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Former child bride returns to school with help of husband, NGO

August 31, 2018 7:16:09 pm

Santana Murmu has returned to school after four years to resume her education with the help of her supportive husband and NGO Child In Need Institute.

On Another Note: These carollers showcase the true spirit of Christmas

August 31, 2018 7:16:04 pm

Ahead of Christmas, a bunch of underprivileged schoolkids from Noida are regaling the guests at a five-star hotel in Delhi.

British lady aviator lands in Delhi, as part of recreating historical flight to Australia

August 31, 2018 7:15:21 pm

British female aviator, Tracey Curtis-Taylor landed at the Hindan Air Force Base near Delhi in her 1942 Boeing Stearman.

Celeb chefs get together to cook up a feast for special kids on Children’s Day

November 15, 2015 7:27:41 pm

Celebrity chefs Ritu Dalmia, Manish Mehrotra, Manjit Gill and Abhishek Basu cooked up dishes like pizzas and doughnuts for 70 kids from a shelter home.

Swachh mission: 19 cities in Maharashtra become free of open defecation

August 31, 2018 7:16:21 pm

In the second phase, 31 other cities will become free of open defecation and a target of 49 open defecation free cities will be achieved by March 31 next year, a senior official from Urban Development Department (UDD) said.

Acid attack victims walk the ramp in Agra

August 31, 2018 7:16:33 pm

The unique fashion show featured women from the Sheroes Hangout café, who are all acid attack victims.

Indian students’ initiative for women entrepreneurship gets UN recognition

October 15, 2015 6:41:21 pm

‘Basta: Waste to Worth’ is an entrepreneurial model by 3 Delhi girls, who will present their business model in New York.

Hindus, Muslims come together across India against a backdrop of religious intolerance

October 15, 2015 2:05:51 pm

In a spate of small but heart-warming incidents across the country, Muslims and Hindus are coming together to set examples of communal harmony.

Old man suffering from nasal cancer gets his face restored

September 30, 2015 6:19:36 pm

A 69-year-old man who suffered from a rare nasal cancer, which threatened to disfigure his face, has undergone a massive reconstructive surgery at a hospital here that has restored the original look of his face.

Brain control helps paralysed man walk again

September 24, 2015 12:36:59 pm

In a world's first such experiment, scientists have used non-invasive direct brain control system to get a person - with complete paralysis in both legs owing to spinal cord injury - to walk again.

All naysayers in due course became my supporters: Arunima Sinha on scaling Everest with artificial leg

September 21, 2015 7:08:11 pm

Arunima Sinha, the first female amputee to scale Mount Everest is now seeking funds to develop a world-class sports academy for underprivileged and differently abled in India.

Model with Down syndrome walks the ramp at NYFW, is an inspiration

September 15, 2015 5:30:30 pm

Stuart walked for South African designer Hendrik Vermeulen's spring 2016 collection.