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Erasmus may exclude British students from now on

As Britain faces potential exclusion from the popular student exchange programme, Erasmus UK director Ruth Sinclair-Jones evaluates the situation and voices her concern for the future. Read on to find out more about this disheartening turn of events for British academia.

What ‘Brexit’ means for the technology sector

With many repercussions of 'Brexit' still left to arise, it's important to consider what the immediate and the long-term consequences of Britain's withdrawal from the E.U. are for the technology sector. Read on to find out all about it!

Britain votes to leave the European Union: all you need to...

As Britain decides to leave the European Union, the world reacts in shock, confusion, disappointment but also support. Analysts and common people alike throw in forecasts, trying to anticipate what the local and global consequences of 'Brexit' will be. Read on and you'll find out all there is to know about this historical referendum!

UK universities slip in world rankings

According to a 2016 ranking of the world's best universities based on reputation and perceived status, some of UK's universities have slipped down. Read more about what are the reasons behind this and what other universities you can find at the top of this ranking.

An American company plans to transform UK’s famous phone booths into...

The red telephone booth is undoubtedly an extremely cherished part of British culture. But in the era of smartphones, telephones boxes are rapidly losing ground. So, to save them from becoming pavement-straddling relics, a New York-based company aims to transform some of them into fully-equipped tiny work stations. Read on to find all about their ambitious project!

Shakespeare’s 400th anniversary: here are some facts you probably didn’t know...

As much as Shakespeare's life and works have been studied over hundreds of years, there are still things that very few or no people at all have a clue about. Want to know what they are? Read on!

Denmark is the happiest country in the world, report says

No wonder "as happy as a Dane" is such a popular saying. Denmark is indeed the happiest country to live in, according to this year's "World Happiness Report". Find out what makes and keeps the Danes so happy, as well as what countries sit at the other end of the happiness spectrum.

What are the most powerful driving licenses in the world?

New research ranks countries based on how powerful their native driving licenses are. Check out which came in first, and what are the advantages for the fortunate winner.