human emotions

Now, a computer to lip-read and decode emotions


September 11th, 2012 - 5:59 pm ICT by IANS
Kuala Lumpur, Sep 11 (IANS) A computer is being taught to interpret human emotions based on lip-reading, one which could improve our interaction with these machines and perhaps allow disabled ... Read more...

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Now, a robot that will understand emotions


August 24th, 2012 - 12:28 pm ICT by IANS
Helsinki, Aug 24 (IANS) A robot being developed in Finland will be capable of recognising human emotions and understanding speech and gestures.Being created at the University of Oulu in Finland, ... Read more...

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Scientists create robot which registers human emotions


July 16th, 2012 - 6:14 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 16 (IANS) In their quest for creating a human-like robot, scientists have edged closer to their goal -- they have designed one that can display several human emotions ... Read more...

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‘Ferrari..’ has its moments of fine sawaari (IANS Hindi Film Review)


June 16th, 2012 - 1:16 am ICT by IANS
Film: "Ferrari Ki Sawaari"; Starring: Sharman Joshi, Boman Irani, Ritvik Sahore;Directed by: Rajesh Mapuskar; Rating:***This is "Lage Raho Munnabhai" without Munna, though there are plenty of low brow Bhais' ... Read more...

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‘Cinema all about human experiences’ (With Images)


May 25th, 2012 - 3:20 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 25 (IANS) Ridhima Sud was trained under Lary Moss, who also mentored Hollywood star Leonardo DiCaprio, and now the model-turned-actress is making her debut with the international ... Read more...

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Rodricks to judge best poster contest for queer film fest (With Image)


March 9th, 2012 - 6:09 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 9 (IANS) Kashish 2012, the third edition of queer film festival, has sent out an open call to artists from across the world to design its official ... Read more...

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Interactive computer acts like real teacher


March 4th, 2012 - 4:59 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, March 4 (IANS) An interactive computer is about to revolutionise teaching by being able to read and respond to a variety of human emotions that afflict students - as ... Read more...

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Machines control over human beings astounds Kailash Kher


February 7th, 2012 - 3:05 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Feb 7 (IANS) Singer-Composer Kailash Kher says he is surprised the way technology and social networking sites have controlled human emotions."Just like during the Indus Valley and the ... Read more...

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Animal ‘empathy’ to shed light on human feelings


December 9th, 2011 - 8:36 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Dec 9 (IANS) The mechanism behind emotions in rats promises to shed light on the nature of human emotions like empathy and nurturing.Jaak Panksepp, professor of veterinary and comparative ... Read more...

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Buddha relevant in modern world: Dalai Lama


November 27th, 2011 - 10:13 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 27 (IANS) Buddhism has a special role to play in the modern world because unlike many other religious traditions, Buddhism uniquely propounds the concept of independence which ... Read more...

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‘KBC 5′ ends, leaves behind poignant memories


November 18th, 2011 - 12:15 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 17 (IANS) "Kaun Banega Crorepati 5" saw a bevy of stars, but it was the common man's dreams, desires, aspirations and emotions that took centrestage and ... Read more...

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Hazarika hummed songs of love, nature


November 5th, 2011 - 8:58 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 5 (IANS) Most of singer Bhupen Hazarika's songs dwelt on the themes of love, nature and the varied hues of human emotions.Noted for his clear diction and ... Read more...

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Poetry of truth prospers in India’s lifestyle angst


November 2nd, 2011 - 3:34 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 2 (IANS) A genre of realistic poetry in English is seeking the unbridled literary creativity and beauty of the medium to beat the lifestyle angst - and ... Read more...

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Forbidden art: Bollywood adult movie posters on show


August 26th, 2011 - 1:25 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 26 (IANS) A kitsch art showcase of 30 Bollywood adult film posters has brought to the capital snapshots of a forbidden aesthetics of the Indian movie industry ... Read more...

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Behold India’s unfolding democratic revolution (Comment)


August 24th, 2011 - 2:54 pm ICT by IANS
A unique revolution is unfolding across India. No matter what is the immediate outcome of this popular upsurge, triggered by the inspiring determination of a 74-year-old man's refusal to eat food ... Read more...

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‘Raaz 3′ most important film of my life: Vikram Bhatt (Film Snippets)


June 30th, 2011 - 11:01 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai, June 30 (IANS) Vikram Bhatt returns to Vishesh Films after 2003 with the third part of the horror film "Raaz", which will be made in 3D and which ... Read more...

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Don’t kill that small budget entertainer !


June 14th, 2011 - 1:40 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 14 (IANS) Beautifully told tales touching upon various human emotions hit the silver screen this year with movies like "I AM", "Chalo Dill" and "Stanley Ka ... Read more...

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‘Shah Rukh nurtures young talent’


June 5th, 2011 - 11:04 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 5 (IANS) She is 28, has written a book, is a London School of Economics (LSE) alumnus and has penned the screenplay and dialogues of Shah ... Read more...

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Haryana IAS officer publishes poem collection


April 16th, 2011 - 12:16 am ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, April 15 (IANS) Sumita Misra, a Haryana cadre Indian Administrative Service (IAS) officer, has come out with her first collection of poems titled "Life of a Light", which is ... Read more...

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Now a movie on Nandigram fiasco


March 18th, 2011 - 3:26 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, March 18 (IANS) The social upheaval at Nandigram in West Bengal during the anti-land acquisition movement that changed the electoral script of the state will be the premise of ... Read more...

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‘Payanam’ offers something new (Tamil Movie Review)


February 12th, 2011 - 8:09 pm ICT by IANS
By Aravindan DI Film: "Payanam"; Producer: Silent Movies; Director: Radha Mohan; Cast: Prakash Raj, Nagarjuna, Sanaa Khan, Rishiraj, M.S. Bhasker, Manobala, Badava Gopi and others. Music: Pravin Mani; Art: K. Kathir; Rating: ***1/2 ... Read more...

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Check Out The Top Contemporary Filmmakers Of Bollywood


January 22nd, 2011 - 4:48 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
: Bollywood churns out more than 200 films per year  and yet not all are super hits. Though most film makers are experts in their fields with a whole load of ... Read more...

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Danish film takes home Golden Globe in foreign language category


January 17th, 2011 - 10:57 am ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, Jan 17 (IANS) Denmark's drama "In A Better World" has bagged the Golden Globe trophy for the best foreign language film.Directed by Susanne Bier and written in collaboration with screenwriter ... Read more...

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Review 3: Guzaarish (2010)


November 20th, 2010 - 8:40 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Guzaarish is another addition to this list, with the ace director, Sanjay Bhansali, delving into the physical ailment named ‘Paraplegia’, which debilitates the protagonist’s (Hrithik Roshan’s) character, Ethan Mascarenhas, who is ... Read more...

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Preview Of Guzaarish: A Depiction Of Human Sufferings


November 18th, 2010 - 8:57 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Direction: Sanjay Leela BhansaliCast: Hrithik Roshan, Aishwarya Rai Bachchan, Aditya Roy Kapoor, Monikangana Dutta, Suhel Seth, Shernaz Patel and others.The film which is based on mercy killing or euthanasia, has a ... Read more...

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Tamil version of award-winning Malay film ‘Papadom’ to hit the screens


November 18th, 2010 - 3:14 pm ICT by ANI
Kuala Lumpur, Nov 18 (ANI): 'Appalam', a Tamil version of director Afdlin Shauki's Malay hit movie 'Papadom', is all set to hit the big screen.Shauki who has directed 'Appalam', has a multi-racial ... Read more...

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Bigg Boss 4: The Relationship Breaker?


November 4th, 2010 - 8:48 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
November 4, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): If you have ever watched the famous TV reality show 'Bigg Boss 4' you must have noticed that couples are always falling apart on these shows. It ... Read more...

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Robot And Rakta Charitra: Escaping And Embracing Reality


October 26th, 2010 - 8:15 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
October 26, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Rajnikanth and Aishwarya Rai starrer 'Endhiran' also known as Robot was able to take people into a world of artificial intelligence where Chitti was loved and ... Read more...

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TDP Lauch Protests Against ‘Rakta Charitra’


October 25th, 2010 - 7:44 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
October 25, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): While the RGV production Rakta Charitra opened to good reviews from critics on Friday morning, everyone is not satisfied with the film, which supposedly was the ... Read more...

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Review Of ‘Smallville’


October 11th, 2010 - 4:02 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
October 11, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Don’t let the title of this week’s ‘Smallville’ episode mislead you. Although Kara did return to Metropolis and put her powers on display for the world ... Read more...

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Movie Review : Robot(2010)


October 1st, 2010 - 4:33 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Robot: Rajni is the BossRating: 4 out of 5*Starring: Rajnikanth, Aishwarya Rai Bachchan and DannyDirector: S.ShankarOctober 1, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Super Star Rajnikanth has done it again, that's multiplied his craze ... Read more...

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‘Afghan Girl’ Photographer Recalls His Experience


September 18th, 2010 - 7:19 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Sep 18, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Steve McCurry - the Photographer who became famous after the publication of the famous 'Afghan girl' photograph recalled the experience in an interview given to a ... Read more...

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New designers blaze a trail at LFW opener


September 17th, 2010 - 6:18 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Sep 17 (IANS) New talent took centrestage at the opening show of the Lakme Fashion Week (LFW) Friday - from futuristic designs to collections inspired by human emotions, there were varied ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

‘Life Express’ - A Heartbreaking Story


September 7th, 2010 - 1:10 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
September 7, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Sky Motion Pictures has announced the launch of the film "Life Express" by one of the budding and upcoming filmmakers, Anup Das. The movie is set ... Read more...

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‘Uro Chithi’ from the floors


August 31st, 2010 - 10:10 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
August 31, 2010 (Sampurn Wire}: Most Bengali film critics think that Bengali cinema is finally coming off age and showing maturity. Adding another feather to the cap of Bengali filmmakers ... Read more...

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