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Ukip's New Leader In Bizarre 'Kill A Badger With Bare Hands' Interview

The Huffington Post | Christopher York | Posted 15.10.2017 | UK

Ukip’s new leader has claimed he could kill a badger with his bare hands after being asked a bizarre question during an interview on Russia Today. H...

UK's Most Wanted Terrorist - Sally-Anne Jones - 'Killed In US Drone Strike'

The Huffington Post | Steven Hopkins | Posted 12.10.2017 | UK

British IS recruiter Sally-Anne Jones, dubbed the White Widow, was “a legitimate target”, Defence Secretary Michael Fallon has said in the closest...

Spanish Foreign Minister Blames 'Fake Photos' As He Downplays Catalonia Violence

The Huffington Post | Graeme Demianyk | Posted 01.10.2017 | UK

Spain’s foreign minister has moved to downplay the violence that has marred Catalonia’s unofficial independence vote, claiming the full extent of ...

Karen Bradley Stands Up To The Murdochs - But Has Ofcom Lost Its Bottle?

Professor Steven Barnett | Posted 14.09.2017 | UK Politics
Professor Steven Barnett

It's rare to see any cabinet minister being warmly congratulated by her opposition shadow in the House of Commons. On matters involving Rupert Murdoch, it is virtually unprecedented. Governments of all shades in Britain have an almost unbroken record of abject surrender when it comes to tackling the sprawling expansion of Murdoch's media empire.

The Tory Policing Minister Is Probably Regretting Speaking To Kay Burley This Evening

The Huffington Post | Christopher York | Posted 21.09.2017 | UK

The Tory Minister for Policing took a bruising on Sky News this evening when discussing the Government’s decision to ditch its 1% cap on pay for all...

Nigel Farage Has Managed To Connect 'Whinging Remoaners' With The Royal Baby

The Huffington Post | Ned Simons | Posted 04.09.2017 | UK Politics

Nigel Farage has welcomed the news that the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge are expecting their third child as it will distract from “ghastly Remoane...

Jeremy Corbyn Criticises Donald Trump For Threatening North Korea

The Huffington Post | Ned Simons | Posted 10.08.2017 | UK Politics

Jeremy Corbyn has criticised Donald Trump for threatening North Korea after the US president said he was willing to unleash “fire and fury” in res...

Inside The Mind Of The Man Who Secured Brexit

Jason Farrell | Posted 25.07.2017 | UK Politics
Jason Farrell

Dominic Cummings is brash, contrary and unpredictable. In a rare interview for a book I co-authored with Paul Goldsmith called How To Lose A Referendum, the former campaign director of Vote Leave told me about his life, his campaign techniques and his strange relationship with politics.

Rupert Murdoch's Sky Bid To Be Investigated Over Fears He's Becoming Too Powerful

The Huffington Post | Jack Sommers | Posted 29.06.2017 | UK

The Government has said it will refer Rupert Murdoch’s £11.7 billion bid to take full control of Sky to a further inquiry because of concerns over ...

The Incredible Moment Teen Girl Is Caught By Crowd After Falling From Rollercoaster Ride

The Huffington Post | Jasmin Gray | Posted 26.06.2017 | UK Universities & Education

Theme park visitors have captured the incredible moment a quick-thinking crowd saved the life of a teenager who fell from a rollercoaster in New York....

E-Cigarettes Could Be A Hacker's Latest Weapon

The Huffington Post | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 19.06.2017 | UK Tech

E-cigarettes could become the latest weapon for hackers after a security researcher has show just how dangerous they can be. Speaking to Sky News, Ros...

Fire Expert Says Now IS The Time To Talk About Cuts After Being Shut Down On Sky

The Huffington Post | Jack Sommers | Posted 15.06.2017 | UK

A fire expert has hit back at claims it’s inappropriate to discuss cuts to the Fire Service in the immediate aftermath of the Grenfell Tower fire, a...

Corbyn: Questions For Ministers On Tory Cuts And Grenfell Fire

The Huffington Post | Paul Waugh | Posted 14.06.2017 | UK Politics

Jeremy Corbyn has suggested Tory austerity and council cuts could be partly to blame for the Grenfell Tower fire disaster. The Labour leader said that...

Theresa May 'Alone And Friendless' After Election Defeat, Says Former Aide

The Huffington Post | Ned Simons | Posted 10.06.2017 | UK Politics

"She's alone, she's friendless": Former media adviser to Theresa May @joeyfjones gives his take on the PM's situation after #GE2017 pic.twitter.com/g5...

Pound Suffers Shock Falls After Hung Parliament Creates Chaos For The Markets

The Huffington Post | Jasmin Gray | Posted 09.06.2017 | UK

UPDATE: The FTSE 100 has risen 66 points to 7,516 following the shock general election result, but the pound has lost further ground against both the ...

Jeremy Corbyn Demands Theresa May Resign

The Huffington Post | Ned Simons | Posted 08.06.2017 | UK Politics

Jeremy Corbyn has called for Theresa May to resign as prime minister after she looks set to have lost her majority in the House of Commons. Speaking a...

George Osborne Says The Election Could Be 'Completely Catastrophic For Theresa May'

The Huffington Post | Jasmin Gray | Posted 08.06.2017 | UK

Former Tory chancellor George Osborne has said that the outcome of the election could be “completely catastrophic for the Conservatives and Theresa ...

What I've Learned On The Election Trail With The Lewis Lorry Road Trip

Lewis Goodall | Posted 07.06.2017 | UK Politics
Lewis Goodall

It quickly became clear that this election, apparently called on the Brexit prospectus, had already got away from the Prime Minister, that voters had other ideas for what they wanted this election to be about. And that once again, we journalists had misunderstood the contours of the way people think about politics and had underestimated the remaining strength of class solidarity between working class and Labour.

How To Plan All Your Results Viewing On Election Night 2017

The Huffington Post | Caroline Frost | Posted 09.06.2017 | UK Entertainment

The UK General Election 2017 results have been coming in from 11pm on Thursday evening, and continue into the early morning of Friday 9 June - but exi...

A View From The Campaign Trail With Team May In The Election's Last 48 Hours

Beth Rigby | Posted 07.06.2017 | UK Politics
Beth Rigby

I'm on the train up to Stoke-on-Trent to join Team May in the second from last day of this election campaign... On the ground, Team May started off with an iron grip. Well ahead in the polls, her adversary apparently useless, this was meant to be a presidential procession back into No 10 for the Tory leader.

Waugh Zone Special: May v Corbyn TV Debate

The Huffington Post | Paul Waugh | Posted 30.05.2017 | UK Politics

The five things we learned from the May v Corbyn TV show… 1) LAUGHED TAT ‘Laughter is the best medicine’, according to all those David Bre...

Five Times TV Audience Burned Theresa May On Sky/Channel 4

The Huffington Post | Paul Waugh | Posted 30.05.2017 | UK Politics

Theresa May was laughed at, jeered and heckled over Tory cuts and manifesto U-turns in her first live TV grilling of the general election. Exactly a w...

Theresa May Condemns 'Sickening Cowardice' Of Manchester Bombing

The Huffington Post | Ned Simons | Posted 23.05.2017 | UK Politics

Theresa May has condemned the “sickening cowardice” of the suicide bombing in Manchester. Speaking in Downing Street on Tuesday morning, the prime...

Manchester Bombing 'Act Of Evil', Says Andy Burnham

The Huffington Post | Ned Simons | Posted 23.05.2017 | UK Politics

Andy Burnham has condemned the suicide bombing in Manchester as an “evil act”. The city’s mayor praised the emergency services and said the “s...

Sky News Makes Extraordinary Public Complaint About Access To PM's Team

The Huffington Post | Steven Hopkins | Posted 18.05.2017 | UK

Sky News has complained about the access it is getting to Conservative ministers in the run up to the General Election, which follows a spat between t...