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Thirty Years Ago, a News Video Shocked the World - Here's What We Learned About Famine Since Then

Hans Zomer | Posted 13.10.2014 | UK
Hans Zomer

On 23 October, it will be exactly 30 years since a BBC report alerted the world to a famine in Ethiopia. Michael Buerk's harrowing reports for BBC...

'We Need To Shrug Off The Old Stereotypes': Africa Image Harming Aid Efforts, Oxfam Warns

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 26.12.2012 | UK

The negative portrayal of Africa in the eyes of the British public is undermining efforts to bring an end to hunger on the continent, Oxfam has said. ...

Do They Know It's Christmas?

Caroline Mortimer | Posted 20.02.2012 | UK
Caroline Mortimer

People dismiss 'begging' as immoral but who would sit on the freezing pavement to be ignored all day if they did not have too? Who would live in the cold or in a hostel if they could have a home instead?

VIDEOS: The Top 10 Songs That Changed History

The Huffington Post UK | Sarah Dean | Posted 08.11.2011 | UK Entertainment

If you think David Hasselhoff hasn’t added anything of worth to the world, aside from scarily ingrained images of him running along a beach in tiny ...