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Beverly Devakishen

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India’s Supreme Court decriminalises gay sex

"History owes the LGBT community an apology for their sufferings," said Judge Indhu Maholta, after India overturned a ruling that criminalised gay sex.   Section...
plane travel gnokii, Wikimedia Commons

Dealing with racism while travelling

My Chinese Singaporean friend and I recently travelled to the south of France, which is an absolutely stunning region. It’s sunny, peaceful and has...

Cinderella: “the most breathtaking ballet I have ever seen”

I thought that Matthew Bourne’s production of Red Shoes would be the best thing I would ever watch, but his Cinderella production completely stole...
Cinderella by Hugo Glendinning

Cinderella: “the most breathtaking thing I have ever watched”

I thought that Matthew Bourne’s production of Red Shoes would be the best thing I would ever watch, but his Cinderella production completely stole...
chinese new year by IQRemix on flickr

Beverly Devakishen on Chinese New Year

The lunar new year has finally come, and for many of us, that means a fresh flow of amazing food, reunions with friends and...
UEA accommodation, flickr, [asterisk]sax

Feeling the pressure?

On the surface, UEA can seem rather intimidating. With the LCR, the bar and flat parties being part of uni culture, one might expect...