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WATCH: The 10 Greatest World Cup Volleys (VIDEO)

The Huffington Post UK | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 04.06.2014 | UK Sport

In the first instalment of our greatest World Cup goals pantheon is the volleys category. There are 10 to choose from and you are invited to vote for ...

Samuel Luckhurst

Rooney Is No Longer Essential For Club And Country: Should He Be Dropped? (POLL) | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 31.05.2014 | UK Sport

Wayne Rooney and Tom Cleverley have more in common than the mere status of Premier League champion. Neither has played consistently well for their clu...

Forget About an Early General Election

Kamran Hussain | Posted 27.07.2014 | UK Universities & Education
Kamran Hussain

Tory backbenchers have been calling for an early election after a rather (expected) disastrous performance by their coalition partners in the European elections. They have got to be barking mad if they think the Lib Dems will agree to it.

Miliband Refuses To Change Course On Europe

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 26.05.2014 | UK

Ed Miliband has said he will not change course on Europe, despite calls from within his own party to hold an in/out referendum on Britain's EU members...

The Return Of The King - To Leicester

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 23.05.2014 | UK

Centuries after Richard III became the last monarch to die in battle, the High Court has ruled it is time for the remains of the York King "to be fina...

Is This The Police Car Of The Future?

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 22.05.2014 | UK Tech

If you're a police officer patrolling the streets, you need only a few basic things from your vehicle. It needs to be fast, manoeuvrable, and command ...

Rowan Williams Lambasts 'Marketisation Of Politics' With Opinion Polls And Televised Debates

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 21.05.2014 | UK

A former archbishop of Canterbury has lambasted the "marketisation of politics" in Britain, blaming US Presidential-style televised debates and analys...

Prince Charles Sits Through Drag Act About His Elderly Mother

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 21.05.2014 | UK

Charlie’s current trip to Canada is turning into something of a farce. Having landed himself in the centre of a diplomatic dispute by comparing the ...

Dear Parents, Stop Naming Your Children After Superfoods. It's Weird.

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 23.05.2014 | UK Lifestyle

If you thought Apple was a weird name to call your child, think again. Now (seemingly tasteless) parents have taken to naming their children after eve...

'Put Wildlife Before Humans And Stop Chasing Cures For Cancer'

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 20.05.2014 | UK

We need to stop prioritising ourselves over the environment and focus our concerns on wildlife instead of "chasing cures for cancer", Springwatch pres...

Jessica Elgot

The Real Reason Britain's Party Leaders Won't Call Nigel Farage 'A Racist' | Jessica Elgot | Posted 19.05.2014 | UK

"It bothers me a lot that you're associating with black people." Those are the now infamous words uttered by US basketball team owner Donald Stirl...

What's Farage's Excuse For His 'Romanian Neighbours' Comment?

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 19.05.2014 | UK Politics

Just a few short hours after "tired out" Nigel Farage made a semi-apology for his comments about undesirable Romanian neighbours, a defiant full-page ...

Farage Isn't Racist Just 'Deeply Offensive'

PA | Posted 18.05.2014 | UK Politics

Ed Miliband has said he does not believe Nigel Farage is racist - but described remarks he made as "deeply offensive". The Labour leader's comments...

Does Ed Miliband Need A Makeover?

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 15.05.2014 | UK Politics

Is Ed Miliband a credible messenger going into the 2015 general election? On the day President Obama's former adviser David Axelrod starts with the pa...

11 Reasons The Bank Of England May Be Ignoring A Housing Bubble

The Huffington Post UK | Asa Bennett | Posted 15.05.2014 | UK Politics

Britain is not seeing another house market bubble, according to Bank of England policymaker Ben Broadbent. Broadbent, who is soon to be deputy gove...

Why Did This Agony Aunt Call Her Reader 'A Horrible Person'?

The Huffington Post UK | Poorna Bell | Posted 01.04.2015 | UK Lifestyle

There's tough love and then there's love delivered with a nail-studded baseball bat. A reader named 'Sad Sister' wrote to US-based agony aunt columnis...

MIC: Should Binky Take Alex Back?

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel McGrath | Posted 13.05.2014 | UK Entertainment

There were more tears in the latest episode of ‘Made In Chelsea’ as Binky Felstead discovered her former boyfriend Alex Mytton cheated on her on m...

Should Robot Cars Be Programmed To Kill You If It Will Save More Lives?

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 13.05.2014 | UK Tech

A curious thought experiment has made a lot of people nervous about the possibility of travelling in self-driving cars. More nervous than, you know, j...

VOTE: What's The UK's Greatest Ever War Film?

The Huffington Post UK | Caroline Frost | Posted 12.05.2014 | UK Entertainment

Channel 5 are broadcasting one of those 'all time top 10' countdown shows tonight and, this time, it's the classical genre of the 'war film' that's be...

Uh Oh, Now Gary's Twitter Has Been Hacked

Posted 12.05.2014 | UK Entertainment

Gary Barlow has had his official Twitter account hacked following reports that he and two other members of Take That allegedly invested in a tax avoid...

If You're Going To Tattoo A Selfie, Don't Choose A Duck Face

The Huffington Post UK | Poorna Bell | Posted 12.05.2014 | UK Lifestyle

After a picture of a woman supposedly getting a very unflattering selfie tattooed on her arm was posted much to the horror of the web, it was revealed...

Should Gary Barlow Give Back His OBE? David Cameron Doesn't Think So

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 12.05.2014 | UK Entertainment

MPs have called for Gary Barlow to hand back his OBE after he allegedly invested in a tax avoidance scheme. Gary, his Take That bandmates Mark Owen...

High Court Rules On 13-Year-Old's Abortion Decision

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 12.05.2014 | UK

A High Court judge has ruled that a 13-year-old girl is capable of making her own decisions about whether or not to terminate a pregnancy. Health auth...

C4 Blasted Over Show Featuring Strangers Marrying

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 09.05.2014 | UK Entertainment

Channel 4 has come under fire for making a mockery out of marriage with a new show that will see complete strangers meeting and immediately walking do...

Use Your Head, Roy: A Case for Andy Carroll

Kain Watson | Posted 06.07.2014 | UK Sport
Kain Watson

Andy Carroll's reputation has suffered since Euro 2012 because of his scarcely-mentioned £35m transfer to Liverpool. He will be forever labelled as an 'expensive flop' and be ridiculed by part-time football fans for a cheap laugh because he couldn't justify a ludicrous price tag that he never set himself.