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  Newsmakers   16 Feb 2017

Newsmakers, 16 Feb 2017

A short film celebrating contribution of 3 women scientists behind ‘Mangalyan’

The movie not only captures the leap that India took to space, but also documents the leap the country took in terms of gender.

16 Feb 2017 8:50 PM

Vikas Swarup is India’s new High Commissioner to Canada

Gopal Baglay who is the Joint Secretary of the Pakistan, Iran, Afghanistan division in MEA, will succeed Swarup.

16 Feb 2017 8:01 PM

This amputee Yogi is inspiring thousands of people on Instagram

The yogi is also a volleyball player and dancer

16 Feb 2017 6:04 PM

Blind by birth, J&K computer teacher inspires visually impaired

Presently, an instructor at a computer institute in Srinagar, he is providing training to other blind youth.

16 Feb 2017 2:44 PM

Emotional Kutcher gives testimony about his anti-trafficking foundation

The actor's testimony came ahead of the annual Shine a Light on Slavery Day which is on 23 February.

16 Feb 2017 1:14 PM


Stroke of true enterprise

Agnishwar started swimming at the age of three — it came to him naturally.

16 Feb 2017 5:37 AM