Vol 9 Issue 12, Mar 16, 2018 - Mar 22, 2018.


  • Warrior leader

    Warrior leader

    In Chhattisgarh, where the booming of Maoist guns makes news, 56-year-old Sukhantibai has endeared herself to the Adivasis of Handitola through her selfless service and courage. Stella Paul talks to the sarpanch, now serving a second term
      Posted    26-Jan-2012    Vol 3 Issue 4
  • Warm act

    Warm act

    Temperature dips to minus 21.8 degrees at Leh and 21 degrees at Kargil as cold wave conditions intensify in Kashmir valley. Indian Air Force steps in to airlift stranded tourists
      Posted    21-Jan-2012    Vol 3 Issue 3
  • Dam man

    Dam man

    By collecting one rupee from every person in a village, Anil Joshi, a rural doctor, built a dam across a local river to help farmers. Now he is on a mission to build 100 such check dams in drought-stricken villages, says Kavita Kanan Chandra
      Posted    12-Jan-2012    Vol 3 Issue 2
  • Honest walk

    Honest walk

    When corruption is the talk of the town, thanks to Anna Hazare, the walk by Abdul Mujeeb Khan from Kanyakumari to New Delhi to inspire people to be honest has drawn both praise and cynicism. Marianne de Nazareth follows his 'Honest Steps'  
      Posted    05-Jan-2012    Vol 3 Issue 1
  • VIT’s hero

    VIT’s hero

    VIT Chennai will be honouring TWL’s Person of the Year 2011, V Venkatraman, whose Lunch @ Re 1 for the poor at his hotel in Erode, is giving food for thought for their B school students
      Posted    04-Jan-2012    Vol 2 Issue 52
  • Our hero

    Our hero

    Keeping in tune with its penchant for identifying do-gooders even among the underdogs, TWL has chosen its 'Person of the Year' – 2011. Editor P C Vinoj Kumar explains why Venkatraman, running a small eatery in Erode, qualified for the honour
      Posted    30-Dec-2011    Vol 2 Issue 52
  • A dream hospital

    A dream hospital

    The undying spirit of a poor, illiterate widow, Subhashini Mistry, to build a hospital in her husband's village has been captured in words by Anita Pratap and through the lens by Mahesh Bhat  
      Posted    30-Dec-2011    Vol 2 Issue 52
  • Of inheritance

    Of inheritance

    To break a traditional law that wrongs women by depriving them of property rights, Rattan Manjari and her band of activists are trudging miles of rugged and inhospitable Himalayan terrain. Vishal Gulati meets Mahila Kalyan Parishad members 
      Posted    22-Dec-2011    Vol 2 Issue 51
  • Barging to help

    Barging to help

    The walls were built to keep slum dwellers at bay. But they broke it to help the ‘privileged’ people trapped in the inferno at the AMRI hospital. Rajashri Dasgupta meets the Good Samaritans
      Posted    15-Dec-2011    Vol 2 Issue 50
  • Sound couriers

    Sound couriers

    A fellow traveller in a bus opened the ears of Dhruv Lakra to the silent cries of the deaf, prompting him to employ poor, hearing impaired boys and girls in his company. Kavita Kanan Chandra visits the office of ‘Mirakle Couriers’ in Mumbai
      Posted    15-Dec-2011    Vol 2 Issue 50
  • Brave wife

    Brave wife

    Supercop Sanjiv Bhatt’s wife Shweta tells Priyanka Borpujari about the dangerous life the family leads after her husband accused Chief Minister Narendra Modi of instigating the 2002 riots 
      Posted    07-Dec-2011    Vol 2 Issue 48
  • Lofty dream

    Lofty dream

    IT professional Sapna Agrawal dreams of building a world class hospital in Agra for poor patients to get free treatment and she is raising the funds through 500 piggy banks in the city
      Posted    06-Dec-2011    Vol 2 Issue 48
  • Hot stories

    Hot stories

    Audrey Wabwire, a Kenyan journalist, travelled in a truck from Nairobi to Durban, through 5 nations, to report on climate change at community level, says Stella Paul who met her at Durban
      Posted    05-Dec-2011    Vol 2 Issue 48
  • 26/11 heroes

    26/11 heroes

    When terror struck Mumbai three years ago on 26/11, some men turned heroes at Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus and saved precious lives, says Mauli Buch, who caught up with couple of them 
      Posted    23-Nov-2011    Vol 2 Issue 46
  • Singur Superfast

    Singur Superfast

    Asha is the fastest woman in India. But the athlete, who ran 200 m in 24.36 seconds, lives in a mud house, helping her father, a vegetable vendor, in his business even as she attends college. Ajitha Menon profiles the determined girl
      Posted    17-Nov-2011    Vol 2 Issue 46
  • Rural revolutionaries

    Rural revolutionaries

    Two IITians who have been working with villagers in Bihar are set to transform the lives of many farmers, who will soon be supplying rice to Wallmart and exporting potatoes from their farms
      Posted    05-Nov-2011    Vol 2 Issue 44
  • Clean woman

    Clean woman

    With the commitment of a social worker and expertise of an engineer, Mula Devi, an illiterate woman, has changed Bhimnagar of Jalaun district in Uttar Pradesh. Anuradha Sahni finds out how she has infused a healthy lifestyle in villagers
      Posted    03-Nov-2011    Vol 2 Issue 44
  • An uphill task

    An uphill task

    Travelling across India, a doctor couple stopped in Tamil Nadu’s Dharmapuri district in 1993 to start another journey in providing health care to hill people. Today, Sittilingi valley has a full-fledged hospital, says Kavita Kanan Chandra
      Posted    27-Oct-2011    Vol 2 Issue 43
  • A true secularist

    A true secularist

    Krishnadas has been carrying a placard saying ‘Follow your religion, love everybody’ for three years in Mumbai. Arati Raval-Pandey finds out that it is his way of ushering in religious amity
      Posted    27-Oct-2011    Vol 2 Issue 43
  • Zooming ahead

    Zooming ahead

    Formed in January this year on Facebook, Bikernis is not just a group of Indian female bikers; for these women, who have defied gender stereotypes, motorcycles are an extension of their selves
      Posted    22-Oct-2011    Vol 2 Issue 42
  • What a son!

    What a son!

    It’s not always a politician’s son hits the headlines for the right reasons. But a state minister’s son has helped 25300 youth get jobs in a single day and has created a new Guinness record
      Posted    14 Oct 2011    Vol 2 Issue 41
  • Rediscovering SRK

    Rediscovering SRK

    Going gaga over ‘Ra One’, the media failed to find out what Shah Rukh Khan does otherwise. Marianne de Nazareth, in an exclusive, turns the spotlight on SRK’s social responsibility that has made him talk about the importance of toilets 
      Posted    15-Oct-2011    Vol 2 Issue 41
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