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#WhatTheFAQ: Why do people with disabilities continue to find air travel turbulent? 

In the recent context of an adolescent with special needs being disallowed from boarding a flight, let's try and examine the larger problem here 

Published on 10th May 2022
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Delhi HC tells Centre to explore possibility of physically disabled pursuing some medical disciplines

According to the medical board of experts from Dr Ram Manohar Lohia Hospital, the petitioner was not eligible for admission to the medical course

Published on 19th April 2022
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How does TN fare in terms of accessibility in schools? Only 32% have disabled-friendly toilets

Officials say that the outdated school structures, which are in dire need of renovation, are posing a problem to the task of upgrading schools with accessibility

Published on 22nd March 2022
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Kerala government is going to take the 'feel of an educational institution' to bed-ridden students. This is how

The resource room will be equipped with a multitude of facilities and will be available for all disabled students in the area

Published on 24th December 2021
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Is the government failing disabled children? Tribal family in K'taka have given up on receiving support

While the Woman and Child Welfare Department was alerted about their circumstances and the child's need for a wheelchair, the same has not been sanctioned

Published on 12th December 2021
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KVs, JNVs required to reserve 3% seats for disabled students: Pradhan, on Day 1 of Parliament Winter Session

Dharmendra Pradhan also spoke about the measures taken to aid students whose mental health has been impacted by the pandemic and the disrupted nature of studies during the lockdowns

Published on 29th November 2021
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Looking for heroes? This book chronicles stories of 50 disabled bravehearts who braved the pandemic to find jobs  

The book is compiled by NGO Youth4Jobs, who dipped into their own pool of students to find youngsters who have moved heaven and earth to go beyond their disability 

Published on 20th November 2021
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Demolition, unfulfilled promise of GVMC leave disabled kids in a lurch in Andhra Pradesh

The school, which was functioning near Ushodaya Junction, was brought down on June 5. GVMC's proposed committee to allot land is yet to be formed

Published on 24th September 2021
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How the parents of a disabled child created a nine-fingered doll called Ginny to teach Indian kids inclusivity

Ginny's Planet is the brainchild of Dr Shweta Verma and Jamal Siddiqui. The doll wears glasses, has nine fingers and has a radial club hand

Published on 13th July 2021
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This Lucknow scientist created a robot that can feed his disabled dog. Here's how

In 2018, Milind had also created a drone with a special robotic arm that rescued out a puppy trapped inside a deep drain

Published on 6th April 2021
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Indian Army, NGO collaborate to provide artificial limbs to disabled people in Poonch

The disabled persons expressed gratitude towards the Indian Army and the NGO for the camp. "I thank the Indian Army and the NGO.

Published on 24th March 2021
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Activists want NCRB to maintain disaggregated data on violence against disabled girls, women 

Several disability rights groups urged the Home Minister to order the NCRB to maintain disaggregated data as violence against disabled girls and women is on the rise

Published on 22nd January 2021
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Here's how Museum of Possibilities in Chennai going to help visitors understand the life of disabled persons 

The ‘Museum of Possibilities’ will have a cafe which will showcase talents of disabled persons, a house for them and a space to celebrate togetherness over food. It is built at a cost of 1 crore 

Published on 18th December 2020
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Social Justice Dept report slams IGNOU's Kochi centre for keeping toilets locked, leaving disabled student in distress

Recently, a student named Meera U Menon has sent multiple emails to the authorities, alleging that she had no access to a disabled-friendly toilet during her exam

Published on 16th November 2020
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Check out this Kochi designer's adaptive clothing brand, exclusively made for the disabled and elderly

The clothing brand Aaraam Se was launched during the lockdown. Each piece of clothing is custom-made here

Published on 30th September 2020

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