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NYC travel review and tips

As I took my first step out of a yellow cab into the city, ‘so good they named it twice’, I was overwhelmed. “Welcome to New Yowrak,” the cabdriver yelled in a heavy local accent. Horns sounding, lights flashing, buskers … Continue reading

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Date set for independence referendum

It was announced in Edinburgh today, by First Minister Alex Salmond, that the Scottish independence referendum will take place on 18 September 2014. Voters will be asked “Should Scotland be an independent country?” with the answer options of yes or … Continue reading

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OPINION: concerns over press freedom

So the day has come- we journalists are going to be regulated. It was reported today that the three main political parties have come to an agreement on a new independent press regulation regime set up by royal charter. The … Continue reading

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Student’s work not valued

Hours of unpaid work, doing the tasks that no one who is actually getting paid wants to do is something many students or people doing ‘work experience’ face. At the start of this month the House of Commons heard a … Continue reading

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OPINION: Public Relations is a necessity in the NHS

The NHS have been getting a hard time lately, be it with poor patient treatment, corrupt waiting lists or sloppy medical procedures however I think that the latest news of the BBC comes as an attack on the industry we … Continue reading

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OPINION: Minor surgeries could lead to death in 20 years time

Just when we thought we were moving forward in the medical industry we get the news that our system could slip back to what it was like at the start of the 19th century and even the simplest surgeries could … Continue reading

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OPINION: What happened to the traditional Mother’s Day gift?

As I woke up later than my mum, who was already showered and dressed, this morning I felt somewhat sorry that she never got her burnt toast and cup of tea in bed, I did not feel sorry that she … Continue reading

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