T David Raj is a former fencing champion and hails from a Military family in Nagercoil. He's been campaigning against liquor for years, but no one is speaking up for him
12th grader Sanya Runwal is out with her first book, Ten Dollar Bride. She talks about how she became a feminist and what keeps her going
Tarika was in the news for finishing school as a 'transgender'. Now, she hasn't been given the seat she applied for, so she's fighting to get what she believes is hers by right. Will she win?
Namratha K stood as an independent candidate but received support from the SFI but she is now representing the DMK student Wing, which has put off SFI members
Go on Safarnama's Feminist History Walk to learn about the women who shaped the history of this country. We catch up with the duo that started the initiative
Sen's basic idea behind his art is to bring to peoples attention the violence of casteism and other social evils — and now he's doing it using a medium that most wouldn't associate with it
They managed to organise the first Mumbai International Marathon and from then on, all their runs have generated funds for several NGOs across the country
Commutatus founder Michael Kevin Victor tells you how to give products a facelift when your start-up is on the verge of a growth spurt
This venture that functions in three cities — Kochi, Chennai, and Bengaluru — consists of young volunteers, mostly students, who put together interactive events from scratch
Jaykiran had always been passionate about food, but he had no idea that his passion would drive him to start a café that’s been stealing the hearts of the youth in Chennai
Wildlife Photographer Varun Aditya talks about the daytime wildlife safaris and his midnight journeys through the dark woods and why it is important to break the rules to explore your best side
Nowshid Parammal is a Gulf returnee and graphic designer who gave up a corporate job to teach city kids the art of traditional coconut leaf toy making
Fashion is more than just clothes. Who will explain this better than the leading designer Ayush Kejriwal who depicts his designs with his characters that challenge social evils
Srijan Pal Singh is out with his next book The Black Tiger in which he offers suggestions to tackle corruption from all angles
To prepare for the dance drama, Shreenath is doing site-specific research and reading books on that particular time period
Hyderabad-based Sameeksha doesn't just bake cakes for the sake of it, she creates masterpieces with them
All the world's a stage and she is just a mere performer, travelling to dance and make her hastag #TereSheharMein trend globally
The anonymous artist has 25 photos in her doodle series that captures and throws back to childhood memories and food that was finger lickin good
The Canadian Embassy in South India recently decided to let one deserving individual become the Consul General for a day, accompanying the actual Consul General in all her duties for the day
Bengaluru-based startup Chimple was also one of the few to get their hands on Elon Musk’s one million dollars at the Global Learning XPRIZE competition
7-yr-old Nihal Raj, Kicha as he is popularly known, started his cooking channel KichaTube. Next thing you know, he's got 19k followers and is invited to be on Ellen. How about that!
Vignesh Vaidyanathan plays fusion music with various bands in Chennai and has also worked with Delhi Drum Circle and other musicians across India
As the winner of the 2017 Sahitya Akademi Yuva Puraskar award, an author and as someone who served as the Chief of Staff to Dr Shashi Tharoor, Pillai sure wears many hats
The duo has won the district-level championship in 2016 and 2017. In the 23rd International Yoga Festival, Harris and Geethika won the second and third place respectively. Impressed yet?
He has been in the field of self-awareness and development for 22 years and started skill training and psychology workshops soon after — reasons enough to read his books for some enlightenment!
Meet Wayside, a three-piece band that juggles criticism, diminishing crowds and the highs and lows of being young musicians in Chennai
SI Biju strongly believes that correcting them and reforming their ways will have a stronger impact than a mild warning ever will
The writer of the web series, Social, tells us about Rana Daggubati's role, writing for a web series and more
After doing the soundtrack for Dulquer Salman-starrer Solo, Masala Coffee is looking at breaking new ground and looks back on their musical roots in Kerala
No Rukh-na for Adarsh, who you might remember from My name is Khan and Mom. His next with Manoj Bajpayee is sure to make the right noise in B'town
This postgraduate is minimising waste generation, maximising waste recovery and recycling, and is dignifying people working within the waste industry with his non-profit organisation Green Worms
Co-founders Satish Shetty and Anuj Bishnoi explain how they came up with the idea of making for morning chorus less complicated
The curator of the Neev Children's Literature Fest explains why it is important for children to read and how swiftly she got over 800 children to do so during the fest
Pradeep K P has just made a documentary on his close friend, Gauri Lankesh, with the aim of showing the world who she truly was. It was screened at St Joseph's College in Bengaluru
Researcher and teacher Sophia Edward needs a liver transplant in a hurry. Mounting medical bills and scarcity of donors is making fighting for life an everyday battle
Shubra Acharya and Amrutha Kashinath started their journey on September 5 from Kanyakumari and reached Leh on September 10. 130 hours and 29 minutes — that’s how long it took them to prove their point
In a bid to make a comfortable 'space' for Chennai, the two young founders have succeeded in setting up an anti cafe that inspires, engages and just lets you be, well you
No political background. No financial support. No alliances. Yet today, this former news anchor from Himachal Pradesh is India's youngest sarpanch and gets to boss around colleagues twice her age
Medha Gandhi talks about her 'really cool DNA' and about how people judge her for wearing shorts and having tattoos, but it doesn't get to her. Peace out!
On Gandhi Jayanthi, Tushar Gandhi brings us insightful tales and shades of the Mahatma that shows us how a leader of that bent of mind may still be in vogue today