Vol 9 Issue 42, Oct 12, 2018 - Oct 18, 2018.


  • Daughter of Manipur

    Daughter of Manipur

    Irom Sharmila has become the face of Manipur in the decade that she spent without swallowing even a drop of water. Amit Sengupta, along with Sadiq Naqvi, reviews the situation in the troubled State to figure out the merits of Irom’s protest
      Posted    18-Mar-2011    Vol 2 Issue 11
  • Corruption combat

    Corruption combat

    What he failed to do as an IPS officer, he does with aplomb as a lawyer. Kavita Kanan Chandra meets Y P Singh, who quit the services to continue his fight against corruption with more vigour
      Posted    04-Mar-2011    Vol 2 Issue 9
  • Police activist

    Police activist

    He has been fighting for rights of people from within the system. Now, IPS officer Amitabh Thakur wants IIT, Kanpur, to implement labour laws in letter and spirit, says Kavita Kanan Chandra
      Posted    18-Feb-2011    Vol 2 Issue 7
  • Fighting poachers

    Fighting poachers

    In an effort to protect tigers in Ranthambore, Dharmendra Khandal reached out to traditional hunting tribes and won their confidence. Now Moghiya tribe leads a better life as the poachers are in jail and the tigers safe, says Akash Bisht
      Posted    04-Feb-2011    Vol 2 Issue 5
  • Media's darling

    Media's darling

    Mosin Khan is just 22, but he is a good parent and a sincere employee at workplace. The media in Hyderabad went gaga over the mentally challenged youth after he won a national award recently
      Posted    19-Jan-2011    Vol 2 Issue 2
  • Taking on father

    Taking on father

    Congress leader N D Tiwari disowned a son borne by his girlfriend. Now the son is out to prove that Tiwari is his father. Akash Bisht meets Rohit Shekhar, who wants the word bastard amended
      Posted    14-Jan-2011    Vol 2 Issue 2
  • First person

    First person

    Taking a trip down memory lane, the person of the year, Tanishk Shyamya recounts the journey that landed her in the streets of Ranchi to help roadside food vendors who were at the crossroads
      Posted    24-Dec-2010    Vol 1 Issue 17
  • Bold girl

    Bold girl

    A college girl started a campaign to make Kolkata streets safe for women after a humiliating experience. Rina Mukherji has the story of Brinda Dasgupta who will not only take things lying down but will not let others harassed on the roads
      Posted    16-Dec-2010    Vol 1 Issue 16
  • Veils yanked

    Veils yanked

    The Niira Radia tapes brought to light the links some journalists had with power brokers. On the flip side, it is a moment for journalists to introspect. P C Vinoj Kumar speaks to Hartosh Singh Bal of Open magazine on a wide range of issues
      Posted    03-Dec-2010    Vol 1 Issue 14
  • Mom's fight

    Mom's fight

    She could not be bought over or cowed down in her fight for justice. She will not rest till those who sodomised her daughter in school and caused her death are brought to book. Abhishek Pandey profiles the brave mother, Sonu Singh of Kanpur
      Posted    19-Nov-2010    Vol 1 Issue 12
  • Soldiering on

    Soldiering on

    Captain Gulia is against alms to children. He has never given a coin to the kids he encounters at traffic signals in Gurgaon. But then, he knows them all by their name. Ritu Pandey checks out
      Posted    12-Nov-2010    Vol 1 Issue 11
  • A daredevil

    A daredevil

    When Lt Col Satyendra Verma took a plunge to create history by being the first Indian to do a BASE jump, his family was immersed in prayer. Padmaja Shastri asks Verma if at all he was scared
      Posted    04-Nov-2010    Vol 1 Issue 10
  • For some dignity

    For some dignity

    From helping slum dwellers in Mumbai, Jockin Arputham has come a long way in working for the poor around the world. Kavita Kanan Chandra tells the story of the Raman Magsaysay award winner
      Posted    29-Oct-2010    Vol 1 Issue 9
  • Daring duo

    Daring duo

    A victim of robbery, Sailesh Bhatt vowed not to let others fall prey to criminals infesting the 20 km Palghar-Manor stretch in Maharastra. Kavita Kanan Chandra checks out what he is doing
      Posted    22-Oct-2010    Vol 1 Issue 8
  • Conscience stirrer

    Conscience stirrer

    Sanjeeba’s street plays stir the conscience of not just the viewers but also the authorities, impelling them to take action against wrong-doers. Abhishek Pandey finds out that some plays had helped people get justice in the last 18 years
      Posted    22-Oct-2010    Vol 1 Issue 8
  • Corporate Race

    Corporate Race

    The 10000 m race in the CWG gave P C Vinoj Kumar a sense of déjà vu. He could draw a parallel to the races in the corporate turf and see in the winner Moses an extraordinary staying prowess
      Posted    15-Oct-2010    Vol 1 Issue 7
  • Rights and courage

    Rights and courage

    After using RTI to fight corruption, Akhil Gogoi is in the vanguard of a movement against building dams across Brahmaputra. Pranjal Baruah learns that actor Aamir Khan may too join in soon
      Posted    08-Oct-2010    Vol 1 Issue 6
  • Commonwealth Saviour

    Commonwealth Saviour

    As New Delhi waits for Commonwealth Games to start, one activist is concerned about India's image taking a beating with autorickshaw drivers fleecing visitors. Partho Burman meets the 'no honking man', who teaches autodrivers to behave
      Posted    01-Oct-2010    Vol 1 Issue 5
  • Against all odds

    Against all odds

    For the guards at the Pobitora Wildlife Sanctuary in Assam protecting endangered species is more a duty and a passion. They do it by sacrificing their personal comforts, feels Pranjal Baruah
      Posted    24-Sep-2010    Vol 1 Issue 4
  • A fighter and mediator

    A fighter and mediator

    She fights and also pacifies. Laila Ollapally, known for PILs, also runs a mediation centre. She is keen on creating awareness about settling cases out of court, says Sudha Narasimhachar.
      Posted    17-Sep-2010    Vol 1 Issue 3
  • A road to change

    A road to change

    An idea strikes four students of Birla Institute of Technology and Science while on a picnic in a sandy village near Pilani. And it led them to a road that Roohi Saluja Sehgal retraces.
      Posted    10-Sep-2010    Vol 1 Issue 2
  • A recipe for success

    A recipe for success

    An IIM graduate marketing street food in Ranchi may sound incredible. But then  22-year-old Tanishk Shyamya preferred it to an air-conditioned office. Santosh H K Narayan finds out the reason.
      Posted    03-Sep-2010    Vol 1 Issue 1
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