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Work Assistant/A, BARC

Tue, 06/25/2019 - 15:32 -- geeta.nair


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Online applications are invited from eligible candidates for the following Group ‘C’ post in Bhabha Atomic Research Centre (BARC), Mumbai / Board of Radiation and Isotope Technology (BRIT), Navi Mumbai.

Officers (Scale-I, II & III) and Office Assistant (Multipurpose), IBPS

Tue, 06/25/2019 - 12:42 -- geeta.nair

Institute of Banking Personnel Selection
Common Recruitment Process for
Recruitment of Officers (Scale-I, II & III) and Office Assistant (Multipurpose) in
Regional Rural Banks (RRBs) - CRP RRBs VIII

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National Federation of Blind seeks 3% job reservation

Tue, 06/25/2019 - 11:02 -- geeta.nair

Tribune News Service


Shimla, June 20

The National Federation of the Blind (NFB) has urged the state government to implement its long-pending demands, including 3 per cent job reservation, backlog clearance, proper running of state managed special schools in Sundernagar and Dahlia, Shimla, and an increase in conveyance allowance from Rs 500 to Rs 1,000 per month.

How Chess Helps At-Risk Kids

Mon, 06/24/2019 - 12:53 -- geeta.nair

How useful is learning and playing chess for kids, particularly at-risk children? A lot, according to professors of education and nursing, probation officers, counselors, prosecuting lawyers, school teachers and administrators, and judges—in addition to parents and chess players.

Does parenting change with changing eyesight? - Guest column by Vineet Saraiwala

Wed, 06/19/2019 - 14:08 -- geeta.nair

Our guest columnist this week, Vineet Saraiwala, who leads inclusion at Big Bazaar and is an avid marathoner, talks about the valuable role his father has played in shaping his journey

In most Indian families, fathers' play the role in the background and prefer working silently as compared to the mothers'. They don't demonstrate emotions and are usually away at work so it is natural they spend less time
with their children. They support the family monetarily while the mother complements the family emotionally.

Road Safety and Mobility Training by NAB Delhi - Newz Hook article

Wed, 06/19/2019 - 13:59 -- geeta.nair

Traveling independently is a major challenge that people with vision impairments face in India. There are many assistive devices available today to help overcome this. The National Association for the Blind and
multinational tyre manufacturing company Goodyear have come together to implement a project in Delhi to spread awareness about this.

Musical Affair – a show by extremely talented visually impaired artists

Musical Affair – a show by extremely talented visually impaired artists You are invited with friends and family to this show on 25 June at the Stein Auditorium, India Habitat Centre, New Delhi. The event will start from 6.30 PM and will finish before 9 pm.
This event is being organized jointly by Golden Shine Cultural Welfare Trust, National Association for the Blind – Delhi with the support of Essel Social Welfare Foundation and Wada.
Entry is from Gate number 3. No pass or invitation card required.
Please call 18005320469 and 8826261166, 9212319672  for registration.

Lower Division Clerk and Multi Tasking Staff , Central University of Kerala

Tue, 06/18/2019 - 12:45 -- geeta.nair

Central University of Kerala
Tejaswini Hills,
Periye, Kasaragod-671316

Employment Notification No. NT-05/2018

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Last date for submission of On-line application: 30.06.2019

UK petition urges Sajid Javid to grant visas to blind Indian musicians

Tue, 06/18/2019 - 11:01 -- geeta.nair

Prem Bhagavan Nagaraju, 25, and Jyothi Kalaiselvi, 19, were scheduled to travel to the UK with a group of people from the disability organisation Devasitham Charitable Foundation based in Chennai.

Hundreds have signed an online petition addressed to UK Home Secretary Sajid Javid urging him to grant visitor visas to two blind musicians from India, who were due to perform in Scotland as part of a UK-India cultural exchange programme.


Mon, 06/17/2019 - 15:47 -- geeta.nair

India Post
Department of Posts

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For All Posts:
Registration & Fee Submission Start Date: 06/06/2019
Registration & Fee Submission End Date: 05/07/2019
Application online Submission Start Date: 13/06/2019
Application online Submission End Date: 12/07/2019



Visually-impaired musical band shows there is ‘Light After Dark’

Mon, 06/17/2019 - 12:47 -- geeta.nair

Shillong: A troupe of visually impaired musicians is hitting the right notes in this hill state, with night club owners and event managers lining up to hire them, more so after the state election department recently engaged them for pre-poll campaigns.

'Light After Dark', a musical band of five performers in their 20s, has been receiving rave reviews for its shows, not just in Meghalaya, but elsewhere in the region too, Zoma Sailo, a music teacher and the group's mentor, told PTI.

Govt websites make magnifying moves for visually challenged

Fri, 06/14/2019 - 11:51 -- geeta.nair

The Haryana Government is revamping its websites for visually challenged persons with the facility to magnify text up to 200 per cent, screen readers, text alternative of images and colour contrast for colour blind.

So far, 41 out of 61 state government websites have been equipped to support the visually challenged.

“It is part of Accessible India Campaign. Within days, all the remaining websites will be revamped,” said Neerja Sekhar, Principal Secretary, Social Justice and Empowerment, Haryana.

DU Admissions 2019: Disabled candidates in a fix over certificate for quota

Fri, 06/14/2019 - 11:00 -- geeta.nair

Candidates seeking admission to Delhi University (DU) under the disability quota are in a fix as from this year the University will accept disability certificate only from certain notified government hospitals.

Last month, the Delhi government had, designated 27 government hospitals across 11 districts to issue disability certificates under the new central Rights of Persons with Disabilities Act, 2016, for 21 conditions. These are the hospitals from where the candidates must get their certificate.

Shekhar Naik Foundation gives hope to aspiring blind cricketers

Thu, 06/13/2019 - 12:35 -- geeta.nair

Shekhar Naik needs no introduction. This blind cricketer has made his mark
in Indian sports through his remarkable achievements. He was the former captain of the Indian blind cricket team and has brought home many laurels for the country. Naik is now stepping into a new venture. He has
kick-started the Shekhar Naik Foundation, a sports academy exclusively for aspiring blind cricketers! Naik claims that his new academy is the first of its kind in India.

Recruitment Executive

Thu, 06/13/2019 - 12:12 -- geeta.nair

 Integrated Resources Pvt. Ltd

Requirement : Good communication skill (Training will be provided)

Job Profile: Recruiting, staffing

Locations: Ahmedabad, Pune, Gurgaon
Qualification : Graduate 

Timing:  6:30 pm to 3:30 am ( Pick up and drop facilities will be provided by company)

Salary: It depends on interview. Salary will not be constraint for right candidate.

Require both Visually Impaired candidate for Admin Department and disable persons for Recruiter position. 
there's no Age limit for either of the position. 

Store Executive, Indian Association for the Blind (IAB)

Thu, 06/13/2019 - 11:44 -- geeta.nair

Job openings for Low vision and Partially Blind Male in Pune as Store Executive
Eligibility - People with good mobility and*Hindi & English knowledge.
Salary range Rs. Rs.9,000 to 12,000.
Interested candidates contact: 9600372288 / 09600822995

Sharmila S 
 Project Coordinator

Indian Association for the Blind

Sundarajanpatty, Alagar Koil Main Road, Madurai - 625104

M: +91 9600372288

This online Tamil library focuses on visually challenged users

Thu, 06/13/2019 - 10:37 -- geeta.nair

Online library Vaasippom helps visually impaired people find the best of Tamil learning materials in one place

Technology may have upended traditional print media forever, but more people are into reading than ever before. Digital archiving and databases have made it possible for niche sections of the reading public, such as the visually challenged, to dip into the same pool as everyone else when it comes to electronic and audio books.


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