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Aussie PM Caught On Camera In 'Creepy' Wink And Nod As Sex-Line Grandma Talks

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 21.05.2014 | UK

Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott has been branded a "total creep" for giving an oh-so-seductive wink and nod as he responded to a radio call from...

Crazed Australian Sheep Are 'Cracking Their Heads Open'

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 18.05.2014 | UK

A plague of a poisonous plant in Australia is turning sheep suicidal causing the crazed beasts to crack their own heads open. The darling pea plant...

Australia's Opposition Leader Just Got Called A C**t In Parliament

The Huffington Post UK | Charlotte Meredith | Posted 15.05.2014 | UK

If there's ever a good time to drop the c-bomb, it's probably not in parliament, on film. It started off as just a normal, dull old day in parliame...

Drunk Man Loses Wallet, Ends Up Stuck On Sydney Opera House Roof

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 11.05.2014 | UK

A drunk man has been rescued from the roof of the Sydney Opera House, apparently after going looking for his wallet. Police said it was not some fo...

The Monster Myth: What I Learned From Seeing My Wife's Killer in Court

Tom Meagher | Posted 20.10.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Tom Meagher

I had formed an image that this man was not human, that he existed as a singular force of pure evil who somehow emerged from the ether. Something about his ability to weave together nouns, verbs and pronouns to form real, intelligible sentences forced a refocus, one that required a look at the spectrum of men's violence against women.

Tony Abbott Condemned For Great Barrier Reef Dumping Decision

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 01.05.2014 | UK

Australia's Prime Minister has been condemned, once again, for putting his country's already fragile Great Barrier Reef under threat. In what could...

WATCH: Best. Shower Surprise. Ever.

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 01.05.2014 | UK Comedy

In which Aussie Stephen Paice went to take a shower on his campsite... and got more than he bargained for! (Via Viral Viral Videos) ...

Missing Flight MH370 Wreckage 'Identified' By Pilot

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 29.04.2014 | UK

A pilot from New York believes he has found the wreckage of the missing Malaysia Airline Flight 370. Michael Hoebel, 60, claims to have found the d...

Cooking for Good Down Under

Danny McCubbin | Posted 28.06.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Danny McCubbin

It was great to be back in Australia and to experience that good old fashioned Aussie warmth - both from the sun and the people. 80 people booked for our pop up supper club and we raised a substantial amount of money for the apprentice programme.

Fight Negativity and Kickstart Your Self-Esteem

Elizabeth Venzin | Posted 28.06.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Elizabeth Venzin

When negative influences and thoughts are prevalent - generated either from within ourselves or through others - it adversely affects the way we feel about ourselves. Over time this can lead to low self-esteem which can reduce the quality of a person's life in many different ways. Unchecked, this may lead to mental health issues such as anxiety and depression.

Floating MH370 Debris Now 'Highly Unlikely' To Be Found, Says Tony Abbott

The Huffington Post UK | Jessica Elgot | Posted 28.04.2014 | UK

It is "highly unlikely" debris from the missing flight MH370 will ever be found floating on the ocean surface, Australia's prime minister has admitted...

Prince George Does NOT Want To Meet Tony Abbott

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 25.04.2014 | UK

And so Prince George bid a fond farewell to his adoring public in Australia and New Zealand, looking resplendent in a blush cardigan, candy-striped co...

Tony Abbott Makes Bizarre Comment About Royals In Aus

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 24.04.2014 | UK

Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott has described Kate and Wills as “bigger than Kelly Slater”. Who is Kelly Slater you ask? This is Kelly S...

Why I Fear Australia Is Becoming a Zombie Nation

Professor Damien Ridge | Posted 24.06.2014 | UK Universities & Education
Professor Damien Ridge

For the most (white) privileged of lands, Australia, the price of rejecting authentic stories about itself - like how central aboriginality really is to the national consciousness - is a superficiality, and a strange boredom that fills the spaces where there should be meaning.

Tracks: One Woman's Stunning Journey To Enlightenment

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 23.04.2014 | UK Entertainment

In 1977, a 27-year-old woman decided to trek 2,000 miles across the sprawling Australian desert on a journey of self-discovery. She had just four ...

MH370 'May Have Landed Elsewhere'

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 23.04.2014 | UK

As hope fades once again in the search for the missing Malaysia Airlines flight MH370, investigators have sparked new speculation that the plane may n...

Kate And Wills Standing In Front Of Things (PHOTOS)

The Huffington Post | Posted 22.04.2014 | UK

The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge are nearing the end of their Australian adventure. The royal couple have had a very busy 10 days as they've ventu...

If We Remember Our Past, How Can We Seriously Say We Don't Want Foreigners Coming Here?

Nick Clements | Posted 20.06.2014 | UK
Nick Clements

There is no denying we have wreaked havoc, chaos and disaster throughout the world. In the last hundreds of years we travelled as illegal immigrants to other lands and caused millions upon millions to die through the diseases, religious wars and the capitalist ideals we brought with us.

Nothing Is Permanent But Change

Amy Anka | Posted 13.06.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Amy Anka

Sometimes you can go on, feeling a certain way for the longest time, and then in an instant, everything changes. Something shifts within us. And suddenly, we can't even remember the way we used to feel. We only know how we feel now.

No Offense to Prince George, But the Media Reporting of His First Tour Is Boring Me to Tears

Poorna Bell | Posted 11.06.2014 | UK
Poorna Bell

Even a non baby lover such as myself thinks George is a little cutie. But come on, media. I know prime minister John Keys is getting his moneys-worth in coverage thanks to New Zealand footing the bill for their stay, but things are getting ridiculous.

Good News At Last In Search For Flight MH370

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 11.04.2014 | UK

The Australian Prime Minster has said teams leading the search for the missing Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 are getting closer to finding the doomed...

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...