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Dance is therapeutic, it has the ability to heal

...says the dance guru, Shiamak Davar as he opens up about his academy, choreographing for films and why dance needs to be in the education system

Published on 24th March 2017
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Reining in a world of leaders

Dr Ronald Campbell talks about the unprecedented use of horses in his leadership programme, his experience in the US Coast Guard and what it takes to be a leader

Published on 2nd April 2017
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Rappin’ and ‘rolling’ on the world’s stage: How Shek Monu ignored his amputation and went ahead to become an inspirational rapper

Shek Monu lost a hand and both his legs a decade ago. Now, the Hyderabad-based student is living his dream and rapping on stage

Published on 6th May 2017
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Nothing is stopping this Chennai man on wheels from achieving his dreams

This young 22-year-old has a bright future ahead of him and he sees no obstacles big enough to stop him from realising his dreams

Published on 18th September 2017
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The Ranga Shankara Theatre Festival in Bengaluru will take you through plays that are as real as life

A theatre festival focusing on real-life events, Lillette Dubey’s latest play and an adaptation of Maugham hit the stage this week

Published on 27th October 2017
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This Mumbai-based digital travel start-up offers safe and accessible holidays for globetrotters with disabilities

With specialised equipment, a fleet of wheelchair accessible vehicles, experienced guides, and sign language interpreters, Enable Travel has made holidays accessible for those who really need one

Published on 31st October 2017
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The Bag Lady: How Namita Jacob is hand-making storybooks for children with any disability

Some people call her the 'bag lady' because Namita Jacob has been hand-making and peddling books, in her bag, for children with just about any disability so that they can truly discover stories

Published on 4th December 2017
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Great news: SC tells all colleges to have disabled-friendly classes, hostels soon

After a wheel-chair bound student was forced to give up her seat at National Law University because it was not accessible to her, the SC has decided to make some amends

Published on 12th December 2017
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Meet this 98-year-old from Patna, who became an Eco postgraduate yesterday

Raj Kumar Vaishya was one among 22.1K students to receive a degree from Nalanda Open University this year. About 2780 students, including 29 gold medalists were invited to the convocation ceremony

Published on 27th December 2017
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Stephen Hawking is the cosmos' brightest star, says Indian student turned Astrophysicist

Indian astrophysicist Somak Raychaudhary remembers the late Dr Hawking as a brain in a bottle, an embodiment of the human spirit 

Published on 14th March 2018
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How Stephen Hawking stayed cool in pop culture from Pink Floyd to Sheldon Cooper

Stephen Hawking's achievements reoriented the theories of physics and the universe and have embedded themselves into pen-drives, our playlist and books that inspire aspiring physicists

Published on 14th March 2018
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Seven reasons why we will never forget Stephen Hawking 

Stephen Hawking passed away at 76 on March 14 at his residence in Cambridge, England. While the reason behind the death is not revealed, his close associates have mentioned that he died peacefully 

Published on 14th March 2018
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Popular NIMS medico's sudden suicide shocks ward boys, colleagues at hospital

No suicide note and the fact that Dr P Siva Teja Reddy was adored by most of the staff and teachers in the college has left the police and family members clueless about the reason of his sudden death

Published on 26th March 2018
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This voice-controlled wheelchair by Palakkad engg students could soon follow Malayalam commands

The six final year students of  NSS College of Engineering in Palakkad developed the device in less than two months

Published on 21st April 2018
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World Dance Day: A few places in Chennai where you can groove to express yourself 

Ahead of World Dance Day on April 29, therapists in Chennai root for Dance Movement Therapy because it facilitates emotional well-being, heals illnesses, and instills a sense of empowerment

Published on 28th April 2018

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