Bill Clinton

Lessons From Hollande and de Blasio: Why Labour Must Campaign as It Would Govern

Robert Philpot | Posted 11.04.2014 | UK Politics
Robert Philpot

There have been few electoral bright spots for the centre-left internationally since the collapse of Lehman Brothers in 2008. Social democratic parties in Britain, Spain, Germany, Sweden, Norway, Finland and Portugal have all gone down to defeat...

'I Wouldn't Be Surprised If They Visited Us But Hope Its Not Like Independence Day'

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 03.04.2014 | UK Politics

We may not be alone. At least that’s the opinion of the 42nd President of the United States. Bill Clinton made his comments during an appear...

15 Years on From Serbia - Why Does the UN Still Exist?

Marko Kasic | Posted 25.03.2014 | UK Politics
Marko Kasic

I have no standing in passing judgement on the actions of those entrusted with making enormously difficult decisions, most of which are far beyond my comprehension. However, I do believe I am entitled, just like every other person, to ask the question of why the UN has not been sacked?

PICTURE: Anything Ellen Can Do, The Clintons Can Do... Also

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 24.03.2014 | UK Comedy

Anything Ellen DeGeneres can do, the Clintons can do... also: Thanks for joining #CGIU! MT @jimmykimmel: 3 Clintons & a Kimmel @BillClinton @Hillar...

Mehdi's Morning Memo: Jowell Warns Labour Against Left-Wing Turn

Huffington Post | Mehdi Hasan | Posted 06.02.2014 | UK Politics

Here are the five things you need to know on Thursday 6 February 2014... 1) JOWELL WARNS LABOUR AGAINST LEFT-WING TURN The veteran Labour MP, fo...

Liz Hurley's Ex Apologises For False Affair Allegations

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 06.02.2014 | UK Entertainment

Actor Tom Sizemore has issued a grovelling apology to his ex, Elizabeth Hurley, after falsely claiming that she had an affair with the former US Presi...

Frock Star: Pope Francis Appears On The Cover Of Rolling Stone

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 29.01.2014 | UK

Pope Francis has made history by appearing on the cover of esteemed rock magazine Rolling Stone. Mark Binelli’s 7,700-word cover story, entitled...

Will She, Won't She? Hillary Keeps Her Plans on Oval Office Under Wraps

Preetam Kaushik | Posted 30.03.2014 | UK Politics
Preetam Kaushik

It's not official yet. But, when you closely observe the subtle shifts in power corridors within the offices of Democrats and Republicans in the mighty United States of America, there seems to be a definite drift to candidatures. Two independent candidates: Tami Stainfield and Samm Tittle have already made their candidature known for the Presidential elections in 2016.

Going Vegan Like Beyonce?

Jasmijn de Boo | Posted 08.02.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Jasmijn de Boo

'Vegans on ice'; 'I'm a vegan celebrity - get me out of here'; 'BBC Vegan Breakfast', 'The One Vegan Show'; 'Come Vegan Dining With Me' and 'ITVegan' have not yet caught on, but the news that Jay-Z and Beyonce have tried a plant-based diet has sparked a lot of interest and controversy.

New Zealand's Leader Questioned Over Apartheid Amnesia

Yasmine Ryan | Posted 08.02.2014 | UK Politics
Yasmine Ryan

John Key refuses to even discuss with the media his stance on apartheid at the time of Mandela's imprisonment. Key, of the conservative National Party, will be attending the funeral as the leader of the NZ delegation. Yet Key is irritated by the fact that media continues to ask him about the issue.

What Did Mandela Make Of Those Coming To Mourn Him?

Huffington Post UK | Chris York | Posted 09.12.2013 | UK Politics

The memorial and funeral of Nelson Mandela will be attended by thousands world leaders and statesmen amongst them - and watched by billions. But ...

Hillary's Unfinished Challenge

Jon-Christopher Bua | Posted 20.12.2013 | UK Politics
Jon-Christopher Bua

Since the day she left her State Department office in Foggy Bottom, speculation about whether Hillary would make another run for the presidency has not stopped. Many believe that this is her destiny and it is her's for the taking. Her supporters, especially women, are counting on Hillary to take up the gauntlet on their behalf...

Jessica Elgot

Clinton Leads Tribute To Pregnant Researcher Gunned Down In Kenya

HuffingtonPost.com | Jessica Elgot | Posted 24.09.2013 | UK

Former US president Bill Clinton has paid tribute to a "brilliant, dedicated" researcher from his charity, killed in the attack on the Nairobi shoppin...

Bieber Apologises To Clinton

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 11.07.2013 | UK Entertainment

Justin Bieber has apologised to former US president Bill Clinton after swearing at a picture him in a leaked video, which also showed him taking a wee...

Stand By Your Man: Women In The Spotlight Who Have Forgiven Their Partners

Georgia James | Posted 29.08.2013 | UK Lifestyle

When Tammy Wynette recorded ‘Stand By Your Man’ in 1968, the country crooner was catapulted to superstardom. But her icon status certainly didn’...

WATCH: Hillary Clinton Stokes Rumours: 'I Hope There Is A Woman President'

The Huffington Post UK | Ned Simons | Posted 24.06.2013 | UK Politics

Hillary Clinton has said she hopes there will be a women president in her lifetime, fuelling speculation she plans to run in 2016. The former secre...

Bill Clinton Steps In On Scottish Independence

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 22.06.2013 | UK

Former US president Bill Clinton has urged both sides of the Scottish independence debate to respectfully weigh up the pros and cons without "tearing ...

Syria: Intervention or Great Power Game?

Dan Smith OBE | Posted 20.08.2013 | UK Politics
Dan Smith OBE

Syria - the death toll reaches 93,000, the US administration says it has firm evidence of nerve gas use by the Syrian government and further says it will supply arms to the opposition. Things are moving - but towards what? The debate is focused on the arguments for and against armed intervention. I think that may well be very misleading.

Bill Clinton Says Obama Risks Looking Like 'A Total Wuss'

The Huffington Post UK | Tom Moseley | Posted 13.06.2013 | UK

Bill Clinton has warned Barack Obama that his reluctance to get involved in Syria could make him look like a "total fool" and a "wuss", it has been re...

Five Famous Faces Who Were International Students

Paul Ellett | Posted 23.07.2013 | UK Universities & Education
Paul Ellett

As we have discovered, sometimes we have to look a little further to find those university photos. We look at five famous faces who were once simply known as 'the international student', and consider how these earlier sojourns studying abroad may influenced where they ended up.

North Korea Sentences US Citizen Kenneth Bae To 12 Years Hard Labour

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 02.05.2013 | UK

A US citizen detained in North Korea for nearly six months has now been sentenced to 15 years of hard labour for crimes against the state, according t...

Tony and Bill: A Manichean Special Relationship

Alastair Carr | Posted 25.06.2013 | UK Universities & Education
Alastair Carr

So as Bill bounces goofily round the globe, adored at every corner, Tony provokes and irritates whilst bewildering us with an effortless master class in realpolitik, something that I miss in British politics.

LOOK: Bill Clinton's Surprising Twitter Follows

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 26.04.2013 | UK Comedy

Everyone's favourite sexy President (apart from Obama, of course) has joined Twitter. And already, @billclinton is following some 'interesting' accoun...

Blair And Bush To Be Reunited At Margaret Thatcher's Funeral

The Huffington Post UK | Ned Simons | Posted 11.04.2013 | UK Politics

Tony Blair and George W. Bush are likely to be reunited at Margaret Thatcher's funeral on Wednesday, as all surviving former US presidents have been g...

Obama: 'America Has Lost A True Friend'

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 08.04.2013 | UK Politics

US president Barack Obama has led the tributes from leaders around the world in response to the death of Baroness Thatcher, who has died at the age of...