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Saturday, July 04, 2020

Stories of Strength


Biryani in Banka: Migrants bring taste of Hyderabad home

July 04, 2020 3:09 pm

The migrants were a group of culinary artists, specialists in making the famed biryani and kebabs of Hyderabad. The lockdown and the shutting of restaurants had forced them to return to their villages — all in Fullidummar block of Banka district.

Delhi lawyer switches to fighting for Covid-19 cases denied beds in hospitals

July 03, 2020 4:19 pm

With hospitals across the board denying admission to suspected patients citing lack of beds, a Delhi lawyer took it upon himself to offer some relief to such people, with some help from the courts.

Youth with risky Covid-19 job has bigger fears to tackle

July 01, 2020 9:30 pm

"While stepping out of home, who is not scared of death? We are doing the job risking our lives and the public continues to roam around irresponsibly. This has to stop..."

Keeping Nizamuddin Basti safe with masks that spread light on our heritage

June 29, 2020 6:14 pm

The masks stitched by women of the Insha-e-Noor collective are placed in the community toilets, schools, and the community centre for anybody to take… almost everyone stepping out in the neighbourhood seems to sport one

Tough lessons: As they take on COVID-19, junior doctors have to fight fear of the future too

June 23, 2020 4:24 pm

“We are in a war and we cannot run away. As professionals, we will continue to do our best.”

Datta Meshtru is back, this time teaching online classes for locked down students

June 18, 2020 6:16 pm

The 67-year-old former legislator, fondly known as Datta Meshtru (teacher in Kannada), has been teaching mathematics to Class X students on his Facebook page since lockdown began and exams were postponed.

Colouring, breathing activities, and more: How you can keep your child engaged in lockdown

June 15, 2020 10:50 am

With schools shut, children are also bound to feel more agitated and confused than ever, causing them to react in ways that may be new for parents.

From feeding the stranded to helping them get home, Delhi Samaritans become helping hand for many

June 12, 2020 8:00 pm

The team’s efforts have likely impacted the lives of eight lakh persons in distress, gaining appreciation from authorities

For school principal, new role becomes a lesson in management, and patience

June 05, 2020 6:28 pm

When the shelter was also designated as a hunger relief camp a few weeks into the lockdown, Rani had her job cut out. With a staff of six at her disposal, she was prepared for the challenge.

The coconut climbers from Chhattisgarh: Stuck in ‘new home’, but they still want to give back

June 01, 2020 7:04 pm

Their incomes came to a standstill during the first phase of the nationwide lockdown, cutting a deep hole in many of their savings. But, still, they didn’t want to be left behind, contributing to the CM's relief fund.


26/11 Stories of Strength: Survivors to share accounts of personal triumph

November 26, 2017 5:02 pm

Nine years after terrorists killed at least 166 people in Mumbai on November 26,2008, Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis, actor Amitabh Bachchan and poet lyricist Prasoon Joshi will take the stage at a memorial event on Sunday to listen to survivor's accounts of their personal triumph over terror in the years since.


26/11: Stories of Strength full event video

June 22, 2020 6:06 pm

Watch the third edition of 26/11 Stories of Strength memorial event at the Gateway of India, Mumbai.

26/11: Stories of Strength | Address by Hansraj Ahir, MOS Home

June 22, 2020 6:10 pm

26/11: Stories of Strength | Address by Hansraj Ahir, MOS Home