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Glowing fingerprints to help nail criminals

Researchers believe that the new technique could save time and cost of investigations.

Fingerprints can reveal your ancestral background

Fingerprints can reveal your ancestral background

It is possible to identify an individual's ancestral background based on his or her fingerprint characteristics, new research has found."This is the first study to look at this issue at this level of detail, and the findings are extremely promising," said senior study author Ann Ross, professor of anthropology at North Carolina State University in the US.

5.6 million fingerprints stolen in US personnel data hack: Govt

Hackers who stole security clearance data on millions of Defence Department and other U.S. government employees got away with about 5.6 million fingerprint records, some 4.5 million more than initially reported, the government said on Wednesday.

App that delivers lost key via post

App that delivers lost key via post

 Remember the hardship you had to undergo the last time you lost your car's keys while several kilometres away from home? Now, you can prevent the re-run of that incident with the help of an app.

Hacker develops way to copy fingerprints using digital camera

A member of Europe's oldest hacker collective, the Chaos Computer Club has claimed to have developed a method to copy fingerprints using a common digital camera.

Hacker claims to have developed way to copy fingerprints using digital camera

Hacker claims to have developed way to copy fingerprints using digital camera

A member of Europe's oldest hacker collective, the Chaos Computer Club has claimed to have developed a method to copy fingerprints using a common digital camera.

New fingerprinting technique can identify suspect`s gender

Scientists have developed a new futuristic fingerprinting technique that can tell whether the prints were left by a male or female and identify products such as hair gels.

British coin that is impossible to replicate

For all those determined forgers out there, here come tiny `fingerprints` that would make currency notes, coins or credit cards impossible to replicate in near future.

Pregnancy making Cavallari `feel gross`

Kristin Cavallari is pregnant with her second child, says that she feels tired all the time.

Body of former rape case convict found near mall in Malad

A 36-year-old man, who had served a prison term of seven years in a rape case, was found murdered today near a mall in suburban Malad, the third body discovered in the past 15 days from the city, police said.

Spanish woman rape case cracked; one arrested in Mumbai

A day after a Spanish woman was raped and robbed at her residence here, police on Tuesday claimed to have achieved a breakthrough in the case with the arrest of a history-sheeter.

Detect breast cancer from blood droplets

New microarray technology that could change how and when cancer is diagnosed.

Identity cards in China to have fingerprints

Citizens` identity cards in China will now feature their fingerprints to help identify people faster and more accurately.

Identity cards in China to have fingerprints

Citizens` identity cards in China will now feature their fingerprints to help identify people faster and more accurately.

Now, footsteps can identify people as accurately as fingerprints

Scientists have developed a method that can identify people from the way they walk with almost as much accuracy as fingerprints.

No MJ fingerprints found on drug vials recovered from his bedroom

Michael Jackson’s fingerprints were not found on syringes, drug vials or other medical evidence taken from his mansion after his death in a lab test, a court heard during the manslaughter trial of Dr. Conrad Murray.

`Cops can take fingerprints sans magistrate`s nod`

The Delhi High Court has held that police can take sample fingerprints of an accused without prior permission from a magistrate.

Defective gene can strip you of fingerprints

What happens when your fingertips do not have those distinctive ridges?

Maha Police don’t have Dawood’s fingerprints

Maharashtra Police has no records
of India`s most wanted underworld don Dawood Ibrahim`s
fingerprints.

Now it`s possible to lift fingerprints off fabrics

VMD is a highly sensitive technique already used in detecting fingerprint marks on smooth surfaces.