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Former female professional football players to be included in study on links between headers and dementia
Sports

Former female professional football players to be included in study on links between headers and dementia

Researchers at the University of East Anglia (UEA) will carry out long-term cognitive tests on former men and women football players to shed more light on the findings of a report by the University of Glasgow and Hampden Sports Clinic

Twitter activity can help predict likely winner during football matches finds research
News & Analysis

Twitter activity can help predict likely winner during football matches finds research

The tone of Twitter posts can predict when a team is more likely to win and soccer bets are mispriced, a study published in the journal Economic Inquiry, found.

Kazuo Ishiguro wins Nobel Prize for Literature: Novelist wanted to become rock star before drifting into writing
World

Kazuo Ishiguro wins Nobel Prize for Literature: Novelist wanted to become rock star before drifting into writing

Ishiguro is perhaps best known for The Remains of the Day, which secured him the Booker Prize for Fiction in 1989

Parkinson's disease slows down thinking process more than speech
Life

Parkinson's disease slows down thinking process more than speech

Impairment in mental skills could affect the conversational ability of people with Parkinson's more than the physical speech problems, finds a new research.

Not quite 'Satyamev Jayate': India among least honest countries, says study
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Not quite 'Satyamev Jayate': India among least honest countries, says study

When it comes to honesty, people rate India among the least honest countries along with China, Japan and South Korea, says a significant study, suggesting that people's honesty varies significantly between countries.

British police investigating climate experts' email hacking
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British police investigating climate experts' email hacking

British police will examine a batch of email exchanges between climate scientists which appeared on the Internet on Tuesday as part of an inquiry into the hacking of the private documents...