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  • Eye witness in case of abduction and murder of a four-year-old girl, killed 17-04-2014 12:24 PM

    An eye witness in a case of abduction and murder of a four-year-old girl was allegedly killed in Muzaffarnagar after he refused to turn hostile in the court, police said on Thursday. Fayyaz (60), was killed by a sharp object in Khoja Nagal village of the district here on Wednesday....
  • Hawk-Eye makes badminton debut at India Open 03-04-2014 08:05 PM

    New Delhi: Renowned tracking system Hawk-Eye technology, used in sports like tennis to determine line calls, has made its badminton debut at the India Open Super Series here. After testing various instant-review technologies, the Badminton World Federation (BWF) has contracted Hawk-Eye Innovations to provide instant-reviews for major events. This includes...
  • Swedish eye tracking technology firm Tobii plans IPO: Report 30-03-2014 02:45 PM

    Stockholm: Swedish eye tracking technology firm Tobii, co-owned by chipmaker Intel, is planning a stock market listing which could value the firm at around 2 billion crowns ($309 million), business daily Dagens Industri reported. Tobii, which develops eye-controlled devices that can be used in computer interaction and in human behavior...
  • Advertorial: Sight ambassadors - the first ever social media app for eye donation 10-02-2014 12:22 PM

    SIGHT AMBASSADORS -the FIRST ever social media app for EYE DONATION was launched, as part of our Corporate Social Responsibility. This application was launched during an eye donation event in Anna University. The 'Sight Ambassadors' app received more than 200 applications from students and members of Society of Electrical and...
  • Jharkhand to have 4 out of 58 proposed cancer hospitals in India: Jairam Ramesh 13-01-2014 09:35 AM

    Jharkhand will have four out of the 58 proposed cancer hospitals to be set up in the country, Union Rural Development Minister Jairam Ramesh said on Sunday. "In the next three years 58 hospitals are coming up in the country, four of which will be set up in Jharkhand. Development...
  • Facebook to buy India-based app monitoring tool maker Little Eye Labs 08-01-2014 01:23 PM

    Bangalore: Facebook Inc is buying India-based Little Eye Labs, a startup that builds performance analysis and monitoring tools for mobile Android apps, in a move that marks the social networking giant's first deal in the country. Facebook has been working to boost its mobile technology as it focuses on growing...
  • BenQ launches ultra-slim monitors with flicker-free resolution at Rs 6,900 onwards 15-12-2013 11:12 AM

    New Delhi: Digital technology firm BenQ launched ultra slim monitors with low blue LED light, flicker-free super resolution and mobile-to-big-screen mobile high definition link (MHL) connectivity. The complete range of Eye care monitors - which include EW2440L, EW2740L, GW2760HS, VL2040AZ - for home and entertainment purpose are priced in the...
  • Chinese hackers spied on Europeans before G20 meeting: Researcher 10-12-2013 02:07 PM

    Chinese hackers eavesdropped on the computers of five European foreign ministries before last September's G20 Summit, which was dominated by the Syrian crisis, according to research by computer security firm FireEye Inc. The hackers infiltrated the ministries' computer networks by sending emails to staff containing tainted files with titles such...
  • New Eyes-On smart glasses let doctors see patients' veins through skin 26-11-2013 07:58 PM

    Washington: A pair of new smart glasses that allow doctors to see patients' veins right through their skin will make it easier for them to give an injection. Getting a needle into a vein is not always a straightforward procedure and can sometimes take multiple attempts, much to the discomfort...
  • Project 'Vision' seeks to make Bangalore the eye-donation capital 11-11-2013 09:04 AM

    Bangalore: Eyes are too precious to be buried or burnt because they are eye sight to somebody else. It is with this belief that Father George is aiming to gift sight to hundreds of visually impaired people in Bangalore. Father George launched Project Vision in October to get volunteers to...
  • Quality, not quantity of evidence required for conviction: SC 15-10-2013 05:21 PM

    New Delhi: It is the quality and not the quantity of evidence which is required for conviction that can even be based on the testimony of a sole eyewitness, the Supreme Court has said. "In the matter of appreciation of evidence of witnesses, it is not the number of witnesses...
  • Paul McCartney bans meat, Facebook on sets 03-10-2013 02:06 PM

    London: Legendary Beatles star Paul McCartney has forbidden his production team from having meat, scrolling through social networking sites and consumption of non-prescription drugs throughout the shoot of a new video. The 71-year-old, who has been a lifelong supporter of animal rights, is shooting for his new track 'Queenie eye'...
  • Fergie, Josh Duhamel's baby Axl's makes his debut on Twitter 23-09-2013 01:26 PM

    Los Angeles: Singer Fergie and actor husband Josh Duhamel shared their baby boy Axl Jack Duhamel's first picture on Twitter. Fergie and Duhamel both tweeted a photo of their newborn son on Saturday, reported Radar Online. "Hello world!," they captioned the picture (a close-up of baby Axl the first image...
  • Quentin Tarantino to star in Roger Corman biopic 22-09-2013 03:16 PM

    London: Filmmaker Quentin Tarantino is reportedly set to star in Roger Corman biopic 'The Man with the Kaleidoscope Eyes'. The 'Django Unchained' filmmaker is set to play the B movie icon in the upcoming Joe Dante project, reported Daily Telegraph. The 'Man with the Kaleidoscope Eyes' chronicles the making of...
  • An eye lost, cancer survivor makes it to IIT 30-08-2013 11:17 AM

    New Delhi: His resolve is written large on his face. Pankaj Yadav, 18, has made it to the Indian Institute of Technology (BHU)-Varanasi, overcoming his handicap of losing an eye to cancer 13 years ago. In doing so, this cancer survivor has set an example for hundreds of others like...
  • 'Smartphones are causing vision problems to soar' 19-08-2013 10:22 AM

    London: Smartphones are causing sight problems to soar in children as young as seven, a top UK eye surgeon has warned. Since the launch of smartphones in 1997 there has been a 35 per cent increase in patients with advancing myopia (short-sightedness), according to David Allamby, a leading laser eye...
  • Liverpool ramp up social media to unlock Asian markets 25-07-2013 06:56 PM

    Melbourne: Capturing even a small slice of Asia's four billion consumers is a salivating prospect for any European soccer club and Premier League giants Liverpool see social media as the Trojan horse to unlock the region's vast commercial potential. Liverpool's three-year exile from Champions League has not only hurt the...
  • English Premier League to use Hawk-Eye goal-line technology 11-04-2013 06:25 PM

    Manchester: The English Premier League is the first leading club competition to approve the use of goal-line technology, and Hawk-Eye will be deployed at stadiums from next season. The Spanish and German leagues, however, said on Thursday they would hold off from giving referees high-tech aids for at least two...
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  • Boucher to undergo eye surgery 09-07-2012 10:01 PM

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