Fibres fitted inside the BRAIN could help restore movement in stroke victims: Implants send signals to damaged areas of the nervous system

In the next decade, people who have suffered a spinal cord injury or stroke could have their mobility improved, or even restored, through a radically new implant. Researchers have developed devices that can send signals between regions of the brain or nervous system that have been disconnected due to injury. The devices record and decode…

Turkish president warns Russia not to ‘play with fire’ after Putin suggested Su-24 jet was shot down after America passed on details of its flight path

Web Desk: Turkish president Tayyip Erdogan has warned Russia ‘not to play with fire’ after Vladimir Putin suggested the Su-24 jet was shot down after the U.S passed on details of its flight path. Relations between the two countries have been deteriorating since Turkey shot down the Russian military plane near the Syrian border on…

French Muslims fear deeper divide after Paris attacks

By AFP PARIS: A fireman of Algerian origin, Faisal helped evacuate thousands from the Stade de France during the Paris attacks, guiding panicked football fans to safety as suicide bombers blew themselves up outside. Now he fears the November 13 massacre across the French capital will deepen a dangerous “them and us” schism between France’s five-million-strong…