Wednesday , 20 March 2019

World News

Food addiction

TORONTO: A new study has found that food addiction is an identifiable condition with clinical symptoms, characterised by a psycho-behavioural profile as in conventional drug-abuse disorders.

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Building perspective-taking skills in kids

SYDNEY: Children whose mothers have a compassionate outlook are more likely to act in a similar way. New research from the Telethon Institute and the University of Western Australia shows that parents have an important role to play in teaching their children to understand another person’s feelings and point of view.

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Russia mourns boat tragedy

MOSCOW: With flags flying half mast, black ribbons on the government buildings and church prayers across the country, Russia Tuesday mourned the death of as many as 130 people who were killed when an overloaded vintage boat sank on the Volga river in the republic of Tatarstan.

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