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'Wherever Mukesh puts up a plant, I put up a school'

'I sat down and asked what they would want in their new school. One student said a football field, another one asked for computers. One little girl came and sat next to me and said, "A separate......

India's controversial 'messengers of God'

Controversial godwoman Radhe Maa has often been slammed for her ostentatious lifestyle. Yet her ardent devotees have often chosen to ignore critics and immerse themselves in her ‘aura’.......

'Both India and China must help Nepal, more so India'

'Right now, people are living under plastic tarpaulins and tin roofs' 'More than assistance, Nepal needs good understanding and support from the international community' Siddhartha Kaul, president......

These students from a UP village did yoga for the first time on Sunday

On International Yoga Day, South Delhi-based yoga teacher Saudamini Chandra found herself shepherding the young girl students to their first taste of India’s heritage that was being......

I relive the vicious attack multiple times: Uber rape survivor

The 25-year-old woman executive, allegedly raped by an Uber driver in New Delhi, on Sunday said she is suffering mentally every day and lashed out at the web-based United States taxi firm for......

Google has made teachers less awe-inspiring, grandparents more idle: Modi

‘If Facebook were a country, it would be the third most populous one and the most connected.’ 'The status that now matters is not whether you are awake or asleep, but whether you are......

How girls are duped into 'bonded labour' in India's textile mills

Brands such as Gap, Primark and C&A which source some of their garments from Tamil Nadu say they do regular audits to ensure their suppliers comply with their codes of conduct.   From her......

Ahmedabad: Two steps forward, one step back

Since many of Modi’s urban policies were initiated in Ahmedabad, the city may act as a template to examine what can be expected in a country that is witnessing the biggest migration from......

Why the child labour law should not be amended

The proposed changes to the child labour law to allow children and adolescents to work for their families would be most retrograde and regressive, say Shinzani Jain and Paranjoy Guha Thakurta.......

Nita & Devashish narrate a beautiful story of hope, love, laughter

Besides being busy with their professional lives, Nita and Devashish have a common cause for which they both struggle hard, real hard to support economically weak cancer patients from across......

'I haven't fallen madly in love with anyone but I'm quite happy'

'Single life is pretty good. I like the attention. If I feel lonely, I just call my mom and she sleeps in my bed,' Kalki Koechlin tells contributor Paloma Sharma. "I’m only......

'Investing in girls is about the smartest thing you can do'

Over Dosas in Mumbai, Oscar winner Megan Mylan tells Vaihayasi Pande Daniel why she chose India and girl empowerment as the subject of her new documentary. Image: Megan Mylan (centre) with her......

Burqa Boxers represents India at Locarno

The sole Indian representation at the ongoing Locarno film festival is a little known independent film called Burqa Boxers. It is a moving tale of three Muslim women, who take up boxing to......

What you didn't know about TV's hottest actor

Sushant Singh Rajput left his engineering studies midway to pursue his passion for performing arts - dance, direction, acting and more. He started as a dancer with the Shiamak Davar troupe, and......

Rubbing shoulders with Big B, Mohan Lal

After working with Chiranjeevi Sarja in the Kannada film Gandedhe, Ragini Dwivedi is all set to star opposite his uncle Arjun Sarja in a Tamil film. The actress, who is shooting in Ooty for Major......

Exclusive! A year to go as Mary Kom set sights on gold at Rio Olympics

'I will try my best to win gold at the Olympics. You can be assured that I will put in more than 100 per cent to achieve it.' IMAGE: M C Mary Kom during a training session at the Balewadi Stadium......

Junior fencers can't represent India at Asian event

India's junior fencing team will not be able to participate in the Asian Junior and Cadet Championship scheduled to be held in Thailand under the national flag owing to IOC's ban on India and this......

Tainted athletes training at SAI is serious: Maken

Taking note of banned athletes like Ashwini Akkunji and Sini Jose training at the Sports Authority of India (SAI) Centre at Sonepat, Sports Minister Ajay Maken on Wednesday admitted that this is a......

Asian chess: Easy for Negi, Sasikiran held

Second seed Krishnan Sasikiran was held to a draw by Oliver Barbosa of the Philippines in the first round of the ongoing Asian Individual Chess Championship in Mashhad, Iran.Fresh from his exploits......

Cup Extras: Dhoni urges fans to control emotions

The stone-pelting incident in Dhaka, where frustrated Bangladeshi fans attacked the West Indies team bus, didn't escape Mahendra Singh Dhoni's attention, prompting the India skipper to ask fans to......
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4th CanKids car rally brings cheer for cancer survivors, awareness for all

New Delhi: CanKids an organization for Childhood cancer formed by 2 women belonging to entirely different backgrounds. One a homemaker and anothera... ...
Hetal Dave, India's First Female Sumo Wrestler, Finds Getting To The Ring More Difficult Than Fighting In It!

When she went to find one of her sponsors for a sumo wrestling tournament abroad, she was asked if it had anything to do with the Tata Sumo car.... ...
Students, Cops Join Hands to 'CLAPP'

CHENNAI: Around 25 students volunteers and 10 police personnel will be involved in a community policing initiative organised by International... ...
11th Annual Film Independent Forum Announces Opening Night Film Trumbo

From the Wires FILMMAKER KEYNOTE WITH FILM INDEPENDENT FELLOW JON M. CHU Oct. 6, 2015 01:38 PM LOS ANGELES , Oct. 6, 2015 /PRNewswire/... ...
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