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German-aided project for disabled in Cuddalore 15.9.2007 Hindu: Tamil Nadu
It will be implemented by Life Help Centre
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Higher exposure to foetal testosterone linked to autistic traits 12.9.2007 New Kerala: Health News
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Bringing disabled kids back to school 15.6.2007 India Together - Education

When a teacher specially trained to handle children with special needs started work at a local government school in Bangalore, children were benefited and stopped dropping out. Padmalatha Ravi has more.
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Funded, controlled, and run aground 10.6.2007 India Together - Education

Meghalaya's vocational training system, despite being funded by New Delhi as well as the state government, has two problems. One, there is dearth of adequate number of Industrial Training Institutes (ITI). Two, the placement record is poor and does not generate demand. Ratna Bharali Talukdar finds out what went wrong.
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Bringing disabled kids back to school 9.6.2007 India Together - Education
When a teacher specially trained to handle children with special needs started work at a local government school in Bangalore, children were benefited and stopped dropping out. Padmalatha Ravi has more.
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Funded, controlled, and run aground 9.6.2007 India Together - Education
Meghalaya's vocational training system, despite being funded by New Delhi as well as the state government, has two problems. One, there is dearth of adequate number of Industrial Training Institutes (ITI). Two, the placement record is poor and does not generate demand. Ratna Bharali Talukdar finds out what went wrong.
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In Haryana, SSA's acclaim hides many failures 2.3.2007 India Together
Despite being feted as a huge success, the flagship programme of the government for the universalisation of primary education leaves much to be desired. Ironically, the easy availability of the funds for a supposedly successful scheme may be the preventing it from being as productive as it could otherwise be. Kalpana Misra reports.
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An entitlement with no law 22.1.2007 India Together
With the central government lobbing the ball into the states' court, the right to education bill has practically lost its very essence. Without a central legislation to support it, a constitutional guarantee will have little meaning, say most experts. Deepa A concludes the 'Lens on Education' series.
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School mid-day meals make slow progress 28.11.2006 India Together
School authorities say, and records show, that while enrolment has not been substantially improved as a result of mid-day meal programmes, school attendance has certainly gone up by 10-12%. However, there is still plenty of room for improvement in the management of the scheme. Padmalatha Ravi reports.
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New indicators needed to track SSA 22.11.2006 India Together
Since the introduction of the central government's Sarva Shiksha Abhiyan (SSA) programme, enrolment numbers in schools have gone up. But how reliable and meaningful are the enrolment figures? Deepa A uncovers key indications of things having gone wrong in SSA's quest for targets.
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Bringing the world of disabilities closer 20.11.2006 The Navhind Times
Bringing the world of disabilities closer
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Providing Mental Health Services to Goans 27.9.2006 The Navhind Times
Providing Mental Health Services to Goans
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Disabled artist comes to India seeking true parents 15.10.2005 CNN-IBN Top Stories
HANDI-CAPABLE: Minda was born without arms and legs but has overcome her disability.Minda was born without arms and legs but has overcome her disability.
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The movement for inclusive education 1.4.2003 India Together - Education

Callous school managements and over-anxious parents of abled children are barring 90% of India's 40 million disabled children from entering the nation's classrooms says Gaver Chatterjee.
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Anti-polio campaign targeting 3.5 mn children begins in Pakistan 1.1.1970 Sify News
A three-day anti-polio campaign targeting over 3.5 million children has begun in Pakistan's northwest Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa province, the media reported.
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Indian woman in US separated from differently-abled 5-yr-old son 1.1.1970 Sify News
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Trump declares April 2 World Autism Awareness Day 1.1.1970 Sify News
[United States], April 3 (ANI): United States President Donald Trump on Monday proclaimed April 2 as the World Autism Awareness Day in a bid to recognise and support children and adults suffering
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11th World Autism Awareness Day: How 'Light it up Blue' can bring awareness 1.1.1970 Sify News
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Chinese toddler locks iPhone for 47 years by entering wrong passcode 1.1.1970 Sify News
A two-year-old boy in Shanghai locked his mother's iPhone for the equivalent of 47 years after playing with it and repeatedly entering the wrong passcode, according to a Chinese media report.
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Woman kills adult children in Australia 1.1.1970 Sify News
[Australia], Jan 24 (ANI): An Australian woman has been accused of murdering two of her adult children for financial gain before trying to claim more than $100,000 in death benefits.
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