Gujarat’s MMR Dips, In-Line With UN’s SDGs 

May 28, 2022 2:29 pm

While pregnancy and becoming a mother are times of great joy for most women, for some childbirth turns into a nightmare, and, at times, a grave tragedy. Among all the health indicators, maternal mortality is a very important one as it shows the position women hold in society. Today, May 28, 2022, is the International […]

A Tribute To Tea: The Cup That Uplifts! 

May 21, 2022 10:31 am

My apologies to coffee lovers, but this one is all about tea. Today, May 21, 2022, being International Tea Day, it’s important to express what tea means to so many people. A cup of tea makes you feel upbeat, recharges the brain and energises you as no other beverage can.  Tea is a product of […]

A Unique Support Group For Mental Health Launched In Ahmedabad 

May 11, 2022 5:13 pm

Members can share their experiences and problems in a safe, non-judgemental space. It was a joyful evening. The meaningful conversation and subtle insights were interspersed with frequent laughter. The first meeting of ‘Ekaaa’, a support group for people with mental health issues, was an unqualified success. The proof: Members left with smiles on their faces […]

A Platform That Taps Creativity in Kids

May 6, 2022 6:46 pm

Children from 140 towns and cities in India and abroad send contributions in the form of written pieces, art work or photos to Bookosmia Bookosmia (which means ‘smell of books’) is a platform that promotes creativity among children. The venture is headquartered in Bengaluru but it receives contributions from children located in 140 towns and […]

Here Children Bond With Animals Making For A Compassionate Society

April 2, 2022 9:54 am

This 2000-square-feet area in Ghuma, Ahmedabad, is a very special place. It’s a place where rescued animals are taken care of lovingly for life. It’s also a place where children visit to interact with these ‘companion animals’ – donkeys, pigs, rabbits, guinea pigs, mice, goats, sheep, chicken, turkey, ducks, geese, pigeons – nearly 20 species […]

Why Is There A Gender Pay Gap At Senior levels In Corporate India?

March 6, 2022 5:43 pm

Today, International Women’s Day, is a day to celebrate the strides women have made in many spheres. It’s the time to focus on their struggles, triumphs, talents, and achievements. It’s also a day to focus on women’s rights and the discrimination faced by women in the workplace.   A recent research report by a faculty member […]