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Sex-marriage verdict: Why drag us backwards now?

The Madras high court’s judgment on June 17, which decided an alimony dispute between an unmarried couple who have two children, took over the cerebral cortex of Twitter and other social......

SC appoints panel in raped nurse's euthanasia plea

Faced with the vexed question of permitting euthanasia or mercy killing of a rape victim virtually brain dead for the past 36 years, the Supreme Court on Monday sought the attorney general's......

Pollution alters brain function: Study

Breathing dirty air even for an hour could have long-term harmful effects on the brain, according to a new study.A team of researchers at Zuyd University in Holland has carried out a study and......

How a mother's brain responds to her infant

Ever wondered how mothers identify the smiles and cries of their offspring? Well, a new study has provided some insight into how the maternal brain accomplishes these amazing feats.In the study, Dr......

Why scratching relieves an itch

Ever wondered why scratching a stubborn itch brings relief and why it is hard to stop? Well, researchers have finally found the clue.The researchers in the United States have carried out a study......

Videocon launches 3G-Calling tablet at Rs 8,999

Videocon Mobile Phones, a Videocon Group company, as part of expanding its offerings in budget tablet segment, has launched 3G-calling tablet Videocon VT85C at Rs 8,999. Equipped with 7" display,......

Christopher Fry: Twitter's engineer who gets $10 mn salary

Among Twitter Inc's highest-paid executives, Christopher Fry's name stands out.The senior vice president of engineering raked in $10.3 million last year, just behind Twitter Chief Executive Dick......

Upgraded Aakash tablet to be launched next month: Sibal

A faster and enhanced version of low-cost tablet PC, Aakash, would be launched next month, Telecom Minister Kapil Sibal said on Tuesday."The second version of Aakash will be launched in May," Sibal......

Modified Aakash tablet to be launched in May

A faster and enhanced version of low-cost tablet PC, Aakash, would be launched on trial basis in May, Human Resources Development Minister Kapil Sibal said in New Delhi on Monday."The second......

Use of Enterprise iPad on the rise in India

During the launch of the iPad in January 2010, Steve Jobs pitched it as a consumer device-- a tool most consumers would use to read books, play games, watch videos and browse through family......

Lady McGrath owes her life to Waugh

Australian fast bowler Glenn McGrath's wife Jane partly owes her life to former Australian captain Steve Waugh, who helped her in curing a cancerous brain tumour her doctors feared was......
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First Language Learnt Determines Brain Anatomy Differences Between Deaf And Hearing

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