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Driverless Car Bombs Show How Frighteningly Innovative Isis Has Become

The Huffington Post UK | Jack Sommers | Posted 06.01.2016 | UK

A new video of so-called Islamic State's "jihadi university" shows technicians for the group testing driverless car bombs and modifying surface-to-air...

Sky's Political Editor Faisal Islam 'Civilised' Enough To Enter America, Says Former Trump Advisor

The Huffington Post UK | Kathryn Snowdon | Posted 09.12.2015 | UK

Donald Trump's former top political advisor agrees with the Republican presidential candidate's views on banning all Muslims from entering the US - ex...

Tony Benn's Granddaughter Absolutely Slays Alex Salmond Over 'Burling In His Grave' Remarks

The Huffington Post UK | Jack Sommers | Posted 03.12.2015 | UK

Tony Benn's granddaughter has asked Alex Salmond to retract "deeply offensive and simply untrue" claim that her grandfather would be spinning "in his ...

Why Do the Media Ignore Male Survivors of Sexual Abuse?

Tom Leavesley | Posted 01.12.2015 | UK
Tom Leavesley

We need more male survivors of childhood sexual abuse to come forward and we need the media to report their stories. Boys and young men need role models too, so it is time to ask the question, why do the media ignore male survivors?

Sky News Presenter's Mask Shows Stark Reality Of Pollution As Climate Change Talks Begin

The Huffington Post UK | Eve Hartley | Posted 30.11.2015 | UK

A Sky News correspondent reporting from Beijing has appeared on air wearing a pollution mask on the same day as world leaders arrive in Paris to discu...

The Vagaries of the News Lexicon

David Spencer | Posted 25.11.2015 | UK
David Spencer

It is all too easy in a busy newsroom to slip into cliche and start dipping into regular news language but sometimes it pays to take a step back and have a think about what you are writing. That is the true test of being a good journalist.

Sky News Removes 'Jihadi Jez' Article As Corbyn Petition Reaches 50,000

The Huffington Post UK | George Bowden | Posted 17.11.2015 | UK

Sky News has removed an article from its website which referred to Jeremy Corbyn as "Jihadi Jez", as a petition lobbying for an apology reaches 50,000...

Kay Burley Links Paris Attacks To Picture Of Dog With 'Sadness In His Eyes'

The Huffington Post UK | Steven Hopkins | Posted 16.11.2015 | UK

WHAT WE KNOW SO FAR: 129 dead, French prosecutor says, with 352 injured, 99 critically Restaurants, football stadium, rock concert attacked in night...

Ricky Gervais Just Caught Sky News Calling Jeremy Hunt A C*nt

The Huffington Post UK | Chris York | Posted 31.10.2015 | UK

So this happened... That's right, Sky News just called health secretary Jeremy Hunt a c*nt. Jeremy Cu.. sorry, Hunt It's not the first ...

Eamonn Holmes Just Interviewed Jeremy Corbyn And It Was Seriously Weird

The Huffington Post UK | Chris York | Posted 01.10.2015 | UK

Eamonn Holmes has said interviewing Jeremy Corbyn on Sky News on Wednesday morning was like "clubbing a seal" - despite the Labour Party leader giving...

Kay Burley, The Video Game, Is Everything You Hoped It Would Be

The Huffington Post UK | George Bowden | Posted 09.09.2015 | UK

An online 'video' game presented by Sky News presenter Kay Burley went viral on Wednesday, as the channel celebrated the reign of Elizabeth II with a ...

This Picture Tells You All You Need To Know About The Likely Labour Election Result

The Huffington Post UK | Aubrey Allegretti | Posted 04.09.2015 | UK Politics

Favourite to win in the Labour leadership election Jeremy Corbyn had his chances bolstered on Thursday, after a widely-praised performance on Sky News...

Sky News Presenter Investigated For 'F***' Moment Despite ONE Complaint

The Huffington Post UK | Steven Hopkins | Posted 18.08.2015 | UK

Sky News business presenter Ian King’s use of the word “fuck” during a live TV interview is being investigated by Ofcom, despite the mishap only...

One Hundred Days In, Unbridled Conservatism Is Already a Different Beast to Coalition

Sophy Ridge | Posted 07.08.2015 | UK Politics
Sophy Ridge

One hundred days of unbridled Conservatism is already a different beast to Coalition, with legislation like the European Union Referendum Bill and the Scotland Bill to prove it. But there's one policy that is giving me a sense of deja-vu - and it's hugely significant to millions of people.

Abby Tomlinson Is Being Trolled Just For Being Young And Having A Political Opinion

The Huffington Post UK | George Bowden | Posted 04.08.2015 | UK Politics

Abby Tomlinson, the Labour activist credited with creating the hashtag cult #Milifandom during the general election campaign, is being mercilessly tro...

Without Doubt, The Greatest (And Most Magical) Videobomb Of All Time

The Huffington Post UK | Chris York | Posted 24.07.2015 | UK Comedy

UPDATE: Ashish Joshi was in on the stunt and it never went live which is a shame because it would have been brilliant... We’d like to clarify tha...

9 Completely WTF Kay Burley Interviews

The Huffington Post UK | George Bowden | Posted 23.07.2015 | UK

As one the country's most fearless and hard-hitting journalists, Kay Burley is certainly no stranger to controversy. An interview on Wednesday went...

Owen Jones And Owen Bennett Just Served Up The 'Media Bitch-Fight Of The Week'

The Huffington Post UK | Sarah Ann Harris | Posted 23.07.2015 | UK

The battle of Owen-Me-Owen-You (Aha) didn't disappoint on Wednesday afternoon as Sky News viewers were treated to what Guido Fawkes quickly called the...

Hunting the World's Most Wanted People Smuggler

Alex Crawford | Posted 22.07.2015 | UK
Alex Crawford

There is no rule of law and much of the state infrastructure is crumbling with government employees complaining about not being paid. And it's here in Tripoli where the Italian investigators traced Ghermay to, where they believe he's living and from where he manages his multi-national human trafficking business. And it's here he will carry on operating, safe in the knowledge he can't and won't be caught - no matter the protestations and political pledges to crack down on the gangs and the networks. Because Libya is anarchic and that means the smugglers can operate with impunity.

Kay Burley's Water Cannon Question Brings Boris Interview To An Abrupt End

The Huffington Post UK | Sarah Ann Harris | Posted 15.07.2015 | UK

Boris Johnson was left red-faced today after Theresa May poured cold water on his plans to allow the use of water cannon. Boris on his redundant wa...

Kay Burley Relives Twitterstorm Over THAT Alton Towers Interview

The Huffington Post UK | Louise Ridley | Posted 11.07.2015 | UK

Sky News journalist Kay Burley has said she has "skin like a rhino" but is "actually very shy", while speaking for the first time about the Alton Towe...

Narco State: Inside Mexico's Drug Cartels

Stuart Ramsay | Posted 09.07.2015 | UK
Stuart Ramsay

The Mexican authorities and the United States drug enforcement agencies are struggling to even remotely control the trafficking of drugs across Mexico's borders. Like a multinational company it is driven by the market. For now the demand is high. So the supply keeps coming...

Remembering 7 July 2005 From the Sky News Basement

David Spencer | Posted 07.07.2015 | UK
David Spencer

For all journalists these type of events will occur a number of times during a career. Some make their name from how they report or handle them. Most, like me, just do a job and move on. Hearing the stories of that day ten years ago reminds me that for many 'moving on' is not really an option.​

42,000 People Now Want Kay Burley Sacked

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 15.06.2015 | UK

UPDATE: Kay Burley Has Been Cleared By Ofcom Over THAT Alton Towers Interview The petition calling for Kay Burley to be sacked over the interview w...

Lots Of People Think Kay Burley Is Only Getting Slammed Because She's A Woman

The Huffington Post UK | Sarah Ann Harris | Posted 15.06.2015 | UK

UPDATE: Kay Burley Has Been Cleared By Ofcom Over THAT Alton Towers Interview As thousands of people sign a petition urging Sky News to sack Kay Bu...