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Just 45 days into boxing, Kerala teen punches her way to podium

Avanthika Sajeev, a first-timer, bagged a bronze medal in the state junior boxing championship.

published : 07 Aug 2022

Telangana lecturer's ‘permanent’ writing on sand

A 47-year-old lecturer from Sircilla has been creating ‘permanent’ pieces of sand artwork with his first-of-its-kind techniques which he hopes to spread across the world

published : 07 Aug 2022

Like a selfless parent, this Telangana man helps many walk

You rarely come across a person who is more committed to helping the disadvantaged, no matter how tough it is for them.

published : 07 Aug 2022

No stopping these three tribal targetball wizards from Telangana

Sanghamitra’s mother Sode Shanta tells Express that her son had an interest in sports since his childhood.

published : 07 Aug 2022

Uyir Thuli - their blood donation bonds many lives

As for Jeevan, one of the several volunteers, he has saved countless people by donating blood at government hospitals in Ramanathapuram, Sivaganga, Dindigul and Theni.

published : 07 Aug 2022

This TN man is building gardens to saving lives, he's doing it all

During the second wave, assisting the corporation’s tele-counselling centre at Boyampalayam, 40 volunteers from the NGO worked for 40 days in different shifts.

published : 07 Aug 2022

Jail inmates in Puducherry pick up pickaxe for new life

Once-dreaded criminals turn a new leaf and invest time in agriculture, handicrafts and yoga as part of a model project implemented by Pondy prison & Sri Aurobindo Society

published : 07 Aug 2022

Laurels rain down on Hosur's ‘Lakeman’ as water table rises

The trio strived forward and supported the district administration in rejuvenating lakes in the surroundings of Hosur.

published : 07 Aug 2022

10.5 years, 65 nations: US couple arrive in Kerala on never-ending honeymoon

How long is a honeymoon trip? Depending on who you ask, the answers may range from “a few days” and “a couple of weeks” to maybe “a month”.

published : 06 Aug 2022

Epic! These two Muslim youths' knowledge of Ramayana

Basith and his college mate-friend Mohammed Jabir P K emerged as winners in a recent Ramayana quiz competition conducted online by publishing major DC Books.

published : 05 Aug 2022

All-woman Navy crew pull off first maritime sortie

The women officers before taking the final surveillance sorties received months of ground training and comprehensive mission briefings.

published : 05 Aug 2022

Kerala's ‘secular matrimony’ via Facebook

Thiruvananthapuram-based Abhin G Ashok, who is looking for a partner with secular views, believes that it’s high time people came out of religious shackles.

published : 04 Aug 2022

Caste outcasted: TN Chief Secy shuts ‘thandora’ box to combat stigma

A few government departments, especially the revenue department, follow the system to alert people about floods and tax payments.

published : 04 Aug 2022

Vegetable mandi to CWG podium, bronze-medal-winning lifter Lovepreet's incredible journey

His father Kripal Singh is a tailor and owns a small shop in the village. Kripal Singh's meagre income was not enough to help his elder son pursue his dream.

published : 03 Aug 2022

Women police constable cremates unclaimed bodies, feted in Coimbatore

Superintendent of Police V Badrinarayanan on Monday honoured M Amina, a police constable from Mettupalayam who has been cremating unidentified and unclaimed bodies.

published : 03 Aug 2022