Monday, Feb 06, 2023

disabled children


Indigo boy, my child — Travelling with autism

May 11, 2022 3:39 pm

Shubhra Gupta writes: How long will it take for us to realise it is not just about him, that we all need the wind beneath our wings?

How online education can give disabled children greater learning opportunities

September 28, 2021 7:19 am

Feza T Azmi writes: Among other things, it becomes possible to access learning from the safety and comfort of their homes, saving them from unnecessary inhibitions in attending physical schools.

'Play is critical for children with intellectual disabilities'

October 10, 2019 1:01 pm

Play and physical activity can help children with intellectual disabilities advance in their development of gross motor, cognitive, social and emotional skills.

From 'wooden doll' to disability activist: Meet Nipun Malhotra and his inspiring mom

May 13, 2019 1:54 pm

Mother's Day 2019: "It was scary but I realised he only had me to protect him. So, I rose to the situation. At that time, there was not much awareness. But I was sure that if the 'wooden doll' can smile, why can't he do other things?" says Nipun's mother Priyanka Malhotra.

Travelling with special needs children? This is how parents can request support from airlines

April 20, 2019 11:01 am

Children with intellectual disabilities like those on the autism spectrum can feel overwhelmed in unfamiliar surroundings and require special care. As a parent, how can you ensure that your child does not have to endure stress during a flight?

Uttarakhand HC issues directions to state to look after disabled children

July 11, 2018 10:04 pm

The court held that the state government should ensure that every child with a disability has access to free education in an appropriate environment till he or she attains the age of eighteen years.

Facilities for special needs kids on DoE website

January 15, 2015 11:21 am

The data was recently put up on the website — — to facilitate nursery admissions.

‘No school can deny admission to child on disability grounds’

May 29, 2014 1:22 am

Article 30(1) gives linguistic or religious minorities the right to establish and the right to administer educational institutions of their choice.

Dance guru held on sexual abuse charge, say police

May 12, 2014 1:02 am

Pasha was arrested on Sunday morning as he prepared to leave for Bangalore.

Education directorate in ‘deep slumber’ as IEDSS teachers continue to go without pay

January 03, 2014 4:37 am

IEDSS replaced the earlier scheme of Integrated Education for Disabled Children.