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"No way back" for Sainsbury's-Asda merger

WHO: Prof Ratula Chakraborty

“The parties may protest loudly but it would be absolute madness for the authorities to allow a merger that along with Tesco would create a duopoly stranglehold which would inevitably lessen competition and be bad for consumers."

A year later and Pokémon is still Go-ing strong

WHO: Dr Tom Phillips

"The mobile aspect of the game had great appeal in allowing urban exploration and a sense of seeing the familiar through a tourist gaze.”

Abe looks to secure Japan’s status in meetings with Trump

WHO: Dr Ra Mason

"PM Abe will be looking for reassurances from Donald Trump that the two leaders are still on the same page with regards to North Korea."

Abe, Putin talks may unite Japan, Russia and USA

WHO: Dr Ra Mason

“The latest round of talks between Russian President Vladimir Putin and Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe could potentially mark a very important first meaningful step towards some form of resolution to the Kuril Islands (Northern Territories) dispute."

After Paris: Rethinking the usual responses

WHO: Prof Lee Marsden, head of UEA’s School of Politics, Philosophy, Language and Communication Studies

"The usual responses to terrorist attacks in the West are not working and will not work."