Insaf Abbas

Insaf Abbas


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BNOC of the year: The winner

It’s time

BNOC of the year: The final

There can be only one

BNOC of the year: Group three

You can only dream

BNOC of the year: Group two

Who will join last week’s winner in the final?

BNOC of the Year: Group one

You wish you could be them

Law fresher dies after ambulance spotted outside Nelson Court

Christopher Harris passed away earlier today

UKIP MP Douglas Carswell: ‘I frequently went to the LCR’

‘What I got up to in the LCR is just a distant, hazy memory that I will deny’

Greg James tweets support for Taylor Swift LCR appearance

He’s feeling 22

Tributes paid to first year killed in car crash

‘Rak is absolutely the coolest, funniest and smoothest guy I have ever had the privilege to meet’

Students blast ‘laughable’ exam timetables

Finals have been scheduled the day after dissertation deadlines

BREAKING: Police hunt camouflaged man armed with gun

Armed police and helicopters were deployed

Man arrested after body discovered on Glebe Road

Police say he’s helping with the investigation

Man charged with murder of elderly woman

She was targeted in a burglary

Driver admits killing third year Rebecca McManus

She was due to graduate just a month after the crash

Post-mortem reveals murdered pensioner was sexually assaulted

The suspect remains in custody

Star struck: Union votes to boycott Starbucks and the Daily Star

How will we survive

Union to debate banning the Daily Star

They’ll make a decision later tonight

I scavenged food off my housemates for a week

I think they noticed

Cyclist injured in accident dies

Police are now appealing for witnesses

LCR refurb to include gender-neutral toilets


Norwich to host Radio 1’s Big Weekend

But Taylor Swift doesn’t know where we are

Is this the best club booking ever: Wealdstone Raider ready to party

The rumours are true

Union cancels UKIP speech following petition

It took less than 24 hours

Outrage as UEA organises UKIP event

Protests are expected

Man run over outside Village

It’s unknown if he’s at UEA

Candlelit vigil held for murdered transgender students

A one minute silence was held

Union cuts cost of sanitary products

Having a vagina is now cheaper

Two men charged over death of UEA student

Rebecca McManus was killed on May 31

More of you are cheating when drunk

The LCR is a haven for naughty mistakes…

Girl gets locked in library study room


Former UEA lecturer facing child porn charges

He will appear at Ipswich Crown Court

Library flooded by burst radiator

First fire alarms, now this

Have you watched these freshers and their kitchen orchestra?

Because you should

Scammer targets UEA clubbers with fake Halloween tickets

He doesn’t even go here

Union scraps new Waterfront sports night after just two weeks

Drinking rules and awful transport drive athletes into town

City College student attempts to kill lecturer after becoming obsessed

She will be treated at a mental hospital

Meet the third-year with his own clothing line

And he’s pretty fit

Meet UEA’s sporting elite

Attention, this is your captain speaking

UEA IS Wonderful: University reaches its highest-ever ranking

We’re doing alright – according to ST university rankings anyway

Union expands access to Freshers Week following public outcry

The Union has today announced that is is allowing returning students entry to Freshers Week events.

Pimp My Barrow raises over £10,000 for charity

UEA students have raised over £10,000 by taking part in this year’s Pimp My Barrow.

Wonderland closes following assault

Wonderland has closed following an assault that took place during its screening of England’s World Cup game on Saturday 14th June.

Norwich among happiest places to live in the UK

Norwich has been voted one of the happiest places to live in Britain.

Nor-fuck: UEA flops in sex survey

UEA proves it isn’t wonderful at everything following sex survey results

UEA drops in student satisfaction survey

UEA drops to third place in student satisfaction survey

Marking boycott cancelled

The marking boycott has been cancelled after 87% of UCU staff voted in favour of the 2% pay rise.

Union Elections: Meet Your Candidates!

SICK OF POSTERS AND MANIFESTOS? We’ve taken the best bits off them for you.

Oh No- Are They Closing Kartel?

Everyone’s favourite late night club Kartel is facing closure after having its opening hours cut.

Man Breaks Jaw in LCR Attack

A man has suffered a broken jaw after being attacked at Saturday night’s A-List.

Horror on Unthank as taxi bursts into flames

Students were left running for their lives after their ABC taxi went up in flames.

Mojo’s Mayhem: Policeman Left Unconscious With Broken Leg Following Attack

A policeman has been hospitalised with serious injuries after responding to a call at Mojo’s.

Spotted: David Cameron in Norwich

Last week David Cameron visited the Forum in Norwich, sparking a protest which led at least one arrest.

Watch Here: Livewire’s Crimbo Videos!

Jingle Bell Rock vs Stay Another Day- which one wins in the battle of the sexes?

Village Student In Burglary Drama

Police have urged students to “tighten security” after a burglary took place at UEA.

Union Reacts to Criticism

The Union has announced it will be making changes to the way it is run in an effort to give students a voice.

Blue: A Review

Monday 14th October saw noughties boyband Blue perform at the LCR as part of their highly anticipated comeback tour.

Burger Van Backlash!

Students turn to Twitter to mourn the van… and the stupidity of their fellow students.

Fire Alarm Goes Off At Miles Kane Gig

Miles Kane fans were left confused after the fire alarm went off during his gig at the LCR last night.

Tau Is No More…

Norwich club ‘Tau’ has been forced to change its name to ‘Mantra’.

Man Attacked Outside LCR

Police are calling for witnesses after a man was attacked outside the LCR.

Leavers’ Party: An Utter Flop?

No hot tub and a lack of sweets makes for some very grumpy students…

Gimli Graduates!

Lord of the Rings actor and other alumni celebrated in 50th anniversary graduation extravaganza.

Students Grilled Over Britten House Blaze

No-one injured except the contents of the fridge, but will students have to pay?

Students grilled over Britten House blaze

No-one injured except the contents of the fridge, but will students have to pay?

UEA Comes 20th in Uni Rankings