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Sustainability award for artificial milk firm led by IndiansSign in to Read

September 11, 2015 5:38:37 pm

The biotech startup, Muufri, was founded in 2014 by bio-engineers Ryan Pandya, Perumal Gandhi and Isha Datar.

Afghan surgeon earns from rich to help pay for treating poorSign in to Read

September 9, 2015 1:47:56 pm

Plastic surgeon Abdul Ghafar Ghayur performs life-changing surgery on low-income patients at a discount or sometimes for free with the money he makes from wealthy Afghans.

Sweden’s first LGBT retirement home – a model for rainbow aging?Sign in to Read

September 9, 2015 1:30:33 pm

There's a lengthy waiting list for a place at Sweden's first retirement home for the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender community, its success highlighting a growing demand for accommodation specifically for elderly LGBT people.

Bollywood stars romance in dump yards? Well, it’s a campaign for waste managementSign in to Read

September 8, 2015 5:19:51 pm

Can we seek inspiration on waste management from Bollywood? This unique campaign - Dirty Pictures will turn your favourite Bollywood posters into a dump of waste.

How to keep a girl from skipping school, marrying? Give her a toiletSign in to Read

September 8, 2015 1:24:17 pm

When 15-year-old Mellan Chansa started menstruating, her biggest fears while venturing into the bush to change her sanitary towel were snakes and peeping boys.

Watch video: Acid-attack victim raises a pertinent point, marks it with red lipstickSign in to Read

September 3, 2015 7:17:15 pm

An acid-attack victim Reshma smiles, pouts and gives you the step-by-step makeup tutorial to get the perfect red lips. It's like any other beauty tutorial until her smile fades out.

This one-of-its-kind veterinary hospital treats birds for freeSign in to Read

September 1, 2015 5:33:29 pm

No wonder then that the Jain Bird Hospital has emerged as the most sought after healing destination for bird owners and lovers alike.

Nestle India’s water and sanitation project benefits village studentsSign in to Read

August 27, 2015 5:01:25 pm

On the occasion of World Water Week 2015 (Aug 23-Aug 28), a project by Nestlé India - WASH aims to ensure access to safe water and sanitation.

Hip replacement cures 19-year-old hip osteoarthritisSign in to Read

August 24, 2015 12:38:41 pm

A 30-year-old woman suffering from hip osteoarthritis for 19 years was fully cured with the help of metha short hip replacement surgery here, doctors said on Sunday.

It’s a ‘miracle’: Indian-American doctor gifts new ears to boySign in to Read

August 24, 2015 12:26:50 pm

In a miraculous surgical feat, an Indian-American surgeon has gifted a pair of new ears to an eight-year-old boy in the US, media reported

New technique makes 72-year-old walk againSign in to Read

August 21, 2015 5:42:29 pm

A 72-year-old person who was unable to walk due to blockages in his coronary arteries has been cured with the help of a new and rare technique called Artery Clearance Therapy.

Indian-origin woman ignites global awareness on menstruationSign in to Read

August 20, 2015 7:52:36 pm

Indian-origin Kiran Gandhi, a Harvard Business School graduate and a professional drummer, said the silence about the subject has to end, and she was happy to have started “a global conversation online” on periods.