Opinion  /  Published 20.04.22

Forgotten people

It’s 2016: a momentous year in the history of the disability rights movement in India. Parliament has passed the Rights of Persons with Disabilities Act, which aims to further accessibility, equ...
By Ishika Garg

News  /  Published 25.02.22

Special V-Day celebration at Salt Lake CE Block

Salt Lake CE Block-based school for special children, Drishti, celebrated Valentine’s Day by showering lots of love on their students. The students attended a party at FC Park where they sang, d...
By The Telegraph in Salt Lake

News  /  Published 16.02.22

JMI organises workshop on learning disability, its assessment and intervention

The department of Teacher Training and Non-Formal Education at JMI organised a one-day workshop for MEd (Special Education) students with guest speakers from other colleges ...
By Our Correspondent

News  /  Published 23.01.22

Lexicon Rainbow holds camp for children with special needs

The camp was conducted in small groups of five children each with two skilled facilitators...
By Our Correspondent

News  /  Published 16.12.21

SAI International Group imparts lessons on inclusivity

The session was conducted to mark International Day for People with Disabilities ...
By Our Correspondent


News  /  Published 05.12.21

KiiT International School commemorates International Disability Day with Swabhiman

Students at KiiT International School learn the art of sign language ...
By Our Correspondent

India  /  Published 24.11.21

'Justice' for disabled girl denied NEET extra time

The Supreme Court on Tuesday directed the National Testing Agency (NTA) to “rectify within one week” the injustice caused to a student with a learning disability that impedes writing whose...
By R. Balaji in New Delhi

News  /  Published 03.10.21

Prosthetic limbs for 50 people

Individuals with no hands were provided with prosthetic implants that would make them less dependent on others. Saksham, an initiative by Rotary International District 3291, provided 50 artificial li...
By Jhinuk Mazumdar in Calcutta

Jharkhand  /  Published 27.08.21

Disability: Stir against quota step

Persons with disabilities in Jharkhand and other parts of the country would launch social media campaigns and file a PIL in Delhi High Court against the Centre’s decision to exempt all posts in ...
By Animesh Bisoee in Jamshedpur

West Bengal  /  Published 08.07.21

Elephant kills woman in Bankura

A wild elephant, which had got separated from its herd, killed a 48-year-old hearing impaired woman in Bankura’s Beliatore early on Wednesday. Sources said Urmila Ghosh, a resident of Dihipara ...
By Snehamoy Chakraborty in Bankura


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