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The Independent is a centrist British online newspaper. Established in 1986 as an independent national morning newspaper published in London, it was controlled by Tony O’Reilly's Independent News & Media from 1997, and sold to Alexander Lebedev in 2010. It ceased to be produced in print in March 2016.Nicknamed the Indy, it began as a broadsheet newspaper, but changed to tabloid or "compact" format in 2003. Regarded as coming from the centre-left, on culture and politics, it tends to take a more pro-market stance on economic issues. It has not affiliated itself with any political party and features a range of views.

Trump aide referenced setting up meeting with Putin in previously unseen email, according to reports

An aide to Donald Trump referenced an effort to connect campaign officials with Russian President Vladimir Putin during last year’s presidential campaign, according to CNN.The report said investigators who are probing potential connections between the Trump campaign...

Home Office mistakenly threatens 100 people with deportation

The Home Office has mistakenly informed approximately 100 people that they are to be deported from the UK.A letter was issued "in error" to a number of people stating that a decision had been taken to...

Pound-Euro exchange rate: Sterling slumps to eight-year low as Brexit talks continue

The pound slumped to an eight-year low against the euro on Wednesday as the prospects for the eurozone and UK economies continued to diverge. Sterling also fell against the dollar.One pound now buys just €1.0833, a level...

White supremacists openly wearing Nazi symbols ‘a warning to us all’, says academic

In an era when emoji, memes and logos can drive a national conversation, symbols are more powerful than ever. Americans are grappling with the tragic loss of life and eruption of neo-Nazism this month in Charlottesville,...

Donald Trump’s crowd started leaving as Phoenix speech descended into incoherent rambling

Just before President Donald Trump strolled onto the rally stage on Tuesday evening, four speakers took turns carefully denouncing hate, calling for unity and ever so subtly assuring the audience that the President is not racist.Housing...

KKK leader claims hate group has grown at record pace since Trump became President

The Ku Klux Klan has grown faster since Donald Trump's inauguration than any time in recent memory, a Klan leader has claimed.“I've been doing this for over 20 years and I haven't seen the Klan grow at the...

Saudi-led air strikes hit Yemen hotel killing 60 people including civilians and rebels

Saudi-led coalition air strikes near the Yemeni capital of Sanaa have killed an estimated 60 people and injured 13 after hitting a hotel, officials in the country have said.Dozens of Shia Houthi rebels as well as...

Phoenix on alert for Donald Trump’s first rally since Charlottesville

Donald Trump travelled to Arizona for a tour of the border and a campaign-style rally, looking for a boost in a red state where Republican elected officials have turned against him, the mayor of Phoenix has...

Police issue arrest warrant for white supremacist leader featured in Charlottesville documentary

An arrest warrant have been issued for Christopher Cantwell, one of the white supremacists who advocated for violence featured in the Vice News documentary on Charlottesville, after he was accused of pepper-spraying counterprotesters.In addition to being a...