Chinese online shopping platform Taobao has removed controversial vendors offering personalised video and photo ads featuring African children, following an outcry about exploitation.
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Three US universities have blocked planned appearances on their campuses by the white supremacist Richard Spencer as disgust over far-right violence in Charlottesville prompts institutions to take a stronger stance.
University touts new deal to train for IT outsourcing firm’s U.S. hiring push, but faculty balk at lack of control over curriculum.
Hangzhou Court of the Internet, set up to handle the soaring number of online disputes, has gone online in Hangzhou, Zhejiang province
Malala Yousafzai says she is "so excited" after being accepted to study at the world famous University of Oxford.
US President Donald Trump has denounced the removal of "beautiful" Confederate statues amid a heated national debate about US race relations.
Ambition defines the University of South Florida, where enrollment has surged so fast that the number of professors has not kept pace.
At some colleges, a debate is revived. In some states, laws will make change difficult.
UK universities have emerged as world leaders on fossil fuel divestment as the total value of funds being withdrawn by higher education institutions globally tips £80 billion.
In East Oakland, a few blocks from the home of the champion Golden State Warriors basketball team, a series of geometric buildings and well-tended green spaces cut a striking contrast to the overgrown vacant lots ...