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Police in Chhattisgarh's Koriya district start 'nijaat' campaign against drugs

The Koriya police had its task well cut out: wipe out illicit drugs and bootlegging while preventing its smuggling or trading.

published : 09 Jan 2022

Physical ailments don't bar these teachers in Madhya Pradesh from helping underprivileged

Since 2013, Mukesh Sharma has guided over 500 students till date with his impeccable grasp over the subject of social sciences.

published : 09 Jan 2022

Dress circle: Sari bank brings cheer to women of Gujarat's Anand district

This bank gets around 150 saris from abroad and as many from Bhadran and the villagers can take the saris on any auspicious occasion, wear it, dry-clean it and return it.

published : 09 Jan 2022

Meet Abheesh P Dominic, ‘original’ Minnal Murali

From pulling a bus to stopping a ceiling fan with his finger, Abheesh P Dominic has performed superhero acts in real life, reports Arya U R 

published : 09 Jan 2022

Seven-year-old Jewel from Kerala, set for Guinness record in swimming

The Class II student has swum four km across the Vembanad Lake in a Guinness World Records attempt, reports Martin  Joseph

published : 09 Jan 2022

Kerala trio on a dream ride to explore India on electric scooters

They hope to finish the travel in another month, although the challenge of Covid is a growing concern.

published : 09 Jan 2022

Kerala to induct transgenders into police, steps on

In Chhattisgarh, 13 transgender people have been selected as constables. In Karnataka too, there is a move to recruit transgender people in police.

published : 09 Jan 2022

A noble spirit of wisdom, and a hundred awakened minds

Branched out his expertise, recently he has started teaching shorthand to more than 20 college students for government exams.

published : 09 Jan 2022

Powerlifting his way to Asian Championship -- meet B Prabhu

While Prabhu has lifted a total of 727 kg for the Asian gold, the grit that runs through his bloodstream surely packs a bigger punch.

published : 09 Jan 2022

Tamil Nadu's Mother India: Meet Tirunelveli farmer who sent all three sons to armed forces

Tirunelveli farmer R Subbulakshmi received the War Service Incentive Award aka Veerathai Award from the district collector.

published : 09 Jan 2022

Fruits of Kashmir bloom in Ganjam farmers’ field

An OSAP jawan in Boudh, Ranjan took up Kashmiri Apple Ber farming after a colleague suggested him in December 2020 to go for the fruit farming to augment his income when the pandemic struck. 

published : 09 Jan 2022

Dhimsa radio churns social change in Koraput

For over a decade, Radio Dhimsa has been disseminating information on govt schemes, highlighting various issues through narrowcasting in Desia language, writes Bidyadhar Choudhury

published : 09 Jan 2022

The vision givers: Meet the eight Odisha women counselling families to donate deceased's eyes

Associated with Drusti Daan eye bank (located at LV Prasad Eye Institute in Bhubaneswar) that recently logged 10,000 cornea collections in the State, all of them maintain a close watch on deaths. 

published : 09 Jan 2022

Kerala teacher leading children on road to innovation

Sunil Paul, who hails from Chemperi in Kannur, declined many lucrative job offers from abroad after securing the first rank in MTech from SRM University, Chennai, in robotics.

published : 08 Jan 2022

Kerala man becomes donor of most number of organs

This is the first time that eight organs have been harvested from a brain-dead person in the state.

published : 06 Jan 2022