• "Brain pacemaker" could slow Alzheimer's-related cognitive decline

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    She can even continue to play hymns on the piano, an ability that she feared would be lost by now. But for the first time, doctors implanted thin electrodes in the frontal lobe of three patients with Alzheimer's. "Our findings suggest that frontal network modulation to improve executive and behavioral deficits should be further studied in patients with Alzheimer's disease", said neurosurgeon Dr.
  • House of Lords to look at Brexit devolution concerns

    House of Lords to look at Brexit devolution concerns

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    A report from a House of Lords committee has suggested the United Kingdom government could require regulators to boost competitiveness in the industry and help to ensure the capital remains a global base for financial dealing. "After seven months of this bill, I think that's tardy. Some might call it insulting". He said: "The joint ministerial committees haven't met". Mr Russell told the 's, that while the United Kingdom government had promised to make amendments to the bill, time was ...
  • How rampant is the flu in your county? Check here

    How rampant is the flu in your county? Check here

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    The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says a clinician does not need laboratory confirmation of influenza to begin antiviral therapy. Fresno and Kings counties have each had one flu-related death. If you're still not sure, the best thing you can do is head to the doctor and get a quick test to determine whether or not you have the flu. Avoid touching your eyes, nose, and mouth to prevent the spread of germs.
  • Japan Will Probe Crypto Exchange Security After Massive Theft

    Japan Will Probe Crypto Exchange Security After Massive Theft

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    Hackers more than half a billion dollars in cryptocurrencies from Japanese exchange Coincheck last week - and experts say investors can expect such attacks. Japan's government in April recognised Bitcoin as a legally accepted means of payment, and required exchange operators to register with the financial regulator.
  • It was the angst that kept me going: Ranveer Singh on 'Padmaavat'

    It was the angst that kept me going: Ranveer Singh on 'Padmaavat'

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    Amitabh sends the personal notes of appreciation to the actors when he gets mesmerized with their work. On Monday, Ranveer also received an "award" from his idol Amitabh Bachchan . In just four-and-a-half days, the film has shot past the Rs 100-crore mark in India. "I was apprehensive about taking up the role as it was a big risk".
  • Ranveer Singh elated with the response to 'Padmaavat'

    Ranveer Singh elated with the response to 'Padmaavat'

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    After finally seeing the light of the day in the midst of continued raging controversy, things are looking up for Sanjay Leela Bhansali's magnum opus, Padmaavat . They had no idea about Padmaavat and the story. Shahid also thanked Mira for her support during the filming of Padmaavat . After crossing the Rs 50-crore mark within just two days of its release (including paid previews), the period drama has raked in Rs 27 crore on Saturday, taking its total collection so far to Rs 83 crore.
  • Grammys spotlight shines on Janelle Monae, who delivers empowering speech

    Grammys spotlight shines on Janelle Monae, who delivers empowering speech

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    Luke" Gottwald, whom she accused of sexual assault and battery. Kesha was also introduced by Janelle Monáe , who gave a rousing and powerful speech about ending sexual misconduct and promoting gender equality in the music industry. He denied all allegations, but has since been let go from the label. "We are also daughters, wives, mothers, sisters and human beings". Both " Praying " and " Rainbow " were nominated for Grammy awards this year but lost to Ed Sheeran's " Shape of You ...
  • AAP MLAs disqualification case to be heard by division bench today

    AAP MLAs disqualification case to be heard by division bench today

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    Referring to the disqualification of MLAs, Sanjay Singh told reporters "there can not be two laws in the country". In Haryana, Punjab, Himachal Pradesh ... The Election Commission recently recommended disqualification of 20 AAP MLAs for allegedly holding an office of profit. The recommendation received the presidential assent on January 20.
  • Vaping Damages DNA and Increases Lung Cancer Risk In Mice

    Vaping Damages DNA and Increases Lung Cancer Risk In Mice

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    The researchers have now launched long-term experiments to look at the development of tumours in mice exposed to vapour from e-cigarettes, but Tang does not expect to have answers any time soon. Still, the report's authors acknowledged that little is known about the long-term health effects of e-cigarettes. Even so, a major U.S. concluded that vaping is likely to be "far less harmful" than conventional cigarettes .
  • Alessia Cara defends her Grammy win after backlash

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    You would think I have the speech thing down but I don't. "Women are as precious as they are stronger than any man I have ever met. For together we can build not just a better country but a world that is destined to be united". This isn't the first time the trio has performed the powerful record on a national stage. The day after Logic performed the song at the MTV Video Music Awards in August, the lifeline received 5,041 calls .
  • Trump rassicura Davos:

    Trump rassicura Davos: "America prima, non sola"

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    Francesco ha lanciato l'appello ai leader globali in una lettera al Forum economico mondiale di Davos , ringraziando l'organizzazione per l'invito ricevuto. "Non c'e' mai stato un momento migliore per fare affari in America ", ha duenque aggiunto, ricordando il recente piano di taglio alle tasse e lo snellimento della burocrazia.
  • Union Budget Session All-party Meetings on Sunday

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    The 68-day long budget session of Parliament begins on Monday with the ceremonial address of President Ram Nath Kovind at the joint sitting of both the Houses in the Central Hall. The first part will go on till February 9 and Parliament will reassemble from March 5 to continue up to April 6. The last full budget before the 2019 general election will be presented on February 1.