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Infosys Foundation to construct a 100-bed hostel for girls at IIIT-Tiruchirapalli 

The foundation stone-laying ceremony of this facility took place on Monday, in the virtual presence of Sudha Murty, Chairperson, Infosys Foundation

Published on 18th January 2021
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Udipi-based Roopa Ballal teaches underprivileged kids for free. Here's why

What Roopa Ballal has been doing for underprivileged kids is incredible. speaks to this Udupi teacher who provides free classes for students 

Published on 5th January 2021
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This Library in Lucknow will bring the joy of reading to children of female sex workers. Here's how

An initiative by Aazaadi Foundation International, this library is expected to come up by the end of November 2020. They have already crowdsourced many books for it. This is their inspiring story

Published on 13th November 2020
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Wondering how to celebrate your birthday? Do what these women did, organise a book donation drive 

Srichandana Sanjeev and Nilanjana Bhattacharya marked their birthdays by organising a book donation drive. They collected as many as 1,000 books and are planning to donate it to underprivileged kids 

Published on 9th November 2020
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Sudha Murty's book for kids written during the lockdown to be released on Children's Day

Grandparents' Bag of Stories with illustrations by Priya Kurian is a special Children's Day release by Puffin and a follow-up book to Grandma's Bag of Stories

Published on 8th November 2020
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Read 12 books in a year, win a Kindle. How this Hyderbad start-up is getting kids to read again

"From whatever I observed in all our participants, their incentive of reading more is not the Kindle, which is satisfying," says Krishna Kranthi Ganagalla. Let's find out what Wlaret is all about!

Published on 4th October 2020
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Penguin Random House rings in Sudha Murthy's 70th birthday with announcement of new book

Young readers are in for a treat on social media, with a special message from the iconic author and much more engaging content can be found on Penguinsters

Published on 19th August 2020
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Seven tips to tell a great story featuring. Chennai's Anusha Ramasamy

 

Anusha Ramasamy, storyteller and founder of Once Upon A Time — Tells a Tale gives us her tips on how to tell a great story

Published on 11th May 2020
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Read into this: Why Rohan Murty won't let you borrow books from his personal library

Murty, who studied at the Bishop Cotton Boys' School in Bengaluru and pursued his UG at Cornell University, USA, started the Murty Classical Library of India in the year 2015

Published on 14th January 2020
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Looking for a new book to read or someone to read it with? Vowelor is the answer!

Manik Ghawri, Co-founder of Vowelor, tells Rashmi Patil about the app and how it helps connect readers across India — and why community reading is a great thing for the young Indian soul

Published on 11th December 2019
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When you stop being curious, you grow old: Why Sudha Murty doesn't care about awards or honours

The Chairperson of the Infosys Foundation spills the beans on what makes her truly happy and why nothing can stop her from giving her absolute best at everything in life

Published on 18th September 2019
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Sudha Murty’s new work of fiction will feature women in mythology, sans Sita and Draupadi

“It will be a woman’s take on a subject dominated by men,” said the Chairperson of the Infosys Foundation  

Published on 12th September 2019
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World Book Day: Here's what Puffin, Flipkart and UNESCO now have in common

The Puffin Book of Folktales is the result of Puffin, Flipkart and UNESCO coming together to celebrate this special day and the joy of reading

Published on 23rd April 2018
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I have to be careful: Sudha Murty on writing about mythology in today's India

Sudha Murty has held her own and made her mark as a philanthropist, teacher and an author over the years. She speaks about books, movies and languages

 

Published on 18th November 2017

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