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The 42-year-old man with a height of about three feet has beaten all odds and has become the first to complete his degree as a handicapped in his district Karimnagar. Shivpal finished his degree in 2004.
Published on Dec 05, 2021 03:21 PM IST
ANI | , Hyderabad
- Many people with disabilities face serious challenges traveling around Germany. Despite positive lip service on the part of the incoming government, it is not clear how it specifically plans to improve the situation.
Published on Dec 03, 2021 03:37 PM IST
- Cerebral Palsy affects a person’s ability to control his or her muscles. It causes damage to the developing brain and leads to many abnormalities.
Published on Dec 03, 2021 01:55 PM IST
The day is celebrated every year on December 3 to mark the challenges, barriers and opportunities of those with disabilities and also as an occasion to direct the efforts of the global community towards a more inclusive society.
Published on Dec 03, 2021 09:56 AM IST
hindustantimes.com, Hindustan Times, New Delhi
A video of the Venezuelan dancer went viral on Instagram
Published on Jun 08, 2021 08:22 AM IST
The pandemic, people with disabilities say, has brought to the fore the inadequacies of the healthcare system in responding to their needs.
Updated on May 31, 2021 06:12 AM IST
Manoj Sharma, New Delhi:
Her father’s condition inspired London-based designer Monika Dugar to create a line of adaptive clothing for the differently-abled
Updated on Jul 26, 2020 07:31 AM IST
Hindustan Times | Lubna Salim
Hoshiarpur-based Deveshwar can be spotted on a wheelchair on Delhi roads with shopping bags hanging on either sides. A high ranker in academics says people with disabilities can achieve anything!
Published on Jun 20, 2020 12:04 AM IST
Hindustan Times | , New DelhiAprajita Sharad
Since the lockdown was announced, people with disabilities have been facing an array of problems, as their helpers and caregivers stopped attending to them.
Updated on Apr 24, 2020 02:55 PM IST
Hindustan Times, New Delhi |Richa Banka
19-year-old Robaba Mohammadi was born with a permanent physical disability that means she cannot use her limbs, and now suffers from a degenerative condition called arthrosis.
Updated on Feb 19, 2020 02:48 PM IST
Kabul |Agence France-Presse
Private buildings in Gurugram score over government offices when it comes to infrastructure for the differently abled, show surveys.
Updated on Dec 03, 2019 06:23 AM IST
Hindustan Times, Gurugram | , GurugramSonali Verma
Despite being a double amputee himself, his breakthrough advances in bionic limbs provide greater mobility and new hope to those with physical disabilities.
Updated on Oct 29, 2019 12:35 PM IST
Indo Asian News Service | , BostonIndo Asian News Service
Athletes and some support staff will be housed in the Olympic village where there will be enough wheelchair-friendly rooms.
Updated on Aug 21, 2019 06:59 PM IST
Ira had topped the 2014 civil services examinations, becoming the first candidate to top the general category despite being differently abled.
Updated on Jul 15, 2019 11:03 PM IST
New Delhi |Indo-Asian News Service
The lab, the first such government-run centre in the district, will come up at Sector 39 next to a dispensary operated by the Municipal Corporation of Gurugram (MCG), officials said.
Updated on Jul 05, 2019 07:51 AM IST
Gurugram | HT Correspondent
The centre will come up under the department of disabilities, which is in the process of being formulated.
Updated on Jun 09, 2019 05:06 AM IST
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | Vatsala Shrangi
American coffee chain Starbucks has opened a ‘silent cafe’ in the Chinese city of Guangzhou employing nearly half the staff as hearing-impaired individuals.
Updated on May 20, 2019 03:27 PM IST
Beijing, China |Press Trust of India
The policy pertaining to each such job has to be published in the department’s website, senior government officials said on Thursday.
Published on May 17, 2019 05:11 AM IST
Hindustan times, New Delhi |Abhishek Dey
This was the first time the election commission has enlisted the help of school students of Delhi government schools as volunteers at polling stations.
Updated on May 13, 2019 09:01 AM IST
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | HT Correspondent
Compensatory Time — 20 minutes per hour — will be given to candidates with specified benchmark disability.
Published on May 02, 2019 12:27 AM IST
Hindustan Times, New Delhi |Vanita Srivastava
In the study published in Rehabilitation Psychology, Pilarski and colleagues challenge a trend toward removal of the term disability in the hope of improving disability cultural competency.
Updated on Apr 27, 2019 01:26 PM IST
Asian News International | , WashingtonAsian News International
Almost all bus stops in Delhi mocks disabled citizens as they proudly display International Symbol of Access. It’s a different matter that majority of them neither have kerb cuts nor pavement height less than 150 mm.
Published on Mar 13, 2019 01:23 AM IST
Sitting amid a heap of old clothes and some neatly racked jackets at Nixon market in Lucknow’s busy Maqbool Ganj area, Mohammad Shariq, 32, tries to woo passersby through gestures urging them to buy clothes.
Published on Dec 03, 2018 02:35 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Lucknow | Oliver Fredrick, Lucknow
Move over, Tinder: Here are some of the most unusual apps to find a mate
Updated on Nov 24, 2018 10:23 PM IST
Hindustan Times | Samreen Tungekar
World Disability Day: An Indian gives the world its first matchmaking app for people with disability
Inclov (Inclusive Love), is the world’s first match making app for people with disabilities and health disorders such as depression, autism, thalassaemia and kidney failure.
Updated on Dec 03, 2019 10:55 AM IST
Hindustan Times | Kabir Singh Bhandari