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Teaching and Non-Teaching posts, Banaras Hindu University

Thu, 02/21/2019 - 16:36 -- geeta.nair

Banaras Hindu University (BHU)
Tel. : 0542-6703236 Fax: 0542-2368781 

(Advertisement No - 06/2018-2019) 

Highlights of the advertisement are given below, for complete details visit or refer to the Employment News dated 16th February 2019, page no.19

Last Date for Online submission of Application form 16.02.2019 upto 5.00 p.m. (Extended upto 25.02.2019) 

LovePossible - Newlyweds Shilpa & Danish Mahajan are setting serious couple goals

Thu, 02/21/2019 - 13:14 -- geeta.nair

In our special month-long coverage around Valentine's Day, we bring you the story of newlyweds Shilpa Kashyap and Danish Mahajan.

It was her simplicity that struck Danish Mahajan when he met Shilpa Kashyap for the first time over a year ago. Shilpa was a volunteer with an NGO in Delhi, where she was based, and Danish met her during one of his visits from Pathankot, where he lives.

Basic Computer Skill Training combined with Life skill Training for the visually impaired

Thu, 02/21/2019 - 13:10 -- geeta.nair

Mitra Jyothi to announce the next batch of our Basic Computer Skill Training combined with Life skill Training for the visually impaired during the summer months! Read along for all necessary details! Do share this email with probable candidates you may be aware of

After playing for 15 years, I am getting recognition now" - My Take by blind chess champ Kishan Gangolli

Wed, 02/20/2019 - 12:46 -- geeta.nair

In My Take this week, blind Kishan Gangolli, regarded as the greatest blind chess player that India has ever produced, talks about his journey reaching the top of the game and why he nearly quit playing.

Growing up in Shimoga, Karnataka, I could never participate in games or play outdoor sports like my friends and classmates did. I had 75% vision disability, which limited my sports options and I would stay indoors during games period, which was quite lonely.

Tuning in to home language reading needs of the blind, partially sighted

Wed, 02/20/2019 - 10:45 -- geeta.nair

Cape Town – A new online sports radio station has joined Blind SA, the SA Braille Authority and Nal’ibali to ensure that blind and partially sighted learners will be able to read aloud in their own languages.

This comes ahead of International Mother Language Day, to be celebrated on Thursday, and 1World Sports Radio will be doing so in a unique way.

To make Kerala disabled-friendly

Wed, 02/20/2019 - 10:16 -- geeta.nair

To raise voice for people with physical disabilities and to create a disabled friendly/accessible Kerala, Jyothirgamaya Foundation, an organisation working towards the empowerment of visually-challenged people, in association with Yagna Dhruva ’19, the inter-collegiate techno-cultural fest hosted by LBS Institute of Technology for Women, and Sahridhaya are conducting an accessible walk and a flash mob on Friday. The event is aimed to bring differently abled people out and shed light on their urgent need for inclusion and accessibility in all respects.

MMG Scale II and JMG Scale I (Punjab National Bank)

Tue, 02/19/2019 - 15:56 -- geeta.nair

Punjab National Bank (PNB)
Human Resources Development Division
Corporate Office , 
Sector 10, Dwarka , 
New Delhi -110075

Highlights of the advertisement are given below, for complete details visit

Closing Date for On-line Registration (Including for Candidates from Far-Flung Areas): 02.03.2019


Management Trainee (General), Accountant, Superintendent (General), Jr. Superintendent and Hindi Translator

Tue, 02/19/2019 - 12:13 -- geeta.nair

(A Premier Schedule ‘A’ Mini Ratna Govt. of India Undertaking)
Corporate Office: 4/1, 
Siri Institutional Area, August Kranti Marg, 
Hauz Khas, New Delhi-110 016
Advertisement No. CWC/1-Manpower/DR/Rectt/2019/01

Technical reasons deny pension to disabled man

Tue, 02/19/2019 - 10:43 -- geeta.nair

CHENNAI: On Monday at 10am, Kader Basha and his 31-year-old brother, Jankir, headed to the Chennai collectorate to submit a grievance petition to the district revenue officer. 

Everything will be fine. Don’t worry,” said Kader tightly clasping his elder brother’s hand. Jankir has learning difficulties and the two visited the office to claim his due disability pension amount. 

Judicial Translator

Mon, 02/18/2019 - 15:32 -- geeta.nair


Highlights of the advertisement are given below, for complete details visit

Last date for creation of New Log In for online registration 07.03.2019 (22:00 Hrs) 

Online applications are invited from Indian Nationals / Citizens of India for filling up following existing vacancies and for preparing a panel for future vacancies: 

Advanced Excel Training

Mon, 02/18/2019 - 14:38 -- geeta.nair

Are you person with vision impairment? Are you good at Computer Basics? Do
you want to learn Advanced Excel? Are you interested to apply for better
career opportunities by  developing extra skills in Excel? Here is a great

You need vision, not sight

Mon, 02/18/2019 - 11:53 -- geeta.nair

This woman shows grit is all it takes to surmount odds

Lack of eyesight has never been a worry for me all my life, probably because I do not know what it is like to have eyesight, says S. Pavunthai, the Headmistress of Indian Association of Blind Higher Secondary School at Sundararajanpatti near Alagarkoil in Madurai. The woman, who was instrumental in starting the school, goes on rounds, teaches English, History and Economics. Speaking to Sanjana Ganesh, Ms. Pavunthai says she has little time to unwind.

One day workshop entitled "*Web Accessibility- Hands-on Training

Farook College (Autonomous), Kozhikode in collaboration with Kerala State Centre for Assistive Technologies (KSCAT) is organizing a one day workshop entitled "*Web Accessibility- Hands-on Training in Bookshare online library for Visually Impaired" *sponsored by KSCSTE, Govt. of Kerala  on 20th February 2019 from KSCAT Training lab at Farook College.

You are requested to ensure the participation of visually impaired students of your institution for this auspicious occasion. Details regarding this workshop is given in the brochure attached herewith this mail.

More community radio licences for the most disadvantaged areas of India #TheRadioFestival Delhi

Mon, 02/18/2019 - 11:11 -- geeta.nair

“It is rare to find public, private and community radio working together, but they are doing so for this radio festival,” said UNESCO representative Al-Amin Yusuph, opening the Delhi Radio Festival on World Radio Day

WRD was proclaimed in 2011 adopted by the UN General Assembly the following year.

Explaining the idea behind WRD, Yusuph told delegates the international day aims “to strengthen interaction and cooperation amongst broadcasters and to celebrate radio as a medium.”

An exhibition shares how the visually challenged pioneer of modern Indian art, Benode Behari Mukherjee saw the world

Mon, 02/18/2019 - 10:53 -- geeta.nair

Related News An exhibition to mark Rabindranath Tagore’s birth anniversary focuses on works created in his later years A Pale View of Hills V-C’s gherao withdrawn, Registrar says ‘even militants better than these students’ Around a month after Santiniketan announced that it will honour its eminent alumni Benode Behari Mukherjee with a gallery dedicated to […]

Review petition challenging 50% vision, hearing disability limit for judge's post to be filed next week

Fri, 02/15/2019 - 12:43 -- koshy.mathew@ey...

The Supreme Court bench order stipulating a 50% disability limit in hearing and vision impairment for the post of civil judge is all set to be challenged.

Next week, Advocate V Surendra Mohan plans to file a review petition seeking that the order be placed before a larger bench.


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