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New Delhi [India], August 2 (ANI): The Delhi High Court has constituted a high-powered committee to look into all the grievances and problems faced by visually challenged persons to access financial services.
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Chandigarh (Punjab) [India], July 29 (ANI/PRNewswire): According to a report by the World Health Organization, there are currently 28.5 Crore people in the world who are visually impaired. Among those, 3.90 Crore people are blind whereas 24.60 Crore people are living with low vision or visu
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New Delhi [India] May 24 (ANI/PNN): Sukhdeep Singh Aasht, a Triathlete, Ironman 70.3, and Marathoner (Sub4), has initiated a first-of-its-kind Global Inclusivity Run by the visually impaired for awareness of glaucoma. The first two phases of this Global Initiative have already been conducted
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Nagpur (Maharashtra) [India], April 17 (ANI): Country's first-ever radio channel for the visually impaired, named 'Radio Aksh' has been launched in Nagpur, with the Blind Relief Association Nagpur and Samdrushti Kshamata Vikas Avam Anusandhan Mandal (Saksham) serving as the pioneers of the c
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Riyadh [Saudi Arabia], April 12 (ANI/PRNewswire): A visually impaired contestant starred in an international competition in Saudi Arabia, dedicated to reciting the Holy Quran and delivering adhan (the Islamic call to prayer) based on voice only, without the accompaniment of any musical instr
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Karimganj (Assam) [India], April 5 (ANI): BJP MLA from Patharkandi constituency Krishnendu Paul on Monday met the ninth standard student, Ankurit Karmakar, of Assam's Karimganj district who designed 'smart shoe' for the visually impaired and said that the state government will extend full su
Karimganj (Assam) [India], April 4 (ANI): A 9th standard student from Assam's Karimganj has designed a sensor-enabled smart shoe for visually impaired persons.
Guwahati (Assam) [India], April 3 (ANI): In a bid to help visually impaired people, a young boy from Assam's Karimganj district has designed a sensor-enabled smart shoe.
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New Delhi [India], March 29 (ANI): India's first woman double medalist at the Paralympics, Avani Lekhara addressed a group of visually impaired students during the unique school-visit campaign, Meet The Champions, held in New Delhi's Shaheed Hemu Kalani Sarvodaya Bal Vidyalaya on Monday.
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Singapore, March 14 (ANI): Inspired by her own experience where she faced challenges in her learning and education journey, Vidhya Y who is herself visually challenged, co-founded Vembi Technologies to increase access to content for the visually impaired.
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New Delhi [India], February 19 (ANI): The Supreme Court has granted interim relief to a visually impaired doctor by allowing him to appear in state counselling for admission for MD Psychiatry.
Updated : 7 months ago IST
Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], January 6 (ANI): Actor Rajkummar Rao will be seen essaying the role of visually impaired industrialist Srikanth Bolla in a yet-to-be-titled film.