Clearance of protein linked to Alzheimer’s controlled by circadian cycle: Study

Washington [US], February 11 (ANI): The brain’s ability to clear a protein closely linked to Alzheimer’s disease is tied to our circadian cycle, according to a recent study led by the researchers of Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute. Th ...

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Friday, 11 February 2022
Thatcher tribute act falls flat in Moscow

A visit to Moscow turned into a widely mocked disaster for Britain’s gaffe-prone Foreign Secretary Instead of well-informed diplomatic give-and-take, Western foreign policy towards Russia too often takes the form of ignorant grandstand ...

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Friday, 11 February 2022
US moves to thaw $7bn in frozen Afghan funds

President Joe Biden issues an executive order consolidating the funds as part of a plan to split it between aid and 9/11 victims The US government has begun freeing up some $7 billion in frozen Afghan funds held in American banks on Fr ...

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Friday, 11 February 2022
Russia’s Ambassador says Germany’s lethal weapons supplies to Ukraine unacceptable

Berlin [Germany], February 11 (ANI/Sputnik): Germany’s lethal weapons supplies to Kiev are unacceptable and would not contribute to the constructive development of bilateral relations between Russia and Germany, Russian Ambassador to Ber ...

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Friday, 11 February 2022
Macron wants to bend Ukraine over Klimkin

The ex-diplomat’s remarks come amid rising tensions on the Russian-Ukrainian border French President Emmanuel Macron wants to force Ukraine to make concessions to Russia on a major peace deal designed to bring an end to fighting in the ...

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Friday, 11 February 2022
At Least a Million in Nigeria Cut off From Aid Due to Insecurity

Abuja, Nigeria — The United Nations in Nigeria said more than $1 billion is needed to help millions of people in the country’s troubled northeast. The U.N. said a million of those people are living in areas that are cut off due to insecu ...

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Friday, 11 February 2022
Half of World’s population vaccinated against COVID-19: European Commissioner for Health

Brussels [Belgium], February 10 (ANI/Sputnik): Half of the world’s population is currently fully vaccinated against COVID-19, but further actions to support the progress made in the global vaccination campaign are still needed, European ...

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Thursday, 10 February 2022
China using vaccine diplomacy to gain foothold in political, economic spheres of Nepal: Report

Kathmandu [Nepal], February 10 (ANI): Nepal is falling into the Chinese debt trap through vaccine diplomacy amid COVID-19 as Beijing is exploiting Kathmandu’s helplessness to have control over its natural resources and even on its foreig ...

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Thursday, 10 February 2022
Sensex climbs 459 points as RBI keeps key policy rates unchanged to support growth

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], February 10 (ANI): The Indian equities markets benchmark Sensex rose 459 points on Thursday as the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) decided to keep repo and reverse repo rates unchanged in order to support econom ...

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Thursday, 10 February 2022
NHSRCL partners with LT for design, construction of 8 km viaduct for Mumbai-Ahmedabad HSR Corridor

New Delhi [India], February 10 (ANI): National High-Speed Rail Corporation Limited (NHSRCL) on Wednesday signed an agreement with infrastructure major LarsenToubro (LT) for the design and construction of about 8 Km of viaduct including a ...

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Thursday, 10 February 2022
US CDC Proposes Revised Guidelines for Prescribing Opioids

The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) Thursday issued a draft of revised guidelines for prescribing opioid painkillers, urging doctors to be flexible and individualize their use of the drugs to the needs of the patien ...

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Thursday, 10 February 2022
Imran Khan rejects ‘suspicion’ of Western countries about China’s CPEC

Islamabad [Pakistan], February 11 (ANI): Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan has rejected the "suspicions" and criticism of the Western countries about China’s multi-billion dollars project CPEC and the Gwadar port, adding that ...

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Thursday, 10 February 2022