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Muslim couple claim victimisation at being refused leave by Morrisons during Ramadan

A married couple, Donna and Yassin Tunkara, claim they were victimised at work due to their religious beliefs. They claim that bosses at the Morrisons warehouse in Stockton-on-Tees refused to grant them holidays during the Muslim holy month of Ramadan. A tribunal at Teesside Magistrates’ Court heard evidence from Mrs Tunkara, who says her holiday…

Majority of black graduates fail to find work 6 months after leaving university

Black students find it harder to gain employment and are likely to earn less than their white counterparts after graduating from university, new figures reveal. According to unpublished material from the Higher Education Statistics Authority, just four out of ten black students are in full-time employment six months after leaving university, the Independent reports. The…