J&K Deputy CM assures early rehabilitation of landslide-hit people

Deputy Chief Minister Nirmal Singh on Sunday said the Jammu and Kashmir government will soon identify land for rehabilitation of the landslide-hit people in Kathua district.

SC asks NALSA to file report on child trafficking

The Supreme Court on Wednesday asked the National Legal Services Authority (NALSA) to file its report on measures which can be adopted to curb child trafficking and prostitution and ensure the rehabilitation of victims.

Govt readies Rs 2,000 crore rehabilitation package for Kashmiri Pandits

 A Rs 2,000 crore rehabilitation package for the Kashmiri Pandits is being readied by the Home Ministry under which 3,000 government jobs and 6,000 new flats would be offered to the displaced community.

China provides $10 mn to Pakistan for rehabilitation of IDPs

China on Wednesday pledged to provide USD 10 million to all-weather friend Pakistan for the rehabilitation of people displaced due to military operations in the restive tribal region, officials said.

Spinal cord injuries rising among elderly: Study

Traumatic spinal cord injuries are on the rise, especially among older individuals, says a study by an Indian-origin researcher.

Injured Mohammed Shami hopes to start bowling soon
Injured Mohammed Shami hopes to start bowling soon

Injured India pacer Mohammed Shami hopes to start bowling in the nets from next month, saying his rehabilitation at the National Cricket Academy (NCA) was going in the right direction.

Congress demands rehabilitation of Ballabgarh clash victims

Congress on Saturday demanded adequate rehabilitation and compensation for the victims of the May 25 Ballabgarh clash between two communities over construction of a religious structure in Faridabad.

PoK refugees hold protests in Jammu

Demanding permanent rehabilitation in the country, members of Pakistan-occupied Kashmir (PoK) refugees on Thursday held a protest against the failure of the central and J&K governments to fulfil their demands.

Show-cause notices to 26 de-addiction and rehab centres: Govt

The Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment has issued show-cause notices to 26 de-addiction and rehabilitation centres for alleged irregularities during the financial year of 2014-15, Lok Sabha was informed on Tuesday.

NGOs should take part in Nepal's rehabilitation: Arun Jaitley

Non-government organisations (NGO) should participate in the rehabilitation of earthquake-hit Nepal, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said on Sunday.

Dedicated force sought for protection of monuments

A parliamentary committee has sought creation of a dedicated Central force for prevention of encroachments at monuments and a separate fund for rehabilitation of encroachers.

Kashmiri separatists have no right to say where Pandits will live: Togadia

Separatists have no right to tell where Kashmiri Pandits should live in Jammu and Kashmir, VHP on Thursday said asking the Centre and state governments to come out with a time-bound plan to rehabilitate them and ensure their safety.

Paceman Muhammad Irfan recommended six-week rest
Paceman Muhammad Irfan recommended six-week rest

Pakistan's top pace bowler Muhammad Irfan has been told to rest for another six weeks as part of his rehabilitation from a hairline stress fracture of the pelvis.

SC voices concern over rehabilitation of acid attack victims

 Voicing concern over improper rehabilitation of the acid attack victims, Supreme Court today asked the government to apprise it of steps taken to provide free treatment to the survivors of the heinous crime.

Pak to start resettlement of displaced people from next month

 Pakistan on Wednesday said over a million people displaced due to military operations in North Waziristan tribal region will return to their native areas beginning next month.

Rehabilitating victim as important as punishing accused: SC

Supreme Court has said the plight of the victims of a crime cannot be ignored even if an offence goes unpunished for want of adequate evidence, and their rehabilitation is as important as punishing the accused.

Phillip Hughes family to attend SCG Test: Michael Clarke
Phillip Hughes family to attend SCG Test: Michael Clarke

Australia captain Michael Clarke, currently undergoing rehabilitation post his hamstring surgery, on Saturday revealed that Phil Hughes' family will be present for the final Test at this venue, where the cricketer was hit by a bouncer and eventually succumbed to his injuries.

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''.