Melissa Benoist, Sam Heughan to star in 'Oxford'
Melissa Benoist, Sam Heughan to star in 'Oxford'

"Outlander" star Sam Heughan and "Supergirl" actress Melissa Benoist will come together for Screen Gems romantic-drama "Oxford."

Oxford gets its first female vice-chancellor since it was created in 1230
Oxford gets its first female vice-chancellor since it was created in 1230

The University of Oxford is all set to get its first ever female vice-chancellor  for the first time since its records began nearly 800 years ago, after terrorism expert Professor Louise Richardson was nominated to the chief executive role.

Oxford varsity worker on UK police radar after triple murder

UK police have launched a major manhunt for a 21-year-old Oxford University worker who is suspected of killing his mother, six-year-old sister and stepfather.

Bilawal Bhutto Zardari receives Master's degree from Oxford

Bilawal Bhutto Zardari, chairperson of the Pakistan Peoples Party, has obtained a Master's degree from the prestigious Oxford University.

Oxford becomes first British city to ban non-recyclable food containers

Oxford may be known the world over for its famous university -- but it is not far behind in terms of action to safeguard the environment.

Harvard top world university, no Indian varsity in list

Harvard University of the US has remained number one in a global ranking of 100 most prestigious education institutions, followed by Britain`s University of Cambridge and Oxford. None the Indian universities featured in the list.


Kanye West lectures Oxford students: if I can remove my ego, there's hope for everyone
Kanye West lectures Oxford students: if I can remove my ego, there's hope for everyone

 Kanye West has delivered a guest lecture to 350 students at Oxford University, speaking candidly about his music, his ego and his reputation.

Ravinder Singh launches new book 'Your Dreams Are Mine Now' in New Delhi

Renowned authorRavinder Singh has launched his highly anticipated fourth book 'Your Dreams Are Mine Now' at the Oxford Bookstore on Friday in New Delhi.

All about George Clooney's fiancee - Amal Alamuddin!
All about George Clooney's fiancee - Amal Alamuddin!

George Clooney, one of the most handsome and sought after men in Hollywood, is taking the marital vows soon. After a spatter of relationships, the man is getting married to the beautiful Amal Alamuddin.

Brad Pitt buys 2 million pounds Spitfire plane

Brad Pitt has reportedly bought a 2 million pounds Spitfire plane and will take flying lessons at Boultbee Flying Academy in Oxford.

Vatican, Oxford put ancient manuscripts online

The Vatican Library and Oxford University`s Bodleian Library have put the first of 1.5 million pages of ancient manuscripts online.

Oxford aims to weed out `rich and thick` students this year

Even as its alumni includes the wealthy and famous from around the world, the Oxford University this year is looking to weed out "thick and rich" applicants and ensure that admissions are made on merit.

Researchers achieve 10Gbit/s Li-Fi data transmission record

In a breakthrough, UK scientists have achieved record data transmission speeds of 10 gigabits per second - more than 250 times faster than `superfast` broadband - using LED light bulbs.

Child taken away from Indian parents in UK, given to care

An Indian couple from Oxford are fighting to regain custody of their five-year-old son after he was taken away by social services.

Mariah Carey to give masterclass at Oxford

Mariah Carey has been invited to give a masterclass at Oxford University, according to reports.

Asian gang made 11-yr-old girl sex slave in UK

A 19-year-old girl has told a court in London how she was sexually exploited by a group of Asian men when she was 11 years old.

UK universities take 4 of six top global rankings

UK universities have taken four of the six top slots in a global university "league table" for 2011-12.

Oxford city to honour Myanmar`s Suu Kyi

Aung San Suu Kyi will be honoured with the Freedom of the City award during her visit on Wednesday to Oxford.

Suu Kyi to receive Oxford doctorate next month

Aung Saan Suu Kyi will arrive in the UK to receive an honorary doctorate in Civil Law at a special ceremony on June 20.

Oxford academic suffered a breakdown last year

Oxford professor Steven Rawlings, now dead, had last year suffered a breakdown and was "found wandering around the village in his dressing gown".