How this Anand Mahindra-backed startup is empowering the visually impaired
Braille has been a fundamental tool for the blind in terms of literacy, employment and independence. Annie, a self teaching Braille device, is empowering by visually impaired by helping them learn Braille by themselves through interactive content.
Breathing polluted air can damage optic nerve, cause blindness
Glaucoma, a neurodegenerative disease, is the leading global cause of irrevers...
Don’t blindly believe this editorial: Fake news is better tackled by making news consumers ‘smarter’ readers
Fake newsmakers will keep on mak...
DK Shivakumar bail hearing: SC slams ED for 'blindly copy-pasting' Chidambaram's application
SC slams ED for ‘blindly copy-pasting’ Congress leader D K Shivakumar’s bail application from Ex-FM P Chidambaram's application.DK Shivakuma...
Modi, Shah blinded by political vendetta, alleges Congress on SPG cover withdrawal
Congress' Anand Sharma said the decision to remove the SPG cover for Sonia Gandhi, Rahul and Priyanka is "shocking and vindictive". "It makes the family vulnerable. Not to forget that two members of the family former prime ministers Indira Gandhi and Rajiv Gandhi were assassinated," he said.
A #ReUp of 2019: The year when gene therapy, DNA modifications came of age & saved lives
After decades of research and clinical trials on a genetic fix to genetic disorders, 2019 saw a historic milestone.
Get treated for sleep apnea: It can cause blindness in diabetic patients
Diabetic macular edema is more difficult to treat in patients with severe sleep apnea.
View: African islands in the Indian Ocean- Looking beyond Delhi’s strategic blindness
The western Indian Ocean continues to remain at the periphery of India’s strategic calculations while remaining a blindspot for the Indian Navy despite the region marked as an area of interest in its 2015 maritime security strategy.
World's biggest face recognition system arrives in India next month
Currently, the leading face recognition software are: Amazon Rekognition; Face Recognition and Face Detection by Lambda Labs, Microsoft Face API; Google Cloud Vision and IBM Watson Visual Recognition, among others.
Margaret Atwood's 'The Testaments' favourite choice to win Booker Prize in fiction category
The author had won a Booker for 'The Blind Assassin' in 2000.
This brain implant can work wonders for the visually-impaired, may help distinguish between light & dark
The device Orion helps people who lost their vision to injury or disease.
Trade setup: Don’t chase any Nifty bounce blindly; stay stock specific
11,110 and 11,175 will provide immediate resistance. Supports comes in at 11,000 & 10,950
Trade setup: Nifty evenly poised, don't chase stocks rally blindly
The 11,100 & 11,175 levels will act as resistance. Supports may come in at 10,960 & 10,900.
Cataract to be out of Ayushman Bharat
The National Health Authority has decided to revamp cancer care, give choice of implants in major surgeries like knee replacement and remove cataract surgeries from the ambit of Ayushman Bharat.
Changing features of currency notes, coins often not proper, says Bombay HC
A division bench of Chief Justice Pradeep Nandrajog and Justice Bharati Dangre asked the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) to state in two weeks the reason behind its decision to make such changes often.
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