Brexit Confirmed

Brexit Confirmed

On Friday morning, we awoke to the news that the United Kingdom had voted to leave the European Union. This decision to leave earned 51.9% of the vote compared to 48.1% who voted to remain. It seemed that after this announcement, we were constantly being given pieces...
Bremain, Brexit, Undecided – Make Your Voice Heard

Bremain, Brexit, Undecided – Make Your Voice Heard

Thursday 23 June 2016 – a date we must all put in our calendar as this will be the day we vote to either remain or exit the European Union (EU). It is important that we use our vote – whether you are in or out, make your voice heard! For more information about EU...
UK Local Elections 2016

UK Local Elections 2016

A South Asian, Sadiq Khan, was elected as Mayor of London for the first time, highlighting how multicultural the capital is. With less than 45% of the city’s population being White British, the colour of one’s skin is becoming much less important for...

UK Elections 2016 Survey Report

The National Hindu Students’ Forum (UK) undertook a member opinion survey to better understand and gauge voting intentions of the Hindu student community in the UK, in view of current elections. The aim was to understand the most important issues affecting...
Maintenance Grants Cut

Maintenance Grants Cut

  UK Chancellor George Osborne has announced that the current maintenance grant is to be scrapped and replaced by a loans system, affecting students starting University in September 2016. When the government tripled tuition fees in 2012, they attempted...