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With GST, Government Has Taken Disability Sector 10 Years Back

With GST, Government Has Taken Disability Sector 10 Years Back

"Good and simple tax” is how Prime Minister Narendra Modi described the Goods and Services Tax or GST on the midnight of June 30. ...
Odisha To Increase Reservation For Persons With Disabilities

Odisha To Increase Reservation For Persons With Disabilities

Bhubaneswar: The Odisha government has decided to increase the reservation for persons with disabilities to four per cent from the existing three per cent. Out of...
I Have Cerebral Palsy. Indian Railways Is Indifferent To My Train Travel

I Have Cerebral Palsy. Indian Railways Is Indifferent To My Train...

I am 44 and have cerebral palsy. I vividly remember my trip from Chennai to Delhi by train in the early nineties mainly because...
Educated Visually Challenged Community In Maharashtra Struggles To Find Work

Educated Visually Challenged Community In Maharashtra Struggles To Find Work

By Prachi Salve and Swagata Yadavar/ IndiaSpend.org Every day at 7 pm, Munjaba Shingare, 42, leaves his home in Vangani village in Thane district, to begin...
13 Amputees Break Beauty Stereotype, Are Now Calendar Girls And Boys

13 Amputees Break Beauty Stereotype, Are Now Calendar Girls And Boys

Changing the way the world sees the differently-abled, India’s first amputee calendar is out and is giving neck-to-neck competition to the celebrity calendars. With...
‘A Historic Moment’ Say Activists As Rights Of Persons With Disabilities Bill Is Passed

‘A Historic Moment’ Say Activists As Rights Of Persons With Disabilities...

New Delhi: The Rights of Persons with Disabilities Bill was passed in Parliament on Friday. The Bill, aimed at safeguarding and enhancing the rights...