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Wednesday, June 26, 2019

Production or taxation: the future of North Sea oil and gas

Jamie Lewis examines the future of North Sea oil and the claims of the Scottish Government regarding future revenues and courses of action for future oil production

Merkel in Greece

The Greek police estimate that some 50, 000 people defied a ban on demonstrations to protest against Angela Merkel’s first visit since the 2009...

“President Kennedy shot dead, Lyndon B Johnson is sworn in,” the...

Kennedy was assassinated 50 years ago this month, but controversy, intrigue and mystery still remain

Trade liberalization in China: the Shanghai free trade zone

For the first time since 1980, the People’s Republic of China is taking steps towards economic liberalization through the creation of a free trade...

Brexit and the Bubble

Politics, despite popular misconceptions, affects our lives in several ways. A Brexit would have serious repercussions in St Andrews, since both the financial structure...

A look back at the US Supreme Court’s landmark decisions this...

June 2013 has been a busy month for the Supreme Court of the United States (SCOTUS). Between 13 and 26 June, SCOTUS released rulings...

Cameron’s latest speech divides Europe

The European Union (EU) has become a topic of lively debate following Prime Minister, David Cameron’s speech (23/01/2013) about holding a referendum in the...

Meet the Honourable Matthew Barzun

On 9 April, the University of St Andrews hosted the Honourable Matthew Barzun, United States Ambassador to the United Kingdom. His lecture was titled...

A new Cuban age on the horizon?

On February 25, Raul Castro, Cuba’s president, announced that he will step down at the end of his five year presidential term in 2018,...

10 Questions with Dr Robin Bunce

Features editor Emma Freer sits down with Cambridge professor, political historian and invited lecturer for Black History Month, Dr Robin Bunce. Dr Bunce will be...