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King’s College racism row: Students support academic

Image copyright Cambridge University Image caption Priyamvada Gopal said she would no longer supervise students at the university in protest at her treatment Cambridge University students have rallied behind an academic who said racism at one college is “widespread”. Priyamvada Gopal claimed porters at King’s College frequently “hassled” non-white staff ...

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Instagram star Daryl Aiden Yow used stock image photos

Image copyright Instagram Image caption Mr Yow has posted an apology to his Instagram account A popular Instagram photographer has apologised after being caught posting stock image library content and indicating it was his own work. Singapore-based Daryl Aiden Yow has more than 104,000 followers on the Facebook-owned service. His ...

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Brett Favre wants to put an end to youth tackle football

“You would never come out of the game for a concussion because nobody thought concussions were that bad,” Favre said. “It was a matter of toughness. You didn’t come out of a game because you were dinged, you saw stars, or fireworks are flashing — which are all results of ...

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Where can UK students study for free?

Image copyright Getty Images With university tuition fees costing up to £9,250 per year, England is the most expensive place to study in Europe. It’s not a surprise then that for those who want to travel, experience a different culture or develop foreign language skills, studying in a country which ...

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NYC teachers to get 6 weeks of paid parental leave

NEW YORK (AP) — New York City will provide six weeks of parental leave at full salary for all of its public school teachers. The agreement was announced Wednesday by Democratic Mayor Bill de Blasio, union and school officials. The contract covers about 120,000 workers. They include 79,000 teachers, plus ...

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Educating Migrant Children in Shelters: 6 Things to Know

Detainees rest under plastic blankets inside the detention facility in McAllen, Texas. —U.S. Customs and Border Protection’s Rio Grande Valley Sector via AP After weeks of insisting Democrats were ultimately responsible for the migrant-child crisis at the U.S.-Mexico border, President Donald Trump did an about-face Wednesday, reversing a policy that ...

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