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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...
Delhi To Host Athletics Championship For Persons With Disabilities

Delhi To Host Athletics Championship For Persons With Disabilities

New Delhi: The New Delhi Municipal Council (NDMC) has decided to institute an athletics championship for the people with disabilities in the national capital. The...
My Brother Has Genetic Disorder, Can’t Handle People Staring

My Brother Has Genetic Disorder, Can’t Handle People Staring

At the age of 2, my brother Dhruv, now 16, was diagnosed with Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) and Fragile-X, a genetic condition that...
In A First, A Lifestyle App For Persons With Disabilities

In A First, A Lifestyle App For Persons With Disabilities

New Delhi: In a first, a Delhi-based start-up has launched a new smartphone app that can help people with special needs to find disabled-friendly...
Lower Berths Reserved In 3AC Coaches For People With Disabilities, But Questions Remain

Lower Berths Reserved In 3AC Coaches For People With Disabilities, But...

New Delhi: The Indian Railways has fixed a quota of seats for people with disabilities that guarantees them a lower berth seat in the third...
Chandigarh Issues Fresh Guidelines For Persons With Disabilities

Chandigarh Issues Fresh Guidelines For Persons With Disabilities

Chandigarh: The Chandigarh administration has issued guidelines for persons with disabilities for showing respect to the national anthem. "Persons with locomotor disabilities with lower limbs...