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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...

Watch Tony Abbott Squirm As Students Ask Some Very Awkward Questions

The Huffington Post UK | Lucy Sherriff | Posted 17.03.2014 | UK Universities & Education

Australia's prime minister Tony Abbott probably wished he was back in question time and facing the opposition after a fierce, and occasionally awkward...

LOOK: Python Swallows Dog – Then Beds Down In Its Kennel With Lead Dangling From Its Mouth

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 14.03.2014 | UK

A dog owner has been left distraught after her beloved pet was swallowed whole by a python. The unnamed woman of New South Wales, Australia, disco...

What My Mother Told Me

Donna Ida Thornton | Posted 12.05.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Donna Ida Thornton

Mother's Day is soon approaching and with International Women's Day last Saturday, suddenly everything seems to be about women, and Mums, and how much we really do learn from them. The people I look to for inspiration are all women, every single one of them.

WATCH: Australian City Engulfed By Dramatic Storm

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 06.03.2014 | UK

This is the moment Sydney was enveloped in a dramatic summer storm, just hours after locals had been enjoying a typically sunny day. The weather, ...

WATCH: Aussie Senator Launches Incredible Attack On Tony Abbott

The Huffington Post UK | Jessica Elgot | Posted 05.03.2014 | UK

An Australian senator has launched a scorching attack on the Prime Minister Tony Abbott, calling his government "heartless and racist", "thoughtless" ...

Maori King Turns Down Will and Kate

The Huffington Post/PA | Posted 04.03.2014 | UK

The king of the Maori people has cancelled a meeting with the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge, following his concerns that the length of time wasn’t l...

Dustin Tebbutt: The Interview

Tess Riley | Posted 02.05.2014 | UK Entertainment
Tess Riley

Tebbutt, who relocated to Sweden to live, work and write music for two years, has returned to his Australian homeland with a stunning EP that's gaining momentum both north and south of the equator. I caught up with him to find out more.