‘Fear of missing out’ is one of the drivers causing student addiction to their smartphones

A study revealing nearly four in 10 university students are addicted to their smartphone and have their sleep affected as a result has resonated with students in Leicester.

DMU to hold creative arts events to celebrate International Women’s Day

De Montfort University will be welcoming students and the public to creative arts events to help mark International Women’s Day on Monday(MAR8) and to highlight the struggles women have had and how they overcome them.

‘I saw people die from starvation on the boat around me. We had to throw them overboard’

Rohingya refugee Imran Mohammed fled ethnic cleansing in Myanmar only to find himself in grave danger at sea. He tells Salma Ouaguira Abir about his perilous journey from persecution to safety

Leicester woman raises almost £15,000 for hospice in memory of late mother

A fund-raising wizard from Countesthorpe, who turned to making face masks in lockdown, has raised an amazing £14, 000 for LOROS charity, Leicester, a hospice who helped care for her late mother.

Review: Deranged twists of ‘Behind Her Eyes’ create a hit series

Bintou Secka reviews Netflix’s Behind Her Eyes, a series which has become the talk of the town.