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  • Pistorius due to give evidence as murder trial resumes 07-04-2014 01:17 PM

    South African Paralympic and Olympic track star Oscar Pistorius is expected to take the stand for the first time on Monday in a bid to prove his innocence against charges he murdered his model girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp. Pistorius, nicknamed the "Blade Runner" due to the carbon-fibre prosthetic limbs he uses...
  • 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...
  • Oscar Pistorius trial delayed over legal aide illness 29-03-2014 04:41 PM

    Pretoria: The murder trial of Oscar Pistorius has been delayed until April 7 because one of the legal experts who will assist the judge in reaching a verdict is sick, abruptly ending expectations on Friday that the double-amputee athlete was about to testify on his fatal shooting of girlfriend Reeva...
  • Pistorius murder trial adjourned until April 7 28-03-2014 01:53 PM

    The murder trail of Oscar Pistorius was adjourned on Friday until April 7, when the South African Paralympic and Olympic track star is expected to take the stand in his own defence in a high-stakes bid to prove his innocence and avoid life in prison. Judge Thokozile Masipa postponed proceedings...
  • Oscar Pistorius murder trial enters fourth week 24-03-2014 04:27 PM

    Pretoria: A neighbor of Oscar Pistorius testified at his murder trial on Monday that she heard gunshots as well as screams from both a man and a woman on the night that the double-amputee runner fatally shot girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp. The testimony by Anette Stipp matched some of the testimony...
  • Pistorius trial to extend to May: Judicial office 23-03-2014 04:54 PM

    Judicial authorities in South Africa say the Oscar Pistorius murder will be in recess for a week in the first half of April, and then resume until mid-May. High court authorities in Gauteng province said in a statement on Sunday that the trial will be halted for the week beginning...
  • KTM track day at the Buddh International Circuit 20-03-2014 09:18 PM

    Imagine you were a biking enthusiast - how far would you go for the chance to ride on a world class race track? An event in the National Capital Region gave bikers just that opportunity at the Buddh International Circuit. ...
  • Unwanted fame for Herschelle Gibbs in Oscar Pistorius trial 20-03-2014 11:45 AM

    Johannesburg: Former South African cricketer Herschelle Gibbs found himself under unexpected spotlight during the trial of Paralympic star Oscar Pistorius for the alleged murder of his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp. The trial is being broadcast live on television and radio, generating unprecedented public interest. Gibbs started receiving messages from fans and...
  • Pistorius trial: Bullet trajectory examined 19-03-2014 12:21 PM

    Pretoria: Standing with his arms straight out in front of him and gripping an imaginary pistol in court, a South African police ballistics expert showed on Tuesday how he estimated the trajectory of the four bullets Oscar Pistorius fired through a toilet door while standing on his stumps to kill...
  • Police recover three unidentified bodies lying on railway tracks 18-03-2014 01:39 PM

    Three bodies were recovered on Tuesday from railway tracks near Kamarpur halt in Buxar district of Bihar, the police said. Acting on information by local people, the police recovered the bodies of three unidentified men lying near the railway line, the police said. A probe was on to find out...
  • Pistorius trial: cricket bat, toilet door shown 12-03-2014 02:37 PM

    Pretoria: A South African forensic analyst has said at the Oscar Pistorius murder trial that a cricket bat was used to strike the toilet door at the athlete's home, in testimony focusing on the events of the night when Pistorius fatally shot his girlfriend. Police Col. J. G. Vermeulen on...
  • Pistorius asked friend to 'take blame' for restaurant gunshot: Witness 05-03-2014 04:03 PM

    Pretoria: 'Blade Runner' Oscar Pistorius asked a friend to take the blame for him accidentally discharging a pistol under the table of a posh Johannesburg restaurant in January 2013, a month before he killed his girlfriend, his murder trial heard on Wednesday. Testifying for the prosecution against the South African...
  • Judge in Pistorius case warns media over leaked photo 04-03-2014 03:37 PM

    Pretoria: The judge in the murder trial of South African track star Oscar Pistorius sharply warned the media to behave on Tuesday after a local television station leaked a photo of the state's first witness who had asked that her image not be broadcast. Judge Thokozile Masipa ordered an investigation...
  • Oscar Pistorius pleads not guilty at murder trial 03-03-2014 01:20 PM

    Pretoria, South Africa: The first witness in the Oscar Pistorius murder trial testified Monday to hearing "blood-curdling" screams from a woman before she heard four gunshots on the night the double-amputee Olympian killed his girlfriend. Michell Burger, who lives about 180 meters (196 yards) from Pistorius' house, said the screams...
  • 'Streak' for Gmail notifies senders when a recipient reads an email 23-02-2014 03:14 PM

    New Delhi: Here is a new feature - email tracking - that changes the way you track sent emails. Streak has come up with a Google Chrome browser extension that lets senders track when recipients open and read an email. Once you have installed Streak for Gmail, the first thing...
  • Missing boy's body found at railway tracks in Delhi 22-02-2014 07:30 AM

    The body of a boy who went missing two days back, was found lying at the railway tracks in Sarai Rohela area of Delhi on Wednesday. Sixteen-year-old Sachin, son of Rajveer Singh, a resident of Bhitaila Nagoda in Mathura, had gone missing on Wednesday after he had started for school,...
  • 1984 riots: SAD protests outside Parliament, demands fast track trial 05-02-2014 11:55 AM

    New Delhi: The Shiromani AkaiI Dal MPs on Wednesday held demonstrations outside Parliament in protest of the latest revelations in Operation Bluestar about Britan's advisory role in the massacre. Shiromani Akali Dal MP Harsimrat Kaur Badal led the protests outside Parliament. She criticised the Congress saying,"It's treason on part of...
  • Watch: Jury round special of CNBC-TV18 Overdrive Awards 2014 11-01-2014 05:54 PM

    In this special episode of Overdrive, the illustrious jury members will judge the 20 best cars and bikes of the year at the MMSC track in Chennai. The jury members judged them on quality, practicality, reliability and value for money. ...
  • 35-year-old factory worker dies while crossing railway track 04-01-2014 04:01 PM

    A factory worker died whilecrossing a railway track after being hit by a train in Kanpur, thepolice said on Saturday. Vinod Kushwaha (35), a resident of Dulbhug village usedto work at a private factory in Raniya. On Friday evening, he wascrossing the railway track when he was hit by the...
  • 19-year-old IIT-Kanpur student's body found near railway track 01-01-2014 11:05 PM

    New Delhi: A 19-year-old student of Indian Institute of Technology-Kanpur was found dead alongside the railway track with head injuries in the wee hours of Wednesday. G Saikumar Reddy, hailing from Prakasham district of Andhra Pradesh, was a second year Materials Science and Engineering student. The autopsy report said that...
  • Merry Christmas: 5 things to know about tracking Santa's journey 25-12-2013 11:24 AM

    Peterson Air Force Base: For kids who can't wait for Santa to arrive, the North American Aerospace Defense Command has a Christmas treat. Visions of sugar plums can be augmented by a check on the fabled fat man's progress around the globe on Christmas Eve. Here are five things to...
  • Twitter to now serve ads based on users' browsing history 06-12-2013 06:12 AM

    San Francisco: Twitter will begin showing ads to users based on their browsing history, it said on Thursday, becoming the latest Internet company to employ the controversial but increasingly widespread tracking technology. Twitter's new advertising feature allows marketers to use cookies - small files planted in Web surfers' computers that...
  • Tejpal case to be fast tracked, says Manohar Parrikar 05-12-2013 04:08 PM

    Tehelka editor Tarun Tejpal, accused of sexually assaulting a journalist woman colleague, will be tried in a fast track court by a female judge, Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar said on Thursday. Responding to a question at Aaj Tak Agenda, he said, "Tejpal will be tried in a fast track...
  • How technology reveals the kind of shopper you are 29-11-2013 08:22 AM

    Washington: Advances in technology have never made finding deals this holiday season so easy - or so creepy. Marketers and mobile app developers have developed creative new ways to help shoppers find what they want for less. But these inventive techniques also allow for more aggressive tracking of consumer behaviour,...
  • HTC launches tracking device Fetch for its mobile phones at Rs 2,500 24-11-2013 02:42 PM

    New Delhi: Smartphone maker HTC has launched a tracking device called Fetch that can help display handset locations on Google Maps and alert owners when they leave their instruments behind. "You will never lose you HTC phone if you have Fetch. This can be paired (connected wirelessly) with any HTC...
  • 3 out of 8 persons convicted for rape of tribal minor girls get life term 31-10-2013 09:27 AM

    A fast track court on Wednesday convicted eight accused in connection with the infamous rape of minor tribal girls of a state-run residential school in Chhattisgarh's Kanker district and sentenced three of them, including a woman, to life imprisonment. The court of district and sessions judge Mahadev Katulkar found all...
  • Thane: Boy tied to railway tracks by cousins, escapes death as train is delayed 09-10-2013 12:09 PM

    A boy, tied up and left to die on railway tracks in a Maharashtra town, Thane escaped death as the train supposed to run him over was delayed by 10 minutes. Pradip Yadav, 20, was the victim of murder conspiracy of his cousins who tried to kill him by tying...
  • 21-year-old student commits suicide on being scolded over poor performance in CA exam 03-10-2013 01:50 PM

    A 21-year-old CA student committed suicide in front of his parents by laying on a railway track minutes before a train arrived in Kavinagar area in Ghaziabad, police said on Thursday. "Rahul took the extreme step on Wednesday after being scolded by his parents over poor performance in exams," they...
  • Delhi gangrape: HC to hear arguments on death penalty 24-09-2013 08:42 AM

    New Delhi: Delhi High Court on Tuesday will hear the arguments on death penalty in the Delhi gangrape and murder case. The four convicts was awarded death sentence by the fast track court. The defence will seek a repeal of the trial court's death sentence. The High Court on Monday...
  • Mumbai gangrape: Court to hear arguments on framing of charges today 23-09-2013 09:02 AM

    Mumbai: A Mumbai fast-track court on Monday will hear arguments on the framing of charges against the five accused in the Shakti Mills gangrape case. A 22-year-old photojounalist was accompanied by a male colleague who was gagged and bound while she was raped. The Mumbai Police had submitted a 600-page...