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Daily Archives: 16th February 2017

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Serena Williams is on course to become the greatest female tennis player

Another year, another grand slam title for Williams

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PSG 4-0 Barcelona: Analysis

What next for Luis Enrique and Barcelona?

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Department of Health to remove NHS staff safety body

Another threat to the future of the flailing NHS has come as the body focussed on the safety of doctors is to be removed, despite a recent increase in attacks by patients

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US universities to sue Donald Trump over travel ban

Several US universities are supporting a lawsuit which aims to sue President Donald Trump

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Finding the public’s lost faith in science

Academics come together to discuss the issues surrounding public trust in science and ways to improve science communication

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Mobile app officially approved as form of contraception

A new mobile app, called Natural Cycles, has been found to be just as effective as the contraceptive pill, without any of the side effects

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Gary Neville plans to open a university

The former footballer, alongside brother, Ryan, and Paul Scholes, are in talks with Lancaster University to open new sites across Manchester

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Global News: Science

Read the best science news from around the world this week

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The limits to minimalism

The present-day minimalist movement is making strides in the right direction, but has a number of limitations, writes Tristan Parsons

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How the Democrats normalised mass deportation

America is too late to stop the normalisation of President Trump’s views and actions on immigration. With bipartisan efforts, it happened long ago

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Why we have to promote safe drug use

With many drug-related deaths per year, greater efforts should be made in drug use education

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A Dream to a Nightmare: What’s happened to Leicester City?

Leicester City’s fall from grace could be one of the worst moments in football history