differently abled

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

Ukraine Paralympic chief fears disabled sport 'will die' in the country after Russia's invasion

The eastern European country has 2.7 million people living with disabilities and has traditionally punched above its weight at both Summer and Winter Paralympic Games.

published on : 6th 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

Rape exposes inadequate security at govt hospital

Ministers meet survivor; DME to hold department-level investigation

published on : 23rd April 2022

Differently-abled woman raped at GGH

She was found unconscious on Thursday morning, and a number in a booklet she had with her helped the police identify the woman and contact her parents.

published on : 22nd April 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

Training held for special children

The city has very few differently-abled-friendly spots. For many of the kids who participated in the training programme, it was a new experience.

published on : 3rd April 2022

Once confined to bed, this differently-abled Kerala man is now saviour for many

Suffering from brittle bone disease, Yoonus Parassery stepped outdoors at 34. He now runs a blood donor service, reports Vishnu Prasad KP

published on : 3rd April 2022
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