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This child rights NGO distributed over 22,000 ration kits and 24,000 hygiene kits across 1,071 villages

The distribution has been made under Plan India's Project 'Suraksha' which aims to fight the COVID-19 crisis while working in close coordination with the government

Published on 27th April 2020
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Want to volunteer but don't know where to start? Here's why you should check out Chennai-based NGO Team Everest ASAP

Their I Am The Change scholarship programme identifies single-parent children or orphans and sponsors their UG studies. They currently sponsor 400 scholars who study in 75 different colleges

Published on 18th December 2019
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Why there's a whole lot more to Sonia Akula than you saw in Telugu hit George Reddy

"I can't think of holding down a conventional job. I want to work in the social sector," says Sonia Akula who runs Hyderabad-based NGO Action Aid For Societal Advancement

Published on 11th December 2019
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How Murugan S Theruvoram saved the lives of more than 10,000 people living on the streets over the past 20 years

The founder of Theruvoram speaks about the 20 years he has spent taking care of people on the streets and why he is struggling to continue this noble deed

Published on 27th November 2019
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Manipuri girl Licypriya Kangujam is India's youngest climate warrior — what are we doing?

Forget Great Thunberg. Meet Manipuri girl Licypriya Kangujam who dropped out of school and is on an endless campaign to clean the environment up, deter climate change and make the world a better place

Published on 20th November 2019
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How the Kerala Police's use of UAPA against two students has got Kerala raging

Two students from Thalassery were charged under the UAPA for alleged Maoist links, in what is now being described as a fake encounter. What will happen to the students next?

Published on 8th November 2019
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Authorities have no Dalit perspective: Human rights activists on Walayar rape case acquittal

According to a 2018 amendment made in The Scheduled Castes and the Scheduled Tribes (Prevention of Atrocities) Act, a special court was set up for the trail of Dalit and tribal communities 

Published on 1st November 2019
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Internet's favourite grandpa chef Narayana Reddy passes away, leaving fans distraught

The 73-year-old was popular for cooking large portions of food to feed orphans

Published on 31st October 2019
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What makes a home? Ask Prashanth Kumar Khanthi from Hyderabad's Future Foundations

"Everyone wants to offer food, that's all I see. I would like to see volunteers who sit down and have a meal with my kids," says Prashanth Kumar Khanthi  

Published on 30th October 2019
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Chilla has created a safe haven for the children of sex workers and helps them fight social stigma. Here's how

The founder of Chilla talks about creating a safe space for the children of sex workers and protecting them from societal stigma

Published on 29th January 2019
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Nawab's Kitchen: These men in Hyderabad cooking for 200 kids are going viral

His viral channel has over 220 videos — from the iconic Nizami biryani to a non-oven recipe of black forest cake. We speak to Khwaja Moinuddin who feeds thousands of orphan children in Hyderabad

Published on 1st October 2019
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Saint Teresa of Calcutta: 15 reasons why we remember the Mother of the City of Joy

Pope Francis had recognised a second miracle attributed to Teresa — the healing of a Brazilian man with multiple brain tumours in 2008 — and was canonised for that

Published on 5th September 2019
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Meet Rescue Foundation's Triveni Acharya, who has helped prevent over 5K girls from being trafficked

Rescue Foundation also helps rehabilitate the survivors through health checks, counseling and legal aid. They also provide them with proper nutrition and run age verification tests

Published on 27th August 2019
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Unable to fund daughter's IIT dream, Hyderabad auto driver tweets to KTR, gets help within hours

KTR paid the fees for two underprivileged girls who had cleared engineering entrance exams but were unable to pay the fees.

Published on 19th July 2019
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If verbal warnings don't scare you into following traffic rules, Hafiz Sajeev's photos will

The 19-year-old self-taught photographer who is currently a VFX and animation student at Kochi has always liked to recreate exiguous moments of our daily life, including road mishaps

Published on 5th June 2019

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