Denigrated and Vilified By Their Own Government, British Police Brace Themselves Post-Paris

Chris Hobbs | Posted 16.11.2015 | UK Politics
Chris Hobbs

In London the simple fact is that the armed police 'jam' does not cover the slice of bread that is one of the world's major cities and does not even begin to lightly smear much of the loaf that is the UK. Meanwhile, the increase announced by the government in the numbers of MI5, MI6 and GCHQ officers together with increased funding is a bittersweet pill for struggling police officers on the front line to swallow...

Boris Johnson Has Lost The Plot

Sharmeen Ziauddin | Posted 03.05.2014 | UK Politics
Sharmeen Ziauddin

Whilst Boris may have appeased some of the electorate by attacking members of the Muslim community, he's definitely lost me as a voter and possibly thousands of others. Social services have enough on their plate without making them work out which brown person is a religious Muslim parent and which is a radicalised Muslim parent.

Timbuktu and Bamiyan: A Tale of Two Cities

Llewelyn Morgan | Posted 10.04.2013 | UK Universities & Education
Llewelyn Morgan

I swore blind to myself a couple of weeks ago that I'd never publish another word on Bamiyan. I fear deeply for the future of that beautiful valley and its long-suffering people, but I felt I'd reached a point of just repeating myself. One thing Bamiyan should never be is boring.

Dutch Photographer Captured Alongside British Journalist In Syria Describes Ordeal

Huffington Post UK | Felicity Morse | Posted 29.07.2012 | UK

A Dutch and British photojournalist who were kidnapped in Syria by Islamist militants have been freed by members of the Free Syrian Army after a harro...

Osama Bin Laden's Last Words Published Online

Huffington Post UK | Felicity Morse | Posted 04.05.2012 | UK

Letters seized from Osama Bin Laden's Pakistani hideout expose the Al Qaeda leader's frustration with his jihadi "brothers" and his inability to contr...