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Westminster Attacker's Mother Breaks Silence To Condemn His 'Atrocity'

The Huffington Post | Jack Sommers | Posted 27.03.2017 | UK

The mother of the Westminster attacker has released a statement condemning his “atrocity”, saying she “shed many tears” over it. Khalid Masood...

Labour Hopes To Block Cameron Speechwriter From Joining Party To Oust Corbyn

The Huffington Post | Ned Simons | Posted 27.03.2017 | UK Politics

Labour will try to block David Cameron’s former speechwriter from joining the party, after she said she wanted to help oust Jeremy Corbyn in the int...

Norway Is Planning On Building A Giant Tunnel For Cruise Ships

The Huffington Post | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 27.03.2017 | UK Tech

Norway’s Stad Penninsula might be achingly beautiful but it’s also incredibly dangerous for ships to pass around. To find a solution the Norwegian...

Rudd 'Using' Westminster Attack To Justify Spying On WhatsApp, Says Ex-Cyber Security Chief

The Huffington Post | Ned Simons | Posted 27.03.2017 | UK Politics

Amber Rudd has been accused of trying to use last week’s terror attack on parliament to justify giving the government greater electronic surveillanc...

Trump Tried To 'Art Of The Deal' Merkel With 'Fake £300bn Nato Invoice'

The Huffington Post | Graeme Demianyk | Posted 26.03.2017 | UK Politics

Donald Trump handed Angela Merkel a fake £300 billion bill for money he claims Germany “owes” Nato during the German Chancellor’s visit to Wash...

Amber Rudd Ripped For Saying Knowing 'Necessary Hashtags' Will Counter Terror

The Huffington Post | Graeme Demianyk | Posted 27.03.2017 | UK

Home Secretary Amber Rudd today did a round of Sunday morning TV interviews to signal a crackdown on terrorists using social media to plot their attac...

Farage Delivers Masterclass In Avoiding The Question When Grilled Over London Attack

The Huffington Post | Steven Hopkins | Posted 26.03.2017 | UK

Nigel Farage has delivered a masterclass in how to avoid answering a question after being grilled over comments he made about “uncontrolled immigrat...

Sunday Shows: Amber Rudd And Ukip Wars Dominate

The Huffington Post | Owen Bennett | Posted 26.03.2017 | UK Politics

The Andrew Marr Show Baroness Warsi, the first Muslim to attend Cabinet back in 2010, appeared on Marr to discuss the Westminster terror attacks and I...

Corbyn Says Counter-Terrorism Strategy Should Not Just Focus On Muslims

The Huffington Post | Steven Hopkins | Posted 26.03.2017 | UK

The Government’s Prevent strategy should be broadened and focus on all communities to stop Muslims feeling singled out, Jeremy Corbyn has suggested....

'Completely Unacceptable' We Can't See Terrorists' WhatsApp Messages, Says Amber Rudd

The Huffington Post | Owen Bennett | Posted 27.03.2017 | UK Politics

Home Secretary Amber Rudd today claimed it is “completely unacceptable” for WhatsApp to allow terrorists to “hide” behind its encrypted messag...

Charities Could Lose £200 Million In European Union funding After Brexit

The Huffington Post | Steven Hopkins | Posted 26.03.2017 | UK

Charities which are “the lifeblood of society” are expected to lose £200 million in European Union funding after Brexit, a parliamentary committe...

Boris Johnson Attack Internet Giants Over 'Disgusting' Failures

The Huffington Post | Steven Hopkins | Posted 26.03.2017 | UK

Boris Johnson has attacked internet giants for their “disgusting” failure to remove extremist material from the web. The Foreign Secretary also ca...

Intruder With Fake ID 'Wandered Round Parliament For 12 Hours'

The Huffington Post | Steven Hopkins | Posted 26.03.2017 | UK

Security at Parliament’s gates was breached last year by an intruder who flashed fake identification and wandered around the estate for 12 hours, it...

'Hero' MP Tobias Ellwood 'Heartbroken' He Couldn't Save PC Keith Palmer

The Huffington Post | Steven Hopkins | Posted 26.03.2017 | UK

“Hero” MP Tobias Ellwood has said he is “heartbroken” that his efforts to save the life of a police officer during the Westminster terror atta...

9 WTF Moments From Donald Trump's Interview About Telling The Truth

The Huffington Post | Christopher York | Posted 25.03.2017 | UK

Donald Trump was interviewed by Time Magazine this week and questioned about “truth and falsehoods”. Here are nine jaw-dropping highlights... 1) C...

MP Honoured For Fighting To Save Police Officer's Life After Westminster Attack

The Huffington Post | Jack Sommers | Posted 24.03.2017 | UK

The MP who tried to save the life of a police officer in the Westminster terror attack, has been appointed to the Privy Council in recognition of this...

Livingstone: I'll Sue Labour If I'm Expelled For Anti-Semitism

The Huffington Post | Paul Waugh | Posted 24.03.2017 | UK Politics

Ken Livingstone has warned he will take Labour to court if it expels him over alleged anti-Semitism. The former Mayor of London told HuffPost UK that ...

Brexit Briefing: The UK Curries No Favour With Its Immigration Policy

The Huffington Post | Owen Bennett | Posted 24.03.2017 | UK Politics

All you need to know from the world of Brexit this week. You can sign up for this briefing by clicking here, and you’ll receive it straight to your...

Momentum Organiser Tells Labour MPs To Not Block Party Members From Picking Corbyn's Successor

The Huffington Post | Ned Simons | Posted 24.03.2017 | UK Politics

Labour MPs must not prevent party members from choosing Jeremy Corbyn’s successor, a senior Momentum leader says. In an interview with The Huffingto...

Corbyn 'Facing Exodus' Of Top Staff As Polls Slide

The Huffington Post | Paul Waugh | Posted 24.03.2017 | UK Politics

Jeremy Corbyn is facing an “exodus” of staff from his top team, with trade union, press and communities specialists all quitting, HuffPost UK has ...

Commons People Special: An Exclusive Documentary On The Westminster Terror Attack

The Huffington Post | Owen Bennett | Posted 23.03.2017 | UK Politics

In this special edition of Commons People, Huff Post UK brings you the inside story of what happened in Parliament during an extraordinary day when te...

Police Carry Out 'Controlled Explosion' In Westminster, But Bag Found Not Suspicious

The Huffington Post | Graeme Demianyk | Posted 24.03.2017 | UK

Police have carried out a controlled explosion in Westminster, but say the unattended bag they found was not suspicious. Reports emerged a loud bang h...

Tearful Londoners Unite To Declare 'We Are Not Afraid' At Westminster Attack Vigil

The Huffington Post | Jack Sommers | Posted 23.03.2017 | UK

Tearful Londoners have held a minute’s silence to honour those killed in the Westminster attack, as the city reacted with defiance to an act that me...

7 Reasons Why Nigel Farage's Response To The London Attack Is Verging On Ridiculous

The Huffington Post | Aubrey Allegretti | Posted 23.03.2017 | UK

Nigel Farage has busied himself by becoming Fox News’ go-to shock-jock and resident Briton in the aftermath of Wednesday’s terror attack in Westmi...

London Terror Attacker Khalid Masood Was Born Adrian Elms - Reports

The Huffington Post | Sara C Nelson | Posted 23.03.2017 | UK

The man believed to be responsible for the terror attack in Westminster on Wednesday was born Adrian Elms, reports suggest. A statement from the Met P...