India  /  Published 12.03.23

Wheelchair shortage at Odisha AIIMS

We can’t buy more wheelchairs because we don’t know where to keep them, says medical superintendent...
By Subhashish Mohanty in Bhubaneswar

News  /  Published 22.01.23

All stalls at Book Fair to have wheelchair ramps

The Publishers and Booksellers Guild that organises the book fair has issued guideline to all those who have been allotted stalls...
By Snehal Sengupta in Salt Lake

News  /  Published 28.07.22

Get e-carts and wheelchairs now from Howrah station taxi stand

Call 7605036689 to book an e-cart and install the app ‘Wheelchair at Howrah Station’ to book a wheelchair at the station...
By Bishwabijoy Mitra

News  /  Published 12.03.22

Ukraine attack on canvas at Rabindra Sadan-Nandan art festival

A stall set up by by Cartoon Dol, a Kolkata-based cartoonists’ collective has a wall dedicated to anti-war illustrations...
By Debraj Mitra in Kolkata

News  /  Published 03.03.22

Kolkata schools opt for inclusive lessons to sensitise kids

Books and films help broaden the horizon of the children towards individuals with special needs...
By Jhinuk Mazumdar


News  /  Published 28.02.22

Kolkatans narrate tales of triumph over liver ailments

On the sixth foundation day of Indian Institute of Liver and Digestive Sciences, patients discuss their journey to recovery...
By Subhajoy Roy in Kolkata

People  /  Published 20.02.21

Wounded body, indomitable spirit

Wheelchair players Balachandar Subramanian and Shekar Veeraswamy, feel that state and national associations show interest in able-bodied player and not in paraplegic sportsperson ...
By Priyam Marik

West Bengal  /  Published 10.03.20

Wheelchair offer for travel to school

At a time intolerance and hatred divided people on religious lines, the two boys’ friendship had moved the businessman...
By Our Correspondent in Cooch Behar

Education  /  Published 02.12.19

IIT-Madras students design a standing wheelchair

Called Arise, the wheelchair was designed and developed by the TTK Centre for Rehabilitation Research and Device Development...
By The Telegraph

West Bengal  /  Published 21.10.19

150m walk at the airport for wheelchair

An airport official said efforts are made to make the facility disability-friendly...
By Snehal Sengupta in Calcutta


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