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University Guide 2023: university profiles from A to Z

The Observer 25 Sep 2022
University of the Arts, London ... Birkbeck, University of London ... Brunel University London ... City University, London ... University of East London ... Faculty of health, social care and education, Kingston University and St George’s, University of London ... Goldsmiths, University of London ... Imperial College London ... London School of Economics and Political Science.
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RPT - Truss Walks Tightrope Between Revising Northern Ireland Protocol, Pleasing US - Experts

Urdu Point 25 Sep 2022
"This is a major headache for Truss and it's not at all clear whether, and how, she resolves it," Robert Singh, a professor of politics at Birkbeck, University of London, said, adding that "for Washington, this is a key issue - not only for the Biden administration but for Congress as well, where concern over the protocol is bipartisan.".
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Italy braces for sharp move to the right after election voting closes

The Observer 25 Sep 2022
Italians were braced for seismic change on Saturday, on the eve of an election forecasted to hand Italy the most rightwing government since the second world war ...The country is eager for a change, a new face,” Wolfango Piccoli of the London-based political risk consultancy Teneo said ... Italy election ... Read more ... “This Italy ends on Sunday.” ... .
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Isn’t it funny how things turn out, all the same?

Irish Independent 25 Sep 2022
I bumped into me from 10 years ago yesterday. He was as surprised to see me as I was to see him ... Boris Johnson was still around shaking hands into March.”“Boris Johnson? The guy from Who became a kind of novelty mayor of London? I presume his whole political dabbling ended badly for him.”“You have no idea...
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Expect dissent to rise as Putin’s call-up brings Ukraine war home to Russians

The Observer 25 Sep 2022
In a caricature by the country’s most prominent political ... Sam Greene, a professor of Russian politics at King’s College London and co-author of Putin v the People, said that with the call for mobilisation, Putin has “made the war a lot more real for people than it was before”.
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Truss Walks Tightrope Between Revising Northern Ireland Protocol, Pleasing US - Experts

Urdu Point 24 Sep 2022
"This is a major headache for Truss and it's not at all clear whether, and how, she resolves it," Robert Singh, a professor of politics at Birkbeck, University of London, said, adding that "for Washington, this is a key issue - not only for the Biden administration but for Congress as well, where concern over the protocol is bipartisan.".
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China's strategic moves in Middle East may blindside west

Beijing News 24 Sep 2022
London , September 24 (ANI). The recent visit of US Speaker Nancy Pelosi to Taiwan and subsequent support shown by many Middle East countries to China, reflects the changing political alignment in the region, according to Europe Asia Foundation. The London-based forum contended ...
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Hilary Mantel, author of 'Wolf Hall' Tudor saga, dies at 70

Standard-Speaker 24 Sep 2022
LONDONHilary Mantel, the Booker Prize-winning author who turned Tudor power politics into page-turning fiction in the acclaimed “Wolf Hall” trilogy of historical novels, has died, her publisher said Friday ... Mantel turned Cromwell, a shadowy Tudor political fixer, into a compelling, complex literary hero, by turns thoughtful and thuggish.
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Iran hints at deeper crackdown amid protests over woman's death

Yahoo Daily News 24 Sep 2022
Anger over the death of Mahsa Amini, 22, presents the government with its worst crisis in decades, according to Roham Alvandi, an associate professor of international history at the London School of Economics and Political Science ... “I politely declined,” Amanpour wrote.
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Mantel, ‘Wolf Hall’ writer, dies

Arkansas Democrat-Gazette 24 Sep 2022
LONDON -- Hilary Mantel, the Booker Prize-winning author who turned Tudor power politics into page-turning fiction in the acclaimed "Wolf Hall" trilogy of historical novels, has died, her publisher said Friday ... Mantel turned Cromwell, a shadowy Tudor political fixer, into a compelling, complex literary hero, by turns thoughtful and thuggish.
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The most influential people in Keir Starmer’s Labour

New Statesman 24 Sep 2022
Another journeyman of the Blair era, Doyle served as Labour’s head of press between 1998 and 2005 and later as political director ... She lives in York and commutes to London for work ... The book’s central argument is that, to succeed, parties must focus on place-based politics and belonging ... Luke Sullivan – political director.
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South Korea president criticised over gaffes at Queen's funeral and UN

Democratic Underground 24 Sep 2022
Also ... Yoon Suk-yeol accused of discourtesy in London and of swearing after chat to Joe Biden ... Yoon Suk-yeol, a conservative who was already battling low approval ratings only months after taking office, drew criticism from across the South Korean political spectrum after he failed to attend the Queen’s lying in state despite traveling to London ... .
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If unionists insist on NI being British and British only, it can’t and won’t survive

Belfast Telegraph 24 Sep 2022
“Outbreeding unionists may be an enjoyable pastime for those who have the energy, but it hardly amounts to a political strategy.” ... In London, as the Queen was mourned and buried, the symbols of Irishness were everywhere ... Its haplessness in the basics of doing politics was exemplified in its reaction to the census.
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'Woman, Life, Freedom': Why We're Cutting Our Hair To Support Protesters In Iran

Huffington Post 24 Sep 2022
So far, there have been demonstrations in Birmingham and London, with more expected in the coming days ... Today in London, protest in solidarity with ... Somayeh Tohidi, a 34-year-old PhD student at the London School of Economics and Political Science, moved to the UK when she was 22.
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From warriors to grandpa jokes as Italy readies to vote

Urdu Point 24 Sep 2022
Rome, Sept 24 (UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News - 24th Sep, 2022 ) .Italians were on Saturday braced for seismic change, on the eve of an election forecast to hand Italy the most right-wing government since World War II ... "The country is eager for a change, a new face," Wolfango Piccoli of the London-based political risk consultancy Teneo told AFP.

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