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27/07/14

It’s surprising how much a car’s screech can sound like an air-raid siren. As I sit in my West Jerusalem apartment, every boy racer hooning down Betzalel Street sounds like the harbinger of a potential missile strike.

27/07/14

The Pasifika Students’ Council has elected a new president following revelations of misuse of Samoan Students’ Association funding.

27/07/14

I wait until I hear the sound of her snoring. I get out bed and give both Mr Bearington and Barney (not the real one, my one) a kiss. They’re under my blankets pretending to be me.

27/07/14

The second violin dropped his instrument
when the last song finished on a long note

27/07/14

It seemed like the end of the world but it wasn’t. Something that worked previously had stopped working. He could feel it just below the stomach. Not throbbing.

20/07/14

I want to end up playing in the England Premier League; that is the ultimate goal, but at the moment I am loving every minute in France.

20/07/14

On 12 June, the opening night of the 2014 FIFA World Cup, 32 of the best international teams were stationed in Brazil with dreams of taking home the world’s most sought-after sports trophy.

20/07/14

The Tertiary Education Union (TEU) has called on politicians to address rising lecturer–student ratios.

20/07/14

Feature writer Philip McSweeney doesn’t have a smartphone, so we got him to investigate the world of mobile-phone gaming apps.