Petition To Rename Australian Currency 'Dollarydoos' Reaches 14,000 Signatures

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 16.10.2015 | UK Comedy

An online petition is calling on the Australian government to rename their currency based on a joke from a 1995 episode of 'The Simpsons'. Almost 1...

Seven Small Deadly Animals

Frontier | Posted 09.10.2016 | UK

Deadly animals? Sure. Crocodiles, snakes, sharks. But we are talking much, much smaller. The obvious small animal with the ability to kill you - and i...

'Superstar' Politician Mocked The World Over For Car Crash Political Interview

The Huffington Post UK | George Bowden | Posted 11.10.2015 | UK

The deputy mayor of a Sydney suburb is being roundly ridiculed the world over, after an awkward interview announcing his political ambitions left a ne...

Incredible Underwater Footage Emerges From Inside Australia's Mammoth Sinkhole

The Huffington Post | Eve Hartley | Posted 30.09.2015 | UK

Divers have explored a giant sinkhole in Australia which forced over 140 campers to evacuate after it swallowed caravans a camping trailer and tents. ...

Junior Doctors Contract - It's Not About the Money

Pooja Jassal-Prior | Posted 28.09.2016 | UK Politics
Pooja Jassal-Prior

Junior doctors work long hours and these proposals will remove the safety limits that ensure doctors are not over tired. Being fatigued and stressed impairs judgement and increases the chances of mistakes. Would you want a tired and over worked doctor making life and death decisions about you or your family? Neither would we!

This Is Why You Always Check Under The Toilet Seat In Australia

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 17.09.2015 | UK Comedy

In today's most bum-clenching news, two pythons measuring a combined length of five and a half metres have been rescued from a toilet bowl in Queensla...

This Australian Senator Just Quoted A Taylor Swift Song In Parliament

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 15.09.2015 | UK Comedy

Every now and then pop culture meets politics, and it very rarely goes well. This time, however, we're just in awe. The entire state of Australian ...

QUIZ: Who Said It, Tony Abbott Or Alan Partridge?

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 15.09.2015 | UK Comedy

Can you tell the difference between quotes from recently ousted Australian prime minister Tony Abbott and constantly disgraced Norwich DJ Alan Partrid...

How To Embarrass A Nation In Twelve Easy Steps, By Tony Abbott

The Huffington Post UK | Kathryn Snowdon | Posted 14.09.2015 | UK

Just two years in power and Australia's Prime Minister has already been forced to resign - but Tony Abbott has managed to accomplish at lot in such a ...

Australia's New PM Took On Thatcher's Government – And Won

The Huffington Post UK | George Bowden | Posted 14.09.2015 | UK

Malcolm Turnbull will succeed Tony Abbott as Australia’s Prime Minister after launching an audacious coup within the country’s Liberal Party on Mo...

Tony Abbott Tries To Laugh Off Heckler, Completely Fails

The Huffington Post UK | Chris York | Posted 14.09.2015 | UK

Australian PM Tony Abbott was giving a speech on Sunday when a man from the crowd decided to chip in with his opinion of the government. In a glori...

'Koinophobia' - (n) The Fear That You've Lived an Ordinary Life

Sasha Govor | Posted 08.09.2016 | UK Universities & Education
Sasha Govor

I guess my plea to the other generations that are so quick to dismiss us as self entitled prats, is: don't give up on us. We are curious beings bursting with ambition. All we need is a hand to guide us and help us harness that thirst for success...

Marching on Together: Boxer Josh Warrington Confirms Leeds as UK Capital of Sport

Rob Atkinson | Posted 10.09.2016 | UK Sport
Rob Atkinson

Having been fortunate enough to witness many examples of sporting excellence in Leeds over the years, I was privileged last weekend, thanks to event s...

Is David Cameron Emulating Australia's Inhumane Refugee Policies?

Hannah Jones | Posted 07.09.2016 | UK Politics
Hannah Jones

British Prime Minister David Cameron today announced that the UK will "resettle up to 20,000 Syrian refugees" in the next five years. He makes clear ...

Newspaper Prints Anonymous Moving Obituary To Aylan Kurdi

The Huffington Post UK | Aubrey Allegretti | Posted 04.09.2015 | UK

A touching obituary to Aylan Kurdi, the Syrian toddler who drowned alongside his brother and mother whilst trying to reach Greece has been written by ...

Man Imprisoned For Four Months Before Police Realised His 'Drugs' Were Salt

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 29.08.2015 | UK Comedy

An Australian man from has been released from police custody after a four month stint for suspected possession of methylamphetamine - because police f...

Nearly Naked Women Used As Fruit Platters In Questionable Bar Promotion

The Huffington Post UK | Sarah Ann Harris & Natasha Hinde | Posted 28.08.2015 | UK

A bar has come under fire for hiring nearly naked women to lie on tables covered in fruit. Cruise Bar, in Sydney’s Overseas Passenger Terminal, h...

MP Takes On Australia In Passionate Speech For LGBTI Rights And Marriage Equality

The Huffington Post UK | Eve Hartley | Posted 27.08.2015 | UK

Australian Labor MP and lesbian mother-of-three, Penny Sharpe, has delivered an incredibly moving speech pushing for the advancement of LGBT rights, s...

Australian Minister Bans Gay Parents Film In Schools

The Huffington Post UK | Louise Ridley | Posted 26.08.2015 | UK

An Australian education minister has defended himself after banning every public school in his area from screening a film about children with gay pare...

Scotty The Wallaby Drinks From A Syringe, Kills Us With Cuteness

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 26.08.2015 | UK Comedy

This is Scotty. He's a baby Tammar wallaby, and he's absolutely adorable. He's got almost 6,000 fans on Facebook despite being only a few weeks old...

Terrified Cyclist Journeys Through 'Zombie Kangaroo Apocalypse'

The Huffington Post UK | Eve Hartley | Posted 25.08.2015 | UK

"Instead of a zombie apocalypse, it's a fucking kangaroo... i'm kinda terrified" were the words of an Australian cyclist caught up in scenes reminisce...

British Man Saved From Australian Bush After Leaving Giant SOS Message

The Huffington Post UK | Sarah Ann Harris | Posted 25.08.2015 | UK

A British man who became hopelessly lost in an Australian national park was saved after scrawling a giant SOS message in the sand. Geoff Keys, from...

Just A Video Of A Woman On A Quad Bike Being Chased By A Terrifying Koala

The Huffington Post UK | Sophie Brown | Posted 17.08.2015 | UK Comedy

The koala bloody chased me tonight! F#$....Shit me selfPosted by Ebony Churchill on Friday, 14 August 2015 A woman herding her cows with a quad bik...

Touching Moment Whale Surfaces So Fisherman Can Remove Stuck Plastic Bag

The Huffington Post UK | Eve Hartley | Posted 13.08.2015 | UK

A whale entangled in plastic shopping bags and fishing line has been saved after swimming up to a fishing boat in an apparent call for help. Luck...

The Entire Internet Is Arguing Over This Massive Shark

The Huffington Post UK | Chris York | Posted 12.08.2015 | UK

Pictures of a huge tiger shark circulating on social media have prompted a flurry of conflicting reports about the impressive beast. Caught off 7 M...