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Music education ‘risks being outdated by technology’

Music teaching could be left behind in an outdated acoustic age if it does not keep up with technology, an in-depth report says. Too much music education does not reflect the reality of how young people engage with music, according to the inquiry from the Music Commission. It says there is a risk this “disconnect” means current teaching methods may ... Read More »

As cyber risks grow, insurance firms tap business opportunity

A total of 13,083, 16,468 and 13,653 instances of frauds involving credit cards, debit cards and internet banking during the year 2014-15, 2015-16 and 2016- 17, respectively, were discovered, according to the Reserve Bank of India. Photo: iStockphoto New Delhi: Natwar Sharma, 43, woke up to nine text messages from his bank in December. The messages informed the Delhi-based executive that ... Read More »

The Fed is partying like it is 1998—and elevating risks: Citi strategist

The Federal Reserve’s dovish stance on interest costs is increasing the dangers of economic fallout from acharge hike in the future, Steven Wieting, Citi non-public financial institution‘s leader global investmentstrategist, stated Wednesday. Fed policymakers indicated in March they would increase costs fewer times than they formerly deliberate,citing financial conditions in overseas markets among other things. The Federal Open market Committee ... Read More »

Yoga: downward dog increases eye pressure, risks for glaucoma patients

yoga is an ancient Indian practice that seeks to harmonize the body with the mind and breath through breathing techniques and physical postures. Though it has become a popular form of exercise in the Western world, a new study provides a point of caution, as its findings suggest certain poses increase eye pressure and present risks for individuals with glaucoma. ... Read More »