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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......

Did the US turn a blind eye to the Taliban till...

Pakistani journalist Hamid Mir's remarks about Benazir Bhutto, Robin Raphel and the Taliban, published in the Indian Express newspaper some weeks ago, Kolkata's The Telegraph newspaper reported on......

Do you know these 10 famous Scots?

Scotland will vote on whether it will be an independent country or will remain a part of the United Kingdom on September 18. Independence will end a 305-year-old union with England and break up......

Opposition stage walkout in Rajya Sabha on Gaza violence

Opposition parties on Monday staged a walkout in the Rajya Sabha after their demand for a resolution on Gaza was not accepted. The opposition also demanded suspension of all military purchases from......

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......

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......

'Rajat Gupta's conviction does not mean the end of the Indian story in America'

‘When the news of Gupta tipping Rajaratnam broke, the Establishment, which he had so carefully cultivated during his 40 years in America, quickly moved to distance itself from him. This is......

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......

Deepika: No crash diet for bikini body; just some tweaking

Chic, uber sexy and casual, Deepika Padukone's styling in Cocktail was an eclectic mix of high-street and high-fashion. The leggy lass also managed to raise the mercury in a sleek,......

Aathmakatha is worth a watch

Paresh C Palicha reviews the Malayalam film, Aathmakatha. There are a few people in the Malayalam film industry who ensure minimum standard as far as quality is concerned. They maintain an......

Red Alert trivialises the Naxal issue

Abhishek Mande reviews Red Alert: The War Within.Subtlety is not a virtue Bollywood can boast of. The industry thrives on boisterous dialogues, exaggerated stories and of course stereotype/cliched......

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......

Ramsay takes three-shot lead at Hero Indian Open

Richie Ramsay of Scotland birdied four of his closing five holes as he raced into a three-shot lead at the halfway stage of the Hero Indian Open on Friday. The overnight co-leader fired a second......

Allow Dow Olympic 'redemption': Gagan Narang

Shooter Gagan Narang became the first Indian athlete to say Dow Chemical should be allowed to be a sponsor of the 2012 London Games even though the Indian Olympic Association wants the organisers......

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radhika ahuja
Q. what is the effect of defficiency of vitamin A ??
Radhika Ahuja:  A.  more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/what-is-the-effect-of-defficiency-of-vitamin-a--/26623413/answers/

radhika ahuja
Q. do you know why love is blind ?
Radhika Ahuja:  A. A new study of young mothers by researchers at University College London (UCL) has shown that romantic and maternal love activate many of the same...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/do-you-know-why-love-is-blind-/26623413/answers/19731752

kamal purohit
Q. Cataract blinds at least 120 million people globally every year. What is its main cause?
Kamal Purohit:  A. The eye lens is made mostly of water and protein. Specific proteins within the lens are responsible for maintaining its clarity. Over many years,...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/cataract-blinds-at-least-120-million-people-globally-every-y/19731694/answers/17230231

kkalyan
Q. What is the root cause of color blindness?
Kkalyan:  A. Colour blindness is an inaccurate term for a lack of perceptual sensitivity to certain colors. Absolute colour blindness is almost unknown, but in...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/what-is-the-root-cause-of-color-blindness/17229094/answers/17208423

saranathan Narasimhan
Q. fools vote congress who think it is gandhi and nehru party
Saranathan Narasimhan:  A. It will be foolish to imagine values and principles in Politics and at least for Congress Party people. Only target of Congress party is to capture...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/fools-vote-congress-who-think-it-is-gandhi-and-nehru-party/17208374/answers/13741783

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Comment · print · T T T+· T- Varun Tej makes his debut in 'Mukunda' TOPICS When Srikant Addala comes back with a second film, there... ...

http://www.thehindu.com/features/cinema/cinema-reviews/mukunda-movie-review/article6724993.ece?utm_source=RSS_Feed&utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=RSS_Syndication
Hema Malini inaugurated 3-days Mega Eye Camp, organised by Mahindru Foundation

Honourable MP of Mathura Hema Malini inaugurated a 3-days Mega Eye Camp, organised by Mahindru Foundation charitable Trust dedicated to eradication... ...

http://www.newstrackindia.com/newsdetails/2014/12/25/3-Hema-Malini-inaugurated-3-days-Mega-Eye-Camp-organised-by-Mahindru-Foundation.html
Echolocation acts as substitute sense for blind people

n echolocation operates as a viable 'sense', working in tandem with other senses to deliver information to people with visual impairment, a new... ...

http://www.business-standard.com/article/pti-stories/echolocation-acts-as-substitute-sense-for-blind-people-114122500316_1.html
Human echolocation can help blind 'see'

London, Dec 25 The ability to detect objects in the environment by sensing echoes from them is more than just a functional tool to help... ...

http://www.prokerala.com/news/articles/a516106.html
Sightsavers Launches Eye Health Programme for Cuttack Children

CUTTACK:Sightsavers International has adopted Cuttack district for launching its initiative to prevent eye disease and vision imparities among... ...

http://www.newindianexpress.com/states/odisha/Sightsavers-Launches-Eye-Health-Programme-for-Cuttack-Children/2014/12/25/article2587638.ece

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