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Himachal varsity relaxes norms for visually impaired In a major relief to the visually impaired and physically challenged, the Himachal Pradesh University in Shimla has allowed them to engage a writer irrespective of his qualification in the exams, an... General, Policy News 21/Nov/2014
Blind businessman works to make entrepreneurs of other blind folks Blind businessman works to make entrepreneurs of other blind folks. You might not see a rebel or a reformer when you watch Pat Wallace tapping down the street with his white cane, but that’s what ... Education and Employment 20/Nov/2014
25 per cent of blindness can be prevented’ ‘25 per cent of blindness can be prevented’ Reducing preventable blindness by 25 per cent by 2019 in Telangana, Andhra Pradesh and elsewhere in the country is very much possible provided there is... General, Medical 19/Nov/2014
Pak blind team leaves for Cape Town on Nov 24 KARACHI: Pakistan blind cricket team will leave for Cape Town on November 24 to compete in Blind Cricket World Cup.   Zeeshan Abbasi will lead the national team in the event. The Blind Cricket World... Adventure and Sports 19/Nov/2014
Argentinian Student Invents Smart Shoe’ To Replace Cane For The Blind – 16 November 2014 An Argentine student has invented shoes with ultrasound sensors which allow people with visual impairments to walk without a cane. The shoes vibrate when the wearer approaches an object.The new shoes... Product and Technology 17/Nov/2014
Art should be felt by all, urges blind sculptor of Christ Art should be felt by all, urges blind sculptor of Christ Sunday, 16th November 2014 A blind Italian sculptor who crafted a magnificent marble replica of Jesus believes everyone should... Accessibility, Science & technology 17/Nov/2014
NAB EXTENDS HELP TO BLIND COUPLE IN CITY The National Association for the Blind (NAB) has extended help to visually-impaired Nilanchal Patra (31) of Tikarapada in Ganjam district by giving a tea, coffee and soup making machine to enable him... General, Product and Technology 12/Nov/2014
Ghana Blind Union Association holds congress Ghana Blind Union Association holds congress The Ghana Blind Union Association [GBU] on Tuesday held its annual Sports congress aimed at giving various sporting disciplines under blind sports... Adventure and Sports 12/Nov/2014
13-year-old Indian-origin boy gets Intel funding for developing Braille printer Houston: A 13-year-old Indian-origin boy has received a huge investment from Intel for developing a low-cost printer for the blind, making him the youngest tech entrepreneur funded by a venture... General, Product and Technology, Education and Employment 10/Nov/2014
UGC asks universities to create barrier free environment for physically handicapped The University Grants Commission has asked for a report from the universities across India regarding the allotment of funds to ensure a barrier-free environment for physically challenged students... General, Education and Employment 07/Nov/2014

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