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Extremist speakers to be banned from UK universities

The Home Secretary Theresa May today announced measures to prevent students from being recruited by terrorists. 
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New powers to be introduced will make the Home Secretary able to order universities  to ban extremist speakers from campus.

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Time to tackle domestic violence

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With the problem of domestic violence on the rise, Candi Hindocha looks at how to avoid falling in to an abusive relationship.

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Claim university is “severely lacking” in tackling crime challenged

The university has taken flak for allegedly not doing enough to combat alcohol-related crime in the area. Photo: Shane Croucher

Claims from a local councillor that the University of Lincoln should do more to tackle alcohol and violent crime are being criticised as ‘unfair and ill-informed’.

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Cheap alcohol’s unhappy hour

A Government report calls for legislation to set a fixed price on alcohol in a bid to encourage sensible drinking.

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ID cards arrive for overseas students

Eleven nations in the European Union now have some form of ID card, even if they are not compulsory. Apart from the UK, the only members without any form of identity card scheme are Ireland, Denmark, Latvia and Lithuania.

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