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 A very touching story! Incredible bond between Walter and his little girl Julia (Watch video)

A very touching story! Incredible bond between Walter and his little girl Julia (Watch video)

The pair, Julia and her four-legged best friend Walter, were both born deaf, but they became best friends the moment the met back in January.

Must watch – Koko, the gorilla who talks to humans!

Must watch – Koko, the gorilla who talks to humans!

Koko, a female western lowland gorrila who has been learning sign language for the last 44 years, seems to be really good at it.

On Geeta's wish, 'Bajrangi Bhaijaan' to be dubbed in sign language

Based on a request made by Geeta, the deaf-mute Indian girl stranded in Pakistan, "Bajrangi Bhaijaan" will be dubbed into a sign language.

Cabinet to consider proposal for national sign language institute

 The Union Cabinet is likely to discuss tomorrow a proposal for setting up of a national institute for sign language, which would focus on research and training.

Now, a glove to translate sign language

Researchers at Mexico`s National Polytechnic Institute (IPN) have developed a glove that would translate text and sign languages to facilitate conversation between speech- and hearing-impaired people and those not conversant with sign language, the institute said in a statement.

Septuagenarian woman raped by nephew in Rajasthan

A 70-year-old deaf and mute woman was allegedly raped by her nephew in Sirohi district of Rajasthan, police said on Saturday.

Sign language commentary, improved images from DD on R-Day

 Improved images and special sign language commentary for the hearing impaired -- national broadcaster Doordarshan's live coverage of the Republic Day parade was impressive this year.

DU training nurses on use of sign language in hospitals

Delhi University is providing sign language training to nursing staff in hospitals across the national capital to help them deal with hearing impaired patients.

Independence Day: Channels likely to carry sign language interpretation of flag-hoisting ceremony

The Ministry of Information and Broadcasting has advised all private channels to carry sign language interpretation of the flag-hoisting ceremony and commentary of the Independence Day celebrations on Friday.

Nelson Mandela memorial `signer` rubbishes murder claims

An allegedly bogus sign language interpreter hired for a Nelson Mandela memorial service addressed by the likes of Barack Obama, Monday dismissed media claims he had faced murder charges in the past.

Device that translates sign language into text for deaf

Researchers have developed a novel computer system that enables deaf people to translate gestures used in sign language into text.

Fish feat: Reef predator uses sign language to hunt

The roving coralgrouper, a predator fish of the tropical reef, uses sign language to advise fellow hunters of hiding prey, according to a study published on Tuesday.

Now, a `super glove` that converts sign language into speech

Scientists have developed a hi-tech glove capable of converting sign language into speech, a feat they say could improve the quality of life of millions in the world with speech and hearing impairments.

Soon, device to translate sign language into audible words

A group of students have developed a prototype device that reads sign language and translates its motions into words that are capable of being heard.

Soon, device to translate sign language into audible words

A group of students have developed a prototype device that reads sign language and translates its motions into words that are capable of being heard.

NZ launches online sign language dictionary

Deaf people in New Zealand can now learn sign language on the internet.

NZ launches online sign language dictionary

Deaf people in New Zealand can now learn sign language on the internet.

Eva Longoria learns sign language

Eva Longoria has learnt sign language to communicate with her deaf fans.

Gaga to learn sign language

Lady Gaga has decided to learn sign language to communicate with her hearing-impaired fans.

Soha Ali Khan learning sign language for her next outing

Soha Ali Khan has done a variety of roles but playing a deaf DJ is probably the toughest so far and she is learning sign language to master the nuances of her character.