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Violent Clashes in Mong Kok, Hong Kong During Pro-Democracy Protests

Tom Grundy | Posted 19.10.2014 | UK
Tom Grundy

There were violent clashes, scuffles and brawls in the Mong Kok district of Hong Kong last night as police deployed pepper spray and batons against pro-democracy protesters. Police say 9000 demonstrators were present and 26 people were arrested.

Download Festival 2014

Rebecca Hobbs | Posted 22.08.2014 | UK Entertainment
Rebecca Hobbs

Before a foot had trodden on the hallowed Donington turf, many an armchair promoter and naysayer wailed at the 2014 offerings. With competition from other festivals and the memory of 2013 there was always the expectation that this year would be a quieter one for Download. Well as quiet as a rock and metal festival can be.

Yoga May Ease Pain Of Arthritis

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Yoga may be key to easing pain in stiff joints of arthritis sufferers. Analysing past data from a range of studies, researchers have associated the...

Life Between the Rock And the Hard Place

Benedict Cooper | Posted 02.09.2013 | UK Politics
Benedict Cooper

Talking to Mohammed over a coffee a few days after the meeting, he praised Dr Musharraff for a lifetime serving Muslims in Nottingham. But I sensed, though he is far too gracious to spell it out, Mohammed believes that the next generation needs to be more direct and actually start dictating the discussion - a luxury never really available to Dr Musharraff.

Four Romantic Ski Chalets

Oliver Corkhill | Posted 27.08.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Oliver Corkhill

Searching the mountains for the perfect intimate retreat isn't easy, especially as most chalets cater to families and larger groups of guests. If you're trying to plan a romantic escape then you'll want the atmosphere and the setting to be just right.

Download Festival 2013: Firing On All Cylinders

Rebecca Hobbs | Posted 17.08.2013 | UK Entertainment
Rebecca Hobbs

The 2013 offering of rock and metal always looked good on paper. In an odd way it almost looked too good, a tantalising smorgasbord of music whose taste would never quite live up to the presentation.

The Unenthusiatic Dieter - The Jimmy Choo Carrot On A Stick

Mette Poynton | Posted 29.04.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Mette Poynton

I've found the dieting very easy, but finding time to exercise very hard. I find that I make a hundred excuses a week for why I spend my time doing anything but exercising. To make life easier, I've decided that exercising at home must be the answer.

Top Oscar-Worthy Hotels

Trivago.co.uk | Posted 24.04.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Trivago.co.uk

Just in time for the Oscars' Awards Ceremony, we've compiled a list of our eight favourite hotels featured in films.

The Most Romantic Valentine's Hotels

Trivago.co.uk | Posted 16.04.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Trivago.co.uk

Those looking for a little extravagance and pampering this 14 February may want to check out these pictures of some of the finest and most exclusive luxury hotels.

We Just Won a Damien Hirst!

Josef O'Connor | Posted 09.04.2013 | Home
Josef O'Connor

At 6ft tall, the package was tubular in shape and large enough to contain a shark - crushing my mother's hopes for a diamond skull. Without a van to drive us back to my studio the only clear option was a ride on the 73 bus, with the Damien Hirst reclining on the seat beside me.

Best Winter Honeymoon Destinations

Trivago.co.uk | Posted 08.04.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Trivago.co.uk

These destinations are a little different to the traditional island paradise of swaying palms and turquoise waters. From Finland's Lapland to the French Alps, these accommodations are for couples envisioning a more distinctive and perhaps more memorable post-wedding getaway.

Rising Death in the Streets of Athens: The Human Toll of the Greek Tragedy

Fragkiska Megaloudi | Posted 08.03.2013 | UK
Fragkiska Megaloudi

There is a sense of abandon, when walking in downtown Athens today. Open drug use within a view of the nation's parliament, an alarming surge in HIV infections and a total collapse of the health system and all safety nets are signs of a society that its priorities are out of balance.

London Fashion Week: Vogue.fr's Favorite Images

Vogue.fr | Posted 19.11.2012 | UK Style
Vogue.fr

London Fashion Week has closed, and the fashion circus has been safely dispatched onto planes, trains and automobiles for Milan. Our photographer has been following the shows, snapping the style people on the street, and slipping into all the right parties to bring us a daily photo-report from Fashion Week. We bring you our favorites, from the Vogue.fr offices.

Vogue Fashion Night Out: Our favorite Limited Editions

Vogue.fr | Posted 05.11.2012 | UK Style
Vogue.fr

Fashion's big night out is tonight, and we've got the Paris special editions in... Lanvin, Chanel, Michael Kors, Aurélie Bidermann, and Paul Smith ...

'Heart-Shaped Box Is About My Vagina'

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 31.07.2012 | UK Entertainment

Rock’s great white widow Courtney Love has reacted to Lana Del Rey’s cover of Heart-Shaped Box by publicly informing the world it is in fact a dit...

Brighton Fashion Week 2012

Zoe Yates | Posted 12.08.2012 | UK Style
Zoe Yates

I awaken to what appears to be an average day with the clouds indecisive of whether or not they will rain on us and thinking about what outfit to wear today. Suddenly the words of 'it's Brighton today' pop into my head and I'm overcome with excitement as I remember I will attending Brighton Fashion Week's Zeitgeist Show.

Your Photo in the Fantastic FOTO8 Summershow - Last Chance!

Paul Steele | Posted 02.07.2012 | Home
Paul Steele

The FOTO8 Summershow 2012, the UK's only open-entry, annual photography show is centred around the premise that our photographs can provide compelling and powerful ways of seeing the world and create debate over what makes a great photograph.

11 Steps to the Best Weekend Ever

Gemma Cairney | Posted 23.06.2012 | UK Lifestyle
Gemma Cairney

I'm a Londoner get me outta here. If you're like me and sometimes find yourself, almost bleeding in love for a fantastical yet exhausting city, yearning to look out at nothing but a field or the sea? Then I have something for you.

The Beginning of Clapton Portraits

Jorn Tomter | Posted 31.01.2012 | UK
Jorn Tomter

Clapton Portraits is a week-long photographic project celebrating local people from Clapton E5 from 27 November - 3 December. It's a not for profit community enterprise and part of a major documentary project of the Chatsworth Road area which I have been working on since 2007.

Disney Princess: A Royal Celebration

Janis Curry | Posted 24.01.2012 | UK Entertainment
Janis Curry

Last month, Rapunzel was welcomed into the Disney Royal Court in a magnificent Disney Princess Procession and Rapunzel Celebration in London. An estimated 25,000 Disney Princess fans gathered outside in the unexpected October sunshine to wave to the princesses as they rode through London's Kensington Gardens in elegant horse-drawn carriages.

Helsinki by Design

Paul Dodson | Posted 07.09.2011 | UK Lifestyle
Paul Dodson

Finland has long maintained a high profile in the world of international design. Spend a day wandering the streets of the capital, Helsinki and you'll soon see why.

PHOTOS: Aisha Gaddafi's Private Photo Collection Reveals 'Africa's Claudia Schiffer'

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 02.11.2011 | UK

The fall of the Libyan regime has allowed many glimpses into the Gaddafi family lifestyle, revealing everything from their taste in gold mermaid furni...

Gaddafi: Retrospective Of A Fashion Maverick

Olivia Williams | Posted 24.10.2011 | UK

A lot of statesmen are aesthetically uninspiring, not so Colonel Gaddafi. He knew that as a dictator, the projection of a powerful image was vital. So...