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BBC iPlayer: is it worth splashing out on a licence?

The recent introduction of a TV licence requirement to watch BBC iPlayer is described as a measure to prevent those catching up on TV programmes from having a “free ride”. Although the measure makes sense in the wider context of the BBC’s funding structure, the rise of other subscription-based services independent of the UK TV […]

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Nonchalance, nepotism – the internship game abroad

For many students in the United Kingdom, internships have become crucial additions to their CVs in order to achieve high-flying careers. For professions such as law, banking and finance and accountancy, thousands of students apply each year to prestigious companies. The process is equally stressful for those at university who have not yet figured out […]