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Nepal teen born without use of arms or legs makes beautiful art

While the earthquake last year spelt disaster for many Nepalis, 16-year-old Amir Bomjon got a chance to make something of his life. Born handicapped to an impoverished family in Palung, he watched his mother work herself to the bone to support the family. Because of his physical state, he grew up feeling like a burden. When the earthquake struck, relief …

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Story of Shaheen Mistri Who Works With Slum Kids and in the Most Beautiful Way

This is the story of Shaheen Mistri, a woman who loves children and believes in educating and empowering them. Her focus is on children from economically weak background as she envisions building a movement of leaders for educational reform in India. She started teaching 15 children in a single-room borrowed classroom but today covers 3,500 children in 58 centres and …

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Agrini : An initiative to teach rural school children by donated computers

httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZwmH6zHy1cw Agrini Founder Gaurav Jaiswal Selected India’s best social innovation by T.I.S.S , Mumbai In a Rural Anganwadi in Seoni , Madhya Pradesh Changing lives of students via Old computers Adopt a Center , Donate a Pc Contact : gourav1009@gmail.com , agrini.society@gmail.com Like on :http://www.facebook.com/home.php#!/pages/Agrini-Org/115431775190742    

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Amitabh Bachchan on Bharat Calling’s co-founder Sandeep Mehto as “Anokhi Misaal” on KBC 8

Amitabh Bachchan on Bharat Calling’s co-founder Sandeep Mehto as “Anokhi Misaal” on KBC 8 Amitabh Bachchan on Bharat Calling’s Co-founder & Dont Give Up Member Sandeep Mehto as “Anokhi Misaal” on KBC 8 I meet Sandeep Mehto at the T.I.S.S Top 12 Social Innovation Awards in 2011-12 .  The two day convention was an amazing experience which helped us meet like …

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This Police Constable Spends His Entire Salary so 40 Kids Can go to School

Meet Arup Mukherjee, a constable at the New Alipore police station in Kolkata, who has a very special dream. He wants to provide quality education and a secure future to the 40 children he is working with right now. And for that, he spends his entire salary on them. Picture for representation only. Source: Flickr This constable’s entire salary goes …

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The Inspiring Stories of 30 children who were awarded the National Child Awards 2015

Thirty children from across India received the National Child Awards for Exceptional Achievement, 2015, on the occasion of Children’s Day. The awards were presented by President Pranab Mukherjee, in a ceremony at the Rashtrapati Bhavan. The National Child Award for Exceptional Achievement was introduced in 1996 and is awarded by the Department of Women and Child Development every year to …

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