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A risky road for blind students in Rohini Students at the All India Confederation of Blinds in Rohini often get knocked by cars while finding their way to the school premises. Drivers backing without warning or looking around had left three... Accessibility, Discrimination, General 18/Aug/2014
Visionless sports policy leaves blind cricketer in dark The feat of specially-abled sportspersons who get international acclaim is extraordinary not just because of the obvious physical challenge but several other great odds, such as... Discrimination, Adventure and Sports 14/Aug/2014
Seven from state selected to play World Cup in Cape Town Seven players from Gujarat have been selected as part of the Indian Cricket team for Blind for the World Cup Tournament 2014 in South Africa to be held in November. Gujarat has the largest... General, Adventure and Sports 12/Aug/2014
‘I don’t have both eyes, but Siddaramaiah does’ As the protest by gazetted probationers of the KPSC 2011 batch intensified on Saturday, 32-year-old Kempahonnaiah showed no signs of fatigue. Selected on his second attempt at the exam, the visually-... Achievements, General 11/Aug/2014
Krish's Dream Fulfilled Director Krish Joshi of Parapancha is elated as he has managed to bring Ravindra Jain, music composer, lyricist and a playback singer, to Sandalwood. Jain, who was born visually impaired, started of... General 11/Aug/2014
No need of eyes for judging everything: Visually impaired Umaria collector Newly-appointed Umaria District Collector Krishna Gopal Tiwari, who is visually impaired, says one does not need eyes to judge everything. For the first time in Madhya Pradesh, a visually impaired... General 11/Aug/2014
Tactile tiles of little use to visually-impaired Tactile tiles, which are virtually the guiding lights for the visually-impaired, are hardly of any use to them in the Capital. Sometimes they end up leading into drains, as outside the power station... Accessibility, General 11/Aug/2014
US Gateway unveils app for the visually impaired passengers San Francisco International Airport has unveiled a prototype version of a smartphone app, which can help visually-impaired passengers to navigate through an airport terminal.   The app was... Accessibility, General, Science & technology, Product and Technology 08/Aug/2014
The blind photographer Brenden Borrellini was born completely deaf and with limited sight that developed into complete blindness. His disability presented many obstacles for him growing up but with a lot of hard work and... Achievements, General 08/Aug/2014
Accessibility for the visually challenged In its 10th year of operations, the Xavier's Resource Centre for the Visually Challenged (XRCVC) under the ADIP scheme of the Department of Disability Affairs, Ministry of Social Justice and... Accessibility, General, Science & technology, Product and Technology, Education and Employment 08/Aug/2014


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