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Scotland Has Changed Its Mind Again About Independence...

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 01.11.2014 | UK

Scotland would vote Yes to independence if another referendum were held today - just six weeks after a majority voted No, a poll has found. Indepen...

Malaysian Fishmonger Could Face Death Penalty As He's Charged With Murder Of British Medical Students

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 20.08.2014 | UK Universities & Education

A Malaysian fishmonger could face the death penalty after being charged with murdering two British medical students in Borneo, according to local repo...

The 'Boy from Bassendean' Is No More: Harris' Once Proud Hometown To Rip Up Tributes

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 01.07.2014 | UK

UPDATE: Rolf Harris And Jimmy Savile 'Prowled Broadmoor Hospital Together' Rolf Harris' 1985 Educational Video Warns Children About Paedophiles...

Gambian President Has Terrible Plans For Gay Asylum-Seekers

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 19.05.2014 | UK

The president of The Gambia has threatened the lives of citizens who are considering fleeing his country in the face of gross intolerance towards gays...

Students Fight Spanish College's Rules Which BAN Males From Doing Their Laundry

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 06.05.2014 | UK Universities & Education

Students at a college in Spain are fighting outdated rules which ban males from entering the laundry room, and are instead instructed to pass their wa...

US School Bans Girls From Wearing Leggings As They Are Too Distracting For The Boys

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 26.03.2014 | UK Universities & Education

A school in the US has banned its female pupils from wearing leggings or yoga pants as they prove too distracting to boys, and the decision has sparke...

'Police Dogs Are Officers, Not Things'

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 25.01.2014 | UK

A petition has been launched urging MPs to give police dogs specific legal protection if they are attacked in the line of duty. The e-petition has ...

Harvard Student 'Sent Bomb Hoax Emails To Get Out Of Exam'

The Huffington Post UK | Lucy Sherriff | Posted 18.12.2013 | UK Universities & Education

A student from Harvard University pretended bombs had been placed around campus in order to get out of taking his exams, US officials have claimed. ...

Nigerian Student 'Uses Science To Prove Gay Marriage Is Wrong'

The Huffington Post UK | Lucy Sherriff | Posted 03.10.2013 | UK Universities & Education

UPDATE: The University of Lagos has since issued a statement distancing itself from Amalaha. Read the statement here. A student in Nigeria is claim...

Girl Rejects Forced Marriage

The Huffington Post UK | Brogan Driscoll | Posted 23.07.2013 | UK Lifestyle

Fearless 11-year-old Nada al-Ahdal, who escaped a forced marriage arranged by her parents, says she would "rather die" than get married. In the vid...

'We Slept In A Hut And Told Each Other Stories'

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 05.11.2012 | UK Universities & Education

Prince Charles had a blast from the past after being reunited with an old Papua New Guinea schoolmate he shared student digs with almost half a centur...

Syrian Diplomats Expelled In Protest At Houla Massacre

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 29.05.2012 | UK

Britain has ordered Syria's charge d'affaires to leave the country within seven days as part of a co-ordinated global response to a massacre of 108 pe...

Assault Underway On Apartment Of Toulouse Suspect Mohammed Merah

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 21.05.2012 | UK

French police have reportedly stormed the house of Mohammed Merah, the suspect in a series of shootings in the south-west region of France, which left...

PHOTOS: Satellites Capture Snaps Of Sandstorm Over Middle East

Eureka! | Charlie Lindlar | Posted 21.03.2012 | UK

Incredible photographs caught by satellites from the European Space Agency (ESA) and Nasa show the massive scale of the sandstorm that blanketed the M...

Terrified Neighbours Of France Shooting Suspect 'Begged' To Be Evacuated

Huffington Post UK | Cosima Ungaro | Posted 22.03.2012 | UK

Terrified neighbours of suspected Toulouse gunman Mohammed Merah "begged" police to be evacuated during an armed stand-off after they were told to shu...

Minister Denies French Police Arrest Suspected Gunman After Armed Stand-Off

The Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 20.05.2012 | UK

LIVEBLOG: Click here to read the latest updates from the stand-off. A suspected gunman at the centre of a 13-hour stand-off with armed police outsi...

Toulouse Shooting Suspect Surrounded By Police

The Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 21.03.2012 | UK

LIVEBLOG: Click here to read the latest updates from the stand-off. French police hunting a gunman suspected of killing seven people in a series of...

What's Distracting Finland's First Man?

Posted 22.02.2012 | UK

Princess Mary of Denmark shared an awkward moment with the 'first man' of Finland, Pentti Arajarvi, when she appeared to catch him staring at her clea...

Change in Pakistan: Politicians Join the Polls to Support Imran Khan

Joel Faulkner Rogers | Posted 23.07.2013 | UK Politics
Joel Faulkner Rogers

By all accounts, 30 October, 2011, marked a potential turning point in the build-up to Pakistan's next general election. Imran Khan drew crowds of over 250,000 to a speech in Minar-e-Pakistan, Lahore, as leader of his party, Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI), surprising rivals and supporters alike with one of the largest political rallies in the nation's history.

Update on the Campaign to Protect the Wild Tiger

Sam Fox | Posted 01.02.2012 | UK
Sam Fox

As you know, there are only 3,200 left in the wild, and their only predator is man. We are killing this beautiful iconic animal for its skin, its bones, and its body parts. We are killing them to the point of extinction.