Vol 9 Issue 39, Sep 21, 2018 - Sep 27, 2018.

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  • One stretch

    One stretch

    Hundreds of ‘Jhumia’ farmers in Tirupura saw their income expanding, not like, but because of rubber. Sujit Chakraborty explains how rubber cultivation by tribals ushered in an economic boom 
      Posted    02-Nov-2012    Vol 3 Issue 44
  • Women on top

    Women on top

    Kanjikuzhy near Alleppey offers a surprise to Syeda Hameed and Gunjan Veda, who learn how women have turned the once famine-hit panchayat into a prosperous region. It is Panchayati Raj system that has empowered women really, not symbolically
      Posted    05-Oct-2012    Vol 3 Issue 40
  • Cherishing the breaks

    Cherishing the breaks

    US-based vocal coach Jaime Vendera can break wine glasses just by screaming at them at the top of his voice, and it is a skill he cultivated through years of hard work, says Priyanka Sharma
      Posted    01-Oct-2012    Vol 3 Issue 39
  • Right call

    Right call

    For many women in the obscure town of Wai, 160 km from Mumbai, it came calling, offering a career outside the farmlands. Suchismita Pai tells us how Samwadini Call Centre changed many lives
      Posted    29-Sep-2012    Vol 3 Issue 39
  • Water babe

    Water babe

    She has conquered the seven seas, crossed the Arctic and set to swim the Antarctic. Now 22, she wants to be the youngest to make a splash in all five oceans. Rakesh Kumar meets Bhakti Sharma
      Posted    21-Sep-2012    Vol 3 Issue 38
  • Against odds

    Against odds

    When a diplomat's daughter Anouradha Bakshi wanted to take education to the slums in Delhi, there was stiff opposition from all. Roohi Saluja Sehgal finds out how she overcame the obstacles
      Posted    21-Sep-2012    Vol 3 Issue 38
  • Rising star

    Rising star

    India’s rising badminton star P V Sindhu records biggest win of her career beating London Olympics gold medalist Li Xuerui of China to enter the semifinals of the China Masters Superseries
      Posted    14-Sep-2012    Vol 3 Issue 37
  • Higher and more

    Higher and more

    When Nivedita Choudhary scaled Mount Everest, she was the first woman air force officer and first woman from Rajasthan to reach the peak. Yet she has more adventure plans, says Rakesh Kumar
      Posted    14-Sep-2012    Vol 3 Issue 37
  • Inspired by life

    Inspired by life

    After two years in hospital, Navin Gulia was confined to a wheel chair. He lost his job but not confidence. ‘Whatever comes my way, I try to look at it from a positive perspective’, he says
      Posted    31-Aug-2012    Vol 3 Issue 35
  • Change within

    Change within

    ‘Before the organisation could make radical changes, I had to change my own mindset’, says Anu Aga reflecting on the challenges she faced two years after taking charge of family firm, Thermax
      Posted    31-Aug-2012    Vol 3 Issue 35
  • Braving storms

    Braving storms

    As an IPS officer, Y P Singh faced witch hunt. Then as a lawyer, the going was not easy. But he persevered and triumphed. He has also written two books, one of them churned into a Hindi film
      Posted    31-Aug-2012    Vol 3 Issue 35
  • Daredevil journalism

    Daredevil journalism

    A well-known name and face in Tamil journalism, R R Gopal, founded amidst great challenges ‘Nakkheeran’, the magazine that showed to the world the real face of forest brigand Veerappan
      Posted    31-Aug-2012    Vol 3 Issue 35
  • Positively poised

    Positively poised

    Marking the second anniversary of this portal started with a mandate to give positive news a push, its founder editor   P C Vinoj Kumar looks back at the struggles and triumphs to find out that team work is the key for any venture to succeed
      Posted    31-Aug-2012    Vol 3 Issue 35
  • The big dream

    The big dream

    After winning reality show ‘Dance India Dance Li'l Masters 2’ and a cash prize of Rs.10,00,000, 13-year-old Faisal Khan, son of an autorickshaw driver, is nurturing Bollywood dreams
      Posted    13-Aug-2012    Vol 3 Issue 32
  • Face of India

    Face of India

    Chennai based architect and member of the World Economic Forum's Design Innovation Council Sheila Sri Prakash will be participating in the Global Business Summit on Infrastructure in London
      Posted    07-Aug-2012    Vol 3 Issue 31
  • Magnificent Mary

    Magnificent Mary

    Five-time world champion MC Mary Kom ensures India a fourth medal at the Olympics thrashing Tunisian Maroua Rahali to enter the semi-finals of women’s boxing (51kg) event
      Posted    06-Aug-2012    Vol 3 Issue 31
  • At your service

    At your service

    A man from Tamil Nadu, Kulandei Francis, who has been doing community service in Krishnagiri district without any publicity, is one of the winners of the Ramon Magsaysay Award for 2012
      Posted    28-Jul-2012    Vol 3 Issue 30
  • Soccer as succor

    Soccer as succor

    An American traveler, who was taken to Jharkhand by a friend to teach tribal children English, has turned a football coach and is helping tribal girls become football champs, says Saadia Azim
      Posted    13-Jul-2012    Vol 3 Issue 28
  • Power of non-veg

    Power of non-veg

    Badminton ace Saina Nehwal, who is one of India’s medal hopes in the London Olympics, was a born vegetarian but became a non – vegetarian in 2005, says a just released book
      Posted    06 Jul 2012    Vol 3 Issue 27
  • Glory to tea

    Glory to tea

    The ‘handmade’ tea of Gobin Hazarika, which fetches $35 a kg, is mostly consumed abroad. Azera Parveen Rahman finds the man passionately making the organic tea at a mud hut factory in Assam
      Posted    29-Jun-2012    Vol 3 Issue 26
  • Mothers' dairy

    Mothers' dairy

    In the hills of Uttarakhand, women have ushered a white revolution through SHGs. By rearing cattle they make money and also provide better food to their children, says Nitin Jugran Bahuguna
      Posted    22-Jun-2012    Vol 3 Issue 25
  • Making Amul tick

    Making Amul tick

    The Onida devil has died and so has the Liril girl and Air India's Maharaja, but thanks to a consistent creative campaign by daCunha Communications, Amul girl’s hit 50 and still going strong
      Posted    16 Jun 2012    Vol 3 Issue 24
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