This Youngster Is Saving Lives By Filling Potholes!
Even the youth of this great nation have understood their responsibility, and are trying to fulfill their duties as Indians and as human beings. Working for humanity itself is what we can learn from them.
India and China have helped the Earth get greener over the last 20 years!
India and China have helped the Earth get greener over the last 20 years! NASA found this and reported in the journal, Nature Sustainability. Afforestation projects in India and China have together reversed the browning of the earth and made it greener than it was in the mid-1990s. Completely away from popular perception, that says that due to rapid industrialization, India or China or both, may be the real culprits in the browning of the planet and could be the prime reason for Climate change. It’s not. NASA, a US agency, has proven so. The maps that they have come […]
6 things you should know about Animal Ark at Hemalkasa
‘Animal Ark’ a place where animals and humans both live the life of their dreams.
INDIA BUILDS AN EXCLUSIVE HOSPITAL FOR ELEPHANTS
India has high regard for elephants. But these beautiful animals still face many challenges. They are susceptible to wildlife poachers, habitat loss, and a lack of medical facilities. The mahouts often mistreat their domesticated elephants. Health care for elephants is a major concern due to many reasons. But these gentle giants are finally getting the deserved respect and love with the opening of India’s first elephant hospital. Health Care For Elephants: TAKING INITIATIVE Wildlife SOS, a not for profit association, opened the hospital in Mathura, on November 16th, near the Elephant Conservative and Care Center. The hospital is a collaborative effort of […]
CONSTABLE OPENS SCHOOL FOR TRIBAL CHILDREN
Education is the best gift. It is a means of sustenance by facilitating livelihoods. Unfortunately, in today’s world, there are still many people with limited access to education. Constable Arup Kumar Bandopadhyay rose above a bleak situation and helped the backward Sabar tribe, get a school. NEED FOR A SCHOOL Bandopadhyay built the school in Purulia village, West Bengal. He has made provisions for 112 students to live and study at the school. Growing up in his native tribal village, Punchar Parui, Bandopadhyay knew what it was to face a daily struggle for existence. He had always wanted to help […]
22-YEAR-OLD SETS UP AN INNOVATION SCHOOL IN ODISHA VILLAGE
A cluster of villages on an island near Cuttack in Odisha has produced a real-life hero. At 22, Anil Pradhan completed his education and founded the International Public School for Rural Innovation (IPSRI) in Baral village. His school offers rural children free education in science, technology, and innovation. As a child, Pradhan had to cycle 12 kilometres daily, to get to school, since there were none near his village. The treacherous journey is what eventually led to his quest for innovation. PRADHAN’S MOTIVATION Anil’s father worked for the Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF), and his mother was the principal of […]
MARICO INITIATIVE INCREASES PRODUCTIVITY OF COCONUT FARMERS
Indian consumer goods company, Marico Ltd., is aiming to increase the overall productivity of coconut farmers, using upgraded technology. Marico’s flagship brand, Parachute, is closely associated with this cause. The firm has adopted the ‘Kalpavriksha’ initiative, which helps coconut farmers increase yield by training them in various aspects of coconut farming. According to Udayraj Prabhu, Executive VP and head- Procurement, Marico, “For any kind of farming to be self-sustaining and commercially lucrative, right knowledge should be imparted.” The Kalpavriksha programme highlights Marico’s purpose to make a difference to coconut farmers, who are important for their business. It is currently functional […]
A Man Is ‘Healing Himalayas’ One Waste-Collecting Trek At A Time
People forget to dispose the litter in a responsible way. But one man has taken the responsibility of making the Himalayas garbage free.
A Karnataka Villager Builds a Bridge to Help Children Go to School
It takes a deed not a degree to make the world a better place, which is what 32-year-old Balakrishna, from Karnataka, did to bring positive change. Balakrishna took the initiative to build a bridge because of the lack of one, made it difficult for his village children to get to school. Instead of waiting for the authorities to act, he used his savings to build the bridge. What triggered the bridge? Polipu village in Shishila, Belthangady is hard hit every rainy season. However, the difficulties worsened when the bridge across the Kapila river gave in this year. It was a […]