The Independent - 27 May 2015

Table of content - The Independent (27 May 2015)

Exclusive interview with wife of Saudi blogger Raif Badawi
British doctors find new way to beat cancer
City trader accused in Libor scam ‘motivated by greed’
A Nobel act
Hoff the record
The way forward
The Lord’s game
Federer and me
Simon Calder
Donald Macintyre
John Lichfield
Andy McSmith
Simon Kelner
Liz Hoggard
Superpower stand-off
A good trip
Disgraced MEP still sits with Ukip in Brussels
France’s bravest women honoured at Panthéon
Grecian 2015
£75m fine for ‘death bonds’ boss
Aussie Bayliss will lead England in Ashes series
How business is taking off again for Ryanair
The food in Kuala Lumpur is awful – awful good
Sally Newall
Steve Bunce
Lucinda Crabtree
Dave Brown
Many people harbour intense, often positively deranged, feelings for Roger Federer
£11M
Beijing’s ‘counterattack’ threat angers US
8.8%
60%
DIARY
Study of melanoma sufferers shows first proof that viruses can beat cancer
Psychedelic drugs are ‘much less harmful’ than scientists thought
Magazine regrets printing ‘new Philip Larkin’ poem
Briton who wanted to be a ‘martyr’ faces jail
A drink a day can harm hearts of older women
What’s that? Roaring debate over Hadid’s ‘ear trumpet’
Nobel laureate ‘God particle’ physicist to sell his gold medal
Cameron’s radical agenda will make him vulnerable to rebellions
Ukip makes no move to expel disgraced MEP from Brussels
Kendall’s move beyond comfort zone wins over Umunna
Why Tessa Jowell gets my vote
Tory MPs will be expected to be within five minutes of division bell
Inside Whitehall
UK has the worst youth skills gap, OECD says
‘I was operating in a system where it was commonplace to rig rates’
Low-profile Bank chief is UK’s second-most powerful woman
HIGH FIVE WOMEN TAKING THE LEAD
THE BASE RATE LIBOR’S IMPORTANCE
Never mind ... BBC decides ‘Buzzcocks’ isn’t quite so hilarious after 20 years
Sky’s the limit: Ryanair profits surge now that the customer is usually right
‘I am a proud person. A dignified person. And I believe in my right to dignity’
‘After five months on life support, I discovered I wanted to live’
I have considered the implications. It is a selfish, unselfish decision. It is best for my family in the long term
Response
What’s next for the Proms under David Pickard?
CCTV violates human rights? Well, so does being mugged
Broadmoor nurse sold stories to newspapers
Stormont crisis looms as welfare reform is rejected
‘The kids miss and need their father’
They’re greats
Boom town spat
Victims unearthed
China’s sea change
‘It’s difficult. There is something missing in our lives’
Stolen treasures returned to Italy
Presenter kills rabbit live on air with bicycle pump
France honours two great women as they join a select group of one in Panthéon
Unlikely allies fight for equal marriage in Italy
Battle for South China Sea escalates as Beijing unveils defiant ‘active defence’ military strategy
Korea objects to heritage status for Japan’s ‘slave labour’ sites
They shall not be moved: jobless protesters bring Tunisia to a halt
‘Morale high’ as Iraqi forces promise to drive Isis from Ramadi in days
More than 1,000 die in Indian heatwave
Malaysian police search for trafficking victims in shallow jungle graves
Police battle insurgents in Kabul suburb
Boy, 14, convicted of plot to ‘bomb central station’
Netanyahu proposes resuming peace talks
Why has Labour given up on the mansion tax?
How can anyone say Test match cricket is dying after this glorious, scintillating battle?
Vindication at last for those of us who drink nights and work days
For all his bravery, this father hasn’t helped the cause of assisted dying
The EU is a huge source of pride
Love match
Hanging with the Hoff
It’s complic8ed
Hipsters of Arabia
Malaysian munchies
GRECIAN 2015
TRY TANG CITY FOR A TASTE OF KL
Travel Q&A
TRY TANG CITY FOR A TASTE OF KL
ALL HOFF, NO HASSLE
A JOURNEY ACROSS THE GLOBE WITH THE MATRIX SIBLINGS
ALL HOFF, NO HASSLE
Feminist poster girl and darling of the Front National – a very human take on a saint
Castor reconstructed original dialogue and where some historical reconstructions jar, the words were the stars here
Chess
Codeword
Concise crossword
Bridge
SOLUTION TO YESTERDAY’S CONCISE CROSSWORD
Cryptic crossword
Sudoku
Maths Puzzle
Word Wheel
Word Ladder
Yesterday’s solution
Full-back for Southampton and England who stayed on at the Dell to become a shrewd lieutenant to Ted Bates
Keydata founder hits back after £75m fine over ‘death bonds’
Challenge to plain packaging
Penalising institutions is of questionable benefit, even when they are hit with the sort of mega fines popular in the US
Aer Lingus clearance
Chasing $80m
Out of this world
Cable King thrives
A year on, AstraZeneca looks better placed to deliver on its promises
Cineworld has blockbuster year
BA owner tables €1.4bn bid for Aer Lingus
The ‘King of Cable’ is back with $55bn deal
Buffett-backed BYD looks to raise $1.9bn
Jaguar Land Rover posts pre-tax profit of £2.6bn
Apple appoints Jonathan Ive as design chief
If you want to clean up the City fine individuals rather than institutions
Market Report
Nowhere to run…
Hartley’s World Cup hopes on the brink
Battling Contador closes in on a second Giro title
Bolt hits 200m season’s best in Czech Republic
Steve Bunce:
Pakistan is ‘safe’, declares Zimbabwe’s chairman
No further action after De Villota crash inquiry
Khan and DeGale’s remarkable Olympic performances were just the start of an extraordinary journey for the British pair
Russian rendezvous the first stop for 2016 Ryder hopefuls
Derby on radar for Qatar pair Karpino and Sumbal
Police target unruly fans before Ireland game
Houghton signs City contract to 2017
Europa League place through fair play table
Ipswich midfielder charged over ‘breaches’
Emery’s passion for winning and eye for a bargain keep Seville centre stage in Europe
Dnipro hope to turn spotlight on football and away from war
We can’t compete financially with Hull ... but if you have money and don’t generate emotion it’s worthless
A Different League Pete Jenson
Neil proves a ‘perfect fit’ to transform Norwich
Jokanovic’s Watford exit clears way for Flores
Ali team contacts police over Fifa vote approach
Bouchard flops again as her form goes full circle in a year
Murray so at home as one of the tour’s nice guys
Bouchard flops again as her form goes full circle in a year
Competitive Overton twins provide Somerset with sting in the tail
Murray so at home as one of the tour’s nice guys
Batsman of the day
Stat of the day
Bowler of the day
Bayliss all set to cross cricket’s great divide
Stokes – the man who gave the game back to the people
Bayliss all set to cross cricket’s great divide
Coach’s ‘expertise in shorter forms will be vital’
Perfect 10? Nine-times champion Nadal progresses at Roland Garros
England secure Bayliss as Strauss aims for success across all formats
Tottenham make £6m Ings their striking target
Stokes has same star quality as Botham and Flintoff

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