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Fire in the belly helped them save a life

The firemen were not able to pull Muthupandi out of the rubbe as he was deep inside the rubble and his legs crushed under a concrete slab.

published : 08 Jul 2019

An artist who fights social stigma

In the age of digital art, he hopes to create artworks that can beat the perfection of digital art.

published : 08 Jul 2019

Lucknow Municipal Corporation to give employment to beggars based on educational qualifications

Lucknow Municipal Commissioner said that the civic body was carrying out a spot survey in the city and the details of the homeless people would be compiled in two-three days.

published : 08 Jul 2019

Chhattisgarh family court opens creche for kids of women attending trails

‘Kilkari’, a one-of-its kind creche focusses on what best women and their kids can do during their day-long stay attending the court on every date of scheduled proceedings.

published : 07 Jul 2019

Dr Sugathan: The man who cleaned up peninsular India's richest bird habitat

Amidst a symphony of bird calls, the venerable Periyar flows mightily alongside ebullient tourists on a forest walk at the Thattekad Bird Sanctuary (TBS) in Kerala.

published : 07 Jul 2019

Bihar woman to receive ICAR award

Forty-five-year-old Savita Devi has helped alleviate the economic conditions of marginal farmers and women through dairy farming and small agriculture works.

published : 05 Jul 2019

UAE to give free mobile phone SIM cards to tourists

The free tourist-friendly SIM cards will be valid for a month and they will get automatically renewed if the tourist extends their visa.

published : 05 Jul 2019

Jyothi Thilakan proves her mettle in Mr India competitions

Hailing from Thrissur, Jyothi works in a private firm at Bengaluru. 

published : 05 Jul 2019

Kangeyam village harvests benefits of rain

Despite Tamil Nadu’s history of periodic drought and deficit monsoon, little has been learnt from the shortcomings. But not in Kangeyam.

published : 05 Jul 2019

Visakhapatnam colony turns model for rainwater harvesting

Jagannadharaju Nagar Colony in the city now has become an inspiration to many colonies in implementing rainwater harvesting techniques to save water.

published : 04 Jul 2019

IIIT-Nuzvid to rope in psychologists to prevent student suicides

Apart from recruiting psychiatrists, the management is also planning to organise cultural programmes on weekends in the newly- constructed auditorium.

published : 04 Jul 2019

They said no to cremation and yes to donation

In the last two months, two elderly Jain women insisted before they passed away that their bodies must be donated for research and organ transplantation 

published : 04 Jul 2019

Bringing a spin onto the pitch

People with disability find an avenue to play the nation’s favourite sport through  SAHAI Para Sports Academy in Kovai

published : 04 Jul 2019

From Kannur orphanage to Kollam Collector’s office

For Abdul Nasar, it was a long journey from an orphanage to the District Collector’s office.

published : 04 Jul 2019

Madhya Pradesh cops take care of pet dog after owners go to jail for murder

The Labrador named Sultan was left behind when all the six members of his family were sent to jail on June 21 over a murder case of their relatives.

published : 03 Jul 2019