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16-year-old from Sonala village invents 'Blind Eye', an artificial eye for the visually-impaired

Ravi who has always been keen on learning electronics got a new direction for his passion when Atal Tinkering Labs' (ATL) under the Atal Innovation Mission (AIM)

Published on 4th December 2020
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Jammu and Kashmir administration, police come to aid of specially-abled children

Abhedananda Home (School for specially-abled children) is the only school for the specially-abled children in Srinagar's Solina area where they receive free education

Published on 4th December 2020
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Jammu and Kashmir administration, police come to aid of school for specially-abled children

Abhedananda Home School Solina area in Srinagar have received hearing aids, blankets, clothes and other essential items from the government's Social Welfare Department

Published on 4th December 2020
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DU informs Delhi High Court that all UG, PG Open Book Exam results have been declared

Advocate Mohinder Rupal, representing DU, said results of all regular postgraduate and undergraduate courses, conducted through OBE, have been declared

Published on 2nd December 2020
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Punjab Govt releases advertisement to recruit 8,393 regular teachers, candidates to apply from Dec 1

Age limit for these posts has been fixed from 18 to 37 years but according to the notification of the Education department, the education providers, education volunteers, EGS

Published on 25th November 2020
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Pending results for UG, PG courses will be declared by November 30, DU tells HC

The bench noted the submission made by the counsel for DU that the remaining results of postgraduate and undergraduate courses shall be declared by November 30

Published on 24th November 2020
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Here's how these three engineering graduates developed a 'talking lamp' to help the visually impaired study better

Trestle Lab's device, Kibo, has been developed especially for the visually impaired to read printed text in 12 Indian languages. We talk to the Akshita Sachdeva to find out more

Published on 4th October 2020
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DU exams: HC asks Railways to try availing seats for persons with disability in emergency quota

The University Grants Commission (UGC) told the court that the provisional admission to PG courses will be permitted after September 30 until a revised academic calendar is in place

Published on 1st September 2020
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Disabled Delhi University students can write exams offline too, HC asks railways to provide subsidised tickets soon 

The court was hearing petitions challenging the validity of online OBE for being discriminatory towards PwD (Persons with Disability) category students

Published on 27th August 2020
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Why Mitra Jyothi's founder Madhu Singhal's story can inspire the young to see those who cannot see

From a talking book library to a Braille transcription centre, Madhu Singhal's organisation, Mitra Jyothi, empowers the visually impaired children, women and youngsters through education 

Published on 23rd August 2020
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KPSC texts all visually impaired candidates to find out if they need a scribe, after Karnataka HC order 

They have also said that they will accept a disability certificate authorised by any competent medical authority and not insist on it coming from their pre-approved centres 

Published on 22nd August 2020
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Karnataka HC gives an extra hour of time, mandatory scribe to visually impaired candidates writing KPSC exams

This petition filed by the National Federation of the Blind against the KPSC was heard by the High Court bench consisting of Chief Justice Abhay Oka and Ashok S Kinagi

Published on 20th August 2020
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YouTube, screen readers and Kannada literature: How Meghana, a visually challenged prodigy, cracked UPSC and KAS in the same year 

While most of the students say it is difficult to crack UPSC, for Meghana it was a part of her life. This girl who lost her vision set her standards high by cracking UPSC in the second attempt

Published on 13th August 2020
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In Priyanka's sights: This visually impaired teacher is determined to clear CET after acing NET, KSET

Priyanka Patoli is a 25-year-old visually-impaired woman who has cleared several competitive exams to become an assistant professor. She speaks about the challenges in accessing the study materials 

Published on 6th August 2020
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Owing to lack of equipment and scribes, 200 blind DU students cannot appear for Online Open Book Exams

The Delhi High Court on Tuesday heard a petition challenging the examination on grounds of discrimination towards differently-abled students

Published on 28th July 2020

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