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Tactile breast screening by visually-impaired show promise of early detection of breast cancer in India

Using the highly developed sensory skills of visually-impaired women, a new screening methodology could help detect breast cancer risk, shows a study.

Mumbai: Visually challenged encourage students for careers in STEM

The idea to encourage visually impaired students to pursue STEM, areas where lucrative careers are available, was not born overnight. It came slowly over months and the group officially started in 2016.


Please touch the art

Together, they will “see” the gallery’s artwork — in a special initiative called “Abhas” — with the help of tactile reproductions and aids.

Provide writers for the visually challenged,HC tells ICAI

Court asked ICAI to provide guidelines for the scribes and writers engaged by the candidates privately.

Cane do it

The event was organised with an aim to educate people on different ways to assist the visually challenged.

Music lights up lives of students at institute for visually impaired

Music has added light to Navjot’s life,a visually challenged student of the Institute for the Blind in Sector 26.


AIR jockey designs chess board for visually impaired players

The project aims to collect Rs 5 lakh through crowd-funding and make 1,000 chess boards available to players.

Ashram for the blind opens computer centre

The blind society — which runs an ashram for visually challenged children — started a computer centre on Thursday.

‘We need more scientists & social workers’

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

Plateful of Good Health

With an aim to improve the overall health of the visually challenged boarders at the Poona School and Home for the Blind (Girls),Kothrud,the authorities had introduced a special diet programme in 2008.