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Warner Bros issues apology after The Witches sparks criticism from disabed community
Entertainment

Warner Bros issues apology after The Witches sparks criticism from disabed community

Warner Bros new film version of Roald Dahl's novel The Witches has been criticised for its depictions of limb impairments.

Vogue Brazil sparks outrage for photoshopping able-bodied models for Rio Paralympics cover
World

Vogue Brazil sparks outrage for photoshopping able-bodied models for Rio Paralympics cover

Vogue Brazil's magazine cover highlighting the Rio Paralympic Games left a sour note across social media as they photoshopped models to look disabled

Oscar Pistorius granted bail, will appeal murder conviction
Sports

Oscar Pistorius granted bail, will appeal murder conviction

Former Paralympic champion Oscar Pistorius was released on bail Tuesday, as he vowed to appeal against his murder conviction for shooting dead his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp in 2013.

Of shattered dreams and injustice: India's para-athletes lost after PCI suspension
Sports

Of shattered dreams and injustice: India's para-athletes lost after PCI suspension

On Friday, The International Paralympic Committee (IPC) suspended the Paralympic Committee of India (PCI) for an indefinite period due to "individual conflicts at the national level between different groups and persons."

South African court orders Pistorius to 30 days of psychiatric tests
World

South African court orders Pistorius to 30 days of psychiatric tests

Judge Thokozile Masipa told Pistorius he must report to Pretoria's Weskoppies hospital, one of South Africa's top mental institutions, as an outpatient for up to 30 days, starting on 26 May.

Want to break world record: India's 1st Paralympic swimmer
Sports

Want to break world record: India's 1st Paralympic swimmer

"I want to break a world record," says Sharath Gayakwad, India's first Paralympic swimmer on his goal at the London event.