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This Kerala couple's wedding pictures went viral because the groom is in a wheelchair. This is their story

Pranav Suresh Babu was paralysed after an accident six years ago. He never missed anything that went viral on Facebook. Years later, now his marriage with Shahna has gone viral

Published on 13th April 2020
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This AI-based system can teach robots how to predict intent when interacting with humans

Dr Lina Yao, a senior lecturer of engineering at UNSW and principal investigator, is busy getting AI systems and human-machine interfaces up to speed with the finer nuances of human behaviour

Published on 19th March 2020
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Dream Run: How this Kerala NGO is putting art by diff-abled kids on the big stage

The team behind Kozhikode's Dream of Us speak about creating an art platform where differently-abled students get to display and sell their work — and do it without any pity in return

Published on 5th February 2020
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This specially-abled cartoonist from Bidar creates cartoons that are brilliantly satirical. Check it out!

Sharad Kulkarni might be wheelchair-bound but his imagination definitely isn't. We talk to him to trace his challenging journey and his cartoons that have gone viral recently

Published on 31st January 2020
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CAA will isolate disabled more: Why Kerala's diffabled folk came out to protest

Around 100 differently-abled people gathered at Kochi's Marine Drive on Tuesday to protest against the CAA and NRC

 

Published on 25th December 2019
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Inqui-Lab Zindabad: How 15 Telangana welfare schools are finding their scientific spark

The curriculum of the programme has been designed by Eshwar Bandi, Sahithya Anumolu and Vivek Piddempally. They have referred to open source material from Stanford and Harvard

Published on 23rd December 2019
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Meet this 23-year-old from Bengaluru who is a 'Tiktok' rockstar on a wheelchair

Chandni Nair was diagnosed with Myopathy from birth and had been using a wheelchair, but that has never stopped her from pursuing her dream in education and passion, hand in hand and wins hearts

Published on 9th December 2019
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These children participated in the byelections in Karnataka. Here's how

The byelections that happened in 15 constituencies in Karnataka will decide the future of the government. BJP has to win at least six seats to prove their majority and save their government

Published on 5th December 2019
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IIT Madras launches India's first 'standing wheelchair'

The institute designed the model after five years of dedicated research, in partnership with Phoenix Medical Solutions and Wellcome Innovations Team

Published on 5th November 2019
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Modi govt spent more than Rs 1,000 cr to help the specially-abled Indian: Social Justice Minister

Gehlot lauded IIT, Madras for its initiative, and also recalled the Narendra Modi government's various welfare measures for the 'divyang' 

Published on 5th November 2019
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This Horticulture Training Centre in Bengaluru serves as a lifeline to many diffabled youngsters. Here's how

If you are born with a physical disability then it is no big harm. The Association of People With Disability is here to provide you platform to learn horticultural and other skills and get employment

Published on 31st August 2019
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This 10-year-old from Trivandrum is the  voice behind your daily soaps and cartoons  

Little Jo's voice is popular in Malayalam serials in which she has dubbed for both male and female child artists

Published on 31st August 2019
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A fighter's spirit: Pramila Mathew tells us how she overcame all kinds of obstacles, including Multiple Sclerosis and created her own firm from scratch

In 2001, Pramila Mathew was diagnosed with Multiple Sclerosis of the progressive kind, but she was determined to fight it despite what the reports said

Published on 24th July 2019
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Meet Sminu Jindal, who is on a quest to make educational institutions accessible for differently-abled students

Stressing on the need for a change in mindset, Sminu says, “When people become aware, perspectives start changing, and only then, solutions start appearing”

Published on 17th July 2019
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How an NIOS certificate delayed this diffabled lawyer's enrolment by two years

After facing many hurdles, Ummul Khair, who suffers from cerebral palsy, finally enrolled as a lawyer at the end of June

Published on 8th July 2019

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