Global IT Challenge for Youth with Disabilities 2018 starts in Delhi

The Global IT Challenge for Youth with Disabilities, 2018 was inaugurated on 9th Nov,2018, by the Minister of State for Social Justice & Empowerment, Shri Krishan Pal Gurjar.The three... Read more »

$220 million NIH funding for brain research

NIH greatly expands investment in BRAIN Initiative Read more »

Aids & Devices Distributed to Divyangjans & Senior Citizens

An ADIP-RVY Distribution Camp for free of cost distribution of Aids and Assistive Living Devices to Divyangjans and Senior Citizens in BPL category under RashtriyaVayoshriYojana (RVY) was organized by... Read more »

Smart cities to be divyang friendly

Shri Hardeep Singh Puri, Minister of State for Housing and Urban Affairs ( I/C), has stressed that Smart cities has  to be divyang friendly.He emphasized on  the need for... Read more »

Casualties from cluster munitions increases, Syrians most-affected:UN-backed report

The annual monitoring report released yesterday at the UN Office at Geneva by the Cluster Munition Coalition revealed that the use of cluster munitions in war-torn Syria and Yemen... Read more »

The Global Bio-composites Market 2018-2025: Size, Share & Trends

The “Biocomposites Market Size, Share & Trends Analysis Report By Fiber Type (Wood, Non-wood), By Polymer Type (Natural, Synthetic), By Product Type (Green, Hybrid), By End Use, And Segment... Read more »

United Spinal Named Beneficiary of ‘Cycle For SCI’ East Coast Bike Ride to Raise Funds for Spinal Cord Injury Supportive Care and Research

NEW YORK, Aug. 28, 2018 United Spinal Association has been named a beneficiary of the Cycle For SCI fundraiser created by Ciara O’Sullivan and Larissa Clifford, who are bicycling from... Read more »

New photo & warning on Tobacco Products Packs

To make the country safe from health issues being caused by rampant use of harmful tobacco products,the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, Government of India has notified new... Read more »

1 in 4 US adults live with a disability

One in 4 U.S. adults – 61 million Americans – have a disability that impacts major life activities, according to a report in CDC’s Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report.... Read more »

That stinks! 1 in 15 Americans smell odors that aren’t there

NIH study reveals prevalence of and risk factors for phantom odor perception Imagine the foul smell of an ash tray or burning hair. Now imagine if these kinds of... Read more »

UN Secretary General’s massage on World Humanitarian Day

Secretary-General, Commemorating World Humanitarian Day, Recalls Casualties Among Civilians, Aid Workers in 15 Years Since Attack on United Nations in Baghdad Following is UN Secretary-General António Guterres’ message on... Read more »

PolyU Develops Novel Self-fitting Scaffold for Bone Regeneration

HONG KONG, August 15, 2018 Researchers from The Hong Kong Polytechnic University (PolyU) have designed and fabricated a high performing self-fitting bone scaffold by combining a shape memory foam and... Read more »