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Pastafarian Denied Right To Wear Colander Helmet In Driving Licence Photo

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 15.08.2014 | UK

A Pastafarian is fighting for his right to wear a colander on his head in his driving licence photo. Obi Canuel, who is an ordained minister with ...

This Bank Gave Its Customers More Than Cash In A Wonderful ATM Surprise

The Huffington Post UK | Asa Bennett | Posted 29.07.2014 | UK Comedy

Canada may be better than Britain in nine ways (see below), but you can now add a tenth to the list - its cash machines are delightfully generous. ...

The World's Saddest Animal Has Something To Smile About

The Huffington Post UK | Jack Sommers | Posted 19.07.2014 | UK

A petition to free an elderly polar bear, dubbed the world's saddest animal from the sweltering heat of his current zoo has passed 400,000 signatures....

Planet Appetite: Harvest Jazz and Blues, Fredericton, New Brunswick, Canada

Rupert Parker | Posted 02.07.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Rupert Parker

Fredericton comes alive for 6 days, each September, as hundreds of world class performers appear on dozens of stages, all conveniently located in the city's historic downtown.

28 Celebrities You Didn't Realise Were Canadian

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 01.07.2014 | UK Comedy

Yes, yes: we all know Bryan Adams is Canadian. And Celine Dion. And Malcolm the mountie from the Labatt's adverts. But this little lot? They're a b...

9 Reasons Why Canada Is Better Than Britain

The Huffington Post UK | Andrea Mann | Posted 01.07.2014 | UK Comedy

Happy Canada Day, Canadians! While you get hopped up on Labbatt's and McCain oven chips, we're celebrating it in the most British way possible: by put...

Guess How Many Thousands It Costed For Mark Carney To Move Here?

The Huffington Post UK | Asa Bennett | Posted 17.06.2014 | UK Politics

Mark Carney's move to Britain from Canada, costed £102,816, the Bank of England revealed in its latest annual report. The Bank of England governor...

Now He's In A Pickle: Serial Library Cucumber Masturbator Sentenced

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 06.06.2014 | UK

A man has appeared in court after he was spotted masturbating in a library whilst holding a cucumber. Frederick Tennyson Davis was arrested at a T...

Police Arrest Canadian Gunman Suspect After Moncton Mountie Massacre

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 06.06.2014 | UK

SEE ALSO: Manhunt: Incredible Pictures Show Canada Gunman At Large After Shooting Dead Three Police (PICTURES, VIDEO)Canada Gunman Justin Bourque 'W...

'He Wanted To Go Out With A Bang & Bring People With Him'

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 05.06.2014 | UK

A former colleague of a man suspected of killing three police officers has recalled hearing him speak about his desire to “go out with a bang”. ...

'He Shot Him, Oh My God Call 911' Video Of Residents Reacting To Shots As Canada Gunman Remains At Large

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 05.06.2014 | UK

UPDATE: Canada Gunman Justin Bourque 'Wanted To Go Out With A Bang' Says Former Colleague As Manhunt Continues Video believed to show the moment sh...

Manhunt: Incredible Pictures Show Canada Gunman At Large After Shooting Dead Three Police (PICTURES, VIDEO)

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 05.06.2014 | UK

UPDATE: Canada Gunman Justin Bourque 'Wanted To Go Out With A Bang' Says Former Colleague As Manhunt Continues'He Shot Him, Oh My God Call 911' Vide...

Landmark European Elections Deliver Political Earthquake

Andrew Hammond | Posted 29.07.2014 | UK Politics
Andrew Hammond

Voters from the 28 member nations of the European Union delivered an election earthquake on May 25. Results show major gains in the European Parliament for anti-integration, Euroskeptic parties which span the ideological spectrum from the extreme-right National Front which won the ballot in France, to the far-left Syriza Party which came first in Greece.

Saving for the Future in Canada's North West

Gates Cambridge Scholars | Posted 27.07.2014 | UK Universities & Education
Gates Cambridge Scholars

*Julia Fan Li [2008] is a Gates Cambridge Alumna. She was a 2013/2014 Action Canada Fellow and co-authored the report "A Question of Future Prosperi...

World Trade Organisation's Decision Gets Seal of Approval From Peta (and Seals)

Mimi Bekhechi | Posted 26.07.2014 | UK
Mimi Bekhechi

The World Trade Organisation (WTO) has upheld a ruling that allows the European Union to ban seal fur imports on moral grounds. Canada fought desperately to have the ban repealed, but the WTO affirmed that nations have the right to reject seal products which they find morally reprehensible.

Putin Just Dealt A Smackdown To Charles 'This Is Not What Monarchs Do'

The Huffington Post UK | Jessica Elgot | Posted 24.05.2014 | UK

Prince Charles has been roundly reprimanded by Russian president Vladimir Putin, who said the future monarch's likening of him to Hitler was "unaccept...

British Diplomats 'Will Not Comment' On Prince Charles Hitler Comments

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 22.05.2014 | UK

British diplomats have refused to discuss reports that the Prince of Wales compared Russian president Vladimir Putin to Adolf Hitler with the country'...

Prince Charles Compares Vladimir Putin To Adolf Hitler

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale and Jessica Elgot | Posted 22.05.2014 | UK

Prince Charles feeds a polar bear during his tour of Canada Vladimir Putin garnered a host of heavyweight detractors over his annexation of Crime...

Farley Mowat - The Most Significantly Awesome Man I Have Ever Known

Captain Paul Watson | Posted 09.07.2014 | UK
Captain Paul Watson

Today is a very sad day for me. The greatest Canadian I have ever known and one of my closest and dearest friends has died. I spoke to him just a few weeks ago and he was as full of life as he always has been. His passion for nature as profoundly strong as ever and he was just as outspoken as ever.

Winnipeg - City of Iconic Buildings

Peter Morrell | Posted 02.07.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Peter Morrell

At the end of an epic 1250 miles train journey on the 37 hour VIA Rail service from Toronto you are treated to a stunning visual surprise. Rolling slowly across the prairie towards Union Station in the capital city of Manitoba Province the panoramic windows of the carriage reveal a brand new building, the Museum for Human Rights.

WATCH: Ice Floes Take Out A Bridge In Canada Floods

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 23.04.2014 | UK

Thawing ice has succeeded in nearly taking out a bridge in flood-hit New Brunswick, Canada. This footage shows ice floes slipping under a bridge i...

This Graph Shows How Nearly Everyone Else Has Recovered Faster Than Britain

The Huffington Post UK | Asa Bennett | Posted 10.03.2014 | UK Politics

George Osborne has received a political boost as he prepares to deliver his Budget next week as the British Chambers of Commerce estimates that the UK...

In Canada, Ice Hockey Is More Important Than School

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 21.02.2014 | UK Universities & Education

In Canada, ice hockey is way more important than school. There's not much else to say, really. Submitted by Stolen Goose on Reddit...

WATCH: Canadian Anchors Go Crazy After Canada Ice Hockey Team Beat USA (VIDEO)

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 21.02.2014 | UK Sport

There was no love lost between the United States and Canada when the women's teams met in the Sochi Winter Olympics ice hockey final, as the Canadian ...

Sochi 2014: Canadian Skier Alex Bilodeau Celebrates Gold With His Disabled Brother (PICTURE)

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 11.02.2014 | UK

A Canadian freestyle skier has reminded the entire world of the unifying power of the Olympic Games. Far from the controversies of the host country or...