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Coconut oil could combat tooth decay

Coconut oil could combat tooth decay

Coconut oil attacks the bacteria behind tooth decay and could be used in dental care products, according to research. Scientists found that coconut oil which had been treated with enzymes stopped the growth of Streptococcus bacteria – a major cause of tooth decay. Tooth decay affects 60% to 90% of children in industralised countries. Speaking [&hellip

Van Persie impact delights Ferguson

Van Persie impact delights Ferguson

Manchester United manager Sir Alex Ferguson described Robin van Persie’s impact as “terrific” after the striker scored a hat-trick against Southampton. The 29-year-old missed a penalty – his dinked effort was saved by Kelvin Davis – but scored twice late on to  earn United a 3-2 win at St Mary’s “His first goal was magnificent [&hellip

Rodgers regrets Carroll loan exit from Liverpool

Rodgers regrets Carroll loan exit from Liverpool

Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers admits he would not have allowed Andy Carroll to join West Ham had he known he would be unable to strengthen his squad – but insists he was not misled by the club’s American owners. Rodgers, who has the option of recalling Carroll from his season long-loan in January, let the [&hellip

Yanga savour Twite`s arrival

Yanga savour Twite`s arrival

Yanga`s star signing of the year Mbuyu Twite speaks to journalist on his arrival at the Julius Nyerere International Airport in Dar es salaam Young Africans new sign up Mbuyu Twite from Rwanda has eventually arrived in Dare s Salaam  amid celebrations from the club’s fans. The player who failed to join his playing mates [&hellip

Fulham sign Man Utd striker Berbatov

Fulham sign Man Utd striker Berbatov

Striker Dimitar Berbatov has signed for Fulham from Manchester United on a two-year deal for an undisclosed fee. The Cottagers, who have also brought in winger Ashkan Dejagah from Wolfsburg, landed 31-year-old Berbatov despite interest from several clubs. Italian sides Fiorentina and Juventus also wanted the Bulgarian but he opted to remain in the top [&hellip

Man City complete £16m Garcia transfer

Man City complete £16m Garcia transfer

Manchester City have completed a £16m deal for Benfica’s Spain international midfielder Javi Garcia. City boss Roberto Mancini made 25-year-old Garcia a priority after Daniele de Rossi decided to stay at Roma and Nigel de Jong moved to AC Milan. The former Real Madrid man won his only Spain cap earlier this year. City have [&hellip

Eye-controlled Gaze TV unveiled

Eye-controlled Gaze TV unveiled

An eye-controlled television has been unveiled at Berlin’s IFA trade show. Haier’s Gaze TV uses technology developed by Tobii, a Swedish firm which already offers eye-tracking technology for computers. Users control the set by staring at the top or bottom of the screen to activate a user-interface. The user can then change the volume, switch [&hellip

The Airtel Rising Stars

The Airtel Rising Stars

The Airtel Rising Stars football tournament and its subsequent clinic have been very successful in Nairobi. The young footballers were trained by competent Manchester United coaches during the clinic that attracted many young footballers from the continent. “You must focus on the game, if you want to score goals beautifully,” explained head coach Gregory Mathews. [&hellip

Terry named in England squad

Terry named in England squad

John Terry has been included in the England squad for the World Cup qualifying double-header against Moldova and Ukraine. The Chelsea centre-back recently denied a Football Association charge of racially abusing Anton Ferdinand and the case is still ongoing. But England boss Roy Hodgson has always maintained he would select Terry, who missed the friendly [&hellip

Man City draw Real Madrid in Champions League

Man City draw Real Madrid in Champions League

Premier League holders Manchester City will play nine-times European champions Real Madrid in their opening game of the Champions League. Roberto Mancini’s team will also face Ajax and Borussia Dortmund. Champions League holders Chelsea begin their defence against Serie A champions Juventus, while Celtic have been drawn with Barcelona in Group G. Manchester United face [&hellip