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Can video games promote healthier aging?


April 24th, 2012 - 4:17 pm ICT by IANS
Berlin, April 24 (IANS) Videogame technology has significant benefits for older adults by providing cognitive stimulation and being a source of social interaction, exercise, and fun, say two new studies.The ... Read more...

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25,000-year-old pendant found in Spain


August 11th, 2011 - 11:55 am ICT by IANS
San Sebastian (Spain), Aug 11 (IANS/EFE) A pendant some 25,000-years old has been found in northern Spain's Basque region by archaeologists.The piece, an oblong gray smooth stone some 10 centimeters ... Read more...

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Basque separatist group ETA declares ceasefire


January 10th, 2011 - 10:09 pm ICT by BNO News
SAN SEBASTIAN, SPAIN (BNO NEWS) -- The Basque separatist group ETA on Monday announced a permanent ceasefire to the armed conflict as part of its commitment to reach a definitive solution, the ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

Spanish police arrest ETA bomber


February 14th, 2010 - 7:39 am ICT by IANS
San Sebastian (Spain), Feb 14 (IANS/EFE) Spanish police have arrested a member of the ETA terrorist group in connection with a television station bombing in 2008. Ibai Beobide Arza was detained at a ... Read more...

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Spanish firms eye Dubai to push trade with India


October 13th, 2008 - 7:26 pm ICT by IANS
Dubai, Oct 13 (IANS) Spanish companies are looking at the possibility of using Dubai as a hub for pushing trade with India, China and the Gulf.The development comes following a visit of ... Read more...

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Obama defeat would be a shame: Woddy Allen


September 19th, 2008 - 6:19 pm ICT by IANS
San Sebastian (Spain), Sep 19 (DPA) US film director Woody Allen expressed strong backing for Democratic presidential candidate Barack Obama Friday, saying it would be "humiliation and a shame" if Obama ... Read more...

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Hundreds flee wildfires in Spain


April 27th, 2008 - 8:39 am ICT by admin
DPA San Sebastian (Spain), April 27 (DPA) Hundreds of people fled wildfires Saturday on the Spanish island of La Gomera, with some residents taking refuge on the beaches, provincial authorities said. Separate blazes ... Read more...

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Spain suspends poll campaign after politician is killed


March 8th, 2008 - 1:07 am ICT by admin
(Lead) DPA San Sebastian (Spain), March 7 (DPA) Suspected activists of the Basque separatist group ETA Friday shot dead a local politician two days before Spain's general elections, prompting a suspension of the electoral ... Read more...

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Politician shot ahead of Spanish poll


March 7th, 2008 - 10:39 pm ICT by admin
DPA San Sebastian (Spain), March 7 (DPA) A former Socialist councillor was shot dead Friday in the Basque town of Arrasate two days before Spain's general elections, officials said. Isaias Carrasco, 42, was ... Read more...

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