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Apr 25, 2017
SC tells states and UTs to 'scrupulously' follow law for disabled, seeks compliance reportsThe Supreme Court on Monday asked all states to scrupulously follow the 2016 law on the rights of persons with disabilities and submit a compl
Apr 06, 2017
Overcoming disability: How children with special needs found their place in Mumbai’s classroomsThe number of Indian children with special needs who are out of school is 594,000 (28.2 percent), compared to 6 million children or 2.9 percent of all children who are out of school.
Jul 18, 2016
Watch: Don't miss the inspiring story of this Mumbai foot artistHe was diagnosed with cerebral palsy at the age of six months. But, that didn't stop this talented man from following his dream of becoming an artist.
May 16, 2016
SC ruling will make airlines reconsider harassing persons with disabilities: Jeeja GhoshJeeja, who's the head of Advocacy & Disability Studies at Kolkata's Indian Institute of Cerebral Palsy (IICP), called the Supreme Court judgment an "eye opener".
May 12, 2016
SC directs Spicejet to pay Rs 10 lakh damages for offloading woman with cerebral palsyThe Supreme Court on Thursday directed budget airline Spicejet to pay Rs 10 Lakh as damages to a flyer, suffering from cerebral palsy, who was forcibly offloaded in 2012
May 05, 2015
No sex ahead: TV actor's open letter on cerebral palsy, 'Margarita, With A Straw' is ignorant and juvenileWhat are the chances that a film about a horny young girl releases in India and no one chokes on the morning tea with deep anger and ever deeper revulsion?
Apr 20, 2015
Kalki thanks audience for the success of 'Margarita With a Straw'Kalki Koechlin, who is garnering plaudits for bringing the struggles of a girl suffering from cerebral palsy with convention on screen in "Margarita With A Straw", has thanked the audiences for supporting the experimental film.
Sep 19, 2014
Bihar: Parents plead to Prez to allow mercy killing for sick daughterThe poor parents of a Bihar woman who is suffering from cerebral palsy have urged the Presidentto either pay for their daughter's medical treatment or permit mercy killing.
Apr 20, 2012
Jeeja Ghosh vs SpiceJet: Time for a Janlokpal for the airline passenger?SpiceJet claims it did nothing wrong in forcing Jeeja Ghosh off the aircraft. But Ghosh wants to use the national attention that incident got her to push for a bigger fight — all the way to the top of the civil aviation authority.
Apr 02, 2012
Shame: Why won't Mumbai support World Autism Day?Over 300 iconic landmarks around the world will be bathed in blue light, to show support for 'Light It Up Blue', a worldwide initiative to help raise awareness about autism. Mumbai has refused to follow suit.