Healthy Kids Day Witnesses Full Fun and Fervor

Healthy Kids Day Witnesses Full Fun and Fervor

The Gleason Family YMCA hosted Healthy Kids Day from 1 to 4 p. m. Saturday, April 17, at the Gleason Family YMCA, 33 Charge Pond Road, Wareham, as a part of a nationwide step to encourage kids to get moving.

New Animal Health Legislation to be Launched in 2011

John Dalli

EU Commissioner for Health and Consumer Policy John Dalli has promised to launch new animal health legislation in 2011 which is revealed to move from a position of financing losses from disease outbreaks to one of financing prevention.

CF Reveals Commonwealth Literacy Rate

Commonwealth Foundation

A campaign unveiled to combat the problem of literacy rates has revealed that nearly 700 million, out of approximately 2.1 billion Commonwealth citizens, cannot read or write.

Friends Provident Submits Claims Figures

Friends Provident Submits Claims Figures

Friends Provident reportedly paid 92.6% accounting to 578 out of 624 claims in 2009, posting a fall 2.1% for non-disclosure and 5.3% because the claim definition was not fulfilled.

The percentage of claims posted a fall mainly because the non-disclosure squeezed by nearly half from 4% to 2.1%. Just 5.3% of claims were declined due to the definition not being met.

Good Holiday Much Better Than Material Possessions

Good Holiday Much Better Than Material Possessions

It has been reported through many studies and surveys that having a good and exciting holiday actually makes us happier than owning any material possessions. It was also concluded that the happiness also lasted longer in case of the former when compared to the latter.

Whitcoulls Signs an Agreement with 2degree

Whitcoulls Signs an Agreement with 2degree

It has been seen that the Whitcoulls and Bennetts store in New Zealand operated by 2degree Mobile and REDgroup retail, have signed a partnership agreement for the sale of 2degrees SIM cards and top up vouchers from 75 stores nationwide.

Rarest of the Rare Released

Rarest of the Rare Released

It has been seen that in the edition of State of the Wild, the Wildlife Conservation Society has released a list of Rarest of the Rare. According to the release, ten animals have been pulled out from the International Union for Conservation of Nature's list of Critically Endangered animals. The reduction in the wild over the last 10 years is approximately 80%.

100 Fellowships Awarded to Young Researchers

100 Fellowships Awarded to Young Researchers

To maintain Australia's position in the global research field, the program would be rewarding 100 fellowships to high flying young researchers. It is being managed by the Australian Research Council.

The Super Science Fellowship is trying to keep hold of the best and the brightest researchers from Australia and overseas.

Government Funds Brain Activity Research

Government Funds Brain Activity Research

It has been reported that a financial boost was provided for two research projects by the Provincial Government. As a result of this boost financially, the researchers have the chance now to study the many activities of the brain through two huge projects.

Yahoo CTO Resigns

Yahoo CTO Resigns

On Thursday, Yahoo's Chief Technology Officer Aristotle Balogh resigned from his job because of personal reasons. He joined the company in February 2008.

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