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Visually-impaired Sagar Baheti finishes Boston Marathon

Visually-impaired Sagar Baheti finishes Boston Marathon

More than 30,000 runners took part in Boston Marathon, one of the oldest and most prestigious events in the world.

'Princess India' title: John Abraham to honour the winner of beauty pageant for visually impaired

'Princess India' title: John Abraham to honour the winner of beauty pageant for visually impaired

The hunk of an actor in B-Town, John Abraham has a heart of gold as he believes in lending his support to several social causes! The actor will reportedly be seen crowning the beauty pageant winner but it does have a difference.

'Kaabil' will inspire people: Yami Gautam

'Kaabil' will inspire people: Yami Gautam

Bollywood's fair and lovely girl Yami Gautam is all set to star opposite superstar Hrithik Roshan in Sanjya Gupta's directorial 'Kaabil'. Both the lead actors play visually impaired characters in the film.

 Why astronauts become visually impaired on longer space missions

Why astronauts become visually impaired on longer space missions

Astronauts usually suffer from visual problems when they go for a longer space mission.

Touchscreen tablets beneficial to the visually impaired: Study

Touchscreen tablets beneficial to the visually impaired: Study

Apple's famous tablet has several advantages, including helping people suffering from vision loss see and read information more easily, researchers at Canada's Concordia University have found.

Wow! Soon, Wikipedia to read content to you!

Wow! Soon, Wikipedia to read content to you!

The new project will make the online encyclopedia more accessible to users, particularly the visually impaired. 

Bracelet to help blind people navigate in the works

Bracelet to help blind people navigate in the works

Two entrepreneurial engineers from the Tec de Monterrey institute in Mexico have taken wearable technology beyond just emails and social networking, by creating a bracelet with a very specific purpose.

Special identification features in notes for visually impaired

RBI Thursday said special features have been introduced in Rs 100, Rs 500 and Rs 1,000 denomination notes to help visually impaired easily identify them.

Smartphone app for the visually impaired launched

An application equipped with Braille typing feature that promises to assist the visually-impaired in using all features of a smartphone was launched here Thursday on World Sight Day.

Country`s first online Braille library launched

Visually impaired students can now `flip` through the pages of multilingual study books with the launch of the country`s first online Braille library.

New, cheaper gadgets for the visually impaired

Paul D Souz has created a multiline refreshable display that gives a visually impaired person instant access to computer.