J&K: Landmine victims at PM Modi rally hope to be rehabilitated

Maimed by a landmine laid near the LoC here to check infiltration, Shabir Ahmed walked several miles on a prosthetic leg to attend the rally of Prime Minister Narendra Modi here on Friday with the hope that the visit will change the scenario of "apathy" towards people like him.

BJP did not fulfill promises to victims of Kashmir floods: Sonia Gandhi

The BJP did not fulfil promises of relief and rehabilitation made to people of Kashmir after recent floods, Congress president Sonia Gandhi said on Friday.

75% of people with mental illness live with high level of disability

A new study on Wednesday said that seventy-five percent of people with mental illness live with "high level of disability''.

J&K floods a national disaster: PM Narendra Modi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi declared the floods in Jammu and Kashmir as 'national level' disaster on Sunday announced a special assistance of Rs 1,000 crores for rehabilitaion and relief work.

Land for Kashmiri Pandits can be found in 2 months: Rajnath Singh

The land for rehabilitation of displaced Kashmiri Pandits, who migrated from the Kashmir Valley in the early 1990's due to militancy, can be identified in one or two months, Home Minister Rajnath Singh said on Saturday.

Assam govt to give adequate compensation and rehabilitation

Assam Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi said the state government would provide adequate compensation and rehabilitate the displaced people affected by the recent violence along Assam-Nagaland border.

Pakyong Airport affected people demand rehabilitation

The Pakyong Airport Affected Family Committee requested the administration to undertake the rehabilitation process earnestly and provide compensation to the 165 families affected by the ongoing construction of the Pakyong Greenfield Airport.

Zaheer Khan eyeing comeback in Champions League Twenty20

Gearing up for the second phase of his rehabilitation, senior Indian pacer Zaheer Khan is hopeful of making a comeback through the Champions League Twenty20 in September before the home series against West Indies.

No more alcohol for Ellen DeGeneres

TV show host Ellen DeGeneres has decided to give up alcohol to support her partner Portia de Rossi, who recently came out of rehabilitation.

Scariest thing I`ve ever done: Kesha on rehab

Kesha had checked herself into a rehab centre in January and said the decision was the scariest one.

Rehabilitation of drug addicts important, along with de-addiction: Pranab Mukherjee

Community-based service should be promoted for the identification, counselling and de-addiction of drug addicts along with their after-care and rehabilitation said President Prabnab Mukherjee at an award ceremony in the capital on Thursday.

Stone quarrying: J&K govt sets up panel for affected persons

Jammu and Kashmir government has set up a panel to study the issue of rehabilitation of the persons affected due to stone quarrying in the state.

40 Lankan ex-LTTE members may get employed in Singapore firm

About 40 former members of the LTTE, who have successfully undergone rehabilitation under a government programme, are likely to get employed in a construction firm in Singapore, officials said today.

Ordinance promulgated on Polavaram project

As Telangana becomes the 29th state on June 2, government on Thursday promulgated an ordinance merging some villages and mandals of Telangana into Seemandhra in a bid to deal with resettlement and rehabilitation of those displaced by Polavaram power project.

Tiger Woods to skip 2014 US Open

Tiger Woods will miss his second major championship of 2014 as he struggles to return to top form following back surgery earlier this year.

Grant Hackett `proud` for having courage to seek treatment for drug addiction

Former Australian swimmer Grant Hackett has said that he feels proud that he had the courage to seek treatment for a sleeping pill addiction.

Tiger Woods to miss Masters after back surgery

World number one Tiger Woods said Tuesday he will miss the Masters after undergoing back surgery earlier this week to treat a pinched nerve that has been troubling him for several months.

Colts owner Irsay checks into rehab

Indianapolis Colts owner Jim Irsay has entered drug rehab after he allegedly failed a sobriety test and was arrested for driving under the influence and possession of a controlled substance.

Singer Chris Brown avoids jail time, stays in rehab

A judge in Los Angeles on Monday turned down prosecutors` motion to jail R&B singer Chris Brown because of his arrest on an assault charge in Washington, D.C., last year.

J&K to expedite rehabilitation of people living in Dal lake

The Jammu and Kashmir government will expedite the rehabilitation of Dal Lake inhabitants as part of its conservation programme for the endangered water body.