Eyesight

  • Digital boom means more kids with poor eyesight 11-10-2012 02:01 PM

    New Delhi: Eight-year-old Ritesh Walia peers through his spectacles at Hercules saving a lost princess, his latest video game. After five hours with Hercules, he switches to Angry Birds, and then to Pokemon. Ritesh is not alone in his addiction to video games. With increasing access to computers, smart phones,...
  • Achieving Vision 2020 is a small target: Kalam 18-09-2012 02:50 PM

    Hyderabad: Visual impairment in India has gone down by just 10 percent in the last six years and blindness has reduced by only 12 percent, according to a survey conducted by the World Health Organisation. More than 450 million in India require vision correction, of which 100 million do not...
  • Boy loses eyesight after teacher slaps him: FIR 27-02-2012 08:42 AM

    Dehradun: A class 8 student lost his eyesight after he was allegedly thrashed by his teacher for not bringing a book to school. The incident occurred in Scholars' Home. The Principal has denied the allegations. A case has been filed against the school and the teacher. The victim, Mohit Arora,...
  • CJ: Humanitarian act restores sight for child 09-12-2009 12:23 PM

    The child was bitten by bugs and was losing his eyesight. ...
  • 7 medical myths busted, use your brains 22-12-2007 01:18 PM

    Pakistan silenced a packed Premadasa venue with an impressive victory by 11 runs against Sri Lanka. ...
  • Playing video games, improve eyesight 20-03-2007 10:36 AM

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