Disabled people

Disabled people can rely on fruits, veggies to fight condition

Disabled people can rely on fruits, veggies to fight condition

Acording to a study, eating a healthy diet consisting of fruits, vegetables and whole grains may lower disability and also reduce symptoms of multiple sclerosis (MS).

Dec 07, 2017, 16:36 PM IST
World Disability Day: How disabled people can overcome depression!

World Disability Day: How disabled people can overcome depression!

'World Disability  Day' or the 'International Day of People with Disability' is celebrated every year on December 3 with the aim to encourage a better understanding of people affected by a disability and also to raise awareness about it.

Dec 03, 2016, 15:56 PM IST

We need more disabled people working in TV: RJ Mitte

"Breaking Bad" star RJ Mitte feels there isn't enough exposure for disabled actors in the film and TV industry.

Aug 27, 2016, 07:45 AM IST
Include acid attack victims in disability list, SC tells states

Include acid attack victims in disability list, SC tells states

SC said enhanced compensation would help in the acid attack victims' rehabilitation and make the state government implement the apex court guidelines in true spirit so that such crimes could be prevented in the future.

Dec 07, 2015, 22:29 PM IST

NHRC notice to UP over alleged beating of disabled people

The NHRC on Friday issued a notice to Uttar Pradesh authorities over the alleged beating up of disabled people by police at Bijnore collectorate. It called for a report on the matter within two weeks.

Jul 31, 2015, 15:01 PM IST

Thaawar Chand Gehlot announces schemes worth over Rs 22cr for disabled people

 Union Minister for Social Justice and Empowerment Thaawar Chand Gehlot on Thursday announced schemes worth over Rs 22 crore for disabled people of the north eastern states.

Feb 12, 2015, 20:00 PM IST

More than 800 disabled people get pension in Mizoram

 There were 15,160 people with disabilities in Mizoram as per the 2011 Census out of which 813 people were given disability pension even as the state observed World Disabled Day on Wednesday.

Dec 03, 2014, 18:48 PM IST

Germany to open central memorial to Nazis` disabled victims

Germany will inaugurate the first national memorial to the estimated 300,000 ill and disabled people systematically murdered by the Nazis on Tuesday, at a ceremony with victims` relatives.

Sep 02, 2014, 09:14 AM IST

Old, disabled retirees should get pension at doorstep: Govt

An online Pension Sanction and Payment Tracking System called 'BHAVISHYA' has been launched.

Jun 13, 2014, 15:59 PM IST

Magnetic shirts offer independence to people with disabilities

A clothing designer has created a line of shirts that have magnets embedded into them so that the user doesn`t fumble with buttons.

Jul 05, 2013, 15:33 PM IST

Deadline for states on rights of disabled people

Concerned over the delay in response from some states to the draft bill on the rights of people with disabilities, the Minister for Social Justice and Empowerment has send letter setting a deadline for feedback on the legislation.

Apr 10, 2013, 13:20 PM IST

Disabled people protest outside PM`s house

Over 40 disabled people on Saturday protested outside the residence of Prime Minister Manmohan Singh.

Oct 27, 2012, 16:19 PM IST

‘India lacks proper financing for disabled people’

Millions of disabled people in
India receive only a pittance from the government`s social welfare budget- as compared to billions of rupees granted to cricket and the corporate sector through generous fiscal sops, a report says.

Jun 09, 2011, 15:33 PM IST

China shelter `sold 70 disabled people into slavery`

The workers were given the same food as the dogs belonging to factory boss.

Dec 16, 2010, 12:21 PM IST

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