Bhagwan Das’ adaptive shoes put a spring in the step of people with commonly overlooked disabilities

Bhagwan Das does not have a fancy showroom and nor are there prominent celebrities endorsing his products. Yet, this shoemaker who works out of a congested lane in Hardhyan Marg in New Delhi’s crowded Karol Bagh market is meeting a critical need at a reasonable cost with no fanfare. Das’ skill lies in the manner in which he makes adjustments… Read More Bhagwan Das’ adaptive shoes put a spring in the step of people with commonly overlooked disabilities

Archbishop visits home for disabled in India

MUMBAI, India – Archbishop Felix Machado of Vasai spent the Feast of the Holy Innocents visiting a care home for the disabled. The Umed home was established in 2005 in the diocese to serve people with various mental and physical disabilities. Currently there are around 30 residents, coming from different religious communities. Source : https://cruxnow.com/church-in-asia-oceania/2019/01/05/archbishop-visits-home-for-disabled-in-india/

Newz Hook’s Top 10 Disability Influencers for 2018

From academia to politics to corporate India, 2018 was a year when disability and inclusion came to the forefront in multiple ways. Driving this visibility were many amazing people, who through social media campaigns, court cases and protests, helped build awareness and sensitization.They told the world – Here we are. Look at Us. Listen. We… Read More Newz Hook’s Top 10 Disability Influencers for 2018

Disability Insurance Market Growth, Analaysis and Advancement Outlook 2018 to 2025

This report tracks the major market events including product launches, development trends, mergers & acquisitions and the innovative business strategies opted by key market players. Along with strategically analyzing the key markets, the report also focuses on industry-specific drivers, restraints, opportunities and challenges in the Positioning Systems (GPS) market. This research report offers in-depth analysis… Read More Disability Insurance Market Growth, Analaysis and Advancement Outlook 2018 to 2025

Alleppey in Kerala is South India’s first disabled friendly beach

Alleppey, a small town located in Kerala is all set to become South India’s first disabled-friendly and accessible beach.Popularly known as Venice of the East, Alleppey is surrounded by plush greens and serene backwaters. Alleppey also boasts of many beaches in and around the town. On the opening day, people with disabilities were seen taking a… Read More Alleppey in Kerala is South India’s first disabled friendly beach

People with disabilities have hard time boarding ‘smart city buses

AURANGABAD: The Aurangabad Municipal Corporation (AMC) on Tuesday offered free rides to children with disabilities in the newly-arrived Smart City bus but most of them could not avail the facility as the vehicle is not disabled-friendly. The civic body is all set to start its public transport system and had organised a two-day art event… Read More People with disabilities have hard time boarding ‘smart city buses

Differently abled team felicitated for high polling

UDAIPUR: Eight differently abled state employees were felicitated for their efficiency and hard work that resulted into high polling percentage at their booths in Udaipur, during the assembly election. These men were assigned duties at an exclusive, disabled-friendly polling booth, which registered the highest polling of 78 percent, which was above the district average. Two… Read More Differently abled team felicitated for high polling