hangs on as MPs of all parties 'call for his head' over disability comments
- 5 Paralysed man Darek Fidyka walks again after treatment by British doctors on brink of 'cure'