As if the police had not already inflicted enough trouble on themselves with the plebgate saga, a Chief Constable had to ‘fess up that his force did not understand the law that protects an MP’s right to speak freely.
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Tuesday 28 January 2014
Some papers focused on crime, others took a showbiz angle
Wednesday 15 January 2014
The intelligence agency reportedly inserted radio-transmitters into computers via spies and unwitting users to crack disconnected devices
Tuesday 14 January 2014
A A Gill, Peter Kemp and David Sexton in the running for the award that celebrates the year's most acerbic, entertaining critical put-downs
Sunday 12 January 2014
Change to UK motoring laws will also give speeding exemptions to transplant organ couriers and bomb disposal units
In Brief: Boeing on track; LoveFilm beats rivals; Apple makes it Snappy; News Corp on the move; Bullish Bentley; Clarksons ahead for year; Profits bubble up for Lush
Tuesday 07 January 2014
Boeing on track to keep biggest plane-maker title
Boeing has revealed record deliveries and orders for 2013, putting it on track to remain the world’s largest plane-maker for a second year in a row.
Saturday 21 December 2013
The FA’s decision to appoint a male coach of the England women’s football team shows progress – but there’s still a long way to go
Tuesday 17 December 2013
Most Christmas cards from MPs are worthy, if dull, but one or two try to break away and do something notable, usually landing their senders in trouble in the process.
Monday 16 December 2013
Lord Mackenzie and Lord Laird both face temporary bans after being caught by Sunday Times journalists
Sunday 15 December 2013
Mr Cameron suggested the picture could be sold to raise money for charity instead, reports say
Wednesday 27 November 2013
Andrew Miller has presided over a £200m loss at the media group over the past six years, but that’s the cost of global expansion, he tells Ian Burrell
Exclusive: Ed Miliband says David Cameron's Tories in the gutter as 2015 election strategist Lynton Crosby pushes party towards the politics of division
Sunday 24 November 2013
Labour fears dirtiest Conservative campaign in 20 years, as Attorney General withdraws attack on Pakistani community
Friday 22 November 2013
Gay male escort site Manchester Lads has removed Ciaron Dodd, 21, from its listings for breaking discretion rules
Sunday 17 November 2013
There is no international consensus on what’s right, but any move to change the law here would be politically impossible
Sunday 17 November 2013
Leading public health advisor to Government says 15-year-olds should be allowed to get support and contraception
The new-look Independent print edition: A champion of free expression that is true to its founding values
Thursday 07 November 2013
Long before my family became involved in publishing, we had a deep respect for The Independent and the tradition of British journalism it belongs to. This dates back to the 1980s, when my father was working as an economic analyst for the Soviet intelligence service. He read it because he wanted information he could trust.
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?
Britain to take more refugees as Cameron bows to pressure after more than 100,000 back our campaign
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
- 1 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?
- 2 Senior British politicians tell David Cameron: When dead children are being washed up on beaches – it's time to act
- 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