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How long will we turn a blind eye to the Maoists?

Association For Protection of Democratic Rights member and civil rights activist Sujato Bhadro has his hands full these days.Bhadro, along with other APDR members, are busy appealing to the state......

President launches website for the blind

President A P J Abdul Kalam launched a special website for visually challenged people at the Rashtrapati Bhavan on Wednesday. Nine students from the National Blind Association School in Delhi......

Kavita Krishnan's 'PM stalking daughters' tweet sparks row

Activist Kavita Krishnan sparked a war on Twitter after she accused the prime minister of having a record of stalking daughters. A day after Prime Minister Narendra Modi urged citizens to post......

'If you excel, the very society that hated you will be in awe'

Manobi Bandyopadhyay, India's first transgender principal of a college, speaks of her struggles in a moving interview. There was a time when the owner of a car would wash the seats after she......

'If you excel, the very society that hated you will be in awe'

Manobi Bandyopadhyay, India's first transgender principal of a college, speaks of her struggles in a moving interview. There was a time when the owner of a car would wash the seats after she......

Now the blind too can work in BPOs

A new technology now allows visually challenged to work shoulder to shoulder with people in the BPO industry.The technology NEIL (Navigation and Expert Interaction Logic) offers visually challenged......

How brands are wagging the digital tail

Traditional brands are taking the digital route to engage with their customers; hoping to win friends and loyalists in the process Be it unknown tales of heroism, cross-border love stories, or just......

A unique 'dark' restaurant-theatre run by the blind

Image: A unique dining experience. Photograph: Reuters. Image used for representation only. Darkness pervades India's first 'Seeing in Dark' restaurant-theatre built in the......

Once a hotspot, Tamil Nadu's electronics sector in doldrums

Image: An employee assembles a computer on the production line at a Dell factory in Sriperumbudur Taluk, in Tamil Nadu. Photograph: Babu/Reuters   Tax problems and unfavourable WTO......

'New breed' Indian Diaspora has its heart in the right place

Indians all over the US are going beyond being human and are learning to be humanitarian and expand their philanthropy activities finds Ajailiu Niumai. 'The raising of extraordinarily large sums of......

Review: Broken Horses is a pale version of Parinda

For those who haven't watched Parinda, Broken Horses could perhaps be a moving, serious watch. But for those who have already been blown away by Chopra's original, Broken......

He risks his life for the stars!

'I was Mukesh Rishi's body double in Aashiq. In one scene, he is chasing Bobby Deol, and he breaks through a glass, falls off a building and lands on a pandal.' 'I had to jump from the ninth......

'If I have to compete, I might as well compete with God'

'I want people to get into the habit of paying money to see Marathi films. Otherwise, how will Marathi cinema earn revenue like Rs 100 crore?' Shreyas Talpade asks Prasanna D Zore/ Rediff.com......

Kal Penn: I would love to shoot five Bollywood films simultaneously

'...But my strong suit will not be dancing,' Kal Penn tells Vaihayasi Pande Daniel/Rediff.com, in the concluding part of the interview. Part I of the interview: 'I'm not related to......

PIX: A K Hangal's Most Memorable Roles

Character actors are like nails and bolt without whose support a film would fall apart. Their roles might not be as lengthy or high-profile as the leading players but these are the characters that......

Soccer Roundup: Meet Manchester United's new 'bully' and more...

Manchester United's Chris Smalling, right, wins a header. Photograph: Alex Livesey/Getty Images Manchester United defender Chris Smalling is enjoying ‘bullying’ opposing forwards and......

Meiyappan, Kundra banned for life; CSK, RR for 2 yrs

Chennai Super Kings and Rajasthan Royals suspended from the Indian Premier League for two years IPL COO Sundar Raman's fate to be decided later 'Conflict of interest questions have been raised;......

Bedi lauds J&K players, says Rasool should be in World Cup squad

Parvez Rasool. Photograph: BCCI 'An off-spinner who can bat. He is by far the best off-spinner that the country has at the moment and a brilliant tonker' Proud of seeing Jammu and Kashimir......

Courage beyond Compare: Beating disability to become champions

  Book cover: Courage beyond Compare. Courage Beyond Compare, as the name suggests, is all about Indian paralympic sports stars who despite physical disability battled the odds to become......

NYC marathon will proceed as planned: Bloomberg

The New York City Marathon, one of the premier US distance-running events, will take place as planned on Sunday, Mayor Michael Bloomberg said on Wednesday night, as the city struggles to recover......
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Make films to inspire gift of vision

Members of Roshni at a meeting at JamshedpurEye Hospital on Tuesday.Picture by Bhola Prasad See films, pledge vision. Roshni, the... ...

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Human eye's blind spot can shrink with training

04:48 pm Melbourne: The blind spot of the human eye can be shrunk with certain eye-training exercises, thus improving a person's vision slightly, a... ...

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Paying a tribute to the Mahatma

When they raise their arms, the white veils attached to their backs and wrists rise in unison. A recorded voice of a little girl croons, "I believe... ...

http://www.mid-day.com/articles/paying-a-tribute-to-the-mahatma/16500190
Summing it up

Not many see mathematics other than in nightmares. But Marcus du Sautoy, one of the brightest minds in the world of mathematics, sees it even in... ...

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Odisha CM L V Prasad Eye Institute rural eye centre, JK Centre for Tribal Eye Health in Rayagada

Report by Badal Tah, Rayagada : Access to healthcare is a general concern in India, with rural and tribal pockets being the worst affected. Eye... ...

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