How I Went From Oxbridge, To Reuters, To Parliament, To Breakdown

Katherine Baldwin | Posted 12.05.2017 | UK Lifestyle
Katherine Baldwin

That crack, that breakdown, that epiphany, while frightening at the time, was the best thing that ever happened to me. My mind, body, soul and spirit were trying to tell me something, trying to show me that my sanity and wellbeing lay in a different direction, on a different path.

Laptops Could Soon Be Banned On All European Flights To The US

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 11.05.2017 | UK Tech

The Trump administration is likely to expand the airline laptop ban to include incoming flights from European countries, according to reports from Reu...

9 Important Stories From 2016 You're Likely To Have Missed

The Huffington Post | George Bowden | Posted 27.12.2016 | UK

We might live in an ever-more connected world, but some news still seems to pass us by. And given this year’s wall-to-wall coverage of Brexit and th...

New Media Players Find Original Ways Of Covering An Old Story

James Painter | Posted 23.12.2016 | UK
James Painter

In the UK, amongst those who self-identify as 'highly interested' in the environment, the BBC comes out top as a media source by a considerable margin, but Huffington Post and BuzzFeed do well against more established brands.

The Rise of Mobile and Social News - And What It Means for Journalism

Emily Bell | Posted 15.06.2016 | UK
Emily Bell

Social platforms which felt they could maintain their status as 'just a platform' and avoid the implications of bearing publishing responsibility are also realising that this is untenable. What follows will reshape journalism more profoundly than we once could have imagined. This might be good news for consumers, but in terms of civic and democratic health, the jury is still out.

Is PR the Master of the Media, or Are We All?

Adam Stones | Posted 07.02.2015 | UK
Adam Stones

'The internet and social media have empowered the PR trade and freed it from subservience to the news media.' This was the provocative starting point for an RSA debate recently, which also asked what this premise meant for the future of journalism and, more importantly, the future of public interest.

Incredible Picture Of The Gaza Conflict Taken From The ISS

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 24.07.2014 | UK Tech

This incredible picture of Gaza was tweeted on Wednesday by astronaut Alexander Gerst, who is currently on board the International Space Station orbit...

'Boko Haram Gunmen' Kidnap More Girls From Nigerian Village

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 06.05.2014 | UK

More girls have been kidnapped from a Nigerian village by suspected Boko Haram gunmen, police and residents have said. A further eight girls aged b...

Is It Possible to 'Ghostblog' for a Leading CEO?

Mark Hillary | Posted 22.04.2014 | UK Tech
Mark Hillary

I have been blogging now for over a decade. In fact, I have watched blogs mutate from the original form of 'web-logging' that was just like keeping an online diary to the present-day where most people get their news about the world from blogs.

Go To Space, In A Balloon, For £46,000

Huffington Post UK | Posted 23.10.2013 | UK Tech

Want to go to space but don't have £154,000 to give to Richard Branson? Well now a company will let you float 62 miles up for the bargain price of...

Manning Should Never Have Been in the US Military's Crosshairs

Neil Durkin | Posted 22.10.2013 | UK Politics
Neil Durkin

Chelsea Manning should have her crushing 35-year sentence commuted by President Obama to the three-and-a-quarter years she's already spent behind bars awaiting trial and sentence... What purpose is there in further punishing a woman who has, when all's said and done, helped publicise deeply troubling incidents.

GCHQ Secretly Accessed Fibre-Optic Cables For Phone And Internet Spying

PA/ The Huffington Post UK | Posted 21.08.2013 | UK

UPDATE: Edward Snowden, the NSA whistleblower, has been charged with espionage by the United States. British eavesdropping agency GCHQ has secret...

Cyprus Savers Could Be Hit With Up To 25% Levy

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 23.05.2013 | UK

British savers and companies are facing a nervous wait with negotiations over a bailout deal for Cyprus on a knife-edge, with the EU's finance commiss...

Apple's Denial Of Cheaper iPhone? Denied

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 13.03.2013 | UK Tech

A news service has withdrawn an earlier story in which it was claimed Apple had denied plans to make a cheaper iPhone. It had been reported via Reu...

Egypt Plunges Deeper Into Crisis As Hague Calls For Restraint

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 06.12.2012 | UK

William Hague has expressed deep concern at the ongoing violence in Egypt, urging authorities and opposition activists to show restraint as protests a...

'Anyone Can Change Libor'

Reuters | Posted 23.08.2012 | UK

A former dealer for the Royal Bank of Scotland Group PLC has provided fresh details on how traders at the British bank tried to influence Libor rates,...

Heads Up: World’s Second Tallest Structure Opens To Public

The Huffington Post UK | Ted Thornhill | Posted 23.05.2012 | UK

London’s Shard is certainly a very tall building – but Japan’s Skytree dwarfs it. It’s the newest Tokyo landmark and stands at a staggering...

Scores Killed In Yemen As Bomber Targets Military Parade

The Huffington Post UK | Ted Thornhill | Posted 21.05.2012 | UK

At least 90 soldiers have been killed and dozens more injured after a suicide bomber "dressed as a soldier" attacked a military parade in Yemen. Th...

Earthquake In Italy Leaves Six Dead

Huffington Post UK | Ted Thornhill | Posted 20.05.2012 | UK

The strongest earthquake to hit Italy in three years has left at least six people dead, 50 others injured and several factories and historical buildin...

Reuters: Left Gets Historic But Slim Chance To Lead Greece

www.reuters.com | Posted 08.05.2012 | UK

Greece's Left Coalition party will get an historic chance on Tuesday to form a government opposed to the country's EU/IMF bailout, after the mainstrea...

Malian Army Stage Coup, Announce Military Curfew

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 22.03.2012 | UK

The Malian army has announced that it has seized power in the West African Republic following a coup. Rebel soldiers, calling themselves the Natio...

Gaddafi's Intelligence Chief Arrested In Mauritania

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 17.03.2012 | UK

Former Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi’s intelligence chief Abdullah Al-Senussi has been arrested. Libya confirmed Senussi had been arrested in Mau...

Anonymous Hack Vatican

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 08.05.2012 | UK Tech

The Pope has become the latest victim of the hacking group Anonymous, which attacked the Vatican website on Wednesday evening. A Vatican spokesp...

Eurozone Crisis: 'China To Rescue Europe With Investment'

The Huffington Post UK | Stephen Hull | Posted 27.12.2011 | UK

China is "very likely to contribute" to bailing out the eurozone but doesn't want to "throw away the country's wealth," it was reported on Thursday. ...

Leveson Inquiry: Full List Of Invited Audience

Posted 05.12.2011 | UK

It reads like a Who’s Who list of the newspaper industry. This is the full list of invited audience for the first of the Leveson Inquiry seminars on...