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This voice-controlled wheelchair by Palakkad engg students could soon follow Malayalam commands

The six final year students of  NSS College of Engineering in Palakkad developed the device in less than two months

Published on 21st April 2018
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Through IndiTrippers, this blind man promotes inclusive travel and guides tours

Shailesh Kulal is just back from his trip to Coorg, which was the first tour organised by IndiTrippers

Published on 21st April 2018
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Date-rimonial site for the disabled Inclov gets even more accessible, launches desktop version 

How do you make an already inclusive disability matchmaking app better? Ask its founder Kalyani Khona and she will load you with her brilliant ideas  

Published on 30th March 2018
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Visually-impaired student gets Rhodes Scholarship, wins 13 gold medals at convocation

Bajaj, possibly the first disabled student from the country to have been chosen for the Rhodes scholarship, will be pursuing Bachelor of Civil Law and M.Phil from Oxford University.

Published on 25th March 2018
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Blind Bengaluru teacher is crowdfunding to save his school for disabled. Help now

CM Kathavarayan has been running WARDS, a school for disabled children for the past 26 years. Currently, the school is facing an extreme fund crunch even when crowdfunding efforts are in full swing 

Published on 13th March 2018
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Do we or do we not need to be patriotic?

The writer, John Monterio, is a lecturer who drifted into writing and Journalism. He has authored three books and is the founder of the Bondel Laughter Club in Mangalore 

Published on 22nd January 2018
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High cost of braille books creates a roadblock for TN students' education

Braille books costing 30 percent higher than the normal ones raise burden on the students who come from socially and economically backward sections of society 

Published on 22nd January 2018
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Banker, cricketer and chess-wiz, Cerebral Palsy no dampener for this 32-year-old

A chess wizard, an M Phil graduate, an entrepreneur and activist — there's no barrier too big for Karthik Chandrasekar

Published on 21st December 2017
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Great news: SC tells all colleges to have disabled-friendly classes, hostels soon

After a wheel-chair bound student was forced to give up her seat at National Law University because it was not accessible to her, the SC has decided to make some amends

Published on 12th December 2017
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Born blind, Vasudev went from washing dishes to an MA dream. Can you crowdfund his studies?

Vasudev Sharma, who hopes to open a school for the blind one day is raising funds to fund his education. Can you help him put himself through college?

Published on 4th December 2017
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The Bag Lady: How Namita Jacob is hand-making storybooks for children with any disability

Some people call her the 'bag lady' because Namita Jacob has been hand-making and peddling books, in her bag, for children with just about any disability so that they can truly discover stories

Published on 4th December 2017
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These people are bringing Kashmiri students blinded by pellets back to school. Here's how 

The students in the valley have grown up seeing the terror and have even lost their eyes to it but the dedicated members of National Association for the Blind want to bring the light back

Published on 25th November 2017
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These Chennai girls started a forum for disabled artists and kids to exhibit their art, called Kairassi

Kairassi, founded by three young women, started as a forum for disabled artists and has since extended to conducting art workshops for kids with disabilities

Published on 26th November 2017
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Not even one Disabled person will teach at a Polytechnic College next year. Here's why it's discriminatory

The TRB-Polytechnic exam results were announced on November 8 but not one differently-abled candidate found themselves on the list despite having a 4 percent reservation

Published on 9th November 2017
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This Mumbai-based digital travel start-up offers safe and accessible holidays for globetrotters with disabilities

With specialised equipment, a fleet of wheelchair accessible vehicles, experienced guides, and sign language interpreters, Enable Travel has made holidays accessible for those who really need one

Published on 31st October 2017

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