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Nov 22, 2018
Widows of Vidarbha, Marathwada farmers discuss their inheritance of loss at Mumbai protest meetBereaved women farmers have been able to articulate their problems in public after years of mobilising efforts by the Mahila Kisan Adhikaar Manch (MAKAAM)
Oct 28, 2018
As I-League 2018 kicks off, a look at the rise of Real Kashmir FC — and that of Valley's football cultureFootball has had a relationship of ups and downs with Kashmir. And the story of Real Kashmir FC, the first team from the state to play in the I-League first division, has grown out of that tumult.
Sep 30, 2018
In Wade Bolhai, visually impaired calendar salesman Sambhaji Bhor fights for the rights of the disabledFor the past two decades, Sambhaji has been selling calendars. This started off in the late 1990s when one of his uncles suggested him to make a living out of it. The piece of advice changed Sambhaji’s life as he embarked on the journey of traversing villages.
Sep 22, 2018
Asha De Vos on following her dream to become a marine biologist, studying pygmy blue whalesThough people in her home country Sri Lanka thought that becoming a marine biologist was 'frivolous', Asha De Vos decided to follow her dreams. She works towards making the oceans safer for whales
Jun 23, 2018
To Russia, with love: Six Indian football players are headed to the 2018 FIFA World CupSix youngsters from India, part of the Oscar Foundation's football-for-development initiative, will be travelling to Russia to participate in a series of workshops and conferences and watch a game at the ongoing 2018 FIFA World Cup
Jan 08, 2018
Ordinary women, extraordinary stories: These teachers in rural India's schools are real-life heroesIn government schools in rural India, female teachers are everyday heroes | #FirstCulture
Dec 20, 2017
The real Padman: How A Muruganantham launched a sanitary napkin revolution in IndiaAkshay Kumar's Padman has brought the focus back on Arunachalam Muruganantham, the innovator/social entrepreneur/menstrual hygiene campaigner on whom the film is based
Dec 17, 2017
Raja Kumari: LA-bred singer-songwriter is poised to be the queen of desi hip-hopLos Angeles-bred rapper and singer-songwriter Raja Kumari (Svetha Rao) has had a good year, with collaborations with Divine and Anirudh Ravichander, and a Sony Music deal
Dec 10, 2017
What Ranko Popovic lost to the warRanko Popovic, coach for FC Pune City in the Indian Super League, recalls his long journey — from playing on Kosovo's streets, to the international arena
Dec 05, 2017
To Cancer With Love: How Neelam Kumar beat cancer, and helped others do it tooNeelam Kumar battled two bouts of cancer. Then, she wrote a book (now adapted into a graphic novel) that takes an irreverent look at the 'emperor of maladies'. This is her story.