The cooling towers at the disused coal-fired Didcot power station in Oxfordshire, England are demolished. Demolition work began on the remains of the coal-fired power station where four workers were killed when it collapsed several years ago.


The University of Oxford is to appoint its first female vice-chancellor since its records began nearly 800 years ago, after Prof Louise Richardson was nominated for the university’s most senior office.

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Actor Naseeruddin Shah with his wife Ratna Pathak Shah addressing a packed audience at Shulman Auditorium, Queen's College during a reading from Vikram Seth's Beastly Tales at Oxford.

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Holi celebrations mark the beginning of Trinity Term at Oxford University. Organised by the Oxford India Society at Merton Sports Ground, more than 200 Oxford students, professors and residents joined in the revelry.

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Former U.S. President Bill Clinton, left, and his wife former Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton, second left, with their daughter Chelsea and her husband Marc Mezvinsky, after they attended Chelsea's Oxford University graduation ceremony at the Sheldonian Theatre in Oxford, England.


Prime Minister Manmohan Singh with Professor Andrew Hamilton, Vice Chancellor of Oxford University, at Oxford University Press centenary celebrations in New Delhi.

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