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Pak rejects India's remark on Imran Khan's 'provocative' speech during UNGA session

Pakistan has kept up its futile efforts, even as it has been snubbed globally over the matter time and again.

06 Oct 2019 10:59 AM

New AI model can generate high-quality but fake UN speeches

The open-source language model was trained using Wikipedia text and transcripts of over 7,000 speeches.

10 Jun 2019 10:25 AM

Even the dumb will talk: Scientists turn brain signals into speech

With some improvements a clinically viable device could be developed in the coming years for patients with speech loss.

25 Apr 2019 9:53 AM

Two new Google apps to benefit the deaf

Google has introduced two new apps for Android designed to help deaf and hard-of-hearing people: Live Transcribe and Sound Amplifier.

06 Feb 2019 10:32 AM

We have shown how a majority government can take strong, big decisions: PM

The PM was in Surat to lay the foundation stone for the extension of the terminal building at Surat Airport.

30 Jan 2019 5:03 PM


Saas platform, Spext launches Audio Video Editor in India

The technology will help save time and labour, and multiply the productivity.

12 Oct 2018 7:10 PM

'Back-and-forth' conversations with young kids may aid brain development

Conversational turns were still associated with higher verbal scores.

14 Aug 2018 6:54 PM

Martin Luther King's assassination eve speech to be read in Boston

Dozens of speakers aged 5 to 91 will take turns reading short passages from speech at Monday afternoon's remembrance on City Hall Plaza.

02 Apr 2018 9:56 AM

Changing voice pitch can make you appear more dominant or trustworthy

Research decided to analyse way in which different pitch variations in person’s voice can make them appear dominant or trustworthy.

28 Mar 2018 2:32 PM

'Dog-speak' important for bonding with pets: study

This form of speech is known to share some similarities with the way in which humans talk to their pet dogs, known as dog-directed speech.

07 Mar 2018 12:50 PM


Here’s how Donald Trump is making racist language ok again

A key reason that Trump has been so successful is that he makes use of what I call a “racial figleaf.”

22 Feb 2018 12:26 PM

Music training may benefit you in processing speech

Here is what researchers found.

05 Dec 2017 1:35 PM

Babies recognise words even before learning to speak them

True word learning requires making connections between speech and world around us and learning how different words relate to each other.

21 Nov 2017 8:04 AM

Here are words which indicate stress when used often

According to a group of speech experts, when someone is stressed, they inadvertently use words such as ‘really’, ‘so’ and ‘very.’

11 Nov 2017 10:37 AM

Mothers see a shift in voice quality when talking to babies, finds study

When talking with infants, parents instinctively use 'baby talk,' unique form of speech including exaggerated pitch contours.

14 Oct 2017 11:12 AM


Great-grandfather becomes oldest person to get cochlear implant.

New Malden’s Raymond Kelly, at 91-years, hears sound for the first time in life.

22 Jul 2017 4:36 PM

UK polls: Session on hung parliament delayed as Queen’s speech ‘needs time to dry’

PM Theresa May’s official spokesperson suggested that the state opening of parliament, scheduled for June 19, will be pushed back.

13 Jun 2017 11:18 AM

Bob Dylan expresses surprise at winning Nobel Prize

He likened the chances of him winning Nobel Prize with the chances of him standing on the moon.

12 Dec 2016 11:52 AM