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Is your elder sibling smarter? Blame parents

Is your elder sibling smarter (Thinkstock Photos / Getty Images) Elder siblings have higher IQs and better thinking skills as they receive more mental stimulation from parents in their early years, according to a new research. First-borns score higher than their siblings in IQtests as early as age one, researchers from University of Edinburgh have found. They said that first-born ... Read More »

Achy back? Don’t blame weather gods

Achy back? Don’t blame weather gods (Tom Merton/Getty Images) Think twice before blaming the weather gods for achy joints as researchers now claim that the weather plays no part in the symptoms associated with either back pain or osteoarthritis. A new research from The George Institute for Global Health has debunked beliefs that episodes of both back pain and arthritis ... Read More »

Osmania University students protest by burning CM’s effigies: Blame government for lack of jobs

Effigies of chief minister K Chandrasekhar Rao were burnt by Osmania University (OU), Hyderabad students, in regards with the protest arising due to the government not fulfilling its promise of providing jobs. Before coming into power, the TRS had promised students and claimed it would give them jobs in the government sector. Representative Image RELATED STORIES IITs want to introduce ... Read More »

Confused.com says car insurance premiums are soaring, as insurers try to deflect blame

Every year they meet in a darkened room before an iron brazier, wearing black cowls, carrying flaming torches: they are the car insurance illuminati and they are out to get you! This dastardly organisation, that sets the price of your premiums, includes Government ministers, repair shop owners, carmakers, cold callers and, of course, the worst of the lot, ambulance chasing ... Read More »

Blame this for that spike in weekly jobless claims

on the floor, the leap in weekly unemployment claims to a 14-month high of 294,000 seems alarming,especially after April’s surprise slowdown in hiring. but a few economists are not concerned but, due to the fact they are able to provide an explanation foraway a pointy 20,000 increase with one occasion — spring ruin for big apple metropolis faculties. “The story ... Read More »

Who’s to blame for the market turmoil?

The world’s stock markets are in the red for the year amid a global equity rout. But what’s behind it? Despite well-known experts warning about the prospect of a U.S. or even global recession, there is little clear sign to that effect, raising questions as to why stocks are falling so fast. CNBC takes a look at the leading suspects ... Read More »

Who’s to blame for the market turmoil?

The world’s stock markets are in the red for the year amid a global equity rout. But what’s behind it? Despite well-known experts warning about the prospect of a U.S. or even global recession, there is little clear sign to that effect, raising questions as to why stocks are falling so fast. CNBC takes a look at the leading suspects ... Read More »