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Head of British child sexual abuse inquiry quits

The head of a major public inquiry into decades of child sex abuse in Britain resigned without giving a reason.

This is your brain on ''risk-taking''

This is your brain on ''risk-taking''

A new study has shed light on what`s going on inside our heads as we decide whether or not a bird in the hand is worth two in the bush.Researchers at Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis located a region of the brain involved in decisions made under conditions of uncertainty, and identified some of the cells involved in the decision-making process.

Hepatitis C ups risk of head, neck cancers

 Individuals infected with Hepatitis C virus (HCV) may be prone to certain head and neck cancers, a new study has found, pressing the need for screening and treatment for the most common blood-borne virus infection.

Find out if you are ruled by head, heart or hands—Play quiz!

Find out if you are ruled by head, heart or hands—Play quiz!

This one quiz is rather interesting. Ever wondered whether your are ruled by your head, heart or hands? Well, today you can find out, by taking this fun quiz.

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Pain: It`s all in your head

New research might finally provide a new direction for research seeking to help patients suffering from neuropathic pain.

High-fructose diet hampers recovery from brain injury

 A diet high in processed foods which are often sweetened with high-fructose corn syrup may impair the brains' ability to heal after serious head injury, warn researchers.

Australian researchers identify key cancer gene

 Australian researchers have made the first real breakthrough in 50 years in understanding how cancers of the head and neck develop, shedding new light on one of the most deadly forms of the disease.

NATO head says Russia `nuclear sabre-rattling` is `dangerous`

NATO head Jens Stoltenberg warned Tuesday that Russian plans to deploy 40 new nuclear ballistic missiles announced by President Vladimir Putin were part of a dangerous pattern of behaviour by Moscow.

James McAvoy shaves head for 'X-Men: Apocalypse'

James McAvoy shaves head for 'X-Men: Apocalypse'

 Actor James McAvoy has shaved his head for "X-Men: Apocalypse".

James McAvoy shaves his head for 'X-Men: Apocalypse'

James McAvoy shaves his head for 'X-Men: Apocalypse'

Actor James McAvoy has gone bald for upcoming film "X-Men: Apocalypse".

Obama picks Jen Psaki to head White House Communications

US State Department spokesperson Jen Psaki will become President Barack Obama`s new communications director, the White House said.

Jharkhand: Man beheads wife, surrenders with severed head

An elderly man, fed up with his wife's alcohol abuse, beheaded her and then walked to the nearby CRPF camp with the severed head to surrender in West Singhbhum district, police said today.

Japan toymaker unveils tiny talking, singing humanoid

Japan toymaker unveils tiny talking, singing humanoid

Japanese toymaker Tomy today unveiled a multi-talented humanoid robot, named "Robi jr.," which can converse using some 1,000 phrases and belt out about 50 songs, as well as move its limbs and head.

Kylie Jenner shaves her head from back

Reality TV star Kylie Jenner has shaved her head for her birthday.

Kelly Osbourne gets new tattoo

Singer Kelly Osbourne recently got a new tattoo on the side of her head. Osbourne, 29, shaved both sides of her lilac-coloured locks and shocked her fans once again with her latest body art addition, reportedly.

Dinosaur sporting `wings` on head found

Triceratops are passe. Here comes a new horned dinosaur and its cranial ornamentation is even more flowery than the three-horned dinosaur the world had earlier come to know, reveals a new study.

UP Shia, Sunni Waqf Board heads to have MOS status

UP government on Thursday accorded minister of
state status to the chairmen of Shia and Sunni Waqf Boards.

Anil Kakodkar to head railway safety panel

Indian Railways Friday set up a high-level committee, headed by former Atomic Energy Commission chief Anil Kakodkar, to review "long-term safety needs" of the national transporter.

Christian teacher to head UK`s Hindu school

Britain`s second state-funded
Hindu school scheduled to launch in the east Midlands city of
Leicester from September will have a Christian head teacher,
Christopher Spall, promoters of the school have announced.