Somali Piracy Disremembered

Yury Fedotov | Posted 12.04.2017 | UK
Yury Fedotov

Somali piracy off the Horn of Africa was once estimated by the World Bank to cost global trade billions of dollars, and to harm the fragile economies...

All Aboard for the Paris Climate Agreement?

Barry Gardiner | Posted 16.04.2017 | UK Politics
Barry Gardiner

This week, crucial decisions at the International Maritime Organisation in London could undermine the central goals of the global climate deal agreed in Paris last December.

Horse Drowns After Woman Takes It Swimming

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 24.07.2013 | UK

A horse has drowned after panicking when its owner took it swimming in the sea, coastguards said. The horse and rider entered water off the beach o...

British Child Amongst Dead In Hong Kong Ferry Collision

The Huffington Post UK | Chris York | Posted 03.10.2012 | UK

A British child was one of those killed when two ferries collided in Hong Kong, the Foreign Office has confirmed. The child, who has yet to be name...

British National Among Victims Of Hong Kong Ferry Disaster

Huffington Post UK | Posted 02.12.2012 | UK

A British national was among the victims of the Hong Kong ferry disaster, the Foreign Office has confirmed. 38 people were killed and around 100 pa...

Hong Kong Ferry Collision Among City's Worst Maritime Disasters

Huffington Post UK | Posted 02.10.2012 | UK

Two passenger ferries have collided off Hong Kong, killing at least 37 people and leaving around 100 passengers injured. Six crew members were arre...

PICTURES: Queen Battles Against Elements To Reveal Restored Cutty Sark

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 25.04.2012 | UK

The revamped Cutty Sark, the world's last remaining tea clipper, has been unveiled by the Queen after a £50 million restoration project. Despite s...