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The Delhi Election Commission has decided to make customised arrangements for people with special needs at polling booths across the city to encourage them to exercise their franchise in the Lok Sabha elections.
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DMK chief M Karunanidhi welcomed the Supreme Court`s direction to the Centre and state governments to provide three per cent job reservation to differently-abled persons in all their departments, companies and institutions.
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President Pranab Mukherjee on Thursday said differently-abled children are as efficient in handling challenges of life as other kids provided they are given support and opportunities.
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Actress Vidya Balan left spellbound to see a dance-performance by children suffering from cerebral palsy during a charity event here.
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Coming to rescue of 3 disabled students including girl, Madras High Court ordered Tamil Nadu government to keep vacant 3 MBBS seats for admission, rejecting Medical Board report disqualifying them.
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Two days after three hearing- and speech-impaired girls alleged rape and molestation by employees of a residential school here, statements of all the victims has been recorded, police said on Sunday.
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The Tamil Nadu government on Wednesday announced setting up of a museum here for differently abled persons to create public awareness about them.
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A physically-challenged youth was allegedly tied to a car by his friend and dragged nearly one kilometre over some differences with him at Tilwara.
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Differently able persons in Ganjam district of Odisha staged a dharna here on Wednesday alleging discrimination in provision of additional foodgrains to them.
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HRD Minister Kapil Sibal on Monday urged the states to reach out in dealing with such people.
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Releasing a vision document for the differently-abled, Leader of the Opposition in the Lok Sabha Sushma Swaraj said BJP would help empower them.
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