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Women For Women’s Brita Fernandez Schmidt On Her Mission To Help The World’s Most Vulnerable Women

The Huffington Post | Brogan Driscoll | Posted 19.09.2017 | UK Lifestyle

For as long as she can remember, Brita Fernandez Schmidt has been committed to making a difference. Her mission? To work against inequality so that wo...

It's Not Just Film Stars In Paradise - How You Can Help True Victims Of Hurricane Irma

The Huffington Post | Jasmin Gray | Posted 08.09.2017 | UK

Hurricane Irma - the strongest Atlantic Ocean hurricane ever recorded - has killed 14 people and left thousands more with nothing as it tears its way ...

Glenda Jackson's Stunning Burberry Campaign Is Giving Us Life

The Huffington Post | Patricia Yaker Ekall | Posted 31.08.2017 | UK Style

Burberry will show their latest collection at London Fashion Week on 16 September this year. As a teaser for the hot-ticket event, the British fashion...

Big Ben Is About To Fall Silent For Four Years - Here's Why

The Huffington Post | Kate Forrester | Posted 14.08.2017 | UK Politics

The chimes of the world’s most iconic clock are to be silenced for the next four years while major conservation works are carried out. Big Ben’s f...

What To Do In An Acid Attack: NHS Guidelines Reveal How To Help Victims In First ‘Crucial Minutes’

The Huffington Post | Brogan Driscoll | Posted 31.08.2017 | UK Lifestyle

While acid attacks are still rare, the number of attacks are on the rise. As a result many are wondering what to do if they bear witness to this abhor...

Donald Trump Asks Legal Team To Look Into Possibility Of Pardoning Himself

The Huffington Post | Christopher York | Posted 21.07.2017 | UK

Donald Trump’s lawyers are looking into the legalities of the President pardoning himself and his family in the event of the Russia probe finding an...

Reports Sturgeon To Suspend Plans For Second Referendum 'Entirely Speculative'

The Huffington Post | Steven Hopkins | Posted 25.06.2017 | UK

Reports that Nicola Sturgeon is to put plans for a second independence referendum on hold to instead focus on delivering a soft Brexit are entirely sp...

The General Election Was A Massive Win For Diversity

The Huffington Post | Dawn Kelly | Posted 09.06.2017 | UK Politics

The aftermath of the 2017 General Election might be far from strong or indeed stable, but the results did bring some good news. Britain made positive ...

This Is What People Who Can't Vote Want You To Know

The Huffington Post | Eve Hartley | Posted 07.06.2017 | UK

EU Nationals, homeless people and 16-17 year olds are all groups who can’t vote. We asked them who they would vote for and what questions they would...

No One Is Buying 'Last Minute Corbyn Smears' As Papers Declare Hands

The Huffington Post | Jasmin Gray | Posted 07.06.2017 | UK

Britain’s right-wing press have been accused of attempting to “smear” Jeremy Corbyn on the eve of the General Election, with several papers link...

Trump Branded 'Disgrace' For Bizarre Rendition Of National Anthem For Fallen Troops

The Huffington Post | Christopher York | Posted 30.05.2017 | UK

Donald Trump has been accused of “disgraceful” behaviour and acting like a “toddler President” after a seemingly-jovial rendition of the US na...

Heartless Burglars Drowned Cockapoo Puppy Benji During Break In

The Huffington Post | Sara C Nelson | Posted 07.04.2017 | UK

A seven-month-old puppy was drowned in a bath by a heartless intruder during a break-in. Benji the Cockapoo was found dead at the ransacked address in...

Hero Tory MP Reflects On 'Mad' Attack And How He Tried To Save Dying Police Officer

The Huffington Post | Aubrey Allegretti | Posted 23.03.2017 | UK

Warning: This article contains some images readers may find distressing Tributes have flooded in to the hero Tory MP who tried to save the life of a p...

UK Follows US Ban On Laptops On Flights From Middle East And Africa

The Huffington Post | Steven Hopkins | Posted 21.03.2017 | UK

The government has confirmed it will ban laptops and other electronic devices on certain flights entering the UK - in a move mirroring rules implement...

There's An 'Odd' Computer Link Between Trump And Russia Still Being Investigated

The Huffington Post | Christopher York | Posted 10.03.2017 | UK

The FBI is still investigating an “odd” computer link between a Russian bank and the Trump Organisation, according to reports. A server owned by M...

Jess Phillips Pours Icy Cold Water On David Cameron's Awkward Lip Gaffe

The Huffington Post | George Bowden | Posted 10.03.2017 | UK

Jess Phillips has poured cold water on frenzied analysis of footage appearing to show David Cameron criticising Chancellor Phillip Hammond over planne...

Mhairi Black Mouths A Sweary Response To Tory Minister In Benefits Debate

The Huffington Post | Aubrey Allegretti | Posted 09.03.2017 | UK

Yet more cuts that Scotland didn't vote for and no real answers from the Minister. pic.twitter.com/CPhYFtYfcU— Mhairi Black MP (@MhairiBlack) March ...

Copeland By-Election: Odds, Polls and Candidates

The Huffington Post | Sara C Nelson | Posted 23.02.2017 | UK

Voters in the Cumbrian seat of Copeland are set to head to the polls on Thursday to choose a new MP following the resignation of Labour’s Jamie Reed...

Stoke Candidate Arrested On Suspicion Of Stirring Up Racial Hatred

The Huffington Post | Steven Hopkins | Posted 17.02.2017 | UK

A pensioner standing as an independent candidate in the Stoke byelection has been arrested on suspicion of stirring up racial hatred. Barbara Fieldin...

Hillary Clinton Declares 'The Future Is Female'

The Huffington Post | Brogan Driscoll | Posted 07.02.2017 | UK Lifestyle

Hillary Clinton issued a rallying cry to women around the globe, urging them to fight for gender equality and lead by example. In her first video stat...

People Are Penning Brilliant Poems About Donald Trump Meeting Theresa May

The Huffington Post | Sarah Harris1 | Posted 27.01.2017 | UK

Britons have watched with interest as Theresa May prepares to meet with Donald Trump today for the first time since both came to power. The British PM...

#WhyIMarch: People On Why They Are Attending The Women's March On Saturday

The Huffington Post | Brogan Driscoll | Posted 20.01.2017 | UK Lifestyle

On Saturday, the day after the US President-elect Donald Trump’s inauguration, hundreds of thousands of people are taking part in a series of women...

Women Are Sharing Their #MarchingShoes Ahead Of The March On Saturday

The Huffington Post | Brogan Driscoll | Posted 17.01.2017 | UK Lifestyle

People are sharing photos of the shoes they plan to wear on the Women’s March on Saturday 21 January. Across the globe, hundreds of thousands of wom...

Press Legal Costs Proposal Will Result In Surge Of 'Ambulance-Chasing Lawyers'

The Huffington Post | Kathryn Snowdon | Posted 07.01.2017 | UK

A new industry of “ambulance-chasing lawyers” could be created if controversial new measures designed to saddle newspapers with the cost of legal ...

Terrifying Footage Shows Fireworks Market Explosion That Killed At Least 29

The Huffington Post | Christopher York | Posted 21.12.2016 | UK

At least 29 people are dead and dozens more badly burned after an explosion at a fireworks market in Mexico tore through stalls setting off a chain re...