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The Real Kids Hero !

What’s special this October 27th? Well, most of us would say it’s a couple of days before Diwali and a time to celebrate. Yes, definitely it is a time to celebrate not just Diwali but Humanity as well. One man among us, is going to be honoured on an International …

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A SAMARITAN ON THE ROAD SIDE!!!

As I walk through the streets of Kochi, on an average day, I get kicked out of shops, beaten up, and on rare occassions even fed. Being fed leftovers, or even partially rotten food, is like a dream come true. But being touched upon by love, is a rare act …

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White Knight of the underprivileged

Sundarbans, a natural region comprising southern Bangladesh and a small part in the Indian state of West Bengal is famous for its unique mangrove forests. It is the world’s largest active delta region measuring about 40,000 sq. km. Every common man is surely aware of the beauty of this place …

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A ‘Prayaash’ for Prayaash

Much needed in every Indian’s heart is a need for change. There is a clear yet unmarked difference between India and Bharat. Bharat lags behind the growing rate of India in every perspective. It’s nice when celebrities give out a helping hand. But it’s cooler when a bunch of engineering …

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The Joy Of Giving

The signal turned red just as I pulled my car in front of it. Now I had no other option but to wait forever till it turned green again. I killed the engine and settled down for a long wait just as a horde of ragamuffins attacked me and the …

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Lakshmi Ashram A factory of good Samaritans in the hills
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Lakshmi Ashram: A home to the needy

Self-sustainability is widely accepted as a principle of human development. Thus creation of independence is an important to uplift the underprivileged sections of our society. This is exactly what Lakshmi Ashram, a very unique form of school in Uttarakhand, intends to achieve. Situated at the base of Nanda Devi in …

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Azim Premji: Philanthropy through Education
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Azim Premji: Philanthropy through Education

There are many business tycoons who turn into partial or full time philanthropists. We have heard of many international leaders and software developers earning the huge bucks shifting their primary focus to uplifting the society or a particular underprivileged class. From actors like Salman Khan conducting Being Human campaigns to …

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The Man Who Knew
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The Man Who Knew – Nikola Tesla

We all tend to look at social service in different ways. It depends on how one defines ‘social’. According to me, to help the world as a whole is to help each and every living soul in it. We have Blue Cross to aid animals and Red Cross to help …

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The Bindi Project: Spreading the message of love
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The Bindi Project: Spreading the message of love

Today, cases of rape, molestation, abuse, harassment are ever increasing. One only has to switch on the news to be flooded with reports of such unfortunate incidents. Last year’s Nirbhaya case is still fresh in our minds. As these condemnable incidents keep on happening, our politicians and leaders continue to …

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The Internet s Own Kid Aaron Swartz
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The Internet’s Own Kid-Aaron Swartz

Unjust laws exist; shall we be content to obey them , Or shall we endeavor to amend them, And obey them until we have succeeded, Or shall we transgress them at once? When American philosopher Thoreau gave these lines he would never have imagined the impact it would have over …

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