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Yashveer Singh

  Story of Yashveer Singh  – Country head of Ashoka Youth Venture who started his life from a remote village school in Pilani “Dreams are not that you see in sleep, Dreams are those that do not let you sleep”, these famous words from the People’s President of India Dr APJ Abdul Kalam, resonate in …

It is well known that social media is a great tool that works wonders to connect people across geographies. It helps us to stay connected with the world and voice our opinions on the web. But do we know each and every person living in our immediate neighborhoods? How well are we connected to our …

STORY OF  YOUNG INDIA FELLOW AND ASHOKA YOUTH VENTURER- ASHWEETHA SHETTY “There is not much to write about me”, she said when I spoke to her for the first time. By the end of the conversation, I realised she was wrong! Mukkudal Village of Tirunelveli district in Tamil Nadu, lives out of beedi rolling and …

Simplicity beats Complexity of Science – Story of Supreet Deshpande When children in Indian education system, choose pathways of engineering, medical, commerce, humanities and arts at early stages of schooling, they either try to run away from fearful and non-interesting subjects, or they chalk out a career path early. But little do they realize the …

Meet Rajeev Kumar – A serial entrepreneur and investor who is mentoring budding entrepreneurs from all around the country. World over, although kingdoms have turned into democratic republics, but royal families have basked in their royalty over generations. Born in one of the oldest royal families of the world in Mavelikara district in Kerala, a prince did part …

e-Vidyaloka : Taking e-School to Rural India   While quality education is oversupplied to children in urban India, it still remains an elusive dream for children in rural India. On one hand, there are plenty of passionate teachers with abundant knowledge and effective teaching skills across the country, on the other hand there are not enough to …

Who could ever think that potholed roads in Boston can parent two students of Massachusetts Institute Of Technology (MIT) into acclaimed Entrepreneurs ! The young Indian American , Shakeel Avadhany, because of his frustration in drive to college through the potholed roads in the city, made him observe what actually happens to the shock absorbers …