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Jan 11, 2018
Venkateswaran Subramanian: The 'Raja' who overcame his disabilities to become a billiards championMeet Venkateswaran Subramanian, popularly known as 'Raja'. Due to polio, that struck him when he was just two years old, Raja was left with a deformed leg. He also lost vision in his right eye when he was just six. Raja fought against all odds and has become one of the world's best billiards player. He is currently ranked 16th in the world by World billiards and won the Open Disability Snooker Championship 2016, organised by World Disability Billiards.
Dec 15, 2017
SC tells institutions of higher education that lack of facilities for disabled persons amounts to discriminationPeople with disability have a right to get higher education and not making adequate provisions to facilitate their proper education would amount to "discrimination", the Supreme Court said
Oct 16, 2017
It’s time we talk about India’s growing mental health crisisArray
Jun 12, 2017
Senior citizens put themselves back in job market, employers should focus on this growing social needSenior citizens are increasingly looking at work options post-retirement to keep themselves financially independent and productive. Are employers listening to this growing social need?
Apr 21, 2013
Delhi Metro trains staff in sign language to help impaired commutersThe Delhi Metro, in collaboration with the Indian Sign Language Research & Training Centre (ISLRTC), today began training its Customer Relation Assistants (CRAs) in sign language to help the hearing impaired and mute commuters.
Feb 19, 2012
Images: "Abilities 2010-11", national games for persons with disabilitiesThe triumph of human spirit was at vivid display at “Abilities 2010-11,” the national games for persons living with disabilities that opened in Chennai on Friday. Some images from the games.