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.
Robin Williams Emmys tribute led by Billy Crystal criticised for including 'racist' joke about Muslim woman
Rotherham child sex abuse scandal: Labour Home Office to be probed over what Tony Blair's government knew - and when
The Rotherham child abuse scandal is a tale of apologists, misogyny and double standards
What do immigrants really think of Britain? Polish immigrant's Reddit post goes viral
Do you realise just how foolish the UK looks?
With Douglas Carswell joining Ukip, my party has taken another giant step forward
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- 3 Joan Rivers: 'Palestinians deserve to be dead'
- 4 A teacher speaks out: 'I'm effectively being forced out of a career that I wanted to love'
- 5 Mexican woman becomes world’s 'oldest person' at 127