Durham University and Northumbria University have cancelled all classroom-based learning amid the coronavirus outbreak.Read the full story ›
The university has launched the Durham Inspired - North East Scholarship programme following a record £7.5 million alumni donation.Read the full story ›
Staff at Durham, Newcastle and York Universities start eight days of strike action in a dispute over pensions and working conditions.Read the full story ›
Durham academic Matthew Hedges, who was last week jailed for life in the United Arab Emirates on a spying charge, has been pardoned, an official in the UAE said.
It is being reported that the presidential pardon is part of the country's national day.
More information to follow.
Jeremy Hunt is leading efforts to apply diplomatic pressure on the UAE to release PhD student Matthew Hedges.Read the full story ›
The Government is facing calls to take immediate action against the UAE after a Durham student accused of spying was jailed for life.Read the full story ›
An internet troll has been jailed after targeting memorial Facebook pages, including that of Durham University student Olivia Burt.Read the full story ›
Durham PhD student Matthew Hedges, who was being held in the United Arab Emirates accused of spying, has been released on bail.Read the full story ›
Matthew Hedges, a PhD student at Durham University, was held at Dubai airport after flying in to interview sources about the security.Read the full story ›
A week after the death of a Durham University student, a website has been activated for witnesses to upload mobile phone footage.Read the full story ›