Gadget

New York:An iPhone app has shown to be effective and easy to use for screening young children with signs of autism, paving the way to broader, easier access to screening other neurodevelopmental disorders, according to researchers. The “Autism & Beyond” app first administers caregiver consent forms and survey questions and then uses the phone’s “selfie” …

New Delhi: Huawei’s sub-brand Honor on Monday announced the roll out of Emotion User Interface (EMUI) 8.0 based on Android Oreo 8.0 on Honor 7X devices. EMUI 8.0 comes with three new features including the ‘ride mode, game suite and shortcut to Paytm’ along with improved smart resolution, dynamic wallpapers and navigation bar customisations, the company …

Raichur (Karnataka): Accusing the Congress of having the agenda of only opposing him, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday held the opposition party responsible for disruption of part of the budget session of Parliament in March. “As the Congress agenda is only to oppose and criticise me, it does not allow even Parliament to function,” Modi …

Chandigarh: Congress leader Hardev Singh Laddi was on Friday booked by Punjab Police on the charge of illegal mining, within hours of the declaration of his candidature for the Shahkot Assembly seat by-election by the ruling party. The case was registered against Laddi and three others, including a contractor, at the Mehatpur police station in Jalandhar …

Bengaluru: Bharatiya Janata Party legislator from the Jayanagar assembly segment, BN Vijayakumar, died here early on Friday, a party official said. He was 60. The two-time lawmaker was in the fray from the same constituency for the May 12 Karnataka Assembly elections. “Vijaya Kumar was admitted into a nearby hospital after he collapsed on Thursday evening …

New Delhi: The Congress was allegedly seeking votes on communal grounds and also using money power in Karnataka in violation of the electoral laws, the BJP on Wednesday told the Election Commission. It also sought action against state officials who are ‘demonstrating leanings towards the ruling political dispensation’ ahead of the May 12 assembly elections. A …

Bengaluru: Prime Minister Narendra Modi set the tone for 224-member Karnataka assembly polls scheduled on May 12 in his own aggressive style setting the tone of the campaign as Modi versus Rahul Gandhi, certainly not to the liking of Congress poll strategists. The Bharatiya Janata Party, embarking on a hopeful plank of making comeback in the …