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How Karthikeyan started a farm in Tamil Nadu to transform the lives of hundreds of intellectually-challenged youth

The Foundation situated in Villupuram, is an inclusive society where all people with intellectual and developmental disabilities are respected, valued and have choices to lead a holistic and dignified

Published on 5th July 2020
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The real Aatmanirbhar Bharat: This 72-year-old Mumbai civil engineer is teaching farmers to build their own irrigation tanks

The tanks that they help build can be custom-made to fit the individuals need and do not only vary in capacity but in material as well

Published on 12th June 2020
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Here's how Hyderabad's TechieRide is making the world a better place, one social issue at a time

Hyderabad-based TechieRide might have started off as a carpooling initiative, but today, they do something for everybody, be it education, tribal welfare and now, even COVID-19 relief activities  

Published on 1st June 2020
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Forest guards are always under lockdown: Why Sashidhar Vempala wants you to spare a thought for them

Sashidhar Vempala founded Guardbook about seven years back. He talks about what he has been doing to help forest guards execute their work better and what is their condition during the lockdown 

Published on 15th April 2020
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What did we achieve? Here's why Dr S Janakarajan is tired of inaction after decades of climate campaign

Prof Janakarajan did his Post-Doctoral work at the Cornell University and has been a visiting professor at the Oxford University. He is a dedicated climate warrior who continues to bat for the cause 

Published on 23rd March 2020
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Water Warriors: Kalpana Ramesh took over PM Modi's Twitter to tell the world these few tips to save water

Kalpana dedicated her life towards water conservation more than eight years ago. Both Kalpana and her husband took the effort of spreading awareness in their own community and that's how it started

Published on 16th March 2020
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Water Warriors: Why the Water Gandhi's long march towards water literacy will leave you heartened

Ayyappa Masagi has spent more than 30 years in search of answers to India's water scarcity problem. We find out more about his solutions

Published on 16th March 2020
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Water Warriors: Here's how UP's Neer Foundation is getting locals together to revive their rivers

Founder of Neer Foundation, Raman Kant Tyagi tells us about his water conservation journey and why he doesn't want any other job than saving the environment

Published on 16th March 2020
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Water Warriors: Meet this 25-year-old well digger who has dug more than 50K wells in and around Bengaluru

Ravi K, a member of the Bhovi community that's known for digging wells and restoring some old ones, talks to us about the task of maintaining Bengaluru's largest source of water and his journey 

Published on 16th March 2020
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IIT Madras collaborates with six other IITs to attract more mainstream research in rural technologies

IIT Madras joins hand with Six IITs across the country for a three- day international conference on rural technology and development

Published on 12th March 2020
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These students and their Aerobic Composters are crunching the trash at Govt Schools in Karnataka

Mysuru prof Shamsundar Subbarao is training engineering students to design Aerobic Composters and install them in government or NGO-run schools. They have already installed two composters in Mysuru

Published on 5th February 2020
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 From being a group of SRM students, how NGO Thuvakkam is now taking Politics and Eco Policy to Govt school kids

Started as a student initiative, Tamil Nadu-based NGO Thuvakkam is now creating impactful citizens out of school children with their classes and intuitive programmes

Published on 5th February 2020
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These Bengaluru students are painting the Cubbon park metro station walls with lessons on water conservation

Students from Srishti School of Art, Design and Technology are using visual form of storytelling to express the ancient and current water practices in Bengaluru. They are painting murals on the walls

Published on 26th November 2019
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Remain ever-vigilant of looming adversity: SOA VC Prof Amit Banerjee ahead of Convocation

For this year’s convocation, they have invited the Governor of Odisha, Prof Ganeshi Lal. They also wish to invite important leaders

Published on 7th November 2019
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20,000 Corporation school students turn Health Ambassadors for 'Clean, Healthy Chennai' campaign

Tamil Nadu Municipal Administration Minister S P Velumani met the student ambassadors, congratulated them and gave them their identity cards

Published on 26th October 2019

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