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Heinous nude-sharing group exposed by recruitee

An Aberdeen based Snapchat group sharing nude pictures of girls has been uncovered by a North-East College student, who posted a screenshot on Twitter after he was invited to join the heinous group.

China ends the 25-year ban on rhino horn and tiger bone usage

On Monday, China legalised the use of rhinoceros horns and tiger bones for medical, scientific and educational purposes. According to local beliefs, "drugs" based on rhino horns or tiger bones act on potency, fever, insomnia and more.

Harvey Weinstein: One Year On

It has been little over a year since the first allegations against Harvey Weinstein broke in the New York Times. What has the past year had in store for the movie mogul and has anything changed?

Student's Guide to Halloween

Every year different venues across the city centre host Halloween themed nights. Here is a list of what is going on during this spooky season.

Best moisturisers for under £15

With the colder weather setting in its important to look after our skin. Here is Radar's list of best moisturisers for under £15 that will help keep your skin healthy and looking fresh.


Castles to Train Stations: the Dangers Of Exploring Abandoned Areas

Wed 20 Feb 2019

It’s easy to assume that uninhabited zones are free for entry and relatively safe – after all that collapsing building was once lived in and should be OK, if you watch your step, but that is not the only thing to consider.

Mary and Elizabeth between 16th and 21th century: a Mary Queen of Scots review

Wed 20 Feb 2019

Overall: 4 stars Dir: Josie Rourke; Starring: Saoirse Ronan, Margot Robbie, Jack Lowden, Joe Alwyn, and David Tennant. Cert: 15, 124 mins

PlayStation 4 Review

Wed 20 Feb 2019

The PlayStation 4 is the eighth-generation home video game console which was developed and released by Sony Interactive Entertainment.

Sony Not To Attend E3 2019

Wed 20 Feb 2019

Sony have recently announced that they will not be present at E3 2019 for the first time in 24 years.

Cyberpunk 2077: What We Know

Tue 19 Feb 2019

Cyberpunk 2077 was first introduced to us way back in 2012 which promised gamers something even better and bigger than CD Projekt Red’s previous game release of The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt – which was a sure favourite in the gaming industry.

Detective Pikachu Debut Trailer Drops

Tue 19 Feb 2019

After 17 years a new take on a Pokémon movie has amassed over 47 million views on YouTube on its debut trailer within its first week, showing the franchise can still appeal to the masses.

Disney’s Mouse-opoly

Tue 19 Feb 2019

We all have our favourite Disney-animated classic. However, the company’s recent purchase of the Marvel Universe and Star Wars franchise raises the question whether a Disney-dominated cinema industry is a future we are heading towards?

Government Shutdown: What’s Trump done this time?

Fri 08 Feb 2019

The Trump administration reached a deal with the Democratic House of Representatives to end the recent government shutdown, the longest in American history. Exactly how did this start? What led up to this? What is going on?

This week in the news| 07/02/2019

Fri 08 Feb 2019

This week in the news: a man has been arrested after the disappearance of a student, 10 people have died in a blaze in Paris and scientists have spotted life on Tonga for the first time.

Heinous nude-sharing group exposed by recruitee

Thu 07 Feb 2019

An Aberdeen based Snapchat group sharing nude pictures of girls has been uncovered by a North-East College student, who posted a screenshot on Twitter after he was invited to join the heinous group.

My body my temple

Wed 06 Feb 2019

Today is the International Day of Zero Tolerance for Female Genital Mutilation. It was first introduced by the UN in 2003 as an effort to eliminate female genital mutilation.

'What is Love?' by Clean Bandit | Album Review

Thu 20 Dec 2018

Last month, British pop-trio Clean Bandit released their second studio album 'What Is Love?'. The sixteen track deluxe version of the LP features a range of star-studded collaborations from the likes of Demi Lovato to Ellie Goulding to Charli XCX.

Blizzcon: What was announced?

Mon 03 Dec 2018

Blizzcon has always been a big favourite with gamers globally as Blizzard has created some of the greatest games such as 'World of Warcraft'. Here was everything that was announced at Blizzcon to keep everyone updated.

This Week in the News| 02/12/18

Sun 02 Dec 2018

Tesco are installing electric car chargers in their Extra and Superstore carparks, the Spanish capital are implementing an anti-pollution ban on very polluting vehicles, and, Instagram have introduced a new feature called 'Close Friends'.

Most crime ravaged area in Aberdeen revealed

Fri 30 Nov 2018

Statistics from the last 5 years show the city centre has by far the most crimes reported under every category compared to other areas of Aberdeen such as Hanover, Woodside and Bucksburn.

Call of Cthulhu review

Fri 30 Nov 2018

Plunge into the deep horrors of the cosmic world created by HP Lovecraft as madness and Old Gods lurk at every corner, the 'Call Of Cthulhu' game is inspired by the classic pen and paper RPH by Chaosium.

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