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Confessions of an Australian Republican With a Kate Middleton Style Crush

Jamila Rizvi | Posted 10.06.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Jamila Rizvi

I fell down the deep, dark internet rabbit hole of gazing at seemingly endless photographs of Kate Middleton's outfits. And who could blame me, really? The woman's mix of high end fashion and chain store bargains is something to be marvelled at... But here's where the real problem lies: I'm an Australian republican.

Shopping: I Cannot Think of a Bigger Waste of Time

Xavier Toby | Posted 09.06.2014 | UK Comedy
Xavier Toby

Notice how I haven't made this into a men versus women argument? Because it's not. I know plenty of men that adore shopping. The weirdoes.

Fashion Victims and Australia's First H&M Store

Xavier Toby | Posted 08.06.2014 | UK Comedy
Xavier Toby

So, the first H&M store has just opened in Australia. In Melbourne of course, as Melbourne hits that magical sweet spot between up itself enough to prioritise fashion over everything but football, and cold enough that people need clothes all year round.

Is This Australia's Bigfoot Caught On Camera? (VIDEO)

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 08.04.2014 | UK

Grainy, blurred footage of Australia’s supposed version of Bigfoot has been published online. Something – which Jason Heal and Jason Dunn clai...

Australian Ship Detects 'Black Box' Signal

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 07.04.2014 | UK

An Australian vessel searching for missing Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 has detected signals consistent with transmissions from black boxes, an offici...

Three Signals Detected In Hunt For MH370

Huffington Post UK | Posted 06.04.2014 | UK

Three separate electronic signals have been detected in the hunt for the black box from the missing Malaysia Airlines jet, Flight MH370. A Chinese ...

Signals 'Consistent' With MH370 Black Box, Says Australia

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 06.04.2014 | UK

Electronic signals detected by a Chinese ship are consistent with an aircraft black box, Australian officials have confirmed. A Chinese ship search...

Miranda Kerr's GQ Shoot Recreated By A Guy, And It's Weird And Thought-Provoking

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 05.04.2014 | UK

Posing nude and arm curved seductively, legs clad in long black stockings, this Australian model looks... weird. In a Facebook post that is quickly...

Students' Asylum Seeker Pub Crawl At Australian University Slammed As 'Shocking'

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 04.04.2014 | UK Universities & Education

Students at a university in Australia have been slammed for organising an asylum seekers pub crawl where attendees were asked to bring ID to avoid bei...

Teenage Girl Straddles Dead Shark On Marcoola Beach

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 03.04.2014 | UK

A teenage girl has been snapped straddling a dead shark on a beach in Australia. The three-metre long animal, which washed up on the shores of Mar...

Monster 1 Tonne Crocodile Which Killed Four Men Caught In Uganda (PICTURES)

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 03.04.2014 | UK

A one tonne crocodile believed to have eaten four people and maimed a handful of others has been captured by wildlife officials. The whopping rept...

Why Is Japan Angry At These Plans To Honour WWII 'Sex Slaves'?

The Huffington Post UK | Jessica Elgot | Posted 02.04.2014 | UK

Japan has voiced strong opposition to plans for a statue honouring the 200,000 sex slaves, known as 'comfort women', who were forced to service the Ja...

Amanda Byram's Australian Retreats: Emirates Wolgan Valley Resort and Spa

The Spa Spy | Posted 31.05.2014 | UK Lifestyle
The Spa Spy

Emirates Wolgan Valley Resort & Spa, is a conservation-focused resort nestled deep in the Blue Mountains in a dream world of its own. A 4,000 acre carbon-neutral conservation and wildlife reserve dream world of its own, to be exact!

Japan's 'Scientific' Whaling Programme Might Finally Be Over

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 31.03.2014 | UK

Japan's "scientific" Antarctic whaling programme is commercial whaling in disguise, and should be banned, the UN International Court of Justice has ru...

Kate, William And George Pose At Kensington Palace (With Lupo)

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 30.03.2014 | UK

The Duke and Duchess Of Cambridge have released a photo of their eight-month-old son ahead of their tour of Australia and New Zealand. Prince Georg...

Is Travel the Best Therapy?

Janice Stringer | Posted 27.05.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Janice Stringer

Spring is now well under way and as the UK mornings grow steadily a little lighter and the brighter evenings grow a tad longer - it's left me thinking about how we cure those blues that evolve during our winter solstice and from living our insular Great British lives.

Missing Flight MH370 Travelled 'Faster Than Expected'

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 28.03.2014 | UK

UPDATE: Australia says a plane has spotted multiple "objects" in the Indian Ocean. A ship is expected to reach the area on Saturday. The Malaysia A...

Our 15 Nominations For The Australian Honours List

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 25.03.2014 | UK Comedy

Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott has announced that he's reintroducing knighthoods to the Australian honours system. (Strewth! Blimey! etc.) ...

More 'Objects' Located In Search For MH370, Australia Says

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 24.03.2014 | UK

The Australian Prime Minister has announced that more “objects” have been located in the search for Flight MH370. Tony Abbott said multiple fur...

Final Cockpit Communication Was 'All Right, Good Night'

The Huffington Post UK | Sarah O'Meara | Posted 22.03.2014 | UK

Two weeks after Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 went missing, experts continue to pore over every detail that might explain its disappearance. Yeste...

Aussie PM Makes Embarrassing Climbdown On MH370 'Debris'

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 22.03.2014 | UK

Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott is facing an embarrassing climbdown, admitting it may have been premature to identify debris on satellite images...

These Australians Were Arrested Over A Peaceful Prayer Vigil

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 21.03.2014 | UK

A group of Australian protesters have been arrested after holding a peaceful prayer vigil outside the office of the country's immigration minister. ...

Poor Weather Hampers Flight MH370 Search Efforts

The Huffington Post UK | Sarah O'Meara | Posted 21.03.2014 | UK

Efforts to find debris that may be linked to the missing Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 have been hindered by poor weather. According to ABC News, ...

Australian Defence Minister Warns Identification Of Debris Will Be 'Logistical Nightmare'

The Huffington Post UK | Sarah O'Meara | Posted 20.03.2014 | UK

Satellite images of objects 'possibly' linked to the missing Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 will be difficult to follow up, a senior Australian politi...

'Two Objects' From MH370 May Have Been Found

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 20.03.2014 | UK

Two objects may have been found in the search for the missing Malaysian jet, the Australian prime minister said early on Thursday morning. According t...