White House releases State of Union speech online

For the first time the White House released an advance copy of the president`s State of the Union speech online to the public before it began Tuesday -- rather than sharing an embargoed copy with reporters.

Google introduces new feature to enhance videos on its web app
Google introduces new feature to enhance videos on its web app

Google has introduced a new feature to its Google+ web app that allows users to enhance videos they upload online.

Spider-inspired sensor detects heartbeats, reads speech
Spider-inspired sensor detects heartbeats, reads speech

A sensor that puts spider sense to good use has been invented by South Korean researchers. The sensor can recognise the faintest vibration, simple words and monitor heartbeats.

Cate Blanchett proud of Emma Watson's UN speech
Cate Blanchett proud of Emma Watson's UN speech

Actress Cate Blanchett says she's so extremely proud of Emma Watson's speech on gender equality at the United Nations.

Smartphone app to analyse speech, mental health

 A new smartphone app can analyse your speech and use it to gain information about your mental health, scientists say.

Advanced hearing aids make it harder to enjoy music

Modern hearing aids allow wearers to understand speech easily, but the devices also make it harder for them to enjoy music, a new study has found.

Five new institutes to treat speech and hearing impaired

Union Health Minister Harsh Vardhan Friday announced the setting up of five new national-level institutions along the lines of the All India Institute of Speech and Hearing (AIISH).

Meet Arsh Shah Dilbagi, teen who developed device that turns breath into words

Zee Media Bureau/Shruti Saxena

New Delhi: Meet the new rising star, Arsh Shah Dilbagi, a 16-year-old boy who hails from Panipat and has made his way to being one of the top 15 Google Science Fair 2014 global finalists.

Monitor your toddler's speech with this App
Monitor your toddler's speech with this App

A new App can help parents monitor the speech, language and communication development of their toddlers.

Obama keeps heat on Republican critics

US President Barack Obama used a campaign-style speech in the American heartland today to blast his Republican opponents as feckless obstructionists in Congress, saying Washington`s current gridlock "drives me nuts."

No reconciliation for inciting violence in Egypt, says President Sisi

Egypt`s former army chief Abdel Fattah al-Sisi, who was sworn-in as president, said there will be no reconciliation with anyone who "committed crimes or incited violence" against civilians, media reported Monday.

How infants understand speech

Researchers through cochlear implant simulations have found that infants process speech differently than older children and adults.

I was so nervous: Ellen Page on her coming out speech

`Juno` star Ellen Page says she became very nervous while making her coming out speech.

Speech requires both sides of brain

Humans need both sides of their brain for speech, according to a study today that could rewrite therapy for people verbally impaired by a stroke.

It`s a historic day: Highlights of Kejriwal`s speech

The following are the highlights of Delhi`s new Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal`s speech after his swearing-in ceremony Saturday.

PM Manmohan Singh`s address at Moscow Institute on Oct 21, 2013 – Full text

PM Manmohan Singh`s address at Moscow Institute – Full text

On Pak creation day, Jinnah had spoken about welfare for all

Pakistan founder MA Jinnah had spoken about "welfare and well-being of all the communities" in Pakistan in a speech made on the day of the country`s creation but not made public so far.

Released: Queen`s ‘nuclear war` speech that was never given

A speech that could have been one of the Queen`s last if nuclear war had broken out in 1983 has been released.

Venkaiah Naidu criticises Rahul Gandhi on CII speech

Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi`s CII speech has proven that he is unable to find solutions at a time when the economy is in deep crisis, Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader M Venkaiah Naidu said on Monday.

`Cash transfers mentioned in March budget speech`

Then finance minister Pranab Mukherjee had dealt with the direct cash transfer scheme in his budget speech, Information and Broadcasting Minister Manish Tewari said.