Cut-price booze night is axed after backlash

Originally written for The University Paper A CLUB in Birmingham ditched its bargain booze night after being condemned for promising to sell drinks for less than £1. Electric, in Hurst Street, faced criticism… Continue reading

Mexico’s Energy Reform: How is it going to affect local economy and communities?

Mexico City, Mexico – Mexican government opened its energy sector to private investors in in late August to improve the country’s economy. Pemex is Mexico’s state-owned energy provider and up to now the… Continue reading

Oil: the fossil fuel responsible for the dispute over Virunga National Park in Congo

Virunga National Park, Democratic Republic of Congo – Congolese people fight for their stability and food security after prospecting search for oil by a British company. SOCO International, in 2007, has signed a… Continue reading

Crisis in Ukraine: Where are they now?

Almost one year after the Ukrainian revolution, which took place in February and the ongoing waive of demonstrations across the post-Soviet country, civilians are being killed, according a United Nations report. Innocent people… Continue reading

5 New(ish) Foreign Films You Should Watch

They’re worth putting up with subtitles for… Girlhood (France) Céline Sciamma’s Girlhood explores the presence of ‘attempting to fit in’ amongst her youthful contemporaries. Marieme, the main character, meets a group of three… Continue reading

Humanitarian-aid organisations assess the situation in Philippines after Typhoon Hagupit

Aid groups have found the Filipino population well prepared for the worst in the wake of Typhoon Hagupit. Medecins Sans Frontieres (MSF) teams have reached the municipality Dolores in the province of Eastern… Continue reading

Sam Claflin

His role in the box office hit and critically acclaimed The Hunger Games franchise put him on the acting map. With his recently released thriller The Riot Club and upcoming romantic comedy Love,… Continue reading

Trailer : Nighcrawler

The extraordinary screenplay – as described by Jake Gyllenhaal – gave him the confidence to begin the Nightcrawler journey. It tells a story of a crime journalist living in Los Angeles, filming crimes… Continue reading

TV: Mapleton’s Chief of Police

Justin Theroux returns to the small screen to attempt explaining the disappearance of 140 million people. He is a fan of alternative indie rock and stars in a well received by critics television… Continue reading