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Plight Of Ex-Squaddie Who Went Viral With Work Plea Reveals Grim Reality For Unemployed Vets

The Huffington Post | Jasmin Gray | Posted 07.07.2017 | UK

An ex-squaddie who went viral after issuing a plea for work on Twitter has spoken out about the grim reality faced by many unemployed veterans. Byron...

Sexual Harassment By Staff At Universities At 'Epidemic Levels'

The Huffington Post | Jasmin Gray | Posted 06.03.2017 | UK Universities & Education

Sexual harassment on campus by university staff is at “epidemic levels”, a stark new report has revealed, with almost 300 allegations made in the ...

The Key To Successful Weight Loss Is 'Setting Unrealistic Goals'

The Huffington Post | Natasha Hinde | Posted 29.12.2016 | UK Lifestyle

The secret to losing weight lies in having unrealistic targets, research suggests. A study of more than 24,000 obese people found that those who set t...

Dogs Killed Days After Being Rescued To Teach Student Vets Dissection, Says Animal Charity

The Huffington Post | Jasmin Gray | Posted 30.11.2016 | UK Universities & Education

Healthy dogs are euthanised five days after they are rescued by US shelters so they can be sold to UK universities to teach veterinary students dissec...

Students Were Not Dressed As Alton Towers Crash Victims, Says Nottingham University SU

The Huffington Post | Jasmin Gray | Posted 21.10.2016 | UK Universities & Education

The University of Nottingham Student Union has denied claims that seven of its students dressed up as victims from the Alton Towers rollercoaster cras...

'Arseholes' and 'Idiots': Lecturer Has a Go at Students and Staff on Facebook

Antonia Paget | Posted 10.04.2014 | UK Universities & Education
Antonia Paget

University of Nottingham English lecturer Tony Fisher has apologised for comments he made on his public Facebook page, following revelations that he called students 'semi-literate', staff 'absolute arseholes' and revealed the content of private email exchanges.

Doctors Make Error In 'One In 20' Prescriptions

PA | Posted 02.05.2012 | UK Lifestyle

Around one in 20 prescriptions written by family doctors contain an error, according to a study published today. Most mistakes were classed as mild...

Scientists Create Levitating Fruit Flies Suspended In Strong Magnetic Fields

PA | Posted 04.03.2012 | UK

Scientists have deployed Harry Potter-style powers to levitate fruit flies and watch them walk on air. Researchers performed the seemingly magical ...