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India sees Germany as partner in progress, acquiring skills: PM

India considers Germany its preferred partner in developing skills of young Indians, Prime Minister Narendra Modi says, adding his visit and India’s participation at the Hannover Messe was aimed at “realising the immense possibilities that exist between us”. In an Op-Ed piece in Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung, Modi said on Monday: “My visit to Germany and India’s participation at the Hannover ...

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Music Training in Childhood Helps Brain Remain Alert in Old Age: Study

Musical training in the younger years can enhance speech comprehension skills in later life and prevent the decay of the brain in relation to different cognitive functions that can diminish with age, said new research. “Musical activities are an engaging form of cognitive brain training and we are now seeing robust evidence of brain plasticity from musical training not just in ...

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Action Packed Video Games Boost Sensorimotor Skills, Study Finds

The research, led by researchers at the University of Toronto, suggests that action-packed video games like Halo and Call of Duty, help people learn a novel sensorimotor skill more quickly when compared to the non-gamers. Sensorimotor skills involve the process of receiving sensory messages and generating a response. Learning a new sensorimotor skills like riding a bike or typing, demands a new ...

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