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'It was no longer gossip, it was history'

Image: Yasmeen Premji, who sits on the board of the Azim Premji Foundation and the Azim Premji University, and author of Days of Gold Sepia 'I realised I didn't have to wait for a spectacular......

Premji,Montek and Brajesh among Padma awardees

Wipro Chairman Azim Premji, Planning Commission Deputy Chairperson Montek Singh Ahluwalia, former diplomat Brajesh Mishra and Telugu thespian A Nageshwara Rao were chosen for country's second......

Images: He changed the way Mumbai voted

Years ago when Mumbai resident Vivek Gilani, 34, had voted for the first time, he did not have enough information about the candidate he voted for. Gilani realised that it was not just he, but......

The event that inspired Al Qaeda

Nothing -- not even the rise of Osama bin Laden -- shook the foundations of Saudi Arabia as the siege of Mecca 28 years ago. On November 20, 1979, scores of armed militants -- some say, numbering......

Azim Premji is the most generous Indian for third year running

He is followed by Nandan Nilekani and Narayan Murthy in Hurun India Philanthropy List Azim Premji, who donated Rs 27,514 crore (Rs 275.14 billion) for education is the 'Most Generous Indian' for......

Premji gives half his stake in Wipro for charity

Image: Bill Gates (L) his wife Melinda Gates, Azim Premji (2nd L) and billionaire Warren Buffett (R) attend a news conference. Photograph: B Mathur/Reuters     IT czar Azim Premji has......

Why don't India's rich do more for charity?

With Rs 22,000 crore (Rs 220 billion), Azim Premji could have bought Antilla, Mukesh Ambani's billion-dollar 27-floor home in south Mumbai, four times over. Instead, Premji, who is worth $11.2......

Azim Premji has his heart in the right place

A couple of days after he reaffirmed his commitment to philanthropy, Wipro chairman Azim Premji on Friday transferred shares worth about Rs 12,300 crore (Rs 123 billion) to his philanthropic......

Following his mother's footsteps

The story of the third richest person in the country, Azim Hashim Premji, who began his journey by selling hydrogenated cooking fat and gradually made a leap to information technology services, has......

Vivek in Forbes Heroes of Philanthropy list

Vivek Oberoi was recently listed among the top 48 philanthropists in the Forbes Asia 'Heroes of Philanthropy' list. He is the youngest individual and the only Bollywood actor acknowledged in the......

How football could thrive in India

It is the season of World Cup football. A remarkable feature of the tournament is that tiny countries like Tunisia, Costa Rica and Trinidad and Tobago appear among the participating nations, while......
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When education becomes a meaningless ritual

Education is the making of meaning and the development of thinking individuals; meaningless ritualism is the antithesis of that My grandfather's... ...

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Storytelling captivates kids at SOS Village school

anisation, Anand Niketan and Azim Premji Foundation organised a storytelling programme at SOS Village's school on Friday in which 300 students of... ...

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Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg donates $100 mn to charity

Sheryl Sandberg , COO, Facebook Facebook Inc.'s chief operating officer Sheryl Sandberg has transferred $100 million worth of the social... ...

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Brand new day

Amitabh Bachchan with Perizaad Zorabian and her husband Boman Irani at the Navjote ceremony of their children, Zaha and Zayaan, at the Seth... ...

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Storytelling sessions enchant school kids

The article below represents a preview only and is not meant for reuse or republishing. Bhopal, Nov. 27 -- With an aim to develop interest in... ...

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