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Turpin family: US parents plead guilty to torturing their 12 children - The Independent

Turpin family: US parents plead guilty to torturing their 12 children  The Independent

David and Louise Turpin have pleaded guilty to several counts of torture, dependent adult abuse, child endangerment, and false imprisonment. The plea deal ...

22 Feb 2019 | 1:06 pm

Section V football: Penfield, Edison and Leadership will play independent schedules - Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

Section V football: Penfield, Edison and Leadership will play independent schedules  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

Penfield, Leadership Academy and Edison are going to be independent after having concerns about federation scheduling.

22 Feb 2019 | 11:47 am

Robert Kraft: New England Patriots owner charged in prostitution and human trafficking ring bust - The Independent

Robert Kraft: New England Patriots owner charged in prostitution and human trafficking ring bust  The Independent

New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft has been charged in Florida after allegedly soliciting a prostitute, police say. Mr Kraft, 77, was charged by officials after ...

22 Feb 2019 | 11:38 am

TV picks for Feb. 23-24: 'Independent Film Spirit Awards,' 'O.G.,' 'It's a Hard Truth Ain't It' - Minneapolis Star Tribune

TV picks for Feb. 23-24: 'Independent Film Spirit Awards,' 'O.G.,' 'It's a Hard Truth Ain't It'  Minneapolis Star Tribune

The Oscars may be flying without a host Sunday, but "The 2019 Film Independent Spirit Awards" will be in the hands of Aubrey Plaza, an unpredictable comic ...

22 Feb 2019 | 11:33 am

The Spectator Podcast: can the Independent Group ‘short-circuit’ first past the post? - Spectator.co.uk

The Spectator Podcast: can the Independent Group ‘short-circuit’ first past the post?  Spectator.co.uk

This week has been a relief from the usual Brexit conversations. The long talked about rumours of a centrist party have finally materialised, as eight…

22 Feb 2019 | 11:32 am

Mystery of African grey parrot on Dublin airport runway solved - The Independent

Mystery of African grey parrot on Dublin airport runway solved  The Independent

An African grey parrot that was found on the main runway at Dublin Airport has been reunited with its owner after a social media campaign. Hugo was spotted ...

22 Feb 2019 | 11:26 am

'Pushing YOUR independence agenda' Sturgeon GRILLED as 'polls don't support argument' - Express

'Pushing YOUR independence agenda' Sturgeon GRILLED as 'polls don't support argument'  Express

Nicola Sturgeon clashed with a France 24 host who quizzed the SNP leader over using Brexit to push her independence “agenda”. The France 24 presenter ...

22 Feb 2019 | 11:16 am

Inside Churchill, Canada's polar bear town - The Independent

Inside Churchill, Canada's polar bear town  The Independent

As its lifeblood train line swings back into action, Lizzie Pook heads to Churchill in Canada – polar bear capital of the world – to see what life is like when you ...

22 Feb 2019 | 11:16 am

'Dog' rescued from frozen river turns out to be wild wolf - The Independent

'Dog' rescued from frozen river turns out to be wild wolf  The Independent

Three construction workers rescued what they thought was a dog trapped on a frozen river in Estonia - only to discover it was actually a young wolf. The group ...

22 Feb 2019 | 11:11 am

US signals it will refuse to share information if UK uses Huawei technology - The Independent

US signals it will refuse to share information if UK uses Huawei technology  The Independent

The US secretary of state has indicated America will refuse to share information with the UK if it decides to use Huawei technology in sensitive areas of ...

22 Feb 2019 | 10:58 am

Alexandre Lacazette: Arsenal striker handed three match ban by Uefa for BATE Borisov red card - The Independent

Alexandre Lacazette: Arsenal striker handed three match ban by Uefa for BATE Borisov red card  The Independent

France striker Alexandre Lacazette will miss Arsenal's Europa League last-16 fixtures with Ligue 1 side Rennes after being given an additional two-match ban ...

22 Feb 2019 | 10:46 am

Nike stock market value plunges by $1.1bn after basketball star Zion Williamson’s shoe breaks - The Independent

Nike stock market value plunges by $1.1bn after basketball star Zion Williamson’s shoe breaks  The Independent

Nike has had $1.1bn (£844m) knocked off its stock market value as after what is being called one of the most expensive apparel failures in history.

22 Feb 2019 | 10:37 am

Waitrose voted UK’s favourite supermarket, ousting Aldi from top spot - The Independent

Waitrose voted UK’s favourite supermarket, ousting Aldi from top spot  The Independent

Waitrose has been voted the nation's best supermarket in a league table of the UK's favourite supermarkets, unseating Aldi who claimed last year's top spot.

22 Feb 2019 | 10:21 am

Dutch football hooligans paint swastikas on buildings in Amsterdam - The Independent

Dutch football hooligans paint swastikas on buildings in Amsterdam  The Independent

Vandals suspected of being football hooligans from The Hague have painted graffiti including swastikas and anti-Semitic texts on buildings in Amsterdam.

22 Feb 2019 | 10:04 am

Irish gin wins 'world's best' accolade at World Gin Awards - Independent.ie

Irish gin wins 'world's best' accolade at World Gin Awards  Independent.ie

Dingle Original Gin was awarded the prize for the world's best gin at the World Gin Awards Ceremony 2019 in London last night.

22 Feb 2019 | 9:54 am

Spotify app update brings very controversial, hidden repeat button - The Independent

Spotify app update brings very controversial, hidden repeat button  The Independent

Spotify's latest update is drawing anger from users who claim it has hidden one of its most important buttons. The company recently released a redesigned ...

22 Feb 2019 | 9:27 am

Pep Guardiola questions Chelsea's hire-and-fire approach amid Maurizio Sarri pressure - The Independent

Pep Guardiola questions Chelsea's hire-and-fire approach amid Maurizio Sarri pressure  The Independent

Pep Guardiola has questioned Chelsea's short-term approach to hiring managers as pressure mounts on his Stamford Bridge counterpart Maurizio Sarri.

22 Feb 2019 | 9:00 am

Ryanair and Wizz Air hit with fines over 'non-transparent' baggage policies - The Independent

Ryanair and Wizz Air hit with fines over 'non-transparent' baggage policies  The Independent

No-frills airlines Ryanair and Wizz Air have been hit with fines by the Italian anti-trust watchdog over their strict cabin baggage policies. Ryanair and Wizz Air ...

22 Feb 2019 | 8:48 am

'They beat me with a baseball bat' - Deliveroo man leaves Ireland following vicious assault - Independent.ie

'They beat me with a baseball bat' - Deliveroo man leaves Ireland following vicious assault  Independent.ie

A DELIVERY man who had been living in Dublin for seven months has returned home to Brazil after suffering a broken nose in a violent attack.

22 Feb 2019 | 8:38 am

Botswana could lift hunting ban and let tourists shoot elephants - The Independent

Botswana could lift hunting ban and let tourists shoot elephants  The Independent

Tourists visiting Botswana could be allowed to shoot elephants under government plans looking at lifting a five-year-old ban on big-game hunting. Ministers in ...

22 Feb 2019 | 8:30 am

Tesla trumps Audi and Jaguar EVs in independent efficiency test - Engadget

Tesla trumps Audi and Jaguar EVs in independent efficiency test  Engadget

Tesla has had no end of production troubles in recent times. Even the roll-out of the Model 3 in Europe was marred by logistical issues. But there's a reason it...

22 Feb 2019 | 8:29 am

Pinterest offers cure to anti-vax propaganda - The Independent

Pinterest offers cure to anti-vax propaganda  The Independent

Pinterest has updated its search policy in an effort to stifle the spread of disinformation campaigns from the controversial anti vax movement. The move follows a ...

22 Feb 2019 | 8:22 am

The Independent Group is not what you think it is - Mirror Online

The Independent Group is not what you think it is  Mirror Online

In a shared nightmare no-one can wake up from, the idea of some centrist peace and quiet is appealing. That's why The Independent Group is polling in third ...

22 Feb 2019 | 8:11 am

Division III sectional wrestling capsules for Beachwood, Independence sectionals - News-Herald.com

Division III sectional wrestling capsules for Beachwood, Independence sectionals  News-Herald.com

What: Division III sectional wrestling tournament. Where: Independence. When: Feb. 23, 9:30 a.m. start, finals TBA 45 minutes after conclusion of consolation ...

22 Feb 2019 | 8:00 am

Trump border wall: Third of Pentagon money president plans to use for wall is already spent, officals say - The Independent

Trump border wall: Third of Pentagon money president plans to use for wall is already spent, officals say  The Independent

Up to a third of the $6.7bn (£5.2bn) in Pentagon funds Donald Trump has identified to spend on a US-Mexico border wall has already been spent, officials have ...

22 Feb 2019 | 7:30 am

Alesha MacPhail murder: Aaron Campbell named as 16-year-old boy who killed and raped girl - The Independent

Alesha MacPhail murder: Aaron Campbell named as 16-year-old boy who killed and raped girl  The Independent

The teenage boy convicted of the rape and murder of six-year-old Alesha MacPhail has been named in court as Aaron Campbell. Campbell, 16, had been ...

22 Feb 2019 | 7:30 am

IATA seeks single, independent coordinator for slots at Indian airports - Economic Times

IATA seeks single, independent coordinator for slots at Indian airports  Economic Times

Global airlines' grouping IATA has pitched for a single and independent coordinator for allocation of slots at airports across India, as domestic carriers grapple ...

22 Feb 2019 | 7:14 am

Scottish independence divorce negotiations ‘would be tougher than Brexit’ - The Scotsman

Scottish independence divorce negotiations ‘would be tougher than Brexit’  The Scotsman

Scottish independence divorce negotiations over the share of assets and liabilities would be “different and much tougher than Brexit”, a report published today ...

22 Feb 2019 | 7:03 am

Prison officers illegally strip searched female inmates, High Court rules - The Independent

Prison officers illegally strip searched female inmates, High Court rules  The Independent

Prison officers illegally subjected women to “humiliating and embarrassing” strip searches at a privately run jail, the High Court has ruled – a judgement which ...

22 Feb 2019 | 7:00 am

Chelsea transfer ban: Fifa hand Blues two-transfer window ban for breaching rules around transfer of minors - The Independent

Chelsea transfer ban: Fifa hand Blues two-transfer window ban for breaching rules around transfer of minors  The Independent

Chelsea have been handed a two-transfer window ban by Fifa for breaching rules around the transfer of minors. The Blues will not be able to sign players until ...

22 Feb 2019 | 6:58 am

Galaxy Fold: What is the point of Samsung's new foldable phone? - The Independent

Galaxy Fold: What is the point of Samsung's new foldable phone?  The Independent

After many rumours and leaks, Samsung has finally revealed its groundbreaking folding phone. It's certainly an exciting innovation but, really, what is the benefit ...

22 Feb 2019 | 6:35 am

Australia approves dumping of 1 million tons of sludge near Great Barrier Reef - The Independent

Australia approves dumping of 1 million tons of sludge near Great Barrier Reef  The Independent

More than one million tons of sludge are to be dumped close to the Great Barrier Reef after authorities in Australia approved plans to discard industrial dredge ...

22 Feb 2019 | 6:30 am

The Independent Group: The breakdown on the breakaway MPs - BBC News

The Independent Group: The breakdown on the breakaway MPs  BBC News

MPs from the Tories and Labour have resigned and formed a new political group, but what do they want?

22 Feb 2019 | 6:21 am

Bowser takes control of Nintendo in America - The Independent

Bowser takes control of Nintendo in America  The Independent

Nintendo of America has a new boss: Bowser. The aptly named executive – long-standing Nintendo executive Doug Bowser, rather than the huge and spiky ...

22 Feb 2019 | 6:13 am

Chuka Umunna is the 'obvious' person to lead new Independent Group, say Tory splitters - The Independent

Chuka Umunna is the 'obvious' person to lead new Independent Group, say Tory splitters  The Independent

Ex-Labour minister Chuka Umunna is the "obvious" person to lead the newly formed breakaway group of MPs, according to two Conservative defectors.

22 Feb 2019 | 6:02 am

Manuel Pellegrini discusses his nomadic career, the joy of playmakers and the Irons - The Independent

Manuel Pellegrini discusses his nomadic career, the joy of playmakers and the Irons  The Independent

The Chilean sits down with Jack Pitt-Brooke to talk over a career that has taken in some of the world's biggest clubs, and what lessons he has learned that can ...

22 Feb 2019 | 5:27 am

Why the swapped passport incident shows that some airline security checks are a charade - The Independent

Why the swapped passport incident shows that some airline security checks are a charade  The Independent

There are many worse places to be stranded than Prague. But by Wednesday this week, Steve Vincent was glad to leave the Czech capital – 48 hours after he ...

22 Feb 2019 | 5:00 am

Mea Culpa: a chess metaphor that ended up in banking - The Independent

Mea Culpa: a chess metaphor that ended up in banking  The Independent

In an article about Donald Trump and his wall, we said it would land “the American people with a $5bn (£3.9bn) check that somebody else was meant to pay”.

22 Feb 2019 | 5:00 am

Cyber criminals trawl LinkedIn to scope out targets in 'sextortion' scams - The Independent

Cyber criminals trawl LinkedIn to scope out targets in 'sextortion' scams  The Independent

High net-worth individuals are being found on networking sites like LinkedIn by gangs, who pay criminals more than £250000 per year to find potential targets ...

22 Feb 2019 | 4:36 am

New Independent Anti-Slavery Commissioner announced - GOV.UK

New Independent Anti-Slavery Commissioner announced  GOV.UK

Sara Thornton, a police officer with more than 30 years' experience, will take up the role of the Independent Anti-Slavery Commissioner to help spearhead the ...

22 Feb 2019 | 4:26 am

Jo Swinson says Brexit 'destroying the country' - BBC News

Jo Swinson says Brexit 'destroying the country'  BBC News

Brexit is "destroying the country" but independence would be even worse, Lib Dem deputy leader Jo Swinson has warned the party's Scottish conference.

22 Feb 2019 | 3:38 am

Niti Aayog bats for setting up independent debt management office - Economic Times

Niti Aayog bats for setting up independent debt management office  Economic Times

NEW DELHI: Niti Aayog Vice Chairman Rajiv Kumar Friday made a strong case for setting up an independent debt management office, and also pitched for ...

22 Feb 2019 | 3:13 am

Mumford & Sons lead month of gigs at Malahide Castle - Independent.ie

Mumford & Sons lead month of gigs at Malahide Castle  Independent.ie

Irish fans of British folk rock group Mumford & Sons are in luck as they are coming back to the capital this summer.

22 Feb 2019 | 3:11 am

Independence Day celebrations begin with traditional Toompea flag-raising - ERR News

Independence Day celebrations begin with traditional Toompea flag-raising  ERR News

Sunday, 24 February is Estonian Independence Day. The day's activities will begin on Sunday morning with the hoisting of the Estonian flag on Toompea Hill, ...

22 Feb 2019 | 3:08 am

Brexit deal: Theresa May eyes potential route out of negotiation deadlock in Brussels - The Independent

Brexit deal: Theresa May eyes potential route out of negotiation deadlock in Brussels  The Independent

The outline of a potential compromise deal on Brexit has begun to emerge in Brussels with both sides now working towards a new route out of the deadlock.

22 Feb 2019 | 2:49 am

Lambeth stabbing: Police hunt for killer after 23-year-old stabbed to death in London - The Independent

Lambeth stabbing: Police hunt for killer after 23-year-old stabbed to death in London  The Independent

Police have launched a murder investigation after a 23-year-old man was stabbed to death in south London. Officers were called to the incident in Minet Road, ...

22 Feb 2019 | 2:43 am

Nasa 'well on its way' to finding alien life with Mars project, says boss - The Independent

Nasa 'well on its way' to finding alien life with Mars project, says boss  The Independent

Nasa is “well on its way” to finding alien life, its boss has said. The space agency is involved in a whole host of projects looking for traces of life elsewhere in the ...

22 Feb 2019 | 2:19 am

Revenue at Kingspan tops €4bn for the first time - Independent.ie

Revenue at Kingspan tops €4bn for the first time  Independent.ie

Every warehouse” in the UK is full with just five weeks to go until Brexit, according to Gene Murtagh, the chief executive of Irish insulation giant Kingspan.

22 Feb 2019 | 1:02 am

Independent? This Group sounds like a contradiction in terms - The Guardian

Independent? This Group sounds like a contradiction in terms  The Guardian

This week a bunch of MPs resigned from the Labour party and announced they would henceforth sit in parliament as the Independent Group. Can one really be ...

22 Feb 2019 | 12:02 am

Tragic garda felt 'huge pressure' over Regency trial - Independent.ie

Tragic garda felt 'huge pressure' over Regency trial  Independent.ie

The lead detective in the Regency Hotel murder investigation felt he was under "massive pressure" in relation to the case, according to an informed source.

21 Feb 2019 | 8:30 pm

'I remember crying my eyes out when Spain won that penalty shoot-out' - Dan Crowley confirms switch from England to Ireland - Independent.ie

'I remember crying my eyes out when Spain won that penalty shoot-out' - Dan Crowley confirms switch from England to Ireland  Independent.ie

Mick McCarthy may have lost Declan Rice but Daniel Crowley has confirmed he's coming the other way by applying for a FIFA transfer from England.

21 Feb 2019 | 8:30 pm

Thousands ripped off in elaborate broadband scam sweeping the country - Independent.ie

Thousands ripped off in elaborate broadband scam sweeping the country  Independent.ie

Thousands of people have lost money in an elaborate scam that is sweeping the country, prompting a warning from gardaí and banks to consumers.

21 Feb 2019 | 8:30 pm

Trump news: President's ally Roger Stone banned from speaking about case after Instagram post of judge - The Independent

Trump news: President's ally Roger Stone banned from speaking about case after Instagram post of judge  The Independent

FBI special counsel Robert Mueller could hand in his report into allegations members of the Trump campaign conspired with Russia to influence the 2016 US ...

21 Feb 2019 | 4:46 pm

Democratic lawmaker: 'Bernie Sanders is not a Democrat,' should run as an independent - CNN

Democratic lawmaker: 'Bernie Sanders is not a Democrat,' should run as an independent  CNN

A Democratic congressman says Sen. Bernie Sanders is not a Democrat -- and that he should therefore not be allowed to run to be the party's nominee for ...

21 Feb 2019 | 3:33 pm

Only one in 10 jihadis returning from Syria prosecuted, figures reveal - The Independent

Only one in 10 jihadis returning from Syria prosecuted, figures reveal  The Independent

Only one in 10 jihadis returning from Syria to the UK have been prosecuted, it can be revealed. Amid calls for the government to repatriate Shamima Begum for ...

21 Feb 2019 | 1:45 pm

Steve Bell on three Tories joining the Independent Group – cartoon - The Guardian

Steve Bell on three Tories joining the Independent Group – cartoon  The Guardian

Three Conservative MPs who resigned to join a new independent group on Wednesday said Theresa May had allowed their former party to fall prey to hardline ...

21 Feb 2019 | 12:32 pm

Don’t tell me Shamima Begum’s baby didn’t know what it was doing when it was conceived by a traitor - The Independent

Don’t tell me Shamima Begum’s baby didn’t know what it was doing when it was conceived by a traitor  The Independent

I hope Sajid Javid is careful with Shamima Begum, the Isis supporter he's trying to keep out of the country. Because after Brexit we might be desperate for a trade ...

21 Feb 2019 | 12:15 pm

‘Sexy’ koala with ‘come hither’ pose goes viral - The Independent

‘Sexy’ koala with ‘come hither’ pose goes viral  The Independent

A koala pictured striking a “come hither” pose has won a legion of online fans. The charismatic marsupial was captured in the “seductive” position by ...

21 Feb 2019 | 10:58 am

Hungary takes ‘hundreds of Venezuelan refugees with Hungarian ancestry’ - The Independent

Hungary takes ‘hundreds of Venezuelan refugees with Hungarian ancestry’  The Independent

Hungary has accepted around 300 refugees from crisis-hit Venezuela, according to media reports from the country – surprising observers of its usually ...

21 Feb 2019 | 10:45 am

Vinny Vella dead: The Sopranos and Casino actor dies, aged 72 - The Independent

Vinny Vella dead: The Sopranos and Casino actor dies, aged 72  The Independent

Sopranos actor Vinny Vella has died at the age of 72.

21 Feb 2019 | 10:28 am

Trump demands 6G technology in rant against American companies: 'We must be the leader in everything we do' - The Independent

Trump demands 6G technology in rant against American companies: 'We must be the leader in everything we do'  The Independent

Donald Trump has called on American companies to become leaders around the world in "5G, even 6G" technology in a series of tweets. “I want 5G, and even ...

21 Feb 2019 | 9:09 am

Biggest ever fatberg in northwest found lurking in Liverpool sewer - The Independent

Biggest ever fatberg in northwest found lurking in Liverpool sewer  The Independent

The northwest's biggest ever fatberg has been discovered lurking underground in a Liverpool sewer. The 84-metre mass is longer than a passenger plane and ...

21 Feb 2019 | 8:59 am

World’s largest bee photographed alive for first time after no sightings for 38 years - The Independent

World’s largest bee photographed alive for first time after no sightings for 38 years  The Independent

The world's largest bee has been photographed alive for the first time after going missing for nearly four decades. Wallace's giant bee, or Megachile pluto, four ...

21 Feb 2019 | 8:45 am

Google says it put hidden microphone in home alarm system and didn't tell customers - The Independent

Google says it put hidden microphone in home alarm system and didn't tell customers  The Independent

Google has admitted to installing hidden microphones in a home product and not telling customers they were there. The company says it never meant to keep ...

21 Feb 2019 | 8:40 am

The Independent Group shows UK politics isn’t about left vs right, it’s a battle of enablers, careerists and zealots - The Independent

The Independent Group shows UK politics isn’t about left vs right, it’s a battle of enablers, careerists and zealots  The Independent

You'll often see people suggesting that politics today is not so much divided by left and right as it is between reasonable and crazy, the latter frequently ...

21 Feb 2019 | 8:15 am

Nine-year-old girl dies after eating ice cream on holiday from ‘severe allergic reaction’ - The Independent

Nine-year-old girl dies after eating ice cream on holiday from ‘severe allergic reaction’  The Independent

A nine-year-old British girl has died after eating ice cream while on holiday in Spain. The girl, who has not been named publicly, had eaten ice cream at a local ...

21 Feb 2019 | 7:25 am

Ghostbusters director Jason Reitman clarifies comment that provoked Twitter uproar - The Independent

Ghostbusters director Jason Reitman clarifies comment that provoked Twitter uproar  The Independent

Jason Reitman has clarified his controversial comments that his upcoming Ghostbusters sequel will “hand the movie back to the fans”.

21 Feb 2019 | 5:22 am

The Walking Dead ratings sink to all-time low - The Independent

The Walking Dead ratings sink to all-time low  The Independent

The Walking Dead has hit an all-time low in ratings on its 10th season. The series's most recent episode, titled “Omega”, averaged a 1.7 rating in the key 18-49 ...

21 Feb 2019 | 4:07 am

From the US to the Netherlands, military leaders are speaking up on climate change - The Independent

From the US to the Netherlands, military leaders are speaking up on climate change  The Independent

When Tom Middendorp – then the highest ranking military official in the Dutch armed forces – declared climate change a threat to the world's security in 2016, ...

21 Feb 2019 | 3:37 am

Karl Lagerfeld’s famous cat Choupette may get paws on slice of £150m fortune - The Independent

Karl Lagerfeld’s famous cat Choupette may get paws on slice of £150m fortune  The Independent

Karl Lagerfeld's cat Choupette is reportedly set to inherit some of the formidable fashion designer's £150m fortune following his death. Chanel, where he had ...

21 Feb 2019 | 1:55 am

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez refuses to back Bernie Sanders for 2020: 'We’re not thinking at all about the next election' - The Independent

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez refuses to back Bernie Sanders for 2020: 'We’re not thinking at all about the next election'  The Independent

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez has refused to endorse Bernie Sanders for the 2020 Democratic nomination, despite working on the senator's first presidential ...

21 Feb 2019 | 1:51 am

Independent Group: Three Tory MPs resign to join group - BBC News

Independent Group: Three Tory MPs resign to join group  BBC News

Three Tory MPs have resigned from the party to join an independent group, set up by former Labour MPs. join from Tory part.

20 Feb 2019 | 9:07 pm

'Complete and utter HYPOCRITES!' Farage BLASTS Alastair Campbell and Independence Group - Express

'Complete and utter HYPOCRITES!' Farage BLASTS Alastair Campbell and Independence Group  Express

NIGEL Farage let his thoughts on the Independence Group be known this evening when he ferociously dissected the comments of one of its members.

20 Feb 2019 | 2:33 pm

The Independent Group: What are the views and policies of the breakaway MPs? - The Independent

The Independent Group: What are the views and policies of the breakaway MPs?  The Independent

In what is being seen as the most significant split in British politics since the breakaway of the Social Democratic Party in the 1980s, a group of seven Labour ...

20 Feb 2019 | 10:16 am

Brexit: Aviva to move £9bn worth of assets to Ireland as it prepares for no-deal outcome - The Independent

Brexit: Aviva to move £9bn worth of assets to Ireland as it prepares for no-deal outcome  The Independent

Britain's second largest insurer has announced it will move £9bn worth of assets to Ireland as it prepares for Brexit. Aviva, which has more than 14.5 million, ...

20 Feb 2019 | 9:02 am

Wayne Pivac: Scarlets coach queries role of independent medics after Italy defeat - BBC Sport

Wayne Pivac: Scarlets coach queries role of independent medics after Italy defeat  BBC Sport

Coach Wayne Pivac queries role of independent medical advisors after Scarlets' Pro14 defeat by Benetton.

20 Feb 2019 | 6:21 am

Putin threatens to target US if it deploys missiles to Europe: ‘Let them count the range and speed of our weapons’ - The Independent

Putin threatens to target US if it deploys missiles to Europe: ‘Let them count the range and speed of our weapons’  The Independent

President Vladimir Putin threatened the United States with an expanded array of strategic weapons on Wednesday, announcing a new hypersonic missile and ...

20 Feb 2019 | 6:00 am

Jeremy Hunt asks Germany to lift ban on weapons sales to Saudi Arabia because of impact on arms dealers - The Independent

Jeremy Hunt asks Germany to lift ban on weapons sales to Saudi Arabia because of impact on arms dealers  The Independent

The Foreign Secretary has written to the German government to ask it to start selling arms to Saudi Arabia again, after the country halted exports due to concerns ...

20 Feb 2019 | 4:47 am

Sarah Isgur Flores: Former Trump aide hired as CNN political editor despite having no journalism experience - The Independent

Sarah Isgur Flores: Former Trump aide hired as CNN political editor despite having no journalism experience  The Independent

CNN has appointed a former Trump administration official with no journalism experience as a political editor, provoking consternation among the broadcaster's ...

20 Feb 2019 | 4:29 am

Pilot spells out 'I'm bored' in air during test flight - The Independent

Pilot spells out 'I'm bored' in air during test flight  The Independent

A pilot on a long test flight decided to take out his frustration in the air by spelling out “I'm bored” on his tracking device. The pilot, a recently qualified instructor at ...

20 Feb 2019 | 3:28 am

Liverpool vs Bayern player ratings: Jordan Henderson impresses, Sadio Mane squanders chances - The Independent

Liverpool vs Bayern player ratings: Jordan Henderson impresses, Sadio Mane squanders chances  The Independent

Liverpool's much-anticipated Champions League knockout tie with Bayern Munich failed to live up to expectations and a goalless draw leaves Jürgen Klopp's ...

20 Feb 2019 | 3:27 am

Barack Obama discusses racism and toxic masculinity at event with NBA's Steph Curry - The Independent

Barack Obama discusses racism and toxic masculinity at event with NBA's Steph Curry  The Independent

Barack Obama has spoken about the dangers of toxic masculinity and what it really means to “be a man”. The former President attended a conference in ...

20 Feb 2019 | 2:25 am

Shamima Begum: Government 'makes Isis bride stateless' by stripping her British citizenship - The Independent

Shamima Begum: Government 'makes Isis bride stateless' by stripping her British citizenship  The Independent

The government has deprived Shamima Begum of her British citizenship, in a move the teenager's lawyer says makes her and her baby effectively stateless.

19 Feb 2019 | 3:41 pm

Marseille attack: France police shoot man dead after knife assault on four people - The Independent

Marseille attack: France police shoot man dead after knife assault on four people  The Independent

French police have shot a man dead after four people were wounded in a knife attack in Marseille. The motive for the attack was not immediately clear. The man ...

19 Feb 2019 | 1:19 pm

Brexit: Nearly a third of French people think Britain has already left the EU, poll finds - The Independent

Brexit: Nearly a third of French people think Britain has already left the EU, poll finds  The Independent

Nearly a third of people in some European countries think Brexit has already happened and that Britain has left the EU, according to polling from across the ...

19 Feb 2019 | 10:30 am

Man stranded in Prague after friend picks up wrong passport – and makes it home to Newcastle - The Independent

Man stranded in Prague after friend picks up wrong passport – and makes it home to Newcastle  The Independent

A British man is stranded in Prague after his friend picked up the wrong passport – and used it to fly from the Czech capital via Amsterdam to Newcastle, passing ...

19 Feb 2019 | 7:15 am

AirAsia to launch a restaurant serving its inflight meals - The Independent

AirAsia to launch a restaurant serving its inflight meals  The Independent

Budget airline AirAsia is to launch a restaurant serving its inflight meals, according to the airline's boss. “Our food is fantastic. We believe in it so much that we're ...

19 Feb 2019 | 6:13 am

European regulator recognises London clearing houses, giving thousands of City workers a Brexit reprieve - The Independent

European regulator recognises London clearing houses, giving thousands of City workers a Brexit reprieve  The Independent

A vital part of the City of London supporting tens of thousands of jobs has been spared the worst effects of a cliff-edge Brexit after European regulators ...

19 Feb 2019 | 5:05 am

Teenage boy hatches duckling from Waitrose supermarket egg - The Independent

Teenage boy hatches duckling from Waitrose supermarket egg  The Independent

A teenage boy has successful hatched a Waitrose supermarket egg. William Atkins, 14, wanted to test out the theory that it is possible to hatch a supermarket ...

19 Feb 2019 | 4:15 am

Giant scorpion spotted in overhead lockers on Lion Air flight - The Independent

Giant scorpion spotted in overhead lockers on Lion Air flight  The Independent

A large scorpion was seen crawling out of the overhead lockers on a recent Lion Air flight, causing passengers to flee the aircraft. The sizeable arachnid was ...

19 Feb 2019 | 3:26 am

Leading SNP MP condemns call for 'softest possible' independence plan - Telegraph.co.uk

Leading SNP MP condemns call for 'softest possible' independence plan  Telegraph.co.uk

A leading SNP MP has criticised a key adviser to Nicola Sturgeon for proposing the “softest possible” form of independence in order to win the backing of voters.

15 Feb 2019 | 11:18 am

Scotland dreads Brexit. But is it enough to boost sentiment for Scottish independence? - The Washington Post

Scotland dreads Brexit. But is it enough to boost sentiment for Scottish independence?  The Washington Post

EDINBURGH, Scotland — The craggy Scottish capital is ancient and modern and pretty to look at. It's home to posh bankers, throngs of international students ...

11 Feb 2019 | 2:00 am

Trump says one of America’s greatest accomplishments is the ‘abolition of civil rights’ - The Independent

Trump says one of America’s greatest accomplishments is the ‘abolition of civil rights’  The Independent

Donald Trump has accidentally told an audience of global religious leaders that America's greatest accomplishments include the “abolition of civil rights” during ...

8 Feb 2019 | 2:00 am