Devices that aid India’s disabled people are already hard to come by. GST will make it worse

Devices that aid India’s disabled people are already hard to come by. GST will make it worse

The government again failed the large community of disabled people in India, this time writing the goods and services tax. Many assistance devices for people with disabilities and disability services will be taxed between 5% and 18% depending on the GST, which should come into effect on July 1. The new tax rates show government apathy to the needs of people with disabilities such as the lack of consultation with…

How Pakistan is trying to rewrite the history of its Sufi shrines to wipe traces of Indian links

How Pakistan is trying to rewrite the history of its Sufi shrines to wipe traces of Indian links

At the entrance of a sanctuary, there was a plaque with the supposed history of its patron saint. “He is a martyr and martyrs never die,” he said. “He put his life in helping the Muslims of this region against the Hindu Marathas. And now even the birds come to the shrine to pay homage to the holy martyr. There was no mention of a period of time or the…

The big news: Sensex hits an all-time high, and nine other top stories

The big news: Sensex hits an all-time high, and nine other top stories

Other titles: Three suspected LeT militiamen were shot dead in Pulwama and Thane farmers took to the streets to protest a proposed Naveli airport. The great news: Sensex reached a historic high and nine other main stories Sensex rises to 31,450, skillful life approach a note of 9700: profit was attributed to positive trends in other Asian markets and reforms announced by the Indian Stock Exchange Board. Three alleged LeT…