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Opinion  /  Published 18.11.20

Formula for disempowerment

The department of empowerment of persons with disabilities deals with three legislations governing different aspects of disability, welfare and empowerment of the persons with disabilities. These are ...
By Protiva Kundu, Arman Ali in

India  /  Published 24.10.19

People with disabilities protest over jobs

Commuters faced inconvenience as traffic snarls were reported in central Delhi on Thursday, October 24, 2019, owing to a protest at Mandi House by differently-abled people who had applied for Group D ...
By The Telegraph and PTI in New Delhi

Opinion  /  Published 17.11.19

Inclusive school makes students more humane

Without mainstream, no inclusion. That is the guiding principle of Akshar, Calcutta’s only inclusive school, and that is the secret behind its success as an educational institution, and of its annua...
By Soumitra Das in

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

Jharkhand  /  Published 23.03.19

Special plea for schools

State disability commissioner Satish Chandra has written to the government to start three 100-seat permanent residential schools for the intellectually impaired in Ranchi, Jamshedpur and Dumka in the ...
By Our Correspondent in Jamshedpur

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

Opinion  /  Published 28.11.19

Chhattisgarh takes a step towards inclusivity

Societal and political prejudices often prevent constitutional principles from being reflected in actual practice. This can corrode the idea of Indian democracy that is centred on the notion of equali...
By The Editorial Board in


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