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Mann ki Baat: Make lives of 'divyangs' easier by using Artificial Intelligence, PM Modi urges scientists

Prime Minister Narendra Modi also urged scientists to make use of artificial intelligence for early detection of natural calamities.

Feb 25, 2018, 12:21 PM IST

Railways replaces 'viklang' with 'divyang' in concession forms

Almost two years after Prime Minister Narendra Modi suggested to address persons with disabilities as 'divyang' (divine bodies), the Railways has decided to make changes in this regard in the concession certificates issued to such people.

Jan 27, 2018, 12:37 PM IST

Govt launches video of national anthem in sign language

Union Minister Mahendra Nath Pandey on Thursday launched a video of the National Anthem in sign language.

Aug 10, 2017, 18:49 PM IST

Centre renames disability department; 'viklang' to be called as 'divyang'

The Department of Empowerment of Persons with Disabilities will now be known as 'Divyangjan' Sashaktikaran Vibhag in Hindi, dropping the word 'viklangjan' from its previous nomenclature.

May 25, 2016, 17:00 PM IST

UP: Boy without hands from Mainpuri secured 71.8% marks in 10th Board Exams

Boy without hands from Mainpuri U.P. secured 71.8% marks in 10th Board Exams. Watch complete news story of Aaj Ka Special for getting detailed updates!

May 22, 2016, 16:20 PM IST