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Woman in UP carries handicapped husband on shoulders to get disability certificate made

A woman had to carry her disabled husband on her back to CMO office in Mathura in order to get his certificate made.

Apr 03, 2018, 22:56 PM IST

70-year-old woman on wheel chair not allowed to board Air India flight - Know why

In yet another incident showing apathy towards differently-abled people, a 70-year-old woman passenger on wheel chair was not allowed to board her Air India flight to New York from Mumbai via Delhi.

May 15, 2016, 09:41 AM IST

Disabled 9-year-old boy writes & eats using his feet

9-year-old handicapped boy named Sandeep since birth is armless. Despite being handicapped, he studies and writes using his feet and is the brightest student of all his classmates.

Jan 08, 2016, 20:42 PM IST

Singapore's Indian-origin blind champion of disabled no more

Chandran-Dudley breathed his last yesterday in a hospital where he was taken to after complaining of chest pain.

Dec 31, 2015, 11:15 AM IST

Differently-abled Haryana girl clears NET exam

It was sheer hard work and determination that paid off Haryana's differently-abled Rekha who cracked NET exam.

Nov 19, 2014, 11:31 AM IST

Man gets seven-year RI for attempted murder

A 26-year-old handicapped man from Navi Mumbai was today found guilty of trying to kill a 13-year-old girl in 2008 and sentenced to seven-year rigorous imprisonment by a local court.

Jun 27, 2014, 17:57 PM IST

Two men awarded 10 years jail for gang-raping hand

Two men have been sentenced to 10 years rigorous imprisonment by a Delhi court for gang-raping a handicapped girl after kidnapping her here three years ago.

Jan 31, 2013, 18:32 PM IST

Haryana bans use of word `handicapped`

Haryana government has banned the use of expression `handicapped` saying it violates and undermines the dignity of persons with disability.

Apr 18, 2012, 18:18 PM IST

Online pension transfer for widows, aged & disabled

Widows, handicapped and the
elderly, who get monthly pension from Delhi Government, will
no longer require to frequent various offices to get their emolument.

Dec 06, 2010, 21:24 PM IST

SC slams Govt for apathy towards handicapped

The Supreme Court has castigated
the government for its insensitivity towards physically challenged persons.

Jul 22, 2010, 20:18 PM IST