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'Women on Wheels': This Hyderabad start-up is for women, by women for their safe travel

The cabs will be driven by women, who also get a shot at stable employment.   

published : 10 Jul 2020

87-year-old woman, her nonagenarian husband in Delhi defeat COVID-19

On May 25, the 87-year-old woman was rushed to the hospital after fracturing her hip, and she was advised immediate hip replacement surgery.

published : 10 Jul 2020

Battling odds: Assam migrant couple in Kerala achieve academic goals

The couple from Assam, who eloped to Kochi following a tumultuous love marriage, have realised their dream of higher education 

published : 10 Jul 2020

UK-based Kerala couple wins Lamborghini, Rs 18.94 lakh cash reward

A native of Velloor near Piravom in Kottayam district, the 31-year-old Shibu had reached the UK a year ago after having worked as a sound engineer with a leading studio in Kochi.

published : 10 Jul 2020

The Bear Grylls of Nilgiris leaves with a bag of tales

D Sivan became a social media star after an IAS officer tweeted about him 

published : 10 Jul 2020

UN recognises Malayali researcher's fight against COVID-19 misinformation

The Sweden-based clinical neuroscientist and researcher was recognised for her tireless efforts to counter the spread of fake news.
 

published : 09 Jul 2020

Karnataka woman adjudged ‘Best ASHA Worker’ by Union Ministry

  A frontline health worker, Annapurna has juggled her Covid duties of creating awareness and conducting surveys and even stopped the wedding of a child during the pandemic.

published : 09 Jul 2020

MLA starts mental health centre to combat Corona stress in Jodhpur

The health centre also plans to start an awareness campaign in the city to help people recognize and treat their mental stress issues.

published : 08 Jul 2020

18 women run their own red gram factory in Telangana

Finance Minister Harish Rao will inaugurate a lentil stall, run by women from Mittapally village, at the Siddipet Integrated Market on Wednesday.

published : 08 Jul 2020

No caste, creed: Mysuru group gives dignified farewell for all

District family welfare officer Shiraz Ahmed said that in Mysuru several groups are volunteering for burial and cremation of Covid victims.

published : 08 Jul 2020

Kuchipudi artiste Kolichelimi Niharika dancing Covid-19 blues away

Kuchipudi dancer Kolichelimi Niharika about how the dance form is not just an art, but a stress-buster too

published : 07 Jul 2020

Chennai doctors successfully remove tumor from six-month-old's tongue

A group of experts led by Dr Moorthy of Rainbow Children’s Hospital, diagnosed the tumor to be a thyroglossal duct cyst which is a mass in the front part of the neck that is filled with fluid.

published : 06 Jul 2020

This Madhya Pradesh girl who cycled 24 km every day to attend school scores 98.75 marks in class 10 exams

Since Roshani got enrolled in Class 9 of Mehgaons Government Girls' School two years back, she had to cycle to reach school on several days due to unavailability of other modes of transport

published : 05 Jul 2020

Maharashtra couple stranded in Kochi return home with newborn

A Maharashtra-based couple, who had arrived in Kochi from Muscat amid Covid-19 fears, returned to their state with their newborn daughter Aradhya on Saturday. 

published : 05 Jul 2020

Necessity is the mother of invention: Class 8 student develops contactless hand sanitiser 

Powered by an infra-red sensor, the device captures human movement and executes the commands accordingly. 

published : 05 Jul 2020