When I first met Gauranshi I didn’t know then that my idea of “inspiration” was going to change. At that time, I just saw a young badminton player who couldn’t speak or hear but her cheerfulness spread through her sparkling eyes and the biggest smile on her face. When I met her again 4 years …

I was born in one of the most densely populated cities of India, Varanasi. It has always been my home. I was 7 years old when I started studying in a school run by a non-profit organization called ‘Bagh Devi Children’s Art School’. My education was free. They provided us with books, notebooks and other …

Bhopal based youth entrepreneurs Priyanka Gupta and Ameya Waingankar have found a way to use waste flowers from religious sites to turn it into a useful item. Assisted by the members of the Bhopal startup community, the duo are making incense sticks out of flowers which are thrown from temples and idol-immersion sites. The two …

It could have been an ordinary day at college for Pallavi. But it was her pro-activeness that changed somebody’s day, and eventually her life. As fate would have it, she did not quite follow the typical trail. Pallavi used to notice how Julien, an exchange student from the Republic of Congo, often asked her questions …