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Corbyn Vows Not To 'Run Away' As He Accidentally Congratulates The SNP In Conference Speech

The Huffington Post | Owen Bennett | Posted 26.02.2017 | UK Politics

Jeremy Corbyn today said it was not the time to “retreat, run away or give up” despite the “disappointing” by-election defeat in Copeland. Spe...

Labour 'Confident' Of Defeating May On Brexit Bill In Lords

The Huffington Post | Paul Waugh | Posted 26.02.2017 | UK Politics

Theresa May is heading for a fresh showdown with the House of Lords over Brexit after Labour said it was “confident” of defeating the Government o...

Sunday Show Round-Up: Labour Divisions, Ukip Battles And More From The Key Interviews

The Huffington Post | Owen Bennett | Posted 26.02.2017 | UK Politics

The Andrew Marr Show The paper review was slightly weird today, as anti-Brexit campaigner Gina Miller picked an interview with herself as the first st...

'Where Are Corbyn's Cheerleaders?' Tom Watson Calls Out Disappearing Corbynites

The Huffington Post | Owen Bennett | Posted 26.02.2017 | UK Politics

.@tom_watson asks where is Len McCluskey (@UniteforLen) defending @jeremycorbyn this morning? #Peston pic.twitter.com/g0PQiRMCUP— Peston on Sunday (...

Three Injured After Car Ploughs Into Pedestrians In German City Of Heidelberg

The Huffington Post | Sarah Harris1 | Posted 26.02.2017 | UK

Three people have been injured after a man drove a car into pedestrians in the German city of Heidelberg. Police said the man fled the scene, before b...

Kim Jong-Nam Killing Suspect Says She Was Paid £72 To Carry Out What She Thought Was Prank

The Huffington Post | Sarah Harris1 | Posted 25.02.2017 | UK

A suspect in the killing of North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un’s exiled half brother said she was paid $90 (£72) to carry out what she thought was a p...

Tory MP Accused Of Trying To Block New Laws On Animal Cruelty And Domestic Violence

The Huffington Post | Aubrey Allegretti | Posted 24.02.2017 | UK

A Tory MP has sparked fury having been accused of trying to ‘talk out’ a range of bills on violence against women, animal cruelty and veterans’ ...

Corbyn Urged To 'Think Long And Hard' After Copeland Result

The Huffington Post | Paul Waugh | Posted 24.02.2017 | UK Politics

A senior member of Jeremy Corbyn’s top team has urged him to listen to the public and not shy away from “painful conclusions” of the “devastat...

Boy, 12, Arrested Over Stabbing In East London

The Huffington Post | Steven Hopkins | Posted 24.02.2017 | UK

A 12-year-old boy has been arrested on suspicion of stabbing a teenager after an altercation in east London. The victim, who police said was in his e...

Thornberry Says It Is 'Fake News' To Claim Corbyn Opposes Nuclear Power Even Though He Did

The Huffington Post | Ned Simons | Posted 24.02.2017 | UK Politics

Emily Thornberry has claimed accusations Jeremy Corbyn was opposed to nuclear power is “fake news” - despite the Labour leader having previously b...

Kim Jong-Nam Killed By 'Weapon Of Mass Destruction'

The Huffington Post | Kathryn Snowdon | Posted 24.02.2017 | UK

Kim Jong-nam, the half-brother of North Korea’s leader, was killed by a weapon of mass destruction, police revealed on Friday. Kim, the older siblin...

'Harassment And Victimisation' Of Jewish Students Must End, MP Demands

The Huffington Post | Jasmin Gray | Posted 25.02.2017 | UK Universities & Education

The government has demanded universities take a “zero-tolerance” policy to anti-Semitism on campus ahead of Israel Apartheid Week. In his annual ...

The Definitive Ranking Of Eccentric BBC Question Time Audience Members

The Huffington Post | Christopher York | Posted 24.02.2017 | UK

7) The Woman Who Just Wants Her Country Back (Whatever That Means) This clip is from an episode broadcast from Doncaster back in April of l...

Corbyn Asked If He Has 'Looked In The Mirror' And Accepted Blame For Copeland Defeat

The Huffington Post | Ned Simons | Posted 24.02.2017 | UK Politics

Jeremy Corbyn has dismissed any suggestion that he is to blame for Labour’s historic by-election loss in Copeland. The Labour leader was asked this ...

Jeremy Corbyn Says Why He's Refusing To Quit After Losing Copeland By-Election

The Huffington Post | Aubrey Allegretti | Posted 24.02.2017 | UK

Labour leader rules out stepping down after by-election loss in Copeland pic.twitter.com/MLYXZOoSFK— DailySunday Politics (@daily_politics) February...

Labour Is Not In Denial About Copeland Defeat, Says John McDonnell

The Huffington Post | Ned Simons | Posted 24.02.2017 | UK Politics

John McDonnell has insisted the Labour Party leadership is not in denial as he blamed disunity in the party for its humiliating defeat in the Copeland...

Nuttall Left Stranded Without A Car, Proving He's Literally 'Not Going Anywhere'

The Huffington Post | Kathryn Snowdon | Posted 24.02.2017 | UK

Paul Nuttall’s assurances that he’s “not going anywhere” literally came true on Thursday night as he was left stranded without his car. In vid...

7 Reasons Labour Lost The Copeland By-Election

The Huffington Post | Christopher York | Posted 24.02.2017 | UK

The divisiveness of Jeremy Corbyn’s leadership has been blamed for Labour losing the Copeland by-election, while others claimed that “Blairites”...

Labour Holds Stoke-on-Trent Central - Ukip *Just* In Second Ahead Of The Tories

The Huffington Post | Graeme Demianyk | Posted 24.02.2017 | UK Politics

Labour has held Stoke-on-Trent Central after Ukip leader Paul Nuttall’s bid to take the seat failed. Nuttall is likely to face questions about the f...

Ukip's Douglas Carswell Denies Blocking Nigel Farage's Knighthood

The Huffington Post | Graeme Demianyk | Posted 23.02.2017 | UK

Isabel Oakeshott believes that Nigel Farage should be given a Knighthood #bbcqt pic.twitter.com/l5lACuBwMA— BBC Question Time (@bbcquestiontime) Feb...

Brexit Briefing: Rotting Food And A Rude Frenchman

The Huffington Post | Owen Bennett | Posted 23.02.2017 | 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 you...

This Flame-Throwing Drone Has An Incredible Job

The Huffington Post | Oscar Williams | Posted 23.02.2017 | UK Tech

No, it’s not an act of infrastructural sabotage. These flame-throwing drones are actually trying to clear high voltage power-lines of rubbish. The C...

Nuttall To 'Run Scared' Of Marr If He Loses Stoke Central

The Huffington Post | Paul Waugh | Posted 23.02.2017 | UK Politics

UKIP leader Paul Nuttall is set to pull out of the Andrew Marr Show this Sunday if he loses the Stoke-on-Trent Central by-election, HuffPost UK has le...

How 'Unknown' Labour Figures Could Be Best Placed To Succeed Jeremy Corbyn

The Huffington Post | Aubrey Allegretti | Posted 23.02.2017 | UK

Ex-shadow cabinet members including Sadiq Khan, Hilary Benn, Andy Burnham and Yvette Cooper would stand the best chance in a fresh Labour leadership c...

Ministers Accused Of 'Hiding' Details Of £1m Compensation Deal With Jamal al-Harith

The Huffington Post | Ned Simons | Posted 23.02.2017 | UK Politics

Ministers have been accused of “hiding” and unnecessarily refusing to answer questions about whether or not and when a former British Guantanamo B...