• Search results for survivor
Image Title
acid attack survivors

Have we matured as a society to accept acid attack survivors? Laxmi Agarwal's case says no

Acid Attack survivor Laxmi Agarwal is now homeless and unemployed. As she is striving to meet two ends meet, we explore a few biases of the society
 

Published on 26th September 2018
Career path for marginalized people

This Kolkata-based organisation is helping marginalised youth including victims of trafficking find a career path

Enrolled candidates are led through a process of blended learning, mentoring using innovative methods of teaching and it's also assured that they get placed and perform well at their job

Published on 4th October 2018
NGO Sanlaap

How Kolkata NGO Sanlaap is ensuring girls saved from prostitution are rehabilitated with great jobs

This Kolkata NGO has rescued and rehabilitated over 10,000 girls from at-risk situations, ensuring they all have good jobs and a place to call their own 

Published on 26th September 2018
Dalit Rights

Why Ashif Shaikh's Jan Sahas holds the key to ending Dalit discrimination in Central India

From direct rescues and rehabilitations to legal aid and policy discourse, this NGO goes the whole nine yards to help the oppressed across caste and class barriers

Published on 11th September 2018
21bc2ab6-0538-4505-adc4-209385736852

From jumping walls to being forced to leave her pet behind, this is how this young lecturer survived the floods 

For Jovita James and her family, the recent Kerala Floods were the worst calamity they'd ever witnessed

Published on 22nd August 2018
IMG-20180820-WA0026

Relief in times of disbelief: Inside Kerala's colleges-turned-relief camps where humanity and belief run deep

When the rains come most colleges declare a holiday and students chill. During the Kerala floods, colleges were turned into effective relief camps and students were among the most spirited workers

Published on 22nd August 2018
P1080161

Author Veera Hiranandani's book, 'The Night Diary,' reminds us of the pain of partition

The author wrote most during the day, between 9 am to 12 pm while her kids were in school. She did ten revisions of The Night Diary

Published on 9th August 2018
hairdonation_2

Mount Carmel College students donate hair for 350 wigs for cancer patients

The hair for these wigs was donated by 50 students of Mount Carmel College, which included one student who tonsured her head

Published on 9th August 2018
BeFunky-collage

These acid attack survivors are getting free surgeries, all thanks to King Khan

Shah Rukh Khan's Meer Foundation, NGO Atijeevan Foundation and New Hope Medical Centre are conducting a plastic surgery camp for acid attack survivors

Published on 30th July 2018
Human_Library_Hyderabad3

Do away with your prejudices about people at The Human Library in Bhubaneshwar, courtesy Bhubaneswar Poetry Club

BPC has arranged for an interesting range of human books which will help you chase away all your prejudice 

Published on 7th July 2018
iit_madras

Two boys drown in lake inside IIT Madras campus

A police officer on the spot at IIT said that four of the boys had made it safely to the banks while two got stuck in the slush

Published on 11th May 2018
sexual abuse

Chennai's theatre fraternity sets up committee to deal with harassment

The theatre fraternity in Chennai has set up a committee to facilitate the artists to open up about their complaints on sexual harassment at the workplace

Published on 9th May 2018
7

Life and times of kids on the street in Hyderabad, as told by a survey done by ARUN 

A comprehensive survey conducted by ARUN, Hyderabad tells us about the ground reality of the street children in the city. We find out more about the survey

Published on 5th May 2018
manu2

This 33-year-old Lymphoma survivor has six masters and one PhD degree to his credit. Here's his secret 

When Manu Melwin was diagnosed with lymphoma, he could have easily withdrawn to a shell. Instead, he turned his life around by deciding to learn more

Published on 3rd April 2018
IMG_0704

This campaign set a record by unveiling the country’s largest cancer awareness ribbon at KIMS, Maharashtra

The people behind the Pink Street Campaign believe that students play a very important role in breast cancer awareness. Here's why 

Published on 13th March 2018

Search results 75 - 90 of 114