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    Kerala may have a record literacy rate for women but their numbers are growing only in low-paying jobs.
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Leaving tiger watching to raise rice Ecologist Debal Deb, who did his post-doctoral research from IISc in…
The crorepati writer He's the man who gives Big B his lines. RD Tailang, the writer of KBC.
Chennai-Toronto express Review Raja is a Canadian enthusiast whose quirky video reviews of Tamil…
Don't parrot, perform Maestro Buddhadev Dasgupta will hold a masterclass on ragas.
A man's man Shivananda Khan spent his life speaking up for men who have sex with men.
Bhowmick and the first family of Indian football At first glance, it would be the craziest set-up in professional football.
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The end of Detroit
Jobs in Detroit's car factories are moving to India.
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Anand marte nahin...
India's first superstar died almost a lonely life.
Robin Roy
Angry young petitioners
Meet some of India’s youngest PIL crusaders who have exchanged lazy café sessions for the grind of litigation work.
Law Life

Legal fees are on the house

Lubna Kably
Corporate social responsibility has entered India's legal corridors. Top law firms and lawyers are doing pro bono so that they can give back to society.
Law & Behold

The good fight

Lubna Kably
Law firms deal with every pro bono assignment as diligently as they would handle a top client engagement.

TOO BIG FOR THEIR BOOTS

Tall tales

Sharmila Ganesan Ram
Tall tales For India's tallest family, life is about finding shoes that fit to cinema seats with legroom.
Inner City

Dharavi asia's largest puzzle

Sowmya Rajaram
An eyesore of blue tarpaulin, or a complex warren teeming with promise and enterprise? Describe it how you will but there's no denying its endless fascination for poets and writers.
The migration out of Patna

Home can be the place you want to leave

Malini Nair
Amitava Kumar attempts to capture the essence of Patna in a short biography, quite unattractively titled 'A Matter of Rats'.
RICE MAN

Leaving tiger watching to raise rice

Ashok Pradhan
Ecologist Debal Deb, who did his post-doctoral research from IISc in Bangalore, started his folk rice gene bank Vrihi in 1997.

Voice of the poor

Film fighters

Film fighters

Video volunteers have been shooting short, candid film clips on official apathy.

ORGANIC GROWTH

The magician's way

The magician's way

A farmer uses his fertile imagination to promote organic farming in Bihar.

INFO-TAINMENT

The crorepati writer

The crorepati writer

He's the man who gives Big B his lines. RD Tailang, the writer of KBC.
An Equal World
Lessons in love

Lessons in love

Manjari Mishra | July 6, 2013
A children's magazine introduces teen readers to homosexuality.
masterclass
Don't parrot, perform

Don't parrot, perform

Purnima Sharma | July 6, 2013
Maestro Buddhadev Dasgupta will hold a masterclass on ragas.
The Waste Warriors
What rubbish?

What rubbish?

Surojit Gupta | July 6, 2013
'Garbage girl' is busy picking up trash to keep the hill towns clean.
toeing to victory
Foot soldiers unite

Foot soldiers unite

Nidhi Jamwal | July 6, 2013
Walking Project, a citizen-driven initiative, is inspiring pedestrians to reclaim the footpaths.
Dose Of Reality
Bad medicine

Bad medicine

Rupali Mukherjee | June 29, 2013
The US investigation into the Ranbaxy and Wockhardt manufacturing facilities in India has turned the spotlight on the quality of drugs in the…

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