Visually Impaired

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Now, visually impaired people can enjoy memes: Here's how

01 Dec 2019

Now, visually impaired people can enjoy memes: Here's how

While the internet is a place for everyone, some find it hard to use, like those suffering from visual impairment.

Pranjal Patil: First visually-impaired woman IAS appointed Kerala Sub-Collector

15 Oct 2019

Pranjal Patil: First visually-impaired woman IAS appointed Kerala Sub-Collector

On Monday, India's first woman IAS officer with visual impairment, Pranjal Patil, took over as the Sub-Collector of Thiruvananthapuram district in Kerala.

UK teen loses eyesight/hearing after eating French-fries, Pringles for years

04 Sep 2019

UK teen loses eyesight/hearing after eating French-fries, Pringles for years

In a bizarre piece of news, a teenager from the United Kingdom has lost his vision and hearing after surviving on a diet of French fries, Pringles, white bread, etc., for many years.

Inspiring stories of five visually-challenged IAS officers to know about

04 Aug 2019

Inspiring stories of five visually-challenged IAS officers to know about

The Indian Administrative Service (IAS) is the most prestigious and sought-after Civil Service of the country.

Inspiring stories of five visually-challenged IAS officers to know about

29 Jun 2019

Inspiring stories of five visually-challenged IAS officers to know about

The Indian Administrative Service (IAS) is the most prestigious and sought-after Civil Service of the country.

This Bengaluru NGO is making India's railway stations blind-friendly

30 May 2019

This Bengaluru NGO is making India's railway stations blind-friendly

Over three years after making the Mysuru railway station India's first blind-friendly station, the NGO Anuprayaas continues to make public spaces more accessible to disabled people.

Visually-challenged Soundarya Pradhan brings glory to India

24 Aug 2018

Visually-challenged Soundarya Pradhan brings glory to India

India's Soundarya Pradhan won the silver medal in the World Juniors (Chess) for the Blind and Visually Impaired.