The summer of 2020 has been one of the most challenging ones as far as I can remember. While I was gulping down watermelons and scrolling through Instagram, I came across a few people who were out there helping those in need. I don’t mean the frontline warriors like doctors and policemen, but people like […]
At the age of 11, Vicky Roy ran away from his home and started working as a rag picker at the New Delhi Railway Station, before he was rehabilitated by an NGO, Salaam Baalak Trust, Delhi.
Listen to this podcast and learn how he changed his life from sleeping in platform, picking rag to becoming one of the finest international documentary photographer.
Aryan Mishra is India’s youngest astronomer. And his journey to becoming an astronomer was not a cakewalk. Aryan’s father is a newspaper vendor and he too used to help his father. He would wake up early in the morning and throw newspapers door to door.
COVID-19 and the resultant lockdown has drastically impacted the economy, not only in India but the global economy itself. We’re going through a sluggish phase with companies firing employees and cutting down on expenditure. This has gotten everyone worried, leaving most of us confused about what to do. We got in touch with Vikram Sapparad, […]
Coronavirus has attacked all humans in the world, to some physically and the rest of us mentally and socially. The epidemic has changed everyone’s routine and life. The sufferings of thousands of migrant workers who were part of our nation-building went unheard. In such a situation just imagine the fate of the special kids who […]
Bikes. The image that pops up in your head when you think of bikes is young guys, riding, with probably some cool stunts, and swag. Motorbikes are considered a man’s vehicle, but Archana Timmaraju, shows us otherwise. An adventure enthusiast, Archana, is hearing-and-speech challenged. And she didn’t let that adversity affect her life or her […]
Mental health plays a vital role in a healthy life. According to a report, 5 per cent of adults experience mental health struggles, which is about 43.8 million people. Isn’t that a huge number? While many seek professional care, some are not open about it and keep things to themselves. And with time, as the […]
If you’re a business owner then you would know the chronology — you plan, you execute and then you scale. However, there are many successful business owners who never had a plan. Sometimes, it’s just a random idea that changes your entire mindset and shows you that ultimate path. If you are an aspiring entrepreneur […]
The first time I boarded a flight was from Chennai to Port Blair. While I was nervous about flying thousands of feet above the Earth with nothing but aluminium wings to balance us, I remember enjoying the experience. Since then, I’ve taken multiple flights and each of them has been chiselled in my memory. But, […]
Meet Usha K. Poojari, a fitness guru based in Bangalore who’s created a niche for herself amidst the bustling fitness and gyming industry with her Uni Fitness Zone. When I say ‘industry’, Usha frowns with disagreement citing that staying fit can never be an industry! “The body is where you live. So it’s important to stay […]