University Of Leeds
'If society values third level education, we need to find a way to pay for it'
- February 1, 2019, 05:10
Ciarán Ó hÓgartaigh is looking to make his mark. The 13th president of NUI Galway (National University of Ireland, Galway) has a legacy to leave in th(...)
An Irish ecologist has completed research which suggests that the threat posed by Japanese knotweed is vastly overstated, and he claims it does no mor(...)
Link discovered between microplastics in rivers and wastewater treatment plants
- July 12, 2018, 01:00
Microplastics in rivers have been found in much higher concentrations downstream from wastewater treatment plants, researchers have found. In one of(...)
Woman with disability told she cannot take part in political activity if PA is with her
- Irish News
- May 18, 2018, 18:14
A woman with a serious disability who requires the support of a personal assistant has been told she cannot take part in any political activity if her(...)
This has been a good year for Northern Irish comedy. From the unexpected return of original conflict caper Give My Head Peace, through to the riotous (...)
Does #MeToo mean the end of the rock’n’roll groupie?
- March 19, 2018, 06:00
In 2001, when the Mötley Crüe biography The Dirt was published, barely an eyebrow was raised at the debauchery described within. Even one of the darke(...)
Nerve agent used in UK attack developed by Russia during Cold War
- March 13, 2018, 15:52
British prime minister Theresa May’s confirmation that the substance used in the attack on Sergei and Yulia Skripal belonged to the Novichok class of (...)
Can you buy a car and still keep your middle-class conscience clean?
- August 30, 2017, 06:12
It may surprise you to know that I have a friend who is not one little bit interested in cars. In fact, I’d go further than that – he actively hates c(...)
Next to a “Winning Here” Liberal Democrats sign in a cramped office, Joe Otten has piles of leaflets neatly stacked ready to be distributed street by (...)