The Josef Fritzl Story: What Happened Next To The Austrian Incest Monster

The Huffington Post | Sara C Nelson | Posted 24.04.2017 | UK

In April 2017 it’s almost ten years since the near-unbelievable story of the Austrian grandfather who abducted his own daughter and kept her prisone...

Marina Joyce Saga Goes From The Best Of Twitter To The Absolute Worst

The Huffington Post | Kathryn Snowdon | Posted 28.07.2016 | UK

Hundreds of people have turned their concerns for a teenage fashion vlogger to be boycotted into anger after it was revealed that she was not kidnappe...

How The Bizarre Marina Joyce ‘Kidnap’ Conspiracy Created Mass Social Media Hysteria

The Huffington Post | Christopher York | Posted 27.07.2016 | UK

Police have been forced to check on the welfare of a popular north London fashion vlogger after a bizarre kidnap conspiracy erupted overnight, creatin...

Room Film Review: 'Exquisite And Life-Affirming'

Sophie McNaughton | Posted 01.02.2017 | UK Universities & Education
Sophie McNaughton

While Room has the makings of a terrifyingly real horror story or psychological thriller, director Lenny Abrahamson refuses to diminish or cheapen Donoghue's life-affirming story with gimmicks or horror-movie-frights, and instead creates a heart-breaking, and paradoxically heart-warming, masterpiece of cinema which tells a story of human spirit, hope and the incomparable love between a mother and her child.

Women's Work - Camilla Carr and Alla Little. Valuable Life Lessons From Kidnap, Torture And Abuse.

Andy Law | Posted 04.04.2014 | UK
Andy Law

If you spotted Camilla Carr and Alla Little in a café drinking lattés, chatting, giggling and sharing photos on their smartphones, you might think they were friends out shopping and catching up on old times. You wouldn't think they were discussing their imminent talk to corporate bigwigs about How To Cope - when kidnapped, threatened with execution, mentally tortured, raped and treated like an animal.

Kalpana Chakma - Lost But Not Forgotten in Bangladesh

Lydia Parker | Posted 18.02.2014 | UK
Lydia Parker

It was at the age of 23 that Kalpana was kidnapped from her home. The last memories her family have of her are of a girl of 23. What does Kalpana look like now 17 years later? What would she be doing if she hadn't been taken?... Please join us to make sure Kalpana's story isn't forgotten.

'I Spent 11 Years In Hell, Your Hell Is Just Beginning'

Posted 02.08.2013 | UK

Ariel Castro was handed a sentence Thursday that will imprison him for the rest of his life as punishment for the abduction and nearly decade-long tor...

Property Tycoon 'Made Up Kidnap Ordeal Story'

PA | Posted 17.03.2013 | UK

An Irish property developer who alleged he was kidnapped and held captive for eight months made up the extraordinary story, it has been claimed. Ke...

What Are Our Intelligence Services Doing in Our Name?

Bob Morgan | Posted 12.04.2013 | UK Politics
Bob Morgan

Tory MP Andrew Tyrie, chairman of the all-party group on rendition, said the Justice and Security Bill would make it more difficult to establish the truth about Britain's complicity in kidnap and torture and make us all less safe. I think he is right about that.

£5,000 Reward For Help Finding Armed Robber Who Kidnapped Two People

PA | Posted 24.12.2012 | UK

A £5,000 reward is being offered in a bid to find an armed robber who has kidnapped two people. There have been two incidents in the New Forest ar...

Man Who Changed Name To Michael Jackson Guilty Of Sexual Assault On 10-Year-Old

The Huffington Post UK | Chris York | Posted 02.10.2012 | UK

A 50-year-old man who changed his name to Michael Jackson has been told that he may never be released from jail after being found guilty of kidnapping...

Teenager Charged With Kidnap, Sexual Assault Of Girl, 5

PA | Posted 22.09.2012 | UK

A 15-year-old boy has been charged with kidnap and sexual assault by detectives investigating an alleged assault on a five-year-old girl. The incid...

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...

Karen Matthews, Mother Jailed For Kidnapping Own Daughter, 'Wants To Start New Family With Prison Lover'

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 28.05.2012 | UK

Karen Matthews, the mother who kidnapped her own daughter to claim reward money, plans to start a new family with her lover, it has been reported. ...

Police Surround South London Schools Over Child Abduction Fears

The Huffington Post UK | Lucy Sherriff | Posted 24.05.2012 | UK Universities & Education

Police are surrounding schools in a south London borough after two attempted child abductions were reported within a week. Parents have been put on...

Karen Matthews, Kidnap Mother Of Shannon Photographed For First Time Since Release From Prison

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 07.02.2017 | UK

Karen Matthews, the mother who kidnapped her own daughter to claim reward money, has been photographed for the first time since being released from pr...

Karen Matthews 'Freed After Serving Half Her Sentence'

Huffington Post UK | Felicity Morse | Posted 05.04.2012 | UK

Karen Matthews, who kidnapped her own daughter Shannon to claim reward money in what a judge described as a "truly despicable" plot, has been released...

Karen Matthews, Kidnap Mother Of Shannon 'To Be Released From Prison Today'

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 04.06.2012 | UK

Karen Matthews, the mother who kidnapped her own daughter to claim reward money, is set to be released from prison today. The mother-of-seven was ...

'Silence Of The Lambs' Rapist To Return To UK

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 13.02.2012 | UK

A British rapist who carried out a horrific sex attack in Australia, posing as a policeman to kidnap a 21-year-old woman before blindfolding her, stra...

British Aid Worker Kidnapped In Pakistan

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 05.01.2012 | UK

A British aid worker in Pakistan has not been seen since he was attacked at gunpoint and forced into a car, the International Committee of the Red Cro...

Chelsea Midfielder John Obi Mikel's Father Abducted In Nigeria | Posted 15.10.2011 | UK

Midfield players who go in where it hurts to make tackles and interceptions are often described as brave but such a label seems hardly appropriate for...