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He relies on his own savings and donations from passengers.
26/06/2017 9:24 AM IST
"I was the first woman in India to get into this field," Rajani Pandit said. "People used to pass snide remarks and wonder if I chose to become a detective because I didn't get any other work. 'This i...
25/06/2017 10:34 AM IST
Along with the summer come water woes. Water scarcity and scorching heat arrive together, making day-to-day living difficult for many. Farmers are among the worst affected as they face scarcity of irr...
31/05/2017 8:26 AM IST
November 2015 was the wettest month in a century for Chennai, a city of 4.3 million people. And on 1 December, 2015, the heaviest rainfall in several decades forced authorities to release a massive 30...
16/05/2017 8:29 AM IST
Talking can help combat the ‘silent killer’.
13/04/2017 4:37 PM IST
They'll motivate you to make a difference too.
18/02/2017 11:46 AM IST
Do you know who lays down the road map for the nation's annual financial plans? While it is the Finance Minister who presents the budget in the Parliament, it is the Finance Ministry's core team of ci...
04/02/2017 12:16 PM IST
They've set up an organisation called "Together".
04/02/2017 12:12 PM IST
Meet five incredible women on their journeys from homemakers to successful entrepreneurs.
24/01/2017 5:21 PM IST
Kaliyuva Mane in Karnataka takes inclusiveness to a new level.
24/01/2017 4:59 PM IST
Santosh Yadav, a curator at the Ahmednagar Historical Museum has reinvigorated the historic and important 17th-century Modi script—using the computer as his primary tool— and made it acces...
03/01/2017 1:33 PM IST
With daily news about increasing crime against women, seemingly endless clashes on the basis of religion and caste, it's clear that this country sure has miles to go in some ways. But between all the...
02/01/2017 1:09 PM IST
Cutlery, cups and plates that won’t pollute the environment.
30/12/2016 5:58 PM IST
Fifteen years ago, Ashish Kalawar, a young electronics engineer posted in Bokaro, was waiting at the station for a train to his hometown of Pune. A little boy approached him and offered to polish his...
01/12/2016 5:42 PM IST
On a hot Amdavadi afternoon, when the roads were as deserted as they could be, the Sabarmati Ashram was buzzing with visitors. There were school kids, a group of elderly ladies and some foreigners tak...
24/11/2016 3:02 PM IST
With close to 3 million registered non-government organizations—one for every 400 people—India is witnessing a surge in its civil society movement. The magnanimity of a host of these NGOs...
10/10/2016 5:11 PM IST
Fraught with staggering contradictions and thriving on monstrous disparities, the island city is a world unto itself. Often listed among the most cosmopolitan cities around the globe, Mumbai sees an i...
03/10/2016 7:45 PM IST
With India being the heart-disease capital of the world, this innovative, credit-card-sized ECG monitor has the potential to touch millions of hearts. Nearly 30 million Indians suffer from heart ailme...
03/10/2016 10:01 AM IST
Movies make us laugh, cry, believe, love, change. Movies are an inherent part of our existence and mirror the truth of our lives. We spent this week enjoying and appreciating the best that Indian cinema has to offer and here's an exciting list of five compelling movies you must watch!
18/08/2016 5:10 PM IST
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