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Officer Grade A (Assistant Manager) Legal & Information Technology

Fri, 09/21/2018 - 14:52 -- geeta.nair

SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE BOARD OF INDIA (SEBI)

Highlights of the advertisement are given below, for complete details visit www.sebi.gov.in

On line Application and Payment of fee On-Line: 15th September 2018 to 7th October 2018

Recruitment of Officer Grade A (Assistant Manager)-
GeneralStream, Legal Stream, Information Technology Stream and Engineering Stream 2018.

Visually-impaired NEET aspirant’s plea admitted

Fri, 09/21/2018 - 11:06 -- geeta.nair

MADURAI: The Madras High Court Bench at Madurai allowed a petition filed by a partially-visually impaired medical aspirant seeking medical seat after he was rejected owing to a disability certificate which declared him 90 percent impaired.

Allowing the plea, Justice V Parthiban cited the  Right to Persons with Disabilities Act, 2018 which ensures reservation for the differently abled persons and directed the Secretary of Selection Committee to allot a seat to the aspirant.

one vacancy for visually impaired at Delhi ( only for person residing at Delhi)

Thu, 09/20/2018 - 12:08 -- geeta.nair
JOB PROFILE - To represent organisation and meet customers like Doctors and Pharmacist at chemist shop, hospitals/nursing homes in assigned territory . He has to communicate with customers and promote organisation's mission, vision, concept of social cause and its medicines brand.   
 
Eligibility Criteria for required candidates

Clerical Cadre, Institute of Banking Personnel Selection (IBPS)

Wed, 09/19/2018 - 14:24 -- geeta.nair

Institute of Banking Personnel Selection
COMMON RECRUITMENT PROCESS FOR
RECRUITMENT OF CLERKS
IN PARTICIPATING ORGANISATIONS (CRP CLERKS-VIII for Vacancies of 2019-20 )
Website: www.ibps.in
In case of queries / complaints please log in to http://cgrs.ibps.in/

Highlights of the advertisement are given below, for complete details visit https://www.ibps.in/wp-
content/uploads/Detailed_Advt_CRP_Clerks_8_1.pdf

More to go blind – Ghana Health Service Report

Wed, 09/19/2018 - 10:23 -- geeta.nair

About 300,000 Ghanaians are at risk of going blind, the Director of Institutional Care Division of the Ghana Health Service (GHS), Dr Samuel Kaba Akoriyea, has disclosed.

According to him, already about 200,000 individuals have gone totally blind with cataract being the leading cause.

Dr Kaba Akorieya revealed this yesterday at the official launch of the National Cataract Outreach Programme (NACOP) in the Eastern Region.

48 yrs on, visually impaired ex-serviceman gets pension

Tue, 09/18/2018 - 11:47 -- geeta.nair

Chandigarh, September 14

For almost half a century, a visually impaired ex-serviceman ran from pillar to post in dire straits as he had to do without pension that had been rejected by the Defence Accounts Department even though the Army had recommended it.

Sepoy Mohinder Singh of the Sikh Regiment, now 70 years old and resident of Banur village near here, had joined the Army in 1968. In 1970, after having served for just two years and four months, he was invalided out on medical grounds due to failing sight.

We want people to look up to us with pride, not sympathy, says CABI secy

Tue, 09/18/2018 - 11:22 -- geeta.nair

People look up to us in sympathy, but we want them to look up to us with pride, says secretary of Cricket Association for the Blind in India (CABI) and cricket player Sonu Golkar.

For the first time, the city cricket lovers will witness an International tournament for the blind.

The international tournament will be played in Bhopal on October 17 that will be a great experience for the game lovers.

The tournament is organised by Cricket Association for the Blind in India (CABI). The back-to-back series of cricket will be held in different cities of the country.

Probationary Asst.Manager (Credit)(JMGS I) in General Banking Stream

Fri, 09/14/2018 - 14:18 -- geeta.nair

VIJAYA BANK
(A Government of India Undertaking)
HEAD OFFICE: BANGALORE – 560 001

Highlights of the advertisement are given below, for complete details visit www.vijayabank.com

Opening Date and Closing Date for on-line registration in website (For All Applicants, including those from Far Flung Areas): 12.09.2018 to 27.09.2018

I WANT TO MAKE A MOBILE APP ACCESSIBLE TO VISUALLY IMPAIRED! REALLY?

Fri, 09/14/2018 - 10:42 -- geeta.nair

A common myth about web accessibility is that it “Only helps visually impaired”. It’s one we hear again and again. We only want to test with screen readers.

This approach of building accessibility and inclusion for only one group at a times, is not really practical.

Let me share how I see it with a very real world example. Let’s take the example of an elevator which will be used by lots of different people with diverse needs. Imagine if we went with only one disability at a time, when we thought of accessibility. Let’s look at the needs one at a time:

U.P. Judicial Service Civil Judge (Junior Division),UTTAR PRADESH PUBLIC SERVICE COMMISSION

Thu, 09/13/2018 - 12:38 -- geeta.nair

UTTAR PRADESH PUBLIC SERVICE COMMISSION
ADVT. NO : A-3/E-1/2018

Highlights of the advertisement are given below, for complete details visit http://uppsc.up.nic.in/ADVT_PDFFILE/PDF_ADVT_English_404.pdf

Last Date for On-line Submission of Application: 11/10/2018

U.P. Judicial Service Civil Judge (Junior Division) Examination-2018

Visually impaired 20-year-old Hyderabad man wants to become a lawyer

Thu, 09/13/2018 - 10:43 -- geeta.nair

Twenty-year-old Eshwar Rao Javvadi from Hyderabad is just a few months away from graduating as a lawyer from Gujarat National Law University (GNLU) in Ahmedabad.

But there is something special about Eshwar's story. He is visually impaired. He lost his vision at the age of 10 in 2007.

Eshwar remembers a taxation lawyer he met when he was five, and he wanted to be the same.

Despite all the hardships Eshwar faced, he worked hard to fulfil his dream.

trip to Hampi

Inditrippers is organising an inclusive trip to Hampi in association with Smileys organisation on 22nd and 23rd of September. Inditrippers is a tours and travel initiative which is driven by Persons with Vision Impairment. Bring along all  your friends and family to experience the “inclusive trip”. It will be a trip which is mind-freshing ,breathtaking, engaging, exploring, bon-firing and more importantly making more friends and creating more memories.

Make Smart City blueprint disabled-friendly: Centre

Wed, 09/12/2018 - 10:59 -- geeta.nair

For the first time since the launch of the Smart City Mission four years ago, the Centre has stressed on making a blueprint on how a smart city should look like from a differently-abled person’s point of view.

The Modi Government on Tuesday asked the States to ensure integrating disabled-friendly measures in various projects being implemented in the smart cities under the Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s pet project. 

Increase in corneal donation and transplant at Delhi AIIMS

Wed, 09/12/2018 - 10:38 -- geeta.nair

The National Programme for Control of Blindness (NPCB) estimates that there are around 1,20,000 corneal blind persons in the country and about 20,000 to 30,000 cases get added every year.

At 1,844 corneas, the All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) recorded its highest ever donations in 2017, according to the data from the National Eye Bank. The donor corneas are transplanted in people with corneal blindness.

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