As China steps up virus battle, Wuhan goes into lockdown

[Hong Kong: Passengers wear protective face masks at the departure hall of the high speed train station in Hong Kong, Thursday, Jan. 23, 2020. China closed off a city of more than 11 million people Thursday, halting transportation and warning against public gatherings, to try to stop the spread of a deadly new virus that […]

These 14 Indian start-ups catering to persons with disabilities

Bengaluru, Jan 23 : All-terrain slip-proof crutches, electric wheelchair designed for Indian terrain, gaming tool for screening autism and a $1 speaking device were the innovations from 14 start-ups who were declared winners of ‘BIRAC-Social Alpha Quest for Assistive Technologies- Supported by Mphasis’, it was announced on Thursday. In a unique Public-Private Partnership model, non-proft […]