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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......

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......

'Nobody believes Nehru was beyond mistakes'

Fifty years ago, India's first prime minister passed into the ages. On his death anniversary, May 27, rediff.com commenced a series to evaluate Jawaharlal Nehru's legacy. M......

'Nobody believes Nehru was beyond mistakes'

Fifty years ago, India's first prime minister passed into the ages. On his death anniversary, May 27, rediff.com commenced a series to evaluate Jawaharlal Nehru's legacy. M......

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......

'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......

Now, a book on capital markets in Braille!

The specially challenged people who gathered at Kolkata's Rotary Sadan on Monday could not have asked for a better gift than this on the Inetrnational Day of Persons with Disabilities.On this day,......

Microsoft develops technology for speech, hearing impaired

Microsoft India employees have developed a technology that would help the hearing and speech impaired to communicate with others.The employees have also developed a device for the blind that helps......

Offshore tax evasion in focus

The subprime crisis followed by global meltdown has had its share of fallouts; yet there is a silver line which has the world order gearing up for a new era of financial discipline, tax......

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......

Helming a Hollywood film in India

Sohan Roy is a mariner and the CEO of Aries Group, a consortium of ten firms based in Dubai, Sharjah, Kochi and Singapore. He is also the director of Dam 999, a Hollywood movie with 16......

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......

India to raise issue of Dow Olympics sponsorship

The government has asked its Olympic association to raise the issue of the London Olympic Games' sponsorship deal with Dow Chemical, the latest sign of pressure on organisers to reconsider......

India not mulling boycott of 2012 London Olympics

An Olympic boycott will not be on the agenda when the Indian Olympic Association meets next week, despite continuing outrage over Dow Chemical's high-profile sponsorship of the London 2012 Games,......

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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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Device could help the blind navigate indoors

Researchers at the Monterrey Institute of Technology (ITESM) have developed a device that can help visually impaired people in navigating... ...

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The Dawn of Digidexterous Stores - A Perspective on the Future of Stores

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Ten tips for budding leaders

It was the year 2011. By then I had lived in the United States for 14 years, and the desire to return to my motherland only kept getting stronger... ...

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Sports of the soil take root

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