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Updated : 1 year, 11 months ago IST
New Delhi [India], Mar 7 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi released a new series of visually-impaired friendly circulation coins on Thursday.
Updated : 2 years ago IST
New Delhi [India] Feb 26 (ANI): The Delhi High Court has sought responses from the Centre and Medical Council of India over a plea challenging the notification issued by MCI, which debarred aspirants with a benchmark disability of more than 80 per cent to pursue MBBS courses.
Hyderabad (Telangana) [India], Feb 22 (ANI): Union Minister for Social Justice and Empowerment Thaawarchand Gehlot on Friday said that his department has provided all the facilities to the persons with intellectual disabilities.
New Delhi [India], Feb 20 (ANI): A petitioner moved the Delhi High Court on Wednesday seeking quashing of Medical Council of India's (MCI) recent notification which declared aspirants having a benchmark disability of more than 80 per cent ineligible for admission to undergraduate medical
New Delhi [India], Jan31 (ANI): President Ram Nath Kovind on Thursday asserted that the current government has launched several schemes for the welfare of the poor, youth and also for the specially abled.
Updated : 2 years, 1 month ago IST
In a major step towards supporting the differently-able populace, the Maharashtra Cabinet on Tuesday approved giving “Divyang” people Rs 3.75 lakhs each to purchase eco-friendly vehicles and start mobile vehicle shops.
Lucknow (Uttar Pradesh) [India], Jan 8 (ANI): Lucknow Municipal Corporation (LMC) has decided to rename places addressed as 'Andhe Ki Chowki' and 'Langda Phatak' in the city as these expressions are considered an affront to the differently abled people. These places will be named after the m
Updated : 2 years, 4 months ago IST
Lucknow (Uttar Pradesh) [India], Oct 23 (ANI): Uttar Pradesh's Cabinet Minister of Backward Class Welfare and Divyangjan Empowerment Om Prakash Rajbhar has challenged the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) government to change the name of the historic Lal Quila or Red Fort.
Updated : 2 years, 12 months ago IST
Bhubaneswar, (Odisha) [India] Mar 3 (ANI): To help differently-abled passengers board trains easily, the East Coast Railway on Saturday introduced mobile wheelchair foldable ramp at Bhubaneswar, Sambalpur and Visakhapatnam railway stations.
Updated : 3 years ago IST
New Delhi [India], Feb 10 (ANI): President Ram Nath Kovind will be attending an event in Madhya Pradesh on Sunday where Gwalior will be declared as a 'Divyang friendly District'.
Updated : 3 years, 1 month ago IST
Hyderabad (Telangana) [India] Dec 29 (ANI): The Telangana Government on Friday announced the marriage incentive to the differently abled persons to be enhanced from Rs 50,000 to Rs 1 lakh.
Updated : 3 years, 2 months ago IST
New Delhi [India], Dec 9 (ANI): There is a need to look for innovation beyond technology and focus on innovation for people with disabilities so that their optimum talent can be explored, said Shakuntala Doley Gamlin, Secretary, Department of Empowerment of Persons with Disabilities (Divyang