International Day Of Persons With Disabilities
Jharkhand  /  Published 03.12.20

When the 'special' have to beg

The disabled persons of the district on Thursday took part in a unique protest as they hit the streets with begging bowl near the district collectorate at Sakchi. Around 50 physically disabled person...
By Pinaki Majumdar in Jamshedpur

Jharkhand  /  Published 03.12.20

A big thank you to special teachers

Hasina Khatoon, grandmother of a cerebral palsy affected student, Sajjad Ansari (12), who accompanied her grandson during a programme for the International Day of Persons with Disabilities organised a...
By Our Correspondent in Dhanbad

Health  /  Published 02.12.19

Is the future accessible?

On December 3, the world observes the International Day of Persons with Disabilities (IDPD) amid awareness marches, street plays and cultural programmes. But what happens next? A small step may n...
By in

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 in

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 in

North East  /  Published 03.12.19

Disabled persons to knock on Meghalaya High Court's door for jobs

The Federation of Persons with Disabilities in Meghalaya will knock on the door of Meghalaya High Court if the four per cent job reservation due to them is not implemented immediately.This was announc...
By Rining Lyngdoh in Shillong


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