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.

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.

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.

Hands, mouth used separately in sign lang

While speaking sign language, a person uses his hands and mouth separately.

NASA astronaut sends 1st sign language message from ISS

NASA astronaut has sent message in American Sign Language to deaf community.

Deaf dog learns sign signal!

A deaf dog is learning sign language with the help of her care-taker.