Differently Abled

  • 'Veer' campaign: Grand finale 30-03-2014 03:00 PM

    Thumbs Up and Being Human Foundation, in association with CNN-IBN, launched the 'VEER' campaign on January 26 to empower the differently-abled. ...
  • Veer: Watch the highlights of the Grand Finale 29-03-2014 03:45 PM

    Thumbs Up and Being Human Foundation, in association with CNN-IBN, launched the 'VEER' campaign on January 26 to empower the differently-abled. Watch the Grand Finale of Veer this weekend on CNN-IBN. We're leaving you with the highlights. ...
  • CJ fights against insensitivity towards differently-abled by airlines 29-03-2014 11:22 AM

    Suffering from Limb Girdle Dystrophy, Anjali Aggarwal turned Citizen Journalist to highlight the insensitive behaviour displayed by airline companies towards the differently-abled. ...
  • 'Veer' campaign reaches milestone, raises Rs 1 crore in first leg 24-03-2014 10:55 AM

    Thumbs Up and Salman Khan's Being Human Foundation in association with CNN-IBN launched the 'Veer' campaign on January 26, empowering the differently-abled - and it has reached a milestone. Raising Rs 1 crore in the first leg, they hope this becomes a nation-wide movement. ...
  • Veer: A campaign to make India disabled-friendly 01-03-2014 08:38 PM

    Aerated drink Thumbs Up has joined hands with its brand ambassador Salman's Being Human Foundation and CNN-IBN for the campaign, which has American India Foundation (AIF) as implementation partners. The initiative aims to reach out to PwDs with skill training and employment opportunities. It will also raise advocacy on issues...
  • Veer: Sun ITES encourages employment of people with disabilities 10-02-2014 02:40 PM

    Sun ITES, an outsourcing firm in Bangalore is showing the way in not discriminating against those with disabilities. Almost 50 per cent of its staff comprises of people with some form of disability. ...
  • Veer: Fight for the rights of differently-abled people 26-01-2014 03:25 PM

    CNN IBN in association with American India Foundation and Being Human come together for a special campaign to fight for the rights of the differently-abled people. The show plans to bring the issue of disability into focus. ...
  • CJ Show: Fight for my childs RTE 02-09-2013 11:49 AM

    CJ Ruksana's daughter is suffering for cerebral palsy-a neurological condition affecting the brain and nervous system. She wants to educate her, but the government school in her locality refuses to admit her daughter. Watch her story as she requests the authorities to make special arrangements for differently-abled children. ...
  • The Citizen Journalist show 02-09-2013 11:17 AM

    Continuing with our 'NO Country for Children campaign'- We hear a mother's relentless fight for her differently-abled child's education. Also, Actor Nandita Das talks about the obsession with fair skin and why she is part of 'Dark is beautiful' campaign, plus much more on the show. ...
  • India Positive: Stories of art, care and sacrifices 24-08-2013 02:45 PM

    An International Taekwondo trainer left his lavish lifestyle to serve the poor and the needy and is providing shelter to those with disabilities who have been abandoned by their families. ...
  • CJ Poonam fights for disabled friendly railway stations 22-07-2013 12:26 PM

    CJ Poonam highlights the absence of special infrastructure for differently-abled at railway stations. She finds it extremely difficult to get to the other side of the platform as there are no special ramps or walkways for people like her to move across. ...
  • CJ Show: Unavailability of books for visually impaired 22-07-2013 12:08 PM

    Cj Neena Chaudhary daughter Shivangi is visually impaired by birth. She wants to educate her, but the unavailability of braille books for blind is posing a challenge. Here she appeals publishers and authorities to make special books available for visually impaired students. ...
  • CJ Show: Where are the ramps for differently-abled? 21-07-2013 02:53 PM

    CJ Suvarna highlights the absence of ramps for differently-abled in post offices across Delhi. She finds it extremely difficult to climb the stairs and wants authorities to intervene and make public offices disabled friendly. ...
  • CJ Suranjana fights for dignity of differently-abled 21-07-2013 02:39 PM

    CJ Suranjana was asked to remove her prosthetic leg for a security screening at an airport - a process that would have required her to strip in public. She says she's not against security, but that there must be procedures in place to protect the dignity of the differently-abled. ...
  • The Citizen Journalist Special on Differently-abled 21-07-2013 01:54 PM

    In this CJ special show, differently-abled from across the country turn CJ's to fight for their dignity and rights. Plus,the challenges they face and their appeal to make cities and services friendly for differently-abled ...
  • CJ fights airlines callous treatment 12-07-2013 03:52 PM

    Watch CJ Anjlee as she speaks up against airlines' callous treatment of the differently-abled: ...
  • Proper facilities for the disabled still a matter of concern 05-06-2013 02:26 PM

    The disability Act was implemented back in 1995, but the lack of facilities for the disabled is still a matter of concern. And the city in question here is the commercial hub of India, Mumbai. ...
  • Preparing for the Special Olympics 25-01-2013 10:57 PM

    India's differently-abled children prepare for the Special Olympic Winter Games that kick off in South Korea from January 29. ...
  • India Positive: Stories of courage and hope 15-12-2012 11:46 PM

    Watch stories of people and organisations which are trying to bring a change in the society. ...
  • Differently Abled CJ battles for her UID Card 15-10-2011 06:47 PM

    Deepali runs from pillar to post for her UID card because she is differently abled. Are govt schemes insensitive? ...