July 07, 2019 5:14 pm
So far, the scheme is being run on the concept of committed liability and due to this maximum part of the financial burden had to be borne by state governments and UT administrations in 2017-18 and 2018-19.
May 29, 2019 7:02 am
In its orders issued on May 21, two days before the results of the General Election, the Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment extended the Commission’s tenure for another two months beyond the current deadline of May 31.
November 08, 2014 11:06 am
De-addiction programme adds another dimension to post-recovery life , gives avenues to earn livelihood
December 28, 2013 2:15 am
Expressing disappointment over the inordinate delay on part of Parliament in introducing the Rights of Persons with Disabilities Bill,disability rights groups are planning to hold candlelight vigils in various parts of the country and outside the Vice Presidents house as a sign of protest.
November 16, 2013 1:11 am
Delhi Police is now in the process of making arrangements for the physically challenged at all police stations and unit offices.
November 12, 2013 2:59 am
March 14, 2014 12:30 pm
Assaults on eunuchs often go undetected as only a woman can be 'raped' in India.
July 11, 2013 10:07 pm
Centre is set to consider households with less than Rs 2 lakh p.a. as EBCs.
April 05, 2013 1:36 am
Providing relief to a visually challenged student scheduled to take the IIT-JEE exam this year,the Delhi High Court has directed the IIT-JEE examination control body to follow the guidelines issued by the Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment and allow him to take the exam with the help of a writer who has studied science at least up to class XI.
February 07, 2011 2:55 am
Three years after the Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment introduced a mandatory three per cent reservation in nursing staff posts for orthopaedically challenged candidates.