THESE YOUTH FROM SLUMS ARE ACHIEVING GOALS BY SCORING GOALS – SLUM SOCCER Football has always been the most favorite sport on the planet where billions of people around the globe follow it as a religion and acts as an emotional epicenter for many nationalities. A group of 22 people chasing a ball around and …

How Kalyan Akkipeddi transformed a barren land into a space of Abundance. The story was originally published on Oct 17,2015 and updated on March 2019 Born and brought up in Hindupur, Anantpur Dist. Andhra Pradesh, Kalyan Akkipeddi never liked school. So after being homeschooled till 12th, and pursuing B-Tech and MBA, he followed his peers, …

A 17- member jury headed by acclaimed filmmaker and actor Amol Palekar has selected the Marathi language feature COURT as India’s entry for best foreign language film to compete at the Academy Awards (Oscars) next year. Directed by Chaitanya Tamhane, COURT is his debut feature film. The film presents a hard hitting non-linear account of …

Have you ever wished to go for a holiday to the remotest villages of India to discover their culture? Have you ever thought of taking a break and go for a trip to Himalayas and stroll in the hilly villages of Nepal? Meet Ritesh Garg, a management professional and an alumnus of FMS – Banaras Hindu …

A writer constantly writes because he is tormented by his thoughts, he constantly needs to prove to himself and to others that he is actually worth something. Laxman Rao is one such story teller who has 24 literary works to his name out of which 12 have been printed and 6 re printed. But his …

Born in a Muslim family in Makhtapur, a small village in Khirka Block in Harda District, Firoj Khan was always concerned about the plight of Muslim women. He saw that Muslim girls had very little education, because of an orthodox thinking, the purdah system, etc, and as compared to other communities, their condition was severely …

If you have an M.tech degree from IIT Kharagpur, with a great job package and a job with the IBM, what would you do with your life? Work hard, Party harder , excessively socialize and enjoy life? Meet Girish Mahale, who came back to his hometown of Pandurna in Chhindwara district of Madhya Pradesh, leaving …

Mumbai | TOC Network The word youth has always been shrouded by ambiguity since times immemorial. A flurry of researches, studies and debates have been conducted to find out the core emotions, aspirations and motivations attached with a youth, but the ambiguity still persists. A sort of radical and bleak perspective says that youth represents the …