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Oxford University says sorry for eye contact racism claim 28.4.2017 Zee News : World
The Oxford University was criticised for being "insensitive" to autistic people who can struggle to make eye contact.
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Vaccination: Myths and facts 28.4.2017 TOI: All Headlines
Vaccination: Myths and facts
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Grandmother's smoking linked to autism in grandchildren 28.4.2017 All News-IANS Stories
If a girl's maternal grandmother smoked during pregnancy, the girl is 67 per cent more likely to display certain traits linked to autism, such as poor social communication skills and repetitive behaviours, says a study.
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Do you really choose what you eat - or do your gut microbes decide for you? 27.4.2017 Business Standard: News Now
Why it's so difficult for meat eaters to become vegetarians - perhaps their microbes won't allow it
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Shri Thaawarchand Gehlot inaugurates photo Exhibition “The Paths We Walk” 24.4.2017 Govt of india: PIB
Shri Thaawarchand Gehlot, Union Minister for Social Justice & Empowerment inaugurated a Documentary Photo exhibition “The Paths We Walk” here today. The exhibition has been organized by The National Trust under Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment in collaboration with Society for Child Development, New Delhi.
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Parents of children with autism share experiences 23.4.2017 Hindu: Visakhapatnam
Workshop organised as part of Autism Awareness Month
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Autism: The hidden talent that shows up at the workplace 22.4.2017 Latest News
Autistic individuals exhibit astonishing levels of precision within and outside the workplace
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South East Asian countries in WHO adopt 'Thimphu Declaration' 21.4.2017 DNA: Health
Countries in the World Health Organisation's South East Asian Region including India today pledged to integrate needs of people suffering with autism into their national health and socio-economic development plans.
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WHO Southeast Asia members pledge inclusive approach for autism 21.4.2017 All News-IANS Stories
Accelerating efforts to enable people with autism and other neurodevelopmental disorders to lead a productive life, countries in WHO Southeast Asia Region on Friday adopted the 'Thimphu Declaration which calls for integrating the needs of such individuals and their families into national health and socioeconomic development plans.
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Autism: A special kind of ability 21.4.2017 All Beyond Business Stories
Autistic individuals exhibit astonishing levels of precision within and outside the workplace
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NCERT's pilot book proj aims at building inclusive classrooms 21.4.2017 DNA: Evolutions
Each booklet has Braille and other tactile components, besides word-picture flash cards, to cater to children with learning disability, speech or language disorder, visual impairment, autism, attention deficit hyperactivity disorder and cerebral palsy, among other disabilities.
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Bangladesh, Bhutan agree to consolidate ties during Hasina visit 20.4.2017 All News-IANS Stories
Bangladesh and Bhutan agreed to consolidate their "already excellent" ties for mutual benefit, during a meeting between visiting Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina and her Bhutanese counterpart Tshering Tobgay here.
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Respecting National Anthem non-negotiable, Centre tells Supreme Court 19.4.2017 DNA: Urban Tales
The Union government on Tuesday told the Supreme Court that respecting the national anthem was non-negotiable and it was unfortunate that a section of the society was opposing this. Centre's observation came when the Supreme Court (SC) was hearing a batch of petitions pertaining to imposing penalty for disrespecting the national anthem and another seeking the mandatory singing of Vande Mataram, the national song, in schools. The apex court, however, allowed the petitioner to modify his plea demanding provisions to penalise those who disrespect the national anthem. The apex court, in its modified order, exempted differently-abled persons from standing when the National Anthem is played. "Persons who are wheelchair users, those with autism, persons suffering from cerebral palsy, multiple disabilities, Parkinson's, multiple sclerosis, leprosy cured, muscular dystrophy and deaf and blind be treated not to be within the ambit of the orders passed by this Court," the bench led by Justice Dipak Misra ...
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Respect for national flag, anthem non-negotiable, Centre tells SC 18.4.2017 Hindu: News
Court exempts more categories of disabled persons
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What is Theory of Mind in Psychology 18.4.2017 Hindu: Home
To have a theory of mind (ToM) is to realise that others have minds like yours. Elementary as that sounds, it’s a question that has engaged philosophers, evolutionary psychologists, and researchers of...
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Respect for national flag, anthem non-negotiable: Centre to SC 18.4.2017 Rediff: News
During the hearing, the SC extends exemption to several categories of disabled.
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Antidepressants during pregnancy may not up autism risk in children: Study 18.4.2017 News
There has been a long-standing debate about expectant mothers taking antidepressants
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Study casts doubt on autism, antidepressant link 18.4.2017 All News-IANS Stories
An increased risk of autism among children of women who took antidepressants during pregnancy may actually be the result of maternal mental illnesses, according to new research.
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Cycling to create autism awareness 17.4.2017 Hindu: News
Ride covered 850 km from Kasaragod to city in four days
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'Love hormone's role in social interaction wider than we believed 15.4.2017 New Kerala: Health News
'Love hormone's role in social interaction wider than we believed
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