Half of universities in England have fewer than 5% poor white students

 The University of Cambridge was among the institutions with the smallest number of white working-class students. Photograph: Poohz/Getty Images/iStockphoto More than half of universities in England have fewer than 5% of white working-class students in their intakes, according to researchers. A report from the National Education Opportunity Network (Neon) found that white youngsters in receipt of free […]

Cardiff University to cut 380 posts after £20m deficit

Cardiff University has announced plans to cut 380 posts over five years as part of moves to address a budget deficit of over £20m. In an email to staff, university bosses said compulsory redundancies could not be ruled out but hoped the reduction could be achieved through voluntary severance and recruitment controls. Its document Transforming […]

Blaze at St Andrews University science building

More than 30 firefighters tackled a blaze in a science building at the University of St Andrews in Fife. They were alerted to a fire involving suspected hazardous materials shortly before 17:00 on Sunday. Images posted on social media showed flames and smoke rising into the air from the four-storey building. The fire service said […]

The secret language of lesbian love

Over a period of a few months, the BBC spoke to dozens of young lesbians in a country where homosexuality is illegal. They told us about their day-to-day lives and how they use secret memes to connect with each other on social media platforms and chat apps. We have substituted those images with that of a […]

KMAT Kerala 2019 Admit Card released at kmatkerala.in, here are steps to download, exam date, latest update

KMAT Kerala admit card released. Check details here(Hindustan Times) The Cochin University of Science and Technology (CUSAT) has released the admit card of KMAT Kerala 2019 exam on its official website. Candidates can download their KMAT admit card online at kmatkerala.in.Candidates have to login on the homepage of KMAT to download their admit card. The exam will […]

Critics take aim at subsidies given to private schools

 Prince George arriving for his first day at Thomas’s, Battersea, in September 2017. Its sister school in Kensington was given state money. Photograph: Richard Pohle/AFP/Getty Images It is hard to imagine a more exclusive chain of prep schools than the one that has been entrusted with the education of the third-in-line to the throne. That […]