Cambridge University Press backs down over China censorship

August 22, 2017

After Criticism, Publisher Reverses Decision to Bow to China's Censors The retraction was announced by Cambridge University, which owns the publisher and the journal, China Quarterly, at the heart of the dispute. It said the academic leadership of the university had reviewed the publisher's decision and agreed to

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Cambridge University Press faces boycott over China censorship

August 21, 2017

'Shameful' — Uproar after world's oldest publisher bows to China censors Cambridge University Press must reject China's “disturbing” censorship demands or face a potential boycott of its publications, academics have warned, as a Communist party newspaper attacked critics of Beijing's information war as “arrogant and absurd”.

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Remnants of Hurricane Gert to send temperatures soaring

August 20, 2017

UK weather: Britain to enjoy mini-heatwave as temperatures set to beat August high You can keep up to date with all the latest news in and around Cambridge by downloading our free app. It is available for the iPhone and iPad from Apple's App Store, or the Android version can be downloaded from Google Play. Like us on Facebook; Follow 

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Cambridge University Press blocks readers in China from articles

August 18, 2017

UK publisher pulls scholarly articles from China website at Beijing's request Cambridge University Press has blocked readers in China from accessing hundreds of academic articles – including some published decades ago – after a request by Chinese authorities, arguing that it did so to avoid its other publications from being barred.

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Cambridge PhD student killed in Burkina Faso attack

August 15, 2017

Former Toronto teacher and Montreal-based volunteer killed in Burkina Faso attack A pregnant Cambridge University PhD student and her husband have been killed in a terror attack in Burkina Faso, West Africa. Gonville and Caius student Tammy Chen Fenaiche and her husband Mehsen Fenaiche were two of at least 18 people killed when 

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Your pictures of the Perseid meteor shower over Cambridge

August 13, 2017

Perseid meteor shower lights up the night sky in stunning photographs and time lapse video Some Cambridge star-gazers were lucky enough to spot some of the meteors last night, and their pictures are fantastic. Ernie Delgado and his wife Portia stayed up until 2am to get a snap of the meteors. Ernie and his wife Portia saw the meteors streak

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Your guide to the Perseid meteor shower 2017

August 13, 2017

Perseid meteor shower coming to BC skies Saturday night — if weather cooperates Latest News · Cambridge News · Local News · Crime · Health · Education · Politics · Traffic & Travel · History · Property · UK & World News · News Opinion. Expand; In Your Area · Sport · Latest Sport · Cambridge United FC · Cambridge City FC · Football 

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Cambridge United 1-2 Carlisle United

August 13, 2017

Cambridge United are beaten by Carlisle United Carlisle earned their first points of the new League Two season with victory at Cambridge United. The visitors got off to a perfect start, taking the lead inside eight minutes when Reggie Lambe swept Hallam Hope's pull-back into the far corner. Richie

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