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Leaving Paris: Plays, Paintings and PSG

Rosie Snowball | Posted 02.03.2015 | UK Universities & Education
Rosie Snowball

The glitz and the glam that supposedly embody Paris were put on hold; the world was watching Paris, but in the city itself, a reflective and emotional silence prevailed in the days following this tragic episode for France.

More Than 200 Skeletons Found In Mass Grave Under French Supermarket - But What Killed Them?

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 02.03.2015 | UK

More than 200 skeletons have been discovered in a mass grave under a supermarket in Paris, France. The remains were discovered during redevelopmen...

Journalists Arrested For Flying Drones While Reporting On Illegal Flying Of Drones

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 26.02.2015 | UK

Three Al Jazeera journalists have been arrested for allegedly flying drones in Paris at night while filming a report about several drone sightings nea...

Mysterious Night Drone Sightings Put Paris Police On High Alert

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 25.02.2015 | UK

A series of unexplained drone sightings near landmarks in the French capital have police officers baffled. Five mystery flights were spotted on Tue...

I'm a Liverpool Fan... Guess What? Some Liverpool Fans Are Racist

Karl Davis | Posted 24.02.2015 | UK Sport
Karl Davis

The shameful scenes from Paris of a handful of Chelsea fans bullying, and racially harassing a black man on the Metro will do little to soothe the caustic image of British football in the eyes of the world...

Here Are The 'Racist' Chelsea Fans Police Are Hunting

PA | Posted 20.02.2015 | UK Sport

Police have released images of three Chelsea football fans they believe were involved in an allegedly racist incident on a Paris Metro train. The Metr...

The Shocking Video That Proves Racism In Football Is Far From Dead

PA | Posted 18.02.2015 | UK Sport

Chelsea Football Club has said it is prepared to ban fans who prevented a black man getting onto a train in Paris before they declared: "We're racist ...

Hidden Camera Shows Jewish Reporter Intimidated In Paris Suburbs

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 17.02.2015 | UK

A hidden camera exposed the rampant anti-Semitism of the Parisian suburbs after it tracked a journalist strolling around the city wearing a yarmulke f...

More Outrage for Drawing Blood Not Cartoons Needed

John Sargeant | Posted 03.02.2015 | UK Politics
John Sargeant

The articles of a thousand words, detailing what is wrong with Charlie Hebdo continue. A quick line or two condemn the murder of the cartoonists. Then the rest of the piece that in life they were out of order to satirise and lampoon religion and the religious.

How To Have A Bargain Valentine's Day In Paris

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 03.02.2015 | UK Lifestyle

With Valentine's Day fast approaching, many loved-up Brits will be considering a trip to Paris. Thankfully, you don't have to spend a fortune to ha...

Mindfulness in the Face of Terrorism

Alexa Frey | Posted 02.02.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Alexa Frey

Many of us have probably wondered, "Are we next?" This is a scary prospect. For Londoners it's also bound to bring up painful memories of the 07/07 bombings. These fears are then fuelled by sensationalist media coverage. If we're not mindful, we can end up feeling paralysed by fear and despair.

Celebrate Valentine's Day in Paris

Good Hotel Guide | Posted 27.01.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Good Hotel Guide

Valentine's Day falls on a Saturday this year, and what better way to spend it than on a weekend in the most romantic city of them all, Paris? We've listed six of the best ways to make the most of your trip below.

The French May Have United, But France Is Still Ruled By the Authoritarian Left

Lukas Mikelionis | Posted 26.01.2015 | UK Politics
Lukas Mikelionis

It's indeed over. France without the agreement of the nation decided that the fifth Republic is done. Praise the Sixth Republic that cannot bear the wit and has the code of sacred topics - the city of Paris and its multicultural, politically correct nature is the first one.

Live and Let Live

Miriam Brown | Posted 20.01.2015 | UK
Miriam Brown

The ability to express and the power to repress is a battle that is being fought not only here in the Western world but by thousands everywhere. It is hard to know if anyone will ever win. 'Live and let live' I say.

Should Freedom of Expression Have Limits?

Farooq Aftab | Posted 20.01.2015 | UK
Farooq Aftab

In light of the recent attacks on Charlie Hebdo, the debate on freedom of expression has once again come to the fore. It is claimed that Muslims are being overly sensitive and overreacting when it comes to the reprinting of the cartoons of the Prophet Muhammad (peace and blessings of Allah be upon him)...

Eurostar Passengers Faced More Delays As Queues Build Up

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Jessica Elgot | Posted 18.01.2015 | UK

Eurotunnel services have resumed but customers are told to expect delays following the lorry fire which left thousands of passengers stranded on eithe...

UK Police Move To Protect Jewish Community After Terror Plots

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Jack Sommers | Posted 17.01.2015 | UK

UK police are stepping up security for Britain's Jewish community and their own officers amid fears of a repeat of the terrorist attacks in France. ...

Hero Of French Kosher Supermarket Siege Gets French Citizenship

The Huffington Post UK | Jessica Elgot | Posted 16.01.2015 | UK

A Malian Muslim man who heroically hid several of hostages in a kosher supermarket and helped French police co-ordinate their storming of the building...

Croissants For Queuing Brits As Charlie Hebdo Goes On Sale

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Jessica Elgot | Posted 20.01.2015 | UK

Queues are forming outside newsagents and bookshops today as Brits try to get hold of copies of the first Charlie Hebdo magazine since the deadly shoo...

Jack Sommers

The Fox News-Free Truth About France's 'No Go Muslim-Only Zones'

HuffingtonPost.com | Jack Sommers | Posted 15.01.2015 | UK

Many who loudly insist Europe is being overrun by Islam eagerly repeat claims that France has Muslim-only "No Go" Zones. In his now infamous Fox Ne...

Muslims and Jews Should Work Together Now More Than Ever

Julie Siddiqi | Posted 15.01.2015 | UK
Julie Siddiqi

Out of such ugly, tragic scenes coming from France this week, we need to look for opportunities and glimmers of hope. That is what Prophet Muhammad, peace be upon him, did in his lifetime.

Brutal, Bilious, Offensive Cartooning Is What We Do and Have Done for Centuries

Brian John Spencer | Posted 15.01.2015 | UK Politics
Brian John Spencer

Charlie Hebdo was categorically correct to publish the prophet on its front cover. To ask cartoonists not to draw Mohammed would be like cartoonists to ask Muslims to give up their prophet...

Charlie Hebdo: The Rallying Cry for Free Speech Is Noble, but Hypocritical

Alexandra Chaloux | Posted 15.01.2015 | UK
Alexandra Chaloux

I would invite those who are invoking the sanctity of free speech and freedom of self expression in response to the shootings in Paris to consider a few things...

After Tens Of Thousands March For Free Speech, The French Arrest A Comedian

AP/The Huffington Post | Paul Vale | Posted 14.01.2015 | UK

Controversial French comedian Dieudonne will face trial over Facebook comments he posted following the attacks in Paris that left 17 dead. According t...

Crowd Sings John Lennon's 'Imagine' At Paris Unity March

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 14.01.2015 | UK

There have been many remarkable responses to the attacks in Paris last week that left 17 people dead, from the national anthem being sung in the Frenc...