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Life after acid attack 9 years, 43 surgeries later Monica heads to US college

Aug 28, 2014

Life after acid attack 9 years, 43 surgeries later Monica heads to US college

Despite her problems, Monica, 28, had managed to complete her bachelors degree in apparel design in the prestigious National Institute of Technology (NIFT) in 2009. #GoodNews #India #lUCKNOW #Women #Acid attack #Monica #National Institute of Technology #Parson's New School of Design
New study suggests that autism can be effectively treated

Aug 23, 2014

New study suggests that autism can be effectively treated

Researchers at New York's University of Columbia were able to re-establish the brain's "pruning mechanism" in mice genetically modified to simulate autism #GoodNews #World #Health #Autism #Columbia #neuron #Brains #Synapses
Two Indian-origin mathematicians win global Maths awards

Aug 13, 2014

Two Indian-origin mathematicians win global Maths awards

Two Indian-origin academicians have won prestigious global prizes in the field with one of them being awarded the Fields Medal -- known as the "Nobel Prize of mathematics". #GoodNews #Mathematicians #Fields Medal #Nobel Prize of Mathematics #Manjul Bhargava #Subhash Khot
Iranian Maryam Mirzakhani becomes first woman to win Maths 'Nobel'

Aug 13, 2014

Iranian Maryam Mirzakhani becomes first woman to win Maths 'Nobel'

She was among four Fields Medal recipients at the International Congress of Mathematicians held in Seoul, and the first female among the 56 winners since the prize was established in 1936. #GoodNews #World #Iran #Stanford University #Mathematics #woman #Mathematician #Maryam Mirzakhani
In Perth, Aussie commuters push train car to help free trapped man

Aug 07, 2014

In Perth, Aussie commuters push train car to help free trapped man

Dozens of people helped rescue a fellow commuter in Australia by pushing against a train car to free the man whose leg slipped between the platform and the train. #GoodNews #Australia #Perth #train #Train car #Trapped man #Humanity
Argentina activist locates abducted grandson after 35 years

Aug 06, 2014

Argentina activist locates abducted grandson after 35 years

Estela Carlotto, who leads the Grandmothers of the Plaza de Mayo group, was able to meet her kidnapped grandson yesterday, said a relative, who said the identity was confirmed through genetic testing. #GoodNews #World #Argentina #Estela Carlotto #Grandmothers of the Plaza de Mayo group #Plaza de Mayo #Mothers of the Plaza de Mayo #Kivo Carlotto
For a good cause: NCC cadets to motivate 1 lakh people to donate eyes

Jul 12, 2014

For a good cause: NCC cadets to motivate 1 lakh people to donate eyes

NCC volunteers from West Bengal and Sikkim directorate now aim to motive 1,00,000 more people to donate in next few months. #GoodNews #NCC #NCC cadets #Eye donations
Applicants to Pune's Fergusson College can now choose 'third gender' option

Jun 29, 2014

Applicants to Pune's Fergusson College can now choose 'third gender' option

Pune's Fergusson College has become the first in India by allowing students to choose 'transgender' as an option when filling up admission forms. #GoodNews #Pune #Pune Ferguson college #Fergusson College #ThirdGender
Sikkim becomes only Indian state to achieve 100% sanitation

Feb 09, 2014

Sikkim becomes only Indian state to achieve 100% sanitation

All 6,10,577 inhabitants in Sikkim have latrines with high sanitation and hygiene standards. #GoodNews #India #Sikkim #Hygiene #Sanitation #Latrines