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Oxford University

Reluctant writer pens a book about publishing

Dean went on to establish the Mahomed Baths in London and came to be known as the “shampooing surgeon”.

14 Feb 2020 2:53 AM

Jack of all trades

Harish Haridas, who has been recognised for his contribution as a U.K.-India Young Leader.

31 Aug 2018 1:20 AM

Virtual whale ride helps ease fear of heights: study

This was the first VR phobia treatment not to require the presence of a real-life therapist.

12 Jul 2018 5:20 PM

Breastfeeding cuts mother's hypertension risk

Oxytocin release stimulated by breastfeeding may be associated with the decreased risk of these diseases.

30 Jan 2018 3:33 PM

Suu Kyi stripped of Freedom of City of Oxford award over Rohingya comment

The council of Oxford city decided to remove the honour saying that it does not celebrate 'those who turn a blind eye to violence.'

28 Nov 2017 4:07 PM

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Aliens may be more like us than we think: study

Scientists from the University of Oxford in the UK show that aliens are potentially shaped by the same processes that shaped humans.

01 Nov 2017 3:42 PM

French investigate charges of rape, assault against Islamic scholar

Tariq Ramadan teaches Islamic Studies at Oxford University.

29 Oct 2017 1:10 PM

After scoring A-level results, Malala Yousafzai gets place at Oxford University

Malala will be following in the footsteps of world leaders by studying philosophy, politics and economics (PPE).

17 Aug 2017 6:28 PM

PIO surgeon bowls over MCC with his bat design

Gupte aims to end advantage of batsmen over bowlers.

19 May 2017 2:16 AM

Oxford student who stabbed boyfriend spared jail term due to ‘academic talent’

Oxford Crown Court Judge Ian Pringle suggested he might not give her a custodial sentence.

17 May 2017 8:35 PM

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Stephen Hawking gives big bang warning to humanity

Hawking claims that time is running out for the Earth and humanity will need to leave the planet for its survival.

04 May 2017 5:22 AM

Top spy ‘blows’ cover of James Bond’s Q

Sir Alex Younger, made the revelation in an attempt to encourage more women to join the secret service.

27 Jan 2017 4:22 AM

Girl makes Oxford rejection letter into abstract art

The teenager decided to take the letter in her stride and instead convert it into art

23 Jan 2017 5:44 PM

Writeful reinvention

Pakistani author Sarvat Hasin takes the classic Little Women and sets it in the 1970s Pakistan, in her debut novel This Wide Night.

18 Jan 2017 12:41 AM

Malala hopes to study politics, philosophy at Oxford

Malala shot to international fame after emerging defiant from the assassination attempt on a school bus in Swat valley in October 2012.

13 Jan 2017 3:59 PM

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Oxford University goes gender neutral, to use 'ze' instead of 'he or she'

Students hope the use of gender neutral pronouns will be extended to lectures and seminars.

12 Dec 2016 9:35 AM

Indian-origin student sues Oxford varsity for boring teaching

The boring teaching resulted in him getting a second class degree and in turn led to loss of earnings in his career as a lawyer.

04 Dec 2016 5:24 PM

Livin’ the high life

In the run-up to her big stage debut alongside Coldplay, Ananya Birla talks about all things music.

19 Nov 2016 12:05 AM