Posts tagged ‘change’

March 25, 2018

It’s that Time of the Year – Again

by duncanr

April 20, 2017

Fewer Blind in India

by duncanr

the number of blind folk in India has been substantially cut – not by any great medical advance but by a change in the way they are counted

India previously classified a person as ‘legally blind’ if they were unable to see the number of fingers held up by a hand 6 metres away, rather than the 3 metre distance used by other countries

by dropping the 6 metre and adopting the more stringent 3 metre rule, the number of ‘legally blind’ in India has fallen by around 4 million and the country does not now compare so unfavourably with the rest of the world –

of course, India could reduce the number of legally blind in the country still further and . . .

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October 5, 2016

Beauty and the Beast

by duncanr
October 29, 2013

Why Women Carry Handbags

by duncanr

Well, here’s one reason 😆