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Drug to restore hearing loss being developed
New York, Oct 23 (IANS) Boosting the production of a key protein, called NT3, could help restore hearing loss caused by noise exposure and normal ageing, a research found.

Thursday, October 23, 2014 12:22:07 PM

Mayor, wife behind attack on Mexican students
Mexico City, Oct 23 (IANS/EFE) The mayor of the southern Mexican city of Iguala and his wife were behind the Sep 26 attacks on teachers that left six people dead and 43 students missing, the Attorney General's office said.

Thursday, October 23, 2014 12:10:06 PM

How risky behaviour emerges among teens
New York, Oct 23 (IANS) Children who show poor decision-making skills at age 10 or 11 are more likely to indulge in high-risk health behaviour during their teenage years, says a study.

Thursday, October 23, 2014 11:58:03 AM

Binge drinking puts young males at hypertension risk
New York, Oct 23 (IANS) Binge drinking in early adulthood is associated with an increased likelihood of high blood pressure in males, a research found.

Thursday, October 23, 2014 11:50:04 AM

Brazilian president leads among women, older voters
Brasilia, Oct 23 (IANS) Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff, who is to compete in a presidential runoff Sunday, leads among women and older people.

Thursday, October 23, 2014 9:56:15 AM

Brazil footballer banned for pushing referee
Rio de Janeiro, Oct 23 (IANS) Corinthians striker Paolo Guerrero has been banned for three Brazilian Serie A football matches after being found guilty of physical aggression towards a referee.

Thursday, October 23, 2014 9:48:04 AM

Chinese company signs Rio 2016 uniform deal
Rio de Janeiro, Oct 23 (IANS) Chinese sports apparel maker 361 will be the official uniform supplier for the Rio 2016 Olympics, the organizers have said.

Thursday, October 23, 2014 9:16:11 AM

US air defence forces on alert after attack on Canadian parliament
Washington, Oct 23 (IANS) Air defence forces were put on high alert and cities across the US increased security after Wednesday's deadly shooting attacks on the Canadian parliament in the capital city of Ottawa.

Thursday, October 23, 2014 8:58:04 AM

Gabriel fires Flamengo to victory over Internacional
Rio de Janeiro, Oct 23 (IANS) Flamengo eased their relegation fears after a Gabriel double gave them a 2-0 victory over Internacional in Brazil's Serie A championship.

Thursday, October 23, 2014 8:40:05 AM

To me, he's like another species: Sofia Vergara on Manganiello
Los Angeles, Oct 23 (IANS) Actress Sofia Vergara thinks her beau and actor Joe Manganiello is from "another species".

Thursday, October 23, 2014 8:00:05 AM

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