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Mom’s voice activates newborn’s language learning

December 20th, 2010 - 2:44 pm ICT by IANS
Toronto, Dec 20 (IANS) A mother's voice activates parts of her baby's brain responsible for language learning. Researchers at the University of Montreal made the discovery after performing electrical recordings on the ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

Mother’s voice really is special to babies

December 16th, 2010 - 5:19 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 16 (ANI): Researchers from the University of Montreal and the Sainte-Justine University Hospital Research Centre have found that a mother's voice plays a special role in activating newborn's brain.The research ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

British government criticised for lowering GCSE exam standards

November 1st, 2008 - 6:28 pm ICT by IANS
London, Nov 1 (IANS) Britain's Conservative party has hit out at the Labour government, claiming the standard of questions for the General Certificate of Secondary Education (GCSE) examination was being lowered merely ... Read more...

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16 civilians killed in Afghan airstrike

July 5th, 2008 - 11:11 pm ICT by IANS
DPA Kandahar/Kabul, July 5 (DPA) At least 16 civilians, including women and children, were killed in an airstrike by NATO-led forces in Afghanistan's eastern Nuristan province, officials said Saturday. Tamim Nuristani, the governor ... Read more...

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