Thursday, Sep 29, 2022

Making A Difference

Silk Route 
For The Pacific

Silk Route For The Pacific

30 July, 2007 Mythily Ramachandran

A carnage of silkworms makes a saree. An entrepreneur now weaves ahimsa in it.

Their Hearts In The Hills

Their Hearts In The Hills

02 July, 2007 Saikat Datta

How concern for a sick child led a family to work towards bettering the community's lot

Me Grandad Has A Forest

A homespun environmentalist defies craggy terrain to create an oasis of greenery

Children Of 
An Equal God

Children Of An Equal God

16 April, 2007 Sharat Pradhan

Empowering the differently abled has helped change their lives in many ways

Bonds Behind The Veil

A kindred spirit coaxes the women of Hyderabad's old city out of social stagnation

19 March, 2007

The Subsoil Upward

Debarshi Dasgupta

Villages aren't static. When individuals get to know their rights, the collective gets a move on.

05 March, 2007

Terminal Transformation

Prayaag Akbar

A computer course costing Re 1 a day has enabled many girls to earn their bread

26 February, 2007

The Streets I Call Home

Namrata Joshi

A mime group that evolved into a home where street kids find a purpose

12 February, 2007

Woven In The Master's Image

John Mary

In the last three decades, the looms changed the fate of many families in the village

05 February, 2007

To Tame The Wild

Saikat Datta

A group of notorious tourist guides discover the treasures of eco-tourism

29 January, 2007

The Bridge To Life

G. Rajaraman

The blend of religious and regular education is changing the face of the Andhra madrassas


22 January, 2007

Aid On Many Fronts

Harsh Kabra

One organisation's three-decade-long fight against poverty and ignorance in Pune's slums

25 December, 2006

Listen To Their Voice

Kumud Mohan

The disabled can stand on their own feet with a bit of guidance and help. Ask Johar.

18 December, 2006

Life Is Not Just A Chore

Madhavi Tata

Housemaids seek new avenues for study and vocational training beyond their call of duty

04 December, 2006

Alone In A Dark Alley

Nilosree Biswas

A school that has opened its doors to special children but found most doors shut on it

27 November, 2006

Sadly, We Don't Mind

Saba Naqvi

If we're unable to talk with the mentally ailing, there's something wrong with our faculties

20 November, 2006

Every Drop To Drink

Anuradha Raman

The people of North Bihar are now learning ways to conserve rainwater


13 November, 2006

Designs For A Brighter Day

Namrata Joshi

A mobile design bank for the rural artisans of Kutch was her novel idea

Photo Gallery

A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.

PTI Photo

Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.

PTI Photo

A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.

PTI Photo

Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan

The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan

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Short Story

‘Laab’ In The Mountains

He would take his colour, brushes and canvas outside to paint and talk with his love. He would stand close to the window and paint, keeping an eye on his muse.

Graphic Novel

Play Us A Memory, Violin Man

They say the violin mimics the human sound. In his case, it was that of love, of longing. He didn’t know any other way of loving.

Chinki Sinha
Play Us A Memory, Violin Man


It’s Just Numbers, Love

Younger people do not have much progressive beliefs; a 2017 survey found that one-third of young people opposed inter-caste marriage.

Rukmini S.
It’s Just Numbers, Love