Founders of Thinkerbell labs
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World’s 1st ‘Self-Learning’ Braille Device is Changing the Way Blind Kids Learn

In 2014, when Sanskriti Dawle, Aman Srivastava, Dilip Ramesh, and Saif Shaikh were in the second year of college at BITS Pilani (Goa), they were…

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This Lawyer Led India To Adopt World’s 1st Nationwide Family Planning Scheme

Before India pioneered nationwide family planning in 1952, concepts like ‘birth control’ and ‘agency of women’ seemed foreign at best, given that forced maternity and…

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World’s Fastest Charging 3-Wheeler Unveiled: Meet the 2 EV Startups Behind It

Little more than two years ago, Dr Amitabh Saran, the founder of Bengaluru-based electric vehicle (EV) venture, Altigreen Propulsion Labs, set a challenge before Arun…

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4 Indian Innovators Among World’s Top 50 Gastronomy Gamechangers

Four young Indian innovators in the field of gastronomy were recently named in 50 Next, a prestigious list that celebrates next generation leaders who are…

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Satish Kumar Haryana innovates fully automated brich making machine
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Dropout Builds World’s 1st Automated Brick-Making & Laying Machine

Sonipat born Satish Kumar’s family owned a brick-making company which shut down in 2010 after incurring huge losses. Instead of being disheartened, Satish, then 32,…

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At the Samaritan Mission School by Mamoon Akhtar
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Tuition Teacher Starts School Recognised Among World’s Top 10

‘If you cannot pay the fee, you cannot sit for the examination.’ Having heard these words in class 7, Mamoon Akhtar carried the pain of…

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Jothi Viknesh travels through India in his electric autorickshaw
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World’s Longest Journey In An E-Auto From Bengaluru to Bum La Pass

Log kya kahenge? This is the mindset that Jothi Viknesh, a 32-year-old from Tamil Nadu, sought to defeat when he undertook a trip around India…

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Indian With World’s 1st Patent for ‘Digital Vaccines’ Shares How They Work

For the past 12 years, Bhargav Sri Prakash and his team at FriendsLearn — a bio and health tech startup with offices in Chennai and…

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The Cholas, One of the World’s Longest-Ruling Dynasties

“The Cholas are coming,” reads the caption on many posts sharing the magnificent teaser of ‘Ponniyin Selvan’, Mani Ratnam’s magnum opus, which is based on…

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Map of India’s Top Renewable Energy Projects, Including World’s Largest Solar Park

This article is part of a deep dive to celebrate Environment Day by highlighting individual and community action that leads to large scale impact on…

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