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For schools to be safe -On December 17, 2012, exactly a day after the Delhi gangrape case that shook the country, a three-year-old girl was taken to the toilet of  her play school in Delhi and raped by the owner-principal’... Discrimination, General, Education and Employment 30/Jul/2014
Documentary on Vaikom Vijayalakshmi Released   A documentary on singer Vaikom Vijayalakshmi, directed by V K Subhash, was released here on Sunday.   An august audience, including writer M K Sanu, music director Jerry Amaldev and Assistant... Achievements, General 30/Jul/2014
Academy Teaching Visually Impaired Students Life Skills     Two dozen visually impaired students are part of the Summer Academy in State College where they're learning every day life skills as well as things specifically for the visually impaired. "We're... General 30/Jul/2014
Lab for visually impaired gets Sh4.5mn GE donation   Kenya is among several African countries set to benefit from a skills transfer programme supported by General Electric (GE) the global infrastructure leader. The citizenship programme dubbed ‘... Accessibility, Science & technology, Product and Technology 30/Jul/2014
Start-ups coming up with new applications for the visually impaired A host of applications that help the visually impaired navigate the world- both digital and real- is being developed by about half a dozen startups that are also gaining investor attention. These... Accessibility, Science & technology, Product and Technology 30/Jul/2014
An Obama dinner invite for a disabled Indian girl Next week, US President Barack Obama and his wife will host 12 disabled people from all over the world, including one from Mumbai, for an exclusive dinner at the White House... Achievements, General, Adventure and Sports 28/Jul/2014
Proteas squad hosts coaching clinic for visually impaired cricketers in Lanka Johannesburg: Members of the South Africa squad took time out to host a coaching clinic for visually impaired cricketers in Colombo on Tuesday, ahead of their second Test against Sri Lanka, which is... General, Adventure and Sports 25/Jul/2014
Hyderabad firm develops 'smart shoes' for visually impaired and athletes Secunderabad (Andhra Pradesh) based Ducere Technologies has launched the haptic footwear under their wearable technology brand Lechal (meaning "take me there" in Hindi) that helps the visually... Accessibility, General, Science & technology, Product and Technology 25/Jul/2014
Quota for disabled; HC asks Centre to modify OM on vacancies The Delhi High Court has asked the Centre to modify its 2013 office memorandum after considering the representation of NGO National Federation of Blind on computation of seats to be reserved for... General, Policy News 24/Jul/2014
Cry for suspension of Utkal faculty Visually challenged students today sat on a protest before the disability commissioner’s office here demanding immediate suspension of the Utkal university faculty Sujit Acharya. Acharya had... Education and Employment 24/Jul/2014


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