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Assistant Professor (Computer Science & Engineering, Electronics & Communication Engineering, English)

Wed, 08/21/2019 - 12:38 -- geeta.nair

Indian Institute of Information Technology, 
2nd Floor, Prabha Bhawan, 
MNIT Campus, 
Jawaharlal Nehru Marg,
Jaipur-302017 (Rajasthan)
Kota
Advt. No. 01/Teaching/IIITKOta/Estt/2019

Highlights of the advertisement are given below, for complete details visit http://www.iiitkota.ac.in/PDF/Recruitment/2019/Advt_IIITKota.pdf or refer to the Employment News dated 10th August2019, page no.50

Last Date for Online Application: 28.08.2019

Pioneer pedalling: Auburn woman is first blind cyclist in the Great Race

Wed, 08/21/2019 - 10:08 -- geeta.nair

AUBURN — Even though Alice Jordan can only see less than 10% of her field of vision, that doesn't stop her from painting and collecting work from other artists. The walls of her Auburn home are adorned with them.

And her vision loss didn't stop Jordan, 70, from becoming the first blind person to bike in the annual Great Race. On Aug. 11, she and her cycling partner, Jim Kleiber, rode a reclining tandem bicycle for 10 miles on country roads in the town of Owasco to complete the cycling portion of the relay race.

Courtroom Asks RBI About Steps To Make Banking Companies Pleasant For Blind

Wed, 08/21/2019 - 09:59 -- geeta.nair

New Delhi: 

The Delhi Excessive Courtroom on Tuesday requested the Centre and the Reserve Financial institution of India as to what steps they intend to absorb future to make ATMs, on-line banking companies and foreign money notes of Rs 50 and decrease denominations, extra consumer pleasant for the visually impaired.

गूगल के विज्ञापन में नजर आएंगे दृष्टिहीन आइएएस सतेंद्र सिंह जागरण विशेष

Tue, 08/20/2019 - 14:30 -- geeta.nair

आसिफ अली, अमरोहाउत्तर प्रदेश स्थित अमरोहा के निवासी दृष्टिहीन युवा सतेंद्र सिंह ने गत सिविल सर्विसेज परीक्षा में 714वीं रैंक हासिल की। अब वह गूगल के विज्ञापन में दूसरों को जीने की कला सिखाते दिखाई देंगे। वैश्विक सर्च इंजन गूगल ने अपने एक उत्पाद के विज्ञापन में सतेंद्र के संघर्ष और सफलता को दिखाया है।सतेंद्र सिंह ने इस साल केंद्रीय लोक सेवा आयोग (यूपीएससी) की परीक्षा में बाजी मारी। उन्हें यह सफलता तीसरे प्रयास में मिली है। सतेंद्र दिल्ली विवि में असिस्टेंट प्रोफेसर रहे हैं। बेहद साधारण परिवार से ताल्लुक रखने वाले के सतेंद्र के पिता किसान हैं। सतेंद्र सालभर के ही थे जब उन्होंने आखों की रोशनी

Assistant Professor, ASSAM UNIVERSITY, SILCHAR-788011

Tue, 08/20/2019 - 12:25 -- geeta.nair

ASSAM UNIVERSITY, SILCHAR-788011
Assam
(A Central University established by an Act of Parliament)
NOTIFICATION NO 4/2019 DATED 8th AUGUST, 2019

Highlights of the advertisement are given below, for complete details visit http://www.aus.ac.in/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/NOTICE-WITH-APPLICATION-ASSTT-PROF-19.pdf
Last date of receipt of applications is : 0
7.09.2019

This voice assistant can help visually impaired browse web

Tue, 08/20/2019 - 10:22 -- geeta.nair

Researchers have developed a new voice assistant that allows people with visual impairments to get web content quickly and effortlessly from smart speakers and similar devices.

The research team from University of Waterloo found a way to merge the best elements of voice assistants with screen readers to create a tool called Voice Exploration, Retrieval and Search (VERSE) that makes web searches easier.

Finolex call centre

Mon, 08/19/2019 - 15:16 -- geeta.nair

We are running Finolex call centre in TTI since 2016. As part of this project, we wish to employ visually impaired, orthopedic challeged girls from Tamilnadu, Andhra Pradesh and Karnataka as tele callers. Apart from their proficency in their native language, they should have basic knowledge of computer and English. We would need following information to proceed further for interviews. 

1. Candidate C.V with photo
2. Age 18 to 35 years, qualification** Minimum HSC
3. Knowledge of MS Office ( good command on excel worksheet)

Making life better for poor, differently abled students: Vinyasa Trust

Mon, 08/19/2019 - 10:47 -- geeta.nair

BENGALURU: Around 2.68 crore people in the country, or 2.21 per cent of the total Indian population of 121 crore, are differently-abled, as per the 2011 Census. Of these differently-abled people, 69 per cent stay in rural areas. Catering to their needs, the Vinyasa Trust for Differently Challenged Institute provides free education, accommodation and healthcare to economically disadvantaged students.

InclusionChamps-Ankita Gulati wins Universal Design Award 2019 for TouchVision

Mon, 08/19/2019 - 10:39 -- geeta.nair

The winners of the national disability awards this year give us much to hope when it comes to building an inclusive India for tomorrow. Starting today, we share profiles of some of the winners of the NCPEDP MPHASIS Universal Design Award 2019, beginning with Ankita Gulati for her device TouchVision.

HC allows visually impaired man to study in JNU

Mon, 08/19/2019 - 10:27 -- geeta.nair

Court quashes university’s decision to fail him as he did not appear in repeat courses

The Delhi High Court has cleared the path for a visually impaired student to pursue M.Phil programme in Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) by quashing the institute’s decision to fail him in the second semester of M.A. (Persian) for not appearing in the repeat course exam.

Justice C. Hari Shankar not only granted relief to Ghalib Zeyad but also praised him for his “perseverance and hard work”.

Nurturing the difference

Fri, 08/16/2019 - 10:12 -- geeta.nair

It is time we upgrade our infrastructure, broaden mentalities, look away from traditional teaching methods and incorporate new ones for specially-abled children. By Sakshi Sharma

Conversations about inclusive education for differently-abled children in mainstream schools is a debate that has been alive for a while but its implementation is a challenge and hence, yet to be completely realised.

Government to roll back tax on disability pension for forces

Fri, 08/16/2019 - 10:05 -- geeta.nair

Disability pensions in the Indian armed forces will continue to be exempt from tax, Union defence minister Rajnath Singh has conveyed to senior government officials, effectively rolling back a recent order that brought the provision in the tax net.

At the same time, however, the minister has called on the three services – the Indian Army, the Indian Air Force and the Indian Navy -- to device a mechanism to reduce instances of misuse of the rules, according to people familiar with the developments who asked not to be named.

HARYANA STAFF SELECTION COMMISSION (HSSC)

Wed, 08/14/2019 - 12:13 -- geeta.nair
HARYANA STAFF SELECTION COMMISSION
BAYS NO. 67-70, SECTOR-2,
PANCHKULA - 134151 Website: www.hssc.gov.in
Advt. No 13/2019

Highlights of the advertisement are given below, for complete details visit http://www.hssc.gov.in/writereaddata/Advertisements/94_1_1_Advt.%20no.%2013-2019.pdf

Closing  date for submission of online appliication: 5th September 2019

Deepanjali Trust, lighting up lives of visually impaired

Wed, 08/14/2019 - 10:33 -- geeta.nair

BENGALURU: Here is an organisation that provides for opportunities to the deserving, young, and talented children. However, they come with disabilities of any form or from marginalized economic backgrounds. Deepanjali Trust for the Disabled was established in 2012 by three highly motivated graduates who were all visually impaired but had a strong desire to help people with disabilities and help them explore the life opportunities for which they themselves had to fight so hard to get.

Gramin Dak Sevaks (GDS/(BPM/(ABPM, India post, Ministry of Communications

Tue, 08/13/2019 - 12:40 -- geeta.nair

India Post
Ministry of Communications
Punjab Circle
STC/18-50/GDS ONLINE II

Highlights of the advertisement are given below, for complete details visit : file:///C:/Users/ADMIN/Downloads/Punjab-17.pdf

Registration & Fee Submission End Date: 04/09/2019

Applications are invited by the respective recruiting authorities as shown in the annexure ‘I’ against each post, from eligible candidates for the selection and engagement to the following posts of Gramin Dak Sevaks.

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