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Daily Archives: 7th March 2017

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Creative climate activists use paintings for protests

Campaigns escalate in attempts to encourage a top London university to divest from all fossil fuels

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Government U-turn on deportation order

The Home Office has delayed the deportation of Shiromini Satkunarajah after hundreds of thousands signed the petition to prevent it


Lets talk about thongs

Potentially the most controversial item you’ll find in your lingerie drawer

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Preview: Vant

VANT are set to bring their vibrant and exciting live shows to Manchester, writes Yasmin Duggal

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NYX: the soft matte lip cream

Shannon Winterbone talks through the perks of NYX’s cult liquid lipstick

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Oscars 2017

The 89th Academy Awards took place on the 26th February at the Dolby Theatre in Hollywood

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Curious about the vegan lifestyle that’s taking the world by storm? Come along to Vegan Week at the SU to find out more

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The fallacy behind boycotting businesses

Boycotting products or services for allegedly supporting Donald Trump does very little to help the cause, writes Marina Iskander

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Women in science: absolutely zero boundaries

In honour of International Women’s Day, Science & Technology Reporter, Katie Holmes, takes us through the most influential and inspiring female scientists in Manchester’s history

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International Women’s Day

A list of events happening on campus and around Manchester on International Women’s Day.

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Meet Tomokazu Harimoto, the 13-year old table tennis wonder kid

Taking the table tennis world by storm, could this 13-year-old Japanese superstar be the one to finally defeat the decades-long Chinese monopoly on the sport?

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Greater Manchester Health and Social Care Hustings

Emma Shanks reports on the Greater Manchester Health and Social Care hustings in the lead-up to the Mayoral Election