Investigation

Incredible Picture Of The Gaza Conflict Taken From The ISS

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 24.07.2014 | UK Tech

This incredible picture of Gaza was tweeted on Wednesday by astronaut Alexander Gerst, who is currently on board the International Space Station orbit...

This Holiday Season, Don't Buy Into Cruelty

Mimi Bekhechi | Posted 22.02.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Mimi Bekhechi

If the label says, "angora" or "wool" or "leather", please remember that the garment began as a living being - and leave it on the shelf. The only way to ensure that a piece of clothing (or anything else for that matter) is cruelty-free is to shop animal-free.

Follow the Money

Christian Berg | Posted 25.01.2014 | UK Tech
Christian Berg

Follow the money; an old investigative adage that says the money trail will ultimately lead to those at the heart of a crime. However, does this hold for all crimes? Particularly those online or those possessed of an extremely skewed value system.

Supermarket 'Horrified' Over Maggots Found In Aisle

PA | Posted 14.08.2013 | UK

Tesco said it was "horrified" to hear that customers found maggots crawling in a box in the confectionery aisle of one of its stores. Josh Downs an...

Fake AP Tweet: FBI Investigating

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 24.04.2013 | UK

The FBI is investigating how hackers managed to send a fake Associated Press tweet announcing an attack on the White House. FBI spokeswoman Jenny S...

Pigeon Racing: Finishing Dead Last

Ingrid Newkirk | Posted 03.06.2013 | UK Sport
Ingrid Newkirk

Illusions are worth shattering when they involve cruelty. It comes as a shock to many to learn that hundreds of thousands of pigeons are tossed into the air even when storms are predicted along their flight paths, and the fact that many will perish is well known to the racers.

Police Probe After Fox Bites Off Baby's Finger

PA | Posted 09.02.2013 | UK

Police are investigating a fox attack on a one-month-old baby boy which left his hand seriously injured. The animal tore the infant's finger off af...

Five Hospitals To Be Investigated Over High Death Rates

PA/HuffintonPost | Posted 07.02.2013 | UK

Five hospital trusts are to be investigated over high death rates following a scathing report which laid bare the "disaster" of Stafford Hospital. ...

North Korea: Do You Hear the People Sing?

Benedict Rogers | Posted 30.03.2013 | UK
Benedict Rogers

North Korea is ruled by the only dictatorship in the world that is both a dynasty and, in its own propaganda, a deity. If you worship anything other than the Kim family, you end up in one of the prison camps, or kwan-li-so.

Scotland Yard To Probe MP's Child Sex Abuse Allegations

PA | Posted 17.01.2013 | UK

Scotland Yard has launched an official investigation into historic claims of child abuse after an MP alleged that a "senior aide of a former prime min...

Sale Deaths: Arrest Made After Bodies Of Man And Woman Found

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 08.07.2012 | UK

A 45-year-old was arrested on suspicion of murder in the North East on Saturday after a man and a woman in their 60s were found dead in a house in Sal...

Man Arrested Following Woman's Fatal Fall

PA | Posted 27.05.2012 | UK

A 25-year-old man has been arrested by police investigating how a woman died after falling from a building. The 23-year-old woman fell from a prope...

Murder Probe Launched After Fatal Stabbing In Newham

PA | Posted 02.02.2012 | UK

A murder probe has been launched into the stabbing of a teenager. The 18-year-old man was stabbed to death in Gill Avenue, Newham, east London, on ...

Scandal of the 'Tomato Slaves' Picking Crops Destined for UK

Andrew Wasley | Posted 10.12.2011 | UK
Andrew Wasley

The grim collection of shacks I visited are home to some of Europe's so-called 'tomato slaves' - mostly migrants from impoverished west African nations, a few from Eastern Europe - trying to scratch a living harvesting the region's abundant tomato crop.

Three Prisoners Arrested After Inmate Found Dead In Ian Huntley Prison

Posted 01.12.2011 | UK

Three prisoners have been arrested after another inmate was found dead in a cell. A murder investigation was launched after the 23-year-old man, or...

Two-Year-Old Dies After Being Trapped In A Burning Van

PA | Posted 01.12.2011 | UK

A two-year-old girl died after her stepfather and mother were beaten back by flames as they tried in vain to rescue her from a burning van during a fi...