fear

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  • How to overcome anxiety

    How to overcome anxiety

    Scientists suggest targeting common underlying characteristics of different types of anxieties for effective treatment of anxiety.

    November 3, 2017
  • Why we love to be scared

    Why we love to be scared

    Fear may be as old as life on Earth. It is a fundamental, deeply wired reaction, evolved over the history of biology, to protect organisms against perceived threats to their integrity or existence. Fear may be as simple as a......

    November 1, 2017
  • Fear grips South Africans amid cannibalism case

    Fear grips South Africans amid cannibalism case

    Fear, grief and anxiety has gripped South Africans amid news that seven men suspected of cannibalism appeared in a South African court on Thursday. Angry residents gathered outside the courthouse in the rural town of Estcourt, KwaZulu-Natal province, as the......

    September 29, 2017
  • US rate-hike fear, weak rupee pull equity indices lower

    US rate-hike fear, weak rupee pull equity indices lower

    Caution over a US Federal Reserve rate-hike in December, coupled with a weak rupee and profit booking by investors, pulled the key Indian equity indices lower to close in the red on Thursday. According to market observers, an upsurge in......

    September 21, 2017
  • Fear factor in literature

    Fear factor in literature

    Two thousand years of ghost stories make a pretty solid heft in the hand for something so shivery — the parcel was labelled 1kg. Ghost stories have been part and parcel of almost every culture and rites to honour the......

    September 3, 2016