#Australia

'Kids Can Say No': What Sex Offender Rolf Warned Children In 1985 Educational Video

The Huffington Post UK | Charlotte Meredith | Posted 01.07.2014 | UK

UPDATE: WATCH: Jimmy Savile Greets Rolf 'The Maestro' Harris On Jim'll Fix It'Birds Of A Feather': Harris And Savile 'Prowled Broadmoor Hospital Tog...

How Telemedicine Can Be a Healthcare Innovation Like No Other

Preetam Kaushik | Posted 29.08.2014 | UK
Preetam Kaushik

Over-population has caused many problems all over the world. However, any discussion on the increasing numbers often drifts towards how there aren't enough resources in the world for sustenance of all people.

Warning Over Cheap USB Chargers After Woman Is Found Dead Holding Laptop

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 27.06.2014 | UK

A mother-of-two may have been killed by a cheap, knock-off USB-style charger. The 28-year-old, identified as nurse Sheryl Aldeguer, was apparently ...

Australian Jumps Into The Ocean Wearing GoPro, And Sees This

The Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 12.06.2014 | UK Tech

If you absolutely have to live in a country so full of deadly bugs, sea creatures and snakes that it might as well be owned and operated by that tribe...

This 'Climate Criminal' Wants The UK's Help To Thwart Global Emission Reforms

The Huffington Post UK | Charlotte Meredith | Posted 11.06.2014 | UK

The Australian Prime Minister, who once famously said that climate change is "absolute crap," has invited the UK to join an alliance of "like-minded" ...

This Is Why You Don't Mess With Stingrays

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 10.06.2014 | UK

Respect nature - especially when it's bigger than you and you're on its turf. A lesson this gent would have been wise to have heeded. But instea...

WATCH: Australia's PM Tony Abbott, Summed Up For Americans

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 03.06.2014 | UK Comedy

A bloody marvellous beginner's guide to the Australian Prime Minister, Tony Abbott, made for - and by - Americans. Well, Americans and John Oliver...

These 'Humbling' Pictures Show The Power Of Indonesia's 'Mountain of Spirits'

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 31.05.2014 | UK

This is the incredible and "humbling" moment a massive plume of ash spewed an estimated 12 miles into the sky as a volcano erupted in Indonesia. Hu...

Australia Needs a Killer App

Alex Malley | Posted 24.07.2014 | UK Tech
Alex Malley

How do you develop a culture of innovation? This is the question vexing governments the world over as they struggle to harness the potential of changes in the global economy and seize the opportunities of technological and biomedical advancements.

Wine of the Week: Chalkers Crossing Australian Semillon

Tom Cannavan | Posted 25.07.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Tom Cannavan

The Semillon grape is something of an insiders' secret in Australian wine. Whilst Shiraz, Cabernet Sauvignon and Chardonnay might have put Australia on the map for Britain's and the world's drinkers, the comparatively understated style of Semillon from the Hunter Valley in New South Wales and a few other regions registered with far fewer people.

What I Wore Today: The Demise of the Fashion Blog

Anne Look | Posted 26.07.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Anne Look

The golden era of fashion blogging IS over. And only some of us will really know what that means. Back when blogging was in its earliest conception in 2002, the first waves of fashion bloggers (myself included) really only established a following or got invited to events from around 2007. It became more serious from then on, until its major decline.

A fantastic Food Revolution Day 2014 - Thank You!

Jamie Oliver's Food Tube | Posted 22.07.2014 | UK Entertainment
Jamie Oliver's Food Tube

They say never work with children but our talented Food Tube family showed us just how much fun cooking with the kids is with some easy-peasy family recipes to get your teeth into!

We Must Shelve Our Hopes for Aid to Education From Australia

Manos Antoninis | Posted 21.07.2014 | UK
Manos Antoninis

The news that

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...