Paralysis

  • Mumbai: Youth kills paralytic mother, commits suicide 13-04-2013 07:09 PM

    Mumbai: A 29-year-old youth shot his mother dead and later killed himself in Satara in Maharashtra on Friday. Reports said that Kunal Wadkar shot his mother with his gun and later shot himself. His mother was around 50-years-old and was suffering from paralysis. Kunal was a contractor by profession. He...
  • Sibal blames CAG, media, courts for policy paralysis 10-11-2012 09:57 PM

    Mumbai: Telecom Minister Kapil Sibal on Saturday blamed the "erudition of CAG, the media and the court" for the perceived policy paralysis and asserted that the government continues to take decisions. "The paralysis has occurred because of three factors - the erudition of CAG, the media and the court. It...
  • Robotic trousers invented for paraplegics 05-12-2010 04:42 PM

    London: An Israeli entrepreneur, who was paralysed in a car crash in 1997, claims to have invented robotic trousers which can help paraplegics walk and climb stairs again. Called "ReWalk", the device can help paraplegics to stand and walk, using crutches for stability, when they lean forward and move their...
  • Forum: Reality TV and regulation 15-07-2008 05:11 PM

    New Delhi: India’s first selection meeting since the BCCI revamped its national selection committee in late September is shaping up to be a fairly straightforward affair. On Monday at the BCCI headquarters in Mumbai, the new selectors – chairman Sandeep Patil, Roger Binny, Saba Karim,...
  • Paralysed and penniless, man's job dream is crippled 02-07-2008 11:38 AM

    Colombo: Shane Watson's brilliant form with bat and ball has propelled Australia's unbeaten run in the World Twenty20, but the star all-rounder warned rivals he was not finished yet. Watson's extraordinary display has won him Man-of-the-Match awards in all four of Australia's games and made him both the top run-getter...
  • Reality show participant ill due to too much pressure 02-07-2008 01:40 AM

    Rajkot: Shikhar Dhawan remained unbeaten on 99 after Ishant Sharma returned a four-wicket haul as India A thrashed Bengal by eight wickets in the opening cricket match of the NKP Salve Challenger Trophy, here on Sunday. It was all round performance by India A as they bundled out Bengal to...
  • Show producers to pay for rebuked girl's treatment 01-07-2008 10:23 PM

    England innings: Luke Wright is adjudged Man of the Match. 19th over, England 149 for 4: Wright is finally dismissed after a scintillating innings of 76. He chased a wide delivery from Bracewell and hit it straight to Ross Taylor at covers. Jonny Bairstow is the news batsman and he...
  • Teen paralysed after participating in TV show 28-06-2008 12:04 PM

    St. John's: Newly appointed Chief Executive Officer of the West Indies Cricket Board (WICB), Michael Muirhead, says the regional side is poised once again to take its place as a major force in world cricket. Muirhead was appointed new CEO at a WICB Board of Directors meeting in Barbados over...
  • Technology helps paralysed man triumph over tragedy 28-03-2008 10:30 PM

    Chennai: Presented the Polly Umrigar Award in recognition of the 1,285 runs with six centuries he made from 15 Tests between October 2010 and September 2011, Rahul Dravid on Saturday attributed his performance to hard work. Dravid, who was not present at the awards function here when his parents received...
  • Paralysed techie reunites with family after 8 years 09-03-2008 11:14 PM

    Wellington: Former New Zealand Cricket (NZC) chief Chris Doig has died at the age of 62 after a two-year battle with bowel cancer. Doig was in charge of NZC for six years between between 1995 and 2001. Besides cricket, he was a board member with New Zealand Rugby Union, was...
  • Ability to love conquers disability 14-02-2008 09:38 AM

    London: India coach Duncan Fletcher claimed the loss of opening bowler Zaheer Khan to a leg injury cost the visitors the chance of having a very good day in the opening Test against England. Khan was easily India's best bowler at Lord's on Thursday before he went to hospital for...
  • Cops chain paralysed convict to hospital bed 07-01-2008 05:36 PM

    Ahmedabad: Plenty of captains and players talk about being ready to spill blood for their team but Australia's Brett Lee actually did just that in the World Cup quarter-final defeat by India. The game was almost up for the reigning champions when fast bowler Lee, who has repeatedly fought back...
  • Miracle cure for paralysed people 14-04-2007 05:55 PM

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  • Ragging paralyses Orissa student 18-10-2006 10:06 PM

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