When a person scales Mount Everest, we immediately gain respect for his/her determination and bravery. What if we told you that person was 50 years old when he did it and mountaineering is not..
The Param Vir Chakra (PVC) is India's highest military decoration, awarded for displaying distinguished acts of valour during wartime. Param Vir Chakra translates as the "Greatest of the Ultimate Brave", and the award is grant..
Chidambaram Nair, a 93-year-old native of Kozhikode in Kerala, is a retired school teacher who has been organic farming since he was a child. He credits his health to the practice, and consumes only the produce he grows himself. ven a..
Chairwoman of Cancer Institute, senior oncologist, and doyen of cancer care in India Dr. V Shanta, 94, died at a private hospital in Chennai on Tuesday. 55 am. Her body was placed at the Cancer Institute’s old building where..
Meet Rama Krishna Yelamanchili, a professor of finance at ICFAI University in Hyderabad and he has found a way to help MBA graduates get jobs. According to The New Indian Express, Rama has created an integrated approach for online teaching ..
A five-year-old Indian origin girl from Vestal, New York has made headlines by sending hundreds of handmade cards and cakes to a local nursing home for its residents to feel special over the holiday season. The girl, Arnaya Chopra, made 200 festive cards for th..
When Kala Bagai, and her husband Vaishno Das Bagai, arrived at Berkeley in 1915, there were only close to 2,000 Indians living in the US. he year was 1915, when India was s..
During the early days of the stringent lockdown due to COVID-19 pandemic, many poor, needy and migrant workers had to suffer with the lack of food and shelter as they were stranded without jobs and money in their hands. However, many real heroes came up during this time who went..
Sonu Sood is continuing his humanitarian efforts amid the covid-19 crisis. In his latest initiative, the actor has gifted e-rickshaws to those who lost their source of income due to the pandemic and the lockdown that disrupted the global economy. The initiative is called ‘Khud Kamaao Ghar ..
Gitanjali Rao, a 15-year-old Indian-American scientist and inventor, was named Time Magazine’s first-ever Kid of the Year. The US-based publication announced..
An Egyptian scuba diver, Saddam Al-Kilany, has remained under water for nearly six entire days in a bid to set a new world record. Videos from the attempt and other documenta..
Air India’s first woman pilot Harpreet Singh has been appointed as the CEO of the state-run airline’s subsidiary Alliance Air, becoming the first-ever woman to head an Indian carrier. Singh, who is ..
Today is the birthday of the famous nuclear physicist, Homi Jehangir Bhabha, popularly known as the father of Indian Nuclear Programme. The brilliant physicist was the founding dir..
A law student from Hyderabad has written the Bhagavad Gita on 4,042 grains of rice as part of her recent project on micro art. Ramagiri Swarika said that she worked for almost 150 hours to create the beautiful masterpiece..
Learning is one of the overcommunicated but underleveraged tools of the common entrepreneur. Everyone talks about methods of learning, but few people find realistic and authentic tech..
From being the people's President to spearheading the development of the most significant Indian missiles, late President Dr APJ Abdul Kalam has contributed to the development of the country in different spheres. As an aerospace scientist, Kalam worked with India's two majo..
Paul R Milgrom and Robert B Wilson jointly won this year's Nobel Prize in Economics. The Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences announced the winners of the Sveri..
Indian para-badminton star Manasi Joshi has been featured on the cover of Time Magazine's Next Generation Leader. The 31-year-old had announced herself on the big stage last year when she won ..
An old man from Odisha has been teaching children under a tree without charging a single penny for over 75 years now. Nanda Prasty, the old teacher, teaches not only little children but also the elderly at night. He suggests kids be sent to primary schools after completing class 4 to f..
When 8-year-old Indian climate change activist Licypriya Kangujam is older, she wants to launch a solo mission to the moon to research ways to save planet earth. One of the world’s you..