Society

Hi-tech transport

Hi-tech transport

April 11, 2016

In a push towards automation, Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC) is launching new driverless trains in the city, with a trial run from July 1, 2016. Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC) is launching 81 driverless metros and it will start testing them in July. The trains, which ar...

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Sikh Welfare and Awareness Team

Sikh Welfare and Awareness Team

March 11, 2016

The Sikh Welfare and Awareness Team (S.W.A.T.), which was started by the Sikh community residing in London, runs a S.W.A.T. van in the capital city of England that supplies food and other essentials to homeless people in London. The Sikh Welfare and Awareness Team was established...

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India’s Third Gender
Students from Langley help girls in Indian brothels

Students from Langley help girls in Indian brothel

February 22, 2016

On February 12, 2016, David Punnamannil and a team of fellow Trinity Western University students from British Columbia, Canada, launched ‘Lighthouse Voyage’, a non-profit organisation committed to rescue trafficked women and girls from the Indian brothels.   David Punnam...

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The Unequal Republic

The Unequal Republic

January 19, 2016

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Bill Rock Foundation

Bill Rock Foundation

January 8, 2016

The New Delhi World Book Fair in January 9-17 and the Jaipur Literature Festival, January 21-25, are good opportunities to buy books and offer them to underprivileged kids, like the ones Bill Rock Foundation provide schooling to in Laxmi Nagar, in East Delhi. The kids are taking ...

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Soulcialtravel, NGO and Website

Soulcialtravel, NGO and Website

December 11, 2015

A unique Delhi-based NGO connects the right volunteers with the right social initiatives. Soulcialtravel is a unique NGO (Non-Governmental Organisation) in the Indian landscape. It connects people, in particular foreigners and expats, with selected Indian NGOs and social projects...

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Ecological fight

Ecological fight

November 23, 2015

Pollution, deforestation, ozone depletion – there are numerous factors culminating in climatic changes that today threaten not only human beings but the very existence of our planet. To reverse this negative trend, several eco-warriors have sprung since Rachel Lious Carson ...

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Les derniers éléphants de Delhi
Trivia of a Blunt Profession