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The seminal 2018 report done by researchers at the University of Manchester revealed that the …
The government consultation for reforming the Gender Recognition Act closed in November 2018 and the …
The financial distress caused by Covid-19 has led several companies into administration including Debenhams, Laura …
As the Cold War ended, international actors began to notice that the threats being faced …
Ever since the pandemic emerged there has been endless grief, suffering and tragedies. Despite this …
Lockdown has had an effect on all aspects of British life, with everybody having to …
Fifty years after first making their homes on the island of Malaga in the 1860s, …
Regulating the emissions of large firms is essential in ensuring their (and our) existence in …
Visual arts, performing arts and literature are all examples of theoretical and physical expressions of …
Our current world is filled with uncertainty. The global arena has recently been shaken, all …
Music. Many of us cannot go a day without listening to music. During this pandemic …
Boris Johnson is now creating an NHS track and trace app which provides people with …
The first phase of the Polish presidential election due to begin May 10th was postponed. …
Sudan has announced that they are proceeding with legislative efforts to outlaw Female Genital Mutilation …
The Coronavirus pandemic has undoubtedly rocked the entire world; as humans we have been through …
The current coronavirus pandemic is causing disruption to normal life which, for many people my …
Recently, the news and social media have reignited with fury in response to the ongoing …
Despite adequate housing being a basic human right, it is still a rising problem within …
After the takeover from Sheikh Mansour in 2008, Manchester City Football Club had been revived …
What happened? The Hungarian parliament has voted in the face of the coronavirus pandemic to …
There has been an age old saying that life imitates art. However, the ongoing pandemic …
Three things are certain on this earth: the first is death, the second is taxes …
The UK government introduced various measures to financially support companies that are struggling due to …
Good news for criminal lawyers coming from the latest tech development! Sam Willis, barrister at …
I think I’d like to live in ‘boring’ times now. Despite the rise of misinformation, …
You might have heard the common phrase from climate change activists and organisations that we …
In 2020, cybersecurity is still not being taken seriously across companies in the UK and …
Background: With the uncertainty associated with Brexit and little growth in the supermarket sector, chains …
It is easy to think we have an accessible and unlimited abundance of water when …
Cyberattacks are getting worse. According to SC Magazine online UK businesses faced more than one …
The purpose of the upcoming series of International Relations articles is to explore why countries …
Based on statistics, old chargers produce more than 51,000 tonnes of electronic waste per year. …
It goes without saying that pragmatically speaking, one should gather all their innate power and …
Having already entered the history books by becoming the first R rated film to gross …
The topic of billionaires; what it takes to be one, how you get taxed when …
Immingham, Lincolnshire is a relatively unknown town with a grand population of 9,641. The small …
With Brexit day being on the horizon, the formalities of Britain’s initial exit from the …
Jeremy Corbyn has stated that he will step down as leader after labour’s huge defeat …
In the beginning, the sole purpose for creating and conducting business was purely financial this …
“A string of developments across the European Union suggests that the battle against money laundering …
In Part 1 ‘Franchising Cultural Heritage’ we explored the concept of using art as a …
What is Veganuary?As we begin a new year many people around the world partake in …
Christmas signals the most wonderful time of year – full of carols, hearty food and …
In November, Emmanuel Macron, the French President, travelled to China to officially open the new …
A court has heard that the Government’s rules on gender neutral passports are ‘unlawful’ and …
Tomorrow the UK will head to the polls once again to vote in the 2019 …
The upcoming General Election on the 12th December is a time of anticipation for many, …
On Friday 22nd November 2019, we hosted our ‘Talk About What Makes A Smart City’ …
Trump opens an impeachment inquiry by pressuring Ukraine to investigate his political opponent. It turns …
The disregard towards racism within our political system strikes me as shocking. While racism is …
The UK is often referred to as an elective dictatorship, where the elected government is …
The moment I stepped out of Pudong airport in Shanghai. Something felt strange and I …
In the most turbulent period UK politics has seen for decades, you could be forgiven …
How we got to where we are: With the United Kingdom’s withdrawal from the European …
Fashion and Climate Change: what you need to know You’re going to publish a post …