Omega-3 fatty acid boosts brainpower

June 29th, 2012 - 1:10 pm ICT by IANS
Toronto, June 29 (IANS) An Omega-3 fatty acid called DHA in fish boosts our memory and brainpower, says a study.Principal investigator Yves Sauve and his team from the University of ... Read more...

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Millions hit by violence against healthcare personnel

August 12th, 2011 - 2:15 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 12 (IANS) Assaults on healthcare personnel, facilities and vehicles in conflicts leave millions in the world without care just when they need it most.This is the key finding ... Read more...

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Book author defends sources over Michelle Obama ‘hell’ comment

September 18th, 2010 - 1:18 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sep 18 (ANI): The co-author of Carla Bruni-Sarkozy's new book has safeguarded his sources over a passage that tells America's First Lady Michelle Obama called White House life as "hell".Obama's spokeswoman ... Read more...

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Panama’s ex-dictator Manuel Noriega ‘to claim diplomatic immunity’

April 27th, 2010 - 11:48 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr 27(ANI): Panama's former dictator Manuel Noriega is expected to claim diplomatic immunity when he appears in a French court on money laundering charges after being extradited from the United States.Noriega, ... Read more...

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Voting On Burqa Ban Fails To Take Place As Belgium Coalition Government Collapses

April 23rd, 2010 - 7:34 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Brussels, Apr 23, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Belgium was all set to become the first European nation to impose a ban on wearing the Islamic burqa on Thursday but the breakdown of ... Read more...

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Sarkozy in yet another nepotism row

November 9th, 2009 - 4:59 pm ICT by ANI
London, November 9 (ANI): French President Nicolas Sarkozy has been placed at the centre of fresh nepotism reports claiming he got an official cultural adviser to lobby a body that declined to ... Read more...

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Soon, one-leg balance test to predict cognitive decline in Alzheimer’’s

March 11th, 2009 - 1:22 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar 11 (ANI): A simple "one-leg balance" (OLB) test may soon help predict cognitive decline in Alzheimer''s disease, say researchers.In the new study, the researchers analyzed the 686 outpatients suffering ... Read more...

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World’s longest bridge to link Qatar and Bahrain

May 7th, 2008 - 9:26 pm ICT by admin
DPA Paris, May 7 (DPA) French construction company Vinci has been chosen to build what will be the world's longest bridge, a span of 40 km that will link Bahrain and Qatar, ... Read more...

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