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Nostalgia sets in as time runs out for India’s beloved watch India’s first indigenous manufacturer of timepieces, the state-owned HMT Watches, will soon wind down, its nostalgic appeal swamped by mounting losses and fierce competition. At its peak, in the... General 16/Sep/2014
Court reverses undue transfer of blind professor A vindictive transfer of a 100% visually impaired professor of English, from a college close to his home to one 18km away by the Puducherry higher education department, was flayed by the... General, Education and Employment 16/Sep/2014
Narayana students win CBSE national science exhibition Nagpur: An innovative project by two Std IX students of Narayana Vidyalayam won the 'best project' award at the national level CBSE Science Exhibition 2013-14. Aditya Bhopale and Kartikeya Rehpade... General 16/Sep/2014
Delegation of Visually Impaired Children from National Association for Blind Meets Vice President A delegation of visually impaired children of National Association for the Blind, New Delhi along with the office bearers of the Associationmet the Vice President of IndiaShri M. Hamid Ansari here... General 16/Sep/2014
Visually impaired kids can learn astronomy -It has been noted that visually impaired students fail to understand geography chapters based on astronomy in schools.So Dr Kalpana Kharade, associate professor and Hema Peese, assistant professor... Accessibility, Science & technology, Education and Employment 16/Sep/2014
Audio description gives visually impaired a new movie experience   Going to the cinema is for most people an easy-going form of entertainment.  For the visually impaired community however, it has long been simply more hassle than it's worth. And yet with "audio... Accessibility, General 12/Sep/2014
Google Drive and Docs gain accessibility options for visually-impaired users     With a visual impairment, using any software or service can be anything from tricky to impossible. Windows and other operating systems have long included features that make them easier for blind... Accessibility, General, Science & technology, Product and Technology 12/Sep/2014
Successfully Crowdfunded Blind Accessible Audio Game, Grail to the Thief, Now Available for Download For All To Play today announced the launch of Grail to the Thief, an interactive audio adventure for Windows, Mac, and Linux that can be played using only sound, without the need for visuals. The... Accessibility, General, Science & technology, Product and Technology, Adventure and Sports 11/Sep/2014
Kingston drives its vision strategy forward   The London borough of Kingston has established a Visual Impairment (VI) Parliament which aims to provide blind and partially sighted people with the opportunity to represent the wider visually... General 11/Sep/2014
Government to encourage children for organ donation The government would work to encourage children to develop a positive attitude towards organ donation, particularly for eye donation, union Health Minister Harsh Vardhan has said. The minister said... General 09/Sep/2014

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