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Gauhati HC imposes penalty on gym for 'discrimination' against person with disability

According to the case history, Ali had applied for a membership with the gym in 2011.

Apr 07, 2019, 16:41 PM IST

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Mar 07, 2015, 18:12 PM IST

No arrangements for ailing person like me in Assembly: Karunanidhi

 Taking a swipe at Chief Minister O Panneerselvam, DMK president M Karunanidhi today said no proper seating arrangements were made in the Tamil Nadu Assembly for an "ailing" person like him who had participated in debates for over 50 years.

Dec 04, 2014, 18:05 PM IST

Are cancer survivors ‘disabled’? (Exclusive interview)

Recently, there was news that a cancer survivor was denied the rights of a disabled person, which raised the question – should cancer survivors be at par as the disabled? We asked Dr Pankaj Chaturvedi, renowned cancer surgeon and Dr Abhishek Vaidya, Research Fellow (Tata Memorial Hospital) to get a better picture to understand what exactly a cancer survivor goes through and whether they should get a disability concession. Here are excerpts from the interview:

Aug 08, 2013, 14:37 PM IST