Braille News

With mantras in Braille, textured facade of Durga, a special pandal in south Kolkata

The installation, designed by artist Pintu Sikhdar, allows visitors to discover through touch what many experience visually when they see an idol.

Visually challenged students face shortage of braille books, reading assistants

The visually impaired students have urged the Odisha government to provide them textbooks in Braille as in the case with high school students


RTE has failed to enable the disabled: Study

The 2012-13 study on children with disabilities had revealed that while 99 per cent of these children liked attending regular schools but 57 per cent of teachers were not trained to understand their special needs.

‘We need more scientists & social workers’

Quest interview with K.K. Bansal – Chairman of Abhinav Public School,Pitampura.

Sound Sense

It was not easy for 25-year-old Garima Goyal to get three post-graduate degrees. But the coursework,deadlines and submissions were not the deterrent.

Marathi literature in Braille; 18 titles released

Classic Marathi literature will now be available in Braille for students.


Soon,smart specs to help the blind see

Oxford researchers,are developing cheap,'smart spectacles’ which will gave partial sight to the blind.

Now,a porn magazine for the blind!

A magazine has gone where none could for a century or more,pornography for the blind!

Pak doctor donates Braille Qurans for Mt Abu centre

For students of the NAB P & N Merwanji Rehabilitation Centre for the Blind in Mount Abu,a resource in spirituality has come in the unlikeliest of ways....