Farhan Akhtar to make film on amputee athlete's life

Farhan Akhtar to make film on amputee athlete's life

Director-actor Farhan Akhtar has offered to give the struggle of Arunima Sinha, the first female amputee to climb Mount Everest, a big screen treatment.

Coldplay donate 10,000 pounds to Hampshire amputee Alex Lewis

Coldplay donate 10,000 pounds to Hampshire amputee Alex Lewis

Coldplay have donated 10,000 pounds to an "inspiring" quadruple amputee who lost his limbs from a deadly infection.

Judgment day: 'Blade Runner' Oscar Pistorius murder trial verdict due

Judgment day: 'Blade Runner' Oscar Pistorius murder trial verdict due

"Blade Runner" Oscar Pistorius appears in court on Thursday to face judgement over the killing of his model girlfriend, ending a six-month trial that turned the amputee's private life into a global spectacle.

Amputee sailor overjoyed by Arsene Wenger letter

A Singaporean who lost three limbs in a naval accident but won an ASEAN Para Games medal just over a year later has described his joy at receiving a letter of support from Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger.

Oscar Pistorius shot using "primal instincts", defence says

Oscar Pistorius` "primal instincts" kicked in when he shot dead his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp because he was in a vulnerable and fearful state, his defence lawyer said at the athlete`s murder trial on Friday.

Prosecutor to Pistorius: Did Reeva scream when you shot her?

Oscar Pistorius` three-day cross-examination reached a dramatic climax on Friday when a prosecutor challenged the double-amputee sprinter repeatedly as to why his girlfriend failed to scream when she was shot four times through a toilet door.

Bionic hand allows amputee to feel again

Dennis Aabo Sorensen lost his left hand when a firework rocket he was holding exploded during New Year`s Eve celebrations 10 years ago, and he never expected to feel anything with the stump again.

First Indian amputee scales Mount Everest

Arunima Sinha, a former national level volleyball player, who had lost her right leg after thrown off a moving train by some hoodlums, created history on Tuesday by becoming the first Indian amputee to conquer Mount Everest.

Brain-controlled prosthetic arm developed

It enables amputees more range of movement as compared to other prosthetic arms.

Brain-controlled prosthetic arm developed

It enables amputees more range of movement as compared to other prosthetic arms.

Mind-moved bionic arm goes on display in US

A bionic prosthetic arm that is controlled by its operator`s thoughts and feels like the amputee`s lost limb.

Mind-moved bionic arm goes on display in US

A bionic prosthetic arm that is controlled by its operator`s thoughts and feels like the amputee`s lost limb.