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A total of 4000 children in Assam want their issues to be part of political parties' manifestos

UNICEF has initiated the 'Reimagine' campaign globally, calling on partners, governments and all UNICEF supporters to build a better post-pandemic world

Published on 20th November 2020
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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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After 8 days, BHU students end strike after VC promises more loos, all-night reading room

The indefinite hunger strike started on September 24, and their outrage erupted once the fasting students' health deteriorated exponentially

Published on 2nd October 2019
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After almost selling his wheelchair, Indian student in UK finds ticket back home

A Warwick University graduate, Ankit was previously told that the repatriation flight will not permit wheelchairs, owing to social distancing

Published on 19th May 2020
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After differently-abled student protests lack of toilets at IGNOU Kochi, Social Justice Department seeks report on accessibility

Recently, Meera U Menon, a disabled student at IGNOU had complained saying that the disabled-friendly toilet was kept locked  

Published on 3rd November 2020
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After NEET aspirant from UP allegedly attempts suicide, his Divyang friend starts hunger strike seeking exam postponement

Sanjeev Yadav said that his hunger strike is indefinite and will go on until the government decides to postpone JEE and NEET

Published on 27th August 2020
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Amid outrage, Delhi University goes ahead with online open-book examination, releases datesheet

Teachers' and students' organisations across the country had opposed the university's move to conduct online examinations

Published on 30th May 2020
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Around 30 disability rights organisations write to PM seeking priority COVID vaccination for persons with disabilities 

Several disability rights organisations highlighted numerous reasons why persons with disabilities should receive shots on priority

Published on 20th January 2021
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Around 42 cr poor received aid of Rs 53,248 cr under Pradhan Mantri Garib Kalyan Package

The ministry said that the number of women PMJDY accounts holders whose accounts have been debited by customer induced transactions under the first installment is Rs 8.72 crore

Published on 3rd June 2020
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Axis Bank and Sahapedia to organise 200 heritage walks in 20 cities, a majority of them for needy kids and the disabled

Sahapedia is an online encyclopedia of Indian arts and culture and has tailored its programmes specifically centred around awareness and those often forgotten in the crowd

Published on 29th October 2017
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Banker, cricketer and chess-wiz, Cerebral Palsy no dampener for this 32-year-old

A chess wizard, an M Phil graduate, an entrepreneur and activist — there's no barrier too big for Karthik Chandrasekar

Published on 21st December 2017
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Being Sai: How the wheelchair never held this Hyderabad youth back from skydiving or going to Antarctica with Robert Swan

Now that Sai Prasad Vishwanathan has been to Antarctica, gone skydiving and pursued his MBA from ISB, he has been conducting counselling sessions for over 35,000 students and is helping out a lot

Published on 1st July 2020
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Bengaluru family booked for not standing during Jana Gana Mana. But they are not alone

Though no names have been included in the FIR, the cops have registered a suo moto case based on the video that went viral two weeks ago. It remains to be seen what will happen to the students

Published on 8th November 2019
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Bill for teacher transfer regulations tabled in Karnataka to ensure availability of teachers in govt schools

Bill also proposed to exempt zonal transfers in special cases if teacher/their family suffering from terminal illness/other serious ailments for which treatment is not available within the taluk

Published on 11th March 2020
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Blind Bengaluru teacher is crowdfunding to save his school for disabled. Help now

CM Kathavarayan has been running WARDS, a school for disabled children for the past 26 years. Currently, the school is facing an extreme fund crunch even when crowdfunding efforts are in full swing 

Published on 13th March 2018

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