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Carney 'Offended' To Be Asked If He's Too Close To Osborne

The Huffington Post UK | Asa Bennett | Posted 26.11.2013 | UK Politics

Bank of England governor Mark Carney has angrily denied suggestions by a Labour MP that he is too close to George Osborne and presents an artificially...

Hodge: Super-Rich See Paying Tax As 'Increasingly Voluntary'

The Huffington Post UK | Asa Bennett | Posted 26.11.2013 | UK Politics

Multinational corporations and the ultra-rich see paying tax as "increasingly voluntary", public accounts committee chair Margaret Hodge has warned. ...

POLL: Where Should Richard III Be Buried?

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 26.11.2013 | UK

It's probably not the final chapter that King Richard III had in mind. The battle over his remains will reach the High Court on Tuesday, with his d...

Bairstow, Ballance Or Stokes? Who Should Replace Trott?

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 26.11.2013 | UK Sport

Jonathan Trott's departure from England's Ashes squad has left captain Alastair Cook and coach Andy Flower with a fresh selection dilemma. Although...

Are Zero-Hours Contracts 'Unfairly Demonised'?

The Huffington Post UK | Asa Bennett | Posted 26.11.2013 | UK

Zero-hours workers are more likely to be happy with their work-life balance than other employees, new research has found. The study from the Chart...

Energy Giants Profits Now FIVE Times Higher

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 25.11.2013 | UK

The 'Big Six' energy giants' profits have multiplied five-fold to more than £1 billion since 2009, according to figures from regulator Ofgem. It m...

London Mansion Has Price Slashed In Half, Still Unaffordable

The Huffington Post UK | Asa Bennett | Posted 25.11.2013 | UK

A London super-mansion boasting 11 bedrooms, 10 bathrooms, a gym and underground parking has had its price slashed by almost half after originally bei...

David Cameron Will Not Back Ban On Page 3 Despite Campaign Against Online Porn

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 22.11.2013 | UK

The Prime Minister, who has been vocal in his support of a campaign to ban online pornography, has reiterated his stance on opposing a ban on Page 3, ...

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Whoever Said Exercise Was Dull Has Never Tried A Hula Hooping Class

HuffingtonPost.com | Patricia Doma | Posted 28.03.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Hula hooping instantly evokes fun childhood memories. But who'd have thought such an effortless sport would end up becoming such a popular fitness wor...

You Could Soon Collect Amazon Parcels From Your Tube Station

The Huffington Post UK | Asa Bennett | Posted 22.11.2013 | UK

Amazon parcels could soon be collected from your local London Underground station, as the online retail giant is in reported talks with Transport for ...

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Nick Clegg 'Squandered' Millions Says Senior Lib Dem

HuffingtonPost.com | Ned Simons | Posted 22.11.2013 | UK Politics

"I was sitting there gawping in open-mouthed astonishment," Nick Harvey recalls. "I was in stunned disbelief". The former Lib Dem defence minister is ...

LOOK: Only Three Panellists Turn Up For Question Time

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 22.11.2013 | UK

It's Question Time, but not as we know it. Just three panellists turned up for Thursday night's recording of the BBC's flagship debate. Telegrap...

Farage Threatens To Intrude On TV Election Debates

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 21.11.2013 | UK Politics

Nigel Farage is planning to circumvent the three main parties should they choose to exclude him from the televised debates leading up to the next elec...

Should Cyclists Be Banned From Wearing Headphones?

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 21.11.2013 | UK

A ban on cyclists wearing headphones has reportedly moved a step closer after Boris Johnson said it made him "absolutely terrified". Transport for ...

'I Cheated On You' Prank Video Goes Viral, But Who's The Fool: Him, Her Or Us?

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 21.11.2013 | UK Lifestyle

Revenge is sweet, and there is nothing sweeter than pulling a fast one on a serial prankster, and giving them a taste of their own medicine. That's...

Monty Python Confirm Reunion With Press Conference

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 25.01.2014 | UK Entertainment

Monty Python are on their way back, the five remaining members have confirmed in a press conference held in London today. John Cleese, Michael Pal...

Consent At 14, Says Tatchell

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 21.11.2013 | UK

The age of consent should be lowered to 14, an equal rights campaigner has suggested. Peter Tatchell hit out at the "depressing reaction" to a rece...

Spitting In North London Could Cost You £500

The Huffington Post UK | Jessica Elgot | Posted 21.11.2013 | UK

Anti-social spitters could be fined up to £500 if they sully the streets of Enfield, after the first law of its kind is introduced to ban the habit. ...

Kids Exposed To TV Gambling Ads More Than 200 Times A Year

The Huffington Post UK | Asa Bennett | Posted 20.11.2013 | UK

Kids as young as four are being exposed to gambling adverts on TV more than 200 times a year, as official figures show that the amount of gambling ads...

Are The Police Fiddling Crime Stats?

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 20.11.2013 | UK

The Police Federation admits "serious questions" have been raised about whether people can rely on crime statistics. Shocked MPs were told of the w...

'Masturbation' Protein Shake Ad BANNED After Complaint

The Huffington Post UK | Asa Bennett | Posted 20.11.2013 | UK

This ad for protein shake brand For Goodness Shakes has been banned by the advertising watchdog, which deemed that its references to male masturbation...

WATCH: Do Silent Farts Smell Worse Than Loud Parps?

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 20.11.2013 | UK Lifestyle

Ever giggled about the idea of silent but deadly farts? Sure you have. Whether it's from chewing too much gum or simply eating food, when excess ai...

Now It's The 'Big Seven' Energy Firms

The Huffington Post UK | Asa Bennett | Posted 20.11.2013 | UK

Britain's energy market is set to be dominated by a "Big Seven" as a new deal agreed by RWE npower to offload 770,000 customer accounts will effective...

Should Team GB Field A Women's Team At Rio 2016?

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 19.11.2013 | UK Sport

England women's football captain Casey Stoney hopes a Team GB side will be allowed to compete at the Rio Olympics in 2016. The Football Association...

'Damned If You Do, Damned If You Don't'

Posted 19.11.2013 | UK Entertainment

Miley Cyrus has appeared to address her 'X Factor' critics, after her performance on Sunday's show was slated by viewers. Many Twitter users slamme...