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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.

Student To Lose His Virginity At London Art Gallery, Watched By 100 People

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 13.02.2014 | UK Universities & Education

A 19-year-old student is to lose his virginity at an art gallery in London during a live gay sex show watched by 100 people. Clayton Pettet, a stud...

Why Has Boris Johnson Compared George Clooney With Hitler?

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 13.02.2014 | UK

Boris Johnson has taken on George Clooney in the row over the Elgin Marbles by comparing him to Hitler. The Hollywood star was asked about the scul...

Forced To Choose Between God And Being A Girl Guide?

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 13.02.2014 | UK

The Girlguiding movement offered a concession tonight to Christian campaigners over its decision to adopt a secular promise as the Church of England c...

Barbie To Appear On Sports Illustrated Magazine Cover

The Huffington Post UK | Poorna Bell | Posted 13.02.2014 | UK Lifestyle

"The doll that started it all," reads the strapline of the Sports Illustrated cover featuring Barbie, marking the start of Mattel's Unapologetic campa...

Ukip And Daily Mail Demand Foreign Aid Cuts To Compensate Flood Victims

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 12.02.2014 | UK

How should the government find cash to help flood victims? According to the Daily Mail - and Ukip - the answer is Britain's foreign aid budget, aim...

Dig Out Your Soul: Bristol City Install Safe Standing (PICTURES)

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 12.02.2014 | UK Sport

Bristol City have become the first football club in the UK to install safe standing rail seats at their ground. Ashton Gate will feature the seats ...

Top 10 Most Outrageous Neknominations

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 12.02.2014 | UK

Despite experts warning of the dangers surrounding the disturbing new trend for neknominating – a drinking game where participants film themselves "...

School Bans Female Pupils Wearing 'Immodest' Skirts

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 12.02.2014 | UK Universities & Education

A secondary school has banned female pupils wearing skirts after students urged teachers to implement a trouser-only uniform policy. All pupils at ...

Simon Fights Back: 'Chris O'Dowd Is Ignorant'

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 12.02.2014 | UK Entertainment

Simon Cowell has stuck up for his beloved singing contest after actor Chris O'Dowd implied 'X Factor' viewers are racist. The music mogul branded t...

'X Factor Viewers Are Racist'

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 11.02.2014 | UK Entertainment

Chris O'Dowd has branded the viewing public 'racist', as he explained why he thinks black contestants on the 'The X Factor' leave the competition earl...

3D Tattoos: Amazing To Look At, But We Wouldn't Have One Ourselves

The Huffington Post UK | Patricia Doma | Posted 11.02.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Planning a tattoo this year? Well, forget the roses, Chinese characters and your sweetheart's name - it's so 2013. This year, 3D tattoos have take...

Archbishop: Living Wage Will Stop Pay Squeeze

The Huffington Post/PA | Posted 10.02.2014 | UK Politics

Archbishop of York Dr John Sentamu has warned that millions of workers will not benefit from the economic recovery unless they are paid a living wage....

Unions Say Strike Laws Are Already Too Tough

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 09.02.2014 | UK

Britain's union leaders agree with Boris Johnson that strike laws need to change - but not in quite the same way. The RMT union, which was behind l...

Hodge Slams 'Two-Faced' Coalition Over Stopping Tax Dodgers

The Huffington Post UK | Asa Bennett | Posted 07.02.2014 | UK Politics

Margaret Hodge has accused the "two-faced" coalition of not being "assertive" enough in its crack down on corporations avoiding tax. The Public Ac...