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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Swami Vivekananda | Youthopia
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Swami Vivekananda

Swami Vivekananda, as the entire world knows is the culture creator of the world. If it is about Samaritans, the preaching’s of Swami Vivekananda still jingles in every ear. He brought forth a new understanding of religion. He threw light on the fact that religion is as equally scientific as …

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Mother Teresa’s Nirmal Hriday

The famous English essayist and lexicographer Samuel Johnson has said – ” Kindness is in our power, even when fondness is not.” Altruism is intrinsic to being human, and even if a person is not your favourite or is a stranger to you, yet you can feel compassion for him. …

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People s President Jos Mujica
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People’s President Jos Mujica

When we talk of charity and actually helping the needy in our country, we all think of public-spirited people who may be lawyers or NGO workers. With the changing business scenario, even the corporates have started practicing what is known as Corporate Social Responsibility, building hospitals and the like. But …

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Jolie’s Life Beyond Glamour

“We cannot close ourselves off to information and ignore the fact that millions of people are out there suffering. I honestly want to help. I don’t believe I feel differently from other people. I think we all want justice and equality, a chance for a life with meaning. All of …

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Fathers- Our truest source of inspiration

“Someone so huge , Someone so big Who never complaints,and never does dig Though he never speaks much, Yet his love never rusts. Someone who holds those fingers too small And lifts them up so I can walk after crawl I start to walk, I start to run But there …

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ImpARTing Happiness

Absolutely no one would be unfamiliar with the sight of poor children running from car to car, windshield to windshield, cajoling people to buy some of the wares they are selling or begging for some money. How many of us care to give so much as a second glance to …

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