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Category: Disabilities
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Understanding lynchings: With silent consent for mob violence, society is outsourcing its guilt 17.7.2019 Scroll.in
In many instances, the people who perpetrate acts of violence actually become the silent recipients of collective gratitude.
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Homes for Disabled and Destitute Children 12.7.2019 Govt of india: PIB
As per Section 2 (14) (iv) of Juvenile Justice (Care and Protection of Children) Act, 2015 (JJ Act), a child who is mentally ill or mentally or physically challenged or suffering from terminal or incurable disease, having no one to support or look after or having parents or guardians unfit to take care, if found so by the Juvenile Justice Board or the Child Welfare Committee, is included as a “child in need of care and protection” (CNCP), among others and Section 2(14) (vi) of the JJ Act, defines CNCP as ones who does not have parents and no one is willing to take care of, or whose parents have abandoned or surrendered him. The primary responsibility of execution of the Act lies with the State/UTs.
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Implementation of National Creche Scheme 11.7.2019 Govt of india: PIB
As per the National Sample Survey Office (NSSO) Report No. 559(68/10/3), NSS 68th Round, proportion of women engaged in domestic duties increased from 35.3 per cent in 2004-05 to 42.2 per cent in 2011-12 in rural areas.
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K Shyam distributes TLM kits to person with intellectual disabilities 11.7.2019 Manipur: E-Pao
K Shyam distributes TLM kits to person with intellectual disabilities
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Minister K Shyam Distributes TLM kits to persons with intellectual disabilities 11.7.2019 Manipur: E-Pao
Minister K Shyam Distributes TLM kits to persons with intellectual disabilities
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Women Hawkers Association formed and started delivering local evening dailies 11.7.2019 Manipur: E-Pao
Women Hawkers Association formed and started delivering local evening dailies
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UNESCO Education Report on children with disabilities presented to Vice President 10.7.2019 Govt of india: PIB
A UNESCO delegation led by Mr. Eric Falt, Director, UNESCO, New Delhi has called on the Vice President of India, Shri M. Venkaiah Naidu, here today, and presented ‘State of the Education Report for India 2019- Children with Disabilities’.
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SBI Ladies Club donates musical instruments to Mariam School for mentally handicapped 10.7.2019 Central Chronicle
Chronicle Reporter, Bhopal SBI Ladies Club Bhopal donated musical instruments to Miriam School for the Mentally Handicapped, Bhopal, as a part of their monthly CSR activity. Smt. Veenus Arora, President SBI Ladies Club handed over the musical instruments to Sister Noella, Secretary of the School. Miriam School was established in the year 1969 with an […]
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One in three French citizens thinks vaccines are unsafe. The government is trying to change that 7.7.2019 Scroll.in
People in the nation are dying of preventable diseases like measles.
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As diabetes spreads among India’s urban poor, it could be pushing them over the edge 7.7.2019 Scroll.in - News that matters
The recent homicide and attempted suicide by a man in Delhi’s Mehrauli are a reminder of how lifestyle diseases are no longer an affliction of the rich.
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Yogi Adityanath Asks Officials To Identify, Rehabilitate Lucknow Beggars 29.6.2019 NDTV News - Top-stories
The Yogi Adityanath government is making a renewed effort to rehabilitate beggars. A pilot project is this regard will soon be launched in Lucknow.
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Schemes to Reduce IMR and SBR 28.6.2019 Govt of india: PIB
Public Health is a State subject. However, to reduce infant mortality and still birth, various programmes and schemes under National Health Mission are implemented by States/ UTs as follows:   Promotion of Institutional deliveries through cash incentive under Janani Suraksha Yojana (JSY) and Janani Shishu Suraksha Karyakaram (JSSK) entitles all pregnant women (PW) delivering in public health institutions to free ante-natal check-ups, delivery including Caesarean section, post-natal care and treatment of sick infants till one year of age.   Strengthening of delivery points for providing comprehensive and quality Reproductive, Maternal, Newborn, Child and Adolescent Health (RMNCH+A) Services, ensuring essential newborn care at all delivery points, establishment of Special Newborn Care Units (SNCU), Newborn Stabilization Units (NBSU) and Kangaroo Mother Care (KMC) units for care of sick and small babies.
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Central American migrants plead to seek asylum in U.S., not Mexico 28.6.2019 Reuters: World News
Several Central American migrants seeking asylum in the United States were allowed to return there on Thursday after being forced to wait in one of Mexico's most violent cities, supported by faith leaders who oppose the controversial U.S. migration ...
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Helen Keller's 139th birth anniversary observed 28.6.2019 Manipur: E-Pao
Helen Keller's 139th birth anniversary observed
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139th Birth Anniversary of Helen Keller observed 28.6.2019 Manipur: E-Pao
139th Birth Anniversary of Helen Keller observed
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Orphanage From Where Sherin Was Adopted Suspected Foul Play 27.6.2019 NDTV News - Top-stories
The 2017 death of three-year-old Sherin Mathews had not only shaken public conscience in the US, where she was taken by her adoptive parents of Indian origin, but also led the orphanage in Bihar,...
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CCpur observes Unau day 27.6.2019 Manipur: E-Pao
CCpur observes Unau day
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Afghanistan records 10th polio case in 2019 as security worsens: officials 26.6.2019 Reuters: South Asia News
Afghanistan, one of the last countries in the world where polio is still endemic, has registered its 10th case this year, with most coming in southern regions where Taliban militants have wide control, a senior health official said on ...
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Child Care Allowance for Divyang Women 26.6.2019 Govt of india: PIB
Consequent upon implementation of the recommendations of the 7th Central Pay Commission, the rates of special allowance for women with disabilities have been increased from Rs.1500 per month to Rs.3000 per month for child care which shall be payable from the time of child’s birth till the child is two years old. This special allowance shall be payable for a maximum of two eldest surviving children and would be automatically raised by 25% every time the Dearness Allowance on the revised pay structure goes up by 50%. It is effective from 1st July, 2017 and applicable to all Central Government disabled woman employees, irrespective of their place of posting, including in Uttar Pradesh.
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Kareena Kapoor paired with Aamir Khan in ‘Laal Singh Chaddha’ 21.6.2019 Scroll.in - News that matters
The official remake of ‘Forrest Gump’ will go the floors in a few months.
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