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Britain's Richest 10% Spend More On Wine Than The Poorest 10% Spend On Water

The Huffington Post | Sarah Harris1 | Posted 16.02.2017 | UK

Britain’s richest spend as much on wine each year as the country’s poorest do on their water bills, analysis of new figures has found. The Office ...

One In Ten Parents Say 'Broken' Rental Market Harms Their Children

The Huffington Post | Martha Gill | Posted 15.02.2017 | UK Politics

One in ten parents say stressful house moves caused by the UK’s insecure housing market harm their children, according to research by charity Shelte...

Students At Top Journalism Uni Vote To Overturn Campus Ban On Daily Mail, Sun And Express

The Huffington Post | Jasmin Gray | Posted 15.02.2017 | UK Universities & Education

A ban on tabloid newspapers at City University of London - home to one of the UK’s top journalism schools - has been overturned in a student vote. ...

Millions of 'Just About Managing' Families Are At Risk Of Falling Into Poverty

The Huffington Post | Martha Gill | Posted 14.02.2017 | UK Politics

Millions of families are at risk of falling into poverty as prices rise faster than wages, a leading think tank warned in a report published on Wednes...

May Tells Trump She's 'Looking Forward' To His UK Visit

The Huffington Post | Paul Waugh | Posted 14.02.2017 | UK Politics

Theresa May has told Donald Trump she is “looking forward” to seeing him in the UK later this year, despite the growing row over his planned State...

8 Ways To Cope When You Are In A Sexless Marriage

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 14.02.2017 | UK Lifestyle

The idea of a marriage going through periods without sex isn’t unheard of, but the problem of sexless marriages is on the rise around the world. In ...

Banned Terrorist Group National Action 'Active' And 'Poses A Series Terrorist Threat'

The Huffington Post | Steven Hopkins | Posted 15.02.2017 | UK

National Action, the neo-Nazi group proscribed as terrorist group in December, is continuing to operate amid concerns members may be “emboldened by ...

The Genes Inside This Strange Little Worm Could Help You Go To The Gym More

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 14.02.2017 | UK Tech

If we were asked to name any species in the animal kingdom known for its athleticism and fine physique worms are, it’s fair to say, hardly the first...

Rolls-Royce Has Reported A Loss Of £4.6bn, The Largest In Its History

The Huffington Post | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 14.02.2017 | UK Tech

Rolls-royce, one of the UK’s largest global companies, has posted a record loss of around £4.6bn before tax. The staggering figure is the largest l...

The Government Just Shot Down The Petition To Cancel Donald Trump's State Visit

The Huffington Post | Christopher York | Posted 14.02.2017 | UK

The petition to prevent Donald Trump from making a state visit to the UK has been rejected. Despite gaining over 1.8 million signatures, the Governmen...

A Staggering Number Of UK Universities Are Censoring The Free Speech Of Students

The Huffington Post | Jasmin Gray | Posted 13.02.2017 | UK Universities & Education

A staggering 94% of UK universities censor their students, a study into free speech on campus has claimed. In its third annual report, online magazin...

Britain Was Hit By Hundreds Of High-Level Cyber Attacks In The Last Three Months

The Huffington Post | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 13.02.2017 | UK Tech

Britain’s national security was threatened 188 times by cyber attacks in just the last three months. The revelation comes from an exclusive intervie...

Calais Volunteers Take On Amber Rudd's 'Shameful' Halting Of Child Refugee Scheme

The Huffington Post | Kathryn Snowdon | Posted 13.02.2017 | UK

More than 50,000 people are calling on Home Secretary Amber Rudd to “respect the rights of young refugees” after the government ditched its scheme...

Will Universal Income Be The Cure To Poverty?

Danielle Cuaycong | Posted 12.02.2017 | UK Universities & Education
Danielle Cuaycong

In a chaotic world of dividing political views and rising inequality, it comes as no surprise that the term universal basic income has been thrown around incessantly in an attempt to see it as the missing 'cure' to the mess in some of the world's leading economies.

French Bulldog Set To Become UK's Most Popular Dog Overtaking The Labrador

The Huffington Post | Steven Hopkins | Posted 12.02.2017 | UK

The French Bulldog, a breed favoured by celebrities like the Beckhams and Lady Gaga, is set to overtake the Labrador as the as the UK’s most popular...

Tim Cook Has A Reassuring Message For Britons About Brexit

The Huffington Post | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 10.02.2017 | UK Tech

Apple CEO Tim Cook has said that not only is his company committed to having a major presence in the UK but that the country will be “just fine” a...

Ending Freedom Of Movement After Brexit Will Have 'Marginal Impact' On Migration

The Huffington Post | Steven Hopkins | Posted 10.02.2017 | UK

Ending freedom of movement will only have a “marginal” impact on migration to the UK, according to a new think tank. The potential reduction becom...

Snow Expected To Hit The UK As Temperatures Plummet

The Huffington Post | Kathryn Snowdon | Posted 10.02.2017 | UK

Temperatures are expected to plummet this weekend as Britons are being told to brace themselves for snow. Friday will be “particularly cold” in ...

Daughter Of 'Britain's Schindler' Urges PM To Reverse Closure Of Dubs Refugee Scheme

The Huffington Post | Steven Hopkins | Posted 10.02.2017 | UK

The daughter of Sir Nicholas Winton - who was hailed “Britain’s Schindler” after saving hundreds of children from Nazi tyranny - has called on T...

Brexit Briefing: What Price Freedom? About €73billion

The Huffington Post | Owen Bennett | Posted 09.02.2017 | UK Politics

All you need to know from the world of Brexit this week. You can sign up for this briefing by clicking here, and you’ll receive it straight to your ...

Gisela Stuart Branded A 'Liar' After Voting Against EU Citizens Rights

The Huffington Post | Owen Bennett | Posted 09.02.2017 | UK Politics

Labour MP Gisela Stuart is a “liar” for voting against the recommendations of an inquiry into EU migrant rights that she chaired, according to a f...

Tory MPs Slam Government For Limiting Number Of Child Refugees

The Huffington Post | Ned Simons | Posted 09.02.2017 | UK Politics

Conservative MPs have hit out at the government’s decision to limit the number of child refugees it will accept from Europe to just 350 - rather tha...

Diane Abbott Told David Davis 'To F*ck Off' After Brexit Bill Vote

The Huffington Post | Paul Waugh | Posted 15.02.2017 | UK Politics

Diane Abbott told Cabinet minister David Davis to “fuck off” after he congratulated her following the historic Commons vote backing Brexit, HuffPo...

You'll Soon Be Able To Watch Netflix, Sky Sports And iPlayer While On Holiday

The Huffington Post | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 09.02.2017 | UK Tech

The European Commission has ruled that starting in 2018, any person within the EU will be able to watch their online entertainment subscriptions regar...

Met Chief Reveals Trump Visit May Happen In June, Warns It Will Cost Millions To Police

The Huffington Post | Steven Hopkins | Posted 09.02.2017 | UK

Donald Trump’s state visit to the UK, which could take place in June, is likely to cost millions of pounds to police, Sir Bernard Hogan-Howe has sai...