Ayyamittu Unn -The Community Fridge feeding the hungry

Ayyamittu Unn -The Community Fridge feeding the hungry

by Kavya Krishna, September 6, 2017

Hunger is one of the most common problems in a developing country with huge population, like ours. The government schemes are falling short to make the ends meet. But, there are few examples where the citizens and communities step up to do their bit in helping the needy. Let me … Continue reading

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5 Reasons Why You Should Attend TEDxHyderabad

5 Reasons Why You Should Attend TEDxHyderabad

by Ashwina Garg, September 6, 2017

I have always loved listening to TED Talks on YouTube and last year was the first time I attended a TEDxHyderabad event. My mind was blown! I had never seen such a large gathering of interesting people come together at one place at the same time. EVER. So if you … Continue reading

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Storytelling. We are full of stories.

Storytelling. We are full of stories.

by Abhinay Renny, September 5, 2017

Years back, people used to gather twice a day when the sun was all red, at dawn and at dusk. People shared stories among themselves describing their dreams, fears, inhibitions and what not. Storytelling is one of our oldest art forms. It stimulates the imagination and builds a sense of … Continue reading

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The Journey So Far – TEDxHyderabad

The Journey So Far – TEDxHyderabad

by Varun Rastogi, September 5, 2017

With less than a month to go for TEDxHyderabad’s flagship 2500 curated attendee event of the year, themed “DO” and being held at the majestic Gachibowli indoor stadium it’s time to pause and look back at the journey it has been and how far we have come.   It all … Continue reading

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10 must watch TED Talks

10 must watch TED Talks

by Varun Rastogi, September 4, 2017

TED talks can be moving,inspiring or just plain down awesome. While TED has an almost endless array of a topics, here are 10 TED talks you must watch: 10.  Mother Nature has nurtured humankind since forever, is it now time that we mother nature? In this visually striking TED talk … Continue reading

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Save whales to save the society

Save whales to save the society

by Abhinay Renny, August 29, 2017

People need air to breathe, water to drink, food to eat, new medicines, a climate we can live in, beauty, inspiration and recreation. We need to know we belong to something bigger than ourselves. We want a better future for those we care about. We also want a better future … Continue reading

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Role-models for future women leaders

Role-models for future women leaders

by Tejaswi Kasarla, August 29, 2017

When I started working on women’s history about thirty years ago, the field did not exist. People didn’t think that women had a history worth knowing.                                                                                                                                                                              —Gerda Lerner, Women and History (1986 – 1993) There is a dramatic change in the role of women worldwide in the last century. … Continue reading

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Women and Entrepreneurship

Women and Entrepreneurship

by Ashwina Garg, August 23, 2017

Leela (all names have been changed for privacy) is famous in her community for her yummy cupcakes, brownies and birthday cakes. Her lovely pastries have become famous through word-of-mouth and she now earns a tidy sum which she uses to pay some of her household bills. Shruti is the mother … Continue reading

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Rethinking mental health in India

Rethinking mental health in India

by Tejaswi Kasarla, August 21, 2017

Human mind is a marvel of chemical reactions and neural impulses which makes a human a conscious and intelligent being. Human race is the most advanced among all the existing species on earth, or arguably, the whole universe. Our fast paced technological successes have eliminated few diseases from the face … Continue reading

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The Mysterious Mountain Girl -Jaahnavi Sriperambuduru

The Mysterious Mountain Girl -Jaahnavi Sriperambuduru

by Rahul Garg, August 21, 2017

Jaahnavi is on her Mission to climb all the highest peak of 7 continents known as #Mission7Summit and to reach the farthest point on the globe “The South Pole” and “The North Pole” to contest for the Gland Slam Youngest Girl in the World. She became the youngest girl in … Continue reading

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