Wheelchair

Stand for anthem, you Pakistani: How man in wheelchair was abused

Stand for anthem, you Pakistani: How man in wheelchair was abused

Thirty-six-year-old Arman Ali, a disability rights activist, was seated in one of the front rows of the movie theatre when the incident happened

Oct 02, 2017, 09:57 AM IST
Denied wheelchair, patient forced to use son's toy cycle to reach hospital ward

Denied wheelchair, patient forced to use son's toy cycle to reach hospital ward

The incident comes as a big blow to the Telangana government which had sought to restore the confidence of the people in the public health care system.

Mar 17, 2017, 20:29 PM IST
Diwakar Vaish's mind-reading wheelchair is giving back control to patients

Diwakar Vaish's mind-reading wheelchair is giving back control to patients

Think and you move. For those who have no control over their limbs, this is dream come true. Diwakar Vaish, head of Robotics and Research of A-Set Training and Research Institute, has made this possible by developing a mind-controlled wheelchair.

Dec 29, 2016, 15:42 PM IST

Ecuador`s Correa names successor for 2017 election

Ecuador`s ruling party on Saturday named Lenin Moreno -- who uses a wheelchair and has been a champion of the rights of people with disabilities -- as its candidate to succeed President Rafael Correa.

Oct 02, 2016, 03:19 AM IST