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Run, Mumbai, run: All you need to know about the Standard Chartered Mumbai Marathon 2016

Jan 18, 2016

Run, Mumbai, run: All you need to know about the Standard Chartered Mumbai Marathon 2016

Mumbai hosted the 13th edition of Standard Chartered Mumbai Marathon 2016 on Sunday. The Marathon saw an all-time high of 40285 registrations. #NewsTracker #John Abraham #Mumbai #Fauja Singh #Marathon #senior citizens #Standard Chartered Mumbai Marathon #Persons with disabilities
Watch: Salman Khan's special message for International Film Festival for Persons with Disabilities

Dec 03, 2015

Watch: Salman Khan's special message for International Film Festival for Persons with Disabilities

"I should have been a part of this festival, but due to my packed shooting schedule for Sultan, I couldn't be there physically," said Salman #Salman Khan #Kabir Khan #Bajrangi Bhaijaan #Sultan #International Film Festival for Persons with Disabilities
Fourteen killed in San Bernadino shooting: Two dead suspects identified as Syed Farook, Tashfeen Malik

Dec 03, 2015

Fourteen killed in San Bernadino shooting: Two dead suspects identified as Syed Farook, Tashfeen Malik

As many as three heavily armed attackers opened fire on a banquet at a social services center for the disabled in San Bernardino, California, killing 14 people and seriously wounding more. #NewsTracker #Shooting #California #gunmen #US #San Bernardino #disabled center
Trump called out for appearing to mock NYT reporter's disability

Nov 27, 2015

Trump called out for appearing to mock NYT reporter's disability

An advocacy group is offering Donald Trump sensitivity training after the Republican presidential candidate appeared to mock a reporter with a disability. #NewsTracker #Disability #NYT #Trump
Exam building without lift, ramp derails Indian Railways' attempt to hire disabled staff

Nov 20, 2015

Exam building without lift, ramp derails Indian Railways' attempt to hire disabled staff

An attempt by Indian Railways to recruit disabled staff backfired badly this week when candidates had to make their way up a building with no lifts or ramps. #NewsTracker #Supreme Court #Indian Railways #Railways #Suresh Prabhu #India #disabled staff
Disabled activist who helped frame air security rules made to get off wheelchair at Delhi airport

Oct 01, 2015

Disabled activist who helped frame air security rules made to get off wheelchair at Delhi airport

A disabled rights activist who helped frame the guidelines to make air travel easier for disabled passengers, was made to get off his wheelchair at the Indira Gandhi International Airport, Delhi. #didyouknow #Disability #Indira Gandhi International Airport #CISF #Central Industrial Security Force #Airport security #Wheelchair #Javed Abidi #Shareworthy #Delhi #Disabled Peoples’ International
London restaurant refuses entry to blind teenager after objecting to 'guide dog', gets social media ire

Sep 14, 2015

London restaurant refuses entry to blind teenager after objecting to 'guide dog', gets social media ire

A 19-year-old blind teenager in the UK was left in tears after she was forced to leave a Thai restaurant because she had her guide dog with her. #London #NewsTracker #UK #Guide Dog #Shareworthy #Thai resutaurant #Yee Rah Thai #Persons with disabilities
Indian-origin teen US creates 3D-printed robotic arm

Aug 05, 2015

Indian-origin teen US creates 3D-printed robotic arm

A 17-year-old Indian-origin boy in the US has developed a low-cost 3D-printed robotic arm that is programmed to replicate movements of a human hand - such as pinching, grabbing or holding a spoon. #NewsTracker #Robotics #Robotic Arm #Disabled people #teen
Watch: Viral PSA about diversity and inclusion wins award at Cannes Liones

Jun 30, 2015

Watch: Viral PSA about diversity and inclusion wins award at Cannes Liones

When we think of public service advertisements (PSA), we usually associate it with serious topics and grim messages, but this US Ad Council PSA shows that it doesn't always have to be that way. #Religion #Disability #Diversity #Sexual orientation #Race #ViralVideo #inclusion #Shareworthy #US Ad council
Reserving 2 window seats for disabled on aircraft is fine but what about the attitude of flight, ground staff?

May 29, 2015

Reserving 2 window seats for disabled on aircraft is fine but what about the attitude of flight, ground staff?

In a move that could make traveling much easier for the disabled, the Civil Aviation Ministry has directed that two window seats, except for the ones near emergency exits, be reserved for them. #Civil Aviation Ministry #ConnectTheDots #SpiceJet #airlines #DGCA #discrimination #Disabled