Vol 11 Issue 8, Feb 21, 2020 - Feb 27, 2020.


  • Child power

    Child power

    This Gandhi Jayanthi children in Chennai gathered at a bookstore and discussed ideas of Change. The child activists spoke in favour of using paper bags, and organic farming, says Maria Devasia
      Posted    05-Oct-2011    Vol 2 Issue 39
  • Dribbling early

    Dribbling early

    A German hockey player is coaching a bunch of children in a remote Rajasthani village to make them champions. Her team tested its strength against Delhi Public School recently, says Renu Rakesh
      Posted    15-Sep-2011    Vol 2 Issue 37
  • Chasing a dream

    Two young Canadian brothers of Indian origin have arrived in India with their trainer and two-time Olympic medallist Ben Johnson hoping to play for Salgaocar and eventually realise their dream of representing India. Abhishek Roy reports
      Posted    30-Jul-2011    Vol 2 Issue 30
  • Kalam's vision

    Kalam's vision

    Former President APJ Abdul Kalam says to be a ‘developed nation’ by 2020, India should attain and maintain 10 percent GDP growth,
      Posted    07-Jul-2011    Vol 2 Issue 26
  • Weaver’s dream

    Weaver’s dream

    Sekhar is going bananas. The weaver in a Chennai suburb, with the know how to make clothes from banana fibre, wants to bring prosperity to his community but lacks the wherewithal. P C Vinoj Kumar pledges TWL support to the harried weaver
      Posted    01-Jul-2011    Vol 2 Issue 26
  • Coastal cruiser

    Coastal cruiser

    India, with its 7000 km long coastline, which is dotted with several historic spots and major ports, is all set to introduce world class cruises along them within a year. A report from London
      Posted    22-Jun-2011    Vol 2 Issue 24
  • Courageous women

    Courageous women

    In conflict-ridden Kashmir, amidst the booming of guns, there are women who bring hope for a change in the valley. Aditi Bhaduri meets a few bold women candidates for the panchayat elections
      Posted    06-May-2011    Vol 2 Issue 18
  • Ignited mind

    Ignited mind

    By igniting young minds, Kiran Sagar founded Yuva Bengaluru to help the underprivileged. Marianne de Nazareth meets the youth who wants to create a peaceful, prosperous, progressive society
      Posted    18-Feb-2011    Vol 2 Issue 7
  • These young ones

    These young ones

    Paying kudos to all those youth who are into social entrepreneurship, Rishabh Kaul takes a critical look at Sarvajal, the organisation that aims at providing pure water at rock bottom prices
      Posted    24-Dec-2010    Vol 1 Issue 17
  • Hope on Wheels

    Hope on Wheels

    It is a dream that gives hope to those who do not dare to dream. Roohi Saluja Sehgal tells us how rickshaw pullers in Delhi have benefited because some students dared to dream.
      Posted    10-Dec-2010    Vol 1 Issue 15
  • Looking ahead

    Looking ahead

    The Weekend Leader has been evolving since it was launched. Though our focus remains the same on presenting positive stories, we have gone for a makeover in design. Along with that, we have roped in a celebrity known for her courage: Khusbhu
      Posted    09-Dec-2010    Vol 1 Issue 15
  • Quiz of luck

    Quiz of luck

    It was a windfall for Rahat Taslim, winning the TV game show KBC. Santosh H K Narayan quizzed the crorepathi and learned that she was thrilled to meet her childhood icon, Amitabh Bachchan
      Posted    03-Dec-2010    Vol 1 Issue 14
  • Autumn glow

    Autumn glow

    To fill in the gaps in the lives of the elderly in cities, whose children work elsewhere, a Pune-based woman started a service called Maya Care. R Savitha checks out what it is all about
      Posted    26-Nov-2010    Vol 1 Issue 13
  • Girl power

    Girl power

    He started with teaching English. But today he has produced a national woman football player. Santosh H K Narayan meets Franz Gastler, who never touched a football before coaching some girls
      Posted    12-Nov-2010    Vol 1 Issue 11
  • On target

    On target

    A 16-year-old girl brings fame to an obscure village, Ratu, by remaining focused on her passion. Santosh H K Narayan meets Deepika Kumari who hit the bull’s eye to win two golds at the CWG
      Posted    22-Oct-2010    Vol 1 Issue 8
  • Homing in

    Homing in

    She was part of the Intel team that changed the face of computers. Now she brings innovative minds together to script success stories. Marianne de Nazareth tells us Lakshmi Pratury’s story
      Posted    15-Oct-2010    Vol 1 Issue 7
  • Musical dreams

    Musical dreams

    Twin sisters making a musical pair is old hat.  But since Shruti and Gore Bhatla share an incurable genetic disorder besides a passion for music they are remarkable, feels Abhishek Pandey
      Posted    17-Sep-2010    Vol 1 Issue 3
  • Fulfilling others' desires

    Fulfilling others' desires

    When 16 strangers go on a three-day voyage, they depend on a master to reach their common destination:   Realisation of dreams. Kavita Kanan Chandra reports on the odyssey with Ujjwal Uke
      Posted    03-Sep-2010    Vol 1 Issue 1
  • Taking wings

    Taking wings

    Like a colourful butterfly breaking out of the cocoon, The Weekend Leader takes wings. As it flutters in cyberspace, it just seeks to capture your imagination. P C Vinoj Kumar goes back to the birth of the idea and also looks ahead.
      Posted    03-Sep-2010    Vol 1 Issue 1
  • Hope on Wheels

    Hope on Wheels

    It is a dream that gives hope to those who do not dare to dream. Roohi Saluja Sehgal tells us how rickshaw pullers in Delhi have benefited because some students dared to dream.
      Posted    27-Aug-2010    Vol 0 Issue 0
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