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National Anthem: Centre asks disabled to show 'maximum attentiveness'

Differently-abled people, who are unable to stand, will have to display ‘maximum attentiveness’ while persons with hearing disabilities and those visually challenged will have to stand......

Disabled have the right to a life of dignity:Patil

Observing that people with disabilities have a right to lead a life of dignity and self-respect, President Pratibha Patil on Monday asked the government to explore possibilities of providing a......

First Indian website for disabled!

A universally accessible website that provides access to peoplewith all kinds of disability has been launched in New Delhi.The website, which can be accessedat rehabcouncil.nic.inwas launched by......

National Anthem in cinemas: Centre urges SC to modify order, forms panel

In a change of stand, the Centre on Monday suggested the Supreme Court to modify its earlier order making it mandatory for cinema halls to play the national anthem before screening......

At UN Human Rights Council, India says it's secular, has no State religion

India on Thursday said it is a secular state with no state religion and safeguarding the rights of minorities forms an essential core of its polity, as it came under criticism from Pakistan over......

A technology designed to touch many lives

Researchers at the Indian Institute of Technology-Kharagpur have developed technologies that will enable people with disabilities enjoy the digital world, says Indrani Roy. Image: Professor......

Companies open gates for differently-abled people

This week, MphasiS (an EDS company) won the prestigious National Award for the Empowerment of Persons with Disabilities in the category of Best Employer, and the National Centre for Promotion of......

Govt subsidy for disabled in pvt firms

The private sector will now be able to cumulatively employ 100,000 people with disabilities every year and be partly paid for it. The cabinet today approved a package of incentives worth Rs 1,800......

Rs 201 per day? Rs 277? How much welfare do Indians need?

Universal basic income or social security? Economist Nitin Desai feels we need a blueprint for universal health care and pensions to help the vulnerable section. IMAGE: All Indians need access to......

Don't hoard cash; come to banks when you need money: RBI

The Reserve Bank on Sunday said enough cash is available at banks and people need not be anxious and make repeated trips to branches and ATMs to hoard money. ‘The Reserve Bank assures members......

'Praying for all affected in the Chennai floods'

A look at the top posts on social media from your favourite Bollywood celebrities: Chennai has been crippled by the heavy rains and several celebrities took to Twitter to pray for everyone's......

Want to play vs Vishy Anand?

Grandmaster Viswanathan Anand will be playing a game of chess closer to heart, next Sunday, in Chennai.Anand, who is the ambassador and spokesperson for Vidyasagar --a NGO for children with......
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Centre urge SC to modify order

New Delhi: In a change of stand, the Centre today suggested the Supreme Court to modify its earlier order making it mandatory for cinema halls to... ...

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Governments dependence on MP/MLA funds to bridge the gap between actual cost and subsidy to help disabled people buy motorised tricycles has come... ...

http://www.deccanherald.com/content/652171/mpmla-fund-not-viable-option.html
Need to focus on innovation for people with disabilities

There is a need to look for innovation beyond technology and focus on innovation for people with disabilities so that their optimum talent can be... ...

http://www.business-standard.com/article/news-ani/need-to-focus-on-innovation-for-people-with-disabilities-117120900515_1.html
Official apathy cripples Vasundhara Raje’s ‘divyang’ verification drive

Chief Minister, Vasundhara Raje’s ambitious programme to create a database and provide identification to ‘divyang’ in the state... ...

http://www.dnaindia.com/jaipur/report-official-apathy-cripples-vasundhara-raje-s-divyang-verification-drive-2565415
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Giving the examples of Stephen Hawking and Vedic sage Ashtavakra, President Ramnath Kovind on Sunday said only a country that respects and... ...

http://www.dnaindia.com/india/report-diff-abled-should-get-equal-benefits-prez-2564689

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