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Falling Behind With Rent Should Affect Tenants' Credit Rating, Landlords Urge

Falling behind with rent payments - even for just a few days - should affect tenants’ credit ratings, landlords have urged.

Sarah Champion Should Not Have Lost Job Over Rape Article, Says Sajid Javid

Labour MP Sarah Champion should have kept her job in the shadow cabinet, communities secretary Sajid Javid has said.

Sadiq Khan And Andy Burnham Face Axe From Labour Conference As Corbyn Gives Members More Say

Jeremy Corbyn and his closest allies are to be given “starring” roles at the Labour party conference - but city mayors Andy Burnham and Sadiq Khan face being left off the speaker list, HuffPost UK has been told.

In Yemen, The Cholera Epidemic Is Only Just Scratching The Surface

Yemen - the country where I was born, where my father met my mother, where the most fertile land in the Arabian peninsula lay - is today facing the world's worst cholera outbreak. The deadly disease has killed nearly two thousand people…

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Impossible Choice: Why We Cannot Stand Behind Returns To Libya

It's a strange question to kick off the working day on board Save the Children's rescue ship: Would we rather stop our search and rescue operations completely, and risk people drowning, than return migrants and refugees back to Libya? But…


Steve Bannon Condemns 'Collection Of Clowns' Behind Charlottesville Violence

Steve Bannon has given a baffling interview in which he dismissed the white supremacist movement as a “collection of clowns” after his boss, Donald Trump, repeatedly inflamed tensions by failing to condemn them over Charlottesville.

Tom Cruise's 'Mission: Impossible' Injury Halts Production Of Sixth Film

Tom Cruise’s recent accident on the set of ‘Mission: Impossible 6’ has brought filming to a halt, Paramount Pictures has confirmed.

Nick Timothy, Theresa May's Former Chief Of Staff, Slams Tuition Fees As A 'Pointless Ponzi Scheme'

Theresa May’s former chief of staff has slammed university tuition fees as a “pointless Ponzi scheme”, calling for “radical” change to the system.


‘Silent Witness’ Actress Liz Carr Speaks Out About ‘Frightening’ Scissor Attack That Left Her With A Head Wound

’Silent Witness’ star Liz Carr has spoken out about the ‘frightening’ scissor attack that left her needing hospital treatment after being stabbed in the head.


Premature Babies Remain At 'High Risk' Of Developmental Delay, So What Can Parents Do?

Rates of survival among premature babies have increased during the past two decades, but they remain at “high risk” of developmental delay, a study has revealed.


Jeremy Corbyn Tells Theresa May Not To 'Remain Silent' Over Donald Trump's Comments On White Supremacists

Jeremy Corbyn has told Theresa May she “cannot remain silent” over Donald Trump’s refusal to denounce white supremacists, after her response to it was dismissed as weak.


Labour's Sarah Champion Quits Shadow Cabinet After Claiming UK Has A 'Problem' With Pakistani Rapists

Labour’s Sarah Champion has resigned from the Shadow Cabinet after writing an article claiming “Britain has a problem with British Pakistani men raping and exploiting white girls.”

Why I Want To Put A Mental Health Gym On The High Street

James Routledge is founder of Sanctus, a group hoping to change perception of mental health and, in time, create the world's first high street 'mental health gym'.


Sarah Harding Can't Mask Her Disdain As Jemma Lucy Is Saved From 'CBB' Eviction

Sarah Harding did little to mask her disappointment when her ‘Celebrity Big Brother’ rival Jemma Lucy managed to escape eviction on Tuesday (15 Au...

Amber Heard May Have Had The Last Laugh After Dog Dispute With Australian Deputy Prime Minister

Amber Heard has cheekily poked fun at Australia’s deputy Prime Minister Barnaby Joyce, following the news that he may have breached constitutional l...


Nicola Roberts Takes Swipe At Sarah Harding Amid Fifth Harmony Drama

Nicola Roberts has taken a swipe at her former bandmate Sarah Harding, following her unfavourable comments about the current crop of girl groups, spec...

When Does ‘Great British Bake Off’ Start? Channel 4 Confirm August Start Date

Channel 4 has confirmed when ‘The Great British Bake Off’ will be back on our screens, and announced the show is moving to a Tuesday night slot.

Libyan Coastguard 'Colluding With People-Smugglers In Mediterranean'

AQUARIUS, Mediterranean Sea - Migrants rescued from the Mediterranean have told HuffPost UK the Libyan Coast Guard is colluding with people-smugglers - despite an official crackdown launched earlier this month.

Now More Than Ever We Must Call Out The Poisonous Rhetoric We Saw In The Sun

Just two months ago, on a delightfully warm summer's evening, I stood in Batley Market Square with friends old and new.


Daniel Craig *Finally* Gives Us A Straight Answer Over His 'James Bond' Future

After years of speculation, Daniel Craig has finally given us a straight answer about whether or not he’s signed up to play the lead in the next ‘...

Wednesday, Aug 16

EU Migrants Can Enter UK Without Border Checks After Brexit, Government Confirms

EU migrants and black market goods will be able to cross into the UK without any checks after Brexit, the Government admitted today.

Donald Trump Criticised By Theresa May For Defending White Supremacists

Theresa May has criticised Donald Trump for claiming there is “equivalence” between white supremacists and anti-fascists.

Tory Ministers Need To Wake Up To The Deepening Crisis In Care

Recent figures released by the NHS show that the year since Theresa May became Prime Minister was the worst year on record for delayed transfers of care in the NHS.

'Unhelpful, Unrealistic And No Detail': David Davis's Irish Border Plans Savaged

David Davis is unwilling to tackle the “very real” impact Brexit will have on the Irish border, a leading business group has warned in a scathing attack on the Government.

Tuesday, Aug 15

New ‘Cyber-Flashing’ Trend Going Unreported Because Victims Aren’t Coming Forward

The true extent of the number of people falling victim to a disturbing trend of ‘cyber-flashing’ in public places in the UK could be going unreported, because women are not alerting the crime to authorities, police have claimed.

David Davis's Customs Union Plan Is 'Fantasy', Says European Parliament's Brexit Spokesman

UK plans to enter into a customs partnership with the EU after 2019 have been dismissed as “fantasy” by the European Parliament’s Brexit coordinator.

Brexit Secretary David Davis Accused By Former Aide Of Being Workshy And Inept

A former aide to Brexit Secetary David Davis has accused the Cabinet minister of being workshy, inept and a liar.

UK Wants 'Customs Partnership' With The EU As Government Backs Away From Hard Brexit

The UK’s customs rules could still be imposed by Brussels after Brexit, the Government has revealed as it outlined plans for a trade “alignment” with the EU.

Monday, Aug 14

Kensington And Chelsea Council Told To Sever Ties With TMO Two Months On From Grenfell Disaster

Thousands of people are calling for Kensington and Chelsea Council to sever ties with the body that managed the Grenfell Tower, two months after the devastating fire.

Donald Trump Finally Condemns White Supremacists After Charlottesville Violence

Donald Trump has finally condemned the KKK, neo-Nazis and white supremacists, calling them “criminals and thugs” and saying: “Racism is evil.”

Conservative MP Heidi Allen Says She Will Quit Party If Jacob Rees-Mogg Is Made Leader

A Conservative MP has said she would quit the party should Jacob Rees-Mogg ever become its leader.

Mike Pence Defends Donald Trump Over Failure To Specifically Condemn White Supremacists

Mike Pence and the White House have scrambled to defend Donald Trump after the president failed to specifically condemn white supremacists following violence at a far-right rally in Charlottesville that left three people dead.

Sunday, Aug 13

Jason Kessler, Unite The Right Organiser, Chased Away From Charlottesville Press Conference

The organises of the ‘Unite the Right’ march that resulted in the deaths of three people has had to be rushed away by police after attempting a press conference in Charlottesville.

Tory MP Anna Soubry Warns She Could Quit Party Over Hard Brexit

One of the Tories most high-profile Remain MPs today admitted she would be prepared to join a new party to stop a hard Brexit.

Charlottesville Violence Sees Donald Trump Pressured To Condemn White Supremacy

Donald Trump is facing repeated calls to outright denounce white supremacy and racism after a far-right rally turned violent in the US city of Charlottesville.

Theresa May Has 'No Idea' How Much Time And Money Is Being Thrown At Brexit

The Government has “no idea” how many civil servants and how much cash are being exclusively devoted to Brexit.

Saturday, Aug 12

Alex Salmond Thinks Scotland Will be Independent Within Four Years

Alex Salmond believes Scotland will be independent within four years and vowed to play “whatever part is necessary” in a second referendum campaign.

Glorious Twelfth: Critics Slam Grouse Moors For Pocketing Millions In EU Subsidies

Grouse moor estates received millions of pounds in subsidies last year, according to analysis which comes amid a debate over the future of farming payments after Brexit.