Swimming camels, mangrove islands of Kutch face mounting challenges (Feature)

Bhuj (Gujarat) |Thursday, 2019 1:45:34 PM IST

In the land of contrasts that Kutch is, winter is the lean feeding season for its unique breed of Kharai camels. These camels, unlike the kind most of us are familiar with, are typically dependent on

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Woman acid attack survivor turns saviour for burn victims (IANS Special Series)

Bengaluru |Sunday, 2019 3:15:04 PM IST

Even 12 years after she survived an acid attack by a jilted lover during a train journey to Delhi from her hometown Varanasi in Uttar Pradesh in April 2006, Pragya Singh remains a beacon of hope for s

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How an all-women driving school is giving wings to women (IANS Special Series)

Mathura/Agra |Sunday, 2018 10:45:05 AM IST

On any busy traffic crossing in the historic Mughal city of Agra, one would be surprised to see the number of women on two-wheelers. Not only young girls, but more and more middle-aged women, includin

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