The Independent - 29 Aug 2014

Table of content - The Independent (29 Aug 2014)

Hope against hope: as experts warn that Ebola could hit 20,000 victims, has a British team found an answer?
Tories fear MP’s defection to Ukip may be first of many
Nigel Farage
Boyd Tonkin
John Walsh
Mark Steel
Ellen E Jones
Ukip’s recruit
The deterrent effect
‘We are convinced he shall succeed’
Obama: Russia’s incursion in Ukraine was deliberate
Man with mental age of 9 was killed for his phone
Sex abuse officers tried to ‘disprove’ word of victims
FBI believes JP Morgan was hacked by Russia
Mad Man pitches up in India and hits big league
History’s most fatale of all the femmes
Ellen E Jones
Alex Johnson
Samuel Muston
Dave Brown
Everyone over 18 should be free to decide if they want to consume cannabis
56,075
Growth of social media killing urban graffiti
28%
£ 3.9bn
DIARY
Tories rocked, while Farage looks to Clacton for sea change in politics
Defector’s first challenge: the existing Ukip candidate
READY TO DEFECT?
Net migration rise reveals ‘gap between rhetoric and reality’
Magnetic stimulation could help to restore memory
Brangelina wedding was showbiz’s best-kept secret
Jon Voight appeared to be unaware of his daughter’s wedding plans. ‘That’s nice,’ was his only comment
Muggers guilty of stabbing man with mental age of nine to death
Referendum votes put up for sale on eBay
Two-fifths don’t trust Government on NHS
New Isis footage shows ‘massacre’ of 150 captured Syrian soldiers
Ebola vaccine to be tested on volunteers in UK
Eats shoots and deceives: panda takes biscuit for animal trickery
Rotherham sex abuse officers ‘tried to disprove word of victims’
Defendant violence rises after legal aid cuts
Walking is a ‘wonder drug’ for cancer patients
Democracy and the police: a system in crisis
Comment
Now you can choose a hospital with the best menu
Social media puts writing on the wall for graffiti
VANDALISM OR ART?
Potatoes could be off the menu as crop pests threaten UK
Call-centre ‘banter’ that saw a worker kicked unconscious
Mark Steel
Chaplin family see the funny side of losing Charlie’s corpse
Chaplin family see the funny side of losing Charlie’s corpse
Demand for more paramedics as ambulance complaints soar
The findings are further proof that the tobacco industry’s assertions about packaging are false
Study stubs out claims that plain cigarette packs will be harmful
Illustrious to the last...
What’s under the bonnet of your car? (No stalling)
There’s (allegedly) gold on that thar Folkestone beach
Man jailed for ‘ammonia’ attack in nightclub
UK’s Muslim and Jewish leaders in peace plea
The phoney war is over
Green credentials
Hollande’s right turn
Friendly fire
Gangnam smile
All eyes turn to Mariupol as separatist showdown looms
Comment
Ice-bucket stunt lands Green Party leader in hot water
43 UN peacekeepers detained during fighting
Court orders release of Zuma ‘fraud’ tapes
Crewman on police reality TV show shot dead in the line of duty
Diplomat suspected in girl’s beating
French economy in the hands of a ‘copy-and-paste’ Blair
Heroin use blamed on rise of overdose deaths
Body found in area where student went missing
Women ‘drank, smoked and fought on plane’
Obama’s friend flies in for wrestling match
Gangnam smile: why the Chinese are flocking to Seoul to buy a new face
Rotherham: stop blaming it all on race
A head for seduction
Totally tropical taste
Geoffrey Macnab
Finished at thirty
Nigel Farage
Another Voice
ART OF DARKNESS
STILL ROCKING
EARLY BURDEN
ART OF DARKNESS
THE TOTALLY TROPICAL TASTE
Have a nip of luxury with a crab and champagne pop-up
Five to View
The home front
Mad Man pitches up in India and hits the big league at last
Mad Man pitches up in India and hits the big league at last
Last Night’s TV
Coward’s comedy of bad manners is sheer Bliss
P OP
X-rated scenes that will be a hit
A TFI revival? Evans helps us
Chess
Codeword
Poker
Concise crossword
SOLUTION TO YESTERDAY’S CONCISE CROSSWORD
Cryptic crossword #8697
Sudoku
Maths Puzzle
Word Wheel
Word Ladder
At Radio Caroline his first act was to appoint Simon Dee and Tony Blackburn – ‘a nice boy,’ he recalled
Banks in the dock again as lending to small firms falls even further
Investors lose their shirts
Hacked by the Kremlin?
Crash airline cuts back
Confused bankers
Winning run
United’s poor form helps Paddy Power
Teens dump expensive fashion logos for Zara
CBI: outlook best that it’s been for a decade
Petropavlovsk on the up despite Ukraine tension
Swiss banks get less secretive about profits
Shock as AA chiefs quit after June float
Pernod Ricard hit after Chinese crackdown
Crisis in Ukraine hits retail morale across EU
Spire Healthcare posts profits of nearly £80m
Jobs recovery boosts pre-tax profits at Hays
Travelex thrives despite impact of strong pound
Caught in the crossfire of a cyber Cold War
Market Report
Outlook James Moore
Caught in the crossfire of a cyber Cold War
Malaysia Airlines to slash 25% of staff in overhaul after tragedies
Qantas in record annual loss
Afren suspends directors amid payments inquiry
Leighton casts off the chains of office at jeweller
Student rise to help Unite accommodate more profit
Vivendi chooses Spanish suitor for broadband sale
Pilot of Dixons merger joins Direct Line board
Peace finally breaks out in ugly Welsh war
Cook should deal with his Swann gripes in private
Gallacher has to go to the Ryder Cup regardless
Cleverley move is good business for club and player
Colback is quality and has earned England chance
Even Ferguson is in Old Trafford firing line now
England’s decision to ditch Bopara was wide of the mark
Gutsy Froome battles into Spanish contention as Valverde triumphs
Formula One
Gallacher off the pace in bid for Ryder Cup spot
Mercedes and Hamilton put contract talks on back burner
Serena joins Venus in keeping the US old guard in front rank
Isner shows exactly why he is men’s ace among big servers
Kane proves Tottenham’s perfect citizen
Brady double falls short of giving Hull the edge
Tale of two United sevens
Van Gaal ready to tear up squad as Angel arrives in Manchester
Hockaday shown exit as Cellino wields axe yet again
Tale of two United sevens
Warnock returns to finish what he started at Palace
City aim to make it third time lucky as they are paired with Bayern again
Moti’s late penalty heroics delight little Ludogorets
Ba came within inches of dream move to Arsenal
Hodgson’s hands tied by exploding top flight
Manager hopes Colback earns ‘The Ginger Pirlo’ moniker
Platini bides his time as Blatter reigns supreme
Comment
New boy Angel not a miracle worker, warns Van Gaal
Hodgson lectures Shaw over fitness issues
Liverpool land Real in mouth-watering draw

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