Fires

Woman In Wales Sets Home On Fire While Trying To Kill A Spider

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 07.08.2014 | UK Comedy

Seriously, people. This is getting out of hand now. Recently, we brought you the story of a Seattle man who set fire to his house when he tried to ...

Hologram Camera Lets Fire Fighters 'See Through Flame'

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 30.04.2013 | UK Tech

A new technique uses holograms to enable firefighters to 'see through flame'. Developed in Italy, and reported in a paper at Optics InfoBase, the c...

Woman Charged With Four Counts Of Murder Over House Fire

PA | Posted 29.10.2012 | UK

A woman was today charged with four counts of murder after a house fire killed four members of the same family. Steve Allen's four-year-old son Bai...

Nuts! Man Burns Down Apartment 'Cooking Squirrel With A Blowtorch'

The Huffington Post UK | Charlie Lindlar | Posted 11.10.2012 | UK

Health and safety may be an oft-derided part of modern life but consider this tale of a man, his apartment, a squirrel and a blowtorch as a lesson lea...

Fire At Clothing Factory In Pakistan Kills 100

Huffington Post UK | Posted 12.09.2012 | UK

A fire in a clothing factory in Karachi has killed more than 100 people, many of them women and children. More than 40 fire engines tried to tackle...

Ronan Keating Debuts First Album Since Divorce

The Huffington Post UK/WENN | Caroline Frost | Posted 23.07.2012 | UK Entertainment

Ronan Keating is back in business, with his first studio album in six years, the first since his high-profile divorce last year, and the announcement ...

'Tinder Box' Weather Sparks Cemetery Blaze

PA | Posted 27.03.2012 | UK

Britain's largest cemetery is on fire as the "tinder box dry conditions" sparked wildfires. The blaze is raging over 17 acres of the 500-acre Brook...

'The Biggest Brother': The London Riots

Tom Stevenson | Posted 09.10.2011 | UK Politics
Tom Stevenson

There is a strong feeling of injustice and inequality all over poor London, and like the elderly woman in Hackney, people are tired of the police, and politicians, saying "I'll tell you what's fair".

Paul Vale

London Suffers Third Night Of Violence With Looting In Many Areas

HuffingtonPost.com | Paul Vale | Posted 08.10.2011 | UK

London has suffered a third consecutive night of widespread violence and looting, while similar scenes in Birmingham, Liverpool and Bristol have resul...