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Son Of Sweeper To Staring At Oscar Awards Story Of Sunny Pawar

Sitting outside his family home in the Kunchi Kurve Nagar slum near Mumbai’s airport, Sunny recalls being whisked around the world with an international film crew. “It was like a dream,” he says. Mumbai slumkid and Lion star Sunny Pawar basked in the limelight at the 89th Academy Awards ceremony where he won accolades from the audience having some of …

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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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