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Mobility in life
Mobility in life

In a way, Darangi realized his engineering dream by becoming a mobile phone mechanic, thanks to ChildFund India, which has liberated many such youth from daily labour, says Prantick Majumder

  Posted    19-Jul-2014    Vol 5 Issue 29
Ticket to dream
Ticket to dream

It was no wild goose chase for Arun Athiappan, when he co-founded TicketGoose.com, a bus ticket booking portal. He always wanted to be an entrepreneur and has been losing sleep to come up with new ideas since he was 12, says P C Vinoj Kumar

  Posted    07-Jul-2014    Vol 5 Issue 27
From scrap
From scrap

By professionalizing the otherwise unorganized scrap market, two MBA students, Apoorva Chaturvedi and Yogesh Sood, have changed the image of the man coming home to buy old newspapers. Asad Ashraf logs on to kabaadiwala.com to check the profit

  Posted    28-Jun-2014    Vol 5 Issue 26
Farm women
Farm women

Nagaland women are cultivating in community lands and have formed self help groups to market their organic foods, says Ninglun Hanghal, who met some of the successful farmer–entrepreneurs

  Posted    17-May-2014    Vol 5 Issue 20
Doctored farming
Doctored farming

Lavender crop brings 20 times more profit than, say, maize. This was discovered by a lady doctor who went on to taste success in farming and also be a change-maker in Kashmir, says Sana Altaf

  Posted    15-Feb-2014    Vol 5 Issue 7
She overcame
She overcame

Sudden shocks of climate change rarely affect the farm of Sudha Gunwant in Almora. Taking Anuradha Sahni around the farm, a hub of biodiversity, she explains how she overcame the challenge

  Posted    22-Nov-2013    Vol 4 Issue 47
Rags to riches
Rags to riches

Suresh Poojari started as a general help in a small eatery on a monthly salary of Rs.4 at age 10. Now he owns a popular restaurant chain, a shopping mall and a 3-star hotel, says Quaid Najmi

  Posted    08-Nov-2013    Vol 4 Issue 45
Near Bengaluru
Near Bengaluru

Attibele Gram Panchayat, 40 km from Bengaluru, is witnessing another development like the IT city. Its women have been making a splash as popular panchayat leaders, reports Pushpa Achanta

  Posted    27-Sep-2013    Vol 4 Issue 39
Brave women
Brave women

In militancy infected Kashmir, life is not easy for women. But some women grassroots leaders are making life easy for others. Ashutosh Sharma meets two of them, Zaitoon Begum and Vimla Devi

  Posted    13-Sep-2013    Vol 4 Issue 37
Women on peak
Women on peak

In a Himalayan achievement, three women from the Northeast reached the peak of their mountaineering career. Ninglun Hangal tells us the stories of Anshu Jamsenpa, Bidyapati Ningthoujam and Wansuk Myrthong, who were on top of Everest recently

  Posted    23-Aug-2013    Vol 4 Issue 34
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