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CBSE puts Type-1 diabetes under disabled category

Neighbourhood News Desk/Avi Arya: Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) has clubbed students suffering from Type-1 diabetes along with persons with disabilities (PwD) this year, asking them to fill up the forms for classes X and XII exams under this category. 27 more words

India

The day I am become a person with injury and disabled

Having settled in my new house, life was beginning to look normal.

Waking up early. preparing my breakfast of either warm chocolate croissant or muesli with freshly brewed coffee. 619 more words

Work Life

Diabetes in the Wild

Diabetes in the wild refers to a random encounter with another T1D when out and about. My favorite recent occurrence of this happened when I was in Disney World with my mom (also a T1D). 169 more words

Diabetes

How Love is Shared

Last December 9, I attended an event of Grain Foundation for PWD Inc., in coordination with Korea International Cooperation Agency, called, “Kaya: Kung Kaya Mo, Kaya Ko.” It is a fund raising event through the shared performances (persons with disability) PWDs and Youth Group. 921 more words

Love

Delhi: Traffic crawls as Lajpat Nagar flyover closed for repairs

Neighbourhood News Desk/Avi Arya: Repair work on the gap between two girders of the Lajpat Nagar flyover started on Monday, triggering traffic chaos on the busy stretch. 99 more words

India

Gap develops on Lajpat Nagar flyover in Delhi, authorities say don’t panic

Neighbourhood News Desk/Avi Arya: An 8-10 inches wide and around 10 feet long gap has developed between one of the five girders at the flyover on Wednesday, raising safety concerns among commuters. 75 more words

India

Committee urges federal government to repeal law that bans disabled immigrants

It will be interesting to see what issues emerge in implementation consultations with the provinces given that they have to foot the bill. Good however to see some data on the numbers and anticipated funding requirements: 754 more words

Immigration