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Jan 10, 2017
AIDS virus almost half a billion years old: ScientistsRetroviruses, the family of viruses that includes HIV, are almost half a billion years old -- several hundred million years older than previously thought, claim scientists from Oxford University
Dec 01, 2016
Shah Rukh Khan invited to speak at Oxford: What life lessons will he offer this time?The principal of Oxford University tweeted to Shah Rukh Khan, inviting him to deliver a speech at the prestigious institution. Khan is yet to respond.
Sep 17, 2016
Delhi HC copyright verdict: 'Photocopying like making generic drugs', bookshop owner hails judgmentWhile the judgement is seen as victory by various bookshop owners in the university campuses in Delhi they are all bit apprehensive too as they know the publishers will challenge the judgment in the apex court.
Jun 15, 2016
Oxford University students burdened with too many essays complain of 'excessive workload'Students at the elite Oxford University have complained that they are being forced to submit too many essays in comparison with peers studying similar courses at different colleges in the varsity.
May 14, 2016
MN Srinivas: The Oxford sociologist who studied caste in Indian societyMN Srinivas was a world-renowned sociologist from Mysore who made “vote bank,” “dominant caste” and “Sankritisation” household phrases.
Sep 21, 2015
Call Me Dave: New book on UK PM David Cameron's Oxford University days causes a stirAn unofficial biography of Prime Minister David Cameron penned by former Conservative treasurer -turned-foe has caused a stir in the UK with revelations of alleged marijuana use and debauchery by him during his student days in Oxford University.
Jul 25, 2015
The Return of the Native? Shashi Tharoor's critique of Britain misses the markColonialism was morally and politically repugnant. But to hold a nation and a people that had nothing to do with it responsible for the odious practice is equally bad.
Jul 09, 2015
Oxford student sexually assaults schoolgirl at home, then kicks her out to watch a filmArray
May 29, 2015
For the first time in its 800-year history, Oxford University to have female vice-chancellorThe UK's oldest Oxford University has nominated its first-ever female vice-chancellor, nearly 800 years after the role was created.
Jan 15, 2015
Don't mention pork, sausages in textbooks: OUP's move to appease Muslims, Jews is absurdThe Oxford University Press has apparently told its writers not to mention pigs, pork or sausages in any of its work in case it offends Jews and Muslims.