Saturday, 26th November 2022

Why you should read every day

By Reuters
29 October 2022   |   7:28 am
As well as being enjoyable and relaxing, reading has been found to have a number of benefits for our mental health. Reading is a great way to keep your brain active and engaged, which can slow the progress of Alzheimer’s or Dementia.


31 Dec 2017
Scientists in Switzerland have perfected a technique to read ancient, fragile documents without opening them. The work, at the Ecole Polytechnique Federale de Lausanne (EPFL), uses X-ray tomography to scan an entire book, page by page, without even touching it. Stuart MDill has more.
13 Dec 2019
One point two million young entrepreneurs in Nigeria are to benefit from the partnership between the UNESCO "read and earn" federation and the office of the senior Special Assistant to the president on SDG.
14 Jan 2021
Tackling crime: Police read Riot Act, arrest 11 suspects in Ijebu-ode
12 Sep 2021
The relatives of victims of the 9/11 attacks read out a list of names during a ceremony at ground zero in New York, 20 years after the terror attacks took place.
11 Sep
As the International Literature Festival Berlin starts, it is calling for a worldwide reading of Ukrainian literature. Here is a selection of modern voices.