DIFFERENTLY ABLED

  • Innovations are meant to come in market not at home, says young scientists November 19, 2014

    From a multi-fuel engine vehicle to a smart wheelchair to help the differently-abled, 100 innovators and innovations. A glimpse ahead on attempts to promote innovators. ...
  • Bullet News: Catch the day's top stories September 12, 2014

    Bullet News is CNNIBN's nonstop prime time bulletin where we bring to you the day's top stories from around the world. Be it politics, sports, entertainment or business, catch it here, only in 30 minutes. ...
  • 'Veer' campaign: Grand finale March 30, 2014

    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 March 29, 2014

    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 March 29, 2014

    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 March 24, 2014

    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 March 1, 2014

    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 February 10, 2014

    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 differentlyabled people January 26, 2014

    CNN IBN in association with American India Foundation and Being Human come together for a special campaign to fight for the rights of the differentlyabled people. The show plans to bring the issue of disability into focus. ...
  • CJ Show: Fight for my childs RTE September 2, 2013

    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 September 2, 2013

    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 August 24, 2013

    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 July 22, 2013

    CJ Poonam highlights the absence of special infrastructure for differentlyabled 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 July 22, 2013

    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 differentlyabled? July 21, 2013

    CJ Suvarna highlights the absence of ramps for differentlyabled 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 differentlyabled July 21, 2013

    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 differentlyabled. ...
  • The Citizen Journalist Special on Differentlyabled July 21, 2013

    In this CJ special show, differentlyabled 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 differentlyabled ...
  • CJ fights airlines callous treatment July 12, 2013

    Watch CJ Anjlee as she speaks up against airlines' callous treatment of the differentlyabled: ...
  • Proper facilities for the disabled still a matter of concern June 5, 2013

    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 January 25, 2013

    India's differentlyabled children prepare for the Special Olympic Winter Games that kick off in South Korea from January 29. ...
  • India Positive: Stories of courage and hope December 15, 2012

    On this episode of India Positive, watch stories of people and organisations which are trying to bring a change in the society. ...
  • India Positive: Stories of courage, goodwill September 15, 2012

    Portable incubators providing a new lease of life to newborns, grandmothers fighting gender bias by taking up shooting and more inspiring stories. ...
  • Differently Abled CJ battles for her UID Card October 15, 2011

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