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This young duo has started an FB page that is making Indian entrepreneurs look 'inspiringly' great

You might not have heard of the Facebook page Humans of Entrepreneurship yet, so we get the lowdown on it. It was started by two 20-somethings as a take on the popular Humans of New York page

Published on 24th February 2017
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This 27-year-old Accountant from Chennai is connecting underprivileged kids with college students to get mentorship

Sathya Kumar, a chartered accountant talks about his campaign Educate the Heart that focusses on getting college students to help underprivileged kids by being their mentors

Published on 24th February 2017
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Here's how Manoj Pandey got Salman Rushdie and Shashi Tharoor to tweet him his debut book

It all started with just one tweet under #talesontweet to a celebrity and then it started a steady stream that led to a whole book, explains author Manoj Pandey

Published on 24th February 2017
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Read all about it: Balaknama is a newspaper that's run entirely by and for street kids in Delhi

In an age when print is becoming increasingly scarce, Delhi-based Balaknama, supported by the NGO CHETNA is probably the only newspaper in the world that's run by street kids

Published on 24th February 2017
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Packing a punch in a pouch full of memories

When it comes to Paper Boat, drinks and memories go hand in hand, creative chief, Amulya Shruthi goes down the memory lane and talks on how it all started and more

Published on 17th March 2017
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Dear Mr Ashokamitran, I wish we'd done that interview sooner: A reporter's account of her tryst with the writer during his last days

The reporter talks about her incomplete interview with one of the most prominent doyens of Tamil literature, Ashokamitran. 

Published on 24th March 2017
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UP, Up and Away: Prashant Bhushan, Aligarh Muslim University Students Union Prez called 'deshdrohi' by ABVP during 'peace' event at UP College for supporting Kanhaiya Kumar

At an event organised at a Degree College in Aligarh, UP, ABVP supporters caused a furore that required the police to rush the advocate and the AMUSU President off stage. No one has been detained yet

Published on 26th March 2017
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Fast and Furious: Meet Joshil Abraham, a Keralite professor fed on Ambedkar and Marx, who has been on a hunger fast outside his college for 15 days

You've heard of GBPEC's protest for land. You've seen Joshil Abraham being carted off to AIIMS. You've probably seen pics of his mosquito net. This is his origin story and why he does what he does

Published on 19th April 2017
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LIBA students find simple, cheap way to clean up fluoride contaminated water, win prize at UK Social Innovation Challenge

What started as a 5 mark project became a 500 pounds prize for six students from Chennai's LIBA, as they made a proposal for a simple way to clean up fluoride contaminated water in villages 

Published on 22nd April 2017
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This Dutch student's college project led to him driving around the world in a Volkswagen Golf that runs on electricity!

Wiebe Wakker, a Dutchman who’s travelling around the world in an electric car for sustainability’ sake — a trip that started off as a college project that has chugged across continents sans any fuel

Published on 19th April 2017
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This 13-year-old from Hyderabad is set to showcase equestrian skills in Europe

Thirteen-year-old Abbas Hussain is set to represent India at the Equestrian tournament in Europe. He has in the recent past earned several medals at national and international levels. 

Published on 19th May 2017
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An alternative to ACs! You read that right. Here's why this invention by 2 IITians is literally 'Super Cool

A two-member student team from Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur have come up with an innovation of a water tank inserted into walls to substitute air conditioners

Published on 19th May 2017
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Telangana teenager creates rape- prevention footwear that electrocutes attacker, sends signal to police, family

Siddharth Mandala, a class twelve student in Telangana state, with the help of a friend develops a rape- prevention device called Electroshoe, after concerted experimentation

Published on 23rd May 2017
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From organic farming to setting up a night school, here's how this 20-year-old has changed the face of his village

All he wanted to do was organic farming, but now, Nandu Kumar has started giving kids in his village a shot at a better future through his night school where they debate, read, dance and learn lots

Published on 24th May 2017
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Meet the 23-year-old who brought MUN to Pune

When Mayur Ahuja went to college, he realised that Pune was missing on the Model UN scene, so he started the Pune MUN IN 2014. Read on to know more

Published on 31st May 2017

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