Three Tamil Nadu natives held for stealing by pretending to be differently-abled in Odisha

They stole valuables like mobile phones and laptops from houses and hostels in the city.

published on : 24th March 2023

Differently-abled but determined: Meet Nibasi and Tunu from Odisha

While Tunu prepares various non-vegetarian snacks, Nibasi serves and packs the food. The eatery remains open for five hours in the evening.

published on : 25th December 2022

Differently-abled voters express enthusiasm over exercising right in Delhi

Middle-aged Praveen, whose family brought him to the booth in a wheelchair, said, “Every vote matters. Everyone should come out and exercise their right."

published on : 5th December 2022

Differently-abled students from 8 schools take part in sports competition

Children, aged above three, were overjoyed to take part in the competitions held across categories.

published on : 30th November 2022

KSEB comes to the aid of differently-abled Sanju

Sanju’s mother Manju carries him to Government LP School, Panappamkunnu, 600 m away from their house, where he is pursuing his fourth grade.

published on : 28th November 2022

Raise disability pension to Rs 3,000, demand beneficiaries

Members of the association demanded that the pension amount be hiked to at least Rs 3,000 for them to be able to take care of their own needs.

published on : 23rd November 2022

Differently-abled employees of Odisha govt press for promotion benefits

The PwBDs government employees on Tuesday submitted a memorandum in this regard to the Odisha State Legal Service Authority seeking its intervention.

published on : 17th November 2022

Collectors told to clear scholarship requests of differently-abled students

A few applications related to scholarship for top-class education, pre-matric and post-matric scholarship renewal are also pending for verification.

published on : 16th November 2022

Prithviraj, Shaji Kailas apologise for 'Kaduva's insensitive dialogue on the differently-abled

The Malayalam film released last Friday courted controversy for an inappropriate remark against differently-abled persons and their parents.

published on : 11th July 2022

Differently-abled couple support themselves and others in Bihar's Bhojpur

Surmounting all these odds, Naresh and Aarti are trying to change the lives of differently-abled people. They know they cannot do it without making themselves capable of it. 

published on : 10th July 2022

Thoothukudi: Special ramp for differently-abled opened at Muthunagar beach

Jaya, a 30-year-old from Nekilesan Nagar, said, "I was overwhelmed with emotion as I dipped my legs on the sea for the first time in my life."

published on : 10th June 2022

Meet Muhammed Shanil - Kerala man fighting for differently-abled-friendly state

Paralysed from waist down by polio, Muhammed Shanil has overcome challenges to become an accessibility auditor striving to install better facilities in private and public spaces.

published on : 29th May 2022

Nothing stopped these differently-abled women from watching Thrissur Pooram

If there is a will, there is a way, goes the adage.

published on : 14th May 2022

Anantpur man chose painting over job

Bannothu Thackeray Naik had a tough childhood as he was affected by polio.  

published on : 8th May 2022

71.6k students write Class 12 exam in Villupuram, Kallakurichi, Cuddalore districts

Arrangements were made at 121 examination centres in the district, with seven of them for private candidates.

published on : 6th May 2022

OSOU to offer special B.Ed course for tutors

The Odisha State Open University (OSOU) is planning to launch a special B.Ed programme designed to train tutors on the ways to teach differently-abled children.

published on : 5th May 2022

TDP writes to NHRC seeking action against SI for excesses

Damodar Reddy allegedly threatened that Padmavati would not get the pension till they changed their political affiliation.

published on : 4th May 2022

1.13 lakh students to write Class 10, 11, 12 public exams

At least 41,811 regular students will also write the Class 10 exam from 545 schools, 37,033 will write Class 11 exam, and 35,033 will write Class 12 exam from 350 schools.

published on : 2nd May 2022

Legal aid clinic for differently-abled

The District Legal Services Authority (DLSA) opened a legal aid clinic for differently-abled people as part of the fifth anniversary of the National Rights Protection Act.

published on : 21st April 2022

Differently-abled Kerala RTO staffer faced ‘insults’, finds inquiry into death

Sindhu’s brother said her notes had references to bribery at workplace and harassment  

published on : 8th April 2022
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