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Analysis Of ‘Secret’ MH370 Satellite Data Could Debunk Soft Ditch Landing Theories

The Huffington Post | Sara C Nelson | Posted 06.07.2017 | UK

A team of experts say they have analysed previously unseen communications data from Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370 which they claim illustrates the ...

China Just Scrapped Over 100 Coal-Fired Power Stations To Stop An Environmental Disaster

The Huffington Post | Oscar Williams | Posted 19.01.2017 | UK Tech

China has cancelled 103 coal-fired power plants in a dramatic bid to meet its own energy targets, the government announced this week. The state has co...

This Shocking Photo Sums Up Just How Bad Beijing's Smog Crisis Has Become

The Huffington Post | Oscar Williams | Posted 09.01.2017 | UK Tech

If you thought London’s pollution crisis couldn’t get any worse, take a look at this terrifying photo from Beijing. Beijing from the air as smog ...

It Is Time To Stop The Shameful Kowtowing To China - Before It Is Too Late

Benedict Rogers | Posted 24.10.2016 | UK Politics
Benedict Rogers

The term 'kowtow', an adaptation of a Chinese phrase, means, according to Wikipedia, "the act of deep respect shown by prostration, that is, kneeling ...

Tiger Mauls Woman To Death At Chinese Safari Park

The Huffington Post | Kathryn Snowdon | Posted 24.07.2016 | UK

A woman was mauled to death and another was seriously injured after they got out of their vehicle at a safari park in China. CCTV recording the incide...

Don't Worry A Meteor Isn't About To Hit Us

The Huffington Post UK | Tahira Mirza | Posted 08.03.2016 | UK

At first glance it may seem as though a meteor is about to hit us, but fear not, it's just a cloud! Images of a strangely shaped cloud that resembl...

It Will Only Be a Happy New Year If the Money Drowns Before We Do

Pippa Bartolotti | Posted 29.12.2016 | UK Politics
Pippa Bartolotti

It's very hard to wish you all a happy new year when so many are experiencing hardship. Whether you are trying to get muddy water out of what used to be your home, digging your children out of the rubble of an air strike in Syria, fighting forest fires in drought ridden Spain, or contemplating the failed COP 21 agreement, I am thinking of you.

Brits Warned About Christmas Day 'Terror Threat' In Beijing

The Huffington Post UK | Steven Hopkins | Posted 24.12.2015 | UK

The Foreign Office has warned of "possible threats" against westerners in Beijing around Christmas Day. British citizens are urged to exercise "hei...

A Deal in Paris Won't Help Girl X, Yet

Paul Reza Afshar | Posted 07.12.2016 | UK Universities & Education
Paul Reza Afshar

Carbon-sink building materials, bike helmets which ionise particulate matter, monitoring PM2.5 levels at building sites and major traffic junctions. All seeming technologies of the future but all offering potential solutions to London's worsening air problem. It's time we have that conversation, before it's too late.

Sky News Presenter's Mask Shows Stark Reality Of Pollution As Climate Change Talks Begin

The Huffington Post UK | Eve Hartley | Posted 30.11.2015 | UK

A Sky News correspondent reporting from Beijing has appeared on air wearing a pollution mask on the same day as world leaders arrive in Paris to discu...

Relations Thawed, It Seems We Cannot Do Enough to Impress China

Angus Walker | Posted 21.10.2016 | UK Politics
Angus Walker

Relations thawed, it seems we cannot do enough to impress China, perhaps fearful of being frozen out again. The sight of a communist party leader being wheeled down the Mall in a gilded carriage shows just how far the UK has gone to repair the damage of recent years.

How Victorious was China's Victory Parade? -- The Potential Dangers of Looking Back

April Xiaoyi Xu | Posted 12.09.2016 | UK Universities & Education
April Xiaoyi Xu

As seamlessly as Beijing's recent parade that commemorated China's World War II victory over Japan went, how victorious was the victory parade, really? Are there negative ramifications?

A Record Breaking Athletics Goal Achievement Lesson From The Environment In China!

Gordon Bryan | Posted 02.09.2016 | UK Sport
Gordon Bryan

As I watched the 2015 World Athletics Championships in Beijing, I was struck by the amount of records broken, and I found myself shaking my head at ha...

Why Do Athletes Keep Falling Over In Beijing?

The Huffington Post UK | Elliot Wagland | Posted 28.08.2015 | UK Sport

After Usain Bolt was accidentally felled by a cameraman after powering to victory in the 200m, we noticed that the Birds Nest stadium appears to have ...

Yes - He Is The Greatest Sprinter Of All Time

AP/The Huffington Post | Paul Vale | Posted 27.08.2015 | UK Sport

Usain Bolt is supreme. The Jamaican gave a remarkable performance in the 200 meters on Thursday, besting American rival Justin Gatlin to secure a reco...

Woman 'Too Drunk To Fly' After Downing Bottle Of Cognac Airport Security Tried To Confiscate

The Huffington Post UK | Sophie Brown | Posted 25.08.2015 | UK

A woman reportedly downed an entire bottle of cognac to prevent airport security staff from confiscating it - only to be denied boarding after being d...

It's All About That Face, 'Bout That Face

The Huffington Post UK | Elliot Wagland | Posted 25.08.2015 | UK Sport

Greg Rutherford just won a gold medal at the World Athletics Championships adding to his Olympic, European and Commonwealth titles, which is pretty im...

Now That's An Epic Fall....

The Huffington Post UK | Elliot Wagland | Posted 24.08.2015 | UK Sport

Panamanian athlete Rolanda Bell suffered the embarrassment of falling headfirst into the water jump during the Women's 3000 metres steeplechase. Pr...

Jack Sommers

Winter Olympics Venue Lacks Human Rights. And Snow.

HuffingtonPost.com | Jack Sommers | Posted 31.07.2015 | UK

The 2022 Winter Olympics is to be hosted in Beijing, prompting anger from human rights campaigners about China's treatment of its citizens - and baffl...

China Builds Chain Of Artificial Island Fortresses In The South China Sea

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 20.02.2015 | UK

China has constructed a series of artificial islands in a hotly disputed area of the South China Sea, 660 miles from the mainland and only 210 miles f...

Chinese New Year in London

David Feng | Posted 20.04.2015 | UK
David Feng

They're selling chocolate bunnies for Easter (already!), but they might also be interested to note that the bunny is also a part of Mid-Autumn Festival in China, as is the full moon and the goddess Chang'e.

In Pictures: Hong Kong Umbrella Movement Reconvenes as Thousands March for Democracy

Tom Grundy | Posted 03.04.2015 | UK
Tom Grundy

Fifty-two days after the main Umbrella Movement 'occupy' camp was cleared, Hong Kong protesters returned to the streets on Sunday for a pro-democracy rally. Organisers say 13,000 took part, whilst police estimated that 6,600 were present.

Peaceful Protesters Left Bloodied As Hong Kong Police Deny Triad Gang Link

The Huffington Post UK/ AP | Posted 04.10.2014 | UK

Hong Kong police have been forced to deny they had any connection to criminal gangs suspected of inciting attacks on peaceful demonstrators after harr...

30 Images Of Rage And Defiance As Ugly Clashes Break Out In Hong Kong

The Huffington Post UK/ AP | Posted 04.10.2014 | UK

Pushing, yelling, tears and rage; hundreds of Hong Kong residents furiously tried to force peaceful pro-democracy activists from the streets they were...

Drones Give Unbelievable View Of Hong Kong Protests

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 30.09.2014 | UK Tech

A drone has captured incredible footage of the Hong Kong protestors who on Sunday night, brought the city to a standstill. The video shows the she...