Bbc Newsnight

Al-Qaeda Double-Agent Speaks About His Conversion From Islamist Radical To CIA Spy

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 30.06.2014 | UK

On Monday’s Newsnight, Richard Watson interviewed Morten Storm, the Danish biker who converted to Islam and travelled to Yemen to study only to aban...

Paxman Lays Into Newsnight And Finally Reveals His Political Leanings..

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 27.06.2014 | UK

It's been just over a week since Jeremy Paxman waved a fond farewell to Newsnight, but the BBC's grand inquisitor has already reportedly launched an a...

Paul Vale

Paxman's Last Newsnight Sees Grand Inquisitor Take On Boris, Mandy And Michael Howard

HuffingtonPost.com | Paul Vale | Posted 18.06.2014 | UK

So Paxman has gone. No more will the brow shoot skywards, the face grimace in incredulity and the eyes peer sharply down an enormous nose and onto the...

Paxman Locks Horns With Jon Snow Ahead Of Final Newsnight Appearance

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 19.06.2014 | UK

UPDATE: Rod Liddle And Yasmin Alibhai-Brown In Outrageously Heated Clash On Channel 4 News. Ahead of his final Newsnight on Wednesday, Jeremy Paxma...

Jon Snow Performs Song And Dance Number At The BBC

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 19.06.2014 | UK

UPDATE: Paxman's Last Newsnight Sees Grand Inquisitor Take On Boris, Mandy And Michael Howard Who says there’s a dumbing down of news media? Ce...

How Paxo's Bruising Style Made Headlines

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 18.06.2014 | UK

UPDATE: Paxman's Last Newsnight Sees Grand Inquisitor Take On Boris, Mandy And Michael Howard Jeremy Paxman's 25 years with Newsnight has seen hi...

Paxo Leaves After Troubled Few Years For Newsnight

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 18.06.2014 | UK

UPDATE: Paxman's Last Newsnight Sees Grand Inquisitor Take On Boris, Mandy And Michael Howard Jeremy Paxman's departure from Newsnight comes afte...

Paxo Leaves Newsnight After 25 Years

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 18.06.2014 | UK

UPDATE: Paxman's Last Newsnight Sees Grand Inquisitor Take On Boris, Mandy And Michael Howard Newsnight's veteran inquisitor Jeremy Paxman is bow...

Clinton: British Parliamentary Vote Against Syrian Intervention Influenced US Policy

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 12.06.2014 | UK

Barack Obama’s decision not to launch air strikes against Syria last year was influenced by the shock vote in the British parliament against militar...

Newsnight: Paxman Asks Clinton If She Only Got Job Of Secretary Of State Because Of Her Husband

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 12.06.2014 | UK

Jeremy Paxman locked horns with Hillary Clinton on Thursday's Newsnight, asking the former first lady if she would have ever risen to the position of ...

Wanted: A New Kind of War Artist

Tony White | Posted 03.06.2014 | UK Entertainment
Tony White

Models and expertise already exist for artistic intervention within the international scientific arena, models which might relatively simply be adapted and used to create not just 'flying visits', but deep and long-term engagements.

Kirstie Allsopp Defends Comments About 'Fertility Window' Against Vagenda Founder

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 03.06.2014 | UK

Kirstie Allsopp caused a recent stir on Monday by telling The Telegraph that young women should find a boyfriend instead of going to university, while...

Arianna Huffington Talks Third Metric, Thrive and Hillary Clinton

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 30.05.2014 | UK

With @BBCNewsnight host @KirstyWark and @billybragg who played guitar on air after my interview pic.twitter.com/Fx8qkU9xzP— Arianna Huffington (@ari...

Berlusconi: 'I Did Not Call Merkel An Unf*ckable Lard-Arse'

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 20.05.2014 | UK

Outgoing Newsnight stalwart Jeremy Paxman locked horns with former Italian Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi outside his villa in Milan for an intervie...

Newsnight: Paxman Asks Berlusconi If He Called Angela Merkel An 'Unf*ckable Lard-Arse' (VIDEO)

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 19.05.2014 | UK

On Tuesday, Newsnight will air an interview with former Italian Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi in which Jeremy Paxman asked the ageing lothario whet...

Does Ed Miliband Need A Makeover?

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 15.05.2014 | UK Politics

Is Ed Miliband a credible messenger going into the 2015 general election? On the day President Obama's former adviser David Axelrod starts with the pa...

Paxman Signs Off With 'Chap Hop' Parody On Newsnight

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 26.03.2014 | UK

Over the weekend it was revealed that Education Secretary Michael Gove was a devotee of "chap hop", a buffoonish parody of hip hop in which the words ...

Paxman, Livingstone And Finkelstein Assess The Legacy Of Bob Crow

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 11.03.2014 | UK

"As a middle class Jew from Pinner I found him quite aggressive," joked Times Columnist Daniel Finkelstein during a fascinating Newsnight piece on the...

Paxman Talks To Professor Neumann About Lee Rigby's Killers In Prison

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 26.02.2014 | UK

Following the sentencing of Michael Adebolajo, 29, and Michael Adebowale, 22, for the killing of Lee Rigby in Woolwich, Professor Peter Neumann of Kin...

Eating to Death and Bad Arguments Against Paying for NHS Treatment; Or, Injustice Shapes Our Behaviour

George Iordanou | Posted 28.04.2014 | UK Universities & Education
George Iordanou

Surely you must know the adverse effects of bad diet and no exercise. Why should the taxpayer pay for what is, ultimately, the exercise of your freedom of choice? This is the question that Jeremy Paxman asked the former NHS chief Sir David Nicholson, when Nicholson went to Newsnight to describe his transition from being the head of the NHS to becoming yet another NHS patient with diabetes.

Thatcher Threatens To ‘Privatise' Paxo

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 26.02.2014 | UK

SEE ALSO Happy Birthday Spitting Image: 10 Clips To Celebrate 30 Years Of Latex & Laughs (VIDEO) Newsnight took a look back at the long-running sat...

Alan Alda Speaks To Paxman On Newsnight About Science

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 19.02.2014 | UK

What is colour? That was the question posed by M*A*S*H, West Wing actor and long-time science enthusiast Alan Alda, who joined Paxo on Wednesday’s N...

Ukip's Former Commonwealth Spokesman Was Leader Of Kidnapping Gang In Pakistan

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 03.02.2014 | UK

A Newsnight report has revealed that the man who served as UKIP's Commonwealth spokesman for more than a year is the former head of a kidnapping gang ...

Alex Crawford Vs. Kelvin MacKenzie On Value Of Foreign News

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK

Newsnight pulled off another lively piece of broadcasting on Wednesday with Alex Crawford of Sky News defending the coverage of foreign news on Britis...

BBC Hard Talk: SOFT on Power, HARD on Real Journalism, Truth Telling and Glenn Greenwald

Joshua Funnell | Posted 02.02.2014 | UK Politics
Joshua Funnell

Listening to the political gurglings of right-wing commentators a vision is painted of a monolithic BBC acting as an anti establishment, subversive enemy within.