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Very Human, Very Hyderabad: Why the stories in the HoH book will move you

Rachana is also the founder of NG Mind Frame, a consulting firm for public policies and strategies. She has even remotely worked on Hilary Clinton's presidential campaign. Now, how cool is that? 
 

Published on 21st February 2020
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This IPS officer is training students, woman constables in Bengaluru in self-defense. And it's awesome

DCP Isha Pant's mission is to implement programmes that are pro-people and one such programme is the self-defense classes for girls studying in schools and colleges. We speak to her to find out more 

Published on 13th February 2020
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Meet the Belagavi man whom 55 HIV positive children fondly call 'appa'

Very few people can think about giving back to society and Mahesh Jadhav is one of those people. We chat with him to trace his journey that led him to start an NGO for HIV positive kids

Published on 13th February 2020
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Madras University, several Chennai colleges to send students for gaana competition on Int'l Condom Day  

This is the 13th edition of 'International Condom Day' that the AIDS Healthcare Foundation is organising but it is the first time, the event is happening in Chennai  

 

Published on 12th February 2020
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Why Dipak Natali would love to see more Indian youngsters in the Special Olympics

President and MD of Special Olympics (Asia Pacific Region), Dipak Natali speaks about inclusivity in health and sports for the specially-abled and how their stories have always inspired him

Published on 31st January 2020
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More takers for scholarship meant for children of people with leprosy in Karnataka after a significant 'name change'

Up until 2018, a scheme meant for children of people with leprosy saw few takers for a scholarship meant for them because they feared they would be isolated if people found out about it.

Published on 30th January 2020
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How St Francis College's street play group Bedaari is talking about sexism, body shaming

Every actor on the team knows every dialogue and not just their own, so that anyone can step in for another in case someone forgets the dialogue. Bedaari is an Urdu word which means 'act of awareness'

Published on 20th January 2020
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Dyslexia is not simply a mental health problem, it is a social problem: Madras Dyslexia Association Founder, D Chandrasekhar

D Chandrasekhar of the Madras Dyslexia Association, speaks about the need to understand dyslexia in the Indian context and support students in coping with it

Published on 8th January 2020
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Waste to Wow: This start-up employs jail inmates to make handicraft products from temple waste

It was Akash's dream to work with like-minded youngsters and today, he is living it up and is also making an impact through his start-up, Energinee Innovations

Published on 30th December 2019
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Yes, they HempCann: How this start-up that works with cannabis is beyond awesome

"We are constantly working to reinstate the lost glory of this healing herb that was once hailed as the ‘conqueror’ and designated as one of five sacred plants in Ayurveda," says the founder

Published on 23rd December 2019
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Should juvenile sins have adult consequences? The debate is still on

The Supreme Court on November 28, 2019, emphasised that crimes committed when one is a juvenile must not be held against a person into adulthood, particularly when it comes to future job prospects

Published on 21st December 2019
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Why the encounter in Hyderabad doesn't help us truly address rape as a social crime

The National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) will conduct a spot inquiry at the site of the “encounter” near Tondupally toll plaza in Telangana where four men were gunned down

Published on 7th December 2019
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Srikanth Bolla's aim is to empower the disabled and do good for the environment while he's at it

Recently, Hyderabad-based Srikanth Bolla was awarded the prestigious National Entrepreneurship Award 2019 under the renewables category

Published on 7th December 2019
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This Bengaluru start-up will give you ₹1 lakh if you sleep through their internship

Over 1 lakh people have applied for the sleep internship and they will be shortlisted by the start-up very soon

Published on 5th December 2019
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Why you'll totally relate to this Instagram page started by two girls with PCOS

The minds behind Two Broke Girls with PCOS, the Instagram page talk about this important condition — and how they're dealing with it and what's working and what's not

Published on 7th November 2019

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