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UK to deport academic to Democratic Republic of Congo – which she has never visited

Researcher being sent to country notorious for sexual violence, and second Oxford academic refused visa for young sonFuraha Asani, a young academic at Leicester University, was shocked when her visa application was rejected in August. But real fear set…

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Top universities in US and UK took millions from Sackler family

Owners of Purdue Pharma face lawsuits over opioid epidemicInstitutions in Canada and Israel also received donationsPrestigious universities around the world have accepted at least $60m over the past five years from the family that owns the maker of Oxy…

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Oxford professor’s children refused visas to join her in UK

US family split as Home Office makes it increasingly difficult for overseas academics to work in UK universitiesAmber Murrey, an American academic, was “ecstatic” about being appointed associate professor in geography at Oxford University last year. Bu…