The Independent on Sunday - 24 May 2015

Table of content - The Independent on Sunday (24 May 2015)

THE POWER OF POSITIVE THINKING
Scotland will not get high- speed rail
YOU’VE GOT GOOD TASTE
CURIOUS DOG INCIDENTS
GEAR CHANGE CLARKSON’S LIVE SHOW REVIEWED
SNP fury as HS2 finds ‘ no case’ for taking fast train to Scotland
STURGEON’S AGENDA
First Test: England’s new era starts with a fight to stay alive against Kiwis at Lord’s
Patrick Cockburn: Kurds on the IS front line suffer as militias fight for control
French police investigate the possible assassination of a UK- based Russian
Fiona Sturges: women do not have a sell- by date, whatever Hollywood says
Road to Sinop: the new highway to Turkey’s little known Black Sea coast
Singer Will Young on campaigning, Cowell, and creating his new album
Ready to order ...
Mandelson,
Matthew Elliott,
Eurosceptics go in search of the Wizard of Oz
‘ Leak’ Lib Dem could lose seat under Clegg law
FRANK BRUNO IN LAMB’S CORNER
Cameron looks for a middle way on fox hunting
Joy at Ireland’s emphatic Yes to equal marriage
Smile! 2015 is the happiest year ever ...
Whistleblower was poisoned, say Paris police
KATY GUEST
Gas storage plan: so who is making the decisions?
Porritt accuses Friends of the Earth of nuclear power failure
Heart may carry its own repair kit, say scientists
‘ Sit back for some automotive pornography’
Out, damned plot ... ‘ Macbeth’ gets a makeover
‘ Sit back for some automotive pornography’
SIMMY RICHMAN
Apprenticeships are bypassing school- leavers
‘ I applied for 30 jobs, but I’ve never heard anything back’
The honourable member for Yardley, aged 10
A nation in thrall to its four- legged friends
Restored Blenheim bomber to fly again
Man dies after being hit by cars on A- road
‘ Callous’ announcer under investigation
Police arrest 11 over suspicious death
Soldier comes forward over missing Kos child
JANE MERRICK
Your chance to eat a Magic Dinner and feed a hungry child
A feast of music
FIVE BOMPAS & PARR PROJECTS
‘ A care home left my heroic mother to die’
The smallholders with big ideas
The Danish island tracking the Russian air force
Bacardi and Pernod prepare as Cuba/ US relations thaw
Netflix lines up Depardieu for a French political drama
Kurds count the cost of battling IS
FIGHTING BACK
Denmark keeps Russia on its radar
Esperanza Aguirre, Spain’s tough- talking version of Margaret
Cuba Libre: what restoring US relations means for rum
Thatcher, faces a close fight in Madrid’s mayoral election
Beatification of Romero stirs up old enmities
Senate wrangle may put
Can Depardieu seduce Europeans for Netflix?
An end to US telephone data ‘ harvesting’
Grandmother, 65, gives birth to quads
Officer cleared over deaths of black couple
Global warming aid for Pacific island nations
Greek and Turkish leaders meet for talks
Protesters at ‘ illegal’ Cairo demonstration acquitted
Ban Ki- moon calls for action on boat people
At least the Pope is still a Catholic
Maggie Gyllenhaal is just the latest victim of the age lie
Liz Kendall is the refreshing draught that Labour needs
Is Obama whistling Dixie over the Middle East?
Obscurity could be Kendall’s trump card
What works is adoption
Why is my father looking out of my mirror?
Doctor, there seems to be a blockage ...
Crunch the numbers this way or that, more cuts are going to hurt
May’s threat to broadcast freedom is staggering
Women’s sell- by date is a pernicious lie
Obama – the supreme pragmatist
It’s my party, and I’ll lie if I want to ...
Classified feature
Get a taste for the Var, Provence’s best- kept secret
Turkey’s ‘ other’ coast
Croatia’s second city offers plenty of reasons to explore
Life in the slow lane on a canal boat holiday
Helping friends or family? Don’t let debt destroy you
Tied up in knots paying for a wedding and trying to save
Perils of the YouTube route to home improvement
On rip- off road when you hire a car abroad
‘ I came out of it feeling extremely naive and as if I had been far too idealistic’
A bomb is ticking when we lend to those we love
We’re all at sea about the European health card
One big day means lots of big bills
Vote with your investment and you can change callous companies
When the cash is invisible, keep an eye on the ball
HOW TO STAY IN ONE PIECE
ALNWICK, NORTHUMBERLAND

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