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.
Culinary experts in The Netherlands thought it was 'fresh' and 'tasty'
Of all the computers Apple has ever made there’s only one that Steve Jobs had to sell his car to finance
Cameron is warned 'no possibility' of UK reducing immigration and that bid to bring in quota on migrant workers would be illegal
Of course, teenage girls need role models – but not like beauty vlogger Zoella
Support for EU membership 'at highest level since 1991' with most Brits wanting to stay 'in'
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'
- 1 As an ex prostitute, I urge all the political parties to commit to the Sex Buyer Law
- 2 Nokia no more: Microsoft drops once-ubiquitous mobile name – in favour of its Lumia brand
- 3 Renee Zellweger on plastic surgery: 'I'm living a fulfilling life and I'm thrilled that perhaps it shows'
- 4 Australian café owner sparks debate after saying 'No' to having unruly children on premises
- 5 Couple die within 28 hours of each other after being married for 73 years