Tune in to a career in music

Tune in to a career in music

Everyone loves some form of music. For most of us that means listening, lip-sync and strumming the occasional air guitar. But if you want to give music a more central place in your life, this is the right time in history to give it a shot! Music is a $15-billion global industry (Global Music Report, International Federation of Phonographic Industries (IFPI), April 2017) including digital and download sales, paid streaming subscriptions, performance rights, music concerts, stage performances and synchronisation in advertising and television. We all contribute to this industry as…

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Tories signal they may back down on cuts to school funding

Tories signal they may back down on cuts to school funding

cuts to school funding MPs from both main parties seek clarity about education funding after pledge not to cut budgets was left out of Queen’s speech Protesters in Bristol last month campaigning against cuts to education. Photograph: Lynchpics/Alamy Live News View more sharing options Shares 176 Jessica Elgot Political reporter Wednesday 21 June 2017 20.13 BSTLast modified on Thursday 22 June 2017 00.50 BST Theresa May has indicated she is prepared to go back to the drawing board over school funding changes that Tory MPs said had been toxic on the doorstep,…

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AIIMS MBBS exam 2017: Download your admit cards

AIIMS MBBS exam 2017: Download your admit cards

Candidates who have applied for the All India Institute of Medical Science’s (AIIMS) MBBS entrance examination can access their admit cards at aiimsexams.org or mbbs.aiimsexams.org. The exams are scheduled for Sunday, May 28, 2017. Candidates can download their cards from the official website of AIIMS. No emails will be sent out to them. Registrations for the exam had closed on February 23, 2017. Candidates can get admitted to MBBS courses in the seven AIIMS in the country, namely New Delhi, Jodhpur, Bhubaneswar, Rishikesh , Patna, Bhopal, and Raipur on the…

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Rudy: Centre to open driving training institute, IISC, MSTC in Jharkhand

Rudy: Centre to open driving training institute, IISC, MSTC in Jharkhand

A driving training institute, a unit of India International Skill Centre (IISC) and multi-skill training centre (MSTC) will be opened in Jharkhand to create an army of skilled manpower, said union minister Rajiv Pratap Rudy on the second day of Global Investors’ Meet (GIS) in Ranchi. Rudy said Jharkhand received an investment proposal of over Rs 3 lakh crore from 209 domestic and foreign companies during the GIS, which will generate five lakh direct and indirect jobs in days to come. Jharkhand will require huge skilled manpower to meet the…

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Ronda Rousey’s career looks over after brutal first-round KO

Ronda Rousey’s career looks over after brutal first-round KO

LAS VEGAS — Ronda Rousey’s comeback to the Octagon lasted just 48 seconds. That’s all it took for the defending UFC women’s bantamweight champion Amanda Nunes to rock the former champion with a series of unanswered strikes that prompted referee Herb Dean to stop the fight with Rousey out on her feet. It was a good stoppage. Rousey was upright but badly hurt after being mauled by a series of hard blows from the hard-hitting Brazilian, stunning a sold-out crowd at T-Mobile Arena. It was never a contest. “I know…

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MSRTC ignores CM’s Mor Bhavan directives

MSRTC ignores CM’s Mor Bhavan directives

Maharashtra State Road Transport Corporation (MSRTC) has continued to neglect the directives of chief minister Devendra Fadnavis and also chief secretary Swadhin Kshatriya on Mor Bhavan bus stand issue. MSRTC has not executed its agreement with the Nagpur Municipal Corporation (NMC) despite orders given a year ago. All city buses were supposed to run from Mor Bhavan bus stand situated in Sitabuldi instead of Amravati Road and North Ambazari Road. Also, city buses were supposed to be parked within Mor Bhavan bus stand instead of being parked on the two…

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