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Sky Reporter Who Rifled Through MH17 Victim's Suitcase Has Fresh Headache

Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 18.08.2014 | UK

Sky News is being investigated by communications watchdog Ofcom after more than 200 people complained about one of its reporters rifling through a vic...

Julian Assange Says He Will Leave Embassy 'Soon'

The Huffington Post UK | Jack Sommers | Posted 19.08.2014 | UK

Julian Assange has said he will leave the Ecuadorian Embassy "soon", after reportedly falling ill in his two years hiding there to avoid arrest and ex...

Colin Brazier's Emotional Explanation For MH17 Gaffe

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 22.07.2014 | UK

Sky News reporter Colin Brazier has spoken of his "error of judgment" after he was filmed rifling through the luggage of a flight MH17 victim live on ...

The Brother Of An MH17 Victim Has Some Very Damning Words For Sky's Colin Brazier...

Huffington Post UK | Posted 21.07.2014 | UK

Sky News has been slammed by the family of one of the MH17 victims after reporter Colin Brazier was apparently filmed rifling through the belongings o...

Sky News Reporter Rifles Through Luggage Of MH17 Victim

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 22.07.2014 | UK

UPDATE: The Brother Of An MH17 Victim Has Some Very Damning Words For Sky's Colin Brazier... Sky News has been forced to apologise after one of its...

Sky's Adam Boulton Swallows A Fly Live On Air

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 16.07.2014 | UK Comedy

Altogether now: "There was an old-ish man/Who swallowed a fly I don't know why/He swallowed a fly Perhaps he'll die? Live on air. But hopefu...

Money for Nothing, and Your Tweets for Free

Sean Craddock | Posted 23.08.2014 | UK Tech
Sean Craddock

Saturday saw London as the first place in the UK to be the target of Californian millionaire Jason Buzi and his envelopes of 'Hidden Cash'. This Twitter-led treasure hunt went from a couple of tweets being shared from his account @hiddencash, to a full-blown media frenzy with the man himself appearing on Sky News with secret clues as to the money's whereabouts.

The Week's Big Business Stories

Naomi Kerbel | Posted 30.07.2014 | UK
Naomi Kerbel

Missed out on the week's big business stories? Naomi Kerbel rounds up what's been making news, including Apple and Dr Dre. BUSINESS ROUND-UP Once yo...

Online Bullying: The Rise of a Depressing Blight

Simon Mack | Posted 29.07.2014 | UK Tech
Simon Mack

The media spotlight is shining it's fleeting beam onto the subject of online bullying once again. A recent release of Police information shows an increase in the number of investigations carried out into perpetrators of cyber abuse.

Thousands Of Children Investigated By Police For Social Media Use

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 29.05.2014 | UK

Nearly 2,000 children, including one as young as nine, have been investigated by police for abuse, harassment and bullying on social media in just thr...

WATCH: Sky News Broadcast Reporter Swearing At Big Ben

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 27.05.2014 | UK Comedy

“Oh f*cking hell,” said Sky News chief political correspondent Jon Craig as Big Ben sounded up during a pre-recorded piece to camera about the Eur...

Business Round-Up

Naomi Kerbel | Posted 23.07.2014 | UK
Naomi Kerbel

Missed out on the week's big business stories? Naomi Kerbel, Business News Editor at Sky News rounds up what's been making news, including the new tra...

Pupils With Weapons Should Not Induce Moral Panic

The Conversation UK | Posted 29.06.2014 | UK
The Conversation UK

It is too soon and the incident so inexplicable to gauge what the longer-term reaction will be. But it must not create a moral panic. Commentators are already making links with a report from Sky News last week which has done just that.

Maria Miller Is Getting Serious About This Expenses Malarky

Huffington Post UK | Posted 08.04.2014 | UK

There's a petition calling for Maria Miller's resignation and she seems to be getting serious about it. In fact she's taken up arms and formed unfo...

The Changing World of Journalism

Tala Sweiss | Posted 17.05.2014 | UK Universities & Education
Tala Sweiss

Journalism as we know it is regularly changing. A journalist is no longer somebody that just reports, write articles or searches for a journalist. We are all so much more than that, we contribute to the everyday process of finding, sharing, confirming news whether it is minor or major. It is vital to be able to multi-task, to carry out whatever task is needed to complete your story instead of the traditional journalist who would normally just write...

Is the 'Need for Speed' Killing the Media... And Us?

Paul Blanchard | Posted 17.05.2014 | UK
Paul Blanchard

Breaking news used to be just that: hard news, a big story that had just happened. Today rolling 24/7 TV news shows need their yellow ticker to contain something all the time. They're no longer content to have no ticker when there's nothing to say. The ticker has become a roundup of all stories breaking or not. Where do they go from here? What happens when there is some real breaking news?

Sky News' Funky Musical Video Makes The Budget Look Really Fun

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 13.03.2014 | UK Politics

Next week's Budget statement from George Osborne is unlikely to be quite as, musical, as this preview video produced by Sky News. But we're glad to se...

LOOK: This Graph Shows How The UK Is Russia's Top Banker

The Huffington Post UK | Asa Bennett | Posted 05.03.2014 | UK Politics

With Moscow threatening to seize foreign business assets if the West imposes economic sanctions, how close are the UK's financial links to Russia? ...

Information Junkies and Discerning in the Digital Age

Michelle Holmes | Posted 26.04.2014 | UK Tech
Michelle Holmes

While its true that technology has the ability to and is expanding our consciousness and our reach and access when wanting to obtain, explore and digest information this also gives us the scope to become information junkies - encyclopaedias with an opinion and the ability to churn out a fact about everything and anything.

The Positives and Negatives of the January Transfer Window

Blair Ferguson | Posted 28.03.2014 | UK Sport
Blair Ferguson

In recent years, the January transfer window has become its own spectacle within the football calendar, but how necessary is the back and forth of rumours? How much of what we read actually happens?

Let's Turn Beth Tweddle Twitter Q&A Abuse Into Something Positive

The Huffington Post UK | Brogan Driscoll | Posted 25.01.2014 | UK Lifestyle

The legacy of London 2012 was well and truly shat on this fine Tuesday morning, as a bunch of nasty trolls abused Olympic gymnast Beth Tweddle during ...

11 Folks In The Running To Replace Adam Boulton

Huffington Post UK | Chris York | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Politics

Adam Boulton is to step down as political editor of Sky News to present a new prime time weeknight programme on the channel. The question now of co...

WATCH: 5 Adam Boulton Sky News Moments We Will Never Forget (VIDEO)

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Politics

On Monday Adam Boulton announced he was stepping down as political editor of Sky News to present a new prime time weeknight programme on the channel. ...

'Westminster Sources'

Robert Hutton | Posted 25.01.2014 | UK Politics
Robert Hutton

I've spent the last year collecting Journalese, the language of news, and have just published a book that offers to explain what it all means. The thorny issue of sourcing has got its own chapter, and when it came out, I was taken to task over two entries..

Women In Media Have to Sell Themselves as Well as Their Stories

Jasmine Dotiwala | Posted 25.01.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Jasmine Dotiwala

A very elite set of leading women, from the world of UK media gathered at the grand stationers hall in St Pauls this week, to debate the experience of 'WOMEN IN MEDIA'. In association with Huffington Post and the London Evening Standard, leading figures from TV, print and online addressed the role of women in media.