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Obama Secret Service Agent Found 'Drunk' In Dutch Hotel

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 26.03.2014 | UK

A Secret Service agent tasked with protecting President Barack Obama in the Netherlands was reportedly found passed out drunk in a hallway of an Dutch...

Syria: Seven Questions the Saudis Should Ask John Kerry

Nehad Ismail | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK
Nehad Ismail

The U.S. recognizes that defeating the Syrian regime and the toppling of Bashar al Assad is an important Saudi strategic objective to protect Saudi regional interests. The recent spat between the two allies over Syria is still reverberating and has not died down yet...

Now THIS Is How You Deal With Twitter Trolls

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 17.10.2013 | UK

The Washington Post just taught long-suffering social media managers everywhere how to deal with inane questions from Twitter trolls... Tensions ce...

Why Newspapers Have to Adapt to the Internet in Order to Survive

Hannah Lippitt | Posted 12.10.2013 | UK Tech
Hannah Lippitt

Like any other online business, in order to to get ahead, newspapers are going to have to come up with an alternative business model and acknowledge that the old rules no longer apply. Methods such as developing content strategy, a strong online revenue system through building strong communities, social sharing, cross-platform branding and so on, are all going to be vital in the future.

The Amazon Way to Transform the Media

Grant Feller | Posted 08.10.2013 | UK Tech
Grant Feller

One of the reasons the Amazon website and business model works so well is that it understands what the customer wants. It even predicts what we want before we even know it. It's an extension of ourselves, perhaps even a reflection whose principle purposes are to befriend and make money.

Stop Guessing About Bezos - Start Strategizing

Andy Law | Posted 07.10.2013 | UK
Andy Law

Give the Washington Post away to every one of those customers who, every day, is expecting a delivery of something from Amazon. Start with .com and then expand it to become a global newspaper.

Arm the Syrian Rebels and Forget Geneva 2

Nehad Ismail | Posted 21.08.2013 | UK
Nehad Ismail

I believe the US administration and the EU have welcomed Geneva 2 as a ploy to procrastinate and avoid making firm commitments to help the Syrian people.

Top 10 Whistleblowers Of All Time

The Huffington Post UK | Jessica Elgot | Posted 10.06.2013 | UK

Edward Snowden, a former technical worker at the CIA who sensationally revealed himself as the whistleblower behind leaks that uncovered secret US gov...

Kurdistan Region, Iraq Freedom of Speech

Laween Atroshi | Posted 04.05.2013 | UK Politics
Laween Atroshi

It is not a secret, anymore, the torment and suffering the Kurdish population have endured under nationalistic and fascist regimes. It is painful enough to be tortured under inhumane methods, but to be a victim of ethnical cleansing is another level of intense suffering.

Sympathy for the Devil

Tom Doran | Posted 27.10.2012 | UK
Tom Doran

There I was, an angry, idealistic and (therefore) insufferable 15-year-old, on the train to my first proper protest march with my ex-Trotskyist, Blairphobic father.

Which Newspaper Called Him 'Bandersnatch Cummerbund'?

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 09.05.2012 | UK Comedy

Can you spot the deliberate - or not-so deliberate - mistake in the picture below, kids? That's right - in both the print and the online vers...

PHOTOS: 'Gentleman' Harry Rescues Stricken Millionaire At Polo Match

Posted 02.04.2012 | UK

Prince Harry leapt to the rescue of a stricken US millionaire and may have even saved his life after he fell from a horse during a polo match, it has ...

Kim Jong Il's Son Pays Tribute To Late Father's Birthday (PICTURES, VIDEO)

PA | Posted 16.02.2012 | UK

North Korea has commemorated Kim Jong Il's 70th birthday with the flowers that bear his name, a military parade and pledges of loyalty to the son who ...