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India Grapples With First Bill to Stop Workplace Sex Harassment

India's government is grappling to come up with the first ever legislation aimed at stopping sexual harassment and provide minimum protection to women joining the workforce of its booming economy. A draft law set to go before parliament when it resumes next month aims to put an end to ever...

Kashmir Grapples with Growing AIDS

Jammu and Kashmir has a new problem to contend with now - a sharp rise in HIV/AIDS cases. While officials claim there are 745 such cases in the insurgency-hit state, unofficial estimates peg the number at 25,000.// In 1999, there were only two cases reported, writes Grassroots Features. The n...

North Carolina Should Increase Cigarette Tax by 50 Cents to Save Lives and Raise Revenue

...te's current tax of 35 cents is the fourth lowest in the country and the national average is $1.31 a pack. While the North Carolina Legislature grapples with a $4 billion budget deficit and potentially devastating cuts to state services, including many vital public health programs, other states are tur...

Market for Niche Blockbusters Promises an Attractive Future for Large Pharmaceutical Companies, Indicates Frost & Sullivan

... challenge for small biotechnology companies, resulting in their tilt towards merging with larger companies." The European orphan diseases market grapples with numerous challenges. Of these, the most serious are the lack of awareness, poor diagnosis and limited accessibility of orphan drugs. "There ...

25 Pesticides Banned in India, Others Face Partial Curbs

...d for use in the country but their manufacture is allowed for export, it has been revealed under the Right to Information (RTI) Act. As India grapples with this complex issue at the intersection of agricultural productivity and environmental safety, the government has also acknowledged that there are...

For Smokers Only: is Quitting = Cutting Down?? a 'grave' Issue

... New research is here, that grapples with a familiar giant. Smokers around the world find it hard to kick an old habit. At times they try to buy time by assuming that, cutting// down on t...

Court Orders NHS To Reconsider Funding Lung Cancer Drug

...asize that the claimant may well find it impossible to challenge a refusal of further funding, even on a trial basis, if the decision is explained and grapples with the relevant issues," he ruled. Ms Gordon is suffering from lung cancer and her doctors have given the court assurances that the drug would...
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'Brains R Us': Neuroscience and education town hall

...x million more in private schools, 18 million in college, plus all of their teachers. Education is a big business, but a struggling one. As the nation grapples with issues facing its troubled educational system, can neuroscience provide insights and solutions" On March 3, the Temporal Dynamics of Learning...
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In western Wisconsin, the innovation economy is growing

...rage. By most measures, it is the fastest-growing county in Wisconsin - a fact that is both a matter of pride and of consternation as the community grapples with the inevitable growing pains. Skinning their knees To be sure, the economic dynamism of the Twin Cities is the major factor. But the regi...
Grapples in Biological Dictionary

Inheritance

...How can foreign property owners minimize inheritance taxation? ... The taxable inheritance is arrived at after deducting all ... Monika Hertwig grapples with her father Amon Goeth's appalling legacy as a Nazi responsible for killing thousands of Jews. In a moving act of reconciliation, Monika... Tal...
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(Date:7/14/2014)... Institute (BTI) has entered into an agreement with ... to identify novel drug candidates for the detection ... BTI,s capabilities in novel antibody discovery and Roche,s ... opening up the possibility of improved treatment for ... , The collaboration makes use of BTI,s discovery ...
(Date:7/14/2014)... July 14, 2014 Secure Decisions, a ... is partnering with the Software Assurance Marketplace (SWAMP) to ... the software that drives everyday life. , The SWAMP, ... housed in the Morgridge Institute for Research, is funded ... advance software security practices by building a free facility ...
(Date:7/14/2014)... SUNDAY, July 13, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Along with ... people with Alzheimer,s disease and other types of dementia, ... their quality of life, the researchers said. "These ... variety of benefits for people with dementia and their ... Lerner, of Case Western Reserve University and University Hospitals ...
(Date:7/14/2014)... physically active in middle age appears to help reduce ... dementia, suggest the findings from two new studies. ... various levels, especially in midlife, is beneficial for cognitive ... in an Alzheimer,s Association news release. "These are ... research is needed to determine the extent and nature ...
(Date:7/14/2014)... Amy Norton HealthDay Reporter ... who enjoy mentally stimulating games may have bigger brains and ... The study looked at the connection between playing games such ... adults in their 50s and 60s. Researchers found that ... performed better on tests of memory and other mental functions. ...
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(Date:7/14/2014)... to the discovery and description of Rhipidocyrtus muiri ... turned out to represent a new genus and species. The ... from Borneo is discussed in a recent paper published in ... The holotype male, and only known specimen of Rhipidocyrtus ... subsequent to this it was transferred among several researchers in ...
(Date:7/14/2014)... consequence of aging? , Although it is widely thought ... risk of developing several common cancers decreases with age. ... decrease with age in the risk of developing certain ... puzzle was presented in a recent paper published in ... P. Brody of the Department of Biomedical Engineering at ...
(Date:7/13/2014)... A new study in women suggests that experiencing one ... single high-fat meal can slow the body,s metabolism, potentially ... about the previous day,s stressors before giving them a ... fat. The scientists then measured their metabolic rate ... and fat and took measures of blood sugar, ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):Serendipity at the Smithsonian: The 107-year journey of the beetle Rhipidocyrtus muiri 2Serendipity at the Smithsonian: The 107-year journey of the beetle Rhipidocyrtus muiri 3Weighty issue: Stress and high-fat meals combine to slow metabolism in women 2Weighty issue: Stress and high-fat meals combine to slow metabolism in women 3Weighty issue: Stress and high-fat meals combine to slow metabolism in women 4
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