Disability Rights
West Bengal  /  Published 25.02.20

Understand your child

Parents must first understand the condition of a child with disability before demanding her rights, a neuropsychologist from the US said. Prerna Shah, based in New York, spoke to parents, teachers, sc...
By Jhinuk Mazumdar in Calcutta

India  /  Published 09.07.19

New programme for women with disabilities

Six young women are set to kick off a unique initiative specially designed to develop leadership among women with disabilities in India. Rising Flame, a Mumbai-based non-profit, is launching the initi...
By The Telegraph in New Delhi

Opinion  /  Published 19.12.18

Gautam Gambhir's upsetting retirement

Sir — The decision of the the former Indian cricketer, Gautam Gambhir, to retire from all forms of the game after playing his last Ranji Trophy match could not have come at a more appropriate time. ...
By The Telegraph

Opinion  /  Published 03.12.18

Some thoughts on World Disability Day

We live in a climate of extreme discrimination, judgements, stigma, labels and isolation. Our lives are a constant negotiation through these. Imagine the impact of this on our physical and mental heal...
By Nidhi Goyal

Opinion  /  Published 01.01.19

The battles of Indians with disabilities

The reasons being attributed to the Bharatiya Janata Party’s defeats in Madhya Pradesh, Chhattisgarh and Rajasthan include unemployment, corruption and farmers’ distress. Could it be that the cons...
By Santosh Kumar Biswal



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