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Anthropologists at the University of West Florida have found the first evidence of poor people who appear to have immigrated to the capital city of the Roman Empire 2,000 years ago.
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Researchers from Chuo University, Japan Women's University and Tohoku University tested 5-7 months old infants to see if brain activity is different for colours in different categories.
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LONDON, Feb 11 (Reuters) - A slide in emerging markets hit first-half underlying profit at emerging markets-focused fund manager Ashmore, dragging its shares down by 5 percent on Thursday.
LONDON, Feb 11 (Reuters) - The yield on 10-year U.S. Treasury bonds fell to its lowest in almost three years on Thursday and the comparable UK yield fell to an all-time low, as worries over global gro
MUMBAI, Feb 11 (Reuters) - State Bank of India (SBI) , the nation's top lender by assets, said quarterly net profit fell nearly two-thirds, below estimates, as it soaked up more bad loans and provisio
DUBAI, Feb 11 (Reuters) - Egypt's stock market fell in early trade on Thursday, erasing the previous day's gain as global bourses sagged, while Saudi Arabia's index was headed for a third straight day
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UPDATE 1-Emerging market rout dents Ashmore profit, shares drop

LONDON, Feb 11 (Reuters) - A slide in emerging markets hit first-half underlying profit at emerging markets-focused fund manager Ashmore, dragging its shares down by 5 percent on Thursday.
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