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India's Cloth Man on winning the Magsaysay

Anshu Gupta, the founder of Goonj, has transformed the culture of giving in the country. He has for 16 years now, worked tirelessly to bridge the gap between the haves and the have-nots, by making......

Disappointed with PMO: Magsaysay winner Sanjiv Chaturvedi

'President Abdul Kalam has been a role model for me. His positive attitude and selfless manner in which he served the country will always inspire me' Whistle-blower bureaucrat Sanjiv Chaturvedi,......

Magsaysay honour for Goonj's Anshu Gupta, AIIMS whistle-blower Sanjiv Chaturvedi

Anushu Gupta is being recognised for "his creative vision in transforming the culture of giving” in India and Sanjiv Chaturvedi for  'Emergent Leadership' Whistle-blower bureaucrat......

Noted journalist B G Verghese dead

Eminent journalist B G Verghese, a Ramon Magsaysay award winner and former editor of leading dailies Hindustan Times and Indian Express, died on Tuesday at the age of 87 after brief illness.......

'Rushdie incident has demeaned Kolkata's prestige'

Condemning the West Bengal government for failing to provide security to writer Salman Rushdie, octogenarian Magsaysay award winning author Mahasweta Devi on Thursday said the fiasco had demeaned......

Moving story of a Magsaysay winner

It had been only been a few days since the Magsaysay awards were announced but life was as usual for one of the winners. Not very surprising as Francis Kolandei, a name not many in India, let alone......

Interview with Magsaysay Award winner Aruna Roy

Ask Aruna Roy, one of the conveners of the People's Audit on Special Economic Zones, what is wrong with India's Special Economic Zones Act, 2005, and there's no stopping her. Fighting for the......

Honouring Solar Mamas

Given the scale of India’s energy needs the numbers of ‘Solar Mamas’, as they have been called in a documentary film, may not seem very promising, rues Rajni Bakshi Bunker Roy,......

A business model that won an award and gave 'life' to the poor

As an NGO, IVDP has facilitated loans totalling Rs 2,406 crore.It was in 1979 that Kolandei Francis, this year's Ramon Magsaysay award winner started Integrated Village Development Programme to......

Super cop Kiran Bedi replaces Kyunki

Former super cop and Magsaysay award winner Dr Kiran Bedi is all set to hit the small screen with her reality show Aap ki kachehri on Star Plus. The show replaces Kyunki Saas Bhi Kabhi Bahu Thi.Aap......

'I am ready to sell my stories'

Magsaysay Award winner Mahasweta Devi isset to have her stories adapted on film.After earning accolades forthe Bengali teleserialProti Chuanno Minute (Every 54 Minutes), which she wrote, the......
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Google pays homage to Verghese Kurien

The article below represents a preview only and is not meant for reuse or republishing. Kolkata, Nov. 26 -- Google on Thursday, paid homage to the... ...
Kiran Bedi

Social activist and BJP's Delhi chief ministerial candidate Kiran Bedi admits politics is a dirty game that will take decades to clean up in India.... ...
Community lab to find to solutions to rural problems

Harish Hande, Chairman of Selco Foundation, said on Monday that the Rural Community Lab of the Foundation would try to find solutions to problems... ...
Stop flow of wastewater into Ganga, says India's 'Waterman'

NEW DELHI: As the Centre plans to clean up the Ganga, 'Water Man of India' Rajendra Singh has made a strong pitch for stopping flow of wastewater... ...
Community lab in Manipal

Comment · print · T T T+· T- The rural community lab of SELCO Foundation, Bengaluru, will be inaugurated at the Bharatiya Vikas Trust... ...

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