Physical Disability
Calcutta  /  Published 11.09.20

Disabled patient accuses lab of being unfriendly

The clinical establishment regulatory commission on Thursday asked Midland Nursing Home, In Belghoria,  to deposit Rs 5 lakh with it after it found that the hospital was prima facie negligent in ...
By Subhajoy Roy in Calcutta

Jharkhand  /  Published 30.07.20

Special help in virus fight in Dhanbad

At least 10 special children have decided to lend their support in the fight against Covid-19 pandemic through their creativity in Dhanbad. The special children, who are mostly intellectually impaire...
By Animesh Bisoee in Jamshedpur

Opinion  /  Published 20.07.20

Hearty meal: taking regionalism to the extreme

Sir — The Karnataka government has proposed an 18 per cent goods and services tax on parathas, against 5 per cent on rotis. This is taking regionalism to the extreme. The true taste of the India...
By The Telegraph in

Odisha  /  Published 22.12.14

Disability is a part of human diversity

By Sruti Mohapatra in

West Bengal  /  Published 23.12.18

Crushed hand brought back to life

A 42-year-old factory owner who had his right hand crushed by a machine that bends iron has regained the use of his fingers after six months of battling pain, regret and the prospect of permanent disa...
By Rith Basu in Calcutta

Bihar  /  Published 29.10.18

Blind baby buried alive by family is rescued

A one-and-half-month-old blind girl, buried under sand on the banks of a stream with a rock kept over the spot, was saved thanks to a few women and a young man in Banka district, around 270km south-ea...
By Gautam Sarkar in Banka

Opinion  /  Published 03.12.18

Some thoughts on World Disability Day

We live in a climate of extreme discrimination, judgements, stigma, labels and isolation. Our lives are a constant negotiation through these. Imagine the impact of this on our physical and mental heal...
By Nidhi Goyal in


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