January 11, 2022 10:03 am
Advocate Manoj Ranjan Sinha, appearing for the UGC, said at the outset that an updated status report has been filed and it would take another eight weeks to frame the guidelines given the current Covid situation.
October 27, 2021 6:41 pm
"More than coming up with these guidelines and circulars, it is the execution and sensitisation of the [CISF] staff that is important"
March 11, 2020 3:40 pm
Highlighting the importance of inclusion for people with disabilities, Tracy Schmitt, better known as Unstoppable Tracy, recollected an incident from her childhood, in this inspiring video.
December 03, 2019 1:32 pm
As a UN recognised day, World Disability Day aims at increasing public awareness, understanding and accepting people with disability and celebrating their achievements and contributions.
November 30, 2019 1:14 am
“There were seven categories of disabilities under the Act earlier, but the new Act has extended the number to 21. This committee will monitor all kinds of research being conducted on disabled persons,” Delhi Social Welfare Minister Rajender Pal Gautam said.
February 10, 2017 12:09 pm
Since the Indian railways aren't disabled-friendly, Virali Modi has been dependent on porters to board the train. She was manhandled by them on three separate occasions.
February 24, 2014 11:38 pm
Government should use the ordinance route, not to push the 2014 disabilities bill, but to make the 1995 act more inclusive.
August 06, 2009 1:36 am
Disability rights activists have welcomed Human Resource Development Minister Kapil Sibals Lok Sabha speech,made before the landmark...
June 02, 2016 1:00 am