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Jonathan Breen

Jonathan Breen

Pomeranz: ‘I got into Chinese history by a series of accidents’

Celebrated historian Kenneth Pomeranz talks to The Mancunion’s Jonathan Breen about the importance of understanding China and Niall Ferguson

Multiple thefts at Warehouse Project

Pickpocket gangs operate in WHP, target 18-21 year olds

Outrage as exam papers ask ‘unanswerable’ questions

Complaints made after series of blunders during January exams

High speed rail to run under Owens Park

Current plans will see High Speed trains hurtling under Fallowfield’s student village

Manchester grad to row across Atlantic

Race to raise money for breast cancer

People of faith unite to spruce up Platt Fields Park

Volunteers paint fences and clean graffiti for Interfaith Week

Academic wins science award

Prof wins prize for breakthrough work in nuclear physics

Tax evasion campaigner urges Starbucks boycott

John Christensen, Director of Tax Justice Network supports direct action against tax-dodging companies

Fuse FM star wins Best Female at Student Radio Awards

Hattie Pearson set for stardom after bagging prestigious prize

Students to face random ‘smart drug’ tests?

10% of students in the UK take ‘cognitive enhancing’ drugs

NUS officer demands Nick Griffin interview retracted

University of Leeds student newspaper published an interview with BNP leader

Students reach Poland in RAG charity hitch

Teams made it to Germany, Switzerland and Poland in Jailbreak 2012

4G goes live in Manchester

UK’s largest mobile network provider launches next generation of service

‘Benefits of US shale gas production overstated,’ say UoM researchers

excess US coal from switching to shale gas exported to UK, Europe and Asia

Police seize estimated £1m in drugs and drug money

Police raid 13 houses across Stockport and North Wales in drug operation

Shisha as dangerous as cigarettes, say NHS

Manchester City Council and NHS launch shisha health awareness campaign in effort to publicise dangers of smoking shisha

Manchester Uni Facebook page for ‘hilarious confessions’ launched

Facebook pages created for Manchester university students to tell all their shocking stories

Appeal after Whitworth Park assault

Police are appealing for information about an assault on a homeless man in Whitworth Park last month

George Galloway sues NUS over “rape denier” claims

George Galloway is suing the NUS after they referred to him as “rape denier” and banned him from speaking at their events

Man arrested for rape after DNA blunder

A man was remanded in prison for five months on a charge of rape after a mistake was made processing his DNA for an unrelated incident