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OSCARS 2014: Who Should Win The Award For Best Actor?

The Huffington Post UK | Caroline Frost | Posted 26.02.2014 | UK Entertainment

The Oscars are coming! The little gold statuettes are being polished as we speak, ready to be handed out on Sunday evening in Los Angeles. Each day...

LOOK: Why Are There Swastikas Carved On A Council Building?

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 26.02.2014 | UK

A council has been asked to explain why it has swastikas on the stonework of its offices. The placement of the ancient symbol, adopted by the Nazi ...

Petition Calls For Katy's 'Blasphemous' 'Dark Horse' Video To Be Banned

The Huffington Post UK | Matt Bagwell | Posted 26.02.2014 | UK Entertainment

Katy Perry's video for her latest single 'Dark Horse' has been slammed by Muslims who have called for it to be banned from YouTube, accusing it of bei...

Oscars 2014: Who Should Win The Best Supporting Actress?

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 26.02.2014 | UK Entertainment

The Oscars are coming! The little gold statuettes are being polished as we speak, ready to be handed out on Sunday evening in Los Angeles. Each da...

'Take The Money Out Of The Drugs Business' Chief Constable Urges

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 24.02.2014 | UK

A police chief in favour of decriminalising class A drugs has repeated his call for an "honest debate" to help take the money out of illegal dealing. ...

OSCARS 2014: Who's Going To Win Best Supporting Actor?

The Huffington Post UK | Caroline Frost | Posted 24.02.2014 | UK Entertainment

The Oscars are coming! The little gold statuettes are being polished as we speak, ready to be handed out on Sunday evening in Los Angeles. Each da...

Should Holiday Firms 'Cash In' On School Hols?

The Huffington Post UK | Asa Bennett | Posted 24.02.2014 | UK Politics

MPs are set to debate the impact of holiday firms' extra charges during school holidays on families after 170,000 people signed an e-petition calling ...

Is May's Plan To Hike Visa Fees 'Unacceptable'?

The Huffington Post UK | Asa Bennett | Posted 24.02.2014 | UK Politics

Theresa May's plan to dramatically increase visa fees to plug a £50 million gap in the Home Office's budget has been branded "unacceptable" by busine...

The Voice UK - Prepare for Battle!

Nathan Amzi | Posted 25.04.2014 | UK Entertainment
Nathan Amzi

This Saturday saw the final round of blind auditions for Season Three of The Voice UK with yet again Will.i.am being the last to fill his team. Also showing that the new panel and programming shift has worked with the show beating Saturday Night Takeaway in the ratings war.

Clegg Risks Lib Dem Revolt With EU Migrant Benefits Plan

The Huffington Post UK | Asa Bennett | Posted 21.02.2014 | UK Politics

Nick Clegg may have to face down a grassroots Liberal Democrat rebellion over plans to double how long migrants from EU countries have to wait to clai...

Stripped Of Benefits? IDS Could Charge You To Appeal

The Huffington Post UK | Asa Bennett | Posted 21.02.2014 | UK Politics

Iain Duncan Smith's Department for Work and Pensions could charge those who have been automatically stripped of benefits to fight the decision in an a...

Would You Wear This 'Electric Condom'?

Huffington Post UK | Posted 21.02.2014 | UK Tech

Would you wear an electric condom? The unlikely sounding idea has just been launched on a crowd-funding website. The idea is to try and "enhance...

This Cthulhu Tree Trunk Obviously Heralds The Arrival Of HP Lovecraft's Alien Monster

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 20.02.2014 | UK

HP Lovecraft’s octopus-headed creature the Cthulhu is seeping slowly out of the earth and will soon be among us. Via the portal of a gnarled tre...

Asa Bennett

Is It Moral To Strip Benefits For Weeks Just For Missing An Interview?

HuffingtonPost.com | Asa Bennett | Posted 20.02.2014 | UK Politics

Nick Clegg was taken to task on his LBC radio show by "William from Stafford" over how government welfare changes were forcing the poor to increasingl...

Ex-Tory Minister Gets Seventh Job While STILL Being MP

The Huffington Post UK | Asa Bennett | Posted 19.02.2014 | UK Politics

Tory MP Henry Bellingham, who served as Africa minister until 2012, has got a new job as chairman of Pathfinder Minerals, which is fighting for contro...

'Offensive' Golly Advert Banned

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 19.02.2014 | UK
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A 'joke' website has been banned from advertising golliwog-style fancy dress costumes. The Advertising Standards Authority said the outfit "was lik...

Animal Rights Come Before Religion, Insists Minister As Halal & Kosher Slaughter Is Banned In Denmark

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 24.02.2014 | UK

The Danish government has introduced a ban on the religious slaughter of animals for the production of kosher and halal meat. The ban came into ef...

Luisa Vs Katie: Who Did You Support In Channel 5's 'Immigration Row'?

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 18.02.2014 | UK Entertainment

TV viewers were divided last night as businesswoman-come-glamour-model Luisa Zissman and rent-a-gob Katie Hopkins aired their views on 'The Big Britis...

#Delicious Or #Desperate? Brand Launches 'Social Media' Friendly Food

The Huffington Post UK | Asa Bennett | Posted 17.02.2014 | UK

Birds Eye has announced it'll launch a new range of potato shapes, "Mashtags" (Mas#tags), especially for social media savvy potato-lovers. The new...

Sherlock Museum Curator Mocks 'Selfish' Job Applicant

The Huffington Post UK | Asa Bennett | Posted 17.02.2014 | UK

The curator of the Sherlock Holmes Museum has sparked outrage on social media by suggesting job applicant Rachel Fox was "lazy" and "selfish" for requ...

Why We Love Instagram Food Porn (Even If French Chefs Don't)

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 17.02.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Taking pictures of our food and posting it online: guilty as charged. Who hasn't? Unfortunately, Michelin-starred French restaurants don't share t...

Nick Clegg Hints At Lib Dem-Labour Coalition...

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 17.02.2014 | UK

Nick Clegg has fuelled speculation that he is positioning for coalition with Labour next year by saying he believes Ed Miliband's party has "changed"....

Helen Mirren Slams Female Bodycount In TV Drama

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 16.02.2014 | UK Entertainment

Dame Helen Mirren has spoken out against the high number of female corpses in British TV drama. The Oscar-winning actress, who will receive a reve...

Charlotte Meredith

New Dangerous Dog Laws 'Will Not Prevent Future Attacks'

HuffingtonPost.com | Charlotte Meredith | Posted 15.02.2014 | UK

The UK's dog laws are due to be strengthened later this year after a string of fatal attacks, but are they enough to prevent attacks from reoccurring?...

The Labour Party and the Currency Union Deceit

Alan Wyllie | Posted 15.04.2014 | UK Politics
Alan Wyllie

Ed Balls deciding to join the the Tories and LibDems and apparently writing off the possibility of an Independent Scotland sharing a currency union with the rest of the UK is a low point for the Labour party.