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Trump cancels UK trip over 'bad deal' embassy

Trump cancels UK trip over ‘bad deal’ embassy

US President Donald Trump has cancelled his trip to Britain due to disappointment over a “bad” US embassy. He tweeted late on Thursday that he was not a big fan of the Obama administration that sold “perhaps the best located and finest embassy in London for ‘peanuts'”, only to build a new one in an

Shikhar Dhawan slams airline for unprofessional behaviour

India’s opening batsman Shikhar Dhawan was left upset upon arrival in Cape Town, South Africa after his wife Aesha and kids weren’t able to join him due to what he called as “unprofessional” behaviour from the Emirates Airline. Meanwhile the rest of the Indian team and support staff reached the African nation for the 56

Thought of The Day ( 4 August, 2017 )

Thought of The Day ( 4 August, 2017 )

Thought of The Day ( 4 August, 2017 )“Do not let the behavior of others destroy your inner

Spiritual retreats may uplift mood, behaviour

New York:Apart from enhancing well-being, people who spend their time on spiritual, meditative and religious retreats are likely to have changes in the brains systems associated with mood and social behaviour, sleep, memory, says a study. The findings showed that the changes in the dopamine — responsible for mediating cognition, emotion and movement — and

Brain regulates social behaviour differently in males and females

New York: The brain regulates social behaviour differently in males and females and certain drugs for psychiatric disorders may have opposite effects on the two sexes, says a study. The researchers discovered that the neurotransmitter serotonin (5-HT) and the hormone arginine-vasopressin (AVP) act in opposite ways in males and females to influence aggression and dominance.

American swimmers’ behaviour in Rio ‘unacceptable’: US Olympic Committee

Rio de Janeiro: The United States Olympic Committee (USOC) has apologised for the actions of American swimmers who had claimed a false robbery in Rio during the ongoing Games. US swimmer Ryan Lochte has previously claimed that he and three other Olympic swimmers- Jack Conger, Gunnar Bentz and Jimmy Feigen- were robbed at gunpoint on

US Olympic Committee apologises for swimmers’ behaviour

Washington: The US Olympic Committee (USOC) has publicly acknowledged that four of its swimmers made a false police report and created a story of being held at gunpoint and later apologised to the organisation of the Olympic Games and Brazil for the swimmers’ behaviour. “The behaviour of these athletes is not acceptable, nor does it

Parental substance use may affect children’s behaviour

New York: Children whose parents misuse alcohol or use, produce or distribute drugs face an increased risk of medical and behavioural problems, says a study. “Parents’ or caregivers’ substance use may affect their ability to consistently prioritise their children’s basic physical and emotional needs and provide a safe, nurturing environment,” said study co-author Vincent Smith,

Immune system can affect social behaviour

New York: A malfunctioning immune system may be responsible for social deficits in neurological diseases such as autism-spectrum disorders and schizophrenia, suggests new research. “Our findings contribute to a deeper understanding of social dysfunction in neurological disorders, such as autism and schizophrenia, and may open new avenues for therapeutic approaches,” said Vladimir Litvak, Assistant Professor

CTU drivers, conductors to undergo behaviour therapy

Chandigarh: Chandigarh Transport Undertaking (CTU) drivers and conductors who are generally accused of rash driving and misconduct with passengers will undergo a combination of therapy to improve upon habits and behaviour. With a view to teach the CTU drivers about disciplined driving and CTU conductors to be polite with public, UT Administration has roped in