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Is This Ad 'Clumsily Racist' About Westerners?

The Huffington Post UK | Asa Bennett | Posted 25.01.2014 | UK

Japanese airline All Nippon Airways has been forced to pull a controversial advert after complaints of "clumsy racism" as it showed an actor dressed a...

Miso and Honey Roast Aubergines Recipe

Lisa Faulkner | Posted 01.11.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Lisa Faulkner

I have always been a fan of Japanese cooking and it seems I am not alone. Over the last few years Japanese-style restaurants and recipes are popping up everywhere as more people are looking for healthier alternatives without compromising on taste.

A Skin Meets Style Statement: Horiyoshi the Third

Kate Lawson | Posted 13.10.2013 | UK Style
Kate Lawson

From Chanel, Beyonce's House of Dereon and Betsey Johnson's temporary fashion tattoos, to Louis Vuitton's SS11 man-bag in collaboration with tattoo artist Scott Campbell, and Christian Audigier's collections featuring Ed Hardy's iconic tattoo designs - the fusion of body inking and fashion has long been making a powerful statement.

Japanese Face Slimmer Exercise Mouthpiece Fights Wrinkles And Sagging Skin

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 17.06.2013 | UK Lifestyle

When it comes to finding bizarre solutions to everyday problems, the Japanese are definitely world leaders. At HuffPost UK, we've been very happy t...

Who Do You Think You Are?

Sara Sheridan | Posted 13.07.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Sara Sheridan

I have to admit to a certain amount of confusion of late. I was asked recently by a friend 'what' I considered myself. I live in Scotland and here, in the run up to the referendum on independence next autumn, most people are trying to figure out, in essence, if they're more Scottish than British or vice versa.

'Meat-Eaters Lie, Cheat And Commit Sex Crimes', Claims Indian School Textbook

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 16.11.2012 | UK

An textbook which collars meat-eaters as the scourge of society is being freely circulated in Indian schools. New Healthway - Health, Hygiene, Phy...

Olympics Levels Of Sexism?

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 20.07.2012 | UK Lifestyle

Sports governing bodies from Japan and Australia are under fire after complaints that male Olympic athletes flew business class to the London Games, w...

5:7:5 The News in Haikus

Graeme Keeton | Posted 27.08.2012 | Home
Graeme Keeton

In response to the kid who defined a haiku in a haiku recently, I've translated a few stories from around The Huffington Post UK.

WATCH: The Insanely Catchy 'Lazy Harp Seal Has No Job' Song

Huffington Post UK | Alastair Plumb | Posted 22.05.2012 | UK Comedy

Remember The Fast Food Song by early noughties pop merchants Fast Food Rockers? Now that was an insanely catchy song. Terrible, sure, but crazy catchy...

WATCH: Japanese Cats Love Their Snow Den

Huffington Post UK | Alastair Plumb | Posted 06.03.2012 | UK Comedy

Meet Shiro and Chibi. Shiro's on the right, squinting, Chibi's on the left, not squinting. Both are cats, both love their new snow den. Well, we s...

WATCH: Japanese Striker Kicks Football Into Moving Bus

Huffington Post UK | Alastair Plumb | Posted 20.01.2012 | UK Comedy

Japanese free kick virtuoso Shunsuke Nakamura played for Celtic from 2005 to 2009, where he regularly wowed the crowds with his precise set pieces. ...

The World's Oldest Dog, Pusuke, Dies In Japan At The Age Of 26 (Pictures)

Huffington Post | Alastair Plumb | Posted 08.12.2011 | UK Comedy

Living to the grand ol' age of 26 years old, Pusuke has, as they say, had a very good innings. Working out at a whopping 125 years old in dog year...

Incredibly Long Japanese Playground Slide Is Incredibly Awesome (VIDEO)

Huffington Post | Alastair Plumb | Posted 05.12.2011 | UK Comedy

In Japan, they don't mess around when it comes to playground slides. Where Britain would make do with just a couple of metres of polished steel to sli...

Kittens Entranced By Japanese Ice-Skating Champion Daisuke Takahashi On TV (VIDEO)

Huffington Post | Alastair Plumb | Posted 01.12.2011 | UK Comedy

Just in case you don't follow the international ice-skating circuit, Daisuke Takahashi is pretty damn good at ice-skating. Hailing from Kurashiki,...

F1's Kobayashi invites the Girls from fukushima

Todd McCandless | Posted 13.11.2011 | UK
Todd McCandless

As Formula One's only Japanese driver on the grid, Sauber's Kamui Kobayashi prepares to head home for the Japanese Grand Prix and in preparation, the ...