Vol 8 Issue 4, Jan 20, 2017 - Jan 26, 2017.

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  • A Himalayan task

    A Himalayan task

    After defeating breast cancer, Ritu Biyani, a dental surgeon, is taking up a fresh challenge. She is participating in one of the most gruelling motor rallies in the world, says Vishal Gulati
      Posted    10-Oct-2012    Vol 3 Issue 40
  • Proving a point

    Proving a point

    Husein Jetpurwala has proved cerebral palsy cannot stop him from achieving what he desires. Rightly so, he is soon to become a homoeopathic doctor despite the condition, says Mauli Buch
      Posted    24-Sep-2012    Vol 3 Issue 38
  • In water

    In water

    People who protested against the raising of water level in Omkareshwar dam in Madhya Pradesh by standing in water have won, making the government look into their demands, says Aparna Pallavi
      Posted    14-Sep-2012    Vol 3 Issue 37
  • Heroic mission

    Heroic mission

    He may be visually impaired himself, but that has not stopped Dipendra Manocha from developing aids and appliances that would help others like him to read and write, says Madhulika Sonkar
      Posted    23-Aug-2012    Vol 3 Issue 34
  • Born to race

    Born to race

    Oscar Pistorius, a gritty South African athlete and the first double amputee to compete at a regular Olympic event, would have you believe that nothing is impossible in life, says Sneha Theeng
      Posted    23-Aug-2012    Vol 3 Issue 34
  • Creating oasis

    Creating oasis

    Villagers of Thob and Rewada in Barmer district do not want to go thirsty this year. They are into rainwater harvesting, digging up ponds and step wells to improve storage, says Anil Sharma
      Posted    06-Jul-2012    Vol 3 Issue 27
  • Braving the odds

    Braving the odds

    Born into a community once considered untouchable, married off at the age of 9, ill-treated by her husband, Babai Sathe fought all the odds and is now a sarpanch in Maharashtra, says Mauli Buch
      Posted    26-Apr-2012    Vol 3 Issue 16
  • Wrestling arthritis

    Wrestling arthritis

    Sangram Singh dreamt of becoming a wrestler at the age of six when he was confined to a wheelchair. Spriha Srivastava meets India’s champion wrestler who overcame ridicule and paralysis
      Posted    30-Mar-2012    Vol 3 Issue 13
  • All for honour

    All for honour

    Three women from Baiga and Gond tribes in Madhya Pradesh have waged relentless wars to get what was due to them. For these poor women, it was more a question of honour, says Pamela Philipose
      Posted    09-Mar-2012    Vol 3 Issue 10
  • Love unites

    Love unites

    Indian Canadian actress Lisa Ray, who had fought a rare cancer of plasma cells in 2009 and won the battle, has revealed that she has got engaged to her boyfriend Jason Dehni
      Posted    01 Feb 2012    Vol 3 Issue 4
  • Great step

    Great step

    A one-room school in Mahuwara Khurd, a small town in UP, is locally popular as Amarnath Rajbhar runs it with passion. Many poor parents prefer it though the man, whose left leg has been amputated, has only passed standard 11, says Abu Zafar
      Posted    20-Jan-2012    Vol 3 Issue 3
  • Foursome tour

    Foursome tour

    Four plucky Mumbaikars, all of them physically challenged, have completed a gruelling 84 day nationwide tour, logging in an impressive 19,000 km spanning 28 state capitals, says Quaid Najmi
      Posted    23-Dec-2011    Vol 2 Issue 51
  • Can and Able

    Can and Able

    Rajinder Johar started an annual art exhibition to motivate quadriplegics like him to take to creative pursuits, says Aakansha Malhotra, who is inspired by the resilience of the people she met
      Posted    21-Dec-2011    Vol 2 Issue 50
  • All is will

    All is will

    Overcoming multiple disabilities with elan, young Bhavna Botta has proved to the world that where there a will, there is a way. Hema Vijay tells us the amazing story of the girl who started ‘Saahaagika’, a boutique in Chennai, on her own
      Posted    08-Dec-2011    Vol 2 Issue 49
  • Being positive

    Being positive

    Mahantesh Mali was reduced to a mere skeleton after he was detected with AIDS in 1994. But thanks to his strong will, he is alive today, and is helping HIV positive children live a happy life
      Posted    01-Dec-2011    Vol 2 Issue 47
  • Self help

    Self help

    Without looking elsewhere for socio-economic uplift, women in West Bengal’s Birbhum district prospered doing the traditional jobs, says Ajitha Menon, tracking the success of Self Help Groups
      Posted    10-Nov-2011    Vol 2 Issue 45
  • A miracle for Laura

    A miracle for Laura

    Doctors told Laura Binder her cancer could not be cured, but her 9-year-old daughter refused to give up and wrote her encouraging letters everyday for next 7 months till she was totally healed
      Posted    07-Nov-2011    Vol 2 Issue 44
  • Tough cookie

    Tough cookie

    Sampat Devi Pal heads a gang of women activists who have beaten up men for wife bashing, and fought for women’s rights. She is now the Congress candidate for Manikpur Assembly seat in UP
      Posted    2011/10/27    Vol 2 Issue 42
  • Reformed dons

    Reformed dons

    Bihar’s once-dreaded political dons, now in jail, are drawing inspiration from books and lives of great leaders. One is doing PhD on Jain non-violence and few others are reading religious books
      Posted    28-Sep-2011    Vol 2 Issue 38
  • Daring act

    Daring act

    Anurag Breja will be the first paraplegic participant in the 2500 km Maruti Suzuki Raid-de-Himalaya rally that will cut across some of the most rugged and inhospitable Himalayan terrain
      Posted    24-Sep-2011    Vol 2 Issue 38
  • Defying the Grim Reaper

    Defying the Grim Reaper

    The loss of a leg and a part of his lung to cancer did not let 19-year-old Jothy Rosenberg give up on life. 36 years later, Jothy’s thrilling achievements are an inspiration to many
      Posted    29-Aug-2011    Vol 2 Issue 34
  • Resilient Chandigarh

    Resilient Chandigarh

    At Chandigarh, which lies at an altitude of 10,000 feet in Himachal Pradesh, families from near the China border who were resettled here post 1962 India – China war have rebuilt their lives
      Posted    02-Aug-2011    Vol 2 Issue 30
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