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UK court ruling to lead to improved facilities for blind voters

Wed, 05/08/2019 - 11:11 -- geeta.nair

Arrangements for blind and partially sighted people to vote in secret are “a parody of the electoral process”, a high court judge has ruled in a decision that will force improvements to the system.

The legal challenge to the adaptation used at ballot boxes was brought by Rachael Andrews, 46, from Norwich, who has no sight in one eye and little sight in the other.

workshop on Inclusive education and academic Accessibility along with short exhibition.

Third Thursday of May is commemorated as Global Accessibility Awareness Day and entire week is marked for accessibility for persons with disabilities. Savitribai Phule Pune University is commemorating the day to sensitize its all the stakeholders about creation of accessible environment for persons with disabilities.
This year the day is on 16th may 2019 and week is starting from 13th may to 18 may.

Secretary, Class-I (Gazetted) (on Contract basis), Himachal Pradesh Public Service Commission (HPPSC)

Mon, 05/06/2019 - 17:12 -- geeta.nair

Himachal Pradesh Public Service Commission
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Closing date for submission of online recruitment applications (ORA) i.e. 23rd May, 2019

“Basic Android Training” Workshop

XRCVC is happy to announce on theme “Basic Android Training” Workshop. The mobile phones is currently became part of everyone’s life. In technology world, user access majority of things through mobile itself eg: Calling, Messenger, Banking etc. The visually challenged user was using basic handset mobile which has buttons but currently in the technology world smartphone is ruling the world in smart way. The visually challenged can also access the touchscreen smartphones in smart way with the help of talkback software which available in all android smartphones.

workshop on the theme “PowerPoint 2010 with NVDA”.

The XRCVC Viviana Extension Thane is happy to announce a One day workshop on the theme “PowerPoint 2010 with NVDA”.
PowerPoint is a presentation package that allows you to create overheads, slide shows, and presentations.
The feature of the workshop is enhancing presentation skills of PowerPoint slides, in slide shows etc.
Eligibility: Participants should have good knowledge of English language and screen reader.
Registrations available on a first-come-first-served basis.
Date: Saturday, May 18, 2019
Time: 11.00 am to 5.30 pm.

Short term computer training course

Fri, 05/03/2019 - 12:28 -- geeta.nair

Short term computer training course for school going blind students, no hostel facility.
Course Duration: 25 May to 10 June 2019 10 am to 5 pm, Batch For schoolgoing blind students, no hostel facility
Maximum capacity: 15 students
•         Candidates who have under Class 12th are eligible.
The following topics are included in the syllabus.
•         Basic Hardware and Software concepts
•         Word Processing (MS Word)
•         Read, Writing & Editing
•         Internet Browsing

Workshop Training on the theme “Advanced Excel with JAWS” by XRCVC

Fri, 05/03/2019 - 11:55 -- geeta.nair

Workshop Training on the theme “Advanced Excel with JAWS” by XRCVC There are huge number of visually challenged persons working in the financial sector handling various tasks from credit monitoring to HR and many such. We, at XRCVC have designed an exclusive workshop theme “Advanced Excel Workshop with JAWS” for skill development on Excel office application specific to commercial jobs for the visually challenged finance associated students, interns & employee.

Admission in physiotherapy and massage course

Thu, 05/02/2019 - 17:13 -- geeta.nair

 The school for physiotherapy and J.M.M.T ( Japanese Medical manual therapy ) at Blind Peoples Association Ahmadabad will start its Admission from 13th of June 2019, Morning 10:00 AM.
Course Type - Physiotherapy is a 3 years and 6 months degree course while J.M.M.T  is 2 year certificate course and it is more recommended for late blind persons.

* 12th pass with English subject and minimum 50% marks.
* Age limit is 30 years for boat the course.  

9th Hydrabad Fide Rating Chess Tournament for Visually Challenged, 2019

Thu, 05/02/2019 - 11:54 -- geeta.nair

Organised by Devnar foundation under the aegis of All India Chess Federation.

Free Accommodation will be made available from 30th April Evening to 6th May Morning 2019.

All Players must mandotory to register on and pay Rs. 50/- and also pay AICF annual registration fee ( of Rs. 250/- Before 15th April, 2019.

Please note that All participants must register their entries on or before 15th April, 2019.

Confirm entry by calling us.



Wed, 05/01/2019 - 11:20 -- geeta.nair

(Established by the State Legislature Act XII of 1956) (‘A+’ Grade, NAAC Accredited)
Advertisement No. 1/2019 (Published on 03.03.2019)

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Closing date for submission of online applications 15.05.2019 (by 11:59 PM)


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