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Unimpressed by online classes, US students of Brown, Cornell, Columbia, other varsities want money back

Some class-action lawsuits seeking partial fee refunds from 26 universities say they are sitting on endowments surpassing USD 1 billion.

04 May 2020 3:45 PM

Study finds link between childhood obesity, school performance

Excess early-life adiposity was associated with lower IQ, perceptual reasoning and working memory scores at school-age.

24 May 2018 5:58 PM

Brisk walking may cut heart failure risk in women

Women walking at an average or fast pace showed a 26 and 38 per cent lower risk of heart failure.

04 Mar 2018 3:14 PM

Don't let skiing, snowboarding injuries take you downhill

According to researchers, snowboarders were three times more likely than skiers to sustain injury.

14 Jan 2018 5:36 PM

US was once an inspiring uplifting drama, now a tragic dumb comedy: Robert De Niro

De Niro received an honorary doctorate of fine arts from Brown University.

30 May 2017 10:46 AM


Robert De Niro to receive honorary degree from Brown University

The Oscar-winning actor is being celebrated ‘for the intensity he brings to each performance’.

22 Apr 2017 10:35 AM