India Disability News

Here’s how Microsoft uses AI to empower people with disabilities

Tue, 04/12/2018 - 08:50
On the occasion of the United Nations International Day of Persons with Disabilities which was held on December 3, Anant Maheshwari, President, Microsoft India, has shared his thoughts on the ...

World Disability Day: Iconic Eden Gardens to become differently-abled friendly

Tue, 04/12/2018 - 07:58
Steps will be taken so that they can come and view the matches comfortably. We want Eden Gardens to be a warm and an all-embracing venue," said CAB president and former India captain Sourav Ganguly. " ...

International Day of Disabled Persons : Shah Rukh Khan donates 50 wheelchairs to persons with Disabilities

Tue, 04/12/2018 - 06:47
Felicitating these para-athletes is a step forward in achieving the dream of representing India at the Paralympics. On the work front, King will next be seen in Zero which is slated to hit the screens ...

Rally flagged off on World Disability Day

Tue, 04/12/2018 - 04:45
CHANDIGARH: The International Day of Persons with Disabilities was observed by the equal opportunity cell in collaboration with the department of community education and disability, Panjab ...

Don't design to accommodate only disability, design to accommodate all

Tue, 04/12/2018 - 04:15
Facilities for people with disabilities in India often suffer from two defects: Providing what is not required, and not providing what is. Take ramps. Ramps are made to enable mobility, but too many r...

Himachal govt urged to frame new state disability policy: All you need to know

Tue, 04/12/2018 - 03:46
said he shot off a letter to Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Jai Ram Thakur, urging him to immediately prepare a required new policy for the disabled persons. Get real-time alerts and all the news on ...

UN report on disability and development 2018, illustrates inclusion gaps

Tue, 04/12/2018 - 03:44
The United Nations launched its first-ever flagship report on disability and development, published by, for, and with, persons with disabilities, in the hopes of fostering more accessible, and disabil...

Don’t design to accommodate only disability, design to accommodate all (Comment)

Tue, 04/12/2018 - 03:40
Facilities for people with disabilities in India often suffer from two defects: Providing what is not required, and not providing what is. Take ramps. Ramps are made to enable mobility, but too many r...

Education and employment for people with disability is government’s priority, says Satyapal Singh

Tue, 04/12/2018 - 03:11
At the event, seven people and five organisations, who have contributed to promoting employment opportunities for persons with disabilities in India, received the NCPEDP-Mindtree Helen Keller Awards 2...

Shah Rukh Khan donates 50 wheelchairs on International Day of Persons with Disabilities

Tue, 04/12/2018 - 02:34
Felicitating these para-athletes is a step forward in achieving the dream of representing India at the Paralympics,” said SRK. Recently, the first song from the film Mera Naam Tu was released by the m...

First-ever UN report on disability and development, illustrates inclusion gaps

Tue, 04/12/2018 - 01:09
New York, Dec 4 (IBNS): The United Nations launched its first-ever flagship report on disability and development on Monday; published by, for, and with, persons with disabilities, in the hopes of fost...

Not disability, funds a deterrent to this achiever from Rayagada

Tue, 04/12/2018 - 00:56
He suffers from 40 per cent disability in one of his legs. This year, he bagged gold medal in the 4th International Karate Championship organised by the All India Seishinkai Shito Ryu Karate Do Federa...

Bus hits wheelchair-bound man on way to Disability Day event

Tue, 04/12/2018 - 00:28
KOLKATA: A 60-year-old man with physical disability had planned to return home from the Hatibagan Market, where he sold clothes on the pavement, so that he could attend a programme on ...

Ability trumps disability: The real life story of Manish Patel

Tue, 04/12/2018 - 00:11
he secured a seat in MBBS in BJ Medical College, Ahmedabad, under the physically-handicapped category, with a certified 50 per cent disability ... more exclusive & live news updates from all around In...

Noida: Special needs school gets award on World Disability Day

Tue, 04/12/2018 - 00:11
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Shooting star trumps disability to stun world

Mon, 03/12/2018 - 23:18
Akansha and many other youth with disabilities were felicitated on International Day for Disabled Persons by the government at Indira Gandhi Prathisthan on Monday. “I come from a financially ...

World Disability Day observed across Kashmir

Mon, 03/12/2018 - 17:58
Number of functions were held today across Kashmir valley to observe the 'World Disability Day'. In Srinagar the main function was organised at GHSS Kothibagh which was presided over by Secretary Soci...

Disability fails to dent roaring spirits

Mon, 03/12/2018 - 17:44
Despite suffering from various disabilities, special kids came up with extraordinary performance as they celebrated International Day for People with Disability at Sarabha Nagar on Monday. Physical an...

CMC observes Int’l Day of Person with Disability

Mon, 03/12/2018 - 17:44
International Day of Persons with Disabilities (December 3) is an international observance promoted by the United Nations since 1992. The aim behind observing the day is to promote an understanding of ...

Formulate new policy on lines of disability Act 2016: NGO to CM

Mon, 03/12/2018 - 16:19
Umang Foundation, an NGO, working for rights of disabled persons, on Monday urged Chief Minister Jai Ram Thakur to formulate a new policy for differently abled persons in the state in consonance with ...

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