Visually Challenged

  • Now, a notice board in Braille to teach Taj Mahal's history to visually challenged 07-03-2014 07:10 PM

    Blind tourists can now read the history of the Taj Mahal in the complex. The Archaeological Survey of India (ASI) has provided a notice board in Braille script for their convenience. Agra District Magistrate ManishaTrighatia unveiled the notice board, which some visually handicapped students and their teachers read -- and...
  • Girls' hostel warden arrested for seeking sexual favours 29-04-2013 05:45 AM

    Jaipur: The warden of an educational institute for visually challenged children was arrested on Sunday for seeking sexual favours from the 15-year-old daughter of a sanitation worker in Jaipur, police said. An investigation is now on to confirm whether visually challenged girl inmates of the institute's hostel were also harassed...
  • Man charged with sexually harassing visually challenged girls 08-04-2013 12:50 AM

    Warangal: Four teenaged girls studying at a private institute for the visually challenged in Hanamkonda have claimed that they were sexually harassed by the husband of the institute's owner, police said on Sunday. B Bhaskar sexually harassed the girls aged between 14 and 16 years in April at the institute's...
  • Avoid a headache, use your PC like the blind do

    Connect |  Jaimon Joseph
    I met Mala Bhargava for the first time on Friday, April 15, 2011. She's rip-roaringly funny, unapologetically direct, in your face. The sort who'd cut...

  • Visually challenged students see and study 18-06-2008 07:33 PM

    Dubai: Acting Australian coach Steve Rixon hopes one-day internationals against Afghanistan and Pakistan in the demanding heat of the United Arab Emirates will prepare his players for next month's Twenty20 World Cup in the tropics of Sri Lanka. Australia play Afghanistan in a one-off ODI at Sharjah on Saturday ahead...