Mumbai suburban stations to be disabled-friendly by Dec 31

 Suburban stations in Mumbai would be made disabled-friendly and have facilities like low height ticket counters by December 31, Railways on Thursday told the Bombay High Court.

Make your handicaps your wings, says Hrithik Roshan
Make your handicaps your wings, says Hrithik Roshan

There is a way out of every struggle that one may encounter in life - that's the message actor Hrithik Roshan has given out after successfully overcoming obstacles. The star, who has successfully battled stammering and more, says if you have the right point of view, handicaps can become your wings.

Must ensure equal opportunities for people with disabilities: PM

 Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday saluted people with disabilities and gave a call for working together to create a world where such people can scale new heights of success without any obstacles.

Disabled Frenchman makes record jump over Everest

A French multiple sclerosis sufferer today became the first disabled person to skydive over Mount Everest, successfully completing his landing before being taken to hospital as a precaution.

Six-yr-old lured with food, raped: Handicapped man gets 10yr jail

A 50-year-old handicapped man has been sentenced to ten years in jail by a Delhi court for repeatedly raping a six-year-old footpath dweller by luring her with food.

Govt wants carmakers to manufacture models for handicap

The government has asked carmakers
to consider manufacturing at least one or two models meant for
physically challenged persons, Parliament was informed on Thursday.