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Teachers' Day: A Goal For Children’s Sports

Teachers' Day: Priya Gopalen and Sandhya Rajan started their own programme, named Great Goals, in 2013 to offer lessons in football, basketball and multi-sport ABC (Agility, Balance, Coordination).

05 September 2022

Teachers' Day: Institute That Teaches Crafts To Upskill Underprivileged Kids In Assam

Teachers' Day: Uttam Teron's Parijat Academy offers courses on computer learning, sewing, sports, dance, etc. to currently 700 kids from low-income groups who belong to 15 tribal villages in the state's Kamrup district


We The People: Assam's Elephant Man

Esmail Daimary was instrumental in creating the 56k bigha Gethsamane Joint Reserve Forest, which drastically reduced the decades-old man-elephant conflict in the region


Teachers' Day: How A 27-year-old Is Creating A Reading Movement In Kishanganj

Teachers' Day: The Book Club: Saquib Ahmed and other youth in Kishanganj district of Bihar are setting up public libraries and holding book fairs to motivate youngsters to read.

05 September 2022

Teachers' Day: A Madhya Pradesh Initiative Is Upskilling Marginalised Women And Finding Them Jobs

Teachers' Day: Founded by Surabhi Yadav, Sajhe Sapne is a Madhya Pradesh-based women-driven social enterprise committed to upskilling and providing modern jobs to women from marginalised sections and ensuring their financial...


We The People: The Scientist Who Dreamt Of Growing Lavender In J&K

Dr Shahid Rasool took over as scientist-in-charge of the CSIR field station in 2020. For the past many years, he has been on a mission to popularise lavender cultivation across Jammu and Kashmir and make the region one of...

23 August 2022

Teachers' Day: The Motihari Super-Man Behind Bihar's Super-30

Teachers' Day: Meet Premchandra Ram, Competitive Exam Coach and the man behind Bihar's Super-30 coaching centre.

05 September 2022

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We The People: How Neha Goyal Beat The Odds To Become A World-Class Hockey Player

Sonipat-born hockey player Neha Goyal turned her sleepless nights into medal heights. This is her story.

23 August 2022

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23 August 2022
We The People: Meet Than Singh, The Good Cop Fighting Ignorance In Delhi

We The People: Meet Than Singh, The Good Cop Fighting Ignorance In Delhi

Than Singh, who hails from Rajasthan, is a head police constable whose current post is at Red Fort, Delhi. Apart from his job, he also teaches slum children.


23 August 2022
We The People: Jharkhand's Water Warrior Simon Oraon Dreams Of An End To Scarcity

We The People: Jharkhand's Water Warrior Simon Oraon Dreams Of An End To Scarcity

Conservationist Simon Oraon has given his whole life to providing solutions to avert water crisis.


23 August 2022
We The People: How Madhubani Painting Helped A Domestic Help Find Her Place Under The Sun

We The People: How Madhubani Painting Helped A Domestic Help Find Her Place Under The Sun

Dulari Devi was awarded the Padma Shri for her contribution to Mithila painting, a traditional art form of Bihar.


23 August 2022
We The People: The Story Of Elami, A New Telugu Publishing House

We The People: The Story Of Elami, A New Telugu Publishing House

Started by the trio of Purnima Tammireddy, Rohith and Aditya Korrapati, the regional publishing house is set to publish its first title, a translation of...


23 August 2022
We The People: Addressing Disability With Humour

We The People: Addressing Disability With Humour

Sweta Mantrii, a Pune-based stand-up artiste with a disability uses her skits to highlight disability and biases associated to people with this condition


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23 August 2022
We The People: The Forest Has Rights

We The People: The Forest Has Rights

Mulwasi Bachao Manch is a Bastar-based anti-mining Adivasi group that undertake peaceful protests in Silger and work towards opening new frontiers at other...


23 August 2022
We The People: A School On Wheels

We The People: A School On Wheels

TejasAsia is a Delhi-based NGO that runs four mobile schools known as Hope Bus to provide education to children from impoverished and underprivileged homes.


23 August 2022
We The People: Anthology Of Hope

We The People: Anthology Of Hope

In a remote part of Bihar’s Gaya district whe­re hillocks jut out of the ground like shr­apnel, an old man dug a canal all by himself to get water to his...


23 August 2022
We The People | Of Green Thumbs And Good Hills: The 'Bhalo Pahar' Of Raska

We The People | Of Green Thumbs And Good Hills: The 'Bhalo Pahar' Of Raska

Kamal Chakraborty is a writer who runs the Bhalopahar Society dedicated to forest conservation and tribal development


23 August 2022
We The People | The Doctor Is Always In: Healing Touch for Ranchi’s Poorest

We The People | The Doctor Is Always In: Healing Touch for Ranchi’s Poorest

Dr Shyama Prasad Mukherjee of Ranchi has been providing medical attention to the poorest. His fee ranges from a smile to rupees five.


23 August 2022
We The People: Fighting Discrimination In Everyday Life

We The People: Fighting Discrimination In Everyday Life

Medical doctor and transgender activist, Dr Aqsa Shaikh, has faced myriad challenges, especially in her professional life as a medical student, a doctor, and...


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23 August 2022
We The People: Using Art To Bring Tribal Culture To The Mainstream

We The People: Using Art To Bring Tribal Culture To The Mainstream

Shiva Gor, from the Gor community—a subgroup of the Banjaras—in Maharashtra, visually represents the rich culture of his tribal community, in the hope to...


23 August 2022
We The People: The Migratory Beekeepers Fighting To Keep Bees And The Planet Alive

We The People: The Migratory Beekeepers Fighting To Keep Bees And The Planet Alive

Without bees, the world as we know it will cease to exist. Md Ariful Islam migrates to spread this message around this country and bring awareness about the...


23 August 2022
We The People: How A Doctor Saved One Of Kashmir’s Most Famous Meadows

We The People: How A Doctor Saved One Of Kashmir’s Most Famous Meadows

Used as a live firing range by security forces, Tosamaidan had turned into a death zone shells often killed civilians. Then Dr Shaikh Ghulam Rasool stepped in.


23 August 2022
We The People: The Matchmaker For Girls From Impoverished Families

We The People: The Matchmaker For Girls From Impoverished Families

Ashvini Jojra’s social work is going on under the canopy of Serving All Humanity Yearningly Over the Globe (Sehyog India), of which he is the...


23 August 2022
We The People: Girl From Haryana Paves The Way For Women's Rights

We The People: Girl From Haryana Paves The Way For Women's Rights

Jyoti, who became the first woman to graduate from Garhi Khajur village in Haryana’s Karnal district, is now a community leader


23 August 2022
We The People: The Seed Wizard Of Tehri Garhwal

We The People: The Seed Wizard Of Tehri Garhwal

A pioneer of the people’s movement starting from his village—Beej Bachao Andolan (Save Seeds Movement), Vijay Jardhari is a true crusader of the seed...


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