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Why Iran's Supreme Leader may yet swallow a bitter nuclear deal

Why Iran's Supreme Leader may yet swallow a bitter nuclear deal
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Written by Professor Scott Lucas. Iran is being pushed to the edge by sanctions over its nuclear programme. Will its dying Supreme Leader cave to the pressure?
Date:
06/03/2015

Postgraduate Teaching Associate Scholarships

Postgraduate Teaching Associate Scholarships
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Birmingham Law School invites applications for full time Postgraduate Teaching Associate (PTA) scholarships leading to the degree of PhD in Law, commencing in September 2015.
Date:
04/03/2015

The Upside of Delusional Beliefs

The Upside of Delusional Beliefs
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Lisa Bortolotti contributes to the webzine "Scientia Salon: From the Ivory Tower to the Main Street and Vice Versa"
Date:
04/03/2015

Birmingham International Piano Festival

Birmingham International Piano Festival
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Over three days, some of the world's finest pianists will showcase the piano, not only as a solo instrument but also for its role in chamber music and jazz.
Date:
04/03/2015

Iraq government cuts threaten its brightest students abroad

Iraq government cuts threaten its brightest students abroad
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Written by Professor Scott Lucas. Iraqis pursuing postgraduate study abroad face a difficult future, after the country's higher education minister signed two measures cutting their stipends by up to 50% and limiting support to three years.
Date:
04/03/2015

China at the centre of "Eurasian" history

China at the centre of "Eurasian" history
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Video of the latest Global China: New Approaches Seminar given by Pamela Crossley (Dartmouth, USA).
Date:
03/03/2015

Sporting bodies must up their game in the fight against doping

Sporting bodies must up their game in the fight against doping
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From Ben Johnson to Lance Armstrong, with countless others in-between, there has been no shortage of high-profile doping scandals to shake the sporting world in recent decades.
Date:
03/03/2015

UBRacing Update - March 2015

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UBRacing have been incredibly busy so far this year with new design developments underway and the chasis in progress. Daisy Partlow and Iestyn Stead tell us more.
Date:
03/03/2015

In death, Boris Nemtsov embodies the hope of a better Russia

In death, Boris Nemtsov embodies the hope of a better Russia
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Written by Dr Adrian Campbell. For Russia to make peace with its troubled post-Communist history, it needs a 1990s hero to remember. Boris Nemtsov could be just that.
Date:
02/03/2015

Transmedia book launch

Transmedia book launch
Description
A roundtable in London to mark the launch of Transmedia: History, Memory and Storytelling across Media.
Date:
26/02/2015
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